the 33rd Annual George Washington Parkway Classic


Dates of Event: November 7 & 8, 2020 

Are you planning to visit Alexandria, Virginia, located just minutes from Washington, D.C., for the 36th Annual Parkway Classic on November 7 and 8, 2020? The Parkway Classic is a point-to-point race taking runners on one of the nation’s most scenic courses from the picturesque George Washington’s Mount Vernon down the National Park Service tree-lined George Washington Memorial Parkway and into historic Old Town Alexandria.

The event will now occur over two days: The 5K will take place on Saturday, November 7 and the 10M will take place on Sunday, November 8. Register and stay informed here—and start stretching!

Things to Do

Top 8 Places to Carb Load Before the Big Race Find the top 8 restaurants for carb loading before the big race, with tips from local experts. Learn more ›
The Best Brunch Spots in Alexandria The not-so-secret ingredient to a perfect weekend in Alexandria? Without a doubt, the answer is weekend brunch. Learn More ›
Pacers Running Store Come in to the Alexandria running haven for a personalized assessment of your running footwear and gear needs. Get Your Gear ›
Top 5 Places to Run in Alexandria Alexandria offers both scenic and urban running routes that will be sure to get you motivated. Learn More ›
Top 18 Things to Do in Old Town Plan your visit to explore Old Town Alexandria’s King Street Mile, historic sites, waterfront and more. Learn More ›
Getting Here Alexandria's close proximity to three major airports, four Metrorail stations, Amtrak and major highways makes it easy to get here and easy to get… Learn More ›
Alexandria Hotels From boutique to popular chain-brand hotels within walking distance of dining and shopping, often 30% cheaper than hotels in D.C., Alexandria is the… Book a Room ›
Old Town Minutes from DC yet a world away, experience a mix of authentic history and urban sophistication. Learn More ›