Spring in Alexandria

As springtime blooms in Alexandria, take part in seasonal events and celebrate one of the DC region's most beloved traditions, the National Cherry Blossom Festival. Explore lively shopping, dining and art scenes nestled amid historic architecture—an extraordinary setting for a spring getaway. Book a hotel package and embark on a relaxing boat cruise on the Potomac. Alexandria is the perfect home base for a blossom-filled vacation.

Top 10 Reasons to Visit This Spring Spring is the perfect time to get outside and explore Alexandria’s outdoor tours, dog-friendly events and much more. Learn More ›
10 Can’t Miss Spring Arts Events in Alexandria Known by locals and visitors for its vibrant art scene, Alexandria is home to some extraordinary arts events. Learn More ›
Spring Tours By boat, bike or foot, explore Alexandria's history, restaurants and waterfront through one of many unique tours. Learn More ›
Spring Events Get a front row seat at one of Alexandria's premier venues for live entertainment, art shows and annual festivals. Learn More ›
Spring Deals & Happenings From special sales to deals at restaurants, find even more reasons to visit this spring. Learn More ›
National Mall Water Taxi Avoid the crowds and dock just steps away from DC’s memorials and museums. Learn More ›
Romantic Getaway Named the “#3 Most Romantic City in the U.S.” by Amazon.com, get ideas for date night or a weekend escape. Learn More ›
Wellness and Renewal Alexandria has countless opportunities to relax, sightsee and maintain a fit and healthy lifestyle. Learn More ›
Waterfront Parks Enjoy Alexandria’s more than 900 acres of dedicated open public spaces, from marinas to waterfront parks. Learn More ›
Baseball Boat Skip the traffic and ride Potomac Riverboat Company’s baseball boat to a game at Nationals Park. Learn More ›
Shopping From independent galleries to stylish boutiques and from vintage shops to national retailers, we’ve got a shop for every interest. Learn more ›
Key to the City Unlock Alexandria’s rich culture and history with our Key to the City museum pass. Learn More ›