The 57th annual Woodlawn Needlework Show & Sale will take place during the entire month of March at the Woodlawn & Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope-Leighey House 900 Richmond Highway in Alexandria. The event which will be held daily except on Tuesdays will honor the life of Eleanor “Nelly” Custis, the grand-daughter of George and Martha Washington and one of America’s first celebrity craft makers. Continue reading
The Alexandria Central Rotary Club invites all residents of Alexandria for a grand celebration of Irish Spirit at the 2nd annual ‘Sips for Saints’ to be held on March 13, 2020 at The Atrium 277 South Washington Street Alexandria. Continue reading
The Alexandria Choral Society invites all residents to Performance Art on March 7 2020 at George Washington Masonic Memorial starting at 7:30 pm. Continue reading
Chinese New Year, also known as the “Spring Festival” or “Lunar New Year” is one of the biggest festivals in China with a 7-day long holiday. In 2020, the Chinese New Year festival begins on Jan. 25. It is the Year of the Rat according to the Chinese Zodiac Calendar.
The month of February will mark the 288th anniversary of George Washington’s birth and the City of Alexandria will be celebrating all month long. Residents can enjoy events in Old Town Alexandria that will commemorate the birth of their adopted resident George Washington.Continue reading
The Alexandria Harmonizers present the 2020 Yale Whiffenpoofs in concert. The concert is to be held on February 7th at The George Washington Masonic National Memorial, 101 Callahan Drive in Alexandria. The event will begin at 7:30pm. Continue reading
The “Feel the Heritage” festival is Arlington’s annual celebration of African American history and culture.
Join Del Ray Artisans for its new art exhibit ‘Kondo vs Chaos’ from February 7th to March 1st 2020. The exhibit will be held at Del Ray Artisans gallery in the Colasanto Center 2704 Mount Vernon Avenue in Alexandria. The exhibit highlights the divide between those inspired by Marie Kondo’s theory of keeping only those things that bring you joy and those who deal with chaos in their lives. Continue reading
Enjoy an afternoon of creativity, dancing, and fun for all ages at the annual Move Me Festival.
The 39th Annual Ballyshaners’ St Patrick’s Day Parade will be held on March 7 2020 in Old Town Alexandria. This year’s Grand Marshal for the event is owner of Daniel O’Connell’s Irish Restaurant and Bar, John Brennan. Bellyshaners which means Old Town in the Irish language Gaelic was created as the City of Alexandria seeks to promote and preserve Irish heritage. Continue reading