The City of Alexandria is buzzing with holiday festivities and there is no greater place to show off all its festive glory than using social media. Residents of Alexandria have taken the beauty of the city to Instagram to show the world all the wonders of the City during the festive season.Continue reading
Online shopping is very popular among holiday givers in every year however the convenience of this method makes package theft a major issue for many shoppers in Alexandria. During the holiday season, package theft is a significant problem as more than 1.7 million packages are stolen or go missing. Continue reading
As the season for Christmas Trees and decorations begins, residents need to take precautions and avoid fire risks that’s associated with the festivities of the season. Continue reading
For the past 34 years, residents have gathered along the Potomac River for the annual Waterskiing Santa event which takes place on December 24th starting at 1 pm along. Watch Santa and his friends, the Grinch and Jack Frost ski along the Potomac River. Continue reading
While some residents in and around Alexandria may prefer to cut their own Christmas Trees some residents prefer pre-cut Christmas Trees. In Alexandria, residents can obtain a pre-cut Christmas trees at these locations in and around the City:
- Greenstreet Gardens – 1721 W Braddock Rd Alexandria
- Farlington United Methodist Church Christmas Tree Sale – 3900 King Street Alexandria
- Almost Heavenly Christmas Trees – 2911 Cameron Mills Rd Alexandria. Trees are available at their North Ridge sale from Dec 6 – 8.
- Alexandria Police Youth Camp Christmas Sale – Amtrak Parking Lot 110 Callahan Dr Alexandria.
- West Potomac PTSA Christmas Tree Sale – Behind Sandburg Middle School 8428 Fort Hunt Rd Alexandria.
- Washington Farm United Methodist Church – 3921 Old Mill Rd Alexandria
- The Basilica School of Saint Mary Christmas Tree Sale – 400 Green Street Alexandria.
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Join the Alexandria Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee, Alexandria Spokeswomen and Phoenix Bikes for a free family friendly bike ride around Del Ray. Continue reading
Thanksgiving is the day for cooking, baking, grilling and much more cooking. According to the National Fire Protection Association Thanksgiving is the leading day for cooking related fires. Continue reading
The Old Town Walled Garden Club will once again sponsor this year’s holiday decorating contest for commercial businesses and residences. The contest, which is in its 51st year recognizes the most striking holiday exterior decorations in Old Town. Judging will take place from December 11-16. Continue reading
Have a jolly good time at the annual Alexandria 2019 Holiday Sing-Along. The free and open event will be held on Friday December 13th at Del Ray Methodist Church 100 E Windsor Ave starting at 7:30 pm.Continue reading
The holidays are a very special moment for the nation’s capital and Arlington is the perfect place to celebrate. Filled with cheerful wintry activities and breath-taking holiday displays, Arlington offers a lot of uniquely inspiring and memorable holiday experience for you and your whole family.