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Centennial of the Everyday
Centennial of the Everyday @ Gadsby's Tavern Museum
May 15 – Sep 3 all-day
Centennial of the Everyday @ Gadsby's Tavern Museum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
The City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts partners with Baltimore-based artists Stewart Watson and Lauren Frances Adams for a series of site-specific, all-media installations inspired by the history of Gadsby’s Tavern Museum. Centennial of
Saturday Cinema at Carlyle 8:30 pm
Saturday Cinema at Carlyle @ John Carlyle Square in the Carlyle District of Alexandria
Jul 1 @ 8:30 pm
Saturday Cinema at Carlyle @ John Carlyle Square in the Carlyle District of Alexandria | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
The Carlyle Community Council, the City of Alexandria and the Alexandria Economic Development Partnership are pleased to announce the arrival of Saturday Cinema at Carlyle, an outdoor film festival kicking off in July. The free
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2017 Serenade! Washington, D.C. Choral Festival: A JFK 100 Celebration 6:00 pm
2017 Serenade! Washington, D.C. Choral Festival: A JFK 100 Celebration @ The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Jul 3 @ 6:00 pm
2017 Serenade! Washington, D.C. Choral Festival: A JFK 100 Celebration @ The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This summer, in partnership with the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and in celebration of JFK’s centennial anniversary, Classical Movements is producing the Serenade! Washington D.C. Choral Festival. Choirs from all over the world
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Wake Up Wednesdays – Pop Up Cafe 7:00 am
Wake Up Wednesdays – Pop Up Cafe @ Duke Street Tunnel Connecting Carlyle to King St Metro
Jul 5 @ 7:00 am – 9:30 am
Wake Up Wednesdays - Pop Up Cafe @ Duke Street Tunnel Connecting Carlyle to King St Metro | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
As part of the Carlyle Vitality Initiative efforts, the Carlyle Community Council, Alexandria Economic Development Partnership and the City of Alexandria is pleased to announce the return of Wake Up Wednesdays Pop Up Cafe featuring
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Food & Feasting 7:00 pm
Food & Feasting @ St. Mary Catholic Church
Jul 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Food & Feasting @ St. Mary Catholic Church | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
What do good food and the Catholic faith have in common? Join us for a talk by Dr. John Cuddeback on how the two are related. Dinner is included with the price of admission, and drinks
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5-Week Saturday Woodworking Class 5:00 pm
5-Week Saturday Woodworking Class @ Seaport Center
Jul 8 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm
5-Week Saturday Woodworking Class @ Seaport Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Learn woodworking basics and build a piece of your own design in this 5-week introductory course. Taught by Alexandria Seaport Foundation and Habitat Woodworks. $250 per person. Limited to 10 slots.
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No. 9 on the 9th
No. 9 on the 9th @ Evening Star Cafe No. 9 Lounge
Jul 9 all-day
No. 9 on the 9th @ Evening Star Cafe No. 9 Lounge | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
The Alexandria Young Democrats invites the community of the City of Alexandria to our relaunch. You are a key part of our success. The event will be held on July 9 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30
Sheldon Scott: the Finest Amenities
Sheldon Scott: the Finest Amenities @ The Torpedo Factory
Jul 9 – Aug 31 all-day
Sheldon Scott:  the Finest Amenities @ The Torpedo Factory | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
In the “Finest Amenities,” Sheldon Scott examines the relationship of the Potomac and the people of Alexandria through the lens of a historic luxury: ice. Sheldon builds upon his immersive performance this past April, inspired
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Picnic Theater Company Presents “Hay Fever” at Woodlawn and Pope-Leighey House 7:30 pm
Picnic Theater Company Presents “Hay Fever” at Woodlawn and Pope-Leighey House @ Woodlawn and Pope-Leighey House
Jul 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Picnic Theater Company Presents "Hay Fever" at Woodlawn and Pope-Leighey House @ Woodlawn and Pope-Leighey House | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Just in time for Woodlawn’s 150th birthday picnic series, The Picnic Theatre Company is back with a brand new production of a Noel Coward play and, for the first time ever, this is to be
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Sarah Nesbitt: Making Sense of What We Have 7:00 pm
Sarah Nesbitt: Making Sense of What We Have @ The Torpedo Factory
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 3 @ 6:00 pm
Sarah Nesbitt: Making Sense of What We Have @ The Torpedo Factory | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Sarah Nesbitt’s show arrives at a time where our society aims to establish a concrete line between fact and opinion, history and myth, evidence and conspiracy theory. “A photograph is often perceived to be an
Arts on the Horizon presents “By the Seashore”
Arts on the Horizon presents “By the Seashore” @ The Lab at Convergence
Jul 13 – Jul 29 all-day
Arts on the Horizon presents "By the Seashore" @ The Lab at Convergence | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
By the Seashore takes us on a magical journey to a place children love to visit – the beach. From birds and fish, to sand and water, and everything in-between, young audience members are invited
Summer Social: Second Thursday Art Night 6:00 pm
Summer Social: Second Thursday Art Night @ The Torpedo Factory
Jul 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Summer Social: Second Thursday Art Night @ The Torpedo Factory | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This month, spend Second Thursday with us. Come meet Sarah Nesbitt, the new solo artist in Target Gallery, and Lindsay Hall, the summer post-grad resident. See Sheldon Scott’s the finest amenities in the New Project Studio.
40’s Swing 7:00 pm
40’s Swing @ St. Mary's Lyceum
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
40's Swing @ St. Mary's Lyceum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Get your dancing shos on! Join us for the second installment of our Summer Faith & Culture Series with a lively performance by local musician Dan Arnold and his accompanying band, Swing Theory. Drinks and
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Alexandria Comcast Outdoor Film Festival
Alexandria Comcast Outdoor Film Festival @ Alexandria Waterfront Park
Jul 14 – Jul 15 all-day
Alexandria Comcast Outdoor Film Festival @ Alexandria Waterfront Park | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Comcast and the City of Alexandria welcome you back to the scenic Waterfront Park for the 14th Annual Comcast Outdoor Film Festival. Located just one block from King Street on the Potomac River, we are
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Carlyle Purge – Dump Your Junk Event 9:00 am
Carlyle Purge – Dump Your Junk Event @ John Carlyle Square Park
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Carlyle Purge - Dump Your Junk Event @ John Carlyle Square Park | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
The Carlyle Community Council, the City of Alexandria and the Alexandria Economic Development Partnership is giving residents the chance to purge and dump their junk for free at the Carlyle Purge event taking place Saturday,
InstaMeet: Centennial of the Everyday 9:00 am
InstaMeet: Centennial of the Everyday @ Gadsby's Tavern Museum
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
InstaMeet: Centennial of the Everyday @ Gadsby's Tavern Museum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Join the artists of Centennial of the Everyday for special tour before Gadsby’s Tavern Museum opens to the public. It’s free, but registration is required. To register, visit alexandriava.gov/tweetups. The City of Alexandria’s Office of
Artist-Led Tours for Centennial of the Everyday 10:00 am
Artist-Led Tours for Centennial of the Everyday @ Artist-Led Tours for Centennial of the Everyday
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Artist-Led Tours for Centennial of the Everyday @ Artist-Led Tours for Centennial of the Everyday | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Gadsby’s Tavern Museum is offering free admission on Saturday, July 15, to give visitors an opportunity to see Centennial of the Everyday and meet the artists who created it. This public-art exhibition features layers upon
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Wake Up Wednesdays – Pop Up Cafe 7:00 am
Wake Up Wednesdays – Pop Up Cafe @ Duke Street Tunnel Connecting Carlyle to King St Metro
Jul 19 @ 7:00 am – 9:30 am
Wake Up Wednesdays - Pop Up Cafe @ Duke Street Tunnel Connecting Carlyle to King St Metro | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
As part of the Carlyle Vitality Initiative efforts, the Carlyle Community Council, Alexandria Economic Development Partnership and the City of Alexandria is pleased to announce the return of Wake Up Wednesdays Pop Up Cafe featuring
Women & Wine at Salon Amarti & Spa 6:00 pm
Women & Wine at Salon Amarti & Spa @ Salon Amarti & Spa
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Women & Wine at Salon Amarti & Spa @ Salon Amarti & Spa | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Volunteer Alexandria would like to invite you to join us at Salon Amarti & Spa on July 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. for Women & Wine, Cheers to a Good Cause. This event is
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Fun: Leisure, the Basis of Culture 7:00 pm
Fun: Leisure, the Basis of Culture @ St. Mary Catholic Church
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fun: Leisure, the Basis of Culture @ St. Mary Catholic Church | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Join us for the third installment of our Summer Faith & Culture Series with a talk by Mr. Robert Reilly on Leisure, the Basis of Culture. Drinks and appetizers will be served and available for
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LIT! Festival 7:00 pm
LIT! Festival @ Waterfront Park
Jul 21 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
LIT! Festival @ Waterfront Park | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
The City of Alexandria hosts its inaugural LIT! Festival on Friday, July 21. This free riverfront festival will take place rain or shine. All ages are welcome to come and experience a summer night full
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The Late Shift: Night Market
The Late Shift: Night Market @ The Torpedo Factory
Jul 22 all-day
The Late Shift: Night Market @ The Torpedo Factory | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
We’re excited to continue The Late Shift series in July with Night Market. Come hungry and shop with a variety of local food vendors. The riverfront pop-up art market returns too. Save the date for
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Dine with the Artist 5:30 pm
Dine with the Artist @ Sonoma Cellar
Jul 23 @ 5:30 pm
Dine with the Artist @ Sonoma Cellar | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Join us July 23 for an open reception free to the public to kick off abstract artist Nancy Ramsey’s art exhibit at Sonoma Cellar at 5:30 p.m. Ramsey’s artwork will be on display at the
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Golf Academy of America – National Roadshow 6:00 pm
Golf Academy of America – National Roadshow @ Topgolf Alexandria
Jul 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Learn more about Golf Academy of America, the oldest and largest 2-year college, with curriculum specifically designed to train students for success in the $76B golf industry. • Learn about jobs and careers in the
Film – The Butterfly Circus 7:00 pm
Film – The Butterfly Circus @ St. Mary Catholic Church
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film - The Butterfly Circus @ St. Mary Catholic Church | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Join us for the fourth installment of our Summer Faith & Culture Series with a screening of the Butterfly Circus. Drinks and appetizers will be served and available for purchase. About the film: This beloved
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