This calendar lists upcoming events in Alexandria. To get your calendar item listed online and in print, email your listing to events@alextimes.com. Please only submit events happening in the City of Alexandria. Please include the event name, date, time, cost if any and contact information.

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Spectacular Musical Tree Shows 12:00 pm
Spectacular Musical Tree Shows @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center
Nov 19 2017 @ 12:00 pm – Jan 1 2018 @ 9:00 pm
Spectacular Musical Tree Shows @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center | Leesburg | Virginia | United States
Start a new holiday tradition by visiting this amazing five-story-tall tree with a snowfall topper and more than 15,000 dazzling lights that performs daily music and light shows. Daily Show Schedule: On the hour, noon[...]
Holiday Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides 5:00 pm
Holiday Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center
Nov 24 @ 5:00 pm – Dec 23 @ 9:00 pm
Holiday Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center | Leesburg | Virginia | United States
Cozy up to a holiday tradition and take a horse-drawn carriage ride through the festively decorated Village at Leesburg, including a perfect view of the spectacular 52-foot-tall tree with more than 15,000 dazzling lights and[...]
2017 Post-Graduate Residents
2017 Post-Graduate Residents @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Oct 28 – Dec 3 all-day
2017 Post-Graduate Residents @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Target Gallery presents the 2017 Torpedo Factory Post-Graduate Residents: Fumi Amano, Lindsay Hall, Jay Hendrick, and Samantha Sethi. This group of artists have each spent three months over the past year developing new work in[...]
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Alexandria Harmonizers Holiday Show 8:00 pm
Alexandria Harmonizers Holiday Show @ T.C. Williams High School
Dec 2 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm
“Peace and Joy: An A Cappella Holiday Concert” presented by the Alexandria Harmonizers will feature the Harmonizers’ award-winning 80-man chorus along with: Virginia Bronze, a community-based hand bell choir and Artist-in-Residence at the George Washington[...]
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4th Annual Del Ray Studio Holiday Show and Sale 12:00 pm
4th Annual Del Ray Studio Holiday Show and Sale @ Studio of Stephen Lally Pottery
Dec 3 @ 12:00 pm
4th Annual Del Ray Studio Holiday Show and Sale @ Studio of Stephen Lally Pottery | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Join us for the 4th Annual Del Ray Studio Holiday Sale and Show. The show and sale features a variety fine arts and crafts from eight Del Ray artists and their friends, including carved and[...]
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Fountains Day Spa Winter Open House
Fountains Day Spa Winter Open House @ Fountains Day Spa
Dec 5 all-day
It’s time to celebrate this beautiful and festive time of year. We are so excited for this year’s open house. Come join us and enjoy yummy drinks and hors d’oeuvres, stock up on Guinot products,[...]
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Ready for 100 Community Forum: Alexandria’s Energy Future 7:00 pm
Ready for 100 Community Forum: Alexandria’s Energy Future @ Alexandria Renew Enterprises - Rm 600
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ready for 100 Community Forum: Alexandria's Energy Future @ Alexandria Renew Enterprises - Rm 600 | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
More than 50 communities around the country have committed to 100 percent clean renewable energy. It’s time for Alexandria to join them. The Ready for 100 Campaign in Alexandria is holding a community forum on[...]
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Hanukkah Celebration 4:00 pm
Hanukkah Celebration @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center
Dec 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Hanukkah Celebration @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center | Leesburg | Virginia | United States
Join us as we celebrate the upcoming miracle of Hanukkah with Rabbi David Greenspoon of Congregation Sha’are Shalom in Leesburg. Located near the Menorah in Village Plaza.
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Second Thursday and Torpedo Talks: Desiree Venn Frederic 6:00 pm
Second Thursday and Torpedo Talks: Desiree Venn Frederic @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Second Thursday and Torpedo Talks: Desiree Venn Frederic @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Enjoy a special Thursday after-hours event at the Torpedo Factory Art Center. Browse open studios and galleries, interact with artists, and enjoy special programming. Check out our monthly lecture series Torpedo Talks at 8 p.m.[...]
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The Late Shift: STEAM-Powered December 7:00 pm
The Late Shift: STEAM-Powered December @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Late Shift: STEAM-Powered December @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Science and the arts collide in December. The American Geosciences Institute joins the festivities for a night of music, interactive art, artist presentations and more. The Target Gallery celebrates the opening of Interlude: Unfinished Works.[...]
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Washington Nationals 2017 Winterfest
Washington Nationals 2017 Winterfest @ Washington Convention Center
Dec 16 all-day
Washington Nationals 2017 Winterfest @ Washington Convention Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
The Nationals’ premiere event of the offseason returns for the holiday season. This event is open to fans of all ages. Guests can enjoy holiday and baseball themed activities and interactive events, meet and greet[...]
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The Waterskiing Santa 1:00 pm
The Waterskiing Santa @ Old Town Alexandria Waterfront
Dec 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Waterskiing Santa @ Old Town Alexandria Waterfront | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Come see the waterskiing Santa along with Frosty the Snowman, the Jet Skiing Grinch along with many others at Old Town Alexandria’s Waterfront at 1 p.m. This is our 32nd year. Join our one-of-a-kind holiday[...]
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First Night Alexandria 10:00 am
First Night Alexandria @ King St.
Dec 31 @ 10:00 am
First Night Alexandria is a celebration of the new year through the performing arts. Retail stores, churches, museums and public buildings are turned into performance venues to showcase incredible local and regional talent. Recent performers[...]
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