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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Two Solos: Brian Williams / Sophie Blondeau Exhibition
Two Solos: Brian Williams / Sophie Blondeau Exhibition @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum
Apr 19 – Jun 3 all-day
Two Solos: Brian Williams / Sophie Blondeau Exhibition @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
In “Two Solos: Brian Williams / Sophie Blondeau,” Brian Williams’ paintings on metal prompt viewers to consider whether humans can adapt without catastrophe. Meanwhile, Sophie Blondeau’s canvasses explore memory and perception through the lens of[...]
Caroline Hatfield: Unearthing
Caroline Hatfield: Unearthing @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
May 25 – Jul 15 all-day
Caroline Hatfield: Unearthing @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
Target Gallery is happy to announce Caroline Hatfield as 2018’s solo exhibition recipient! Growing up in a Southern Appalachian coal mining community, the subjects involving environmentalism and land use have a lot of personal significance[...]
Guardians of the Galaxy at Summer Sunset Movie Nights
Guardians of the Galaxy at Summer Sunset Movie Nights @ Mt Vernon RECenter
Jun 1 all-day
Guardians of the Galaxy at Summer Sunset Movie Nights @ Mt Vernon RECenter | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Come for the fun and adventure of the outdoor movies every Friday night in June. This week’s show is Guardians of the Galaxy at Mt Vernon RECenter. The movies and parking are free. Bring your[...]
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National Trails Day on The Mount Vernon Trail 10:00 am
National Trails Day on The Mount Vernon Trail @ Mount Vernon Trail
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
National Trails Day on The Mount Vernon Trail @ Mount Vernon Trail | United States
Come celebrate National Trails Day on the Mount Vernon Trail. Bike, walk or run along the trail, and visit activity stations to learn more about the George Washington Memorial Parkway, the trail, volunteer opportunities, trail[...]
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10th Annual Taste of Del Ray 1:00 pm
10th Annual Taste of Del Ray @ Pat Miller Neighborhood Square and United Bank Parking Lot
Jun 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
10th Annual Taste of Del Ray @ Pat Miller Neighborhood Square and United Bank Parking Lot | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
The 10th Annual Taste of Del Ray takes place on Sunday, June 3 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. A wide variety of neighborhood restaurants will participate in this fun (and delicious!) outdoor competition. Enjoy[...]
Crazy Hair Day! Art Workshop for Kids 8-12 1:30 pm
Crazy Hair Day! Art Workshop for Kids 8-12 @ Norther Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum
Jun 3 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Crazy Hair Day! Art Workshop for Kids 8-12 @ Norther Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
What do you think would be the craziest thing to carry on your head? Animals, food, buildings, boats, plants… Join artist Sophie Blondeau, amid her exhibition of paintings featuring fanciful interpretations of classic French culture,[...]
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ALX Pride Mix and Mingle 7:00 pm
ALX Pride Mix and Mingle @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
ALX Pride Mix and Mingle @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
The Torpedo Factory Art Center stays open late for music, drinks, snacks, a Pride selfie-station and open studios on all three floors. In the Grand Hall, see rare photographs from the first Pride March in[...]
Jefferson and History: through the lens of Patrick Henry by Meredith 7:00 pm
Jefferson and History: through the lens of Patrick Henry by Meredith @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jefferson and History: through the lens of Patrick Henry by Meredith @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Discover Jefferson’s interest in history with a special focus on his contributions to Patrick Henry’s first biography. For more information: http://www.nvfaa.org/events/jefferson-and-history-through-lens-patrick-henry-meredith-barber Please RSVP: admin@nvfaa.org
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Frank Lloyd Wright’s Birthday Picnic!
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Birthday Picnic! @ Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House
Jun 8 all-day
Frank Lloyd Wright's Birthday Picnic! @ Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Celebrate world-renowned American architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s birthday on June 8th at the only Frank Lloyd Wright house open to visitors in the Washington D.C. region—the small and magnificent Pope-Leighey House! This house is the[...]
Captain America: Civil War at Summer Sunset Movie Nights 7:00 pm
Captain America: Civil War at Summer Sunset Movie Nights @ Mt Vernon RECenter
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Captain America: Civil War at Summer Sunset Movie Nights @ Mt Vernon RECenter | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Come for the fun and adventure of the outdoor movies every Friday night in June. This week’s show is “Captain America: Civil War” at Mt Vernon RECenter. The movies and parking are free. Bring your[...]
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“We Love Old Town” clean-up day 9:00 am
“We Love Old Town” clean-up day @ King Street Gardens
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
The “We Love Old Town” group was formed to partner with local business owners and city staff to help keep Old Town clean, attractive and well maintained.  Activities focus on identifying crumbling, loose or missing bricks, identifying tree[...]
Alexandria Seaport Foundation’s Wine on the Water 6:00 pm
Alexandria Seaport Foundation’s Wine on the Water @ Alexandria Waterfront, at ASF Seaport Center
Jun 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Event Wine on the Water Please join us for Alexandria’s premier wine event overlooking the Potomac River in Old Town. Featuring steel drums, silent and live auctions and fabulous food and wine pairings (craft beers[...]
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Katie Pumphrey Opening Reception 4:00 pm
Katie Pumphrey Opening Reception @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum
Jun 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Katie Pumphrey Opening Reception @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Join us for the opening reception of Kate Pumphrey. Katie Pumphrey’s work explores the tension between movement and stillness. With turbulent brushstrokes on paper and canvas, and the suggestion of imagery or reference of space,[...]
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Four Directions Wellness Mindfulness Mondays 12:00 pm
Four Directions Wellness Mindfulness Mondays @ Four Directions Wellness
Jun 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Four Directions Wellness Mindfulness Mondays @ Four Directions Wellness | Riverside | California | United States
Four Directions Wellness, affiliated with the GW Center for Integrative Medicine, provides a complimentary hour of meditation and mindfulness on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month. No RSVP is required. Learn more by[...]
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Torpedo Talks: Comic Book Films 8:00 pm
Torpedo Talks: Comic Book Films @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Jun 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Torpedo Talks: Comic Book Films @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
Christopher Irving, comic book and popular-culture historian for the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, reveals the origins of comic books and how they have translated into film and TV over the decades. It showcases everything[...]
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Spider-Man: Homecoming at Summer Sunset Movie Nights 7:00 pm
Spider-Man: Homecoming at Summer Sunset Movie Nights @ Mt Vernon RECenter
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Spider-Man: Homecoming at Summer Sunset Movie Nights @ Mt Vernon RECenter | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Come for the fun and adventure of the outdoor movies every Friday night in June. This week’s show is “Spider-Man: Homecoming” at Mt Vernon RECenter. The movies and parking are free. Bring your blanket, beach[...]
The Late Shift: Art Rock City 7:00 pm
The Late Shift: Art Rock City @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Late Shift: Art Rock City @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
Equal parts rock, hip-hop and freestyle. Big summer fun returns to the Torpedo Factory Art Center. Art Rock City is packed with activity. NOVA Pride and Safe Spaces NOVA lead Pride Month activities. American Geosciences[...]
Jurors’ Talk for Caroline Hatfield: Unearthing 8:00 pm
Jurors’ Talk for Caroline Hatfield: Unearthing @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Jun 15 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jurors’ Talk for Caroline Hatfield: Unearthing @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
Growing up in an Appalachian coal mining community, Caroline Hatfield recalls the region’s ironic juxtaposition of protected wilderness and mined land as a major influence on her work. Foreign but familiar, their models, miniatures, depictions[...]
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Balducci’s Father’s Day Wine & Food Event 12:00 pm
Balducci’s Father’s Day Wine & Food Event @ Balducci's Food Lovers Market
Jun 16 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Balducci's Father's Day Wine & Food Event @ Balducci's Food Lovers Market | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Join us for a delicious Father’s Day wine and food tasting on Saturday, June 16th. Whether you’re an expert sommelier or a novice just learning the art, our wine events are not to be missed.[...]
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Four Directions Wellness Mindfulness Mondays 12:00 pm
Four Directions Wellness Mindfulness Mondays @ Four Directions Wellness
Jun 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Four Directions Wellness Mindfulness Mondays @ Four Directions Wellness | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Four Directions Wellness, affiliated with the GW Center for Integrative Medicine, provides a complimentary hour of meditation and mindfulness on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month. No RSVP is required. Learn more by[...]
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Dog Yoga + Yappy Hour at Jackson 20 6:00 pm
Dog Yoga + Yappy Hour at Jackson 20 @ Jackson 20
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Dog Yoga + Yappy Hour at Jackson 20 @ Jackson 20 | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Join us in the courtyard of Jackson 20 (located at The Alexandrian hotel) for an exclusive dog yoga session in celebration of National Yoga Day! Led by a local YogaWorks instructor, bring your four-legged friend[...]
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Thor: Ragnarok at Summer Sunset Movie Nights
Thor: Ragnarok at Summer Sunset Movie Nights @ Mt Vernon RECenter
Jun 22 all-day
Thor: Ragnarok at Summer Sunset Movie Nights @ Mt Vernon RECenter | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Come for the fun and adventure of the outdoor movies every Friday night in June. This week’s show is “Thor: Ragnarok” at Mt Vernon RECenter. The movies and parking are free. Bring your blanket, beach[...]
Celebration of Classical Guitar with Bill Zito 7:00 pm
Celebration of Classical Guitar with Bill Zito @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Jun 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Celebration of Classical Guitar with Bill Zito @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
An intimate evening of solo guitar music featuring works by Bach, Britten and 20th Century Spanish Romantic Composers. Tickets are $15.00 each. “Mr. Zito was first rate throughout the entire afternoon.” N.Y. Times  “Exemplary… One[...]
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Well Ray 2018 9:00 am
Well Ray 2018 @ Along Mount Vernon Avenue between Uhler and Custis Avenues
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Well Ray 2018 @ Along Mount Vernon Avenue between Uhler and Custis Avenues
WELL RAY takes place Saturday, June 23 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria. Explore, heal, move, taste, and listen at this outdoor festival featuring free fitness classes, wellness[...]
Story time & book signing with Emmy-nominated talk show host Markette Sheppard 1:00 pm
Story time & book signing with Emmy-nominated talk show host Markette Sheppard @ Barnes & Noble Potomac Yard Center
Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Story time & book signing with Emmy-nominated talk show host Markette Sheppard @ Barnes & Noble Potomac Yard Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Local TV personality Markette Sheppard will be reading her new children’s book, “What is Light,” on Saturday, June 23rd, at the Barnes and Noble Potomac Yard Center in Alexandria. The book showcases the sparkle found[...]
Presentation & Book Signing with Senior Issues Expert Sally Hurme 3:00 pm
Presentation & Book Signing with Senior Issues Expert Sally Hurme @ Barnes & Noble Potomac Yard Center
Jun 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Legal expert Sally Hurme will be discussing her book, “Checklist for Family: A Guide to My History, Financial Plans and Final Wishes,” at 3 pm on Saturday, June 23rd, at Barnes & Noble Potomac Yard[...]
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ACW dances 2:00 pm
ACW dances @ Northern Virginia Fine Art Association @ the Athenaeum
Jun 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
ACW dances @ Northern Virginia Fine Art Association @ the Athenaeum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Join ACW Dances for a special free show. Led by artistic director Abigail Wallace, ACW Dances creates choreography that is highly athletic and daring, revealing human interactions in space and time. This performance will include choreographed and[...]
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Serenade! Choral Festival 2018 7:30 pm
Serenade! Choral Festival 2018 @ St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Jun 26 @ 7:30 pm
Serenade! Choral Festival 2018 @ St. Paul's Episcopal Church | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Tickets: FREE, with Eventbrite registration Concert Benefitting: United Community Ministries Lineup: Ensemble Tyva Kyzy (Tuva Republic); Chennai Children’s Choir (India); Tiharea (Madagascar); Indonesian Children & Youth Choir – Cordana (Indonesia)
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Elaine Flynn presents Hemingway’s Wives 7:00 pm
Elaine Flynn presents Hemingway’s Wives @ Northern Virginia Fine Art Association @ the Athenaeum
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Elaine Flynn presents Hemingway’s Wives @ Northern Virginia Fine Art Association @ the Athenaeum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Elaine portrays Hemingway’s four wives. Hear them tell their stories about how it was to live with this man who changed literary history. Travel the world and learn about the adventures of the Hemingways in[...]
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Black Panther at Summer Sunset Movie Nights 7:00 pm
Black Panther at Summer Sunset Movie Nights @ Mt Vernon RECenter
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Black Panther at Summer Sunset Movie Nights @ Mt Vernon RECenter | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Come for the fun and adventure of the outdoor movies every Friday night in June. This week’s show is “Black Panther” at Mt Vernon RECenter. The movies and parking are free. Bring your blanket, beach[...]
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Serenade! Choral Festival 2018 5:30 pm
Serenade! Choral Festival 2018 @ Alfred Street Baptist Church
Jun 30 @ 5:30 pm
Serenade! Choral Festival 2018 @ Alfred Street Baptist Church | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Tickets: FREE, with Eventbrite registration Lineup: Nathaniel Dett Chorale (Canada)
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