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.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
Suh Yongsun in the New Project Studio
Suh Yongsun in the New Project Studio @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Dec 8 2017 – Feb 28 2018 all-day
Suh Yongsun in the New Project Studio @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Over the course of three months, Korean painter and sculptor Suh Yongsun will transform the New Project Studio into a workshop and community space for discussions and creativity. He will explore public, social and political[...]
Target Gallery: Passages
Target Gallery: Passages @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Jan 27 – Mar 4 all-day
Target Gallery: Passages @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
Opening Reception: Thursday, Feb. 8 | 6 to 9 p.m. | Gallery Talk 7 p.m. Target Gallery, contemporary exhibition space of the Torpedo Factory Art Center, presents Passages, a group exhibition that explores the lasting[...]
2
First Friday: Chinese New Year Celebration
First Friday: Chinese New Year Celebration @ Durant Arts Center
Feb 2 all-day
First Friday: Chinese New Year Celebration @ Durant Arts Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Come get into the spirit of the Chinese New Year by celebrating the Year of the Dog with the Fairfax Chinese Dance Troupe at First Friday: Chinese New Year Celebration, sponsored by the Office of[...]
3
4
Open Life Drawing Sessions – Gesture 9:30 am
Open Life Drawing Sessions – Gesture @ Del Ray Artisans
Feb 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Open Life Drawing Sessions - Gesture @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
LIFE DRAWING: Looking for a chance to hone your figure drawing skills? Del Ray Artisans offers a range of open life drawing sessions for just this purpose. Just drop in for the session and bring[...]
Yale Whiffenpoofs (with the Alexandria Harmonizers) 3:00 pm
Yale Whiffenpoofs (with the Alexandria Harmonizers) @ George Washington Masonic Temple
Feb 4 @ 3:00 pm
Join the 2018 Whiffenpoofs, the world’s oldest a cappella group, and the hometown Alexandria Harmonizers for a joint concert. All tickets are general admission and available at Eventbrite or at the door. Link available at[...]
5
Hair Cuttery’s Share-A-Haircut for the Homeless 9:00 am
Hair Cuttery’s Share-A-Haircut for the Homeless @ Hair Cuttery
Feb 5 @ 9:00 am – Feb 6 @ 9:00 pm
Hair Cuttery’s Share-A-Haircut for the Homeless @ Hair Cuttery | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Hair Cuttery, the largest family-owned-and-operated chain of hair salons in the country, is kicking off the nineteenth year of its Share-A-Haircut program with haircuts for the homeless on Feb. 5 to 6. For every haircut[...]
6
7
8
Diaspora in African-American Art with Kayleigh Bryant-Greenwell 8:00 pm
Diaspora in African-American Art with Kayleigh Bryant-Greenwell @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Feb 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Diaspora in African-American Art with Kayleigh Bryant-Greenwell @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
In collaboration with Target Gallery’s Passages exhibition, Kayleigh Bryant-Greenwell, discusses the effects and influence of diaspora in African-American art. Torpedo Talks feature some of the region’s best-known artists, curators, and creatives. Find them every month[...]
9
Valentine’s Day Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides 5:00 pm
Valentine’s Day Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center
Feb 9 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Valentine's Day Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center | Leesburg | Virginia | United States
Make it an unforgettable Valentine’s Day. After a romantic day or evening of wining and dining enjoy a free horse-drawn carriage ride down the illuminated Village Market Boulevard. Friday, February 9 | 5 to 9[...]
10
Valentine’s Day Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides 5:00 pm
Valentine’s Day Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center
Feb 10 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Valentine's Day Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center | Leesburg | Virginia | United States
Make it an unforgettable Valentine’s Day. After a romantic day or evening of wining and dining enjoy a free horse-drawn carriage ride down the illuminated Village Market Boulevard. Friday, February 9 | 5 to 9[...]
ASO Presents: Debussy & Sibelius 8:00 pm
ASO Presents: Debussy & Sibelius @ Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center
Feb 10 @ 8:00 pm
ASO Presents: Debussy & Sibelius @ Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Enjoy a world tour exploring themes of nationalism, led by Maestro José-Luis Novo. A delicate collection of French dances originally written for two pianos, the ASO presents Debussy’s Petite Suite. Dropping by Italy for a[...]
11
ASO Presents: Debussy & Sibelius 3:00 pm
ASO Presents: Debussy & Sibelius @ George Washington Masonic Memorial
Feb 11 @ 3:00 pm
ASO Presents: Debussy & Sibelius @ George Washington Masonic Memorial | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Enjoy a world tour exploring themes of nationalism, led by Maestro José-Luis Novo. A delicate collection of French dances originally written for two pianos, the ASO presents Debussy’s Petite Suite. Dropping by Italy for a[...]
Reelect Mayor Allison Silberberg Campaign Kickoff 3:00 pm
Reelect Mayor Allison Silberberg Campaign Kickoff @ Los Tios
Feb 11 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join Mayor Allison Silberberg and other active Alexandrians for the launch of her reelection campaign. All are welcome. No need to RSVP and there is no charge to attend. This event is hosted by Friends of[...]
12
13
14
Valentine’s Day Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides 5:00 pm
Valentine’s Day Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center
Feb 14 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Valentine's Day Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides @ Village at Leesburg Shopping Center | Leesburg | Virginia | United States
Make it an unforgettable Valentine’s Day. After a romantic day or evening of wining and dining enjoy a free horse-drawn carriage ride down the illuminated Village Market Boulevard. Friday, Feb. 9 | 5 to 9[...]
15
16
Bodies of Work: A Figurative Invitational Exhibition
Bodies of Work: A Figurative Invitational Exhibition @ Principle Gallery
Feb 16 all-day
Bodies of Work: A Figurative Invitational Exhibition @ Principle Gallery | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
“Bodies of Work” will be our first exhibition of 2018. It’s a figurative invitational featuring 15 artists, opening on Friday, Feb. 16 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Join us to celebrate a unique grouping of[...]
17
Beech Tree Puppets
Beech Tree Puppets @ Durant Arts Center
Feb 17 all-day
Beech Tree Puppets @ Durant Arts Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
The National Capital Puppetry Guild in collaboration with the Office of the Arts will present Beech Tree Puppets at two family-friendly puppet shows 10 and 11:15 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17, at the Durant Arts[...]
18
19
20
21
22
23
The Late Shift: Uncovering the Waterfront 7:00 pm
The Late Shift: Uncovering the Waterfront @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Alexandria’s past comes to life with help from the Alexandria Archaeology Museum. Artists and innovators team up for a night of unearthed secrets, music and trivia celebrating our region’s rich history. Presented in collaboration with[...]
24
25
ReelAbilities Film Festival Preview Event “The Finishers” 4:00 pm
ReelAbilities Film Festival Preview Event “The Finishers” @ Beth El Hebrew Congregation
Feb 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Admission is free, but – to be sure there are enough seats – RSVP required at Brown Paper Tickets: https://tinyurl.com/BethEl-TheFinishers-2-25-18. “The Finishers” tells the story of Julien, a wheelchair-bound teenager whose family is falling apart[...]
26
Del Ray Gateway Night of Giving 5:00 pm
Del Ray Gateway Night of Giving @ Pork Barrel BBQ
Feb 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Del Ray Gateway Night of Giving @ Pork Barrel BBQ | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
The Del Ray Community Partnership has taken on a major improvement project that will be a wonderful additional to the Del Ray community. The organization, in PARKnership with the city, will be transforming the corner[...]
27
28
Sign Up For E-Edition
X

Sign up to receive an electronic version of the Alexandria Times via email every Thursday.

Share On Facebook
Share On Twitter
Share On Google Plus
Share On Linkedin
Share On Pinterest
Share On Reddit
Contact us