Tag: events

St. Patrick’s Day Parade returns to King Street

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Put on some green and grab a pint of Guinness – Alexandria’s 39th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is hitting...

Your Views: We should capitalize on our history

To the editor: The Alexandria Times editorial, “Double down on our strengths,” in your Jan. 30 paper provides actionable information, based on the demographics of...

The holiday event season hits Alexandria

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] With Thanksgiving in the rearview mirror, the holiday season is in full swing. There are a number of holiday events...

RunningBrooke celebrates 10 year anniversary

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] RunningBrooke, a donor-based fund of ACT for Alexandria focused on raising money to provide children with opportunities to stay active,...

Honest Soul Yoga raises more than $10K in 24 hour Yogathon

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] During a 24-hour Yogathon, Honest Soul Yoga raised $12,627 for Our Military Kids, a nonprofit that supports the children of...

Art League hosts annual holiday ceramics sale

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Art League’s annual pop-up holiday ceramics sale is set to take place from Dec. 6 to 8, according to...

Old Town’s Plaid Friday and Small Business Saturday support local businesses

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected]m The Old Town Boutique District and Old Town Business have a featured lineup of holiday shopping events scheduled for Friday...

Local artisans set to showcase goods at Alexandria Makers Market

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The first Alexandria Makers Market will bring more than 22 local artisans to Port City Brewing Company from noon to...

Torpedo Factory celebrates milestones with anniversary ball

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] This year marks 100 years for the Torpedo Factory building and 45 years since it first started operating as an...

2019 Alexandria Film Festival brings 53 films to the screen

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Every year, thousands of film lovers flock to Venice, Manhattan and Park City to catch a glimpse of the latest...