October 8, 2015 - Posted by Sara Stanton
Halloween in Alexandria is so legendary, one day is not enough to experience all of the eclectic tricks and treats throughout October. Whether you’re in search of hair-raising haunts, or simply want to satisfy your sweet-tooth, celebrate “witch-ever” way you prefer all month long with these eekstraordinary spooky and sweet events.Learn More
October 1, 2015 - Posted by Misha
October is Virginia Wine Month, and Alexandria is the perfect place to celebrate.
September 24, 2015 - Posted by Misha
No doubt about it, Alexandria is one craftastic city. Voted one of America’s Top 10 Towns for Craft Lovers, Alexandria offers a wide variety of finely made artisanal designs—from jewelry, to furniture, decorative items, and more.
September 17, 2015 - Posted by In a DC Minute
As the bloggers behind In A DC Minute we love living right here in Alexandria. We blog about dining and restaurants throughout the DC region, and the dining scene here in Alexandria is top notch.
September 10, 2015 - Posted by Maria
On Saturday and Sunday, September 19-20, King Street from Washington Street to the waterfront will be transformed into an outdoor gallery with original work by more than 200 artists – from paintings, sculptures, photography, glass, wood, jewelry, and ceramics – there is something for everyone in every price range.
September 3, 2015 - Posted by Molly
Alexandria’s upbeat city life has a green side, one that lines the waterfront with gorgeous views of the Potomac River in the form of the 18-mile long Mount Vernon Trail.
August 27, 2015 - Posted by Kelsey
In Alexandria, we always have room for dessert. The city is known as a dream for cuisine with a booming restaurant scene in Old Town and off-the-beaten-path neighborhoods. And Alexandria is a top dessert destination, with a bevy of bakeries and sweets shops serving everything from old-timey candies to artisan gelato.
December 1, 2014 - Posted by Kelsey
If you’re looking for a shopping district in the DC area with panache and authentic charm, Old Town Alexandria’s historic King Street can’t be beat.
July 16, 2015 - Posted by Kelsey
Alexandria’s first-ever Live Music Week is coming to a close this weekend, but jazz, blues, country, bluegrass and more continue to rock year-round at venues across the city. Our most famous music hotspot? That would be the Birchmere.
January 8, 2015 - Posted by Kelsey
Welcome to 2015 in Alexandria! Your New Year’s resolution to get in shape just got a whole lot easier in ALX, where health and wellness is a way of life.
July 30, 2015 - Posted by Kelsey
If you’ve spent any time in Alexandria, you’ve noticed (and probably Instagrammed) their brightly colored brick architecture or courtyard gardens. But when it comes to our historic homes, it’s what’s inside that counts.
January 15, 2015 - Posted by Kelsey
Alexandria is no stranger to the silver screen, from the many movies and television shows filmed in Old Town to cinema inspired by scenes from Alexandria’s past.
August 6, 2015 - Posted by Kelsey
“Arlandria” may sound like a magical land in a fairy tale, but the Alexandria neighborhood just north of Del Ray is very real, authentic and off the beaten path.