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The latest news and information in and about Old Town Alexandria.

Best Theme 2017 Kairos

Photo by E. Michio for Visit Alexandra

The Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights begins at 5:30 p.m. in Old Town. more

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Chris Militzer/Miliman12 Photography

Scottish Christmas Walk parade, Taste of Scotland, Del Ray tree lighting and more are scheduled. more

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Village Brahaus will serve up German cuisine in former location of John Strongbow's Tavern and Las Tapas. more

Food & Dining

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Rachel E. H. Photography for ALM

Elf Prize Patrol returns to Alexandria neighborhoods; new bookstore and pop-ups open. more

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Courtesy of Visit Alexandria

Plaid Friday, Free Sugar Shack Donuts and City Tree Lighting more

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Kiss and Ride, trolley and bus access will change as Metro and the City overhaul the King Street Metro station. more

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Alexandria Living Magazine

Old Town Books is 'popping up' in a historic building. more

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Enter The Goodhart Group and Alexandria Living Magazine sweepstakes here! more

Ship excavated at building site in Alexandria.

Photo courtesy of EYA

Archaeologists are still on-site at the EYA Robinson Landing luxury home development. more

Home & Garden

Bread & Chocolate

Photo by M. Enriquez, courtesy of Visit Alexandria

Bread & Chocolate will be closing and make way for a new bakery called Java Grill. more

Food & Dining

Underground Kitchen held its first gourmet dinner at a secret location Oct. 20 in Alexandria featuring truffles as the theme. more

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Escape the zombies at the Carlyle House Oct. 26. more

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Photo by Chris Militzer

Replica of a 1607 tall ship that traveled from England to Jamestown with 52 aboard is docked in Old Town. more

Rock the Block is coming to Alexandria.

Image courtesy of organizers

Eat at the top restaurants in Old Town Alexandria and help the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. more

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Restaurant incubator allows rising chefs, established restaurants to test new dishes. more

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City of Alexandria

The City of Alexandria is asking for residents to help name the new waterfront park. more

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Alexandria waterfront

Photo by K Summerer for Visit Alexandria

Tour the tall ship Godspeed and check out the beer gardens, family activities and more Friday through Sunday, Oct. 12 - 14. more

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Courtesy of Visit Alexandria

The re-created historic ship is visiting from Jamestown as part of the Portside in Old Town Festival. more

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New coffee shop coming to Prince Street in Alexandria.

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Alexandria's getting another coffee shop! It's coming to 1320 Prince St. more

Food & Dining

Oak Steakhouse

Photo courtesy of Oak Steakhouse via Facebook

Oak Steakhouse will be a part of the Gables Old Town/EDEN development at 530 First St. more

Food & Dining

  • Best Theme 2017 Kairos

    Photo by E. Michio for Visit Alexandra

    Best Theme 2017 Kairos

    Most Holiday Cheer - Anamchara

  • Village Brauhaus

    Village Brauhaus

  • Bread & Chocolate

    Photo by M. Enriquez, courtesy of Visit Alexandria

    Bread & Chocolate

  • Custom Ink opens in Alexandria.

    Image courtesy of Custom Ink

    Custom Ink opens in Alexandria.

    Create custom T-shirts at Custom Ink; a new store just opened Monday on King Street in Alexandria.

  • New coffee shop coming to Prince Street in Alexandria.

    Pexels photo

    New coffee shop coming to Prince Street in Alexandria.