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Film Festival's Patti North says there are stories 'out there just waiting to be told.' 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

Port City Brewing Co. debuts new beer.

Image courtesy of Port City Brewing Co.

'Baltic Porter' to make its debut Oct. 12 at a Tasting Room release party featuring live music and Rocklands BBQ. more

Food & Dining

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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

Events

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Courtesy City of Alexandria

The Portside in Old Town Festival is moving to the Waterfront Park and the Alexandria City Marina while park construction continues. more

Events

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Photo Courtesy of Virginia Tourism Corporation/Photo by Scott K. Brown

There's more than leef peeping to do this fall in Virginia's famous Blue Ridge Mountains. more

Travel

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Fall is officially here and it's apple season in Virginia! more

Out and About

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Alexandria Living Magazine

ALX Community hosted a gathering of business and community leaders. more

Out and About

Cirque du Soleil brings its first ice show,  CRYSTAL, to Washington’s Capital One Arena

Image courtesy of Cirque du Soleil

Tickets are now on sale for shows set for Dec. 5-9. more

Events

Get ready for this year's Run! Geek! Run! 5K

Photo courtesy of Run! Geek! Run!

Charity race is set for Sunday, Sept. 23 in Alexandria. more

Events

A wet summer and warm temperatures affect peak fall colors here and in the local mountains. more

Out and About

Port City Brewing

Photo courtesy of Port City Brewing

October beer garden will be a part of the new waterfront park programming this fall. more

Events

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Photo courtesy of Visit Alexandria

The Sept. 22 and 23 event turns King Street into a world-class art gallery. more

Out and About

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Photo by Chris Militzer

Take a weekend getaway to one of these local wineries (and a few breweries, too). more

Travel

Sept. 8 celebration of African heritage to feature ceremonies, dance, music, food and more. more

Events

Greatly expanded park area at the foot of King Street

Image courtesy of Visit Alexandria

Portside in Old Town Programming series in Alexandria including waterfront beer garden, tall ship and more. more

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The Twig | 77th Annual Alexandria Historic Homes Tour

Six historic homes open their doors in September. more

Home & Garden

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City of Alexandria

Dozens of neighborhoods will gather for an evening of activities to promote safety and community. more

Events

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Chris Militzer

The original draws to this Virginia beach town are the ones that still endure. more

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Hold off on shopping until Aug. 3 when Virginia has its summer tax-free shopping weekend. more

Events

  • Cirque du Soleil brings its first ice show,  CRYSTAL, to Washington’s Capital One Arena

    Image courtesy of Cirque du Soleil

    Cirque du Soleil brings its first ice show, CRYSTAL, to Washington’s Capital One Arena

    Cirque du Soleil brings its first ice show, CRYSTAL, to Washington’s Capital One Arena

  • Tis the season: Pick your own apples in Northern Virginia.

    Several farms within driving distance of Alexandria offer pick-your-own apples.

    Tis the season: Pick your own apples in Northern Virginia.

    Several farms within driving distance of Alexandria offer pick-your-own apples.

  • Port City Brewing Company Old Town Pub Crawl

    Image courtesy of PCBC

    Port City Brewing Company Old Town Pub Crawl

  • Pooch preps for yoga class.

    Photo courtesy of The Alexandrian

    Pooch preps for yoga class.

  • It's cherry picking season!

    Photo courtesy of Crooked Run Orchard

    It's cherry picking season!

  • Steven Tyler

    Photo courtesy of Wolf Trap

    Steven Tyler

    Steven Tyler performs Thursday, June 21 at Wolf Trap in Vienna.