Quality Inn Mount Vernon
7212 Richmond Hwy.
Alexandria, VA 22306
Phone: (703) 765-9000
Fax: (703) 765-2325
Founded in 1975, The Alexandria Singers is a premier Washington metro area mixed voice pops chorus, dedicated to performing a repertoire of American popular music. From swing to jazz to Broadway, through today's Top 40, the singers have something for all audiences. Join the Singers for their Spring Pops Concert as they weave jazzy arrangements of your favorite tunes into a light hearted tale of life as cruise ship entertainers aboard the USS Alexandria. Singing and dancing fun for the whole family.
Northern Virginia's premiere fully professional orchestra, the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1954 and has established a reputation for thematic and inter-arts programming that features a mix of classical and contemporary music. The ASO is also committed to arts in education and hosts a popular Children's Arts Festival every June at the Schlesinger Center.
A community theater which produces plays that challenge and stimulate audiences, illustrate the cultural diversity of society, and convey a strong message to the public. This theater company won the 2003 Ruby Griffith award for All Round Production Excellence for its production of Harold Pinter's Betrayal.
Little Man's Garage on Priscilla Lane has earned a huge following among the underground music fans in the Alexandria. This do-it-yourself (D.I.Y.) venue is housed inside a garage space and can accommodate more than 100 spectators at a time, leaving just enough room for them to head bang or jump to the thumping tunes played out by the bands. With upcoming bands like Caust, Placeholder and Halcyon, who have already perform here, you know what to expect the next time you hear about an upcoming gig at the Little Man's Garage.
This parade honors Alexandria's Scottish heritage and features over 100 Scottish clans dressed in tartans and playing bagpipes. This Christmas event also includes living history reenactment units, antique cars, musical performances, and children's events.
Non-profit community theatre.
Enjoy a medieval feast while laughing the night away with this live comedy show set in the 15th century. Sword competitions and more will make this an evening to remember.
Taking place in February of each year, this reenactment of George Washington's farewell address has become an Alexandria tradition.
Held each year on February 21st, this ceremony honors the unknown soldier of the Revolutionary War at the Old Presbyterian Meeting House and includes a graveside service.
Old Town Theater hosts a wide range of events, from movie screenings to comedy shows and even live music. Additionally, unlike at other theaters and performance venues, the OTT offers a full menu of tasty dinners — with beer and wine options to boot!
Originally built in 1914, renovated in 2012, now an incredible live venue with all the amenities you expect, but with the ambiance of a 1914 theater in the heart of Old Town Alexandria.
Celebrate George Washington's birthday in the same tavern in which he celebrated it during this unique annual event. An annual tradition dating back to 1789. Takes place during the weekend of President's Day.