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Big Apple Circus

Come One, Come All to the Big Apple Circus

From March 8 through March 31, head over to the Big Apple Circus for their 40th Anniversary celebration! This all-ages show is the perfect outing for families, couples, and friends alike. Tickets are on sale now for this incredible show, which is filled with incredible performers, including Nik Wallenda, “The King of The High Wire”. There will also be comedy…

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Floral Design Workshop

Take a Floral Design Workshop on Wednesday, September 27!

On Wednesday, September 27, Helen Olivia Flowers will be hosting a floral design workshop for all levels. The workshop includes all necessary flowers, vases, and tools, as well as guided instruction from a Helen Olivia designer. This is a great way to get creative and make something beautiful to display in your home! This floral design workshop will feature the…

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Alexandria Restaurant Week

Don’t Miss Out on the Great Deals During Alexandria Restaurant Week!

On August 18-27, 2017, nearly 60 Alexandria restaurants will feature a $35 three-course dinner for one OR a $35 dinner for two during Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week. More than two dozen restaurants will also offer lunch deals at $10, $15 or $20 per person in addition to the dinner specials. Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week showcases the inventiveness of local chefs…

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Graveyard Tour

Gettin’ Spooky! Check Out Alexandria’s Original Ghost & Graveyard Tour

Follow an 18th century costumed guide by lantern light through the charming streets of Alexandria’s historic district, Old Town, on Alexandria’s Original Ghost & Graveyard Tour. On this entertaining tour you’ll hear ghost stories, legends and folklore. Tours meet at the Visitor Center located at 221 King Street, only two blocks from the Potomac River. Please arrive 5-10 minutes in…

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