Archives: ‘Holiday Happenings’

36th Annual Turkey Trot Sets Participation Record

November 24th, 2011 | [From: Holiday Happenings]

The 4600 runners who registered for today's Turkey set a new record for this annual Del Ray event.

The President Of The United States Of America A Proclamation

November 23rd, 2011 | [From: Holiday Happenings, Other News]

One of our Nation's oldest and most cherished traditions, Thanksgiving Day brings us closer to our loved ones and invites us to reflect on the blessings that enrich our lives.

Holidays Begin With Mayor’s Unity Breakfast

November 23rd, 2011 | [From: Holiday Happenings, Top Stories]

The winter holiday season in Alexandria began this morning as it has for the past eight years with Mayor Bill Euille’s unity breakfast. This year’s theme was Building Our Strength through our diverse abilities.

The Campagna Center’s Scottish Christmas Walk Weekend

November 23rd, 2011 | [From: Holiday Happenings, Non-Profits]

The Campagna Center, The St. Andrew’s Society of Washington, D.C. and the Scottish Government continue the tradition and usher in the holiday season in Alexandria with a two-day celebration culminating in the beloved Scottish Christmas Walk Parade through the streets of Old Town Alexandria December 2-3, 2011.

North Ridge Community Tree Sale

November 23rd, 2011 | [From: Announcements, Holiday Happenings]

Annual North Ridge Community Tree Sale, Beverley Hills United Methodist Church, 3512 Old Dominion Blvd., Alexandria, VA 22305

Capitol Christmas Tree To Visit Del Ray Through American Trucking Associations Share The Road Highway Safety Program

November 22nd, 2011 | [From: Holiday Happenings]

The Community can sign the tarp of the Capitol Christmas Tree which is making its way across the U.S. from California.

“Put The Giving In Thanksgiving”: NOVA Police Participating In Food Drive For Needy Neighbors

November 17th, 2011 | [From: Announcements, Holiday Happenings]

In order to make sure more families are getting a Thanksgiving this year, the Northern Virginia Community College Police Department is hosting a food drive for needy families until Monday, Nov. 21, 2011.

2011 Holiday Events In Alexandria, Virginia: A Top 10 Christmas Town

November 17th, 2011 | [From: Holiday Happenings]

Alexandria, Virginia is famous for its holiday traditions and festivities. See why Alexandria was named a Top 10 Christmas Town by HGTV and take part in special events throughout the season. Feel transported by an old fashioned sense of holiday wonder as you celebrate, dine and shop on America’s historic main streets.

City Of Alexandria Announces 2011 Holiday Concert Series

November 16th, 2011 | [From: Holiday Happenings]

Enjoy the festive sounds of the season in Alexandria as a break between shopping, on your way to dinner, or just to get into the holiday spirit.

Potomac River Lights Up With Festive Cheer For 12th Annual Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade Of Lights

November 16th, 2011 | [From: Announcements, Holiday Happenings]

Alexandria's harbor lights up when more than 50 illuminated boats cruise the Potomac River at the historic waterfront.