Experience holiday magic on historic streets in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, located on the waterfront just minutes from Washington, D.C. and recognized by Oprah Daily as one of the Most Magical Christmas Towns Across the World for three consecutive years since 2019. Feel transported by an old-fashioned sense of holiday wonder with a stroll along the King Street mile, like a real-life Dickens Village, complete with European flair.
Stroll among al fresco dining spots or savor takeout from your favorite Alexandria restaurants. Show your love for Alexandria’s dozens of independent boutiques that provide personal service and curated gift selections all season long.
Stay tuned for more details on Alexandria’s biggest holiday weekend (typically the first weekend in December) featuring the Scottish Christmas Walk Parade and the Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights sponsored by Amazon. Visit our events calendar for upcoming events and happenings.