Plaid Friday: Alexandria's Small Business Black Friday

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November 26, 2021
Throughout Old Town & Del Ray


Alexandria Shop Small Week kicks off with Plaid Friday: Alexandria’s Small Business Black Friday on November 26, 2021. Nearly 50 independent shops are touting one-of-a-kind deals on designer and coveted merchandise, including home décor, chic fashion, gourmet food, classic toys and gifts for pets. Store offers and hours vary, with special discounts throughout the day. Check out Black-owned Alexandria businesses during the nationwide “Buy Black Friday” initiative every Friday starting November 5, 2021.

While you’re here, grab takeout or cozy up outside our chef-driven restaurants and explore holiday magic on historic streets with special holiday events and experiences. Can’t do all your shopping in one day? Check out the promotions and happenings on Small Business Saturday and throughout Alexandria Shop Small Week.



Free Parking

The City of Alexandria will provide free parking at four garages in Old Town (locations listed below) on both Plaid Friday and Small Business Saturday. Street parking is always free in Del Ray.

Browse each store’s offerings in the listings below.

Alexandria Shop Small Week

From November 26 to December 2, experience Alexandria’s biggest shopping week of the year, the second annual Alexandria Shop Small Week.

3 Sisters is a stylish yet affordable fashion boutique offering wide variety of clothing. On the second floor, you will...
213 King Street
The best kept secret in Old Town! A Galerie houses a plethora of handpicked antiques and designer home décor ranging...
317 Cameron Street
Located in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, Alexandria Cupcake takes pride in making the best tasting cupcakes and using...
1022 King Street
Alison makes kinetic sculptures for residential and commercial spaces. She is best known for her Sea Core Kinetics — handcrafted...
Torpedo Factory Art Center 105 N. Union Street, Studio 307
Anthropologie offers a curated mix of clothing, accessories, gifts and home décor that reflects a personal style and fuels passions...
610 King Street
Comfort One Shoes is the Mid-Atlantic’s best shoe store, committed to bringing you the highest quality, most comfortable and best...
200 & 201 King Street
All your favorite Crate and Barrel products at 20 to 70 percent savings.
1700 Prince Street
We invite you to relax in the peaceful oasis of Cualtzin Salon where we focus on what we love to...
1600 King Street
Real Wisconsin-style frozen custard, sorbets, cookies, cobblers, homemade marshmallows. Declared a “dessert destination” by the Washington Post!...
2310 Mount Vernon Avenue Alexandria, VA 22301
Dejan Studio Jewelry specializes in one-of-a-kind designs with a focus on unique custom engagement, wedding and other celebration rings. Each...
105 N. Union Street Studio 23
A community art organization featuring visual and functional arts with monthly exhibits. Hours are First Thursday (May through Sept) 12-9pm,...
2704 Mount Vernon Avenue Alexandria, VA 22301
Old Town Dolci Gelati Café specializes in artisanal small batch gelato along with locally roasted coffee and espresso, hot cider,...
107 N. Fairfax Street

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