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The 14th Annual Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale Returns  

The 14th Annual Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale Returns

Stroll Outdoors August 12 for Deals from More Than 40 Boutiques

Alexandria, VA—One of the longest running summer shopping events returns to the D.C. region’s Shop Small destination for independent boutiques, Alexandria, Virginia. The annual Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale will take place on Saturday, August 12, 2023, throughout Old Town and beyond. The event features more than 40 Alexandria boutiques stepping out of their storefronts and offering deeply discounted summer merchandise, plus pop-up live music performances to provide a soundtrack to your strolling.

Shoppers are invited to follow a map of participating stores along Alexandria’s red brick sidewalks for end-of-summer savings from locally owned boutiques. During the week of the event, the map will be posted online at AlexandriaSidewalkSale.com, accessible via a QR code on posters at participating stores and available in print for pickup at the Alexandria Visitor Center, 221 King Street.

Explore local items ranging from women’s clothing and shoes to locally made and fair-trade goods, books, home décor and beyond at dozens of Alexandria boutiques. Check out new Sidewalk Sale participants, including American in Paris, Fiscus Glassworks, Frances Valentine and Ms. Moxie’s Moon Shop. Along the 0 block of King Street, enjoy pop-ups from Lily’s Flower Truck, Made in ALX, Passionately Pets and more. In Alexandria’s Del Ray neighborhood, browse unique finds at the Del Ray Vintage & Flea Market and beyond.

Plus, listen to pop-up live music performances curated by Yellow Door Concert Series. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., No Part of Nothin’ will bring bluegrass and classic country to the corner of Fayette and King Streets. From 1 to 4 p.m., soak in the sounds of the Vaughn Ambrose Jazz Trio under the overhang at Union and King Streets. Parking is available in various parking garages in Old Town as you explore participating boutiques throughout the day.

Alexandria Sidewalk Sale is led by Visit Alexandria in partnership with the City of Alexandria and Old Town Business Association.

Visit AlexandriaSidewalkSale.com for more information and store hours.

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Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale
August 12, 2023
Throughout Old Town and beyond
AlexandriaSidewalkSale.com

One of the longest running summer shopping events returns to the D.C. region’s Shop Small destination for independent boutiques, Alexandria, Virginia, with the annual Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale happening Saturday, August 12, 2023, throughout Old Town and beyond. The event features more than 40 Alexandria boutiques stepping out of their storefronts and offering deeply discounted summer merchandise. Plus, enjoy live music along King Street and shop pop-up vendors along the 0 block of King Street. In Alexandria’s Del Ray neighborhood, browse unique finds at the Del Ray Vintage & Flea Market and more. Learn more at AlexandriaSidewalkSale.com.

 

ABOUT ALEXANDRIA, VA
Recognized by Travel + Leisure among the Best Places to Travel in 2023 and Best Cities in the U.S. 2023 and voted a Condé Nast Traveler Top 5 Best Small City in the U.S. 2022, Alexandria is a welcoming weekend escape on the Potomac River, minutes from Washington, D.C. Founded in 1749 and boasting the nation’s third oldest historic district, Alexandria hums with a cosmopolitan feel. Stroll Old Town Alexandria’s King Street mile to find more than 200 independent restaurants and boutiques plus intimate historic museums and new happenings at the waterfront. Explore vibrant neighborhoods beyond Old Town, trace George Washington and the Founding Fathers’ footsteps and follow the stories of Black Americans who shaped the history of Alexandria and the United States.

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