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With delicate cherry blossom trees, scenic self-guided saunters and a new public art installation at the waterfront, spring in Alexandria, VA is full of outdoor enchantment. Just minutes from Washington, D.C. on the Potomac River, the city is primed with springtime happenings, new al fresco dining spots and seasonal shopping to curate your spring wardrobe.

Check out what’s new at the waterfront and beyond in 2022, and keep reading to discover experiences to enjoy the cherry blossoms (predicted to reach peak bloom from March 22-25), architectural gems and more. Plus, stay at a participating Alexandria hotel this spring and receive free Key to the City attraction passes! Learn more here.


Alexandria is currently at a low COVID-19 community level. Wearing a mask is not required in most settings, but individuals are welcome to do so at any time; certain businesses may still require masks.

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