Kick off summer with the return of the Portside in Old Town Summer Festival sponsored by Ting Internet on June 16 and 17, 2023. This free festival features an array of live music, local craft beer from Port City Brewing Company and fun for the whole family on the Alexandria waterfront. Friday, the event features the ALX Jazz Fest presented by the City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts, a division of Recreation, Parks & Cultural Activities, including readings by Alexandria poets. Saturday, the festival continues with an eclectic musical lineup—think flamenco, zydeco, indie soul and beyond—local food, hands-on art and history activities and more.
Make it a weekend in Alexandria! Find discounted rates at festival partner hotels valid Friday, June 16 through Monday, June 19. No minimum stay required.