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Oct 26
Zombies

Zombie Escape

The Zombie Apocalypse. DC was one of the first cities to fall when the apocalypse began. As such, Alexandria was a close second due to proximity. Now, you must navigate your way through zombie infested territory to claim what supplies are on your list and make it back to your base safely.

6:30pm to 10:00pm
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Oct 26

Ghostly Tales

On Friday join storytellers from Alexandria's Footsteps to the Past and on Saturday join storytellers from Carlyle House on the front lawn for ghostly tales of Alexandria's past. $5 per person. No registration required.

7:00pm to 10:00pm
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  • History & Educational
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Oct 27

SOLD OUT- Escape the Sanderson Witches

25 years to the day, the Sanderson Sisters have returned; this time to a new city with new hopes of having clueless children at their beck and call. While they hunt for a new lease on life, your group must pass several obstacles to ensure the children in the city are safe. 

6:30pm to 10:00pm
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Oct 27

Ghostly Tales

On Friday join storytellers from Alexandria's Footsteps to the Past and on Saturday join storytellers from Carlyle House on the front lawn for ghostly tales of Alexandria's past. $5 per person. No registration required.

7:00pm to 10:00pm
  • Camps & Programs Guide
  • History & Educational
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Oct 31
Trick-or-Treat Silhouette

Trick or Treat

On October 31st from 5-7pm join us on All Hallow’s Eve for good old fashioned trickery and treats! Bring your little ghosts, goblins, princesses and action heroes to one of Alexandria’s most haunted dwellings for a fun evening of FREE trick-or-treating, games, and crafts.

5:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Arts & Crafts
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  • Free
  • Kids & Family
  • Music, Culture & Festivals
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Dec 1

Scottish Walk Open House

Visit Old Town on Saturday, December 1st to enjoy Alexandria’s rich Scottish heritage and see the Scottish Walk Parade march past Alexandria’s oldest stone building, Carlyle House.

12:00pm to 4:00pm
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  • Free
  • History & Educational
  • Kids & Family
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Dec 8

Candlelight Tours

Take a break from the fast pace of the season and enjoy the unique charm and history of Old Town at Alexandria’s most popular holiday event. Tour Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, Carlyle House, and Lee-Fendall House, enjoying seasonal decorations, entertainment, and light refreshments.

4:00pm to 9:00pm
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  • History & Educational
  • Kids & Family
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Feb 2

Happy Birthday John Carlyle!

Join us as we wish a very happy birthday to Alexandria town founder, Col. John Carlyle. Festivities will include 18th-century dancing, live music, and a birthday treat!

12:00pm to 4:00pm
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  • Free
  • History & Educational
  • Kids & Family
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