Old Town might not sound like the hip, cool place to bring a wild and curious bunch of kids. But, it’s just that…and more! From kid-friendly farmer’s markets to consignment shops galore, there are so many hot spots in this Alexandria, Virginia enclave that you’ll need to make multiple trips just to soak it all in. Here’s where to get started.

Haute Dogs and Fries

At Haute Dogs and Fries both parents and kids are happy happy with their quick eats. With toppings like caramelized onions, potato sticks, mango pineapple relish and rainbow sprinkles, everyone can get what they want, no matter what they’re craving.
610 Montgomery St. (Alexandria, Va)
Online: hautedogsandfries.com
Photo: Haute Dogs and Fries via Facebook

Are there any secret spots in Old Town that we should know about? Tell us in the comments section below. 

—Hilary Riedemann and Ayren Jackson-Cannady