With so many events and activities on tap, it’s going to be a choose your own adventure kind of weekend. On our radar: a book festival for the whole family, a car show in Old Town Alexandria, and a mystery house scavenger hunt. Need more ideas? Keep scrolling down.
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Old Town Festival of Style and Speed
The inaugural Old Town Festival of Speed & Style will debut on King Street near Alexandria’s waterfront. The single-day free event will span across three blocks on lower King Street and will feature approximately 60 rare and unusual supercars from around the world such as Ferrari, Jaguar, Porsche, Lamborghini, Aston-Martin and Cobra for up close viewing enjoyment. On display will be a collection of high performance and racing cars from the 1950’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s, paired with a fashion exhibition presented by the Old Town Boutique District.
Storytime and Singalong with Bearsong
Come join us for a singalong and storytime with Bearsong at Loyalty Bookstore. Every Sunday at 11 a.m. bring your little ones for wonderful songs and stories by DC-area’s favorite singing storyteller!
History Mystery Scavenger Hunt
Bring the family to search for answers to riddles, questions, and clues about the historic National Park Seminary campus. Family-friendly and challenging for all ages! Bring a cell phone or digital camera. Stick around for prizes and snacks afterwards.