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Alexandria, Virginia Fireworks 2014

A Birthday Celebration of the City of Alexandria & the USA


Alexandria, Virginia Fireworks 2014 © Alexandria Convention and Visitors Association

The City of Alexandria celebrates its own birthday and the USA’s each year on a Saturday following the 4th of July. The annual event includes children’s activities, a concert performed by the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra, birthday cake and a fireworks extravaganza. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic. Food and beverages will also be available for purchase.

See Photos of Alexandria's Birthday Celebration

Date and Time
July 12, 2014, 7-10 p.m.

Oronoco Bay Park, 100 Madison St., along the Potomac River between Fairfax, Pendleton and Madison Streets.

Available at Simpson Properties Garage, 700 North Fairfax Street; Carr America, 44 Canal Center Plaza; and Trammell Crow Company, 601 North Fairfax Street. Old Town Alexandria is accessible by DASH transit lines AT #2 and #5. Read more about parking in Alexandria

Schedule of Activities

  • 7:30 p.m. The Town Crier Announces Mayor William D. Euille, presentation of Park and Recreation Commission's CIVIC Awards
  • 8 p.m. Birthday Cake
  • 8:30 p.m. Performance by the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra
  • 9:30 p.m. Fireworks display, featuring the "1812 Overture" with Cannon Support by the United States Marine Corps, Basic Training School, Quantico, VA
For more information, visit the Alexandria Convention & Visitors Association at the Alexandria Visitors Center at Ramsay House, 221 King Street or call (703) 746-3301.

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