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Alexandria Summer 2013 Event Calendar

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Alexandria, Virginia is bursting with activity all summer long. Enjoy family friendly events including concerts and festivals at the historic town across the river from Washington, DC. All concerts are free, with the exception of the Bon Jovi tribute band, offered on Friday, June 7, at Waterfront Park.

Concert Venues

  • John Carlyle Park, 300 John Carlyle St.
  • Market Square, 301 King St. in front of Alexandria City Hall
  • Ben Brenman Park, 4800 Brenman Park Dr.
  • Canal Plaza, 44 Canal Center Plaza.
  • Waterfront Park, 1 Prince St.
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Special Events Hotline: (703) 746-5592.

2013 Concert Schedule

May 27 - 1 p.m. - Memorial Day Jazz Festival. Waterfront Park, 1 Prince Street Alexandria, VA. The annual festival features big band, swing, and contemporary jazz music.

June 5 - The Dave Chappell Band - roots rock - Canal Plaza - noon

June 6 - Alexandria Singers - choral pops - John Carlyle Park - 7:30 p.m.

June 7 - Bon Jovi tribute band - Living on a Bad Name - Waterfront Park - 7 p.m. (entrance fee)

June 12 - Teen Rock Night - Fuse Box - rock - Ben Brenman Park - 7 p.m.

June 14 - Alexandria Citizens Band - Market Square - 7:30 p.m.

June 17 - U. S. Navy Band Sea Chanters choral variety - Market Square - 7 p.m.

June 19 - Cathy Ponton King - blues/jazz - Canal Plaza - noon

June 20 - U. S. Navy Band Cruisers - contemporary - John Carlyle Park - 7:30 p.m.

June 26 - Mokihana - traditional Hawaiian Dance - Ben Brenman Park - 7 p.m.

June 27 - Hey Norton—Swing, oldies rock n roll & soul - John Carlyle Park - 7:30 p.m.

June 28 - Alexandria Citizens Band - Market Square - 7:30 p.m.

July 5 - Alexandria Citizens Band - Market Square - 7:30 p.m.

July 10 - Wake Campbell - smooth jazz - Canal Plaza - noon

July 11 - Sudden M Pac Band - R & B - John Carlyle Park - 7:30 p.m.

July 13 - Alexandria Birthday and Fireworks Celebration

July 17 - mister don - interactive children’s music - Ben Brenman Park - 7 p.m.

July 19 - Alexandria Citizens Band - Market Square - 7:30 p.m.

July 24 - Anthony “Swamp Dog” - Clark blues - Canal Plaza - noon

July 25 - Alexandria Harmonizers - men’s barbershop - John Carlyle Park - 7:30 p.m.

July 31 - The Jonathan Parker Quartet - jazz - Ben Brenman Park - 7 p.m.

August 7 - Silver City - country/bluegrass - Canal Plaza - noon

August 8 - Jason Paul Curtis - jazz - John Carlyle Park - 7:30 p.m.

August 9 - Alexandria Harmonizers - Market Square - 7:30 p.m.

August 16 - U. S. Navy Band Commodores - big band jazz - Market Square - 7 p.m.

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