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Historic Alexandria, Virginia Candlelight tours

Bringing Historic Holiday Cheer to Alexandria Dec 12 & 13

Bring centuries of Holiday Cheer to your celebrations this year! The Historic Alexandria Candlelight Tour, Alexandria’s premier historic holiday event, blends three centuries of history, food, and drink through special tastings, seasonal decorations, period music, and tours highlighting festive traditions through time.

Four of Old Town Alexandria’s finest historic sites will welcome guests on Saturday, December 12 and Sunday, December 13. Each location will feature period-appropriate holiday decorations as well as a food and drink item.

This year’s tour includes:

Tour times are Saturday, December 12, 6 – 9 p.m. and Sunday, December 13, 3 – 6 p.m.

The sites may be visited in any order and stationed guides are present at each location. A free shuttle is provided running in a continuous loop between the sites. Ticket prices are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors (ages 65 and older) and active military members, and $5 for children (ages 6-17).

Tickets for this event can be purchased online at this link. Additional adult beverages available for purchase at select sites.

Old Town Alexandria is served by convenient public transportation, including the free King Street Trolley. Ample public parking is available at the Tavern Square and Market Square parking garages.

To learn more about other holiday events in historic Alexandria, please visit this link.

Lee Hernly, Editor
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Lee Hernly is the Founder and Editor of Port City Wire, Alexandria, Virginia's best source for hyper-local news, opinion, and events. I live in the Old Town Alexandria area with my fantastic wife and son Sam. Oh, there’s Serena & Bea too. I’m so excited to meet new readers and see where you are from! Please be sure to leave a comment with a link to your blog so I can check it out!

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