Thursday, December 4, 2014

Parade of Lights This Saturday!


The annual Parade of Lights will return to the Southwest Waterfront this Saturday. This year, the event will be held at Water Street Park/Gangplank Park (600 Water Street) starting at 6pm. The annual event includes the lighting of the Southwest Christmas Tree, photos with Santa, a bonfire, s’mores making, and live jazz. Houseboats and other vessels will be decorated for the holidays and will parade along the Washington Channel between Old Town Alexandria and Southwest starting around 7pm with the winners announced at 7:45pm.

2 comments:

Jennifer said...

Rain or shine?

Glenn said...

Take a moment to thank Barbara Ehrlich who, among others, has kept this tradition alive over the years, even when Santa was greeted by only a dozen people in the cold with a few cookies and hot cider!