The nation’s largest George Washington Birthday parade marches a one-mile route through the streets of Old Town Alexandria. This community parade honors one of the Alexandria’s favorite sons. First responders to the June 2017 shooting that occurred during a practice for a congressional baseball game will serve as the parade’s grand marshals. For more information, including parking, maps, route and status, visit washingtonbirthday.net or call 703-829-6640.
Photo credit: S. Muth for Visit Alexandria