Best Hotel for Thanksgiving in Alexandrian, VA
Joining us at The Alexandrian here in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia around Thanksgiving this year? We’d love to host you—and show you plenty of warm, holiday-worthy hospitality for the occasion!
Simply soaking up our Autograph Collection hospitality and the shopping, dining, and heritage attractions of our historic cityscape makes a memorable Thanksgiving-time getaway, but if you’re looking for some special events to mark the season you certainly won’t be lacking for options!
Here’s a brief run-through of just a few of the happenings going on in the Alexandria vicinity this November, from concerts and theatrical productions to guided walkthroughs of a Founding Father’s old stomping grounds!
From November 8th through November 11th, the Alexandria Film Festival will celebrate some of the finest independent filmmaking from all around the world for its 12th annual edition.
Step back in time with a candlelit tour of George Washington’s world-famous plantation estate. The annual Mount Vernon by Candlelight tours launch the day after Thanksgiving and after that take place on November 24th and 30th and December 1st, 7th, 8th, and 16th.
Catch a Show at the Birchmere Music Hall
Alexandria plays host to a truly legendary music venue in the Birchmere, which has hosted everybody from Johnny Cash to Emmylou Harris for amazingly intimate concerts. The day after Thanksgiving, the Seldom Scene and Dry Branch will bring some expertly played Americana to the stage. Charles Esten holds court on Saturday, November 24th and Sunday, November 25th, while Melissa Etheridge swings by the Birchmere with her Holiday Show from Monday, November 26th through Wednesday, November 28th.
Productions at the Little Theatre of Alexandria
The highly regarded Little Theatre of Alexandria also has plenty of onstage entertainment on tap around Thanksgiving, with Dracula wrapping up on November 3rd and A Christmas Carol beginning on November 30th.
Join Us for Thanksgiving Festivities at The Alexandrian
However you choose to spend your Thanksgiving holiday with us here at The Alexandrian, expect the finest in Autograph Collection hospitality here in the heart of Old Town Alexandria: genuine hospitality worthy of the spirit of Turkey Day!