Recreation, Parks & Cultural Activities

We enrich the City of Alexandria by creating meaningful experiences through public space, cultural activities, and programming.

Page updated on Nov 12, 2019 at 5:36 PM
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Register now for Fall Programs! Activities and classes for the Fall season take place September through December. Register online or in-person at the Registration & Reservation Office located at the Lee Center, 1108 Jefferson St. 

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Camps take place on days when ACPS schools are closed. Register now for Winter Break Camps, taking place December 23 through January 3.

View the flyer
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Light up the holiday season by attending the 2019 City of Alexandria Tree Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, November 23 at 6 p.m., at Market Square, 301 King St.  

View the flyer and parking map


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View a list of  on-going maintenance schedules and current park maintenance projects including:

Market Square Landscaping Maintenance
Portion of Holmes Run Trail Closed for Repairs


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Learn about the special event application, permit and review process at a series of free workshops beginning in October. Staff from multiple agencies will explain how event organizers can apply for and obtain permits to produce a special event in Alexandria.The workshops are free, but space is limited.

Reserve tickets online 


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The Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities guarantees exceptional customer experiences to all who participate in programs or visit parks and facilities. Interactions will be Responsive, Professional, Courteous and Accountable. Tell us about your experience - complete the Your Experience Matters Survey now.
RPCA Customer Service Guarantee


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We enrich the City of Alexandria by creating meaningful experiences through public space, cultural activities, and programming.

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