The Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities "Fits Your Life." Whether you are looking for a class, sport league, casual walk on more than 20 miles of trails, or want to volunteer, we have something for everyone.
Registration for Winter classes and activities opened Wednesday, December 14. Register online or in-person at the new Registration & Reservation Office located at the Lee Center at 1108 Jefferson St. > Registration Information
The annual CIVIC award program recognizes the unsung volunteer efforts of Alexandrians who are involved in their communities and who have provided a valuable service to Alexandria in meeting recreation and park needs. Nominations must be received by Tuesday, January 31, 2017. Submit a Nomination Online Download a Nomination Packet
The City’s Waterfront Plan envision a new public plaza at the foot of King Street called Fitzgerald Square. The plaza encompasses the City owned properties of 1 & 2 King Street, and the existing King Street Park, totaling about one acre of land. When the Old Dominion Boat Club moves to Prince Street, the City plans to create an “interim” public space to enjoy until construction begins on the permanent park.
Consistent with the City Council approved 2003 Windmill Hill Park plan, the City of Alexandria is replacing the existing bulkhead with a natural shoreline. Construction activities are planned to begin in Spring 2017 with substantial completion by Spring 2018.