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Olio's "Taste Testing Party"

Olio Taste Testing Bash - Calling all Foodies! Is your pallet up for the challenge?  Join the party at Olio and try their taste testing challenge.  Taste 4 infused flavors of oils or vinegars, guess which are which - get them all right and win a prize, including discounts on bottles and other giveaways!

This is a free event.

Event Times: 
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: 
Olio Tasting Room
1223 King Street
Alexandria, VA
United States
38° 48' 21.5388" N, 77° 3' 11.0376" W

Art League Activities

Children and adults are invited to make a sketchbook to take home, participate in a drawing activity or make a pencil sculpture. All who participate also take home a drawing pencil so they can continue to fill their sketchbook.  This is a free activity.

Event Times: 
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Location: 
The Art League
105 N. Union Street
Alexandria, VA
United States
38° 48' 17.298" N, 77° 2' 23.1612" W

Family Art Activities

If you're not a scavenger hunt person but want to participate in a fun, art activity for all ages and skill levels, visit the Torpedo Factory Art Center, 105 N Union St.  You can make a button, mask or crown to wear to the best parties all night!  Artists Lisa Schumaier and Dawn Benedetto and their elves will be there to assist!  This is a free event!

Event Times: 
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Location: 
Torpedo Factory Art Center
105 N. Union Street
Alexandria, VA
United States
38° 48' 16.9524" N, 77° 2' 23.0676" W

Alexandria Archeology Museum

Learn about Alexandria's potters at this fun, hands-on activity at the Alexandria Archaeology Museum, located on the third floor of the Torpedo Factory Art Center from 2 to 5 p.m. on Monday, December 31. Discover Alexandria's salt-glazed stoneware potters and the decorative patterns unique to H.C. Smith (1825-1841) and B.C. Milburn (1841-1876). You’ll be able to copy, or create, your own take-home designs on paper using markers, paint, or both at this free, drop-in activity.

Event Times: 
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Location: 
Alexandria Archeology Museum
105 N. Union Street 3rd Floor
Alexandria, VA
United States
38° 48' 17.2692" N, 77° 2' 23.982" W

The Sugar Cube

"Countdown to Midnight" free cookie decorating (one cookie per child).

Event Times: 
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Location: 
The Sugar Cube
1218 King St.
22314 Alexandria, VA
United States
38° 48' 20.8872" N, 77° 3' 11.9916" W

Kids Promote Animals for Adoption with Their Art

The Animal Welfare League of Alexandria and UpCycle Creative Reuse Center have teamed up to involve kids in helping to promote shelter animals for adoption.  Shelter animals for adoption will be at the Torpedo Factory Art Center for children to meet.

Event Times: 
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Location: 
Torpedo Factory Art Center
105 N. Union Street
22314 Alexandria, VA
United States
38° 48' 23.4432" N, 77° 3' 30.474" W

Old Fashioned Carnival!!

First Night will be back in Del Ray!!!  An Old Fashioned Carnival is being planned--there will be carnival games for all ages, line dancing, fortune teller and many other activities.

The price of a badge is $15 until December 18. After the 18th, tickets are $20. To gain admission to all First Night Alexandria venues you need just one badge per adult. Click this link for full info on tickets.

Event Times: 
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location: 
Mount Vernon Recreation Center
2701 Commonwealth Avenue
22305 Alexandria, VA
United States

Amazing Clowns

Join all-time favorite Teddy and his gang for fabulous balloon sculptures!  Sculptures for children 12 and under are free (one per child).  There is a $10 charge to older children and adults wanting sculptures.  Cash only.

Event Times: 
7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Location: 
George Washington Masonic Memorial Assembly Hall
101 Callahan Drive
22314 Alexandria, VA
United States
38° 48' 27.2268" N, 77° 3' 57.5352" W

King Teddy

Upbeat swing, jump blues and rockabilly that will make you want to jump, jive and wail!

Event Times: 
7:00 pm to 7:30 pm
8:30 pm to 9:00 pm
10:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Location: 
George Washington Masonic Memorial Theater
101 Callahan Drive
22314 Alexandria, VA
United States
38° 48' 26.6184" N, 77° 3' 57.2148" W

Folsom Prisoners

Classic country and honky tonk is what you get from this First Night Alexandria favorite!

Event Times: 
7:00 pm to 7:30 pm
8:30 pm to 9:00 pm
10:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Location: 
George Washington Masonic Memorial North Lodge
101 Callahan Drive
22314 Alexandria, VA
United States
38° 48' 27.4068" N, 77° 3' 56.2788" W

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