Press Kit


Ann Dorman
Executive Director
First Night Alexandria

Event description

The largest family-focused and alcohol-free New Year's Eve event in the region. See more than 100 performances on indoor stages throughout Old Town Alexandria and one in Del Ray. Entertainers include blue grass musicians, honky-tonk bands, clowns, magicians and classical musicians. Active military and children 12 and under are free. End the evening with a spectacular fireworks display on the Potomac River at the foot of King Street!


Press Releases

March 2015 — First Night Alexandria Announces Contributions to Alexandria Public Schools Band, Choir, and Orchestra Programs

July 2013 — Alexandria's New Year's Celebration Brings Back Popular Competition for Best Amateur Band or Solo Artist

March 2013 — First Night Alexandria Donates to School Music Programs

December 2011 — Final Details for First Night Alexandria

September 2011 — Details about First Night Alexandria 2011

September 2011 — Durant Community Arts Center is 2011 Headquarters


Annual Reports