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Ring in 2018 at First Night Alexandria, a family-friendly event focusing on the arts with free fireworks at midnight. (Photo: Victor Wolansky)

Weekend Guide

Ring in the New Year in the DMV It is time to ring out 2017 and ring in 2018. Besides all the parties at most bars and restaurants on New Year’s Eve, there are plenty of other things to do in the DMV this weekend. Also, most of the DMV’s holiday displays wrap up on New Year’s
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Santa and his reindeer ski into Old Town Alexandria's waterfront at 1 p.m. on Sunday. (Photo: AFP)

Weekend Guide

Have Yourself a Merry Christmas Weekend ‘Twas the weekend before Christmas and all through the city, residents were leaving, oh what a pity. But if you are in town this weekend and not in the shopping malls trying to finish your holiday shopping, there are a few things to do in
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Christmas Illuminations at Mount Vernon this weekend features fireworks set to Christmas music. (Photo: Mount Vernon)

Weekend Guide

’Twas the Week Before Christmas The Christmas rush is on. There are gifts to buy, presents to wrap and cookies to bake, but there are still many holiday events to fill the weekend. All of the area’s annual Christmas attractions are now open. For the complete listing, click here.
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