Each month will feature an art gallery and/or cultural arts organization offering an evening of fine art and studio crafts. Art Night will be held the third Thursday of the month, May-October, 2023 from 5-8pm. Come to Old Town for an evening of art and stay for dinner at one of our great restaurants.
Join us on September 21st for this months featured galleries:
1121 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Made in VA will have a watercolor activity as well as block printing. There will be paper and small canvas pouches that can be stamped, and if you want to bring anything to stamp you are welcome to!
1212 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Make a complimentary wooden pumpkin craft at our Crafting Station and browse and shop our Gift Boutique and enjoy 10% off any purchase. Take a look through this link here!
915 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Join us at Ten Thousand Villages as we bring Afghanistan and Pakistan culture together! Shop handcrafted jewelry by Heerima, an Afghan refugee living in Northern Virginia as well as unique, one of a kind clothing and accessories crafted from upcycled, vintage Afghan fabrics. Afghan Couture, believes in more than just creating beautiful garments and products. They are dedicated to making a meaningful impact in the lives of women in Afghanistan. Despite numerous challenges they have forged ahead, creating opportunities for women across various fields. From skilled tailoring and embroidery to office administration, social media management, photography, and modeling, we have empowered women with diverse talents to thrive in their chosen profession. Sustainability lies at the core of our brand through upcycling and repurposing traditional hand embroideries.
You can also browse hundreds of hand knotted rugs from Pakistan. Our 12 annual Fair Trade Rug Event kicks off on Thursday, September 21, which brings over 250 rugs to our shop on King Street, from small table top rugs, to room size works of art. Bunyaad, which means “foundation” in Urdu, works to create strong foundations in the villages of Pakistan by paying a fair wage to its artisan families. All rugs are made by fairly paid adults. Read more about the rugs and their impact in Pakistan. https://bunyaad.com/event/fair-trade-rug-event-in-alexandria-va/
1303 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Back2Back Live Music w/ Modern Moxie and Ari Voxx at 8pm. Click here to register!
Future dates and featured merchants listed below:
October 19th – KYO Gallery 111 S Patrick Street and AR Workshop 1212 King Street