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What’s Up in Alexandria This Weekend: August 4-6

From the Friendship Firehouse Festival to the 2nd Annual Running Strong for American Indian Youth Powwow, there’s a wide variety of events (and something for everyone) happening in Alexandria this weekend.

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Friday, August 4

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Alexandria Bier Garden: Party Foul from 10 pm to 1 am
  • Blackwall Hitch: Ryan Forrester from 9 pm to 12 am
  • Cuates Grill: Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Daniel O’Connell’s Irish Restaurant and Bar: Mike Richards at 9 pm
  • Fish Market: DJ from 9 pm to 1 am in the Anchor Bar
  • Galactic Panther: A G’s Night Out Comedy Show from 7:30 pm to 11 pm
  • Grist Mill Park: Kadencia Orchestra at 7:30 pm
  • Laporta’s Restaurant & Jazz Lounge: The Satin Doll Trio from 7 pm to 11 pm
  • Makeda Restaurant: Negussie Bogale and Tsehay Kassa at 10 pm
  • Murphy’s Grand Irish Pub: Pat Garvey at 9 pm
  • O’Shaughnessy’s: Live music at 9 pm
  • Rock It Grill: Karaoke at 9:30 pm
  • The Birchmere: Lyfe Jennings (Canceled!) at 7:30 pm
  • The Light Horse: Practically Einstein at 9:30 pm
  • The Little Theatre of Alexandria: Freaky Friday at 8 pm
  • The Study at Morrison House: Live piano music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Two Nineteen Restaurant: Sol roots in the Basin St. Lounge from 9 pm to 1 am, Live DJ from 10 pm to 2 am in the Bayou Room
  • Zikrayet Lebanese Restaurant & Lounge: Live music after 9 pm

Saturday, August 5

On ALXnow: Alexandria woman walking to Richmond for Women’s Equality Day and Upcoming festival celebrates history of firefighting in Alexandria

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

Sunday, August 6

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

Have an event that you’d like to see featured in a future weekend roundup? Email Ryan at [email protected]

Ryan Belmore is an award-winning news publisher, editor, and journalist. Born and raised in Rhode Island, he now resides in Alexandria, Virginia, with his wife and two rescue dogs.

Photo via Running Strong for American Indian Youth/Facebook

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