The 20th Annual Alexandria Old Town Art Festival heads back to John Carlyle Square in 2022! John Carlyle Square is a mixed-use community within the Eisenhower East area of Alexandria and includes high-rise residential complexes, hotels, and retail establishments. The neighborhood in historic Old Town includes a variety of natural open spaces and parks and a retail/entertainment center, serving both a local and regional market. Alexandria is one of the country’s premier artistic hubs. All artwork is juried, which provides a higher level of quality, diversity, and creativity of art on display, exemplifying the gifted artists in regions from all over the country. The Sunshine Artist Magazine rates the show as one of the top 100 art shows.