Scottish Christmas Walk This Weekend

Alexandria Scottish Christmas Walk

44th Annual Campagna Center Scottish Christmas Walk Weekend and Parade

One of our family's favorite holiday event is this weekend.  Old Town, Alexandria will be host to the 44th Annual Scottish Christmas Walk Weekend and Parade, a partnership between the Campagna Center, the Scottish Government, the Saint Andrew’s Society of Washington, D.C., and the City of Alexandria. The weekend features a full lineup of festivities to celebrate the rich Scottish heritage of historic Old Town.  Below are some of the events.

Friday, December 5

Heather and Greens Sale  9:00am - 5:00pm
The Campagna Center, 418 South Washington Street, Alexandria, VA

Deck the Halls  1:00pm - 3:00pm
A child-friendly afternoon full of arts & crafts, musical entertainment and a visit from Santa
The George Washington Masonic Memorial Temple, 101 Callahan Drive, Alexandria, VA

The Taste of Scotland   6:30pm - 11:00pm
Features a Scotch tasting menu including a variety of Scotches direct from Scotland distilleries, Scottish ale sampling, as well as beer, wine, and food
The George Washington Masonic Memorial Temple, 101 Callahan Drive, Alexandria, VA

Saturday, December 6

Heather and Greens Sale  9:00am - 4:00pm
The Campagna Center, 418 South Washington Street, Alexandria, VA

Holiday Marketplace  10:00am - 4:00pm 
Features a unique collection of regional artists, crafters and boutique businesses 
The Campagna Center, 418 South Washington Street, Alexandria, VA 

44th Annual Scottish Christmas Walk Parade 11:00am 
Enjoy marching units with the tartans of Scottish clans, Scottish bag pipes and drums, Scottish dancers, Scottie dogs, dignitaries, classic cars, Santa, and more! Parade begins at St. Asaph and Wilkes Streets; concludes at Market Square

Holiday Designer Tour of Homes  11:00am - 4:00pm
Visit some of Old Town’s most magnificent historic homes decorated for the holidays: 
415 Prince Street 
400 South Lee Street  
519 South Lee Street 
501 Duke Street

Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights  5:30pm
Event location is at Alexandria Marina, behind the Torpedo Factory
The Torpedo Factory has an Open House between 4:00pm - 9:00pm, so stop in after the Boat Parade of Lights


About the Campagna Center

The Campagna Center, Alexandria’s leading not-for-profit organization, equips children and families with a comprehensive set of tools they need to thrive and succeed. Since 1945, the Campagna Center has served the community by offering a range of programs that foster a dedication to learning among children, youth, and adults. Over 1,700 children and families took advantage of Campagna Center services on a daily basis last year.

For all of the event details go to Scottish Christmas Walk.

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