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New Years Eve Events??

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New Years Eve Events??

Hello, I would like to know if anyone has been to the New years eve event in Alexandria. The web site is limited with information. I would appreciate any comments. Thanks!! Art

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1. Re: New Years Eve Events??

The City of Alexandria holds a very popular "First Night" event that is focused on families. There are fireworks at midnight and dozens of venues with music and arts oriented entertainment.

That is to say, King Street, our main Street, will be lively with families and revelers. There are also dozens of Restaurants and special events hosted on the Dandy and Cherry Blossom boats. Google them for specifics.

My favorite website is Localkicks.com. The local restaurants and hotels have just begun to advertise their NYE events.

One final website that is good is: http://visitalexandriava.com

We also have a boat shuttle to the New Gaylord Hotel across the river in Maryland. They undoubtably have many events planned at the Washington Harbor. Check them all out. You won't be disappointed.

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2. Re: New Years Eve Events??

What about a family friendly restaurant for NYE? We are a party of 9 with 4 adults and 5 children, is it possible to get reservations at this time?

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Hey Philly poster

The link in the first answer is great and leads you to a tab called resturants that lists most of the alexandria resturants. We don't eat out on holidays, but one place that is often overlooked is the Royal Restaurant. It is NOT GOURMET nor stylish. They are open new years eve and here is the info on them from the alexandria web site. Again, not ritzy, but certainly kid friendly menu and casual and very unlikely to be filled or need reservations because it is not a "special occasion" destination nor does it have lavish spreads - just old fashioned menu

Royal Restaurant

* 730 N. Saint Asaph St.

* Alexandria, VA 22314

* Phone: (703) 548-1616

* Alexandria's neighborhood restaurant. Family, fun restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, dinner. Wide variety of beer, wine and cocktails. The Royal offers prime rib, seafood, rotisserie chicken, burgers and shakes. Ample free parking.

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4. Re: New Years Eve Events??

jjc666

just noticed the Trip Advisor put a hyperlink into my reply so you can just click on Royal Restaurant to see how fellow TA members rated the Royal

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