Nightlife in Alexandria

Sopranessence: "Ho, Ho, Ho & Mistletoe" - Saturday December 17, 2016 / 3:00pm

Del Rey United Methodist Church

Potomac West

$20 $13.75

"Sun, Moon & Stars Above" - Saturday October 29, 2016 / 3:00pm


North Ridge - Rosemont

$20 $13.75

The Rocky Horror Show (October 7–30)

The Rocky Horror Show

Workhouse Arts Center

Musical that inspired The Rocky Horror Picture Show brings the exploits of Brad, Janet, and Frank N. Furter to the Workhouse Arts stage

$30 $21

$39 for Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 eGift Card ($124 Value*)

Ultimate Date Night Package

Online Deal

Create your own ultimate date with movie tickets and a $100 eGift Card for dinner

$124 $39

Red Bull Flying Bach (January 6-8)

Red Bull Flying Bach

Warner Theatre

Four-time World Breakdance Champions Flying Steps perform high-energy routines to a live soundtrack of Bach masterpieces

$74.50 $39

MetroCooking DC Cooking Expo (December 3–4)

MetroCooking DC

Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Get fresh culinary ideas in time for the holidays w/ celebrity chefs, demos by James Beard chefs, interactive workshops, and 250+ exhibitors

$21.50 $15

Alan Jackson on Friday, October 28, at 7:30 p.m.

Alan Jackson

EagleBank Arena

Classic country singer gets crowds boot-scooting with hits from his extensive catalog, including “Gone Country”

$35 $19.50

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 44% Off). Four Options Available.


Online Deal

Smartphone app lets users reserve movie theater tickets at major theaters nationwide, saving them time and money

$17.99 $12.99

Dinner and a Show featuring Roy Hargrove, Jonathan Butler, or Roberta Gambarini, October 25–November 20

Blues Alley

Blues Alley

World-renowned artists Roy Hargrove, Jonathan Butler, and Roberta Gambarini take the stage

$80 $48

Maxwell and Mary J. Blige on November 6, at 7 p.m.

Maxwell & Mary J Blige

Verizon Center

Royalty of ’90s neo-soul join forces on nationwide tour that looks forward while hearkening back to a classic sound with guest Ro James

$101.45 $50

Comedian Robert Powell III

Arlington Cinema 'N' Drafthouse

Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse

$20 $13.75

Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes (November 11—23)

Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes

Radio City Music Hall

Make memories with the world-famous Rockettes, a production featuring the high-kicking dance troupe and other holiday showstoppers

$75.80 $45

Comedian/Actor Brian Posehn

Arlington Cinema 'N' Drafthouse

Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse

$25 $16.50

Comedian Jerrod Carmichael

Arlington Cinema 'N' Drafthouse

Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse

$25 $16.50

Comic Alonzo Bodden

Arlington Cinema 'N' Drafthouse

Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse

$22 $14.75

Distillery Tour and Tasting for Two, Four, or Six at MurLarkey Distilled Spirits (Up to 51% Off)

MurLarkey Distilled Spirits

Murlarkey Distilled Spirits

Get a behind-the-scenes look at this craft distillery and sample its all-natural spirits, which include vodka, gin, and whiskey

$30 $18

Saturday Silent Disco

The Embassy Row Hotel

Washington, DC

$15 $10.50

The Sweet Spot Baltimore: Red Light Special on Sunday, November 6 at 7 p.m.

The Sweet Spot Baltimore: Red Light Special

Baltimore Soundstage

Poets, burlesque performers, comics, and other artists explore sensuality in a high-energy performance devoted to “pop erotic arts”

$29.11 $15

The Bayside Tigers on Saturday, January 14 at 8 p.m.

The Bayside Tigers

Fillmore Silver Spring

The Bayside Tigers dive deep into the hits of the Clinton era with hits by Beastie Boys, Backstreet Boys, Shania Twain and more

$19 $10

Sandi Patty on Sunday, November 6, at 7 p.m.

Sandi Patty

Sligo Church

Nicknamed “The Voice,” the most-awarded female vocalist in the history of contemporary Christian music embarks on a farewell tour

$30.38 $18.75

Two-Hour Speed-Dating Event for One, Two, or Four from Professionals in the City (55% Off)

Professionals in the City

University District

Singles seeking connections attend small or large events at DC hot spots; online system links mutual crushes afterward

$60 $27

"Love Jones the Musical"

The National Theatre

National Theatre - DC

$63 $52.25

Drive-In Double Feature with Snacks for Two Adults or a Family of Four at The Family Drive-In (Up to 57% Off)

The Family Drive-In Theatre

Stephens City, VA

Snuggle up in cars, on blankets, or on lawn chairs during nightly features complete with digital projection & surround sound. Pet friendly!

$28.05 $13

Tour, Tasting, and Rocks Glasses for Two or Four at Tenth Ward Distilling Company (Up to 46% Off)

Tenth Ward Distilling Company


Learn about the distilling process during a tour, then taste a sampling of Tenth Ward’s unique spirits made from unconventional ingredients

$28 $15

TGI90s Dance Party - Friday November 18, 2016 / 8:00pm

The State Theatre

Falls Church

$5 $2.50

Jazz Show for Two or Four at Twins Jazz (Up to 57% Off)

Twins Jazz

Twins Jazz

Jazz lounge hosts virtuoso musicians such as Aiden Lombard Group, Batida Diferente, and Joe Vetter

$34 $15

Mr. Metropolitan Male Revue on Saturday, October 29, at 7 p.m.

Mr. Metropolitan

M Lounge Events

Hunks from around the DMV area vie for ladies’ favor in this revue and talent show where the prize is a championship belt and a pile of cash

$36.87 $15

Dueling Piano Show

Bobby McKey's Dueling Piano Bar

Fort Washington

$15 $10.50

Yandel – Dangerous Tour 2016 on Friday, October 28, at 7:30 p.m.


DAR Constitutional Hall

Half of the wildly popular reggaeton duo Wisin & Yandel inspires dancing with slick, energetic pop

$72 $30

60-Minute Bourbon-Tasting Packages at Twin Valley Distillers (Up to 51% Off). Three Options Available.

Twin Valley Distillers


After sipping various bourbons, customers can optionally take home a bottle of their favorite house-made spirit

$30 $17

Select Local Merchants

  • The Light Horse
    The Light Horse serves American-style cuisine in the middle of Alexandria's Old Town district. The Light Horse is creating healthy meals that are enticing to anyone's taste buds. Whether you have something to celebrate or just need something to take the edge off, the drink menu at this restaurant won't disappoint. Children are more than welcome to dine at this restaurant, where there's something for everyone on the menu. What do you need at the end of the workweek? A happy hour at The Light Horse. Make it a VIP party and book a private room at The Light Horse today! Patrons are often seen swaying in their seats thanks to performances from The Light Horse's live musical groups or DJs. Live DJs often entertain the evening crowd while dining. The Light Horse visitors enjoy a taste of live music with their food as well. The restaurant can get thronged with crowds on Fridays and Saturdays, so book your table ahead of time through their reservation system. Show up in sneakers or a suit at The Light Horse, where dining in comfort is of utmost importance. Throwing a big party? Count on The Light Horse to provide top-notch catering with the same great dishes you love. The food's ready when you are. Come on in or carry out. Valet parking, street parking and garage parking! Oh, my! All of these options are available near The Light Horse. The Light Horse's diners can store their bikes safely at the rack around the corner. If you go out for a nice meal, it doesn't need to cost $100, come treat yourself at The Light Horse. The Light Horse accepts all major credit cards, including Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. The dinner menu is a crowd pleaser at the restaurant, though breakfast and lunch are also served. When you're craving a true American classic, such as a burger and fries, make your way over to The Light Horse. See what great American fare is cooking up next at The Light Horse.
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  • Fireflies
    For tasty American fare, head to Fire Flies Restaurant for a sandwich and side. G-free and low-fat are just a couple of examples, come here for a quick bite that will leave you feeling healthy. Why watch TV at home when you can catch the game at Fire Flies Restaurant? Children are more than welcome to dine at this restaurant, where there's something for everyone on the menu. Sunny day plus appetite equals the perfect time to head to Fire Flies Restaurant. Bring your laptop here and tap into the complimentary wifi. Fire Flies Restaurant is a prime location to dine with a group. Live music is often featured for guests' enjoyment. If you're heading to the restaurant on a Friday or Saturday, don't get stuck in line with the rest of the crowds — reservations are accepted. Wear what you like when you dine at Fire Flies Restaurant — the restaurant has a chill vibe just right for casual dining. Want to enjoy this restaurant without the wait? Get it to go. Call Fire Flies Restaurant for catering if you have a big event coming up. Free parking is offered every day in the lot next door, allowing guests to relax and enjoy their meal. If driving doesn't appeal, you can take public transportation, with a nearby stop at Braddock Rd Metrorail (Blue, Yellow). Fire Flies Restaurant offers safe bike parking outside. Treating yourself doesn't mean breaking the bank, come taste the great dishes Fire Flies Restaurant has to offer. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner, but it's the brunch menu that draws the most rave reviews from patrons. When you're looking for a bite of some great American dishes, you definitely won't need to look any further than Fire Flies Restaurant. See what great American fare is cooking up next at Fire Flies Restaurant. You deserve an excellent meal, so head on over to Fire Flies Restaurant and enjoy some of the highly-rated American fare.
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  • Del Ray Pizzeria
    Whether you prefer sausage, 'roni, or all-around veggie, Del Ray Pizzeria's easy-to-please pizza has fans dishing out top-notch ratings. Quit fat and gluten at Del Ray Pizzeria, where low-fat fare and G-free offerings are the norm. Complement your meal with a beer or wine from this pizzeria's delightful drink menu. At this pizzeria, kids of all ages are welcome. Making it through another workweek call for a drink at Del Ray Pizzeria. Sit outside at Del Ray Pizzeria and soak up the sun on those nice summer days. Weekends can get packed, so take advantage of the pizzeria's reservations. Comfort is prioritized at Del Ray Pizzeria, and guests are encouraged to come as they are. Through their catering service, Del Ray Pizzeria can also set out a delicious spread for your next party. If you're in a hurry, place an order for pickup instead. At Del Ray Pizzeria, we supply free parking. No fees, just your car and our lot. Del Ray Pizzeria makes bikers feel at ease with the multiple storage racks outside. For food that tastes like a million bucks, Del Ray Pizzeria s got you covered for a fraction of the price. Roni, sausage, and veggie are just a few of the delicious options at Del Ray Pizzeria. Taste the shining reviews for yourself when you head to Del Ray Pizzeria for a tasty pizza pie. When pizza's on the mind, there's no going back. For quick pies that no one can stop talking about, get the best of the best at Del Ray Pizzeria. Del Ray Pizzeria serves up fresh and tasty pizzas each and every time, so head on over today and enjoy some good pizza in a casual ambiance. So gather up your friends and family and head on over to Del Ray Pizzeria for a night filled with pizza and fun.
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  • Southside 815
    Fill up on grits and cornbread next time you dine — Southside 815 serves a hearty Southern-style platter. Southside 815 knows how to make gluten-free and low-fat fare taste great, so stop by for a healthy (and flavorful) bite. Don't go thirsty during dinner! This restaurant also offers a splendid drink list featuring wine, beer, and more. Tots and tykes will be right at home at this restaurant with its kid-approved food and ambience. Swing by after work for happy hour, featuring a wide range of discounted drinks and appetizers. Make the most of the warm summer months by dining outdoors in Southside 815's beautiful outdoor seating area. Wifi is on the house at Southside 815, so bring along your tablet or laptop. Whether you have a group of five or a group of 20, Southside 815 can seat both large and small groups. Heading over after work? Make sure to call ahead to reserve your table since crowds tend to pack Southside 815 on weeknights. The dress code at Southside 815 is as relaxed as the ambience, so wear whatever suits you. Can't get enough of Southside 815's tasty dishes? They also offer a catering service for parties and events. Ordering food? You can pick it up yourself! Both street parking and lot parking are available near Southside 815. For those who travel by bike, Southside 815 offers bike racks for diners. Prices tend towards the moderate side, with the average tab at Southside 815 running under $30 per person. The restaurant's dinner menu receives the most attention, though breakfast and lunch are also options. Head on over to Southside 815, where you can try all the best flavors of the South.
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  • Laporta's Restaurant
    Build your own burger at Laporta's Restaurant — this restaurant serves all-American food. Find the perfect vintage to complement your meal — this restaurant offers a fine selection of wines, beers, and beyond. Eat out with the little ones at this restaurant, and don't waste time scurrying for a sitter. Shake off your workday and treat yourself to Laporta's Restaurant's happy hour. Laporta's Restaurant's private rooms are a great venue to host any occasion. Stay connected at no cost thanks to Laporta's Restaurant's wifi. Enjoy live music with your food and drinks at Laporta's Restaurant as well. The crowds come out in force on Fridays and Saturdays, so don't neglect to make a reservation ahead of time. Whether you're coming from work or a ballgame, the dress code at laid-back Laporta's Restaurant is come-as-you-are. That's right! Laporta's Restaurant will bring their delicious food to your house for any occasion. Getting your food to go is also an option. Patrons have access to free parking in the neighboring lot. Public transit and parking are two main forms of transit convenience near Laporta's Restaurant. For those who prefer to travel by bike, Laporta's Restaurant is a great option due to its generous bike parking options. Laporta's Restaurant is a mid-priced establishment, with the average meal costing under $30. If you're more of an evening diner, you're in luck. Though all three meals are served, the restaurant's dinner menu will blow you away. You'll definitely want to reconsider going anywhere else when the food at Laporta's Restaurant tastes like pure heaven!
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  • Shooter McGee's
    Find delicious sandwiches at other American favorites at Shooter McGee's. Guess what? Shooter McGee's serves food that's free of gluten and low in fat, so everyone can find something that tastes and feels great. Round out your meal with a little tipple — this restaurant has a terrific drink list, including beer, wine, and more. The perfect place to take the kids, dining out at this restaurant won't cost you a sitter. Enjoy discounted food and drinks at Shooter McGee's' happy hour. Enjoy the cool summer breezes on Shooter McGee's' seasonally available outdoor seating. Those that prefer some music with their meal will find live tunes at Shooter McGee's. The crowds come out in force on Fridays and Saturdays, so don't neglect to make a reservation ahead of time. Jeans are just right for a meal at Shooter McGee's, which embraces a casual vibe. If you're strapped for time, take out food from this restaurant. Catering is also available if you'd like to serve Shooter McGee's' tasty dishes at your next party. The lot adjacent to Shooter McGee's provides free parking for diners. Commute by bike to Shooter McGee's and find easy bike parking. It's not the cheapest, it's not the most expensive, but it is the most delicious. Come to Shooter McGee's for a great bite. Reviewers rave about the dinner menu at the restaurant, though breakfast and lunch are also served. When American food comes to mind, Shooter McGee's should be your first choice. So when you just need a place to go, Shooter McGee's is the perfect restaurant serving up American classics in Alexandria.
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