Alexandria/USA Birthday Celebration
Sat, Jul 08
The City of Alexandria will celebrate its 268th and the USA’s 241st birthday at Oronoco Bay Park and is inviting you to join the fun. The event will kick off with a performance by the Ocho de Bastos Band featuring Latin Pop, an energetic fusion of tropical rhythms with pop rock. Next to perform will be the U. S. Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, which has inspired audiences throughout the nation and abroad for more than 50 years in a proud tradition that began with the musicians of the Continental Army. The main event will feature the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra with Guest Conductor Jon Kalbfleisch, presenting a night of fun and fanfare that begins with the Continental Color Guard Presentation of the Colors and ends with the “1812 Overture,” cannon and fireworks. Free. 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. 100 Madison Street Alexandria, VA. For more information and to purchase tickets please click here.