George Washington Birthday Celebration in Alexandria, Virginia

George Washington Birthday Celebration in Alexandria, Virginia

Lee/Jackson Equestrian Monument

Annual birthday celebration: uniformed, reenactment
Art Museum Drive and Wyman Park Drive, Baltimore, MD
Open to Public: Yes
Date: January

Washington’s Birthday Parade

Largest in nation
Alexandria, VA
Open to Public: Yes
Date: February
Parade Route: Start point is on South Saint Asaph Street at Wilkes Street; parade goes North on Saint Asaph Street to Queen Street, East on Queen Street to Royal Street, South on Royal Street to King Street, East on King Street to Fairfax Street, and South on Fairfax Street to the End Point on Fairfax Street at Gibbon Street. More info.

George Washington Birthday Celebration

Parade, breakfast, wreath laying, band
Mount Vernon, George Washington Memorial Parkway, south of Alexandria, VA
Open to Public: Yes, with fee
Date: February

Lincoln’s Birthday Celebration

Wreath laying, bands, reading of Gettysburg Address
Lincoln Memorial, The National Mall, 900 Ohio Drive, Washington, DC
Open to Public: Yes
Date: February

Jefferson’s Birthday Observance

Speeches, wreath-laying
Jefferson Memorial, Tidal Basin, 900 Ohio Drive, Washington, DC
Open to Public: Yes
Date: April

Mount Vernon Wine Festival

Highlights Washington’s wine-making efforts, artisans
Mount Vernon, George Washington Memorial Parkway, south of Alexandria, VA
Open to Public: Yes, with fee
Date: May

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