Waterskiing SantaChristmas Eve in Alexandria isn't complete without this fun show on the waterfront. The volunteer-run show features Santa and other familiar faces. The show starts at 1 p.m., but come early for the pre-show. The main viewing area is Waterfront Park (1 King Street and 1A Prince Street), with others at Alexandria City Marina (0 Cameron Street), Founders Park (351 N. Union Street), and Point Lumley Park (1 Duke Street).
Colonial Handbell Ringers ConcertThe Colonial English Handbell Ringers perform clad in colonial attire, bringing a five-octave set of nearly 80 handbells from the world-famous Whitechapel foundry in London. The ringers will perform children's classics, timeless holiday tunes, and original show-stoppers at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Audience participation in the sing-along is encouraged. No reservations will be accepted in advance, and seating capacity is limited.
A Victorian ChristmasExperience the wonder of the season by partaking in a Victorian Christmas at the Lee-Fendall House at 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Enjoy traditional décor, holiday crafts, sweet treats, seasonal storytime, photos with Santa and more.
Properties in 900 North Washington Street Condominiums
$510,000 - 910 Powhatan St #302n
1 beds, 1 full, 1 half baths, 785 sqft living area
This top floor luxury condo is flooded with natural light and has lovely tree-top views out of the floor to ceiling windows! Live in Old Town Alexandria and enjoy the comfort of modern conveniences and high-end finishes in this one bedroom, one and a half bath unit. Brazilian cherry hardwood floors, efficient geothermal HVAC, KitchenAid & Sub-Zero appliances, and new washer & dryer are just a few of the things you will love about this property. The kitchen is sleek and modern with quartz countertops and looks out over the living/dining space. Cook and entertain with ease as your guests sit at the breakfast bar. The spacious living room feels luxurious with crown molding, door frames with rosettes and built-in floating shelves. The ELFA closet systems will keep your items organized. Upgrades include new Energy Star LG washer and dryer, Restoration Hardware fixtures and marble countertop and tiles in the baths, recessed lighting with LED bulbs and Lutron Maestro dimmer switches, and solid core interior doors. The unit's assigned parking space is located next to the elevator. The condo amenities include 3 fitness centers, 2 roof top terraces with a gas grill, a climate controlled storage unit, and a meeting/party room. The geothermal HVAC keeps utility costs to approximately $60/month. You will enjoy the walking and bike paths along the Potomac River and being close to all the restaurants and shops in Old Town Alexandria. Conveniently located 1.5 miles to Interstate 95, 3.5 miles to Reagan National Airport, 5 miles to the Pentagon, and 6.5 miles to Washington, D.C. This one is a winner all-around!
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$749,900 - 910 Powhatan St #204n
2 beds, 2 full baths, 1,125 sqft living area
Sophistication & luxury exude in this rarely available & meticulously renovated 2br/2ba corner-unit boutique condominium w/ 2 garage spaces & climate-controlled storage! Better than new construction! Located on the coveted sunny & quiet side of the building. Sun radiates throughout thanks to high ceilings, arched & bay windows. Designer finishes incl gorgeous new wide-plank engineered hardwoods, Restoration Hardware lighting, Carrera marble, extensive millwork, solid core doors, high end faucets & fixtures, custom Elfa closet organizers, Lutron lighting & upgraded electrical features. Open kitchen w/ oversized island, Quartzite countertops, Thassos marble chevron backsplash, Subzero fridge, soft-close cabinetry w/ maximum storage, under-cabinet lighting. Spa-inspired primary bath offers dual vanities, deep soaking tub & frameless glass shower. Eco-friendly building w/ Geothermal HVAC, low util costs, low condo fee. 2 roof-top terraces (Masonic Temple view), 3 fitness rms & community rm. Blocks to Braddock Metro, upcoming OT North Arts & Cultural District, Oak Steakhouse, Hank’s Oyster Bar, West Elm, OT Waterfront & GW Pkwy trails. Mins to airport & DC!