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Alexandria 7th Annual Sidewalk Sale | Fireman Mike | Old Town Post


Join over 50 merchants in Old Town and Del Ray for the 7th annual  2 day Alexandria sidewalk sale.  Boutiques will offer up to 80% off of many items.  This event is always a big hit and shoppers come early for the best deals.

The event is held August 13th and 14th.  Retailers will offer jewelry, clothing, home decor, seasonal and gift items for sale.  If you want a bargain in the Alexandria shopping scene then this is the time grab one.

Parking for this event this weekend is free.  Parking is always free in Del Ray.  Old Town is offering free parking at all city meters for this event. Beware that parking in a 2 or 3 hour non-metered parking may still result in a ticket if you go over the time limit.

Some of the participating retailers are:

  • The Shoe Hive
  • Kiskadee
  • La Cuisine
  • The Purple Goose
  • Red Barn Mercantile
  • Olio Tasting Room
  • Hysteria
  • Gossypia
  • Salon Dezen
  • Silver Parrot
  • Mint Condition
  • Pacers

For a complete list of participating retailers you can check out the Alexandria Sidewalk Sale on the visitalexandriava website by clicking on the link.

This year there is also an Instagram contest whereby shoppers can earn prizes.  To enter the contest you simply need to take a photo of your bargains you purchased and post on Instagram with #SidewalkSaleALX.  You will then be able to win an overnight hotel stay and 10 gift cards from Alexandria restaurants and boutiques.

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