Alexandria’s Popular Winter Weekend Continues in Walkable Format First Introduced Last Year to Ensure Social Distance
The 18th Annual Alexandria Boutique Warehouse Sale returns in a walkable format once again to maintain social distance while shopping for the best deals. The popular longest-running winter affair will take place over two days the weekend of February 5-6, 2022, throughout Old Town.
The sale, which will be comprised of over 60 independent boutiques will take place in stores, pop-up tents, and open retail space along King Streets and select side streets. Old Town Boutique District sponsor Kristen Jones Real Estate will mark participating businesses with event balloons. Shoppers are sure to find the best deals from Alexandria and the region’s finest retailers, indie brands, clothing, shoes, jewelry, home furnishings, and more. Attendees will get to shop from this wide variety of local brands at up to 80 percent off retail prices. The hours will vary by store and free parking is available all weekend. Participating businesses will also have QR code stations and tents where shoppers can download the sale map and plot out their shopping plans or favorite spots to visit.
Alexandria’s own Made in ALX will also be hosting over 25 regional etsy-style makers in ALX Community’s Waterfront location (201 N. Union Street) where there will be everything from pet products, jewelry, leather goods, paintings, beauty, and much more.
Get a jumpstart on the fun by participating in the giveaways being held leading up to the weekend event. Make sure to follow @alxwarehousesale and keep an eye on their Instagram for chances to win a gift card to a local restaurant - perfect to enjoy while out shopping the weekend of the big sale. The event also be sharing sale sneak peeks, giveaways, and fun activations like a hot chocolate bar by Fontaine Caffe & Creperie and a step and repeat by VIP Alexandria Magazine happening throughout the entire weekend.
Free parking will be available on both Saturday and Sunday at the following select garages:
Thompsons Alley Garage
10 Thompsons Alley
220 N. Union Street Garage
Market Square Garage
108 N. Fairfax
111 S. Pitt Street
Lot at 116 S. Henry Street
For a full list of Alexandria Warehouse Sale participating businesses, visit www.AlexandriaWarehouseSale.com.
What:18th Annual Alexandria Warehouse Sale
Presented by: Old Town Boutique District & Old Town Business Association
When: Saturday & Sunday, February 5-6, 2022
Where: Throughout Old Town
Time: Hours will vary by store
Parking: Free parking Saturday & Sunday in select City garages
Social Media: @ALXWarehouseSale @OTBoutiques @oldtownbusiness