Things To Do: 12/19 – 12/21

Christmas is less than a week away! If you’re looking for things to do other than finish up your shopping, we’ve got you covered with lots of ideas. Be sure to check out our Going Out Guide also!

Alexandria’s Holiday Market
Date: Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
Address: John Carlyle Square, 300 John Carlyle St. Alexandria, VA
Time: 11:00am to 8:00pm
Cost: FREE
Description: Shop outdoors for handmade goods, sample gourmet foods and wine, and listen to live entertainment from local musicians. This European-style holiday market runs through December 24. On Saturday and Sunday, children can visit with Santa.
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Doughnuts with Santa
Date: Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014
Address: Workhouse Arts Center, 9601 Ox Rd. Lorton, VA
Time: 11:00am
Cost: $20 for general admission
Description: Santa and his helpers lead a family sing-along and tell children a classic Christmas story. Doughnuts and juice are served.
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Date: Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014
Address: National Theatre, 1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC
Time: 2:00pm
Cost: $58-$98
Description: A man struggles to find his place in the world in this musical full of stirring song, acrobatics and magical feats. PIPPIN is the winner of four 2013 Tony Awards including “Best Musical Revival.” There is a second performance at 7:30 p.m., and this musical runs through January 4, 2015.
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