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Christmas in the Fort
November 25, 2015
Decorating under way for first Parade of Trees
Sarah Reif, Runestone Museum board member, was joined by dozens of people decorating Christmas trees Tuesday in preparation for the first Parade...
November 25, 2015 - 8:13am
November 20, 2015
Christmas in the Fort introduces Parade of Trees
The Runestone Museum in Alexandria will present Christmas in the Fort on Friday, November 27 beginning at 3 p.m. at the museum. Admission is...
November 20, 2015 - 12:00am
November 21, 2014
Christmas comes back to the Fort
Just in time to bring out the spirit of the season, Christmas in the Fort will be held Friday, November 28 at Fort Alexandria. The community is invited to attend and encouraged to dress warmly. Popcorn, cider and gingerbread cookies will be served. The Runestone Museum gift shop...
November 21, 2014 - 12:00am
November 22, 2013
Let the spirit of the season begin
with Christmas in the Fort!
November 22, 2013 - 9:27am
November 26, 2010
Alexandria's new decorations to shine tonight
New Christmas tree decorations are spanning five intersections in downtown Alexandria and they'll start glowing tonight. The annual lighting ceremony is part of the Runestone Museum's "Christmas in the Fort" that's set for today, Friday, November 26. At 3:30 p.m., Santa and Mrs....
November 26, 2010 - 11:40am
November 25, 2010
A new twinkle to the lights
Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree, thy leaves are so unchanging. Except this year. New Christmas tree decorations are spanning the five...
November 25, 2010 - 12:00am
November 23, 2010
Christmas will come to life in Alexandria Friday
Ready or not, the Christmas season is starting in Alexandria this week. Crews from Alexandria Light and Power and the city street department...
November 23, 2010 - 12:00am
October 29, 2010
City agrees to block 2nd Avenue for 'Christmas in the Fort'
An annual holiday tradition in Alexandria received the city council's blessing Monday night. The council approved a request from the Runestone Museum to temporarily block 2nd Avenue for the "Christmas in the Fort" celebration on Friday, November 26. The event, a kick-off to the...
October 29, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
Christmas comes to life
Chris Nathan of Brooklyn Park, who was visiting relatives in the Alexandria area, took pictures of his two daughters, Britta (left) and Emily,...
December 2, 2009 - 12:05am
November 26, 2009
Stage is set for Christmas in the Fort today
The stage is set for another festive holiday season in Alexandria. Crews from Alexandria Light and Power and the city street department put...
November 26, 2009 - 12:05am
November 20, 2009
Spirit of the season to begin at annual Christmas in the Fort
There may not be any snow on the ground yet, but it's time to start thinking about the holidays. Christmas in the Fort, which includes the annual...
November 20, 2009 - 12:00am