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ALX Dog Walk 2024

April 20 , 7:00 am 11:00 am EDT

The ALX Dog Walk, is the ultimate annual dog walk event/celebration in the District, Maryland, and Virginia area! It’s a tail-wagging fun way to promote plastic-free/sustainable living!

The Third Annual ALX Dog Walk happens Saturday, April 20, 2024, 7 AM–11 AM in Old Town Alexandria, VA (scroll below for the morning agenda).  More than 500 adorable furry friends and countless humans will come together for a beautiful 2-mile walk down historic Union St, returning along the Waterfront Walk to Oronoco Bay Park for a morning celebration filled with a Sustainability Festival, an ACT for Alexandria Spring2ACTion Nonprofit Village, a fantastic Goodie Bag (with a drawstring backpack, t-shirt, dog bandana, and treats), music, bubbles, kids and dog activities, a judged dog competition with prizes, and lots of belly rubs!

NBC4 Washington’s Meteorologist Chuck Bell will emcee the event, representatives from and The Friends of the Mount Vernon Trail will help to lead the Walk, The Board of Lady Managers of Inova Hospital will again host a delicious bake sale, and with the help of the USO, we will host up to 100 members of the military!  Thank you to The Zebra Press, NBC4 Washington, and WTOP News for spreading the word about this year’s big event!

So, lace up your walking shoes, leash up your pup (or come without a dog!), and join the ALX Dog Walk for a morning of wagging tails and community spirit!


To Stop Plastic Pollution