Small is the New Black on Friday, November 29th and City Parking is Free

What: Black Friday Alexandria
When: Friday, November 29, 2013

Where: Participating boutiques throughout Alexandria (coordinated by Shop Local Alexandria initiative)
Time: Participating stores will open at 6 a.m. offering 30% discounts from 6 to 8 a.m., 20% from 8 to 10 a.m., and 10% starting at 10 a.m. Free parking at parking meters and in all city-owned garages and parking lots. Free King Street Trolley will begin operating at 6 a.m.
Website: www.blackfridayalexandria.com

What’s on trend this shopping season in Alexandria is ‘small is the new black’ – meaning holiday shoppers deciding to shop independent stores on Black Friday. Black Friday local edition returns in Alexandria on Friday, November 29th, with over 50 independent boutiques opening early to kick off the shopping season with one-of-a-kind shopping steals.   In addition, street parking at all parking meters, including in Carlyle, will be free and the City of Alexandria is offering free parking in all City-owned parking lots and garages:

Known as the regional destination to shop independent boutiques, Alexandria retailers will open early on Black Friday offering once-a-year deals sure to lure shoppers to Old Town, Del Ray, and other parts of the City. Participating stores will open at 6 a.m. offering 30% discounts from 6 to 8 a.m., 20% from 8 to 10 a.m. and 10% starting at 10 a.m.