John Carlyle Square Park

300 John Carlyle Street, Alexandria, Virginia


John Carlyle Square Park, in the heart of Carlyle, is an urban square with a plaza, open lawn area, free wi-fi, and tree-lined walkways that serves as Carlyle’s most popular entertainment venue for festivals, concerts and community events.


Courthouse Square Park

Courthouse Square Park across from The Westin Alexandria and Albert V. Bryan Federal Courthouse. Carlyle Council hosts pop-up mini concerts and happy hour events at this park throughout the year.

Dulany Gardens


Outside the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is Dulany Gardens, a park with outdoor seating, picnic space, a fountain and a Capital Bikeshare station. Often bustling with activity during lunchtime, this is a great place to read a book, walk around or picnic with friends.