Here are 5 Things for Thursday, Sept. 5 in and around Old Town Alexandria:
Sur La Table Opens — Sur La Table is officially opening its new store at 326 King St. at 10 a.m. today. Along with selling kitchenware and cookware accessories, Sur La Table will offer a culinary program at the new spot.
National Cheese Pizza Day — You’re all well aware of the nutritional and medicinal aspects of this fine food, which is celebrated today with its own yummy holiday. Where do you get your favorite cheese pizza in and around Old Town?
First Thursday in Del Ray — Venture over to Del Ray for the final First Thursday street festival of 2013. The theme of the event, which runs from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. along Mount Vernon Avenue, is “Lights, Camera, Fashion.” More details are available over at Del Ray Patch.