Kings Dominion opened in 1975 It offers over 60 rides, shows and attractions including 14 roller coasters on 20-acre. Its 75 miles south of Washington, D.C.
This year its their 40th year celebration so join in the fun by making your memorable Kings Dominion experience and be part of their history. Things to Do
During the Civil War, Maryland was not only a border state with split loyalties, but also a battleground. Learn more about the people who lived through these tumultuous times and discover Maryland’s authentic stories through one of four Civil War Trails. Follow the trail of advancing troops and also trace John Wilkes Booth’s escape route after he assassinated President Lincoln. During the 150th Anniversary of The Civil War, stop at sites of two key conflicts — Antietam, “The Bloodiest Single Day of the War,” and Monocacy, “The Battle that Saved Washington.” Learn More
1213 U Street, Washington, DC | 202-667-0909 | Chili, Hot Dogs and Seafood
Ben’s Chili Bowl has been a landmark on U street since it was opened by the Ali family in 1958. Ben’s Famous Half-Smokes and Chili Sauce helped make them popular with their loyal and famous customers. After 51 years, Ben’s is the same place it always has been since they open. View History
3804 Mt. Vernon Ave., Alexandria, VA | 703-684-6010 | Creole/ Cajun
RT’s, Alexandria’s renowned neighborhood restaurant has been the place for fresh seafood in northern Virginia for over 25 years. RT’s has been a fixture on the Washington Magazine’s “Top 100 Restaurants” list in the metropolitan area and is one of the highest rated seafood restaurants in the nationally acclaimed “ZAGAT Survey”.
Their unique menu features many Creole and Cajun specialties including their famous Jack Daniels Shrimp, Spicy She-Crab Soup, Cajun Veal Oscar and their popular Crawfish Etouffée. This “Little Gem” is located in the heart of Alexandria & features a great menu but also has an extensive special list that changes on weekly basis
214 King St., Alexandria, VA | 703-836-2834 | Seafood/ Steakhouse/ Bar
Located in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, the Warehouse is one of the area’s most popular restaurants specializing in prime aged steaks and fresh seafood. The superb food is served in a casual but elegant atmosphere that features caricatures of the local gentry on the walls of the historic building. Enjoy their Steak “Pontchartrain” or their famous all lump crabcakes. Don’t miss their very popular Sunday brunch. Enjoy a drink at their antique mahogany bar. View Menu
6231 Little River Tnpk., Alexandria, Va | 703.941.3737 | Korean/Sushi Bar, Buffet
3600 S. Glebe Road, Alrlington, Va | 703.5674036 |
Hee Been was established since 1964, Their name translated from korean is hee which means “fortune” and been which means “customer”.
Hee Been is the premier Korean/Asian fusion buffet in the Washington DC metro area. Hee Been restaurant has received many honors and positive reviews from The Washington Post, Washingtonian Magazine, Zagat and many more. Their restaurant is one of the most recognized Korean restaurants in the Washington DC metro area. Hee Been takes pride and is committed to serving only the best quality Korean cuisine.
Hee Been always use high quality natural ingredients with no M.S.G.when you order a main dish from the menu, they will serve you several small side dishes called banchan featuring pickled vegetables and other korean delicacies. If Korean dining is a new experience for you, Let them know so that they may introduce you to their unique table-top grills and some enjoyable dining practices. View Menu
7550 Telegraph Rd., Alexandria, VA | 703-922-5210 | Chinese Cuisine
The House of Dynasty was established in 1985, being one of the oldest Chinese Cuisine restaurants in the Northern Virginia area. Owned and operated by 7 brothers and sisters, The House of Dynasty has a history of great food and service for the past 27 years. The restaurant has also received recognition in famous publications such as the Washingtonian and Consumer Reports for their outstanding overall quality.
The House of Dynasty serves some unique dishes not found anywhere else; including the owners’ country of origin, Taiwan. Dishes such as ‘Prawns with Walnuts’ and ‘Orange Beef’ can’t be found anywhere but here.
They focus on the quality of their food, every dish was taste tested and tweaked by the owners themselves. Every dish differs from our competitors, and our 28 years in business shows.
The House of Dynasty is a family oriented restaurant with a warm setting that caters to all age groups, we provide a relaxed yet classy environment for all of our customers. View Menu