Welcome to the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria


Attend the Party of the Year!

This year's 4th Annual Mardi Growl, benefitting the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria, will be held on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. Join us for an evening of great food from multiple local restaurants, music, dancing, and a fabulous silent auction!

US Patent and Trademark Office 600 Dulany Street Alexandria, VA

5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

All proceeds will help the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria to care for Alexandria’s homeless animals. Bring your dancing shoes, but leave the pets at home. Business attire.

TICKETS:  Purchase tickets at the door of the event.  $85.00 per ticket or $150 for two.  Credit card, check or cash will be accepted.   

Mardi Growl King 2014

We are honored to have Congressman Jim Moran  reign as King of Mardi Growl 2014!  Congressman Moran is one of the foremost leaders to promote animal protection issues in Congress and has sprearheaded many legislative changes that have improved animal lives. 

Moran and dog Vola and Jim

Restaurants, Music and Silent Auction

Local restaurants will be providing tastes of their food, including A La Lucia, Del Ray Pizzeria, Sweet Fire Donna's, Chadwicks, Alexandria Cupcake, Lavendar Moon Cupcakery and more! 

New Orleans/Zydeco style music by the Baltimore-based band  - The Junkyard Saints

Silent auction items including: "Behind the Scenes" tour of the National Gallery of Art, Race Care Driving Lessons, a weekend get-away in historic Sharpsburg, MD, and many more.

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

King - $5000
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Queen - $2500

Jackie and Charles Cottrell

 Kendra Davis and Joe Trahem

Members of the Court - $1000

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Donate to the Silent Auction!

If you would like to donate an item to the 4th Annual Mardi Growl Silent Auction, please fill out this form and follow the submission instructions listed therein.

Become a Sponsor!

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the 4th Annual Mardi Growl, please fill out this form and follow the submission instructions listed therein.