In the DC area there’s never a shortage of fun concerts! Big names in the music industry pass through small and large venues alike, including The Birchmere, The Theatre at MGM National Harbor, and more! Here are a few of our favorite shows happening around Alexandria and DC this fall:\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nPhil Vassar at The Birchmere Music Hall\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nPhil Vassar’s Hitsteria Tour is bringing him to The Birchmere in Alexandria on Thursday, October 10. The country music artist is celebrating topping the charts between 1999 and 2019 with 10 songs in the #1 spot, 15 Top 10 hits, and 27 songs ranking on the Top 40. His musical hits include “Just Another Day In Paradise” and “Love Is A Beautiful Thing.” Tickets are $45 for this concert.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nThe Black Keys at The Anthem\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nThe Black Keys are coming to The Anthem in DC for their Let’s Rock Tour on Wednesday, October 16. Doors open at 5:30 and the show starts at 7 PM. Blues guitarist Jimmy “Duck” Holmes and Modest Mouse are opening the show, then The Black Keys will come on stage to perform songs from their new album “Let’s Rock.” Ticket prices start at $125.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nZZ Top at the MGM National Harbor\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nThe 50th Anniversary Tour of the rock band that started as three blues-inspired boys from Texas is making a stop at the MGM National Harbor. ZZ Top will be performing at The Theatre on Friday, October 25 at 8 PM. Expect to hear some of their biggest hits and maybe a couple of surprise bluesy numbers. Tickets to see the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers start at $69.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nPicking a hotel for visiting Alexandria and DC for concerts in fall 2019\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nIf you’re planning on a trip to Alexandria and DC during the fall to see your favorite musical artist, you’ll need a relaxing place to stay. At the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Alexandria – Fort Belvoir you can enjoy a complimentary shuttle to the metro to get around, free high-speed WiFi to keep you connected, and competitive rates on each night of your stay. Come see why so many visitors to the Alexandria and DC region pick the Holiday Inn Express and Suites to take the stress out of traveling.