By Prince William Living
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We’re over the hump in Prince William. That means we’re looking forward to weekend events!
All Weekend Long
All weekend long (Thursday night through Sunday night), Cirque Italia is presenting Paranormal Cirque at Potomac Mills Mall. Do you love thrilling, wicked, sexy, or even dangerous things? Be ready to escape to a new world! Paranormal Cirque will expose you to a unique creation of combined theatre, circus, and cabaret with a new European style flare. Cirque Italia is now presenting a brand-new show for a mature audience! For tickets, visit paranormalcirque.com. Thursday, Nov. 15, 7:30 p. m.; Friday, Nov. 16, 6:30 and 9:30 p. m.; Saturday, Nov. 17, 6:30 and 9:30 p. m., and Sunday, Nov. 18, 5:30 and 8:30 p. m. | Potomac Mills Mall, 2700 Potomac Mills Circle, Woodbridge
Get some of your holiday shopping done this weekend at the Holydays – Holidays Sale. Run by the Benedictine Sisters of Virginia, there are handcrafted items and food for sale. On Sunday at 10:00 a. m., there will be Pancakes with Santa. Friday, Nov. 16, 2:30-5:00 p. m.; Saturday, Nov. 17, 10:00 a. m.-5:00 p. m.; Sunday, Nov. 18, 10:00 a. m.-1:00 p. m. | St. Benedict Monastery, 9535 Linton Hall Road, Bristow
Start your weekend at the Occoquan Holiday Open House and Tree Lighting. Our unique businesses stay open late with special activities from 4:00 to 8:00 p. m. Come to Occoquan and celebrate the beginning of a beautiful 2018 holiday season as many merchants host this popular event. Holiday music by the Bull Run Troubadours. Register for drawings to share in over $1,000 in gift certificates! Following the close of the Open House, the town holds a special ceremony to light the tree located on the Town Hall lawn, 314 Mill Street, at 8:05 p. m. Gift certificate drawings held at 8:15 p. m., following the tree lighting. **Must be present to win** Friday, Nov. 16, 4:00-8:00 p. m. Historic Occoquan, Mill Street, Occoquan
It’s Ladies Night at Quinn’s Goldsmith! The doors open at 6:00 p. m. and the FIRST 50 ladies through the door will get an exclusive swag bag filled with fun surprises! Click here to RSVP! Friday, Nov. 16, 6:00-9:00 p. m. | Quinn’s Goldsmith, 14901 Potomac Town Place, Suite 170, Woodbridge
Battlefield High School PTO hosts the 2018 Fall-A-Rama Craft and Vendor Show on Saturday. Admission is free and includes one raffle ticket for your chance to win prizes throughout the day. Saturday, Nov. 17, 9:00 a. m.-3:00 p. m. | Battlefield High School, 15000 Graduation Drive, Haymarket
Unleash a pre-emptive strike on holiday calories by running the Turkey Trot 10K and Mile along the tree-lined roadways of Marine Corps Base Quantico. The festive finish includes a petting zoo and award presentations of frozen turkeys and pumpkin pies, courtesy of Wegmans. Register here. Saturday, Nov. 17, 9:00 a. m. | Marine Corps Base Quantico, 3399 Russell Road, Quantico
The Montclair Community Library’s 1st Annual Home, Health and Beauty Fair is on Saturday. Vendors, raffles, giveaways, food trucks and more! Come get holiday gifts and treat yourself! Saturday, Nov, 17, 9:00 a. m. – 1:00 p. m. | Montclair Community Library, 5049 Waterway Drive, Dumfries
Come to the Plaza at Promenade for the 2018 Holiday Fireworks Spectacular and kick off the holiday season with fun for the whole family. Plus, light up the night sky with a dazzling fireworks show! Fireworks begin at 7:00 p. m. (viewable from the Plaza at Promenade). Click here for more information. Friday, Nov. 17, 4:30-7:30 p. m. | Virginia Gateway, 7524 Iron Bar Lane, Gainesville
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These events are current as of the time we receive the information. While we make every attempt to be accurate, please check with the event sponsor or hosting organization prior to attending any event. Prince William Living is not responsible for event schedule changes or group policies.