Don’t Miss Out: Area Weekend Events

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By Prince William Living

Need ideas for something to do this weekend? Plenty of activities for the entire family this weekend: live music, festivals, food, a circus, and farmers markets; there’s something for everyone! Don’t Miss Out!

The Royal Hanneford Circus

Bringing smiles and laughter to each and every audience member with a wide variety of high-end acts and talents from all over the world including jugglers, clowns, aerialists, motocross, dancers and musicians, trapezes, animal acts, and more! Come along and enjoy an incredible circus performance for the whole family!  Also, be sure to join the intermission activities including pony and camel rides, photo stands, a moon bounce, face painting, and concession and souvenir stands. Showtimes and ticket prices and packages: Friday, June 9, 7:00 p.m.; Saturday, June 10, 1:00, 4:00 and 7:00 p.m.; Sunday, June 11, 1:00 and 5:00 p.m. | Manassas Mall, 8300 Sudley Road, Manassas. 

Celebrating Freedom: LGBTQ+ Flag Raising

Please join the City of Manassas Park at City Hall for the symbolic raising of the Pride Flag for Pride Month. Friday, June 9, 7:00 p.m. | Manassas Park City Hall, 1 Park Center Court, Manassas Park

My Natural Me 5K Run/Walk for Charity

This 5K is part of My Natural Me, a non-profit for girls and women to feel honored and empowered through coaching, resources, education, and community collaboration. Money raised will support programs and help open a women’s center in Manassas. Registration is 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. at Jirani Coffeehouse (9425 West Street, Manassas). The Run/Walk will be from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. throughout Historic Downtown Manassas. Saturday, June 10, 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. | Historic Downtown Manassas

Sensory Saturdays

An hour and 45 minutes of sensory-friendly fun for children of all ages on Saturday mornings! In order to be as sensory-friendly as possible, there will be no music playing and the large mushroom water feature will be turned off. Additionally, staff will not use whistles to communicate in the waterpark. Saturday, June 10, 9:00 to 10:45 a.m. | Signal Bay Waterpark, 9300 Signal View Drive, Manassas

Manassas Arts + Music Festival

This first annual Manassas Arts + Music Festival at Haven Arts VA will include musical performances by local and major recording artists, a fashion show featuring the brands of local and regional designers, a comedy show, dance performances, small business vendors, and more. A portion of all proceeds will help fund a summer youth program called The Young Visionaries Visual, Arts and Music Camp, which aims to educate teens in art, music, and videography. Saturday, June 10, 12:00 to 10:00 p.m. | Haven Arts VA, 9108 Church Street, Manassas

Taste of Woodbridge

The ​8th ​Annual ​Taste ​of ​Woodbridge ​is ​Prince ​William ​County’s ​”Feast-ival” ​and ​premiere ​event ​including ​interactive ​activities, ​exhibits ​and ​programs ​focusing ​on ​FOOD, ​live ​music and FAMILY! Saturday, June 10, 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. | Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center, 15201 Potomac Town Place, Woodbridge

American Cancer Society Relay for Life

This year’s theme is Sporting for Life and activities throughout the day will let the Relay For Life teams show off their favorite sporting activities or sports teams. The event begins and ends honoring and remembering those lives touched by cancer.  The very first lap at 3:45 p.m. is for Cancer Survivors and their Caregivers. Entertainment continues from 4:00 to 9:00 p.m. At 9:00 p.m., the Luminaria Ceremony begins, where the Relay path will be lit with bags inscribed with the names of loved ones who are still fighting, in remission, whose battle is over or is anywhere on the cancer journey. Saturday, June 10, 3:30 to 10:00 p.m. | Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center Street, Manassas

2023 Community Band Festival

Three regional community bands are playing in this festival. Come at 5:00 p.m. to see the Prince William Community Band. Come earlier to see the Clarke County Community Band (3:00 p.m.) or the Herndon Regional Wind Ensemble (4:00 p.m.). Sunday, June 11, 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. | Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center Street, Manassas

Farmers Markets

From two Thursday markets to a long-time Sunday market, there are a variety of farmers markets every weekend.

  • Historic Downtown Manassas: Thursdays, 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center Street, Manassas
  • Prince William Farmers Market: Thursdays, 3:00 to 7:00 p.m., Pfitzner Stadium, 7 County Complex Court, Woodbridge
  • Historic Downtown Manassas: Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Prince William Street Commuter Lot, 9024 Prince William Street, Manassas
  • Market on Main, Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. | Garrison Park, 17749 Main Street, Dumfries
  •  Dale City Farmers Market, Sundays, 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. |14090 Gemini Way, Dale City

Want to know what else is going on? Visit our Events Calendar. Have events of your own to submit? Email

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.

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