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, Juneteenth celebrations, a classic car show, and farmers markets; there’s something for everyone! Don’t Miss Out!

Fridays at 5

Enjoy an evening of live music with Perfekt Blend. Friday, June 16, 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. | Sean T. Connaughton Plaza, 1 County Complex Court, Woodbridge

Battle Street Live

Who doesn’t love music in the streets? Come out on Friday and Saturday nights to listen to live local bands on Battle Street in Historic Downtown Manassas! Businesses that are part of Battle Street Live include Carmello’s/Monza, Battle Street Bistro, Gadfly Gastro Pub, and Public House Kitchen & Brewery. Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17, 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. | Battle Street, Historic Downtown Manassas

Celebrating Freedom: Juneteenth

Join the City of Manassas Park for a Juneteenth Celebration to commemorate the end of slavery in the United States. There will be guest speakers, an art show, food trucks, and much more! Friday, June 16, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. | Park Central Plaza, 100 Park Central Plaza, Manassas Park

Walking Tours of Historic Prince William Towns: Occoquan

Join local historians once a month this summer for walking tours of historic towns in Prince William County. For June, visit Occoquan, a major industrial town in 1755 with “certain forges, tolling mills, bake houses, store houses, and dwellings.” Call 703-792-4754 for more information. Friday, June 16, 7:00 p.m. | Tour starts at Mill House Museum, 413 Mill Street, Occoquan

Potomac Place’s Third Annual Charity Car Show

Enjoy a fun Father’s Day weekend! Vehicle judging, trophy presentation, food and music. Donations welcomed to benefit Project Mend-A-House. RSVP or sign up to participate at 703-494-3817. Saturday, June 17, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. | Potomac Place, 2133 Montgomery Avenue, Woodbridge 

Juneteenth Poetry Jam

Participants celebrate the Juneteenth holiday by presenting original poetry or reading a favorite poem written by another author.  Previous programs have included participants from across the United States and overseas.  The program can be viewed on Facebook at @BethelAmeChurchMontclairVA.  See to register. Saturday, June 17, 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. | Online

Puerto Rican Festival

Celebrate the culture of Puerto Rico at this first annual festival in Manassas, which includes musical and dance performances, plus food and vendors. It’s a free, family-friendly event, so come out and enjoy the festivities! Saturday, June 17, 12:00 to 9:00 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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