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By Prince William Living
So much to do and see as we greet a new year! There are lots of events coming up around the greater Prince William area. Here are just a few of them… Don’t Miss Out!
Rocking Around the Boardwalk: Holiday Walk of Lights at Neabsco Regional Park
Back for one more night, come see this holiday light display before it closes! Friday, Dec. 30, 5:30 to 9:00 p.m. | Neabsco Regional Park, 15125 Blackburn Road, Woodbridge
Delta Spur has been described as “the best country band in town.” They’ll be at Heritage Brewing Co., a veteran-owned and operated brewery in Manassas, this Friday. Friday, Dec. 30, 6:00 p.m. | Heritage Brewing Co., 9436 Center Point Lane, Manassas
New Year’s Eve Celebration at Sinistral
Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Sinistral! Christopher Rall will be playing live and Puccios Pizza will be on hand with their amazing pizza. Saturday, Dec. 31, 12:00 to 6:00 p.m. | Sinistral Brewing Company, 9419 Main Street, Manassas
Football Sundays at Eavesdrop
First Day Walk at Bristoe Station Battlefield
Bring in the New Year with a guided hike by local historians! You will start at the parking lot for a brief overview. Then walk down the 1863 Trail, and then via the 1862 Trail before walking back to the parking lot. This 90-minute, three-mile hike will start the new year on the right foot! Pets are welcome to join, but the trail is not accessible for strollers. The parking lot is located off Iron Brigade Unit Avenue. Sunday, Jan. 1, 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. | Bristoe Station Battlefield Heritage Park, 10708 Bristow Avenue, Bristow
Superstitions for the New Year
Share your favorite New Year superstitions at this free virtual program! Why not add an extra sprinkling of good luck to 2023 and learn the history behind some of the most common and popular myths! Presented by Historic Dumfries Inc. Register here. Saturday, Jan. 7, 10:00 to 10:30 a.m. | Virtual event
Woodbridge Elks Annual Hoop Shoot Contest
This competition is open to boys and girls ranging in age from 8 to 13 years old. Caveat concerning age qualifications: If the contestant is 7 years old on April 1, 2023, they are too young to participate. If the contestant is 14 years old on April 1, 2023, they are too old to participate. No registration fee but birth certificate is required. Saturday, Jan. 7, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. | Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation Center, 14300 Minnieville Road, Woodbridge
Off the Wall Open House/Awards Ceremony
The highly anticipated Off the Wall competition returns for its 19th year! Each year the area high school students are invited to share their talent by participating in a high school art exhibit and competition sponsored by Lockheed Martin. The competition encourages student expression and creativity in a professional setting, and the open house is your chance to see what these talented teens have submitted. Saturday, Jan. 7, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. | ARTfactory, 9419 Battle Street, Manassas
McCall Studio Gallery New Year Event and Show
The New Year event and show at McCall Studio Gallery features animals and abstracts. RSVP on McCall Studio Gallery Facebook or Eventbrite. Get your event tickets while supplies last! Saturday, Jan. 7, 5:30 to 9:00 p.m. | McCall Studio Gallery, 9409 Battle Street, Manassas
Books on Tap @ Ornery Beer Company
Like Books? Like Beer? Books and beer pair perfectly in this beer book club hosted by Ornery Beer Company and Prince William Library. If you like to read and discuss books, especially over a cold pint of beer with friends, this is the club for you. The group meets monthly on the first Sunday of the month. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Sunday, Jan. 8, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. | Ornery Beer Company, 8088 Flannery Court, Manassas
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.