Don’t Miss Out: Area Weekend Events

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By Prince William Living

Don’t Miss Out this weekend – a tapas & tequilas fundraiser, Last Friday celebrating grads in Manassas Park, the Manassas Chorale’s 30th anniversary concert, the 30th annual Manassas Railway Festival, Occoquan’s RiverFest & Craft Festival, the annual Chalk Festival in Manassas Park, Neabsco Creek Boardwalk’s 5th anniversary, and Family Fun Day in Dumfries.

Tapas & Tequilas

Enjoy an evening of music, dancing, tapa, tequila flights, a silent auction, and more! Tickets: Friday, May 31, 5 to 8 p.m. | Georgetown South Community Center, 9444 Taney Road, Manassas

Last Friday Manassas Park

Manassas Park grads are taking over the Plaza for a night of celebration. With a DJ, music, and food. Friday, May 31, 6 to 9 p.m. | 100 Park Central Plaza, Manassas Park

Manassas Chorale “Musical Pearls” 30th Anniversary Concert

The Manassas Chorale presents “Musical Pearls” 30th Anniversary Concert. Take a walk down memory lane with the Chorale and the Greater Manassas Children’s Choir as they celebrate 30 years in song! Tickets: Friday, May 31, 7:30 p.m. | Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas

30th Annual Historic Manassas Railway Festival

All aboard! Celebrate the 30th Annual Historic Manassas Railway Festival in 2024! This family celebration of rich railroad history features model train displays, train memorabilia, and specialty vendors, and is free to attend. Attendees will also enjoy a scenic train ride from Manassas to the historic Town of Clifton and back to experience rail travel on the Virginia Railway Express (VRE) Excursion Train Ride. Train departure times: 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., and 1 p.m. Purchase your $8 per person excursion tickets at the Manassas Railroad Depot or HERE. Saturday, June 1, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Historic Downtown Manassas

Occoquan’s RiverFest & Craft Show

Over 250 makers and creators will fill the streets of Historic Occoquan for a weekend of family fun! With food and drinks, music, shopping,  family-friendly activities, and more! Saturday, June 1 and Sunday, June 2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Historic Occoquan

Annual Chalk Festival

It’s Kids to Park Day! Let the blank pavement be your canvas and create works of art using only chalk. The park will transform into a community art gallery as families design memorable pieces while enjoying the fresh air. Postponed from an earlier date. Saturday, June 1, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Blooms Park, 9701 Manassas Drive, Manassas Park

Neabsco Creek Boardwalk’s 5th Anniversary

Join Science in the Park and celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Neabsco Creek Boardwalk together! Explore the plants and animals that call the Neabsco Creek Boardwalk home. Discovery Tables will include furs, feathers, shells, plants, and other interesting items that demonstrate how a wetland works. Learn about the cultural history of the area from County Historians. Saturday, June 1, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Neabsco Creek Boardwalk, 15125 Blackburn Road, Woodbridge

Family Fun Day

Experience a day of excitement at this event, previously known as Safety Awareness Community Day (Stop the Violence). It promises an array of activities for all ages. Activities include games, food, music, face painting, and vendors! Saturday, June 1, 12 to 4 p.m. | Merchant Park at the Weems-Botts Museum, 3944 Cameron Street, Dumfries

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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.

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