Over the Hump: Area Weekend Events

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By Prince William Living

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It’s Wednesday and we’re over the hump! Here are some of the events in Greater Prince William this weekend.

Food & Drink & Fun

Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite at Ornery Beer Company. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Guided by a talented and entertaining artist, you’ll be amazed at what you create, and how much fun you have doing it. Get your tickets here. Friday, Jan. 24, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. | Ornery Beer Company Taproom, 8088 Flannery Court, Manassas

Herron Entertainment and Effingham Manor are teaming up to provide a night of hilarious comedy and great wine! Recognizable comedians that will make you laugh! Doors open at 6:00 p.m. for a buffet dinner; show starts at 7:30 p.m. Buy your tickets here. Saturday, Jan. 25, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. | Effingham Manor Winery, 14325 Trotters Ridge Place, Nokesville

Join Brew Republic Bierwerks for their Fourth Annual Hula in the Coola – a summer party in the winter! They’ll have live music, summer-themed food and drink options, a hula dance contest, limbo contest, and an ugly Hawaiian shirt contest… all with major awards. Shorts and flip flops are encouraged. Saturday, Jan. 25, 7:00 to 11:00 p.m. | Brew Republic Bierwerks, 15201 Potomac Town Place, Woodbridge

PWC HayMaker STEAM Expo

On Jan. 25, the ILITE Robotics team from Battlefield High School will host its sixth annual STEAM Expo.  The team advocates for STEM in our community and world through outreach events and competitions. NASA will be coming this year to present at the event.  “Makers” of all ages are welcome to drive robots, make crafts, and experiment! For more information, visit ilite.us/ilite. Saturday, Jan. 25 | 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. | Battlefield High School, 15000 Graduation Drive, Haymarket

Chinese New Year

Potomac Mills Mall is holding its annual Chinese New Year celebration on Saturday afternoon. Enjoy Chinese Dance, Lion Dance, Chinese instrument Gu Zheng performances, Asian cultural performances and more.  The event will take place in Grand Court, near the TJ Maxx entrance.  Saturday, Jan. 25, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. | Potomac Mills Mall, 2700 Potomac Mills Circle, Suite 307, Woodbridge

Head to the Haymarket Gainesville Library to celebrate the Year of the Rat at a special community celebration for all ages. Saturday, Jan. 25, 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. | Haymarket Gainesville Community Library, 14870 Lightner Road, Haymarket

Something Different

Soaring Spirit Yoga is hosting Meditation with Bunnies – Connecting with the Heart on Sunday afternoon. The class will focus on heart-opening through yoga and meditation and It’s all about the boys! Jeffrey and his friends will be providing an entertaining experience as the class starts with some light movement and moves to sitting in stillness. Rabbits are curious by nature and when they feel it is safe and quiet, they cannot resist checking us out! Ages 16 and up. Sunday, Jan. 26, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. | Soaring Spirit Yoga, 308 Poplar Alley, Occoquan

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Want to know what else is going on this weekend? Visit our Events Calendar. Have events of your own to submit? Visit princewilliamliving.com/events/community/add.

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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