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.

First Friday

Come out for March First Friday and enjoy all that Historic Downtown Manassas has to offer! March will feature the Sip and Shop permit, allowing you to grab your favorite adult beverage and wander through the streets of downtown and shop. From unique shops and a variety of dining options to live music at outdoor venues, there is something for everyone to enjoy! Friday, March 6, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. | Historic Downtown Manassas

Scrabble® Scramble Tournament

Enjoy family game night at BEACON for Adult Literacy’s Scrabble® Scramble fundraiser. This popular local event features two exciting rounds of competitive team play, fun prizes, pizza, and a raffle of items, and new this year, a silent auction. Proceeds from the event benefit BEACON for Adult Literacy. To register, visit beaconliteracy.org. Saturday, March 7, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. | Linton Hall School, 9535 Linton Hall Road, Bristow

The Arts

Experience the pageantry and elegance of classical ballet with the Russian National Ballet’s production of The Sleeping BeautyThe whole family will be charmed by this age-old tale of the redemptive power of true love. Get tickets here. Friday, March 6, 8:00 p.m. | Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas

Guitarist MILOŠ makes his debut at the Hylton Center in a concert that charts the guitar’s evolution and its impact on music for the past 300 years. Miloš Karadaglic performs Spanish classics, cool Latin, Bach chaconnes, Beatles arrangements, and more. Get tickets here.  Sunday, March 8, 4:00 to 6:30 op.m. | Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas

March Madness Day Party

Prince William County Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta is hosting the March Madness Day Party featuring DJ A-RON. Wear your favorite basketball jersey and partake in fun, games, raffles, and giveaways! All proceeds will go towards the chapter’s scholarships and public service programs. Saturday, March 7, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. | The Electric Palm, 12745 Sea Ray Lane, Woodbridge

For the Kids

2nd and Charles presents a children’s story time featuring everyone’s favorite garden rascal-Peter Rabbit at Peter Rabbit Story Time. Saturday, March 7, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. | 2nd and Charles Bookstore, 2904 Prince William Parkway, Woodbridge

Meet the Artist Reception

The Loft Gallery invites you to come enjoy “More Than Flowers.” The exhibit showcases the artistry of International Award Winning Oriental Brush Painter Darlene Kaplan. Kaplan has been captivating art lovers worldwide with her energetic Oriental Brush Paintings using Chinese watercolors on rice paper for more than 40 years. Sunday, March 8, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. | The Loft Gallery, 313 Mill Street, Occoquan

Food & Drink

Come out and enjoy the day with The Frenchman Food Truck at La Grange! Saturday, March 7, 12:00 to 6:00 p.m. | The WInery at La Grange, 4970 Antioch Road, Haymarket

This weekend, Eavesdrop Brewery offers a yoga class and a Zumba class, both followed by delicious beer! Sienna teaches the yoga class in the heated tap room; please bring a mat. Gyselle teaches the Zumba class. Yoga: Saturday, March 7, 11:00 to 12:00 p.m. Zumba: Sunday, March 8, 11:00 to 12:00 p.m. | Both at Eavesdrop Brewery, 7223 Centreville Road, Manassas

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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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