Over the Hump: Area Weekend Events

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By Prince William Living

It’s Wednesday and we’re Over the Hump! Now that we are slowly edging back to “normal,” we’re returning to give you the events happening in the area each weekend. For now, we’ll be here two times a month. So – here’s what’s happening in the greater Prince William area over the next two weekends.

Walking Tours

Enjoy a leisurely stroll through picturesque Historic Downtown Manassas and discover the city’s diverse history. Tours start at the Manassas Museum, weather permitting. Maximum capacity for each tour is 7 and masks are strongly encouraged.  Thursdays, Aug. 27 and Sept. 3, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. | Manassas Museum, 9101 Prince William Street, Manassas

Back to School Bash: A Parent Resource Fair

The Prince William Chamber of Commerce is presenting this virtual parent resource fair. There will be virtual booths for child-related business and organizations. The digital platform makes it possible for attendees to come and go and speak to vendors live. Get your tickets here. Friday, Aug, 28, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. | Online

Food Trucks

Come try some of these delicious food trucks: The Farm Brewery at Broad Run, Hog-It-Up BBQ, El Jefe Street Eats and Ford’s Fish Shack. Saturday, Aug. 29, 11:00 am. to 10:00 p.m. | The Farm Brewery at Broad Run, 16015 John Marshall Highway, Haymarket

Monthly Bird Walk

Look for birds and travel through the uplands to the edge of the floodplain, covering a variety of habitats, including open fields and woodland edges. Everyone is welcome. Dress for the weather, bring binoculars and cameras. More info and RSVP (appreciated) to PWCA , 703.499.4954 or alliance@pwconserve.org. View the bird list for Merrimac Farm HERE. Sunday, Aug. 30, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. | Merrimac Farm, 15014 Deepwood Lane, Nokesville

Derby Day at KO Distilling

Calling all julep lovers: celebrate Derby Day with KO Distilling on Saturday, Sept. 5! This year, the 146th edition of the Kentucky Derby is being held on the first Saturday in September rather than in May. KO is celebrating the Derby with a specialty julep flight, live music by Dakota Bates from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., and 20% off all KO merchandise. Reservations are required, and they are available through OpenTable.com. All attendees must be 21 years of age or older to purchase or consume spirits. Saturday, Sept. 5, 12:00 to 7:00 p.m. | KO Distilling, 10381 Central Park Dr., Suite 105, Manassas

Baby Goats and Bunny Snuggles

Relax and enjoy the holiday with clean country air and the Annual Baby Goat and Bunny Snuggle. Take your favorite baby goat on a walk with you or just enjoy the sweet snuggles of your baby goats. Visit the Bunny Snuggle Station to hold and snuggle a soft little bunny. Reservations required. Free delicious fresh organic take home tasting packages of cheese and seasonal produce. Sunday, Sept. 6, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. | Little Goat Farm at the Lake, 8954 Burwell Road, Nokesville

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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? Email calendar@princewilliamliving.com.

 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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