Over the Hump: Area Weekend Events

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By Prince William Living

It’s Wednesday and we’re over the hump! We’re here twice a month to give you the events happening in the area each weekend. Here are just a few of the events happening locally the next two weekends.

Farmers Market

The City of Manassas Farmers Market will be held at the Harris Pavilion on Saturdays this winter. Saturdays, 9:00 am. to 1:00 p.m. | Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center St., Manassas

Irish Dancers

Irish dancers from the Boyle School perform on the patio at Preston’s Pub!  Friday, March 12, 6:00 p.m.; Saturday, March 13, 1:00 and 6:00 p.m. | Preston’s Pub, 9103 Andrew Dr., Manassas Park

Virtual Heraldry Workshop

Heraldry is displayed everywhere, it seems, in symbols all throughout Virginia and Prince William County depicting historical importance, location, family, and more. Visit the fourth Prince William County Courthouse (virtually) to learn about the types of heraldry used throughout Virginia’s history. Learn what they mean and spend time designing your own family crest based on your history and traditions! Link for this virtual program will be sent out after registration. Saturday, March 13, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. | Online (Provided by Brentsville Courthouse Historic Centre)

Bunny on a Break

What does the Easter Bunny do when he is not delivering eggs? Find out at this drive-thru event! Join in some family-friendly fun from the comfort of your car. Each car will receive a fun snack to enjoy while going through the drive-thru. And at the end, the Easter Bunny himself will be there helping hand out a take-home Easter Egg Hunt kit! There is no registration for this event; just come out and enjoy the fun! Sponsored by New Life Christian Church. Saturday, March 20, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. | Piney Branch Elementary School Parking Lot, 8301 Linton Hall Rd., Bristow

St. Patrick’s Day at Tucked Away

A  fun day of acoustic music by Shane Brady, food from Dangerous Dawn’s Diner, and Irish dancing from Boyle School of Irish Dance. Saturday, March 20, 1:00 to 9:00 p.m. | Tucked Away Brewing Co., 8420 Kao Cir., Manassas

Spring Peepers Hike/Campfire

Celebrate the first day of spring and listen to the musical sounds of the night made by insects, owls, frogs and more! Hike through the woods and try to identify what you hear.  The evening concludes with a marshmallow roast by a cozy campfire.  Be sure to dress for the weather and bring a flashlight. Saturday, March 20, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. | Locust Shade Park, 4701 Locust Shade Dr., Triangle

Broadway Princess Party

Dust off your tiaras and dig out your glass slippers for this charming digital concert featuring four of Broadway’s original and most beloved princesses as they perform their signature songs along with other treasured musical theater numbers, live from the Merchant Hall stage at the Hylton Center. Susan Egan (Disney’s original Belle in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast), Aisha Jackson (Standby for Anna in Disney’s Frozen on Broadway) Laura Osnes (Broadway’s original Cinderella), and Courtney Reed (Broadway’s original Jasmine in Aladdin) join forces to host this fun-loving royal soiree alongside resident Prince Adam J. Levy and Fairy GodFairy Benjamin Rauhala (Broadway’s Fiddler on the Roof). Get your tickets here. Sunday, March 21, 4:00 p.m. | Online (Provided by Hylton Performing Arts Center)

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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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