Over the Hump: Area Weekend Events

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By Prince William Living

We’re over the hump! We’re here twice a month to let you know what’s going on in the area each weekend. Here are just a few of the events happening locally over the coming weekends.

Memorial Day Tribute

Begin your Memorial Day weekend at Prince William County’s Memorial Day Tribute: Friday, May 27, 10:00 a.m. | Freedom Park War Memorial, 1 County Complex Court, Woodbridge

Yard Sale at Manassas Park Community Center

This event brings hundreds of people from our community. Whether you’re looking to let go or find gently used clothes, toys, collectibles, or furniture, this event is a bargain hunter’s paradise! Pre-registration is required to reserve a vendor space. Masks are encouraged. Saturday, May 28, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon | Manassas Park Community Center, 99 Adams Street, Manassas Park

Sunday Funday Concert

Enjoy an afternoon under the Harris Pavilion featuring Carleigh Jane. Bring a lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the show. Sunday, May 29, 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. | Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center Street, Manassas

Memorial Day at Manassas National Battlefield

Manassas National Battlefield will commemorate Memorial Day with an in-person program. The program will take place at the Patriots Monument on Henry Hill, located a short walk from the park visitor center on Route 234. This year’s program will honor those who gave their life for our country and explore the history of Memorial Day. Monday, May 30, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. | Manassas National Battlefield Park, 6511 Sudley Road, Manassas

Memorial Day Concert

The National Museum of the Marine Corps on Memorial Day presents an inspirational and patriotic concert by the Quantico Marine Corps Band. Visitors are encouraged to bring a blanket or camp chair and join us on the parade deck. The concert is a free public event. Please note that if there is rain or stormy weather, the concert will be canceled. Monday, May 30, 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. | National Museum of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Triangle

Yard Sale at Pat White Center

Interested in selling your stuff? Come to Pat White Center and they will provide you with a spot and a locally advertised event. Used household items only. No commercial sales, live flowers or food and drink sales of any kinds. Space size 10′ x 10′, $30. Must reserve space in advance. Saturday, June 4, 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon | Pat White Center at Ben Lomond, 10501 Copeland Drive, Manassas

RiverFest & Craft Show

Occoquan launches RiverFest & Craft Show, June 4 and 5, 2022, creating a dynamic new craft show event that springboards from a 50-year tradition, featuring a spotlight on the Occoquan River and water-related activities for everyone. RiverFest & Craft Show will take place rain or shine. There is no admission fee at the gate. The shuttle fee is $5 round trip. With arts & crafts, a beer & wine garden, river activities, and conservation alley! Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. | Historic Occoquan

28th Annual Railway Festival

This family celebration of rich railroad history features model train displays, train memorabilia, specialty vendors, Storm Troopers, a live puppet theatre with RUFUS & Friends, the magic of Tyler Reed and an Excursion Train Ride on VRE to Clifton and back.  The festival is free to attend! VRE Train Rides are $10 cash & $11 credit card, all must have a ticket to ride (including babies). Saturday, June 4, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 
 Historic Downtown Manassas

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body

Learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging. Saturday, June 11, 9:00 a.m. | Potomac Place Assisted Living, 2133 Montgomery Ave., Woodbridge

Taste of Woodbridge

The ​7th ​Annual ​Taste ​of ​Woodbridge ​is ​Prince ​William ​County’s ​”Feast-ival” ​and ​premiere ​event ​including ​interactive ​activities, ​exhibits ​and ​programs ​focusing ​on ​fitness, ​live ​music and FAMILY! Over 150 exhibitors, food vendors and great entertainment on two stages all day!  This year’s event sponsor is Rosie’s Gaming Emporium.  Geno Marriott will be back as DJ/Announcer.  Tasting tickets are $ 1.00 each and can be purchased ahead of time or at the event.  tasteofwoodbridge2022tickets.eventbrite.com. Saturday, June 11, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. | Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center, 15201 Potomac Town Place, Woodbridge

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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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