Over the Hump: Weekend Events in Prince William and Manassas

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By Prince William Living

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It’s Wednesday and we’re Over the Hump! That means we’re looking forward to weekend events in Prince William and Manassas.

Prince William Events

Parents Night Out: The Floor is LAVA! at Premier Martial Arts. Enjoy your Valentines weekend and let us watch the kids. We will play fun games, eat pizza, and create awesome memories! Get your tickets here. Friday, Feb. 15, 6:00-9:00 p. m. | Premier Martial Arts, 9231 Sudley Road, Manassas

Spend a fun night out with Hypnotist Flip Orley and DC Improv at Club Eclipse in Gainesville. Tickets must be bought here. A must-see event! Friday, Feb. 15 and Saturday, Feb. 16, 8:00-10:00 p. m. | Club Eclipse, 5615 Wellington Road, Suite 101, Gainesville

There’s a Winter Waterfowl Workshop on Saturday morning at Bull Run Mountains Conservancy. Join BRMC and George Wallace, Ph.D., biologist, Chief Conservation Officer at the Rainforest Trust, as we spend the morning birding. George has spent his career focusing on the conservation and study of birds, and will be spending the whole morning sharing this knowledge. In case of freezing weather, please check your emails before heading out. $15 members/$20 non. Register here. Saturday, Feb. 16, 8:00-11:00 a. m. | Bull Run Mountains Conservancy, 17405 Beverly Mill Drive, Broad Run

Join Tucked Away Brewing as you indulge in some delicious cupcakes from The Lemonade Bakery while enjoying a flight of beer, perfectly paired to complement each other. Saturday, Feb. 16, 1:00-4:00 p. m. | Tucked Away Brewing, 8420 Kao Circle, Manassas

Groovalicious, the East Coast’s Ultimate Disco Revival, is back at Uptown Alley to boogie all night. Grab your dancing shoes and be ready to shake your groove thing! Saturday, Feb. 16, 9:00 p. m. | Uptown Alley at Manassas Mall, 8300 Sudley Road, Manassas

Be a distiller for a day at MurLarkey Distilled Spirits! Join the team at MurLarkey Distilled Spirits behind the scenes to learn how they produce their award-winning selection of spirits. Aspiring distillers will work alongside MurLarkey distillers to run mash through a still, char and fill aging barrels, and proof down spirits in tanks (and of course, taste the spirit all along the way). Reserve your spot by emailing [email protected]. Sunday, Feb. 17, 9:00 a. m.-5:00 p. m. | MurLarkey Distilled Spirits, 7961 Gainsford Court, Suite 100, Bristow

Simply Desserts’ February Tea Event will be held on Sunday afternoon. Perfect for mother-daughter dates, a date for you and your best gal pals, or for your kids. Call (703) 754-2257 to reserve your spot! $30 per person. Sunday, Feb. 17, 2:00-4:00 p. m. | Simply Desserts, 14035 Promenade Commons Street, Gainesville

Manassas Events

All Saints Catholic Church is hosting a harp and cello duo on Friday night. Harpist Meghan Davis and cellist Alexander Keller delight audiences with classical transcriptions, popular music, and newly composed music. Join this husband and wife duo for a perfect Valentine’s date night! Free; donations accepted. Friday, Feb. 15, 7:30 p. m. | All Saints Catholic Church, 9300 Stonewall Road, Manassas

Enjoy Spirited Yoga at KO Distilling. Colleen Liberatore will be the instructor; the class is for all levels. If you have a yoga mat and block, please bring them. If you don’t, we have a supply of yoga equipment which we can provide on a first come, first served basis. After our yoga session, participants may take a complementary tour of our facility if desired. Free; register here. Saturday, Feb. 16, 11:00 a. m.-12:00 noon | KO Distilling, 10381 Central Park Drive, #105, Manassas

Don’t miss the World Premiere of “Aladdin” choreographed by Virginia National Ballet’s visionary Artistic Director Rafik Hegab! Follow Aladdin and Jasmine on their exciting adventure in the famous story from Arabian Nights. Tickets: hyltoncenter.org. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2:00 and 6:30 p. m. | Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas

VIRGINIA IS FOR LOVERS, and McCall Studio Gallery has art for sale for your loved ones! This special Valentine’s event will offer wine, shrimp, chocolate fondue, and LIVE Music! Their February Exhibit is Opening: “My World is Full of People!” Acrylic Paintings by a new local artist with Lebanese heritage, Dolli Boustani! Join us, and meet the artist! RSVP on Eventbrite Link Here. Saturday, Feb. 16, 5:30-9:00 p. m. | McCall Studio Gallery, 9409 Battle Street, Manassas

Ice Skating

The Harris Pavilion, in the center of Historic Downtown Manassas, transforms every winter into a beautiful ice rink perfect for family and friends outings. Featuring premium lighting and music to skate by, the rink is just a one-minute walk from the Manassas Train Depot and the VRE parking garage. Fridays 3:00-10:00 p. m.; Saturdays 12:00-10:00 p. m.; Sundays 12:00-5:00 p. m.- weather permitting | Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center Street, Manassas

Winter Farmers Markets

The Manassas Farmers Market is still going through the winter. Look for craft vendors, a coffee vendor, Rainbow Acres Farm (eggs and meat), 7 Acres Farm, Great Harvest Bread, Redfox creations, Tanas Kitchen, Happy Family Ranch, and more. It will be smaller than the prime market but just as good. SNAP still accepted. Saturdays through March 16, 8:00 a. m. – 1:00 p. m. | 9024 Prince William Street, Manassas

The Dale City Farmers Market has nearly 50 vendors and is one of the largest farmers markets in the region. The market is a producer-only market, meaning all products must be grown or made by the seller. They do not accept “resales” or craft items. Sundays through March, 10:00 a. m. – 1:00 p. m. | VDOT Commuter Lot (off Dale Boulevard), 14090 Gemini Way, Dale City

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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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