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

Like fly tying? The Annual Fly Tying Marathon at the National Museum of the Marine Corps is on Saturday. Fly tyers interested in supporting Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. are encouraged to participate. All flies tied during the event are donated for use by programs across the country. Lunch and refreshments are provided. Click here for registration. Saturday, March 30, 9:00 a. m.-5:00 p. m. | National Museum of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle

There’s an art auction in Woodbridge on Saturday night! Come for the food, drinks, live music and raffles; stay for the cause as 150 works of art are live-auctioned! The preview begins at 6:00 p. m.; the auction starts at 7:00 p. m. Purchase your tickets here. Benefits of this event will go toward sheltering the homeless in our community. Sponsored by HUGS and Soroptimist International of Woodbridge. Saturday, March 30, 6:00-10:00 p. m. | OWL Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 Community Hall, 1306 F Street, Woodbridge.

Watch the NCAA playoffs at Cigar Madness at American Legion Post 364! Enjoy a prime rib dinner, top shelf whiskey and a complimentary premium cigar. Event is open to the public; get your tickets here. Saturday, March 30, 6:00-10:00 p. m. | American Legion Post 364, 3640 Friendly Post Lane, Woodbridge

Manassas Events

Jirani Coffeehouse is offering Friday Night “Un-Wine’d” Paint & Sip Spring Edition this week. You’ll paint a beautiful butterfly to welcome spring. Get your tickets here. Friday, March 29, 7:00-9:00 p. m. | Jirani Coffeehouse, 9425 West Street, Manassas

Explore local history topics at “If I Were Today a Virginian.” This local history symposium explores the 3rd Virginia Regiment in the American Revolution; Prince William County during the Spanish-American War; Jennie Dean and the Manassas Industrial School; Prince William County at the Battle of Gettysburg; and Virginia vs. Lorena Bobbitt. After the sessions at the Old Manassas Courthouse, enjoy a hands-on curator’s reception at the Museum. Call 703-792-4754 or email historicpreservation@pwcgov.org to register. Saturday, March 30, 8:30 a. m.-6:00 p. m. | Old Manassas Courthouse, 9250 Lee Avenue, Manassas

Come rock with the Praise Band at St. Thomas United Methodist Church. Wear your best 50s & 60s attire to their second annual Family Sock Hop. Hey – you may win the grand prize in the costume contest! Tickets are $5 each. Dinner is traditional diner food (hot dogs, hamburgers, french fries, and milkshakes).  For reservations, call the church at 703-368-5161. Saturday, March 30, 5:00-9:00 p. m. | St. Thomas United Methodist Church, 8899 Sudley Road, Manassas

The Sleeping Beauty- themed Ballet Ball is the Manassas Ballet Theatre’s premier annual fundraiser. The Ball is complete with open bar, dinner, and dancing. We’ll also have a silent auction and 50/50 raffle. The Jason Paul Curtis Band will play live throughout the evening. Dress up, dine, dance, and support the dancers of Manassas Ballet Theatre!  For information and tickets, call (703) 257-1811 or email info@manassasballet.org. Saturday, March 30, 6:30-10:00 p. m. | Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle, 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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