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 Conservation Alliance needs help to protect high quality wildlife habitats and improve community appearance at the Minnieville Buffer. Meet in the parking lot of K9 Gunner Dog Park (near the intersection of Minnieville Road and Colby Drive, Woodbridge). Saturday’s focus is on removing nonnative invasive plants. Please dress for working – long pants, sturdy shoes, and a hat. Gloves and garden tools will be available; please feel free to bring yours if you prefer. Bring a smile and a bottle of water! Saturday, Aug. 24, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon | K9 Gunner Dog Park, 13000 Minnieville Road, Woodbridge
The Haymarket Music Fest is Saturday afternoon. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy a day of music from Six Shades of Gray, Park Valley Church Youth Band, School of Rock, Joe Moore and Smylin’ Jack! Other events include a silent auction, kid zone, crafters, Beer Garden by 2 Silos, and an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Saturday, Aug. 24, 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. | Town of Haymarket, 15000 Washington Street, Haymarket
On Sunday afternoon, bring your family and friends to Cokesbury United Methodist Church for a party full of food, fun, and games! Free to attend. Sunday, Aug. 25, 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. | Cokesbury United Methodist Church, 14806 Blackburn Road, Woodbridge
Not Just for Kids
Head over to the Irene V. Hylton Planetarium and travel with Jack and Annie, stars of the Magic Tree House® best-selling children’s book series, as they search for answers to a mysterious riddle they discover in a written note signed “–M.” Viewers peek into the treehouse and follow Jack and Annie on an exciting adventure as they meet a helpful astronomer and an astronaut. Saturday, Aug. 24, 1:00 p.m. | Irene V. Hylton Planetarium, 14051 Spriggs Road, Woodbridge
Fitness and Beer
Zumba with Gyselle and Eavesdrop Brewery bring you… Zumba at Eavesdrop. Come for a full hour of Zumba and some craft beer! Zumba fitness is a workout that is fun, energetic, and makes you feel amazing. All fitness levels are welcome. Sunday, Aug. 25, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. | Eavesdrop Brewery, 7223 Centreville Road, Sujite 115, Yorkshire
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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.