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We’re over the hump in Manassas and Prince William. That means we’re looking forward to weekend events!
The Hylton Center is presenting Celebrating Veterans and the Arts on Saturday, a free interactive afternoon of celebration and arts experiences for Veterans, Servicemembers, their families, military caregivers, and the community. There will be free workshops and activities throughout the afternoon, followed by a family-friendly ticketed 8:00 p. m. concert performed by country music artist William Michael Morgan, with an opening performance by artists from the Center for American Military Music Opportunities (C*A*M*M*O). This concert is free to Veterans, Servicemembers, their families, and military caregivers; $20 for the general public. Saturday, Nov. 10 , 4:00-9:00 p. m. | Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
Come on out to Sinistral Brewing on Saturday (rain or shine) for a Cuban Pig Roast featuring Virginia Blend. Enjoy some succulent Cuban pork, congri (black beans with rice) and pickled red onions. The whole pig will be cooked on site and be ready by 5:00 p. m., but you aren’t going to want to miss the unveiling, so get there there early, grab a beer and bring an appetite. $12 cash per plate. Saturday, Nov. 10, 5:00-10:00 p. m. | Sinistral Brewing Company, 9419 Main Street, Manassas
Prince William Events
All weekend long (Friday through Monday), you can Beer it Forward at The Farm Brewery at Broad Run. Honor past and present Veterans by buying them a pint so they can enjoy a cold brew on you when you buy a pint! Friday, Nov. 9-Monday, Nov. 12 | The Farm Brewery at Broad Run, 16015 John Marshall Highway, Broad Run
Mmm… cake! Join the Marine Corps Museum as they celebrate the Marine Corps Birthday with a traditional cake-cutting ceremony. Cake will be served to everyone. This event is free and open to the public! Saturday, Nov. 10, 12:00-12:30 p. m. | National Museum of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle
Old Bridge Chamber Orchestra is joining forces with Her Imperial Majesty, Empress IV, Muffy the Good, to present Prince William County’s first ever “OBCO Drag Queen Classical Music and Story Hour.” Each General Admission ticket is $20 and entitles the ticketholder to bedtime snacks, refreshing beverages, and musical storytime. Some material may be inappropriate for children. Saturday, Nov. 10, 8:00-11:00 p. m. | Clearbrook Center of the Arts, 2230B Tackett’s Mill Drive, Lake Ridge
Grab your Boogie Shoes because Groovalicious is bringing the boogie to Uptown Alley. This Ultimate Disco Tribute act plays all the hits from the days of mirror balls, bell bottoms and platform shoes. Saturday, Nov. 10, 8:30 p. m. to 12:30 a. m. | Uptown Alley, 8300 Sudley Road, Manassas
Both Manassas National Battlefield Park and Prince William Forest Park will be free to visitors on Veterans Day (Sunday). The fee-free days provide a great opportunity to visit a new place or an old favorite. It will give both first time and repeat visitors a good reason to spend time in our National Parks. Sunday, Nov. 11 | Manassas National Battlefield Park, 6511 Sudley Road, Manassas * Prince William Forest Park, 18170 Park Entrance Road, Triangle
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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.