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Come discover your next story in Prince William & Manassas, VA! Home to two major Civil War battles, national and state parks, picturesque historic towns, and numerous other attractions, Prince William & Manassas is filled with stories waiting to be told. Our media team can suggest story ideas, obtain passes to attractions, help plan your trip and create a customized itinerary based on your interest and media outlet. If you are traveling from out of town, we can also help arrange overnight accommodation

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Delve into one of the numerous stories just waiting to be told. With charming historic towns, national parks and a wealth of Civil War history, we have unique ideas for every travel writer no matter the outlet or audience

 

Events Calendar

From parades and live concerts to living history, festivals, craft fairs and haunted hikes, there is something new to experience year-round in Prince William & Manassas.

 

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Press Releases

  1. Thursday, December 21, 2017

    January 2018 Events in Prince William County Region

    There are so many reasons for visitors to enjoy Prince William County this New Year. Events include concerts, festivals and family friendly events for the community

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  2. Thursday, October 26, 2017

    November 2017 Events in Prince William County Region

    There are lots of reasons for visitors to enjoy Prince William County this fall. Events include concerts, festivals and family friendly events for the community.

  3. Thursday, September 21, 2017

    October 2017 Events in Prince William County Region

    There are lots of reasons for visitors to enjoy Prince William County this fall. Events include concerts, festivals and family friendly events for the community.

  4. Thursday, September 7, 2017

    PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, VIRGINIA EXPERIENCES HIGHEST TOURISM GROWTH PERCENTAGE IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA

    Tourism marketing agency Discover Prince William & Manassas is pleased to share that tourism economic impact surged to new heights in 2016. The county experienced the highest percentage growth year over year when compared to its Northern Virginia peers including the City of Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax and Loudoun Counties.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Clearbrook Center of the Arts

    January 19 @ 11:00 AM

    Clearbrook Center of the Arts

    Currently featuring "Community Garden," a unique art experience by artist Nicholas Zimbro and other local artists in the area of Lake Ridge, Virginia. Available by appointment. Email: contact@tackettsmill.com

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  2. Reading Club at Leesylvania State Park

    January 19 @ 02:00 PM

    Are you a reader? Join our reading club at the Visitor Center while enjoying light refreshments. What is unique about our book club you ask? The book club has been designed for people who share similar interests in the environmental field and nature in general. As the year progresses we will be sharing books about our role in the environment and the effects that our globalized world has created upon younger generations. To RSVP please call the Visitor Center at 703-583-6904 or email Maritza Rivas at maritza.rivas@dcr.virginia.gov Monthly Featured Book October 20 - A Sandy County Almanac by Aldo Leopold November 17 - Partnering with Nature by Catriona MacGregor January 19 - The River of Doubt by Theodore Roosevelt February 16 - Silent Spring by Rachel Carson March 16 - This Changes Everything: Capitalism VS the Climate by Naomi Klein April 20 - Vitamin N: The Essential Guide to a Nature-Rich Life by Richard Louv May 18 - Last Child in the Woods by Richard Louv

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  3. Interested Friday Night Flights: Cabernet Franc

    January 19 @ 07:00 PM

    Join us on Friday, January 19 for Friday Night Flights: Cabernet Franc! Learn more about this varietal and enjoy light appetizers while tasting six delicious Cabernet Franc wines from around the world and ours from Virginia!

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  4. Luck of the Draw Dart Tournament

    January 19 @ 07:30 PM

    Growling Bear Brewery

    Luck of the Draw Dart Tournament $5 Entry FEE DOUBLE ELIMINATION POT SWEETENERfor 12 Players or More Beer Specials for PLAYERS - FOOD AVAILABLE

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  1. Dan B. Cook

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    (571)482-7043

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