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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, 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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  2. Thursday, August 10, 2017

    SEPTEMBER THINGS TO DO

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

  3. Monday, July 24, 2017

    DISCOVER PRINCE WILLIAM & MANASSAS RECEIVES COVETED DESTINATION MARKETING INDUSTRY ACCREDITATION

    Discover Prince William & Manassas, the tourism marketing agency for Prince William County & Manassas, Virginia, was recently awarded accreditation by Destinations International (formerly Destination Marketing Association International).

  4. Wednesday, July 19, 2017

    AUGUST 2017 EVENTS IN PRINCE WILLLIAM COUNTY & MANASSAS REGION

    August is Virginia Craft Beer Month - just one of the many reasons for visitors to enjoy Prince William & Manassas this summer. Upcoming events include concerts, festivals and family friendly events for the community and visitors.

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Upcoming Events

  1. MUSEUM AT THE MARKET

    May 20 @ 10:00 AM

    What is the Museum staff up to today? Are they playing games, creating a craft, cooking a meal, or breaking a secret code from the past? Stop by the Manassas Saturday Farmer's Market at the Prince William Street commuter lot across from the new Baldwin School through October and see what is going on.

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  2. Monday night Team Trivia

    August 21 @ 07:30 PM

    Ornery Beer Company

    EVERY Monday night! Happy Hour extended to 9PM on Trivia Nights Weekly Prizes: 1st - $25 Gift Card 2nd - $15 Gift Card 3rd - $10 Gift Card

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  3. $10 Growler Fills - EVERY Monday

    August 21 @ 11:00 PM

    Ornery Beer Company

    Every Monday. Don't forget your growler on the way to work! We do cheap growler fills every Monday. Come on by and have a pint and a bite, leave with your favorite brew to get you through the week!

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  4. Opening exhibit: Visual Magic, The Art of Four Picture Book Illustrators

    September 13 @ 12:00 AM

    Visual Magic - The Art of Four Picture Book Illustrators Visual Magic features four talented children’s book illustrators: Janet Stoeke, Carol Schwartz, Susan Roth, and Jennifer O’Connell. The artists have contributed to multiple children’s publications, and their crisp dynamic images bring life to the stories. They work with various mediums, including gouache, Photoshop, and even collage to express topics that range from science and nature to culture and history! Meet the illustrators at the reception, September 16, 2017 at 5:30 pm. *Bookworm Central will have books available for purchase at the reception. ********* Greater Manassas/Prince William County sponsors theatrical productions for children and adults, teaches arts classes, promotes visual arts and provides community outreach programs for local youth. Founded in 1984 by a group of artists and art lovers, the Center aims to enrich the quality of life in the Northern Virginia suburbs through arts performance and education. A theater, an art gallery and classrooms are located in the historic Candy Factory building in Old Town Manassas, at 9419 Battle Street.

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