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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 accommodations.

Story Ideas

Story Ideas

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

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. Friday, October 21, 2016

    NOVEMBER EVENTS IN PRINCE WILLIAM & MANASSAS

    The leaves have started to fall and the chill has arrived, but there is still lots of happenings throughout Prince William & Manassas, Virginia. From the Fall Gallery Walk in Manassas, to the amazing Shanghai Acrobats to several fitness and festive events, Prince William & Manassas has lots to choose from this November.

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  2. Tuesday, September 27, 2016

    OCTOBER EVENTS IN PRINCE WILLIAM & MANASSAS

    Manassas, Virginia – (September 27, 2016) - Celebrate the fall season with some of these exciting events in Prince William & Manassas. From live concerts and festivals to haunted happenings this round-up of events is sure to make for many memorable weekends!

  3. Monday, September 26, 2016

    TOURISM RELATED EXPENDITURES AND JOBS INCREASE IN PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY & CITY OF MANASSAS

    Discover Prince William & Manassas, a tourism marketing and promotion arm for Prince William County and the City of Manassas, is pleased to announce that Prince William County, the City of Manassas, as well as the Commonwealth of Virginia, experienced an increase in tourism related economic spending in 2015, according to the latest data released by the U.S. Travel Association. According to the research, tourism in Virginia generated $23 billion in travel spending. Tourism, supported 223,000 jobs and $1.6 billion in state and local taxes.

  4. Tuesday, September 6, 2016

    NORTHERN VIRGINIA TOURISM DESTINATIONS CREATE ARTISAN TRAIL TO ATTRACT VISITORS

    The Artisans Center of Virginia (ACV), in partnership with community members and the tourism marketing agencies representing Prince William & Manassas, Fauquier, and Stafford counties, kicked off the development of the Commonwealth’s newest artisan trail with a management team orientation at Windy Knoll Farm in Nokesville in July 2016 (additional public events schedule below). “Fauquier County is excited to partner with Stafford and Prince William Counties, and the Artisans Center of Virginia to support arts and culture in our communities.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Ice Skating at The Harris Pavilion

    December 8 @ 03:00 PM

    The Harris Pavilion

    Admission: • Adults – $8.00 • Children 10 & under $7.00 • Skate Rentals $5.00 • Adult Season Pass – – $180.00 – Does NOT include skate rental • Child Season Pass – $170.00 (10 and under) -Does Not include skate rental • Adult 10-visit pass – $70.00 (includes skate rental) • Child 10-visit pass – (10 and under) $60.00 (includes skate rental)

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  2. Ice Skating at The Harris Pavilion

    December 9 @ 03:00 PM

    The Harris Pavilion

    Admission: • Adults – $8.00 • Children 10 & under $7.00 • Skate Rentals $5.00 • Adult Season Pass – – $180.00 – Does NOT include skate rental • Child Season Pass – $170.00 (10 and under) -Does Not include skate rental • Adult 10-visit pass – $70.00 (includes skate rental) • Child 10-visit pass – (10 and under) $60.00 (includes skate rental)

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  3. Santa's Lake Ridge Parade

    December 10 @ 11:00 AM

    Tacketts Mill

    The Parade is returning to Harbor Drive on Saturday December 10th from 11am to noon! This year's theme is "A Comic Book Christmas".

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  4. Meet Santa at the Ornery Public House

    December 10 @ 11:30 AM

    Ornery Beer Company & Public House

    Lunch with Santa! Santa will be here Saturday Dec 10th, 1130am-230pm. We'll have Santa in his comfy chair to meet with your little ones. Grab the family for a great lunch and take you FREE pictures with Santa!!

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PR Contacts

  1. Dan Cook

    Marketing & Communications Director

    571-482-7043

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