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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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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. Wednesday, May 10, 2017

    DISCOVER PRINCE WILLIAM & MANASSAS CELEBRATES NATIONAL TRAVEL & TOURISM WEEK WITH INDUSTRY AWARDS & LUNCHEON EVENT; DISTRIBUTES

    MANASSAS, Virginia – May 10, 2017 – Discover Prince William & Manassas, the destination marketing organization for Prince William County & Manassas, Virginia, hosted elected officials, local tourism industry professionals on Friday, May 5th at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas, Virginia to celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week. This event celebrates the $608+ million in economic impact and $10.1 million in local tax revenue generated by tourism in Prince William County & the City of Manassas, Virginia.

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  2. Sunday, May 7, 2017

    FIVE NORTHERN VA DESTINATIONS HARNESS THE POWER OF REGIONALISM

    MANASSAS, VA - MAY 7, 2017 - Each May, tourism offices across the country celebrate the travel industry during National Travel & Tourism Week (May 7-13, 2017). But in Northern Virginia, five destinations have been coming together year-round for more than a decade to promote “Virginia’s Cultural Region” in both domestic and international markets.

  3. Thursday, May 4, 2017

    DISCOVER PRINCE WILLIAM & MANASSAS HONORED WITH 2017 VIRGO AWARD

    Manassas, Virginia – May 4, 2017 – Discover Prince William & Manassas, the destination marketing organization for Prince William County & Manassas, Virginia, received a VIRGO award at this year’s Virginia Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus (now the Virginia Association of Destination Marketing Organizations (VADMO) 2017 Tourism Symposium on April 2nd and 3rd at the Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, Virginia.

  4. Friday, February 24, 2017

    NORTHERN VIRGINIA VISITORS CONSORTIUM RECEIVES TOURISM MARKETING GRANT

    Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe announced this week that the Northern Virginia Visitors Consortium (NVVC) received a $9,375 grant from the Virginia Tourism Corporation Marketing Leverage Program.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Potomac Nationals vs. Frederick Keys

    May 23 @ 07:05 PM

    It's Deuces Wild Tuesday at the ballpark in Woodbridge as the Potomac Nationals welcome to town the Frederick Keys (Orioles affiliate). Tickets are $2, and there will be various $2 concessions, both planned and based on player performance on the field.

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  2. Potomac Nationals vs. Frederick Keys

    May 24 @ 07:05 PM

    It's Winning Wednesday at the ballpark as the P-Nats continue with the Keys. If Potomac wins, you can trade your ticket in for a free ticket to the next Wednesday home game. Also, there will be various chances to win prizes throughout the evening.

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  3. Adult Novice Rowing Camp

    May 25 @ 06:00 PM

    Looking for a new sport, or just a fun activity? Rowing might be for you! Come find out what it’s all about with Prince William Rowing Club, a masters (adult) competitive and recreational rowing club for men and women in Prince William County! For two weeks, each Novice Camp boat of eight will go out on the water with four experienced rowers and four novice rowers. Rowing with the experienced rowers will allow the novices to leapfrog ahead in the learning process and gain a better feel of the potential that rowing offers. If you love rowing as much as we think you will, we hope you will join us for the entire rowing season! The Novice Camp program consists of six total sessions, Tuesdays and Thursdays 6-8 p.m. and Saturdays 8-10 a.m., May 23-June 3. Cost is $125. Register online.

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  4. Potomac Nationals vs. Frederick Keys

    May 25 @ 07:05 PM

    Welcome to Thirsty Thursday at the ballpark as the P-Nats wrap up their series with the Keys. $1 beverages are available, and college students with a valid ID can get in for just $5, and participate in water pong, cornhole, and themed trivia contests in the picnic area of the ballpark.

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