March Events in Prince William & Manassas
With Spring Break just around the corner we are ready for the warm weather and sunshine, so whether you are planning a staycation or a vacation during your break from the daily grind, our spring activities are sure to keep you entertained.
Greater Manassas St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Spend your afternoon in Historic Downtown Manassas and enjoy one of the area’s best yearly parades on St. Patrick’s Day! From 11 am to 12:15 pm on Saturday March 14th, enjoy the spirit and celebration of the holiday as floats and marching bands fill the streets of Manassas. The festive parade is family friendly and is sure to entertain the entire family. Afterwards, make sure to shop locally on Main Street before dining at one of the unique locally-owned restaurants in Historic Downtown Manassas.
Easter Egg Hunt at Rippon Lodge
To celebrate the Easter holiday, Rippon Lodge is holding an Easter Egg Hunt for all ages beginning at 11:30 am on Saturday March 28th. Enjoy kid friendly games and crafts all day long. Guests are welcome to bring a picnic and make a day of it. House tours will be available throughout the day. The cost to participate in the Easter Egg Hunt is $5 per child, $2 per adults, and children under 2 are free. For more information, please visit the county website by clicking here.
Russian National Ballet Theatre: Cinderella
The Hylton Performing Arts Center is hosting the Russian National Ballet as the graceful dancers perform one of the most recognized fairy tales of all time. Cinderella is the iconic tale of the virtuous servant girl who, with the help of her fairy godmother, is magically transformed, attends the royal ball, and captures the heart of the prince. This beautiful performance is filled with sumptuous costumes, lush scenery, comical stepsisters, and a malevolent stepmother. This is sure to be a fun-filled way to spend the evening with your family. Tickets range from $34 up to $56. A George Mason student ID will grant you one free student ticket if purchased on March 17th. Click here to purchase your tickets!
Hop Around Downtown
On Tuesday March 31st from 10 am to 6 pm, Historic Downtown Manassas is holding a Hop Around Downtown event where shoppers can go from store to store for sweet surprises! For every purchase made, customers will get to choose an egg from the merchant’s basket. These eggs will contain prizes! This will be an excellent way to celebrate the Easter holiday!
For more March events, click here to browse our event calendar!