Spring is in the air! The new season is marching on with many events, fundraisers and things to do!
March 3: Historic Manassas, Inc. First Friday “March Madness” in Historic Downtown Manassas from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Full of fun and enthusiasm of a fun night through Old Town Manassas! visitmanassas.org/
March 3: Art Exhibit “Illusions” at the City of Manassas Museum beginning at 6:00 pm. Artwork created the students of Osbourn High following with remarks at 6:30 pm. manassascity.org/
March 4: Educators Rising – State Leadership Conference at Osbourn High School, Manassas City Public Schools from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm. Conference at Osbourn High for Educators Rising! mcpsva.org
March 11: George C. Round Elementary 18th Annual Shamrock 5K Run starting at 8:00 am. Popular family run with fun activities and a cool shirt too! imathlete.com/events/EventOverview.aspx?fEID=39884
March 11: Greater Manassas St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Old Town Historic Manassas. Starts at 11:00 am. stpatparade.net/
March 12 Historic Manassas Bridal Show: Love is in the air at the Center for the Arts at the Candy Factory with all the resources in one place for a great wedding! visitmanassas.org
March 14-17 Peak bloom time for DC Cherry Blossoms. Festival begins March 15. nationalcherryblossomfestival.org/
March 18: Manassas Host Lion’s Club is sponsoring a fundraising event with tickets for big prizes at the Manassas Fire and Rescue House. manassashostlions.org
March 23: Health and Wellness Fair, Metz Middle School from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Sponsored by Inter-Service Club Council of Greater Manassas (ISCC) and MCPS. Free fun event for families with face painting, healthy food and education, fire truck and ambulance tours, fitness stations, yoga and dance, plus vision, dental, foot, and blood pressure screenings. mcpsva.org
April (2nd and 4th Saturday): Flea Market sponsored by the Lake Jackson Lions Club at the corner of Hoadley and 234 Sts. e-clubhouse.org/sites/lakejacksonva/
April 9: Bull Run Rotary Club and the Manassas Regional Airport is hosting the Manassas Runway 5k /10k / 1 mile walk to benefit school scholarships, the Manassas Police Foundation and Compassionate Airlift. Sponsorships are still available. Contact REV3TRI.com to sign up or TheresaCoatesEllis@gmail.com with questions.
May 25: Night of Excellence sponsored by the Manassas City Public Schools Education Foundation at George Mason University, Prince William Campus. Student scholarships and teacher grant awards presentation. mcpsedfoundation.org/
Updates are welcome! Email me at TheresaCoatesEllis@gmail.com to add your activities and events!