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Flags for Heroes

November 3 -November 12, 2017

All Day

Manassas Museum Lawn

9101 Prince William Street

Manassas, VA 20110

Bull Run Rotary Presents Flags For Heroes! Honor your military, police, doctor, teacher, fire and rescue, or personal special hero by sponsoring a flag.

Corporate sponsorship available for $50+. For more information contact Bull Run Rotary Foundation PO Box 567, Manassas, VA 20108

patrickawcloud@aol.com

(703) 606-9907

Benefits the Warrior Retreat of Bull Run and Other Local Charities

Fall Gallery Walk

November 3, 2017

6:00pm-9:00pm

Historic Downtown Manassas

9431 West Street

Cost: FREE

Come out and enjoy this FREE biannual event! The merchants of Historic Downtown will be displaying artwork by local, featured artists. Follow the balloons to each destination.

Novant Health Auxiliary presents: The Holiday Bazaar

November 4, 2017

10:00am-3:00pm

Novant Health UVA Health System Prince William Medical Center

8700 Sudley Road

Cost: FREE

Shop handmade crafts and jewelry, hand painted items, pet items, a silent auction, and much more!

Featuring The Nutman Company, LuLaRoe, Thirty-One, Usborne Books, Custom Quilts, Easily Unbeadable, T&A Artistic Design, Cape Woolamai Mercantile, Crafty Nana, Hanamaru floral arrangements, Tammy’s Scarf Shoppe, White Bubbles, and Color Me Mine.

Proceeds benefit patient care at Prince William Medical Center and Haymarket Medical Center.

Architectural Tour of Historic Downtown

November 4, 2017

2:00pm-2:30pm

Manassas Museum

9101 Prince William Street

Cost: $5.00

Architectural Tours of Historic Downtown
Many buildings that make up Historic Downtown Manassas were designed by one person. Learn about Albert Speiden, visit the homes and businesses he designed, and get a look at his original century-old sketches.

To purchase tickets visit Echoes Online Store, call 703-368-1873 or visit Echoes, the Manassas Museum store.

 

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Election Day

November 7th

Remember to go to your local precinct and vote today until 7 pm!

Morning Movies

November 8, 2017

10:30am

Bull Run Regional Library

8051 Ashton Avenue

Manassas, VA 20109

Price: FREE

All ages.

Join your family in a special matinee each month, featuring movies for all ages. Popcorn and drinks will be provided, and you are welcome to bring a snack. Drop in. Our movie license is funded by the Friends of Potomac Library.

Osbourn High School Band Fall Concert

November 9, 2017

7:00pm

Osbourn High School

9005 Tudor Lane

Manassas, VA 20110

The first concert of the 2017-2018 school year featuring all of the Osbourn HS Bands to entertain you. Ensure to invite your friends and family!

Reach us

On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/osbournbands/

Email: OHSbandB@gmail.com

Ben Hunter and Joe Seamons

November 9, 2017

8:00pm

Hylton Performing Arts Center

10960 George Mason Circle

Manassas, VA 20109

Price: $25-$30

This Northwest roots and blues music duo shares an
undeniable musical kinship and sense of joy in their interpretation of American
roots music.  The duo’s self-proclaimed mission to “spread the glory and
whimsy of traditional song,” shines through in a concert of field hollers,
fiddle and banjo breakdowns, and early jazz by two American songsters.
Food and beverage available for purchase.

The Martial Artists and Acrobats of Tianjin: China Soul

November 12, 2017

2:00pm

Hylton Performing Arts Center

10960 George Mason Circle

Manassas, VA 20109

Price: $30-$50

One of the best acrobatic troupes from China shows off its superior skill with thrilling acrobatics, circus acts, illusions, and mesmerizing demonstrations of martial arts. Accompanied by traditional Chinese music, more than one hundred acrobatic and martial arts performers take the stage in a vibrant spectacle of aerial stunts, juggling acts, contortion tricks, and feats of balance that are guaranteed to dazzle and delight. The Martial Artists and Acrobats of Tianjin is a favorite of audiences throughout the world, and has won numerous awards including the Silver Clown Award. Several of its acts also perform with some of the most renowned circuses in the western world. There’s plenty of excitement for the whole family!

The Washington Saxophone Quartet

November 14, 2017

12:30pm-2:30pm

Hylton Performing Arts Center

10960 George Mason Circle

Manassas, VA 20109

Celebrating more than 40 years together, WSaxQ is the most widely heard saxophone quartet in the country and is heard daily through recorded arrangements of the theme for National Public Radio’s program “All Things Considered.” Featuring music from Bach to Gershwin, this dynamic ensemble enlightens and entertains audiences with its musical mastery.

Enjoy lunch by an outstanding local restaurant followed by a one-hour concert and a coffee and dessert reception with the artists.

Lunch 12:30 p.m. / Concert 1:30 p.m.

Dessert Reception (following Concert)

Event Link: http://hyltoncenter.org/calendar/999/

Cafe Pottery

November 16, 2017

6:00pm-8:00pm

Badwolf Brewing Company

8420 Kao Circle

Cost: $20

Drink. Paint. Socialize. Save your space at BadWolf Brewery to come out and paint on pottery you can use! Register on EventBrite.com by searching Cafe Pottery @ BadWolf Brewery.

Event goes from 6-8pm

Every Third Thursday every month

Event is 21+ only

Info.CafePottery@gmail.com

$20 cash at the door

Nobuntu

November 17, 2017

8:00pm-10:00pm

Hylton Performing Arts Center

10960 George Mason Circle

Manassas, VA 20109

Price: $28-$46

The internationally acclaimed female a cappella quintet from Zimbabwe performs a stirring mix of traditional Zimbabwean music, afro jazz, gospel, and crossover in their first American tour. Their pure voices are augmented by minimalistic percussion, traditional instruments, such as the mbira (thumb piano), and organic, authentic dance movements. Named after the African concept of humbleness, love, unity, purpose, and family from a woman’s perspective, this ensemble represents a new generation of African women who celebrate and preserve the beauty of their culture and heritage through song. The ensemble was nominated for Best Musician of the Year at the Zimbabwe International Women Awards in 2015, and has performed at festivals and concert halls throughout Europe and Africa. Nobuntu gives “a vibrant and stunning performance full of sparkling energy” (Sunday Times–Passau, Germany). Don’t miss this beautiful and empowering concert.

 

My Father’s Dragon

November 18, 2017

2:00pm

Hylton Performing Arts Center

10960 George Mason Circle

Manassas, VA 20109

Price: $5-$15

How does nine-year-old Elmer Elevator rescue a baby dragon held captive on Wild Island? With pluck, chewing gum, lollipop sticks, and rubber bands, of course! In celebration of the 70th anniversary of Ruth Stiles Gannett’s charming adventure book, My Father’s Dragon, Enchantment Theatre Company brings to life the story of a compassionate and courageous boy and his unlikely friendship with a splendid yellow and blue-striped dragon. For nearly twenty years, Philadelphia-based Enchantment Theatre Company has produced original works based on classic children’s literature, using its distinctive blend of puppets, masks, creative scenic effects, and original music. “Everything about this world-class production is inventive and endearing; it fully captures the spirit of the beloved stories, the essence of childhood, and the imagination of the audience, both young and old. (Phindie.com, Philadelphia, PA)

Recommended for ages 5–10; Grades K–5

Prince William Turkey Trot 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run

November 23, 2017 (Thanksgiving Day)

8:30 am

Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Price: $15-$40

This is a fun, family 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run event in celebration of Thanksgiving! We have costume contests, music and Duck Donuts!

Chanticleer: A Chanticleer Christmas

November 26, 2017

2:00pm

Hylton Performing Arts Center

10960 George Mason Circle

Manassas, VA 20109

Price: $35-$55

“The world’s reigning male chorus” (The New Yorker) kicks off the holiday season at the Hylton Center with a concert of a capella voices that includes classical music and popular holiday favorites. Chanticleer is renowned for the seamless blend of 12 extraordinary male voices, ranging from countertenor to bass, with their superior technique, sublime tone, and unparalleled musicality. Their original interpretations span period and genre—from Gregorian chant to jazz, popular, and contemporary music. The group, which has been praised by the San Francisco Chronicle for its “tonal luxuriance and crisply etched clarity,” has a long list of impressive accomplishments: sales of more than a million albums, winning two Grammy® Awards, being named Ensemble of the Year by Musical America in 2008, and induction into the American Classical Music Hall of Fame. Come savor these glorious sounds of the season.