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First “Whatever Floats Your Boat” Parade to be held June 4 in Occoquan

The first-ever Occoquan Whatever Floats Your Boat Parade will be held on June 4, 2023 at 10 a,m. Entrants will launch at the Occoquan Regional Park site and will paddle or row their non-motorized craft along the coastline of town to Occoquan's footbridge to be judged.

Want to see flight demonstrations and fireworks on National Mall July 4?

The U.S. Department of the Interior and National Park Service report Independence Day celebrations on the National Mall will include flight demonstrations from different branches of our military, in particular the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, and a monumental fireworks display.

Speak for the trees and celebrate Earth Day

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, and while COVID-19 has everything locked down, there are still things people can do to celebrate the day.

Try a Graves and Ghost Hike Sunday,  Oct. 1 at Pr. Wm. Forest Park

As the weather cools and the leaves begin to change, Prince William Forest Park (off Joplin Road near I-95) will host visitor programs about the history and plant life of the park. Watch Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) re-enactors demonstrate some of the skills needed to build cabin camps in the park or learn about the period of history during World War II when the park became a training area for spies in the Office of Strategic Services (OSS).

Drop off “Toys for Tots” at PWC-Manassas-ManassasPark fire stations

The Prince William Department of Fire and Rescue and the members of the Fire and Rescue System have begun collecting toys for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Foundation. This year’s event will run through Dec. 14. New and unwrapped toys can be dropped at any Prince William County, City of Manassas Park or Manassas City fire station.

Holiday fireworks Nov. 18 at Virginia Gateway in Gainesville

2017 Fireworks Spectacular hosted by Virginia Gateway shopping center will be held on Saturday, Nov. 18 between 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. at Route 29 and Linton Hall Rd.

Nokesville’s annual Christmas Parade and Festivities on Dec. 9 start at 4 p.m.

The 6th Annual Nokesville Christmas Parade & Festivities, will be held on Saturday, Dec. 9 at 4 p.m. along Fitzwater Drive followed by festivities in the village of Nokesville.

NOVA’s Manassas campus invites community invited to attend International Night Nov. 20

The evening from 7 to 10 p.m. will feature a journey around the world showcasing the many cultures that are represented at NOVA-Manassas. The event includes a keynote speaker, skits, music, raffles, food and more.

Park Valley Church’s Trunk or Treat rescheduled to Sunday, Nov. 5

Park Valley Church, Haymarket has rescheduled its Oct. 29 Trunk or Treat event to Sunday, Nov. 5, due to heavy rains forecast.

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