Review: Hylton Performing Arts Center Amazing Max


My three boys and I had the most magical time at the Hylton Performing Arts Center Summer Series featuring “The Amazing Max”, a traveling magician. He was charismatic, hilarious, and he engaged the audience young children to pre-teens and even the adults. Throughout the entire performance, “The Amazing Max” would pull kids from the audience […]

Student Automotive Class


HELLO EVERYONE, We are excited to announce that James Fitzgerald, a master mechanic of 25+ years will be offering another introduction to automotive 2 day workshop. The dates for the workshop are Sat., Sept. 7th and Sat., Sept. 14th from 9 am to 1 pm.. Mr. Fitzgerald has been in the automotive industry for over […]

4th of July 2019

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It’s time for 4th of July fun!!   Manassas Park hosts a free event each year. Celebrate the Fourth of July with FREE shuttles from VRE and City Hall at Signal Hill Park beginning at 6:00pm. There will also be a variety of food trucks. At dusk, you will see an amazing fireworks display! FREE […]

Guest Post: School’s Out! Now What?


School’s Out! Now What? – by Eliut Morales School is officially off session. If you have teens at home during summer, then you probably already know that arranging play dates and going to the playground are not in their interest anymore. Instead, they want to be more involved with their friends, go to new places, […]

PW History: Ben Lomond Historic Site


Prince William County has 12 Historic Preservation Sites. We haven’t been to most of them, so we decided this summer we were going to make a concerted effort to fix that. Now that I’ve looked at the list, it would’ve been nice to go in alphabetical order the way the list is written, but we’re […]

Summer Movies at Alamo Drafthouse (Woodbridge)

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Never fear East-Enders! You can get your cheap movie thrills, too! Welcome back, Alamo Kids Campers. Each month this summer you’ll laugh, you’ll learn, and you’ll listen to your parents – because they’re the ones taking you on this adventure. But they’ll be happy, because the dues to attend Alamo Kids Camp are minuscule, and […]

Regal Summer Movie Series- $1 Movies!


Summer movies for kids at Regal. Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express series! Movie ticket deals are just $1 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays featuring summer movies the whole family will enjoy like Shrek, Despicable Me, Kung Fu Panda and many more! We have 2 Regal Theaters in […]

Summer Food Service Program


Prince William County Public Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination during the meal service. Meals will be provided, on a […]

SBN Reviews: Wonder Kids


My sweet baby niece (SBN) came to visit! Since my kids are too old for many local play areas, I was excited to put her to work! On her first day visiting, she went to Wonder Kids in Manassas. Located at 9104 Mathis Avenue, I’m not saying you HAVE to eat lunch at Tony’s Pizza, […]

Guest Post: Are Art Classes Beneficial for Children?


by Eliut Morales With summer vacation quickly approaching, you may be looking for ways your children can enjoy their summer while learning something new. In recent years, thousands of art classes and programs have received major cuts in funding, and many have been permanently removed from curriculums. Children and art go hand in hand like […]

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