Disney on Ice Road Trip Adventures 2019! (And a savings code!)

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Disney On Ice presents Road Trip Adventures Takes Families on a Fun-Fueled Excursion to Iconic Disney Destinations Fairfax, VA— Disney On Ice presents Road Trip Adventures will whisk families away on an immersive getaway chock-full of magical participatory moments. Featuring new and classic tales, this multi-generational experience visits Fairfax from October 2 to 6 for […]

Occoquan Arts and Crafts Show Returns This Fall, September 28 and 29, 2019

Thomas Om, from Newport News, paints a sailing boat in his booth at the Occoquan Arts and Crafts show, May 31.

(August 12, 2019 – Occoquan, VA)  The Fall Occoquan Arts and Crafts Show will be held rain or shine on Saturday, September 28, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, September 29, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in downtown historic Occoquan. A 50-year tradition, this award-winning outdoor street festival features hundreds of artisans […]

Guest Post: How Should You Say It to Your Kids?


From a young age, children pick up habits and words from all sources. TV, the playground, and school are a few places where children experience interactions. However, the main source of your child’s language and mannerism is you, and it’s important be aware of what and how you speak around them. Imagine that you stub […]

Dale City Lightning National Club of the Year

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WOODBRIDGE, VA – The Dale City “LIGHTNING” Track Club (DCTC) was named the 2019 National Track and Field Club of the Year by the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU). The award was based on the team’s outstanding success and merit working with today’s youth and tomorrow’s stars. The award was presented during the AAU 2019 National […]

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 […]

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