Downtown Manassas – Photo by Billy Hathorn (Wikimedia Commons)
The bustling city of Manassas always has events and activities going on throughout the year. This month, you can partake in some great happenings with your friends and family. Check out a few of the ones we have highlighted here.
The Youth Orchestra of Prince William will be performing a Tribute to Carol Tumbleson Taylor on January 12 at 3pm in the Merchant Hall. We encourage you to join in on an afternoon of remembrance and tribute of Mrs. Carol Tumbleson Taylor who lost her battle with pancreatic cancer in January of 2008. All proceeds from this event will be graciously donated to the Carol Tumbleson Taylor Scholarship Fund which provides musicians who can’t afford lessons the funds to pursue their musicianship in one on one sessions with their own private teacher. This heart touching tribute will be held at the Hylton Performing Arts Center. Admission is $15 per adult and $12 for Senior Citizens and students.
Are you a scotch and whisky lover? If so, you’re in for quite a treat. There will be a Scotch and Whisky Master Class event with Doughie Wylie January 18 starting at 2pm at the Gregory Family Theater. This is your chance to take a journey into the historical side of scotch and whisky. Sample various Scotch whiskys from lowlands to highlands, drinking in and learning the unique and distinctive qualities of the different kinds of whisky as you savor each sample. Tickets are $45 per person and you must be 21 or older to attend this event.
The Wizard of Oz is in town and is celebrating the 75th anniversary with a musical production. This stunning two night performance will be on January 25 and 26 at the Center for Arts in the Merchant Hall. Bring the family and prepare to follow the yellow brick road once again as you join Dorothy, the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and the Cowardly Lion as they dance and sing their way through the enchanted Land of Oz to the Emerald City. There will be flying monkeys, munchkins, witches and jitterbugs along with talking trees on Dorothy’s incredible journey to find the powerful Wizard of Oz. This is a magical event and is sure to leave you and your family with smiles and tons of new memories. Tickets for adults are $12 and $10 for children 12 and under.
You won’t want to miss these amazing opportunities. Leave the Virginia RV stored for the season and enjoy the local events this month. If you need anything for your RV though, come see us today at Reines RV.