Get Out: Kegs and Eggs
Things to do and places to go this weekend.
It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.
Patch has come to the rescue. Check our picks for the activities to hit and new places to explore.
- St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Where/When: Old Town Manassas; Saturday, March 12, 2011; 11:00 a.m.
Why Go: Celebrating its 12th year, Greater Manassas is putting on a slew of St. Patty’s holiday cheer to remember. Pipe and Drum groups from around the area will perform along with the Marine Corps Color Guard and Irish dance groups.
- The Blarney Ball
Where/When: Candy Factory; March 12, 2011; 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Why Go: Continue your St. Patrick’s Day celebration Saturday evening at the Candy Factory with a lovely ball sponsored by the Center for the Arts in Old Town Manassas. Enjoy traditional Irish dishes, folk dancing, and a play by Rooftop Productions!
Pricing: $75 per ticket or $400 for a group of six.
- “Strikes for SERVE” Bowlathon
Where/When: Bowl America on Mathis Avenue; Saturday, March 12, 2011; 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Why Go: This event brings community awareness for SERVE, a nonprofit organization devoted to helping those in need find self-reliance and better futures. Plus prizes will be given!
Pricing: Team registration is closed. Join the wait list, form an honorary team, or sponsor a registered team. Visit the website for more details on fundraising requirements!
- Go see The Lion in Winter
Where/When: Hylton Performing Arts Center; Play March 11-20, 2011.
Why Go: This is a family fun event by Vpstart Crow Productions. The story portrays conflicts between a royal couple and their adult sons.
Pricing: Adults $20; students and seniors $15
- “Kegs and Eggs”
Where/When: Philadelphia Tavern; Saturday, March 12, beginning at 8:00 a.m.
Why Go: Grab brunch before going to the parade, and afterward celebrate with a spirit of Irish!
Pricing: Visit their website for menu pricing: www.philadelphiatavern.com.
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