Come out on the First Friday of each month (excluding January) and enjoy all that Historic Downtown Manassas has to offer! First Friday events provide a fun way to interact with the community while experiencing Downtown Manassas. Participating First Friday locations agree to stay open until 9 pm and often provide a fun game, special discount, or activity that fits the shared theme for the month. From unique shops and a variety of dining options to live music at outdoor venues, there is something for everyone to enjoy!

~ March First Friday ~

2021 Madhatterness

For the 2021 March First Friday, “March Madhatterness”, the following Downtown Manassas Businesses will be staying open until 9 pm:

Ashby Jewelers, Cafe Pottery, Calico Jack’s, Centerfuse, Crossroads Tabletop Tavern, Eva’s Alley, Kerbobble Toys, Knock on Wood, Manassas Olive Oil Co.McCall Studio Gallery, Nova Legal Professionals, The People’s Place, Shining Sol Candle Co., The Things I Love, Totally Vintage Design, Tummy YumYum, Scatter Seeds, & Weinegar’s

Click here to play the March Madhatterness Game! (link will be active from 6 pm – 9:30 pm on 3-5-21)

Solve Riddles to get the ‘bigger picture’! Each Mystery Picture is the answer to one of the Riddles. Once you have all the answers figured out, visit the participating locations from 6 pm – 9 pm and solve the location of each Mystery Picture!

Submissions with all the correct answers will be entered into a drawing for Historic Manassas, Inc. Gift Cards. Five winners will be selected, each receiving one $50 Gift Card.

Sip and Shop will be in effect so that you can grab a drink and social distance as you enjoy this First Friday.

Streets will NOT be closed.


René Dickerson: A Retrospective, Art Exhibit at the ARTFactory

January 26 @ 10:00 am - March 27 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on February 6, 2021 at 11:00 am

On With the Show! ARTfactory Theatre Class

February 1 @ 6:00 pm - April 3 @ 8:00 pm

Center Stage Kids Theatre Class at ARTfactory

February 2 @ 6:00 pm - April 4 @ 7:30 pm

Spotlight on History Virtual Talks

March 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

For up to date information about First Friday events,
Text: FirstFriday (all one word) to 888-777.

You may opt out at any time.