December has arrived and with it the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. We are sure your list for the month includes holiday shopping, gift wrapping, decorating. card writing, and more. Here is a list of the many events happening in Woodbridge throughout the entire month of December. Our hope is that you can use this to plan your month and squeeze in all that the holidays provide. So get out your calendar, and let’s start filling it up!
December 9 – Friday
Christmas Concert: Celebration Singer @ Old Bridge Methodist Church 8 pm. 3966 Old Bridge Road, Woodbridge 22192. Free concert! Your tax deductible donations support ACTS, Kara Foundation, Help Us Grow Strong - HUGS, all local charities! Please bring a non-perishable food donation.
December 10 – Saturday
Meet Santa @ The Ornery Public House 11:30 am – 2 pm. 14389 Potomac Mills Rd, Woodbridge, VA 22192. Grab the family for lunch and take free photos with Santa.
Occoquan Communities Winterfest! A Festival of Winter Fun in Lake Ridge, Lorton, Occoquan, and Woodbridge. An all day holiday event.
11 am – 12 noon: Santa’s Lake Ridge Parade @ Tacketts Mill
12 noon – 4 pm: Holiday Art Market@ Tacketts Mill Lakeside
4 pm – 7 pm: Strolling carolers, holiday music, fire pits, dining, and shopping @ Downtown Historic Occoquan
6 pm – 9 pm: Second Saturday Art Walk featuring refreshments, fire pit, and sing-a-long caroling @ Work House Arts Center
7 pm: Fireworks hosted by Prince William Marina. View from Occoquan or the Regional Park
Holiday Music from the St. Paul United Methodist Church Handbell Choir @ Potomac Community Library 1 pm - 3 pm. 2201 Opitz Boulevard Woodbridge, 22191 A FREE program for the entire family! Members of the Handbell Choir from St. Paul United Methodist Church play holiday music with English handbells. Refreshments will be served after the performance
GMU Ice Hockey Charity Game for Veterans @ Prince William Ice Center 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm. 5180 Dale Boulevard, Woodbridge 22193 For the benefit of the Wyakin Foundation, a nonprofit that supports military veterans. The Mason Patriots will play the National Capital Region Joint Military Hockey Team in an exhibition game $10/ticket.
December 11 - Sunday and December 18 - Sunday
Paws and Claus @ Manassas Mall 7 pm - 8 pm in the At Home Court. 8300 Sudley Road, Manassas, 20109
Get pictures with your pets and Santa! Pets must be on a leash or in a carrier. Please enter through entrance 4 or 5.
December 13 – Tuesday
Christmas Concert: Celebration Singers @ Westminster at Lake Ridge 7:30 pm. 12191 Clipper Drive, Lake Ridge, 22192. Free concert! Your tax deductible donations support ACTS, Kara Foundation, Help Us Grow Strong - HUGS, all local charities! Please bring a non-perishable food donation.
Carol Brobst Holiday Student Strings Concert @ Chinn Park Regional Library 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm. 13065 Chinn Park Dr, Woodbridge 22192. Enjoy festive music performed by Carol Brobst's students and get into the holiday spirit! Holiday treats will be served following the program.
December 16 – Friday
Messiah Sing-a-long: Celebration Singers @ Old Bridge Methodist Church 8 pm. 3966 Old Bridge Road, Woodbridge, 22192. This is their fourth annual performance of Handel's "Messiah" Sing-Along. Come prepared to sing-a-long!