TODAY
    Saturday Nov 18 @ 8:00 AM
Rusty Wallace Racing Experience
Rusty Wallace Racing Experience – The opportunity to create a personal adrenaline filled moment that few people will ever experience in their lifetime is something we aspire to at the Rusty Wallace Racing Experience. The winning formula consists of a successful business man and a NASCAR champion like Rusty Wallace, then partner with a company that actually creates the speed like TRIAD Racing Technologies with custom built engines for racing in all forms of motorsports and you have created the formula for a winning spirit. Both Rusty and TRIAD are used to winning and have a passion for racing that we want to share with you personally. Our goal is to provide the novice to the most knowledgeable race fan with an authentic racing experience they will never forget. When you Race with Rusty…its personal.
 
TODAY
    Saturday Nov 18 @ 11:00 AM
YHP Swap Meet
Your Hobby Place - Fredericksburg – Do you have extra models, cards, or books? Bring them down to Your Hobby Place's Swap Meet! Participants can bring any gaming items to sell at the swap meet. Participants will sell their items for a mutually agreed upon price between them and the buyer. Buyers will buy Game Bucks from the register and exchange with the seller. Participants turn in all of their Game Bucks at the register for store credit! So swap out your unwanted models for some cool new stuff!
 
TODAY
    Saturday Nov 18 @ 12:00 PM
Children's Gallery Grand Opening Celebration!
National Museum of the Marine Corps – Join in the celebration! On Saturday, Nov 18th, we will be celebrating the opening of our NEW CHILDREN'S GALLERY! During this two-hour celebration, visitors and their young children will be able to walk through a giant star-shaped balloon arch to explore the new gallery (*with timed entry sticker)! We will also have the following activities in Leatherneck Gallery: * A photo booth * Face painting * The "Juggling Unicycle Gal" will be entertaining visitors * Caricature drawings * Puppet shows * A LEGOs play area * Activites for children under 5 * Carnival games * "Chesty" the museum mascot * "Tales with Tails: Reading to Therapy Dogs" * Receive a special commemorative wooden coin Partners of the museum will also be on hand to give out information, including: * United Through Reading * FOCUS * Semper Fit * LINKS PLEASE NOTE: The Children's Gallery will open at 09:00 am to welcome its first guests at 09:15 am. Every child interesting in visiting the Children's Gallery on 18 November will receive a timed entry sticker at the entrance of the museum. Due to the volume of children anticipated, each timed entry is valid for 15 minutes of play in the gallery, and we can not guarantee entry to all families on that day. We recommend families arrive prior to the 12:00 pm celebration start time to receive an entry sticker. The gallery will remain open until the museum closes at 5:00 pm. Admission to the Museum and parking are always FREE!
 
TODAY
    Saturday Nov 18 @ 3:00 PM
Iconic Masters Draft
Your Hobby Place - Fredericksburg – It's time for another Masters series draft! These drafts are always tremendous fun, and the opportunity to open valuable cards is always a terrific plus. Starting at 3:00 P.M. Saturday the 18th we will be running draft pods as they fill. Entry is $35 per person and feature prizes for top finishers. Supply is very limited, so be sure to come join in the fun before all the boxes are gone!!
 
TODAY
    Saturday Nov 18 @ 4:00 PM
Designer Bag Bingo and Basket Raffles
Mountain View High School Wrestling
 
TODAY
    Saturday Nov 18 @ 4:00 PM
Star Wars Armada Open Play
Your Hobby Place - Fredericksburg – Gather together with other Armada players for our first organized open play event! This event is to encourage Armada players to all come out together to meet the community and get some games in. Feel free to use the discussion on this event to line up a game! We will have promo cards from previous OP kits from FFG for participants door prizes! We will have tables set aside for Armada with mats.
 
TODAY
    Saturday Nov 18 @ 5:00 PM
YHP Commander League - Planeswalker Command!
Your Hobby Place - Fredericksburg – Commander League Special Event! Homebrew a deck with your favorite planeswalker leading the fight! There are NO BANS on Planeswalkers due to request! Let the Chaos Commence! More information to come as the event draws near!
 
TODAY
    Saturday Nov 18 @ 6:00 PM
Member's Exhibition Opening Reception: Heirlooms & Relics
Fredericksburg Area Museum – Members are invited to attend the opening reception for the FAM's newest exhibition, Heirlooms & Relics: A Portrait of a Community. Heirlooms & Relics: A Portrait of a Community, is one of only two permanent exhibitions on display and features several pieces from the museum’s furniture collection. This exhibit illuminates the nature and fabric of eighteenth and nineteenth century Fredericksburg through fine arts while systematically highlighting the artisans and laborers who made the finery possible. The exhibit draws sometimes direct, sometimes subtle connections between the manifestations of wealth and prosperity and the society that helped sustain it. This complimentary reception is generously sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. William Lynch. Not a member yet? Join here: https://famva.org/membership/
 
TODAY
    Saturday Nov 18 @ 7:30 PM
Paranormal Explorers
Deep Creek Vintage – Would you like to be a paranormal investigator for the evening? Come explore our haunted mansion and learn to use various scientific ghost hunting equipment and put it into action. $45.00 per person
 
TOMORROW
    Sunday Nov 19 @ 9:30 AM
Explore Maryland Adventure Series: Mallows Bay
Capital SUP Annapolis – The second installment of the Explore Maryland Adventure Series will take us to Mallows Bay. A small bay on the Potomac River in Charles County, MD, Mallows Bay is regarded as having "the largest shipwreck fleet in the Western Hemisphere." Described as a "ship graveyard!" THIS IS A KAYAK ONLY EVENT! NO STAND UP PADDLEBOARDS WILL BE ALLOWED, due to parts of the sunken ships that are sharp and are in shallow water. Schedule: 9:30AM Leave Capital SUP Annapolis (for Annapolis paddlers) 9:30AM Leave Capital SUP DC (for DC paddlers) 11:15AM Arrive at Mallows Bay Boat Ramp 12:00PM-2:30PM Guided Tour around Mallows Bay 3:00PM Leave Mallows Bay 5:00PM Arrive Capital SUP Annapolis 5:00PM Arrive Capital SUP DC Pricing: Equipment Rental & Transportation Single Kayak: $45 Double Kayak: $90 Bringing Own Equipment & Transportation FREE to join! Water will be provided by Loop Beverages. Snacks will be provided by KIND Snacks. Energy will be provided by Red Bull. With the air and water temperatures likely to be cool to cold, we HIGHLY RECOMMEND wearing wetsuit layering to stay warm. Capital SUP partners with NRS (www.nrs.com), a leading outdoor apparel company. Our paddle community (YOU) will receive 15% off your entire order! For order inquiries, email kevin@capitalsup.com. Questions? Email brian@capitalsup.com
 
TOMORROW
    Sunday Nov 19 @ 12:00 PM
Twilight Imperium 4 Launch Party
Your Hobby Place - Fredericksburg – Twilight Imperium 4th Edition comes out on November 16th! To celebrate, we'll run a game Sunday afternoon starting at noon and running til conclusion. By all accounts to date, TI4 is a streamlined, quicker version of the much-loved TI3. If you've never played Twilight Imperium, now's a great chance! We'll run everyone through the game mechanics before starting; before you know it, you'll be contending for the galactic throne with confidence. We'll be playing on the store's copy of the FFG TI playmat, and copies of the game with the preorder bonus (sold out everywhere) will be available for purchase.
 
TOMORROW
    Sunday Nov 19 @ 12:30 PM
Celebracion de Accion de Gracias
Iglesia Cristiana Mensajeros del Señor - Virginia – Luego del servicio de adoracion estaremos celebrando en familia una cena de accion de gracia. Te invito a que te unas a nuestra familia para darle gracias a Dios por todas sus bendiciones de este año.
 
TOMORROW
    Sunday Nov 19 @ 1:00 PM
Celebracion de Accion de Gracia
Iglesia Cristiana Mensajeros del Señor - Virginia – Estaremos celebrando la cena de accion de gracia juntos en familia.
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Nov 21 @ 7:30 PM
DAV Chapter 7 VA: November Monthly Chapter Meeting
DAV General Washington Chapter 7 Fredericksburg VA – Our local monthly chapter meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm and last approximately an hour.
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Nov 22 - Mar 28 @ 10:00 AM
WWI Wednesday
National Museum of the Marine Corps – In commemoration of the Centennial of World War I, the Museum will be hosting WWI Wednesday educational displays the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. Our Education and Community Outreach teams will be displaying WWI German uniforms and gear in Leatherneck Gallery. There will also be a craft for children! Admission to the Museum and parking are FREE!
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Nov 24 @ 9:00 AM
Veterans on Board (VOB)
DAV General Washington Chapter 7 Fredericksburg VA – Military Peer Support Group Helping veterans reconnect and establish a better quality of life through interaction with other veterans and developing coping skills Points of Contact: Norris E. Hassell (540) 376-8224 Deborah Franks (540) 621-6661 Nat Singleton (703) 850-2728
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Nov 24 @ 9:00 AM
DAV Chapter 7 VA: Claims Assistance
DAV General Washington Chapter 7 Fredericksburg VA – Claims assistance is avaiable most Fridays from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. If you need help with filing a claim or checking on the status of a claim, please stop by for assistance.
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Nov 24 - Jan 5 @ 10:00 AM
Home for the Holidays
Gari Melchers Home and Studio – The House and Studio will be decorated for the season in the tasteful and natural style of its artist homeowners, Gari and Corinne Melchers. Included with museum admission.
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Nov 24 @ 1:00 PM
40k Tanksgiving!
Your Hobby Place - Fredericksburg – What format? Bring and Battle What point level is it at? 2000pt max per player. The store will even out sides with super heavies and tanks. Table Size? Big Army Build Special Rules UnBound Vehicles, Monstrous Creatures, Primarchs, Gargantuant and Super Heavy Only!!! How much does it cost to play? FREE!!!!!! For those who can't make it to the event, we will have a grid for the table where you can call down an orbital bombardment! This event will be a cross-store event, with the Martinsburg location and ours having the same table. We will be able to drop bombardments on their store's game!
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Nov 24 - Jan 14 @ 6:00 PM
Jingle Bell Carriage Rides
Olde Towne Carriage Tours of Fredericksburg – Listen to the jingle bells as the wagonetts travel through Fredericksburg’s 40 blocks of historic neighborhoods, where you’ll see the quaint streets and picturesque architecture. These late afternoon and evening tours are a great way to view the holiday themed store windows and Fredericksburg's unique holiday charm. If you take the ride in the later afternoon you will see the traditonal greeniery of old days, if you decide to take the later ride you will see the candles in the windows and houses decorated in Christmas Lights. On this 50-minute carriage ride through historic downtown Fredericksburg, you will: Discover the beautiful holiday lights Learn some Christmas Trivia Listen to some holiday music Receive some holiday treats to take home We'll take a slow trip down Caroline Street to see the decorated store windows (you won't miss a thing), past Kenmore Plantation, down Washington Avenue and then wind our way past Fredericksburg's official Christmas Tree. You'll learn how the holidays were practiced during the colonial and civil war periods. Very different from our holidays today. Sharpen up on those Christmas Carols! Please note we use both carriages and wagonettes for all of our rides during the holiday season they are assigned by number of individuals riding! We can not guarantee a specific vehicle. Tips are appreciated! Our drivers give 100%!