Manassas Journal Messenger | Festival of Freedom events
— The Freedom Museum will be conducting its fifth annual air show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday at the Manassas Regional Airport.
— The Manassas Museum is offering a paper airplane aeronautics lab on Saturday on the lawn from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Lessons on the fine art of paper airplane construction will be offered. Punch and cookies will be served by the Manassas Museum Associates.
— “Great Speeches of American Freedom and Portraits with Patriots’ from will run from noon to 4 p.m. at the Manassas Museum. The show features George Washington, Patrick Henry, Franklin D. Roosevelt and Gen. Douglas MacArthur. From 4 to 5 p.m. all four patriots will answer questions from the audience.
— A trolley car will leave the museum and take visitors to historic Fort Mayfield, Liberia Mansion, Ben Lomond House and Battlefield Park. The trolley tour and entrance to the various events can be purchased at the museum for $14 for adults and $7 for children or admission can be paid at each site.
— A free USO Dance Saturday night at the Loy E. Harris Pavilion will feature Jack Elder and the 15-piece New Hot Jazz Orchestra. Free dance lessons will be given an hour before their performance.