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Events Near Fredericksburg VA

Aspire Christian Theatre 5k

Saturday, Dec 10, 2022 at 7:45am
John Lee Pratt Park
Fredericksburg, VA
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Fredericksburg Gun Show

Saturday, Dec 10, 2022 at 9:00am
Fredericksburg Expo and Conference Center
Fredericksburg, VA
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Winter Lake Anna 5k, 10k, And Half

Saturday, Dec 10, 2022 at 9:30am
Lake Anna State Park
Spotsylvania, VA
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Frosty 3 Miler And Reindeer Run

Saturday, Dec 10, 2022 at 9:30am
Stafford, VA
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Holiday Half And 4 Miler

Sunday, Dec 11, 2022 at 8:00am
Wakefield Park
Annandale, VA
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Capital Art And Craft Festival

Sunday, Dec 11, 2022 at 10:00am
Dulles Expo Center
Chantilly, VA
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