Weekend Events

October 2nd, 2015

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
Discovery Museum
The Shenandoah Valley Discovery

Belle Grove Crawl offers insider’s tour

October 1st, 2015

It’s not every day that your historical site tour includes a whiskey sampling and ends with a rock ‘n roll show, but that’s exactly what history buffs will get at the Belle Grove Crawl on Saturday.

Museum exhibit to showcase finery in film

Nancy Lawson, co-curator of the exhibit  "Cut! Costume and the Cinema," shows off a costume that actor Robert Downey Jr. wore in the 2009 production of "Sherlock Holmes." The costume is one of 43 period costumes worn by famous film stars on display at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley in Winchester. The exhibit opens to the public on Saturday.  Rich Cooley/Daily

October 1st, 2015

WINCHESTER – Cascades of fabric and complex embroidery deck period film costumes displayed in the “Cut! Costume and the Cinema” exhibit opening this weekend at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley.

Art show fundraiser reaches 25th year

October 1st, 2015

Those in the market for some decorative pieces with flair and character can get a taste of local artwork beginning Saturday at the Clarke County Historical Association’s Art at the Mill show at the historic Burwell Morgan Mill.

Ghost hunters investigate spirits at Wayside Inn

September 29th, 2015

Ghost hunters with years of experience in pursuit of the paranormal will explore supernatural phenomena at the 218-year old Wayside Inn during a public investigation hosted by Spirit Watch Enterprises on Saturday.

Film showing at SU this Thursday

September 28th, 2015

A film about trash may not seem enticing, but a choreographer brings dance to the seemingly mundane job of trash collection.

Weekend Events

September 23rd, 2015

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
Antique and modern cars will

Music festival appeal spans generations

September 23rd, 2015

Music lovers may fill Watermelon Park Campground to its maximum capacity for the Watermelon Park Festival from Thursday through Sunday.

Museum artifact recognized in state program

The Virginia Association of Museums named the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley's portrait of the Rev. Nathan Cook Brackett as the 2015 People's Choice Honoree . It had 11,820 votes. Photo courtesy of MSV/Rick Foster

September 20th, 2015

A portrait from Museum of the Shenandoah Valley received the People’s Choice Award among honorees on the Virginia Association of Museum’s Top 10 Endangered Artifacts list.

Apple Harvest Festival to reinvent itself at new venue

September 17th, 2015

Winchester Rotary Club’s 41st annual Shenandoah Valley Apple Harvest Festival will be settling into a new home this year from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday at the Frederick County Fairgrounds.

Edinburg festival celebrates landmark year

September 17th, 2015

When the Edinburg Ole Time Festival’s 35th year coincides with the 150th anniversary of the Civil War ending, it’s bound to make for a special celebration.

Weekend Events

September 16th, 2015

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
Museum program
The Museum of the

Weekend Events

September 11th, 2015

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
Woodstock ROCS
The Travelin’ Hillbillies will

Virginia Air Show includes wings, wheels

September 10th, 2015

In remembrance and tribute to 9/11 and veterans, the Skyline Wings & Wheels event by the Virginia Air Show will bring families out to the Front Royal-Warren County Airport on Saturday for a showcase of both air and land vehicles.

Book events to explore light pollution

Paul Bogard

September 10th, 2015

Participants in the One Book, One Community program this year will learn more about the effects of light pollution and efforts to reduce it through Paul Bogard’s book “The End of Night.”

Author provides in-depth look at Civil War uniforms

Kenn Woods,  author of "The Soldier's Words," has used historical methods found in his research to work on his own Confederate reenactment garb. Photo courtesy of Ashby Woods

September 10th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Although Front Royal author Kenn Woods started his new book “The Soldier’s Words” as a reference tool for reenactors who want more information about historical accuracy for Confederate uniforms, it turned into an exploration of various obscure topics besides just what the soldiers wore.

Festival puts film lovers together with filmmakers

September 9th, 2015

The third annual Skyline Indie Film Festival in Winchester will feature more opportunities for attendees to socialize and network between screenings of diverse and international films.

Weekend Events

September 4th, 2015

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
Patsy Cline Music Festival
The Patsy

Scythian starts music festival

September 3rd, 2015

Bluegrass and folk music enthusiasts can spend a Labor Day weekend vacation at the Skyline Ranch Resort in Front Royal for the first Appaloosa Festival, hosted by D.C.-area band Scythian.