Haunted Valley

Strasburg tour explores ‘grave history’

Strasburg Mayor Tim Taylor stands in Riverview Cemetery off South Holliday Street in town. The town is sponsoring a graveyard tours on Saturday. Rich Cooley/Daily file

October 22, 2015

Those walking along on a Strasburg Graveyard Tour will get better acquainted with the unsettling and at times eerie history of those buried underneath the town’s headstones.

Ghost hunters investigate spirits at Wayside Inn

September 29, 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.

Weekend Events

April 30, 2015

Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival
The following activities are being held during this year’s Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival:
• Concert


October 21, 2011

Stops on the Ghost Tour

Historic Jordan Springs Event & Cultural Center

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September 1, 2011

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No ghosts named George haunt Wayside Theatre

July 12, 2011

Door knobs turning by an unseen hand, eerie footsteps heard on the basement steps, startling reflections on the control room booth window and other phenomena that made one more than a bit uncomfortable in the old building were, up until 2008, attributed to George. What happened in 2008 disappointed some folks, but added a whole new perspective on the topic of ghosts in the building.

Wayside Inn’s spirits are friendly

July 12, 2011

There’s a cold spot in the lobby of Wayside Inn in Middletown, right next to a fireplace and small statue of a dog on the floor. Step out of the cold spot and then back in – and the difference in temperature is quite obvious – though it’s not there all of the time. Innkeeper Lois Charon says she doesn’t know why it appears to be colder there to some people.

Hupp’s Hill an active paranormal site above and below ground

July 11, 2011

Hupp’s Hill, located off U.S. Route 11 in Strasburg, Va., has long been an attraction for history buffs who have enjoyed wandering through the woods and around the crescent-shaped trenches where Civil War cannons once were mounted.