This Weekend: March 2

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

Sky Meadows

Sky Meadows State Park in Delaplane will host a Winter on the Frontier program from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in the Historic Area.

Living historians will portray a detachment of soldiers and civilians passing through the valley on their way to join Washington’s Virginia Regiment at Fort Loudoun in Winchester, as well as demonstrate musket drills, hearth cooking and life on the frontier in the 1750s.

Information: 540-592-3556 or


Heritage Day

The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley will celebrate Heritage Day from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at 901 Amherst St., Winchester.

Featured will be information tables hosted by historical societies and research organizations.

Library of Virginia Reference Archivist William Bynum will lecture on genealogy and research at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. in the reception hall.

Attendance is free. Information: 540-662-1473 or


Artisan Trail

The Top of Virginia Artisan Trail open door tour event will be held Saturday at several sites in Berryville and Winchester.



Artisan Trail

March is Wine and Dine Month on the Rappahannock County Artisan Trail featuring 27 trail members offering more than 100 activities.

Information: and click on Open Door Tour.


Piccadilly Public House

The following performers will be at the Piccadilly Public House & Restaurant this weekend at 125 E. Piccadilly St., Winchester: Today,  Dave Elliot on piano at 6:30 p.m.; Raised on Analog at 8 p.m.  On Saturday, Rob Yeakle on piano at 6:30 p.m.; Trainwreck at 8 p.m.

Information: 540-535-1899 or


Bright Box

Bright Box Theater will have the following performances and dinner this weekend at 15 N. Loudoun St., Winchester:

  • Today: 9 p.m., The Plate Scrapers and Brokedown Hustlers.
  • Saturday: 9 p.m., Tribute to Tom Petty starring Scott Kurt & Memphis 59 with Randy Thompson.
  • Sunday: 5:30 p.m., collaboration dinner with Winchester Brew Works and Catoctin Creek Distilling Co.

Information: 540-665-2878,


Trackside Theater

The Roundhouse Players will present Comedy Tonight 2, sketch comedies inspired by the Carol Burnett Show, at 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at 32-B E. Main St., Luray.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. Information:

Barns of Rose Hill

Barns of Rose Hill will offer a bluegrass dinner and concert and exhibit this weekend at 95 Chalmers Court, Berryville.

  • Today: 7 p.m., Bluegrass & BBQ Series featuring Mile Twelve. Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at door, free for ages 12 and younger.
  • Saturday: 4 p.m., Iron, Wood and Stone exhibit opening featuring 13 local artisans. Free admission.

Information: 540-955-2004 or