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Weekend Events

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend: Paw Patrol A meet and greet with Chase and Marshall from Paw Patrol will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the North Warren Volunteer Fire Department Celebration Hall, 89 Rockland Road, Front ...

Historian to lecture in Middletown Saturday

Historian Deborah Lee will present a lecture on religion and anti-slavery movements in Middletown on Saturday. To mark the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade, the Shenandoah Valley Chapter of Coming to the Table will host a lecture at ...

Weekend Events

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend: Battlefield As part of the 155th anniversary of the First Battle of Kernstown, Gary L. Ecelbarger, author of “We Are In For It! The First Battle of Kernstown,” will give a guided tour of the Kernstown Battlefield ...

Styx performance at fair canceled

The Shenandoah County Fair performance by rock band Styx has been canceled. The band was scheduled to perform on Sept. 1 during the 100th anniversary of the Shenandoah County Fair, but had to cancel the show. A news release from the Shenandoah County Fair Association stated that  the ...

Belle Grove opens for 2017 on Saturday

Belle Grove Plantation will celebrate its 2017 season opening day on Saturday with discounted admission for guided tours. The plantation opens at 10 a.m. Saturday and admission that day will be $5 for visitors 12 years old and older. All Belle Grove members will be allowed on tours for free. ...

Weekend Events

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend: Film Arts Council of the Valley will show “Fly Fishing Film Tour 2017” from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Court Square Theater in Harrisonburg. Tickets are $12 or $15 online. Proceeds benefit the Massanutten chapter of ...

Kernstown Battlefield announces 2017 events

The Kernstown Battlefield Association has announced upcoming 2017 events, many of which are free to attend. Board association member Sue Golden said they have been hosting many of the events for years and they are all extremely popular, with an average 60 people at the site each ...

Delve into your Irish roots at St. Paddy’s Celtic Festival

Find your Irish and Scottish roots at the second annual St. Paddy’s Celtic Festival in Old Town Winchester on Saturday. The event promises to be filled with music, food and games for the whole family. The free festival will take place inside Old Town businesses along the Loudoun Street ...

Shenandoah County Fair lineup includes parade

The 100th anniversary of the Shenandoah County Fair will include a packed concert lineup, motorsports and a parade. The concert lineup for the fair includes Martina McBride on Aug. 30, a double header on Aug. 31 that features William Michael Morgan and High Valley and the rock group Styx on ...

Master Gardeners hold series of talks throughout 2017

Northern Shenandoah Valley regional libraries will host a series of educational gardening talks throughout 2017. Sari Carp, chair of the education committee for the Northern Shenandoah Valley Master Gardeners Association, said this will be the first year the talks will be held and that she ...

Weekend Events: March 10

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend: School play The Maroon Masque's, Warren County High School's Theater Department, will present four performances of William Shakespeare's “Twelfth Night” this weekend. Performances will be at 6:30 p.m. today and ...

University celebrates Women’s History Month

Shenandoah University marks Women’s History Month in March with its second annual Women’s History Month Film Series and a staged reading of “Onward Victoria.” Emily Burner, director of communications for Shenandoah University, said the university showed four films last year in honor ...

Alamo to honor Bill Paxton with two movie showings

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Winchester will offer two memorial screenings this weekend to celebrate the films of Bill Paxton. Andy Gyurisin, founder of the Winchester Film Club, said he expects great crowds for both films. "Weird Science" will be shown at 11:10 a.m. Saturday and "Twister" ...

Country, folk, bluegrass artists to hit stage this summer

Shenandoah Valley Music Festival announced its first performers to take the stage at the festival this summer, including big names in country, folk and bluegrass. Singer-songwriter Emmylou Harris will perform on Sept. 2. The 13-time Grammy Award winner is well-known for he r country, folk ...

Styx to perform at Shenandoah County Fair

The Shenandoah County Fair will host classic rock headliner Styx this summer during the annual fair. The 100th anniversary of the Shenandoah County Fair will be held Aug. 25 through Sept. 2 in Woodstock and will feature Styx at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 1. Tom Eshelman, general manager of the ...

Weekend Events

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend: Conservatory Shenandoah Conservatory will host the following concerts and dance performance on Saturday: • The Symphony Orchestra and winners of the Student Soloists competition will perform at 8 p.m. in Armstrong ...

Award-winning playwright to visit Winchester theater

WINCHESTER – Award-winning playwright Michael Walker will visit the Winchester Little Theatre for its opening show of “Absolutely Dead” on March 10, creating nervous excitement among cast members. Walker is a playwright and screenwriter from the Boston area. He was an actor and ...

Bright Box Theater to host Keller Williams

Keller Williams, best known for his exciting and unpredictable performance, will make an appearance at Winchester’s Bright Box Theater today as he tours in support of his new release, Sync. Bill Rogers, with promotions and bookings for Bright Box Theater, said this will be the first time ...

Weekend Events

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend: PAWcasso The Humane Society of Warren County will sell PAWcasso art, featuring one-of-a-kind artwork created by shelter pets, from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the Blue Ridge Arts Council Gallery, 305 E. Main St., Front ...