Weekend Events: April 28

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

Mill
About 300 artists will display their work at the Burwell-Morgan Mill’s spring art show from noon to 5 p.m. today and Sunday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday through May 14 at 15 Tannery Lane, Millwood.

Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and free for kids 12 and younger. Information: 540-837-1799 or www.burwellmorganmill.org.

 

Dog Day
Strasburg DOG (Dog Owners Group) will hold its annual Dog Day in the Park walk and carnival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Town Park.

Featured will be carnival games, crafters, paw print paintings, agility course, massage booth, face painting, K9 Unit demonstration, raffle, bake sale, Marshall from Paw Patrol and Certify Good Citizen Dog.

Each handler is allowed two dogs on the walk. The entry fee is $20 for the first dog and $5 for the second. Proof of rabies shots is required. Proceeds benefit the building of the park. Information: Christine Lucas at 540-233-0396 or Maggie Harris at 540-624-0041.

 

Kite Day
The Cedar Creek Battlefield Foundation will host a community Kite Flying Day (rescheduled from April 22) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the battlefield in Middletown.

Admission is free. Prizes will be awarded for the best homemade kite, most unique kite and other categories. A limited number of kites will also be available for purchase.

Attendees will also be able to interact with living history characters. Bring a picnic lunch or purchase food from vendors. Information: 540-869-2064 or visit www.CCBF.us.

 

Garden Week
The Garden Club of Virginia will celebrate Historic Garden Week with tours from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at The Meadows, Jessamine Hill Farm, the Lodge at Rush River Springs and Greenfield in the Town of Washington and Rappahannock County.

Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 on Saturday. Information: warrencounty@vagardenweek.org. and www.vagardenweek.org.

 

Festival
The Rocktown Beer and Music Festival will be held rain or shine Saturday at the Turner Pavilion, 228 S. Liberty St., Harrisonburg. Tickets: 540-432-8922 or www.rocktownfestival.com.

 

Bright Box
Bright Box Theater has announced what’s going on this weekend at 15 N. Loudoun St., Winchester:

• Muddy Ruckus: 8 p.m. today. Tickets: $8 in advance; $12 at door.
• Comedians Allan Goodwin and Irwin Loring: 8 p.m. today. Tickets: $15 in advance; $20 at door.
• Herrmann, Herrmann, McLaughlin & Wilborn: 8 p.m., Saturday. Tickets: $8 in advance; $12 at door.

Information: 540-665-2878, www.brightboxwinchester.com.

Opera
Shenandoah Conservatory’s Vocal/Choral Division will present Mozart’s operatic fairy tale “The Magic Flute” at 7 p.m. today and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Ohrstrom-Bryant Theatre in Winchester.

Tickets are $20. Information, tickets: 540-665-4569 or boxoffice@su.edu.

 

Selah Theatre
Selah Theatre has announced the following productions will be held this weekend at 30 E. 8th St., Front Royal:

• Today and Saturday: 7 p.m., “The Boy on the Bureau” featuring Lon Blais, of New York City. Tickets: $15.
• Sunday: 3 p.m., Women of Shakespeare, a monologue collaboration arranged by Kathryn Milton, at Hideaway Café, 200 N. Braddock St., Winchester.

Admission is by donation. Information: 540-686-5185.

 

The Barns
The Barns of Rose Hill will present the following concerts this weekend at 95 Chalmers Court, Berryville:
• Today: 8 p.m., Irish duo Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill will perform. Tickets: $25 in advance and $35 at the door.
• Saturday: 8 p.m., tribute to Ella Fitzgerald. Tickets: $15 in advance and $20 at door.

Information: 540-955-2004 or www.barnsofrosehill.com.

 

‘Picnic’
Students from James Madison University’s School of Theatre and Dance will present the drama “Picnic” by William Inge at 8 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Forbes Center for Performing Arts in Harrisonburg.

Tickets: $13-$15. Information, tickets: 540-568-7000 or www.jmuforbescenter.com.

‘South Pacific’
The Schultz Theatre will present Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “South Pacific” at 7 p.m. today and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at J. Frank Hillyard Middle School, 26 Hawks Hill Drive, Broadway.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $13 for students and seniors.

Information: 540-896-9600 or or www.schultztheatre.com.

 

Arts Council
The Arts Council of the Valley will present Tennessee Williams “A Streetcar Named Desire” at 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at Court Square Theatre in Harrisonburg.

Tickets are $12 in advance and $14 at the door or $10 and $12 for seniors, students and groups of 10 or more.  Information: 540-433-9189 or www.valleyarts.org.