This Weekend

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

Annual Potter Festival

The Annual Potter Festival in Strasburg will present its Hogwarts Holiday Fest at Hangouts Grill, 35 Brandy Court in Strasburg on Sunday at 7 p.m. Muggles, witches and wizards alike are invited to this Harry Potter-inspired dinner.

Admission is $36. Purchase tickets only at Hangouts Grill in Strasburg.

Barns of Rose Hill

The Barns of Rose Hill will present “Furnace Mountain with Julie Miles and Tia Maggio” at 8 p.m. today.  Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. 12 and under, free.

Blandy Experimental Farm

Explore the sky at Blandy Experimental Farm, 400 Blandy Farm Lane in Boyce,  from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday. Explore the night sky in a “Pop-Up Planetarium.” Learn about planetary motion and hear stories about constellations, starts and planets.

Reservations required. FOSA Members/UVA alumni $10; non members $12; Members/UVA alumni families $20, non member families $25.

Bright Box

Bright Box Theater, 15 N. Loudoun St. in Winchester, will present “Eat Yer Meat: Pink Floyd Tribute” at 8 p.m. today. Features members of the D.C./Baltimore, Maryland,  acts ELM, Moogatu, Psycho Killers, Second Self, Staycation, and B Side Shuffle.  Tickets: $10 in advance, $12 at the door. Doors, bar and kitchen open at 7 p.m. Show starts at 8 p.m. Buy tickets online: https://tinyurl.com/yal3cyss.


The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley, 901 Amherst St. in Winchester, is offering an adult workshop on basketry bracelets at 1 p.m. Saturday.  Learn weaving techniques with master weaver and basket designer Anne Bowers. Participants will create two braceletes.  Tickets are $30 for MSV members and $40 for others. Tickets include gallery admission and light refreshments. Register online at www.themsv.org or call 540-662-1473 ext. 240.

Winchester Bridal Expo

Winchester Bridal Expo and Amy VanMeter Events will present  the Winchester Bridal Expo at Lake Frederick, 180 Bald Eagle Drive, in Front Royal, at 1 p.m. Sunday.

Admission: $8 in advance or $10 at the door. One registration per couple. Friends, family are free.