Weekend Events: Jan. 13

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

Alamo Drafthouse

The Alamo Drafthouse, 181 Kernstown Commons Boulevard in Winchester along with the Shenandoah Valley Equine Rescue Network are presenting “Back to the Future Part III” at 11 a.m. Saturday. Tickets are $10 with proceeds benefitting SVERN.



The Barns of Rose Hill, 95 Chalmers Court in Berryville, will present the film “Loving” at 4 p.m. Sunday. This film screening is in partnership with The Josephine School Community Museum and The Handley Regional Library. The story is of Richard and Mildred Loving, a couple whose arrest for interracial marriage in 1960s Virginia began a legal battle that would end with the Supreme Court’s historic 1967 decision.

Admission is free. Information: www.barnsofrosehill.org


Bright Box

Bright Box, 15 N. Loudoun St.,  Winchester, will present its DIVAS Drag Show at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. Saturday. “Bright Box Divas” is a 90-minute revue of the world’s top legends.

General admission is $20 or $30 for VIP. This event is 18+ only. Doors open a half hour early before each show.

Bright Box will also present “Back to the 90’s: Grunge Unplugged Featuring Lithium” at 8 p.m. Saturday. This Nirvana tribute will showcase the band’s “MTV Unplugged in New York” multi-platinum album.

General admission is $8 or $12 at the door. Doors open at 7 p.m.



Fox Meadow Winery, 3310 Freeland Road, Linden, will hold a an early tasting of its “wines in progress” straight from the barrel on Saturday and Sunday. Tasting begins at 11 a.m.

Reservations recommended. $20 a person. Information: 540-636-6777.


Live music

Las Vegas tribute artist of the year Peter Pavone will perform at 2 p.m. Saturday at James Charles Winery & Vineyard, 4063 Middle Road, Winchester.  Jason Teach will perform at 2 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free.

Fishing class

Murray’s Fly Shop, 121 S. Main St. in Edinburg, will present its “Fine Points of Nymph Fishing for Trout” class at 10 a.m. Saturday. Learn techniques, water reading and other fishing skills during this two-hour workshop with Harry Murray.

Admission is $20. Information: 540-984-4212.


MLK event

Performing Arts Luray, 1 E. Main St., will present a selection of readiGongs of poetry, fiction, essays and performance pieces in honor of Martin Luther King Day at 7 p.m. Saturday. The event is free.

‘Good People’

Winchester Little Theater’s production of “Good People” opens at 8 p.m. Friday

“Good People” tells the tale of Margie, a tough middle-aged “southie” from the wrong part of Boston who loses her job and is a single bingo game away from homelessness. In reaching out to an old flame from her youth, now a successful doctor, Margie hopes to finally change her life for the better.  The cast includes Jacquie Wheeler as Dottie, Betsy Arnett as Jean, and Bill Taylor as Mike.

Other times are at 8 p.m. Saturday, Thursday, Jan. 19 and Jan. 20,  and at 2 p.m. Sunday and Jan. 20 and 21. General admission is $19.75. Senior admission is $17.75. Student admission is $15.50 Buy tickets online at https://tinyurl.com/y9tlvmrs or call the Box Office at 540-662-3331

The theater is located at 315 W. Boscawen St., Winchester.


Old Town Winchester with participating restaurants on the Downtown Walking Mall will hold its annual “Winchester on the Rocks” event where guest vote for their favorite signature cocktails. Restaurants will feature traditional cocktails as well as experimental libations. Awards will be presented for both People’s Choice and Judges’ Choice cocktails. Winners will be announced by Feb. 1.

Participating restaurants include 50/50 Taphouse, Cork Street Tavern, Roma Old Town and Village Square Restaurant.