BASYE -- It's so deceptively smooth, it comes with its own two-drink maximum.
This weekend, enjoy a monster truck show at the Warren County Fair and monster yard sales in Frederick and Shenandoah counties, watch the Little League World Series in Winchester or join a boat race at Riverfest in Warren County. Scattered with handfuls of musical and family-oriented events this weekend, the valley will offer a fun time for all ages.
FRONT ROYAL -- It tastes like licorice, looks like grapefruit juice and refreshes like lemonade.
Woodstock author Chastity Harris gave in to the voices 3 1/2 years ago when they became too loud to ignore.
• First Friday -- Special gallery events, musicians playing in restaurants and cafes, and many shops open later. Information: 667-5166.
This Sunday, the Shenandoah County Tourism office will present Gardens, Galleries and Grapes, an all-day countywide event that will stretch from Strasburg south to New Market.
A look at fall foliage on Skyline Drive. Photos by Rich Cooley
The spirits of Wayside Inn were active on Saturday, to the delight of paranormal investigators who met there to learn more about the inn's hauntings as well as a chance to work with Dustin Pari of SyFy's "Ghost Hunters" and "Ghost Hunters International."