The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
The Pan Masters will perform Caribbean steel drums at the Bluemont Concert Series at 7:30 p.m. today at the old Frederick County Courthouse, 20 N. Loudoun St., Winchester.
Admission is $5 per person, $4 for members of Bluemont Friends and seniors and $2 for children under 12. Information: 540-338-4640. In case of bad weather the concert will be moved to the First Presbyterian Church, 116 S. Loudoun St.
History at sunset
Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park in Middletown will host History at Sunset at 6:30 p.m. today.
Vermont historian Howard Coffin will kick-off the park’s “Vermont at Cedar Creek Weekend” with an overview of the Green Mountain State’s response to and role in the Civil War. Ranger Jeff Driscoll will offer a guided walk that explains the desperate stand of Col. Stephen Thomas’ Brigade during the early morning hours of the Battle of Cedar Creek.
Visitors will meet at the 8th Vermont Monument (parking available at the Claytor Farm parking area). Each program is free and lasts between 90 minutes and two hours. Information: 540-869-3051 or www.nps.gov/cebe.
Family film day
The Clarke County Library will show the movie “James and the Giant Peach” as part of its free summer family film days at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Barns of Rose Hill in Berryville.
Belle Grove Plantation in Middletown will hold an outdoor summer concert at 7 p.m. Saturday featuring Dancing under the Stars with the Yesterday Swing Orchestra performing music by Glen Miller, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, and other favorites of the Big Band era.
Tickets are $75 per couple, which includes desserts, wine and champagne. Information: 540-869-2028 or www.bellegrove.org.
The Skyline Street Rods will hold a car show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Edinburg Park. Information: 459-2181.
The 2016 Einherjar Rally, a charity event to benefit veterans, will be held starting at 10 a.m. Saturday at Grove’s Harley Davidson in Winchester. There will be live entertainment, food, children’s activities and photo opportunities with celebrities. Free admission. Information: 703-943-0839, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sky Meadows State Park in Delaplane will offer an opportunity to camp out in the historic Mount Bleak backyard Saturday and Sunday as part of the Great American Campout.
Activities will include camping classes on tracking wildlife, tracking history and information on what to do if you get lost in the woods, a campfire, a sing-a-long and S’mores. Park rangers will be on hand to help set campsites and tents.
Space is limited and advance registration is required. Cost is $20 per campsite, each of which accommodates up to six people. Information, reservations: 540-592-3556, www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/sky-meadows or www.tinyurl.com/oogz7vu.
The Schultz Theatre will present “Elvis Has Left the Building” at 7 p.m. today and 3 p.m. Sunday at 9357 N. Congress St., New Market. Tickets, which will be sold at the door, are $13 for adults or $11 for students and seniors. Information: 740-9119 or www.schultztheatre.com.
Bright Box Theater
Several groups will be performing this weekend at Bright Box Theater, 15 N. Loudoun St., Winchester.
• Today: 8 p.m., comedians Kelly Terranova and Mike Easmeil. Tickets: $15.
• Today: 9 p.m., Mink’s Miracle Medicine and John R. Miller & the Engine Lights perform. Tickets: $8.
• Saturday: 7 and 9:30 p.m., comedians Kelly Terranova and Mike Easmeil. Tickets: $15.
• Saturday: 8 p.m., Souled Out performs. Tickets: $10.
Information: 540-665-2878, www.brightboxwinchester.com.
The National Piping Centre of Glasgow, Scotland, will perform Highland piping and dancing today followed by a competition recital on Saturday at Armstrong Concert Hall, Winchester. Information: 540-247-4109 or www.cowpad.org.
The 20th anniversary of the world tour of Riverdance will be held at 8 p.m. today, Saturday and Sunday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Wolf Trap in Vienna. Tickets range from $20 to $150. Information: 703-255-1900.
Over 150 quilts will be featured at the Threads That Bind Us biennial quilt show Saturday and Sunday at Turner Ashby High School, 800 N. Main St., Bridgewater.
Show hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. There will also be a silent auction, special exhibits, demos, quilt raffle and food. Admission is $5. A portion of the proceeds from the quilt raffle will benefit the Virginia Quilt Museum. Information: www.svqg.org.
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