Recreation Events

The following are some of the area recreational events that are being held:

3K walk

NAMI, a support group for family, friends and caregivers of adults with various types of mental illness, will hold a 3K Walk for Mental Illness Sunday at the Frederick County Fairgrounds in Clear Brook.

Registration starts at 9:30 a.m. and the walk starts at 10:30 a.m. Registration is $5. Vendor tables are available for $15.

Information: 540-533-1832, email naminsv@live.com or visit www.naminsv.org.

Color Run

The Page Youth Football League will hold a Color Run from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Page County High School, 184 Panther Drive, Shenandoah. Information: www.facebook.com/events/1961615850787236.


Response will host a candlelight walk to recognize October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month at 7 p.m. Monday beginning at the Woodstock Town Gazebo. Candles will be distributed to carry while walking through town.

Full moon walk

The State Arboretum at Blandy Farm in Boyce will hold a full moon walk from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 6. Those attending should wear comfortable shoes and bring a flashlight.

Registration is $12 or $10 for FOSA members and University of Virginia alumni. Registration is required by calling 540-837-1758 or visit www.blandy.virginia.edu.


The Apple Butter Day 10K run/walk will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 7 through and around Mackintosh Fruit Farm, 1608 Russell Road, Berryville.

Registration is $30. A party with food, music, awards and giveaways will follow. Information: www.rootsandrocksadventures.com.


The annual Out of the Darkness Walk for suicide awareness will be held at 10 a.m. Oct. 14 at Sherando High School and Sherando Park in Stephens City. The goal is to raise $30,000. Information: Winter Brooks at 540-664-8750.