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With the release of Disney’s “Frozen 2” in November, a local teen drama group will get the jump on the festivities with a local production of “Frozen Jr.” starting tonight.

Belle Grove Plantation will host Inalienable Rights: Free and Enslaved Black Crafting a Life in the Shenandoah Valley from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.

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WINCHESTER – Author Greyson Masters has released his latest book, “The Worthless Penny,” and he decided to do something a little different with this release.

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The ghosts of the Battle of New Market will return in time for Halloween during the Spirits of New Market tour on Saturday.

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MIDDLETOWN – Lord Fairfax Community College graduate Kristin Fiorvanti returned to her alma mater with her own art exhibit.

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The Signal Knob Recreation Center will be turned into Hogwarts during the third annual Festival That Must Not Be Named this weekend in Strasburg.

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The ninth Shenandoah Autumnfest will be held from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the Shenandoah County Fairgrounds in Woodstock.

The harness racing season at Shenandoah Downs is in full swing and a new event — the Wiener Dog Derby — will be introduced on Saturday.

Residents of the Shenandoah Valley will have an opportunity to sip and snack their way through Strasburg and see the town’s murals during the annual Sip and Snack Mural Tour on Saturday.

Samuels Public Library in Front Royal will celebrate all things pop culture during its annual Samicon from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

Residents of Shenandoah Valley can show off their plants and produce at the annual Fall Plant and Produce Swap on Saturday in Woodstock.

WOODSTOCK – A Staten Island, New York, man won Thursday’s Watermelon-Eating Contest at the Shenandoah County Fair, but win or lose, most contestants said they were just glad to enjoy some watermelon.

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The Front Royal Oratorio Society has undergone some changes in 2019, including getting a new conductor and a new name — the Valley Chorale of Front Royal.

WOODSTOCK – Wednesday was Seniors Day at the Shenandoah County Fair and some attendees were reflecting on fairs from past years.