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

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

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

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

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

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

Area wineries and vineyards in the Northern Shenandoah Valley are gearing up for holiday events and tastings.

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

With the holiday season underway, area towns are gearing up for their annual Christmas parades and events.

EDINBURG – Six homes and a church will be on display during the Shenandoah County Holiday Homes Tour in Mount Jackson on Dec. 13-14.

The Middletown Heritage Society will give locals a chance to learn about their town’s history and spread some holiday cheer during the “Merrimint in Middletown” event from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday.

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.