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


Fork Fondo Shenandoah, an organized bicycle ride where riders choose the distance best for them with stops for chef-prepared bites at farms along the way, will be held Sept. 14-15 at Belle Grove Plantation, south of Middletown. Information: or


The Town of New Market will host its annual Fairway 5K Walk/Run at 8 a.m. Oct. 19 at the town park. The event will help raise funds for new exercise equipment at the park. Registration is $25 until Oct. 4 and $30 after. Information, registration: 9418 John Sevier Road, New Market, or register online at