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


The Walnut Ridge Boys will perform today at the Conicville Volunteer Fire Department’s carnival.

Rouss Center

Rouss Center for the Arts will present Agatha Christie’s play “Verdict” from 7-9 p.m. today and 3-5 p.m. Sunday at 9357 N. Congress St., New Market.

Future performances will be held on July 19-21. Information: 540-705-0313, email or visit

Truck/tractor pull

The Woodstock Young Farmers will host its annual truck and tractor pull at 5:30 p.m. today at the Shenandoah County Fairgrounds in Woodstock. Admission is $12 or free for ages 10 and under. Track seating available, bring lawn chairs. Information: 540-335-0174 or 703-926-4288.


The Town of New Market will host a Jammin’ Foods Fest from noon to 6 p.m. today at the town park. Entertainment by Who Shot John from noon to 2 p.m. and Standing Room Only from 3:30 to 6 p.m.

Food trucks, vendors, pottery demonstration and Golfzilla for kids. Admission is free. Parking at the fire department. Bring chairs/blankets.

Film series

The Shenandoah Film Collaborative will host the following films today in Strasburg:

• “Rendezvous in Chicago” will be shown from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Box Office Brewery.

• “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” from 8:45-10:45 p.m. at Strasburg Square.


‘Young Frankenstein’

Shenandoah Conservatory will present “Young Feankenstein” at 2:30 p.m. today and Sunday at Ohrstrom-Bryant Theatre, 1460 University Drive, Winchester.

Future performances will be held July 17-21. Tickets range from $20 to $38. Information: Information, tickets: 540-665-4569,

Theatre Shenandoah

Theatre Shenandoah will present “Next to Normal” at 7:30 p.m. today and 2:30 p.m. Sunday at 107 Center St., Edinburg.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for seniors and students. Future performances will be held July 19-21 and 26-28. Tickets are available at the Edinburg Mill or Information:


The Rinard Family will perform as part of the Town of Mount Jackson’s Second Sundays Music event at 5 p.m. Sunday at the town park.


The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley will host an opening reception and exhibit of landscapes by Sally Veach from 6-8 p.m. today at 901 Amherst St., Winchester.

Tickets: $20, includes light refreshments and cash bar; free for MSV members. Registration required. Information: 540-662-1473 or

Belle Grove

Belle Grove Plantation, south of Middletown, will host a Bluegrass in the Bar dinner series event from 7-9 p.m today at the Beverley B. Shoemaker welcome Center.

Dress is casual. Music by Five of a Kind. Tickets are $30. Information: 540-869-2028 or

‘Honk Jr.’

The Winchester Little Theatre for Kids will present “Honk Jr.” at 2:30 and 7 p.m. today and Sunday at 315 W. Boscawen St., Winchester.

Future performances will be held July 16-20. Tickets are $9.99. Information: 540-662-3331 or Valerie O’Keefe at 540-336-2357 or

‘African Queen’

The Magic Lantern Theater will continue the summer outdoor film classics in downtown Winchester with the screening of “The African Queen,” starring Humphrey Bogart and Katherine Hepburn, at 8:30 p.m. today at the Taylor Pavilion.

Those attending need to bring their own chairs or blankets for seating. In case of rain, the showing will move to Grace Lutheran Church on Boscawen Street. Information: 540-678-0963 or

1864 in a Box

A ranger from the Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Park Service will present 1864 In A Box at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Kernstown Battlefield in Winchester. The 30-minute interactive program will give an overview of the 1864 Civil War campaign. Information: 202-302-9129 or visit,