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


Over 50 interactive exhibits highlighting education, art, music, sports and more will be featured at the annual KidzFest from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday on the Loudoun Street Mall and Old Town Courthouse lawn.

Featured will be bike stunts, karate, games, build your own birdhouse, free-throw shooting, football toss, splash pad, Wildlife Ambassadors teaching animal facts with live animals, Mandy the Clown, and a petting zoo at the Taylor Pavilion. The Old Town Farmer’s Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

A list of activities can be found at


The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley will host the following events at 901 Amherst St., Winchester:

• Heritage plant sale: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., today and Saturday.

• Neena Jhaveri trunk show: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday.

Information: 540-662-1473 or

Youth Outdoor Day

The Warren County chapter of the Izaak Walton League will host a Youth Outdoor Day from 1-5 p.m. Sunday at Izaak Walton Park, 3364 Gooney Manor Loop, Browntown.

The event is for ages 3 to 15. Activities include archery, nature walks, shooting (10 years and up), fly tying and casting, exploring bugs and birds, fishing (3-5 p.m.), face painting and crafts.

Held rain or shine. Attendance is free. Information:

Wellness Series

Strasburg will host its third free Wellness Series program on Sunday at the Strasburg Square. The program this week will be on senior fitness at 10 a.m. and Alzheimer’s education at 11 a.m.

The series is sponsored by the Town of Strasburg, Valley Health, Blue Ridge Hospice, Anytime Fitness, and Fitness Evolution. Information: 540-465-9197 or visit

Cemetery tour

Find out who’s buried in Mt. Hebron Cemetery through a walking tour at 1 p.m. Saturday at 305 E. Boscawen St., Winchester. Admission is $5. Information:


Local historian Jeff Chamberlin will give a presentation on the history of Mill Town (Malloy Ford) and its significance to the Civil War at 1 p.m. Saturday at Kernstown Battlefield, 610 Battle Park Drive, Winchester. Information:

Fort Loudoun

The Fort Loudoun Day living history event will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at 419 N. Loudoun St., Winchester.

Learn about the French and Indian War from living history interpreters. Tours of the fort site will be offered throughout the day. Admission is free. Information: 703-574-6110.

‘Snow White’

The Schultz Theatre will present “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” at 7 p.m. today and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday at the J. Frank Hillyard Auditorium, 226 Hawks Hill Drive, Broadway.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $13 for students and seniors 65 and older. Information: 540-896-9600 or


The annual National Skirmish at Fort Shenandoah will be held today through Sunday at 480 Chalybeate Spring Road, Winchester.

Each unit participating represents a Civil War regiment or unit and wears the uniform worn 150 years ago. Featured will be live-fire matches with original or authentic reproduction Civil War-period weapons, mortars and cannons. Spectators welcome. Free admission. Information: 248-258-9007 or

Glass show

The Valley Glasshoppers of Winchester will host a spring glass show and sale from 5-9 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Family Life Center of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Winchester.

Featured will be 100 tables of Depression-era glass, china and pottery as well as a club display of Depression-era candy dishes. A donation of $5 requested at the door. Information: 540-622-4921 or 540-398-7735.

‘The Odd Couple’

The Winchester Little Theatre will present Neil Simon’s “The Odd Couple” (female version) at 8 p.m. today and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday.

Future performances will be held Thursday and May 25. Information, tickets: 540-662-3331 or

Sky Meadows

Sky Meadows State Park in Delaplane will hold the following activities:

• National Kids to Parks Day: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday with a scavenger hunt, interactive discovery stations, hiking, hands-on activities.

• Meet the Beekeepers: 1-3 p.m., Sunday with local apiarists Doug and Ramona Morris.

Both events are free, however, parking is $5. Information: 540-592-3556 or