Bakery Festival

Grab a plate and help us celebrate the Bakery Festival!

Enjoy a free sampling of delicious baked goods. The market will be taking orders for Thanksgiving and Christmas.

www.markermillerorchards.com

 

 

Apple Harvest Festival

Saturday, Oct. 12 (9am-5pm) & Sunday, Oct. 13(10am-5pm)
Everything apples!

20 varieties of apples to choose from, with pick your own available. Apple cobbler and apple cider slushees can be enjoyed while sitting on the front porch or listening to the music each day from 1-3 P.M.

For the kids we have the cow train, a playground and room to run. A variety of food will be available at the food building. Wagon rides around the farm scheduled throughout the day.

Shenandoah Valley Apple Harvest Festival

The 2019 Shenandoah Valley Apple Harvest Festival will be held at the Frederick County Fairgrounds and continues to grow with attendance over 7,500 people! The festival has always been family (and pet) friendly!

WHAT’S NEW THIS YEAR: BUBBLEBALL by Wonderfly Games… and a human HAMSTER BALL. Come out (Sunday only, noon-5pm ) and try the hilarious new activity that is fun for all ages!

Craftsmen and Vendors:Local and Regional Artisans and Vendors throughout the grounds and two (2) buildings.

CANINE OBSTACLE COURSE: Since we are pet friendly, this new fun-to-watch and fun-to-participateactivity is our new fun element for our four-legged friends (Saturday only).

KIDZONE AREA with INFLATABLES: An area just for the kids with Knocker Ball, Giant Slide, Obstacle and Bounce House, face painting and other fun activities. Meet Little Joe our minature horse.

ANTIQUE CAR SHOW AND BINGO

TAP & CORK TASTING (HARD CIDERS & CRAFT BEERS) Must be 21 and over with ID required. Tasting fee extra. Live entertainment nearby makes this a can’t miss attraction!

APPLE PIE EATING CONTEST HOSTED BY WHITE HOUSE/NATIONAL FRUIT: What would an apple harvest festival be without the popular apple pie eating contest? Center stage, Sunday at 3pm!

APPLE PIE BAKING CONTEST/FREE APPLE: Watch while the judges sample the variety of homemade pies in the apple theme booth. The Apple Theme Arena is where you can get a free apple and apple cider. Meet representatives of the Virginia Old Time Apple Growers Association and the Alson Smith VA Tech Research Lab, ask questions and see the over 60 varieties of apples on display.

APPLE BUTTER MAKING: Made fresh on-site. Almost guaranteed your purchase will still be warm!

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT: Continuous entertainment featuring Nashville star Blake Esse (currently touring with Clint Black), Robbie Limon, Bud’s Collective and Jimmy Lee…all family friendly.

FOOD CONCESSIONS: Plenty of EVERYTHING APPLE along with Apple Pie, Apple Dumplings, BBQ, Crab Cakes, Turkey Legs, Donuts, Ice Cream, Kettle Corn, Lemonade and all your festival favorites!

ADMISSION IS DISCOUNTED WITH $1.00 OFF COUPONS THROUGHOUT THE COMMUNITY: We flood the area schools, day care centers and all HANDY MART stores with $1.00 off admission coupons! Admission includes all activities except Tap & Cork and is $8 or less! Under age 6 are FREE!

It’s for a good cause! All proceeds for the event go to local non-profits. Over $1 Million Dollars has been given over the life of this event…so thank you!

Friday Fish Fry Celebration

The Fish Crew is proud and eager to bring the now World Famous Concern Hotline Friday Fish Fry to your plate! Fresh Hand Battered Fried Fish, Red Beans and Rice w/ Andouille, Creamy Cole Slaw, Cornbread, Fresh Baked Cookie, Sodas, and Water!

Pizza is available for you land lubbers.

Adult beverages will be offered for purchase.

Come for the Fish! the Fun! The Friendship! And the great entertainment! Most importantly, come help Concern Hotline celebrate 50 years of service to the Northern Shenandoah Valley as YOUR Community Compassionate Listening and Suicide Prevention Hotline.

Wanna come to the Party before the Fry? Call the Concern Office and find out how you can be a part of this great event.

Admission: $20, children under 10 are FREE.

Tickets available at:
Lykens Chiropractic, Inc.
Total Image & Workingman’s Store
Concern Hotline Business Office
John B. Hayes Tobacconist
Grove’s Harley Davidson
Harvest Moon
2 Fat Butchers

Belle Grove Wine Fest

Join us on Saturday, August 24 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. for Belle Grove’s Annual Wine Fest!

The highlight will be tastings from Virginia’s vibrant wine, cider, mead, beer, and spirits industry.

Guests with tasting tickets will receive a souvenir tasting glass and be able to sample from all participants as well as make purchases by the bottle or case; some vendors will also sell their products by the glass.

There will be live music throughout the day by Robbie Limon, who will play acoustic classic rock hits from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The Critton Hollow String Band folk trio will be on the stage from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Guests may bring chairs and pop-up tents to enjoy the music on the lawn.

There will be an array of artisan and merchandise vendors, and the event will also include 30-minute cooking demonstrations in upper level of the Beverley B. Shoemaker Welcome Center.

Food will be available for purchase from Shaffers Barbecue and Market (Middletown) serving its famous BBQ and 0 to 60 Energy Café (Winchester) serving gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches, cheese plates, wraps, smoothies, and coffee treats.

The Massanutten Antique Tractor and Gasoline Engine Club will also attend the event and will have tractors on display.

Advanced tasting tickets are on sale now for $20 at www.bellegrove.org and at the Winchester-Frederick County Visitors Center (cash and check only). At the gate on the day of the event, tasting tickets may be purchased for $25. Admission includes a souvenir stemless wine tasting glass, all tastings, access to all vendors, performances, demonstrations, and tours of the historic Manor House and landscape. General admission is $10 for visitors who do not wish to do tastings, are designated drivers, or who are under age 21.

www.bellegrove.org

Richard’s Peach Festival

Family Fun Day on the Farm!

FREE Admission! Join us on Sunday, August 18, 2019 from 11am – 4pm for our Peach Festival! We’ll have live music, farm food (our own burgers, farm to crust pizza, hotdogs, peach milkshakes & more), a tasting table, wine & craft beer, and of course, LOTS of peaches!

This is a family friendly event, so bring the kids and spend the day in the country with us! Have fun in our petting zoo, take a ride on the hay wagon, let the kids cruise around in the barrel train, or just run around til they’re exhausted. We’ll have badminton & corn hole too.

The event is rain or shine, but no worries – there’s plenty of undercover space if a sprinkle happens along.

Winchester Greek Festival

The Annual Winchester Greek Festival will take place on Saturday, August 17th and Sunday, August 18th, 2019.

Sample our legendary Greek cuisine and experience our renown Greek music and dance. Truly great fun for the entire family! A large selection of tasty Greek food is available.

The Book Store will be open offering religious items and reading material of the Orthodox faith.

Other retail vendors will also be set-up to display their various items for purchase.

Admission is free and ample free parking is available.

Greek cooking offers an incredibly rich and diverse array of foods that are the culmination of literally thousands of years of good living, cooking, and eating. While each Greek menu item offered is fresh and inviting, it is also a culinary trip to Greece. Our talented ladies of the church work for days in advance of the festival creating delicious Greek food.

Saturday: 11am-7pm
Sunday: 12noon-7pm

 

 

Marker-Miller Peach Festival

Everything peaches! Peach cobbler, peach pie, peach turnovers, peach ice cream, fresh peaches GALORE! Enjoy music from 1-3 P.M while sitting on the front porch or in the picnic pavilion. A variety of food will be available at the food building. Don’t forget to let the kids enjoy the cow train and enjoy the peaceful scenery during the wagon ride around the farm.

www.markermillerorchards.com

 

Friday Night Live

Unwind and enjoy all that Old Town Winchester has to offer at Friday Night Live (FNL). Friday Night Live is the perfect opportunity to meet up with friends, shop, dine and enjoy great live music, street performers and artisans. The Taylor Pavilion will be the main venue for performances every third Friday in June, July and August, however, the Loudoun Street Mall will be filled with music and activities for all to enjoy.

July’s lineup will feature the award-winning Mid-Atlantic regional band, The WORX. The WORX plays everything from Journey to Flo Rida during their show. They are a real crowd pleaser and regional favorite! The WORX will bring all demographics to their shows due to their wide variety of tunes.

Tickets are $5 in advance or $10 at the gate.

More information and tickets

 

Daylily Daze

Join us for our 6th Annual Daylily Daze plant sale fundraiser!

This year we are celebrating raising money for Healthy Families.

-Free admission!
-Free daylily for every $10 or more donation
-Food from Sexi-Mexi Burritos
-Petting zoo with Poverty Ridge Farm
-Bounce house

You are guaranteed to have a great day on the farm!