Gardens at Night: Alter Eagles

Take it to the limit with tribute band Alter Eagles. Listen to Eagles classics from Their Greatest Hits album like Take It Easy, Desperado, and One of these Nights, as well as songs from the newer albums and solo careers such as Heartache Tonight and Hotel California.

Enjoy family lawn games from 6–8 p.m. Food, beer, and wine will be available for purchase. Bring a chair. Seating begins at 5:30 p.m. Gardens, galleries, and food/drink stations open at 6 p.m. The music goes from 7 to 9 p.m. No outside food/drink. Rain/shine.

Free to MSV Members, ages 12 & under, and—thanks to sponsor Navy Federal Credit Union—it’s free to all active duty, National Guard, and Reserve military personnel and their families (id required); all others: $10. Additional costs apply for food, beer, and wine purchases; no outside food/drink, please. Sponsored by Navy Federal Credit Union and Shenandoah Country Q102

Gardens at Night: The Return

Twist and shout with Beatles tribute band The Return, with tight harmonies, flawless renditions of hits from the ’60s, and the magic and charm of the legendary Fab Four. The Return will take you back in time delivering a performance that is the next best thing to the Beatles! Dance under the stars, play family lawn games (6–8 p.m.), and explore the gardens and galleries. Food, beer, and wine will be available for purchase. Seating begins at 5:30 p.m., food/drink stations and galleries & gardens open at 6 p.m., and the music goes from 7–9 p.m. Bring a chair! No outside food/drink permitted. Cash sales preferred. Rain/shine (dress for the weather).

Free to MSV Members, ages 12 & under, and—thanks to sponsor Navy Federal Credit Union—it’s free to all active duty, National Guard, and Reserve military personnel and their families (id required); all others: $10. Additional costs apply for food, beer, and wine purchases; no outside food/drink, please. Sponsored by Navy Federal Credit Union and Shenandoah Country Q102.

Garden Fest

Northern Shenandoah Valley Master Gardener Assocation’s annual Garden Fest at Belle Grove will be Saturday, June 1, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. with free admission and free parking.

It will include:

MASTER GARDENER Plant Sale
Hands-On Workshops,
Garden and Specialty Vendors,
Children’s Activities,
Second Hand Rose Rummage Sale,
Birdhouse Contest
Garden Tool Sharpening,
Touring of the Historic Belle Grove Manor House 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. ($5 for those 12 and older, 11 and younger free of charge)
Raffles, Food, And More . . .

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April Morning Garden Walk

See what’s in bloom with this behind-the-scenes look at the latest MSV garden developments with MSV Deputy Director of Operations and Director of Gardens Mathewes before the grounds open to the public.

Free. Registration required by April 2. Register online or call 540-662-1473, ext. 240. Meet at the garden entrance. Walk-ins welcome as space permits. Includes moderate walking; wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. Program cancelled during inclement weather. Check the MSV website or Facebook page for information about cancellations.

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