Events for Page County, Virginia and surrounding areas
SATURDAY, MAY 27
All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast Buffet
Luray. Event to benefit Every Child Early Learning Center. Adults (16+) $10; Children and teens (6-15), $6. Ages 5 and under eat free! Luray Fire Hall. Breakfast items you can expect to see: biscuits and gravy, homemade cinnamon rolls, egg baskets (egg cooked In croissant bowl), overnight French toast, meat, fruit, yogurt parfait bar and more! Tickets are $2 off if purchased by May 17th. For more information or to purchase tickets, call/text Jenna Smith at 703-732-7190 and follow Every Child Early Learning Center, Inc. on Facebook.
Craft Show and Yard Sale
Shenandoah. 2023 Memorial Festival Vendor/Craft Show/Yard Sale & Food Vendors. All are welcome! $10.00 per 10x20 space and $35.00 for food vendors. Held at the Shenandoah Machine Shop parking lot at 323 Pulaski Avenue, Shenandoah, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Contact Brenda (540) 742-4081 or email@example.com or Bobbi Jo (540) 810-6113 for more information.
2023 Memorial Festival Memorial Walk
Shenandoah. The Memorial Walk will be held at 10:00 a.m. at the Shenandoah VFW, Post 8613 Avis O. Comer (1103 Varina Avenue, Shenandoah, VA 22849). Come and take a solemn walk to remember the 25 soldiers who have been honored at the Town’s past Memorial Festivals. For more information, contact the town office at 540-652-8164 or follow them on Facebook.
Annual Car and Truck Show
Shenandoah. 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Music by Mark & Isaac Stroup. Food provided by Shenandoah Lions Club. Event to be held at KVK Precision Specialties, 425 Quincy Avenue. Admission $10.00 for those entering vehicle in car & truck show. Top 20 Awarded. Plus best Engine, Best Paint, Best in Show & Patriot Award. Cash Awards & Door Prizes. Contact Andy Comer with any questions at (540) 652-6249.
Grampy's Village Zoo will be bringing his animals to the Shenandoah Landing & River Park on May 27th from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. as part of the Town of Shenandoah's 26th Annual Memorial Festival. Be sure to come and check out all the cute animals. For more information, call the town office at 540-652-8164 or follow @grampysvillagezoo on Facebook.
Shenandoah. 4 p.m. Parade route: Maryland Avenue, turn right onto First Street, right onto Virginia Avenue, back to Route 340. For more information, contact the town office at 540-652-8164 or follow them on Facebook.
Low Country Boil
Luray, Lake Arrowhead, 3 - 7 p.m. Beach day low country boil. Dish includes shrimp, kielbasa, corn, potatoes, and corn muffins with butter, slab of watermelon, and drinks. $14 full serving, $7 half serving. All proceeds benefit Page One of Page County. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Click HERE to purchase tickets. For more info about Page One, call 540-743-4863 or follow them on Facebook @pageoneofpagecounty.
Movie Night in the Park
New Market. 8:30 p.m. Watching a movie under the stars with friends and family is a lot of fun! And guess what?! IT IS FREE! The town of New Market will be showing Disney-Pixar's Luca. All movie nights are hosted in the New Market Community Park. The town encourages everyone to bring chairs/blankets/snacks for viewing comfort. NO SMOKING around movie attendees. In the event of inclement weather, the town will postpone the showing to a later date. For more information, call the town office at (540) 740-3432 or follow them on Facebook @NewMarketVA.
MONDAY, MAY 29
Shenandoah. Save the date! The Page County Cross Country team will once again be honoring SGT Jacob Shifflett’s memory with 22 laps (or however many you want to do!) on Memorial Day, May 29th at 8 am on the PCHS track at Buddy Comer Stadium. For more information, contact the town office at 540-652-8164 or follow them on Facebook.
TUESDAY, MAY 30
Addiction and Recovery Forum
Luray, VFW Post 621, 6:30 – 8 p.m. Everyone welcome. Taylor Alger will moderate a panel of local community experts in discussing addiction and recovery in Page County and will answer your questions about this issue hat affects everyone our in the community.
SNEAK PEAK of JUNE EVENTS
Baseball Opening Day
Front Royal, June 3, Bing Crosby Stadium. Front Royal Cardinals vs New Market Rebels. ADMISSION PRICING: $5- Regular Admission; $3- For Military (Active or Retired), Kids (7 to 12), Seniors (age 60 & up); Kids 6 & under FREE. For more information, follow @frcardinals on Facebook or visit frontroyalcardinals.org.
Farmers Market Kick-off
The Daughter of the Stars Farmer's Market opening will be on Saturday, June 3rd at Big Gem Park's picnic shelter from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Additional dates are July 1, August 5, September 7, October 7 and November 4. If you would like to be a vendor, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Clogging Dance Performances
The Shenandoah Valley Cloggers will be performing at Skyland Resort in Shenandoah National Park, on a new night. Performances are planned from 7:30-8:30 p.m. on Thursdays as follows: June 8 and 29. FREE and open to the public, the shows feature a variety of music, from bluegrass, country, to pop, 1970s favorites and more. For a complete schedule, follow The Shenandoah Valley Cloggers on Facebook or visit the Go Shenandoah Events Calendar HERE.
Little Women Performance
Ready to fall in love all over again or for the first time with the classic Little Women? Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy are four sisters with big dreams, conquering the trials and tribulations of life when their fathers goes off to war. Join Trackside Theater for one of six performances in June (9, 10, 11, 16, 17. 18). For more information, follow @TracksideTheater on Facebook or call (540) 743-1099.
Fried Chicken Dinner
June 16, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Stanley Fire Hall. Chad Cubbage for Sheriff fundraiser. Fried chicken, mashed potatoes, mac & cheese, green beans,rolls, dessert, tea and coffee. Eat in or dine out. Pre-sale only, $20 per ticket (kids 5-12, $15; 4 and under eat free). For tickets, call Chad at 540-244-9565 or Stevie at 540-624-8628.
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