Events

United Bank Bloomin’ Wine Fest 2014

Friday, April 25 @ 3pm-10pm; Saturday, April 26 @ 11am-6pm

United Bank Bloomin’ Wine Fest 2014

Enjoy live entertainment, great food, spectacular Virginia wines, and wonderful company all weekend long, and join us to “Uncork the Bloom” at the United Bank Bloomin’ Wine Fest, the official kick-off of the 87th Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival. This truly unique outdoor wine festival is situated on the historic downtown mall, Winchester’s original marketplace. There...continue reading »

Happening This Weekend

Weekend of April 18-20

Happening This Weekend

Old Town Winchester Egg Hunt: Old Town Winchester’s annual Easter Egg Hunt will take place on Saturday, April 19th at 11am. Bring the whole family for a fun-filled morning of searching for colorful, vibrant eggs filled with goodies! The festivities will once again be held on Loudoun Street from Boscawen to Piccadilly Streets and on the lawn of...continue reading »

Old Town Winchester Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 19th @ 11am

Old Town Winchester Easter Egg Hunt

Old Town Winchester’s annual Easter Egg Hunt will take place on Saturday, April 19th at 11am. Bring the whole family for a fun-filled morning of searching for colorful, vibrant eggs filled with goodies! The festivities will once again be held on Loudoun Street from Boscawen to Piccadilly Streets and on the lawn of the Old Court...continue reading »

Special Program: A Spy for the Union

Wednesday, April 16th @ 7pm

Special Program: A Spy for the Union

The Friends of Handley Regional Library and Winchester Frederick County Historical Society are please to sponsor author Corey Recko for a talk about his book A Spy for the Union:  The Life and Execution of Timothy Webster. The event will take place Wednesday, April 16th at the Handley Regional Library. Timothy Webster, best known for...continue reading »

George Washington as a Legislator

Saturday, April 12 @ 1pm

George Washington as a Legislator

The Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society will be helping to celebrate the work of George Washington with a special day of events on April 12th, starting at 1pm. The event, which takes place at the George Washington Office Museum, will reveal and dedicate a new outdoor exhibit. The only piece of legislation Washington is known to...continue reading »

Happening This Weekend

Weekend of April 4-6

Happening This Weekend

Winchester Trivia Egg Hunt: On the First Friday of every month, many Old Town businesses stay open late and offer shoppers and diners specials and events. On April 4, many businesses are also participating in a Winchester Trivia Egg Hunt. A colorful decorated egg picture will be visible in participating storefronts. Written on the egg will be...continue reading »

First Friday in Old Town Winchester

Friday, April 4th

First Friday in Old Town Winchester

On the First Friday of every month, Old Town Winchester plays host to artists with special gallery events, musicians playing in restaurants and cafes, and many of our shops stay open late.  It is a great time to stroll our historic streets and a great place to meet new and favorite friends. Every month is...continue reading »

Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum Announces Grand Re-Opening

Saturday, May 10

Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum Announces Grand Re-Opening

The Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum Grand Re-Opening at 19 W. Cork Street will be held on Saturday, May 10, 2014. The Discovery Museum which has more than doubled in size with its expansion at the new Cork Street location invites the public to re-discover the hands-on, interactive Discovery Museum FREE of charge on  Saturday, May...continue reading »

Sketching Session at Handley Library

April 22 @ 11:15am-1pm

Sketching Session at Handley Library

Dr. Geraldine Kiefer’s Introduction to Drawing and Composition class will be engaging in detailed pencil sketches and photographs of Handley Library on April 22 from 11:15 am to 1 pm. The class will meet in the library lobby at 11:15. Students in Dr. Kiefer’s class have been working on gesture and contour drawing, viewfinder-based figure-drawing...continue reading »

Roma Old Town Wood-Fired Pizzeria Now Open

Open now!

Roma Old Town Wood-Fired Pizzeria Now Open

Old Town Winchester has gained another great restaurant with the Roma Old Town Wood-Fired Pizzeria. Located at 21 North Loudoun Street, the pizzeria is now open for business! Stop in to Roma for Greek/Mediterranean and Italian food with pizza, sandwiches, and more. The restaurant is open Monday through Wednesday from 11am to 10pm, Thursday through Saturday...continue reading »