All American Honor Guard Hosts the 16th Annual Military History Weekend

The All American Honor Guard hosts the 16th annual Military History Weekend at Ridgeview Park in Waynesboro, VA on June 9 and 10, 2012.  This living history event provides a unique opportunity to explore and learn about our nation’s military history.  Conflicts represented by the All American Honor Guard include: Colonial Wars / French and […]

Blue Ridge Soap Box Derby – Family Fun for Everyone!

The Blue Ridge Soap Box Derby is scheduled to be held on Saturday, May 19 in downtown Waynesboro. This event began in 1962, when it was known as the Waynesboro Soap Box Derby. In 1994, it was renamed to the Blue Ridge Classic. Called “the greatest amateur racing event in the world,” the All-American Soap […]

Horseback Riding in the Shenandoah Valley

Riding horses through Shenandoah Valley farmland is a great way to explore the out of doors, and take in the scenic beauty that the Shenandoah Valley is famous for.  Star B Stables has been providing horseback rides for many years.  We frequently send our cabin guests there for a trail ride, and they consistently return […]

The 2012 Waynesboro Motorsports Show – May 12, 2012

Vehicle enthusiasts from all over will converge on Waynesboro on Saturday, May 12 for the annual Motorsports Show.  This event is open to all makes, models, and years of cars, trucks, and motorcycles.  Formerly known as the Main Street Muscle Car Show, the event was expanded last year to include additional modes of transportation.   […]

Michie Tavern – An Historic Dining Experience

Recently my mother and sister came to visit, and while they were here, we took them to eat at Michie Tavern in Charlottesville. We had been wanting to experience that for about 15 years, but for some reason never took the time. I can report that it is an experience worth having. Pulling onto the […]

Virginia Hot Glass Festival April 28-29, 2012

At the Virginia Hot Glass Festival in Staunton, watch as artists from around the region give live glassblowing, flame working, and bead making demonstrations.  This annual festival is held at Sunspots Studio in downtown Staunton, and is the only art show of its kind in Virginia that is devoted to hot glass artistry.   This year […]

Riverfest in Waynesboro – Fun for the Whole Family

Riverfest in Waynesboro will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2012. This free annual event is designed to promote environmental conservation and watershed stewardship in the Shenandoah River Basin. Events and activities throughout the day will be appreciated by both adults and children. There will be Reptile Shows, Canoe Rides, Kids Arts & Crafts, Stream […]

12th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing Festival to be Held April 21-22

The 12th annual Virginia Fly Fishing Festival will be held in Waynesboro, VA on April 21 and 22. This annual festival is the perfect place to find out more about this fascinating and addictive sport. Free lectures and paid classes are held throughout both days, on many fly fishing topics including casting, fly tying, casting […]

Sherando Lake Canoe & Kayak Rentals

Due to changes in Forest Service regulations and the enforcement of those regulations, Cabin Creekwood is no longer able to provide canoe and kayak rentals for use on Sherando Lake. Sherando Lake is a great place to relax and enjoy the outdoors. It is known locally as “the jewel of the Blue Ridge,” and when […]

Cycling in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia

  The Blue Ridge Parkway and the surrounding communities are a wonderful place to cycle any time of year, but especially in the spring. Hundreds of cyclists travel south in the early spring to take advantage of the warm weather, and get an advantage over their competition. We frequently host cyclists from Quebec and the […]