Guided Civil War Walking Tour of Old Town Winchester: Experience the Civil War as a civilian in Old Town Winchester on Friday, September 20th with a special guided walking tour! Learn about the citizens and the events that took place in Winchester during that stirring period of time. The tour begins at 6pm. Make your reservation by calling 540-542-1326, and meet your guide at 2 N. Cameron Street. $5.00 per person, payable to your guide. Read more.
Celebración of Winchester: “Celebración of Winchester” is a one-day, family-oriented free festival to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in our region. It takes place Saturday, September 21, from 11 am till 6 pm on the Old Town Pedestrian Mall in Winchester, Virginia. The event will include live music with two Latin musical performance groups, Tierra Firmé and Alegria Musical de Mexico, as well as DJ “Valentin” who will keep the crowd entertained in between the live music. Read more.
Winchester Little Theatre Presents: Almost, Maine: Winchester Little Theatre will be running a production of John Cariani’s play “Almost, Maine.” Directed by Pat Markland, the show runs September 19-21. Read more.
13th Annual Library of Congress National Book Festival Bus Trip: The Friends of Handley Regional Library will sponsor a bus trip from Winchester, VA to Washington D.C. to the 13th Annual Library of Congress National Book Festival. The bus trip will be on Saturday, September 21st. Over 100 authors, poets and illustrators will participate in the two-day event. Festival-goers can meet and hear firsthand from their favorite writers, get books, have photos taken with PBS storybook characters, and participate in other book-related activities. Read more.
Live Music Schedule:
-Friday, September 20th
- DJ Freedom Ortiz @ Brewbaker’s Restaurant – 9pm to 1:30am
- Drymill Road @ Piccadilly’s Pubilc House – 9pm to 1:30am
- On the Bus featuring The Window Panes @ Sweet Caroline’s – 9:30pm
-Saturday, September 21st
- DJ Calibur @ Sweet Caroline’s – 8pm
- The Merge @ Piccadilly’s Pubilc House – 9pm to 1:30am
- Hackensaw Boys w/ Gallows Bound @ Bright Box Theater – 7pm