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Beautiful buildings, great food, murals, and museums in Staunton and Harrisonburg

Things To Do

Explore the historic charm, unique shopping and dining of nearby Staunton,
the Most Charming Small Town in Virginia

Frontier Culture Museum

Outdoor museum of early settlers

20.5 miles

American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse

Re-creation of Shakespeare's theatre

16 miles

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum

Birthplace of our 28th President

16 miles

Sunspots Studios Glassblowing

Live glassblowing daily

16 miles

Visit Staunton

An arts and culture destination

16 miles

Mary Baldwin University

Founded in 1842

16 miles


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Explore the Outdoors


Area Attractions


Vineyards, Theatres, Wilderness and more . . .

Barren Ridge Vineyards

Fourth generation, family-owned 

22.8 miles

CrossKeys Vineyards

Family-owned 125-acre estate winery

23.5 miles

Bluestone Vineyard

Family-owned small-batch wines

10.6 miles

Natural Chimneys Park

Towering limestone formations

5.2 miles

The Factory Antique Mall

Largest antique mall in America

17.7 miles

Green Valley Book Fair

Famous among book lovers

19.2 miles

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 

Visual and performing arts venue

20.3 miles

George Washington National Forest

North River Ranger District

Bear Draft Trail (1.6 miles)
Muddy Hollow Trail (2.1 miles) 
Shaffer Hollow Trail (2.7 miles)
Tunnel Hollow Trail (2.9 miles)
Wild Oak Trail (5.6 miles)
Todd Lake (8.8 miles)
Staunton Dam (11.9 miles) 

Mountain Bike Trails

George Washington National Forest

Stokesville – 4.1 miles

Shenandoah National Park

Rockfish Gap Entrance Station

35.2 miles

Sipe Center

Small state-of-the-art theater

13.1 miles

Grand Caverns

A National Natural Landmark

24.2 miles

The Dayton Market

A community of casual, friendly shops

15.7 miles

Churchville Mill Shopp

Specialty grocery store

8.3 miles

Blue Ridge Parkway

North Entrance

34.7 miles

Mossy Creek

Virginia's most famous fly fishing

6.8 miles




Explore the many festivals and special activities in the Shenandoah Valley . . . 

Heifetz Festival of Concerts

June 19-July 29, 2024

Passionate music in Staunton venues

16 miles

Staunton Music Festival

August 16-25, 2024

Virginia's world-class music festival

16 miles

Queen City Mischief & Magic

September 28-29, 2024

Calling all Wizards and Muggles

16 miles

Virginia Mennonite Relief Sale

October 4-5, 2024

Quilts, artwork, food, crafts & more

18.5 miles

Virginia Fall Foliage Art Show

October 12-13, 2024

150+ artists in downtown Waynesboro

30 miles

Highland County Maple Festival

March 9-10, 16-17, 2024 

The official maple festival of Virginia

38.6 miles


April 12-14, 2024

3-day celebration of Baroque music

16 miles

National Jousting Hall of Fame Tournament

June 15, 2024

The 160 year old sport lives on

Natural Chimneys – 5.6 miles

Red Wing Roots Music Festival

June 21-23, 2024

The premier grassroots music festival

Natural Chimneys - 5.6 miles

Outdoor activities: hiking, mountain biking, Natural Chimneys, Grand Caverns and Todd Lake
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