There’s something special happening in the lobby of Hotel Madison every Friday and Saturday evening. People mingle with drinks, enjoy a Neapolitan pizza and light nibbles from Quills lobby bar, relax by the inviting fireplace in a comfy chair….and enjoy free live music! Local artists perform from 8pm-10:30pm on Friday and Saturday evenings. Featuring an array of musical styles and groupings, it’s the perfect blend of sophistication, sound, and sustenance.
We couldn't be more excited to sponsor the Third Annual Gingerbread House Competition again as part of HDR's Winter Wonderfest! We've had so much fun the last three years seeing the creativity of the community as well as welcoming so many friendly faces through our office! Want to join in the fun? >>> Learn more and enter in your creation!
Co-owners and husband and wife team Lexy and Lukas Shifflett have always shared a love of coffee. After moving from Florida to West Virginia in 2021, Lukas had the idea to turn their pop-up camper into a mobile café. And thus, Drifters Café was born! Learn more about this new downtown eatery >>>
Now that the school year is wrapping up and summer is upon us there are tons of opportunities to get outside and enjoy all the Valley has to offer. From festivals, fairs, breweries, hiking trails, water holes and more there is plenty to do to enjoy some fun in the sun. One of the great opportunities to take advantage of are all of the local community lawn parties. With great food, music, entertainment and more, these parties are a great way to enjoy the summer and explore all these local towns have to offer here in the Shenandoah Valley.
If you've driven on Route 42 past downtown Harrisonburg recently, you might have noticed a flurry of activity on Old South High Street. Matchbox Realty is transforming the grouping of buildings that used to make up P. Bradley & Sons Foundry into 21 residential units with a mix of studios and one and two bedroom options. Completion is set for this December. Special thanks to Barry Kelley, president of Matchbox Realty, for giving us a behind-the-scenes tour of this historic Harrisonburg landmark. >>>Learn more>>>
Easily accessible on Route 42 in Dayton, this sweet cafe and coffee shop brings "the Harvest of the Valley to the Table" and celebrated their grand opening on October 1st. Their menu features hearty breakfast and lunch selections, coffee, and pastries and baked goods.