Think Local – Think Harrisonburg!

Tired of cooking at home? Discover why Harrisonburg is home to Virginia’s first Culinary District, with a culinary scene founded on farm-to-table fare that isn’t shy about creating tantalizing, international flavors. Innovative and inspired cuisine is available at...

All Things Local

Throughout its history, the Shenandoah Valley has celebrated its strong agricultural tradition.  In 1748 George Washington, then a young surveyor, wrote in his diary that he found the land to be “exceeding Rich and Fertile.”  Ongoing research reveals that thousands of...

Six Ways to Go Local this May!

May is on the cusp of summer, and with most of the students from the area’s three colleges gone until fall, things are a bit less hectic in the ‘Burg.  But folks here still find plenty to do, and visitors and guests are more than welcome to join right in—after all,...

Foodies, Families and Festivals

March in the Shenandoah Valley is sometimes a tease, as variable temperatures might bring drifts of spring blossoms or snowflakes in the same week. Snowdrops were blooming right on schedule in early February at the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum, and a few daffodils...