Blandy Farm’s 32nd Annual Garden Fair

The 32nd Annual Garden Fair hosted by Blandy Experimental Farm is back for Mother’s Day weekend.

This year’s event is held at the Clarke County Fairgrounds from 9 am – 4 pm Saturday and Sunday.

This plant sale will everything you can imagine from unique plants and trees to gardening accessories as well as experts to provide tips on how to help your plants flourish.

The event will also feature live music and food trucks.

Entry costs $10 per car load with proceeds going to the Virginia State Arboretum at Blandy Farm.

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River Report: Friday, April 15, 2022

In this edition of the Shenandoah River Report, Riverkeeper Mark Frondorf has some thoughts on treating Mom this year at Andy Guest State Park. Brought to you by Front Royal Outdoors. Check out the watercraft at FR Outdoors, or log on to


River Report: 5-10-21

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In this edition of our twice-weekly Shenandoah River Reports, Riverkeeper Mark Frondorf has a belated Mother’s Day wish, plus some cicada talk! Our reports are brought to you by Front Royal Outdoors. Let Don Roberts and his crew get you out on our beautiful South Fork in a variety of ways! Visit and find out more!

Mother’s Day Market kicks off event season

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The Town of Strasburg’s event season kicks off today with the Mother’s Day Market from 9 am to 1 pm.

This is just the first of 20+ events planned for the Strasburg Square this spring and summer.

Today’s event is a partnership between the town and the Strasburg Farmer’s market to bring nearly 30 vendors downtown.

Later, their event season will feature musical performances, comedy shows and more with proceeds going to to a different local nonprofit each month.

Head to the town calendar at for a full list of events.

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