Celebrate Autumn Days at the Skyland Resort Saturday

Saturday, October 2, 2010

11:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Skyland Resort, Mile 41.7 on Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park, Luray, Virginia 22835

Skyland Resort in Shenandoah National Park, Virginia is hosting Autumn Days, with entertainment, children’s activities and local crafters throughout the day.

If you go, please note that your GPS may not work, and bring directions.  The location is about 95 miles (or a 2 hour drive) from Falls Church, Virginia. See the website for accommodations.  Directions to Shenandoah National Park.

Seasonal fare includes

  • Corn Chowder
  • Chili
  • Brunswick Stew
  • Bratwurst
  • Cornbread
  • Sweet Potato Pie
  • Pumpkin Cheesecake
  • Pumpkin Fritters.
  • Sam Adams Otoberfest Beer
  • Hot Apple Cider

11:00am to12:45pm: Hollowbound Bluegrass Band

Violin, guitar, bass, dobro, upright bass, mandolin, and banjo.

1:00pm to 3:00pm: SunnySide / Classic Country & Old Time Mountain Music

3:15pm to 5:00pm: Possum Ridge String Band

Old time string music from the southern Appalachian mountains, as well as Irish and Scottish music.  Core instruments include fiddle, banjo, guitar, hammered dulcimer, bass, whistles and a didjeridoo. Anglo concertina, mandolin, bodhran and autoharp round out the mix of instruments played.

About Mary Fletcher Jones

Mary Fletcher Jones is a mom, teacher, and blogger. Her blogs include Autumn in Virginia, Cool Yule Blog and You Can't Make This Stuff Up, among others. She is also the creator of "Living Well With Autism," an online resource for caregivers of children, teens, and adults with autism and related special needs.
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