Arts Council of the Valley Awards Grants to Local Artists & Arts Educators


The Arts Council of the Valley (ACV) is pleased to announce the following Advancing the Arts grants awarded to local artists and educators for projects taking place between April and October 2016.


April 29, 2016

Rocktown Beer & Music Festival, 2016

Rocktown Beer Fest


The 6th annual Rocktown Beer & Music Festival

Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance presents Rocktown Beer & Music Festival. Every year, 3,000 people converge on Turner Pavilion & Park to attend the event (which often sells out in advance), celebrating good beer, good living, good music and a great community. Whether rain or shine, it;s always a mighty fine time.


April 12, 2016

Port Republic Artisans Hold Debut Art Show


The Village Artisans of Port Republic, LLC is holding its Debut Art Show from April 28th through May 1st in the newly renovated Port Republic Town Hall.


April 3, 2016

A Few of My Favorite Things

On First Friday, March 4, 2016, OASIS will host a reception for the exhibit titled “A Few of My Favorite Things”. This exhibit has been created by Natalie Darling, an OASIS member who works with silver and estate silverware. In addition to her collection at OASIS, Natalie is creating new styles and items for this exhibit. It will be a beautiful show! (more…)

February 12, 2016

OASIS Fine Art & Craft : Snuggle Up on October 1st

Harrisonburg in the Shenandoah Valley
On October 1st, OASIS will initiate a new show “SNUGGLE UP”. This show features Pat Hoover’s beautiful hand woven wraps, shawls and snugs.


September 11, 2015

If There’s A Rock and Roll Heaven

After the success of 2011’s The End Of The World As We Know It, local playwright and director Jay Zehr brings his newest comedy to the stage at Court Square Theater with the world premiere of If There’s A Rock And Roll Heaven.


July 17, 2015

Court Square: Cool Summer Entertainment


It’s a blockbuster summer, taking you right into the FALL with amazing entertainment! Get out there and have fun! features : Clouds of Sils Maria ; Ex Machina ; If There’s A Rock & Roll Heaven
    Your local community theater, is the place to be this summer
        Court Square Theater


June 4, 2015

Local Art & First Fridays

June 2, 2015

Rocktown Beer & Music Festival

Rocktown Beer Fest



April 18, 2015

The Duhks coming to Court Square Theater on May 2nd

The Duhks

One of the most musically adventurous bands to come from the roots scene in the past decade, The Duhks return to the stage is definitely a cause for celebration. Hailed by The New York Times as one of the artists at the forefront of the neo-folk movement, The Duhks (pronounced Ducks) have won admirers as diverse as David Crosby, Dolly Parton and Doc Watson. The Duhks released their long-awaited new studio album Beyond the Blue on June 24, 2014 through Compass Records.


April 14, 2015