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Hot Glass Festival comes to Sunspots in Staunton

Every April, things heat up in Staunton, with the annual Hot Glass Festival at Sunspots.  If you have never been, it is worth the trip to see artisans at work in one of the most unique media around….glass. Make your plans now.  Staunton is just a short drive from the Hummingbird Inn.

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Sweet Maple Everything

Get yourself to the Highland Maple Festival, March 12-13 and 19-20, just down the road a bit from the Hummingbird Inn in Goshen, VA.

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AKC Agility Championships coming to Lexington

For all you dog lovers out there…the 2011 AKC National Agility Championships is coming to Lexingtion April 1-3. And you can volunteer!! Be a volunteer and stay at the Hummingbird, a Lexington VA area bed and breakfast and take $25 off the nightly rate. Stay at the Hummingbird and just attend this great event, and […]

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Bulbs, Bulbs and More Bulbs…..

If it isn’t Fall already, it soon will be.  And for those of you who enjoy your gardens like we do at the Hummingbird Inn, a Lexington VA area bed and breakfast, Fall means one thing….BULBS! Recognize this?  Its a Fall gardener’s best friend for creating color in Spring. So we got to thinking.  What if […]

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Remember Summer

Off and on the weather is cooling as we exit summer and look forward to another beautiful Shenandoah Valley Fall at the Hummingbird Inn, a Lexington VA area bed and breakfast in Goshen, Va.  So what could you have done this summer?  Enjoyed the outdoor festivals and local music   Or taken a drive on […]

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Garth Newal Center Weekend Events

Have you ever wondered….. why one violin costs $10 million and another costs $100?  Or why a Stradivarius violin has come to symbolize the epitome of artistic craftsmanship?  Or how the unique construction of the cello results in its rich sound? If so, come to both Musical Icebreakers this weekend where all of these questions […]

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Big Rigs in Lexington

Shell Rotella Big Rigs in Lexington VA

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Shenandoah Valley Outing from the Hummingbird Inn near Lexington VA

A short weekend outing from the Hummingbird Inn, nearer to Lexington VA than our destination…which was the Green Valley BOOK FAIR…and I do mean a fair for books. Held several times a year, just off I81 at Exit 240, this is an event not to be missed if you read..books…all subjects, current titles, paperback and […]

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Lexington VA area happenings

Couple of things happening in the Lexington VA area this weekend, that might strike your fancy. First, the 20th Anniversary Local Colors Festival is Saturday, May 15, at Elmwood Park in Roanoake.  Ninety-four cultures and nations will be represented with activities for all.  Check it out  www.localcolors.com Next on the list is the New Market […]

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Mother's Day in Lexington VA

What with Patty’s children all on the other coast, we thought it would be nice to spend the day with at a celebration for all mothers.  EarthArt.  Earthart – Mother’s Day 2010 Lexington VA  Held at Boxerwood Gardens   in Lexington VA, a pleasant Sunday drive into town from the Hummingbird Inn.    Spread out over 30 […]

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