We are excited to welcome back abstract artist Bob Bersson and ceramic artist Bobbie Greer to the Wilson Downtown Gallery for October and November. Come enjoy enamel spray paintings by Bob for his show entitled "Inspired by Nature" and take in Bobbie's "Expressions in Clay" earth-toned ceramic pieces. Join us for our First Friday events October 1st and November 5th from 5-8pm for light refreshments and a chance to chat with the artists! Learn more about the artists >>>
Tina and Bill Johnson have been working hard getting 126 W. Bruce Street ready for the opening of Harrisonburg's newest restaurant: Village Juice & Kitchen. Located in the previous home of Food.Bar.Food, the space is being transformed into a bright and open quick service eatery focusing on cold-pressed juices, grain bowls, salads, and more. Want a quick and healthy spot for lunch? Want to meet friends for a leisurely weekend brunch? VJK has got you covered. Tina and Bill were kind enough to show us around and give us a sneak peak of their in progress space—opening in mid October!
The market continues to be strong as we enter into autumn. The number of homes that sold over asking price in the last 12 month has increased 38% from last year to 642. Also in the last 12 months, we've seen 1304 homes go under contract within 30 days - that's an increase of 56% from last year! The median sales price for the area has increased to $264,900 - up 13% from the previous year. View more of the market report >>>
We've seen an increase in new listings across the board, 7% more in July than last year. For the last 12 months the average price per square foot rose by 14% to $151. 594 homes sold for above asking price, that's 36% of total sales! View more of the market report >>>
We are so excited to welcome artist Justin Poole to the Wilson Downtown Gallery for August and September! Stop in during business hours to view his show entitled "Around the World and Back Again," or join us for our opening First Fridays reception September 3rd from 5-8pm.
With summer in full swing and many activities back in a more normal routine, the community is enjoying many things that were absent over the past eighteen months. At the Rockingham County Fair, we know you’ve missed the gathering, the grandstand and the midway - just to name a few! On August 16 through the 21st, the Rockingham County Fair will operate within current guidelines for a full fair experience with the theme “Meet Me At The Fair!” With timeless favorites like the animal shows, homemaking contests, midway rides and food of all kinds, as well as new acts and adventures - the fair week will not disappoint!