Tag: Historic Staunton Foundation

Altenergy Staunton office showcases the power of solar in real-time

A Staunton solar energy company believes actions speak louder than words when persuading potential customers that solar is the way to go.

Warm up with second annual Winter Wine Festival in Downtown Staunton

More and more people are choosing Virginia wines. Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell recently announced that Virginia ranks as the country’s fifth-largest producer of wine grapes. It also ranks fifth in the number of wineries. If you’d like to spend the weekend trying out some of the region’s wines – all in one convenient location – […]

Signature Homes of Staunton open for Holiday Home Tour

For 39 years, Historic Staunton Foundation has hosted a look into Staunton’s historic homes during the holiday season. This year, the public is once again invited for a spectacular holiday-themed tour of five significant period homes that exemplify imaginative period design. “This year’s tour is unusual because it will feature five historic homes that are […]

Winter Wine Festival in Staunton this weekend

The Historic Staunton Foundation and the Stonewall Jackson Hotel are hosting a Winter Wine Festival on Saturday at the hotel in Downtown Staunton. Fourteen Virginia wineries will provide tastings of their fine products at the 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. event. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Advance tickets are available […]

Historic Staunton Foundation’s 38th annual Christmas House Tour

For 38 years, Historic Staunton Foundation has hosted a “look” into Staunton’s nationally renowned historic architecture. On Sunday, Dec. 5, the public is invited for a spectacular holiday-themed tour of the historic Bindery Building at The Villages of Staunton. Once the property of the former Western State Hospital, the Villages of Staunton is a spectacular […]

A walk down memory lane

The Historic Staunton Foundation is gearing up to offer Stauntonians a sneak peek inside the nearly completed rehabilitation of the R. E. Lee High School building, now known as Gypsy Hill Place. On Saturday, the much anticipated “Tours, Tastes & Tunes” will transform the former gymnasium space into a party headquarters, complete with period decorations […]

Historic Staunton Foundation preps for Christmas House Tour

   Staff Report News Tips: freepress2@ntelos.net The Historic Staunton Foundation is hosting its 37th annual Christmas House Tour this weekend. Visit a wonderful selection of Staunton homes fitted for the season featuring each owner’s decorative collection and holiday style. The Eclectic Revival architecture of the tour homes reflects a 20th century romantic desire to emulate […]