shows a calendar full of great events taking place this weekend in the Fredericksburg area. Here are just some of the events we thought you might like.
1) "Selfies" Art Exhibit
Now - March 1, 2015
For more information visit brushstrokesfredericksburg.com
2) Horseback Riding for Beginners
Ever wanted to take up horseback riding? Here's your chance! These are hands on classes that teach all the grooming skills, tacking techniques, general ground manners and care and riding.Lessons will expose the student to the full range of requirements for safely enjoying the horse and deciding if they wish to continue to master the ride. Class is six weeks. Shoe or boot with a heel is needed. Pre-registration required.
Location: White Buffalo Horse Farm. Click here for more information
3) Performance: The Drunken City
The University at Mary Washington, Repeats every day until Sunday, February 22, 2015 starting at 12:00 AM.
Performance, The Drunken City; duPont Hall, Klein Theatre; Feb. 12-14, Feb. 19-21 at 8 p.m., Feb. 15, 21, 22 at 2 p.m.; AfterWords discussion following the 2 p.m. performance on Feb. 15; $12 for general admission; (540) 654-1111
4) Model Trains Exhibit
National Museum of the Marine Corps, Triangle. Repeats every day until Sunday, February 15, 2015, all day.
All Aboard!! The National Capital Trackers "O-Gauge Train Club" will have their steam, electric, and diesel engines from the early 20th Century to modern day chugging down the track. Free admission, free parking. For more information, call 703 784-4463. 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway Triangle, VA 2217
For more information visit: http://www.usmcmuseum.org
5) Railroad Museum and Train Rides
Free Event at Rapahannock Railway Workers Museum, Fredericksburg. Saturday, February 14th starting at 9:00 AM and ending at 12:00 PM EST.
Spend Saturday reliving history at the Railroad Museum. Located in Spotsylvania Business Park accross from the Fairgrounds and near Shannon Airport. See th tools and equipment used to build and maintain the railroads. Sit in the seats of the restored cabooses and weather permitting step aboard the restored maintenance of way train for an open air excursion out of the business park and along Deep Run. Museum is open every Saturday morning from 9AM to noon and train rides conducted when weather and commercial rail operations permit.
Rapahannock Railway Workers Museum 11700 Main St Fredericksburg, VA 22408