Antiques and More
Front Royal, Virginia, is a quaint town that is enjoyable to visit. We are located 60 miles west of Washington, D.C., and near Maryland, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania. While visiting our antique store in Front Royal, Virginia, you will find many things to do in Front Royal, Virginia, and our surrounding area. Front Royal is rich with Civil War history and offers a “Battle of Front Royal Driving Tour”. Main Street in Front Royal, VA, is filled with antique stores, primitive shops, vintage stores, gift shops, restaurants, art stores, a tasty bakery, fabric store, and a movie theater. We invite you to visit Discover Front Royal for information on our town and also Virginia’s Home Page that details things to do in Virginia. As you may know, “Virginia is For Lovers” is our state motto! Valley Finds are plentiful! You may also like to visit our surrounding counties which include Rappahannock County, Fauquier County, Shenandoah County and some adorable towns such as Strasburg, Virginia, Warrenton, Virginia, Sperryville, Virginia, and Little Washington, Virginia, home of the famous The Inn at Little Washington.
You will find Front Royal, Virginia, is the Canoe Capital of Virginia, situated on the Shenandoah River. Canoe trips and tubing are a family favorite in the summer! Book your trip with one of our local companies to include Down River Canoe Company or Front Royal Canoe. Canopy tours and zip lining is another exciting thing to do in Front Royal! There are many campgrounds in Front Royal. You can camp along the river front at Poe’s Southfork Campground.
Main Street, Front Royal, Virginia, Festivals
The Virginia Wine and Craft Festival is one of our popular festivals. The festival is on Main Street and takes place in May each year. Our antique store is always open during the festival to offer customers a unique shopping experience. The gates open on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. You will find Virginia wineries on site offers tastings. Musical entertainment is provided, and scrumptious food is readily available. The festival covers more than seven blocks and featuring over 100 vendors, artists and crafters from all over the east coast.
Another popular festival is the Festival of Leaves. The festival takes place on Main Street and Chester Street in October each year. The stores on Main Street are open for business. The festival includes a parade, many vendors that include crafters, artists, merchants, non-profit organizations, commercial promotions and delicious food. Live entertainment is provided, as well as a car show, children’s corner, historic demonstrations and living history interpretations, and tours of our historic homes “Belle Boyd Cottage” and “Balthis House” as well as their outbuildings,. You will find apple butter making over an open fire. Also open to the public is the Warren Heritage Society’s Ivy Lodge Museum and Gift Shop, Stokes Country Store Museum, and Warren Rifles Confederate Memorial Museum.
Things to do in Front Royal, Virginia:
The Shenandoah River
The Skyline Drive
The Shenandoah National Park
Numerous Golf Courses
George Washington National Forest
Civil War Battlefields
Local Arts & Crafts
Local Antique Shops
Wine Tasting at our Vineyards
Numerous Attractions in the Shenandoah Valley