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Style · November 16, 2016

Remington Turkey Trot, Santa’s Village top best bets

Santa’s Village craft fair on Saturday features more than 80 vendors selling holiday decorations, crafts, food, gifts and other items at Fauquier High School.
The Gobble, Gobble, Run or Wobble 5K race and children’s fun run takes place Saturday morning in Old Town Warrenton.
Highland School hosts its annual Highland for the Holidays vendor fair on Sunday.
Holiday activities begin in Fauquier this weekend with bazaars, two Thanksgiving-themed races and two student plays.

Citizen’s won’t have to travel far for early holiday shopping this weekend with craft fairs in Warrenton and Catlett.

The Remington Turkey Trot 5K run celebrates its 20th year on Saturday with unique awards.

Other options include fall plays at Liberty High School and Fresta Valley Christian School and a turkey-day-themed race in Old Town Warrenton.

“The Importance of Being Earnest”
7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 18-19
3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20
6300 Independence Ave., Bealeton

Liberty High School students present the fall production “The Importance of Being Earnest.” The comedy tells the tale of Jack, a well-society man, who invents a fictitious brother, Ernest, to allow himself time away from the country to visit his friend, Algernon, and love, Gwendolyn, in the city. LHS students, $5; general admission, $8.

“Don’t Take My Penny”
7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18
2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19
6428 Wilson Road, Marshall

Fresta Valley Christian School presents a 1940s comedy in three acts by Anne Coulter Martens. “Don’t Take My Penny” follows a sixteen-year-old girl who auditions for a movie based on her favorite novel. Adults, $8; students, $5.

Gobble, Gobble, Run or Wobble 5K
8 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19
10 Main Street, Warrenton

Saint James’ Episcopal Church hosts the second annual turkey-themed 5K run around Old Town Warrenton. A children’s fun run will start at 9 a.m. Proceeds benefit preschool children of at-risk families in Fauquier County. 5K, $35; children’s fun run, $15.

Santa’s Village craft fair
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19
705 Waterloo Road, Warrenton

The 33rd annual holiday shopping event at Fauquier High School features more than 80 vendors and home-based businesses, photos with Santa and food. The Polar Express Interactive Experience featuring crafts and the movie “The Polar Express” for $6 per person. Proceeds benefit the Fauquier High School After Prom Party Committee. Free admission to the craft fair.

Holiday fair and sweet shop
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19
8695 Old Dumfries Road, Catlett

Saint Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Catlett hosts a holiday vendor fair with crafts and toys. Baked goods including cookies, candy and other items will also be sold. Free admission.

Remington Turkey Trot
10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19
12074 James Madison Street, Remington

The Remington Turkey Trot celebrates its 20th year. The 5K race starts at M.M. Pierce Elementary School in Remington. First, second and third place division winners will be awarded Thanksgiving turkeys, pumpkin pies and poinsettias. Day-of registration begins at 8:45 a.m. Fauquier Parks and Recreation hosts the event. Day of registration, $25 per person.

Highland for the Holidays
11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20
597 Broadview Ave., Warrenton

Highland School hosts its annual holiday shopping event with 50 vendors. The event features unique jewelry, makeup, gifts for pets, holiday decorations, culinary gifts, clothing, stationary and monogramming. $5 admission per person. Proceeds benefit the Fauquier Free Clinic and Fauquier Family Shelter. The Bone and SoBo Mobile food trucks will serve lunch.

Other options in and around Fauquier:

> Old Town Warrenton merchants holiday open house

> Paws to Read at the library

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