Best Bets: Storytellers and “Hamlet” in The Plains
Clockwise from top left: Kansas storyteller Leroy Hershberger to perform in Catlett, Trout Unlimited show in Warrenton and Pictrola returning to Gloria’s.
Trout Unlimited Fishing Show 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15
597 Broadview Ave., Warrenton
The Rapidan chapter of Trout Unlimited will host its 32nd annual event, featuring vendors, guides, fly tying, seminars, antique and modern fly fishing gear, raffles, door prizes. Admission: $5
Civil War to Civil Rights: The African American History at Sky Meadows 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15
Sky Meadows State Park
11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane
An Evening of Storytelling 4:30 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15
Dayspring Mennonite Church
5522 Catlett Road, Midland
Seven storytellers will spin yarns: Leroy Hershberger of Kansas, Darryl Weaver of Pennsylvania, Brian Martin of Maryland and Ivan Schrock and Wayne Schrock of Virginia. They will tell different stories at each session, with pizza and ice cream served at 6 p.m. Donations will support Faith Christian School in Catlett. More information: 703-282-9283 or 540-272-8905.
Pictrola 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15
Gloria’s Listening Room
92 Main St., Warrenton
Pictrola’s members first played together as a group in 2017 at the Delfest Academy in Cumberland, Md. The five-member band strives to incorporate modern themes into traditional bluegrass, bringing elements from blues, swing, jazz, and rock into unique covers and originals. Tickets: $15
Elvis Burnin’ Love Valentines Show 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15
Flatbeds and Tailfins
300 E. Main St., Remington
Elvis tribute artist Randoll Rivers will perform familiar, favorite songs. Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door.
Shakespeare’s Hamlet 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 14-15
4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15
5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16
Grace Episcopal Church
6507 Main St., The Plains
The Shakespeare Opera Theatre, which combines “classical theatre with classical music,” presents “The Bard’s” longest play, considered among the most powerful and influential works of world literature. Tickets: $35 to $55.