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Start your trip in the heart of downtown Harrisonburg, Virginia at Billy Jack’s Shack. This local gem with an emphasis on craft beer offers unique takes on everyday American favorites.
Be sure to get your hands on a Greg Brady slider (wagyu patty topped with house-made mac-n-cheese and martin’s bbq chips), sticky nuggs with your choice of sauce, and top it all off with one of their one-of-a-kind house-made donuts. This spot is perfect for serious foodies and will even impress the kids.
After a delicious lunch, head just 5 minutes away to Beards & Broads for a one-of-a-kind axe throwing experience! Choose from a one or two hour session and test your skills with some friendly competition.
If you’re traveling with the kids, make sure to check out Explore More Discovery Museum, just a block away from Billy Jack’s. This interactive children’s museum is designed to engage young minds through interactive, multi-sensory learning experiences. Kids can choose from 18+ different exhibits, ranging from art to construction, to food. The Explore More Discovery Museum can keep the kids entertained for hours.
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While you’re in Harrisonburg, check out Ruby’s Arcade. Great for friends, couples, or the whole family. Grab a snack and a beer and check out activities like duckpin bowling, pool tables, foosball, shuffleboard, arcade games, pool, and ping pong. The arcade also offers the Valley’s only interactive game show, “Bingo is Life.”
Want to explore more of Harrisonburg with the kids? Check out the Valley Jump Park – the Shenandoah Valley’s first trampoline park. Kids can enjoy over 7,000 square feet of trampolines, enjoy a snack at the snack bar, or book one of their three party rooms for an event.
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Following an afternoon of fun, head just a few miles toward Massanutten Resort and check into your stay for the night. Massanutten Resort offers several different lodging options including their Regal Vistas® condos. Overlooking the resort area of Woodstone Meadows®, Regal Vistas® is a private, gated community home to a picnic area, and workout facility.
Enjoy dinner at The Campfire Grill, a Massanutten on-site restaurant that offers everything from burgers, to seafood entrees, to pizzas, in a cozy, laid-back atmosphere.
Looking for a more secluded retreat? Check out one of these local cabins: