LEITERSBURG - Leitersburg Ruritan Club will sponsor its 24th annual Peach Festival, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 9, and Sunday, Aug. 10, on the grounds of the former Leitersburg School House, now Leitersburg Community Park.
The festival offers foods from the area including homemade peach pies, peach ice cream, roast beef, country ham and other items.
Ernie Bradley & Grassy Ridge will perform bluegrass and country music; Saxy will perform rock and roll music.
There will be a homemade peach pie contest on Saturday; pies must be sumitted by 11 a.m. There are two categories of pies: open faced and closed. For information, call 301-733-4471.
The festival also features an arts and crafts show, antique tractors, pony rides, petting zoo, horse-drawn wagon rides and a Civil War encampment.