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August 2012

 

1-29   Montpelier

Art Journey: Paintings by VA Artist, Barbara Duke Jones.

The Montpelier Center for Arts & Education. (804) 883-7378. www.montpeliercenter.org.

 

2-4   Louisa

Louisa County Ag Fair.

Louisa Firemen’s Fairgrounds. (540) 894-7498. www.louisacountyagfair.com.

 

3-12   Culpeper

150th Anniversary Battle at Cedar Mt.

(540) 547-9221. www.friendsofcedarmountain.org.

 

4   Middlebrook

55th Annual Middlebrook Show.

(540) 886-5759.

 

4   Walkerton

Walkerton Day Parade.

5:30 p.m. (804) 512-4387.

 

4   Manassas

22nd Annual African American Heritage Festival.

Metz Middle School. (703) 369-2475. www.maahf.com.

 

4   Hot Springs

4th Annual Wings & Wheels Air/Car Show.

Ingalls Field Airport. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. (800) 628-8092.

 

4   Campbell County

4th Annual Heritage Festival.

William Campbell High School. (434) 332-9570. www.campbellcountyva.gov.

 

4-19   Callao

“Proof.”

The Players Theater. (804) 529-9345. www.westmorelandplayers.org.

 

10-18   Prince William

Prince William County Fair.

Prince William County Fairgrounds. (703) 368-0173. www.pwcfair.com.

 

11   Orange

Edible Food Fest.

Downtown Orange. (540) 672-2540. www.ediblefest.com. 

 

11   Middletown

Blue & Gray Chapter RMEF Big Game Banquet.

Middletown Firehall. (540) 869-0187. lhpetrie@gmail.com.

 

12-18   Berryville

Clarke County Fair.

Ruritan Fairgrounds. (540) 955-3755. www.clarkecountyfair.org.

 

13-18   Harrisonburg

Rockingham County Fair.

Rockingham Fairgrounds.

www.rockinghamcountyfair.com.

 

13-18   Harrisonburg

Rockingham County Fair.

Rockingham Fairgrounds.

www.rockinghamcountyfair.com.

 

16   Culpeper

3rd Thursday Concert Series.

The Depot. (540) 825-4416. www.culpeperdowntown.com.

 

18   Caroline County

Silent Auction & Ice Cream Social.

Rehoboth Church. 3-5 p.m. (804) 448-3619. www.rehobothumc.info.

 

18   Fredericksburg

Crab Feast.

Nativity Theotokos Church. (540) 273-0640.

 

18-19   Leesburg

40th Annual Lucketts Fair.

Lucketts Community Center. (703) 771-5281. www.theluckettsfair.com.

 

18-19   Colonial Beach

33rd Annual Rod Run to the Beach Car Show.

Town Hill. 10 a.m. (804) 224-8145. Info@colonialbeach.org.

 

25   Prince William

150th Anniversary of the Battle of Kettle Run.

Bristoe Station Battlefield Heritage Park. (703) 366-3049. www.pwc.gov/bristoe.

 

25   Lexington

36th Annual Rockbridge Community Festival.

Downtown Lexington. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. www.rockbridgecommunityfestival.org.

 

25   Mecklenburg

Big Bad BBQ Battle in Boydton & Street Dance.

1-8:30 p.m. (434) 738-7834. www.boydton.org/bicentennial.

 

25-26   Surry County

African American Family Reunion Festival.

Surry Co. Parks & Rec. Center. (757) 294-3294. www.surryafricanheritage.com. 

 

26   Centreville

16th Annual Open House & Dog Wash.

Caring Hands Animal Hospital. (703) 830-5700. www.caringhandsvet.com.

 

29-Sept. 1   Monterey

Highland County Fair.

Fairgrounds. (540) 468-2550. www.highlandcounty.org.

 

 

September 2012

 

1   Madison

Taste of the Mountains Main Street Festival.

Main Street. (540) 948-4455. www.madison-va.com.

 

3   Clifton

Labor Day Car Show – all proceeds benefit local charities. 

Historic Clifton. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. www.customcruisersnova.com.

 

6-9   Dinwiddie County

Dinwiddie County Fair.
Virginia Motorsports Park. (804) 732-1100.
www.dinwiddiecountyfair.com.

 

7-8   Buena Vista

Annual Rockbridge Mountain Music & Dance Festival.

Glen Maury Park. (540) 261-7321. www.rockbridgefestival.org.

 

7-9   Somerset

Somerset Steam & Gas Pasture Party.

Fairfield View Dairy Farm. (540) 672-2495. www.somersetsteamandgas.org.

 

8   Fredericksburg

Music by Moonlight.

Hurkamp Park. (540) 371-9586.

 

8   Blackstone

2012 Family and Farm Day.

Southern Piedmont AREC. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. (434) 292-5331.

 

8   Orange

Orange Street Festival.

(540) 672-5216. www.orangevachamber.com.

 

8   Westmoreland County

Jazz in the Courtyard.

Ingleside Vineyard. 6-9 p.m. (804) 224-8687.

 

8-9   Blackstone

Blackstone Arts & Crafts Festival.

10 a.m.-5 p.m. (434) 292-1677. www.blackstoneva.com.

 

8-9   Colonial Beach

46th Annual Arts & Crafts Show.

Boardwalk. 10 a.m. (804) 224-8145. info@colonialbeach.org.

 

15-16   Surry County

Nottoway Indian Tribe of VA Pow Wow.

Surry Parks & Recreation Center. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (757) 686-8602. www.nottowayindians.org.

 

15-16   Staunton

23rd African-American Heritage Festival.

Gypsy Hill Park. www.staunton.va.us/aahf.

 

 

 

 

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