Special Events

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The following Special Events will be happening soon in and around Appomattox.  Hope you take the time to enjoy what these events have to offer.

Appomattox 2018 Friday Cheerz

Bring your lawn chair & enjoy live music & food from 5:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. in Abbitt Park located next to the Library.  Cheerz events will start in April 2018 & run through the summer.  Visit www.appomattoxchamber.org for more information & a list of the bands that will perform. 

Virginia State Parks

Visit one of our three states parks in the area.  Holliday Lake, James River or the new High Bridge Trail State Park.  All three of the parks offer unique programs for families every month such as hiking, biking, horseback riding, canoe trips, bluegrass music festivals & much more.  For a complete listing of programs visit www.dcr.virginia.gov.

Wolfbane Theatrical Productions

Wolfbane Productions is a non-profit professional theatre company in Appomattox dedicated to providing live entertainment experiences, cultural events & theatrical productions.   Experience outdoor theatrical productions throughout the summer at their location at 524 Country Club Rd., Appomattox, Va.  24522.  This season they will perform Romeo & Juliet, Hedwig & the Angry Inch, Sweeney Todd & the Seafarer.  For a complete list of events for the summer visit www.wolfbane.org or for more information contact Dustin Williams at dustin@wolfbane.org   

Craft Show

The American Civil War Museum will sponsor a craft & artisan show on Saturday, June 9, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the museum.  Anyone interested in a vendor spot can contact the museum at 434-352-5791.

Evergreen Lavender Festival

Bring the entire family & enjoy live music, food, crafts & children activities on Saturday, June 16, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., Cost is $7.00 per person & children 12 & under are free.  For more information contact Bonnie Swanson at 434-664-9561 or visit www.evergreenlavender.com

Joel Sweeney Summer concert Series

The Appomattox 1865 Foundation will be offering a series of free summer concerts on the lawn in front of The McLean House at the  Appomattox Court House National Historical Park on June 26, July 24 & August 28, 2018.  For more information & a complete list of music visit www.appomattox1865foundation.org

June 30th Celebration "Salute to Appomattox"

Liberty Baptist Church will sponsor a "Salute to Appomattox" celebration on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at the Ministry Center at Liberty Baptist from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.  Fireworks will be at the Appomattox County High School at 9:30 p.m.  For more information on the event, please call 434-352-2336.

DeVault Family Vineyard - Watermelon Festival

 Eighth Annual Watermelon Wine Festival will be held July 14, 2018.  As always, this is a family friendly wine festival!  Please check out our website for the most up to date information on who is performing & what all will be happening day of festival.  www.devaultvineyards.com

Clover Hill Village Wine Festival

The sixth annual wine festival will be held at Clover Hill Village on August 18, 2018 from 12:00 noon until 6:00 p.m.  Enjoy local wineries, food, craft vendors & live music.  Admission is $15.00 in advance & $20.00 at the gate.  For more information visit www.appomattoxhistoricalsociety.org