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History of Moonshine in Virginia at the Rockfish Valley Community Center

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Event:
History of Moonshine in Virginia at the Rockfish Valley Community Center
Start:
December 8, 2013 2:00 pm
End:
December 8, 2013 4:00 pm
Venue:
Rockfish Valley Community Center
Phone:
434-361-0100
Website:
Rockfish Valley Community Center
Address:

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190 Rockfish Lane, Afton, VA, 22920

Rockfish Valley Community Center imageThe History of Moonshine in Virginia at the Rockfish Valley Community Center. 2PM. The Rockfish Valley Foundation and RVCC are collaborating to host a presentation of the real stories of the world of moonshine in Virginia, from the history of shine in the last decades to the stories of the three distilleries currently under development in Nelson. Dan McCullough, retired revenue agent, reminisces about his long relationship with Rufus Overstreet, a famed fruit brandy maker from Bedford. Both McCullough and Morris Stephenson of Big Island, Va will relate the stories of Nelson, Floyd , Pittsylvania and backwoods Virginia. There will also be some of our Nelson 151 breweries, wineries and cidery offering refreshments. Donations suggested. Reduced for RVF or RVCC members. 190 Rockfish Lane, Afton, VA, 22920 . 434-361-0100. http://www.rockfishvalleycommunitycenter.memberlodge.com/
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