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Upcoming Events

July 7, 2014

Wintergreen Summer Music Festival – AMAZONAS

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Amazonas, the Rhythms and Colors of South America. Check Wintergreen Performing Arts website for schedule of events and concert programs. Located in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, Wintergreen Performing Arts, Inc. is a non-profit organization that produces a high-quality summer music festival featuring symphonic and chamber concerts by first-rate musicians and educators, as well as many other performing arts programs and events. The Wintergreen Summer Music Festival features performances by the Wintergreen Festival Orchestra in the Dunlop Pavilion (formerly the Evans Center) at Wintergreen Resort during July and August. Enjoy Pre-concert talks with Artistic and Executive Director Larry Alan Smith – 45 minutes before each performance.

Start:July 7, 2014 9:00 am
End:August 3, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Wintergreen Resort
Phone:434-325-8292
Address:
39 Wintergreen Drive, Roseland, VA, 22967
Cost:$$

July 12, 2014

Blackberry Season at Hill Top Berry Farm & Winery

Hill-Top-Berry-Farm-Berry-picking-imageBlackberry Season at Hill Top Berry Farm & Winery.  Pick your own blackberries, U-pick only, priced by the quart.  Extended hours for blackberry season 9AM to 5PM daily. Route 612 (off Route 151)  434-361-1266.

 

Start:July 12, 2014 9:00 am
End:August 10, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Hill Top Berry Farm & Winery
Phone:434-361-1266
Address:
2800 Berry Hill Road, Nellysford, VA, 22958

July 23, 2014

Wacky Wednesday – Library Event (All Ages)

Wacky Wednesday:  Wednesday, July 23, All Day.

Visit the Nelson Memorial Library anytime on Wednesday, July 23 – find some wacky changes in the library (or the library staff) and win a wacky prize!

 

Start:July 23, 2014 10:00 am
End:July 23, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: Nelson Memorial Library
Address:
8521 Thomas Nelson Hwy, Lovingston, VA, 22949
Cost:Free

Planning Commission Meeting

Start:July 23, 2014 7:00 pm
End:July 23, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: County Courthouse, General District Courtroom

July 24, 2014

Broadband Authority Meeting

Start:July 24, 2014 6:00 pm
End:July 24, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Nelson County Court House
Phone:434-263-7000
Address:
84 Court House Square, Lovingston, VA, 22949

July 25, 2014

Blackberries at Dickie Brothers Orchard

Blackberries at Dickie Brothers Orchard.

Start:July 25, 2014 9:00 am
End:July 25, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Dickie Brothers Orchard
Phone:434-277-5516
Address:
2552 Dickie Road, Roseland, VA, 22967

Greg Ward live at Blue Mountain Barrel House

Greg Ward live at Blue Mountain Barrel House.

Start:July 25, 2014 6:00 pm
End:July 25, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Blue Mountain Barrel House
Phone:434-263-4002
Address:
495 Cooperative Way, Arrington, VA, 22922

Bennie Dodd live at Wild Wolf Brewing Company

Bennie Dodd live at Wild Wolf Brewing Company.

Start:July 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End:July 25, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Wild Wolf Brewing Company
Phone:434-361-0088
Address:
2461 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Nellysford, Virginia, 22958

Jazz Session at Rapunzel’s

Jazz Session at Rapunzel’s.

Start:July 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End:July 25, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Rapunzel's Coffee & Books
Phone:434-263-6660
Address:
924 Front Street, Lovingston, VA, 22949

July 26, 2014

Yard, Craft and Art Sale at Fleetwood Community Center

Yard, Craft and Art Sale at Fleetwood Community Center.

Start:July 26, 2014 6:00 am
End:July 26, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Fleetwood Community Center
Phone:434-277-5235
Address:
1357 Crabtree Falls Highway, Roseland, VA, 22967

Le Chic Picnic, LLC at Nelson Farmers Market

Le ChiC piCniC crepe imageLe Chic Picnic, LLC is a kitchen on wheels offering picnic totes, soups, sandwiches, light sweet fares, and homemade beverages.  Inspired by French and International cuisine, our Chefs Danielle and Jane prepare happy and tasty gluten-free creations using whole food, seasonal, organic ingredients.

Come join us, at the Nelson County Farmers Market for our special once a month Market “Chic Crepes Day” (Danielle’s winning recipe at the 2014 Virginia B & B Association Cooking Contest). www.lechicpicnic.com

 

Start:July 26, 2014 8:00 am
End:July 26, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Nelson Farmers Market Cooperative
Phone:434-244-2399
Address:
3079 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Nellysford, VA, 22967

Nelson Farmers Market Cooperative

Nelson Farmers Market Cooperative.

Start:July 26, 2014 8:00 am
End:July 26, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Nelson Farmers Market Cooperative
Phone:434-244-2399
Address:
3079 Rockfish Valley Hwy., Nellysford, VA, 22958

Grilled Peaches at Saunders Brothers Farm Market!

Grilled Peaches at Saunders Brothers Farm Market!

Start:July 26, 2014 9:00 am
End:July 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Saunders Brothers Orchard & Farm Market
Phone:434-277-5455
Address:
2717 Tye Brook Highway, Piney River, VA, 22964

Linda Sheridan-Nay and Jimmy Catlett live at Democracy Vineyards

Linda Sheridan-Nay and Jimmy Catlett live at Democracy Vineyards.

Start:July 26, 2014 2:00 pm
End:July 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Democracy Vineyards
Phone:434-263-8463
Address:
585 Mountain Cove Road, Lovingston, VA, 22949

Afton After Hours at Afton Mountain Vineyards

Afton After Hours at Afton Mountain Vineyards.

Start:July 26, 2014 6:00 pm
End:July 26, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Afton Mountain Vineyards
Phone:540-456-8667
Address:
234 Vineyard Lane, Afton, VA, 22920

James Painter Trio live at Wild Wolf

James Painter Trio live at Wild Wolf Brewing Company.

Start:July 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End:July 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Wild Wolf Brewing Company
Phone:434-361-0088
Address:
2461 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Nellysford, Virginia, 22958

Chamomile and Whiskey live at Rapunzel’s

Chamomile and Whiskey live at Rapunzel’s.

Start:July 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End:July 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Rapunzel's Coffee & Books
Phone:434-263-6660
Address:
924 Front Street, Lovingston, VA, 22949

Summer Runnin Night Run – Devils Backbone Adventures

Devils_Backbone_Nightime_imageDevils Backbone Brewing Company (Basecamp.) 5K/10K Trail Run. 8PM.  Ah Summer.  Too hot to run in the sun, we take to the dark and cooler trails in Nelson County.  Full festive mode will be required as we treat our runners to the good stuff at Devils Backbone.  Crossroads of Rt. 151 and Rt. 664.

Start:July 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End:July 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Devils Backbone Brewing Company
Phone:434-361-1001
Address:
200 Mosbys Run, Roseland, VA, 22967

July 27, 2014

Live Music, Brewery Tours and Steal the Glass at Wild Wolf

Live Music, Brewery Tours and Steal the Glass at Wild Wolf Brewing Company.

Start:July 27, 2014 11:30 am
End:July 27, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Wild Wolf Brewing Company
Phone:434-361-0088
Address:
2461 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Nellysford, Virginia, 22958

Live Music at Devils Backbone Brewing Company

Gary Randal live 12Noon and Tony Bruno live 6PM.

Start:July 27, 2014 12:00 pm
End:July 27, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Devils Backbone Brewing Company
Phone:434-361-1001
Address:
200 Mosbys Run, Roseland, VA, 22967