Spring Festivals

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    Welcome to springtime in Virginia!


    Five Festivals You Can't Miss 

    April 10 - May 24 in various cities in the Coastal Virginia region: For 18 years The Virginia Arts Festival  has brought the world’s great artists to performance venues throughout the Coastal Virginia - Hampton Roads area. Incredible artists, commissioned works, extraordinary collaborations, and unforgettable performances ... it’s all waiting for you.

    April 24 - May 3 in Winchester: The Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival is celebrating its 88th year with a brand new event! Check out the Winchester Cider Tastings and Orchard Tours offered at Winchester Ciderworks on April 26.

    May 1-2 in Galax: HoustonFest is dedicated to the memory of Houston Kyle Caldwell. Artists in Galax and surrounding communities are often referred to as a “family” of musicians. There definitely will be no shortage of incredible bluegrass and oldtime mountain music at Felts Park in Galax first weekend in May.

    May 15-17 in Richmond: The nation's largest outdoor sports and music festival is Dominion Riverrock, a three-day riverside experience in an urban setting with great food, craft beer and wine nearby.

    May 16-17 in Mount VernonThe Spring Wine Festival & Sunset Tour celebrates the history of Virginia wine with candlelit mansion tours and live music on the east lawn overlooking the scenic Potomac River.


    More Festival Links: Wine Festivals | Summer Festivals 

Arts & Crafts Festivals

Crozet - Crozet Arts & Crafts Festival Spring Show

Chincoteague Island - Mar. 25, 26 - Annual Easter Decoy & Art Festival

Food, Wine and Beer Festivals

Leesburg - May 30 - Annual Strawberry Festival

brambleton - May 30 - Brambleton Brew Fest

South Hill - May 30 - South Hill Rhythm and Brew Bash

Centreville - May 30, 31 - Vintage Virginia Wine and Food Festival

Newport News - May 28 - 30, 31 - Newport News Greek Festival

Hayes - Oct. 21 - Abingdon Seafood Festival

Chincoteague Island - May 7 - Annual Chincoteague Seafood Festival

Festivals for Outdoor Fun and Music

Hampton - May 30, 31 - Blackbeard Pirate Festival

Salem - May 30 - 31 - Blue Ridge Music Festival in Salem

St. Paul - May 28 - 30 - Clinch River Days Festival

Herndon - May 30, 31 - Herndon Festival

Virginia Beach - May 29 - 31 - Patriotic Festival: A Celebration of Our Military

Fieldale - May 21 - Fieldale Heritage Festival

Last Updated: 4/28/2015 11:27 AM
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