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

Richmond - Mar. 5, 6, 11 - Richmond Craftsmen's Spring Classic Art & Craft Festival

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

Chantilly - Apr. 1, 2, 3 - Chantilly Craftsmen's Spring Classic Art & Craft Festival

Food, Wine and Beer Festivals

Radford - Oct. 10 - New River Brewfest

Hayes - Oct. 21 - Abingdon Seafood Festival

Chincoteague Island - May 7 - Annual Chincoteague Seafood Festival

Front Royal - May 21 - Virginia Wine & Craft Festival

Festivals for Outdoor Fun and Music

Rocky Mount - Sep. 18 - 20 - Twisted Cow Music Festival

Nellysford - Apr. 10 - Rockfish Valley Foundation Kite Flying Festival

Newport News - May 7, 6, 5, 4, 2 - Newport News Children's Festival of Friends

Williamsburg - May 14 - Jamestown Day

Fieldale - May 21 - Fieldale Heritage Festival

St. Paul - Jun. 2, 2016 - 4, 2016 - Clinch River Days Festival

Last Updated: 4/28/2015 11:27 AM
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