Virginia Festivals 2016, 2017

Viva Vienna 2016

May, 2016

Downtown , Vienna, Virginia

ViVa Vienna is a three-day family- and community-oriented festival celebrating Memorial Day in Vienna, VA. Vienna’s historic Freeman House, Old Vienna Railroad Station and Church Street provide the backdrop for this celebration that features more than 300 vendors and local artisans, amusement rides, food prepared by local restaurants... Read More
Rosewood Crawfish Festival 2016

May, 2016

The Rosewood Crawfish Festival, Columbia, Virginia

This festival could not be more family friendly, delicious crawfish inspired foods are abundant right alongside plenty of rides and bounce houses. There is an annual 5K race to either watch or participate in. Great Creole food and fun are improved by listening to top musicians who play all day... Read More
Kingsfest 2016

June, 2016

Kings Dominion Kingswood Amphitheatre, Doswell, Virginia

For three days event goers experience the best in contemporary christian music during the KingsFest praise and worship festival, held in the Kings Dominion Park. Attendees can camp on site, and can find Christian vendors selling literature and other religious materials. The immersive experience includes praise (singing), worship and speakers... Read More
Shaggfest 2016

June, 2016

Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach (Formerly Virginia Beach Amphitheatre), Virginia Beach, Virginia

Shaggfest takes place at the Farm Bureau Live amphitheater, it is an annual summer event in Virginia Beach. The festival features one full day of local and national artists performing on one stage, a rare thing to find. Reggae, rap, R&B, and rock are just a few of the wide variety of genres featured... Read More
Hampton Jazz Festival 2016

June, 2016

Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, Virginia

Jazz music comes alive, with soul splitting beats and traditional roots, at the Hampton Jazz Festival. Featuring a diverse selection of only the finest in smooth, be-bop, and other styles, this is the best way in the area to quench your thirst of all things jazz. Talented performers in soul, blues, and R&B will be featured as well... Read More
Winter's Apocalypse Festival 2017

February, 2017

Strange Matter, Richmond, Virginia

Winter's Apocalypse Festival showcases raw and hardcore punk and grindcore music. Several bands take the stage during the two day event, packing the stage with powerful chords and intense lyrics. The event is held at Strange Matter in Richmond, Virginia. .. Read More
Chantilly Farm Bluegrass & BBQ Festival 2016

May 27, 2016

Floyd, Floyd, Virginia

Crooked Road's Youth Music Festival 2016

May, 2016

Heartwood: Southwest Virginia's, Blacksburg, Virginia

Faith Community Church 2016

May, 2016

Faith Community Church , Hampton, Virginia

Lucy's Weekend at Cooper Vineyards 2016

May, 2016

Cooper Vineyards , Louisa, Virginia

Chesapeake Jubilee 2016

May, 2016

Chesapeake City Park , Chesapeake, Virginia

Nokesville Day 2016

May, 2016

Fitzwater Drive , Nokesville, Virginia

AT&T Spring Town Point Virginia Wine Festival 2016

May, 2016

Town Point Park , Norfolk, Virginia

Danville Festival in the Park 2016

May, 2016

Ballou Park , Danville, Virginia

Weekend in the Park 2016

May, 2016

Jim Barnett Park , Winchester, Virginia

Rooster Walk 2016

May, 2016

Pop’s Farm, Axton, Virginia

VMRC Art Exhibition 2016

May, 2016

Park Gables Gallery , Harrisonburg, Virginia

Halifax County Heritage & Antique Machinery Festival 2016

May, 2016

Halifax County Fairgrounds , South Boston, Virginia

Virginia Watercolor Society Juried Exhibition 2016

May, 2016

James Madison University ‑ Duke Hall Gallery , Harrisonburg, Virginia

Beer Bourbon and BBQ Festival Richmond VA 2016

May, 2016

Richmond International Raceway Complex , Richmond, Virginia

Clinch River Days 2016

May, 2016

Downtown , Saint Paul, Virginia

Woodbridge Fine Art Festival 2016

May, 2016

Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center - Woodbridge, VA 22191, Woodbridge, Virginia

Lebanese Food Festival 2016

May, 2016

St. Anthony's Maronite Catholic Church, glen allen, Virginia

Jubilee in the Breaks 2016

May, 2016

Breaks Interstate Park Amphitheatre, Dickenson, Virginia

Blackbeard Pirate Festival 2016

May, 2016

Downtown Hampton , Hampton, Virginia

Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival 2016

May, 2016

Reston Town Center , Reston, Virginia

Jubilee in the Breaks 2016

May, 2016

Breaks Interstate Park Amphitheatre , Breaks, Virginia

Seafood Festival 2016

May, 2016

Tom's Cove Park , Chincoteague, Virginia

Virginia Burlesque and Sideshow 2016

May, 2016

Center Stage, Richmond, Virginia

Plumb Alley Day 2016

May, 2016

Alley Between Main & Valley Streets , Abingdon, Virginia

About Festivals in Virginia

Annual festival are abundant in Virginia. The African-American Heritage Festival in Manassas boasts over 100 booths including arts, food, and fashion and an antique car display. For the boating enthusiast, Norfolk hosts its Harborfest each year, providing activities for people of all ages. Busch Gardens has a Food and Wine Festival in Williamsburg featuring food from all over the globe. History and art fans will enjoy the Highlands Festival in Abingdon with its historical reenactments and art competitions.

Virginia music festivals are plentiful as well. The American Music Festival is held on the beachfront in Virginia Beach, featuring several genres of music including rock, jazz, and R&B. Roseland, in Central Virginia, provides classical music during its Wintergreen Summer Music Festival. Floydfest, located in the Blue Ridge Mountain area, features ten different stages and a food for every taste bud.

Virginia events of note include the Herndon Festival, the Xtreme Festival of the Blue Ridge, and the Summer Beer Festival. Herndon's Festival is in its 35th year providing rides, runs, and fireworks. The Xtreme Festival in Waynesboro has a BMX stunt show, a kayaking adventure, and a rock wall. The Summer Beer Festival is held at Virginia Tech. in Blacksburg, offering tasting for over 40 beers.