Virginia Festivals 2016, 2017

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.

Blue Ridge Music Festival 2016

May 21, 2016

Salem Stadium, Salem, Virginia

For two magical days the Blue Ridge Music Festival entertains country music fans with amazing performers that dazzle audiences with their talent. Headliners will be well known artists, and attendees will sing along to familiar songs. Formerly only one day in length, the Festival's new two-day format allows attendees to see more performances... Read More
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
Leesburg Beer Fest 2016

April 30, 2016

Village at Leesburg, Leesburg, Virginia

Gotta Day Campout 2016

April, 2016

The Cove Campgrounds - Gore, VA 22637, Gore, Virginia

Spotlight on the Arts 2016

April, 2016

The Sherwood Center , Fairfax, Virginia

Norfolk NATO Festival 2016

April, 2016

Downtown, Town Point Park , Norfolk, Virginia

Arts N Crafts Fair 2016

April, 2016

nZone - Chantilly, VA 20151, Chantilly, Virginia

4 19 Gotta Day Campout 2016

April, 2016

The Cove Campgrounds, Gore, Virginia

Heritage Day 2016

April, 2016

Graves Mountain Lodge, Inc. , Syria, Virginia

Olde Liberty Fibre Faire 2016

April, 2016

Bedford Lions Club , Bedford, Virginia

Spring Garden Festival 2016

April, 2016

Spring Garden Festival, Goochland, Virginia

Beaverdam Wine Festival 2016

April, 2016

John Lewis Thompson Learning Center, Beaverdam, Virginia

Haymarket's Earth Day and Spring Festival 2016

April, 2016

Downtown - Haymarket, VA 20169, Haymarket, Virginia

Great Grapes Wine Arts and Food Festival Reston VA 2016

April, 2016

Reston Town Center - Reston, VA 20190, Reston, Virginia

Spring Carnival & Vendor Show 2016

April, 2016

Real World Worship Center, Newport News, Virginia

Sensational Arts and Craft Show and ThirtyThird Herb S 2016

April, 2016

The Fred Heutte Center - Norfolk, VA 23507, Norfolk, Virginia

Toyota Owners 400 Nascar Sprint Cup Series Race 2016

April, 2016

Richmond International Raceway , Richmond, Virginia

Racin' and Tastin' 2016

April, 2016

Community Market - Danville, VA 24541, Danville, Virginia

Virginia International Tattoo 2016

April, 2016

Scope Arena , Norfolk, Virginia

Visual Textures National Juried Exhibit 2016

April, 2016

Fredericksburg Center for Creative Arts - Fredericksburg, VA 22401, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Virginia Beach Earth Day 2016

April, 2016

Mount Trashmore Park , Virginia Beach, Virginia

Fairfax Spotlight on the Arts 2016

April, 2016

Multiple Locations in Fairfax, Fairfax, Virginia

Williamsburg Music & Wine Festival 2016

April, 2016

Williamsburg Moose Lodge , Williamsburg, Virginia

Rocahock Bluegrass and BBQ 2016

April, 2016

Rockahock Campground - Lanexa, VA 23089, Lanexa, Virginia

Rocahock Bluegrass & BBQ 2016

April, 2016

Rockahock Campground , Lanexa, Virginia