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.