Local Events

August 16 – Fun Run with Appomattox Courthouse NHP starting at the North Carolina Monument Pull-off

August 17 – YonderPhonics at Castle Hill Cider in Keswick

August 18 – “Trial by Fire”, “Roving Ranger”, “Written in the Stars” programs at Holliday Lake State Park

August 19 – 2017 Virginia Craft Brewers Fest in Lynchburg

August 19-20 – Wolfswood Faire by Wolfbane Productions

August 19 – Clover Hill Village Wine Festival

August 24 – Lockn’ Festival in Arrington

August 21 – Rick Johnson’s Acoustic at Baine’s Books and Coffee

August 25 – “Trial by Fire”, “Roving Ranger”, “Written in the Stars” programs at Holliday Lake State Park

August 26 – The Babcock House restaurant will be CLOSED in order to cater the Member-Guest Dinner at Falling River Country Club

August 26 – Dog Walk with Appomattox Courthouse NHP starting at Lee’s Headquarters Pull-off

August 26 – “Ride with the Devil” showing at the American Civil War Museum

August 26 – Misfit Masquerade by Wolfbane Productions

August 27 – “High Flyers”, “Meet the Mammals”, “Gone Fishing” programs and Native American Campsite Tour at Holliday Lake State Park

August 31 – Rick Johnson’s Acoustic at Baine’s Books and Coffee

August 31 – Joel Seeney Concert Series at Appomattox Courthouse NHP

September 2 – First Saturday Market Day at Local APX

September 2 – Sunset Saturday at Hickory Hill Vineyards in Moneta

September 7-30 – “Rocky Horror Picture Show” by Wolfbane Productions

September 9 – Family Fun Day at DeVault Vineyards

September 9 – Joel Sweeney Festival at Appomattox Courthouse NHP

September 9 – Lynchburg Art Festival at EC Glass High School

September 9 – Ken & Bonnie Swanson at Baines Books & Coffee

September 12 – “Battling Starvation” Happy Hour by the American Civil War Museum at Macado’s in Farmville

September 14 – Rick Johnson’s Acoustic at Baines Books & Coffee

September 15 – Sean Elliott, Jr. & 460 South Band at Abbitt Park

September 16 – Lynchburg Beer & Wine Festival at Lynchburg City Stadium

September 16 – “Cold Mountain” showing at the American Civil War Museum

September 16 – Ralph Hamlett 5k, Fun Run and Walk

September 21 – Rick Johnson’s Acoustic at Baine’s Books and Coffee

September 22-23 – Virginia 10 Miler Road Run

September 23 – Farm Girls Vintage Faire at Evergreen Lavender Farm

September 23 – 1st Annual Appomattox Oyster Festival at Clover Hill Village

September 28 – “To be Free, a Citizen and a Voter” at the American Civil War Museum

September 28 – Rick Johnson’s Acoustic at Baine’s Books and Coffee

September 29-30 – Lantern Tours at the Appomattox Courthouse National Historical Park

September 30-October 1- Pallas Athena Ladies Aid Society at the American Civil War Museum

September 30 – The Lone Bellow playing at Riverfront Park

October 5 & 6 – Homeschool Days at Patrick Henry’s Red Hill

October 7 – First Saturday Market Day at Local APX

October 10 – “Appomattox After the War” Happy Hour at Bull Daddy’s by the American Civil War Museum

October 14 – Showing of “Hocus Pocus” at Wolfbane Productions

October 14 – Homesteaders of America Conference in Warrenton

October 14 – Railroad Festival in Downtown Appomattox

October 15 – Farm Use String Band at the Babcock House for Brunch

October 19-28 – Crawford Farm Ghost Tour by Wolfbane Productions

October 21 – “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” showing at the American Civil War Museum

October 21 – Flying Fish Seafood Festival; Call (434)209-2977 for tickets

October 21 – Mountain View Vintage Market in Bedford

October 26 – “The Impact of Dreams” at the American Civil War Museum

November 4 – First Saturday Market Day at Local APX

November 6 – Bluegrass, Barbeque & Brew at Patrick Henry’s Red Hill

November 9 – Civil War Conversation at the American Civil War Museum

November 11 – Nurses’ Benefit Ball at the Farmville Municipal Golf Course; Call (434)315-2437 for tickets

November 14 – “The Notorious Miss doctor Mary E. Walker” Happy Hour at Charley’s in Lynchburg by the American Civil War Museum

December 2 – First Saturday Market Day at Local APX

December 2 – Wolves of Winter by Wolfbane Productions

December 3 – A Lavender Christmas at Evergreen Lavender Farm

December 9 – Holiday House Tour in Farmville

December 10 – Holiday Open House at the Appomattox Courthouse National Historical Park

December 12 – “Bread or Blood” Happy Hour at Macado’s in Farmville by the American Civil War Museum

December 14 – “Champ Ferguson, Confederate Outlaw” at the American Civil War Museum

December 24 – January 6 – The Babcock House will be CLOSED

2018

January 1 – First Day Hikes at Holliday Lake State Park

January 9 – “Impact of Changes in Weapons During the War” Happy Hour at Bull Daddy’s by the American Civil War Musuem

January 17 – Wine Dinner at the Babcock House – Call (434) 352-7532 for reservations!

January 25 – “The History and Hollywood of ‘Glory'” at the American Civil War Museum

February 13 – “Virginians in Blue” Happy Hour at Charley’s in Lynchburg by the American Civil War Museum

February 14- 17 – Valentine’s Dinner at the Babcock House – Call (434) 352-7532 for reservations!

February 22 – “Robert Smalls” at the American Civil War Museum

March 13 – “Elizabeth Keckley” Happy Hour at Macado’s in Farmville by the American Civil War Museum

March 22 – “Nature’s Civil War: the Common Soldier and the Environment in 1862” at the American Civil War Museum

April 1 – Easter Buffet at the Babcock House – Call (434)352-7532 for tickets!

April 10 – “The Mystery of the Disappearing Change” Happy Hour at Bull Daddy’s by the American Civil War Museum

April 26 – “Shifting Grounds: Nationalism in the South” at the American Civil War Museum

May 8 – “Jubal Early’s Influence after the War” Happy Hour at Charley’s in Lynchburg by the American Civil War Museum

May 13 – Mother’s Day Buffet at the Babcock House – Call (434) 352-7532 for tickets!

May 18-19 – Liberty University & Longwood Universtiy graduations – Now taking room reservations!

May 20 – An Herbal Faire at Evergreen Lavender Farm

May 24 – “When did the Civil War End?” at the American Civil War Museum

May 31 – July 21 – Farm visits Thursday- Saturday at Evergreen Lavender Farm

June 2 – Arts & Heritage Festival at Appomattox Courthouse NHP

June 16 – Evergreen Lavender Festival

June 17 – Barbequed Suckling Pig at the Babcock House for Father’s Day – Call (434)352-7532 for reservations!

July 3-5 – the Babcock House will be CLOSED.

July 4 – Independene Day at Patrick Henry’s Red Hill