Local Events

December 7 – January 1 – Celebration of Lights in Riverside Park, Lynchburg

December 9 – Holiday House Tour in Farmville

December 9, 16, 23 – Mistletoe Market with Carriage Rides and Santa at Lynchburg Community Market

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 & 15 – Sip & Shop at Paint Me Pretty Hair Salon & Boutique, Appomattox

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

December 16 – Holiday Open House and Cookie Exchange at DeVault Vineyards

December 24 – January 1 – 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 19 – “Sense & Sensibility” at the Academy Center of the Arts in Lynchburg

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

January 28 – “Cinderella” at Opera on the James in Lynchburg

February 10 – “Sonnets & Chocolates” with Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams and Patsy Cline at the Academy Center of the Arts, Lynchburg

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

March 25 – Lynchburg Mini Maker Faire at Randolph College

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