Full Nelson Friday at Blue Mountain Brewery. 5PM to 9PM. Every Friday, join us for Full Nelson Happy Hour 5PM to 9PM and live music 5:30PM to 8PM! July 23 Wampshow. 540-456-8020. www.bluemountainbrewery.com 9519 Critzers Shop Road, Afton, VA 22920.
Friday Cheers at Blue Mountain Barrel House. Join us every Friday for live music 5:30PM to 8PM. Live music July 23 Bob Keel. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy panoramic mountain views. Our food truck will also be open. www.bluemountainbarrel.com 495 Cooperative Way, Arrington, VA, 22922. 434-263-4002.
Sunsets with Slice Versa Food Truck at Bryant’s Cider. 4PM to 8PM. We’re celebrating Fridays with Slice Versa, Central Virginia’s newest pizza food truck! Slice Versa focuses on community, and the best quality local ingredients the area has to offer. Come try a delicious slice and cider while you enjoy the gorgeous farm sunset. Skip the crowds and chill on the farm! 571-723-3260. 3224 East Branch Loop, Roseland, VA, 22967. www.bryantscider.com
Live Music at Wood Ridge Farm Brewery. 7PM to 10PM.Come listen to some local musicians! 434-422-6225. 165 Old Ridge Road, Lovingston, VA, 22949. https://woodridgefarmbreweryva.com/
July 23, 24, 25
Live Music at Blue Toad Hard Cider. July 23 live music by Isabel Bailey Band 4PM to 7PM, July 24 live music by Galen Hamilton 4PM to 7PM, July 25 live music by Mark Ryan and Brandon Loving Music 2PM to 5PM. Tasty ciders from yours truly! 462 Winery Lane, Roseland, VA 22967. 434-760-9200. www.bluetoadhardcider.com
Nelson Farmers Market Cooperative. 8AM to 12PM. Our market started in 1997 when a handful of farmers in Nelson County decided to form a private cooperative to help local residents have better access to fresh local produce. The rest is history. 23 years later, the Nelson Farmers’ Market Cooperative has grown to over 50 vendors and continues to bring a wonderful variety of produce, baked goods, plants, arts, crafts and much more to our local community. Open every Saturday through October 30, 2021. 804-761-7581. www.nelsonfarmersmarket.com firstname.lastname@example.org 3079 Rockfish Valley Highway, Nellysford, 22958.
Live Music at Brewing Tree Beer Company. Live music performers: July 24 Sharif 1PM to 4PM. 540-381-0990. 9278 Rockfish Valley Highway, Afton, VA, 22920. https://brewingtreebeer.com/
Barrel Barn Music Series at Bold Rock Hard Cider. 1PM to 4PM. Join us at the Barrel Barn for live music from Jon Spear Band! This is a free and family-friendly event! 434-361-1030. 1020 Rockfish Valley Highway, Nellysford, VA, 22958. http://www.boldrock.com/
Summer Story Saturday at Cardinal Point Vineyard and Winery. 5:30PM to 7PM. Join us for true stories outdoors under the awning! One Saturday each month is made in the shade with a collection of true stories by Big Blue Door storytellers inspired by changing monthly themes. July 24 our theme is “Misunderstanding.” As you listen sip a delightful, refreshing beverage created by Cardinal Point’s expert winemakers! You’ll be protected from the sun and rain but not from the strange, hilarious, and true! The show is “Pay What You Will”. 540-456-8400. 9423 Batesville Road, Afton, VA, 22920. www.cardinalpointwinery.com
MinPin Skate Competition at Rockfish Valley Community Center. 4PM to 9PM at the SK8 Nelson Skate Park. Game of S.K.A.T.E, Best Trick–Street, Best Trick—Ramp. $5 admission for Game of S.K.A.T.E–winner takes 50% of the entry fees. With Slice Versa Pizza, Blue Mountain Brewery brews, and more! Vendors: B. Cool Clothing, Beautiful Skateboarding, Jnutz Glass, Bakwuds Skateboards, Albemarle Hemp Company, and Sploosh Wax. Huge thanks to the competition sponsors! Action for All, Michael Bailey Farmers Agency, Freestyle, Upper Level Screenprinting, Esoteric Manufacturing, Blue Ridge Pig, Blue Ridge Bucha, and CV/CBD.
434-361-0100. www.rockfishcc.org 190 Rockfish School Lane, Afton, VA, 22920.
Live Music at Wood Ridge Farm Brewery. 7PM to 10PM. Live music by Pete Turpin Band. 434-422-6225. 165 Old Ridge Road, Lovingston, VA, 22949. https://woodridgefarmbreweryva.com/
Food Truck at Bryant’s Cider Farm. Open 11AM to 8PM. Food service begins at 2PM. Join us in welcoming The Pie Guy food truck to the farm. Skip the crowds and chill on the farm! 571-723-3260. 3224 East Branch Loop, Roseland, VA, 22967. www.bryantscider.com
July 24, 25
Slice Versa Pizza at Rockfish Valley Community Center. Saturday 12PM to 5PM, Sunday 12PM to 4PM. With locally sourced ingredients and naturally leavened dough, Slice Versa makes the best pizza you’ve ever had. Don’t believe it? Please, taste for yourself. At Slice Versa, you’ll taste the difference. 434-361-0100. www.rockfishcc.org 190 Rockfish School Lane, Afton, VA, 22920.
July 24 and 25
Music and Munchies at 12 Ridges Vineyard. 12PM to 5PM. Lex Vegas Bistro 12PM to 5PM. Live music by Far Away 1PM to 4PM. 434-996-4252. 24981 Blue Ridge Parkway, Vesuvius, VA 24483. www.12ridges.com
Super Peach Sunday at Drumheller’s Orchard. 11AM to 5PM. We will have fresh tree ripened peaches, white and yellow, available. Live music and food. Please feel free to call, email, or message us on Facebook at any time. One mile behind Nelson County High School. 1130 Drumheller’s Orchard Lane, Lovingston, VA, 22949. www.drumhellersorchard.com 434-263-5036 email@example.com
Raceside Market at Woodson’s Mill. 1PM to 4PM. Come out to the mill and see the water wheel in action and take home some stone ground goodness. You’ll be able to buy our signature Virginia grown flour and meal along with goods from several other artisan producers. Vendors will set up for the afternoon and visitors are invited to stay for the duration. This is an outdoor event and will be held in accordance with state guidelines. 804-803-1794. 3211. Lowesville Road, Roseland, VA 22967. www.woodsonsmill.com
Live Music at Brewing Tree Beer Company. 2PM to 5PM. Live music: July 25 Alex Arbaugh. 540-381-0990. 9278 Rockfish Valley Highway, Afton, VA, 22920. https://brewingtreebeer.com/
Live Music on the Deck at Cardinal Point Vineyard and Winery. 2PM to 5PM. Join us every Sunday afternoon for live music. July 25 Paulo Franco. 540-456-8400. 9423 Batesville Road, Afton, VA, 22920. www.cardinalpointwinery.com
Summer Yoga Series at Bryant’s Cider Farm. 10:30AM to 11:30AM. A weekly yoga session at the farm. Come for the yoga, stay for the 0g sugar cider! 571-723-3260. 3224 East Branch Loop, Roseland, VA, 22967. www.bryantscider.com+
Trivia Uncorked!! at Cardinal Point Vineyard and Winery. 7PM to 9PM. A Summer Team Trivia Challenge for teams up to 6 players. Weekly prizes. Grand Prize. Games start at 7PM. Enjoy a food truck before the game starts! Call Cardinal Point with your team name prior to day of event. 540-456-8400. 9423 Batesville Road, Afton, VA, 22920. www.cardinalpointwinery.com
Food Truck at Rockfish Valley Community Center 11AM to 6PM. El Chilango Food Truck. 434-361-0100. www.rockfishcc.org 190 Rockfish School Lane, Afton, VA, 22920.
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