Calendar of Events

July/August 2015 Calendar of Events

July 1-31
“Where’s Waldo?” BUY LOCAL Scavenger Hunt
At participating stores throughout Lynchburg.
Sponsored by the Retail Merchants Association.
For information visit www.buylocallynchburg.com.

July 2-3, 5
“Counter/Top”
Lynchburg Parks and Recreation’s Miller Center
301 Grove Street, Lynchburg
For performance times and tickets visit www.endstationtheatre.org.

July 3
Celebrate Independence Day
National D-Day Memorial
3 Overload Circle, Bedford
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Fireworks can be viewed from Centertown Bedford or Liberty Lake Park.
Regular fees apply. More information at (540) 586-3329 or www.dday.org.

Celebrate America
Thomas Road Baptist Church
5 p.m.; fireworks at dusk
Free carnival open to the public; inflatables; food vendors.
Tune in to listen at The Journey 88.3 FM.

Friday Cheers featuring Burning Bridges
Lynchburg Community Market
5:30 to 9 p.m.

First Friday at the Lynchburg Museum
901 Court Street, Lynchburg
5 to 8 p.m.
Free to the general public.

First Friday at Riverviews Artspace
901 Jefferson Street G3, Lynchburg
5:30 p.m. to Midnight
Free and open to the public.

July 4
2015 Classic Car Cruise
Main Street, Altavista
5 to 8:30 p.m.
More information at (434) 401-9729 or www.altavistaontrack.com.

Red, White & You at Peaks of Otter Winery
2122 Sheep Creek Road, Bedford
Noon to 5 p.m.
Visit the National D-Day Memorial and stop by the winery for some
“Chili Dawg,” an apple-pepper wine. www.peaskofotterwinery.com.

July 9-12
“Counter/Top”
Lynchburg Parks and Recreation’s Miller Center
301 Grove Street, Lynchburg
7:30 p.m.
For tickets visit www.endstationtheatre.org.

July 10
Second Fridays in Centertown Bedford
5 to 8 p.m.
Art Galleries, museums and shops will be open.

Friday Cheers featuring Apple Butter Soul
Lynchburg Community Market
5:30 to 9 p.m.

July 15
Applications for Lynchburg Christmas & Holiday Parade 2015
Open submissions accepted for floats; sponsored by Lynchburg RMA.
Visit www.LynchburgChristmasParade.com.

July 18
Family Day 40s Festival
National D-Day Memorial
3 Overload Circle, Bedford
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Students free; regular fees for adults. More information at
(540) 586-3329 or www.dday.org.

July 19
VCCA Open Studios
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts
154 San Angelo Drive, Amherst
4 to 6 p.m.
Tour open studios and visit working writers, artists and composers.
Explore the grounds, see the sculpture collection, meet the staff. Free admission.

July 20-24
Teacher Recertification Camp
Lynchburg Museum
901 Court Street, Lynchburg
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
$50 per teacher. For information contact (434) 455-4424 or
email whitney.roberts@lynchburgva.gov.

July 23 -26
“Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash”
Academy of Fine Arts Warehouse Theatre
1101 Jefferson Street, Suite 100, Lynchburg
7:30 p.m.
For tickets visit www.endstationtheatre.org.

July 24-25
“A Few Steps Shy of Heaven”—An Evening of Short Plays
Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg
7 to 9 p.m.
Historically inspired one-acts authored and directed by local creatives.
Tickets are $10. Visit www.gravegarden.org for more information.

July 25
Big Lick hosts Heat of the Night Band
4001 Murray Place, Lynchburg
8 to 11 p.m.

July 29-31; Aug. 1 and 2
“Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash”
Academy of Fine Arts Warehouse Theatre
1101 Jefferson Street, Suite 100, Lynchburg
For performance times and tickets visit www.endstationtheatre.org.

August 4
Coast Guard’s 225th Birthday
National D-Day Memorial
3 Overload Circle, Bedford
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Guard members receive free admission to the Memorial.
More information at (540) 586-3329 or www.dday.org.

August 7
First Friday at the Lynchburg Museum
901 Court Street, Lynchburg
5 to 8 p.m.
Free to the general public.

First Friday at Riverviews Artspace
901 Jefferson Street, G3, Lynchburg
5:30 p.m. to Midnight
Free and open to the public.

August 14
Second Fridays in Centertown Bedford
5 to 8 p.m.
Art Galleries, museums and shops will be open.
August 15
Keep the Spirit of 45 Alive Concert
National D-Day Memorial
3 Overload Circle, Bedford
7 to 9 p.m.
More information at (540) 586-3329 or www.dday.org

August 21
Indians Along the James:
From Hunters and Gatherers to the Powhatan Chiefdom
Lynchburg Museum
901 Court Street, Lynchburg
3 p.m.
$10 per person, members free; more information email
whitney.roberts@lynchburgva.gov.

August 28—30
An Apple a Day Open House at Peaks of Otter Winery
2122 Sheep Creek Road, Bedford
Noon to 5 p.m.
Sample a variety of apples and wines; www.peaskofotterwinery.com.

Bedford County Fair
2074 Smith Mountain Lake Parkway, Bedford
Free admission and parking. For more information,
visit jhupp@bedfordcountyva.gov or (540) 587-5670.


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