Charlottesville Fall Festivals – Fall 2020 VA Events

Lockn-Interlocking Music Festival - Arrington, VA - Jul 19 to Jul 21, 2020
Takes place in June this year…Craft vendors, beer and food, artisan stage and other activities accompany a music festival on the Oak Ridge Estate in Arrington.

Taste of the Mountains Street Festival - Madison, VA - Sep 5 to Sep 5, 2020
One of the area’s top festivals since 1992. It features wine tasting, great foods, civil war reenactment, and craftsmen. There will be arts and crafts, bands, ranging from alternative rock to folk music and bluegrass. The Madison County High Marching Band will also be playing along with many individual vendors in their booths as well. Good fun for the whole family.

Lynchburg Beer & Wine & Cider Festival - Lynchburg, VA - Sep 12 to Sep 12, 2020
Over 5,000 guests attend the event at Lynchburg City Stadium. Enjoy samples of over 75 different craft beers, ciders, and wines from Virginia, plus local artisans, food, and live music. The Sampling Admission Ticket includes 10 4-oz samples of beer and cider, plus unlimited wine samples and a commemorative beer or wine glass.

Orange Street Festival - Orange, VA - Sep 12 to Sep 12, 2020
This popular festival features over 150 vendors, specialty food, live music and beers, and kids’ zone. Located along Main Street and inside Taylor Park. Free and open to the public.

Fall Fiber Festival - Montpelier Station, VA - Oct 3 to Oct 4, 2020
Fleece sale, fiber and crafts vendors, music, sheep dog trials, demonstrations, animal exhibits and more.

Flippin-Seaman Apple Butter Makin’ Festival - Tyro, VA - Oct 3 to Oct 17, 2020
Watch Silver Creek & Seamans’ Orchards make apple butter the old fashioned way, on the first and third Saturday in October.

Graves Mountain Resort Apple Harvest Festival - Syria, VA - Oct 3 to Oct 18, 2020
Features Bluegrass music, arts and craft vendors, good food, hayrides, and lots of apples and apple butter making.  Also pick your own apples from the orchard.  Located at Green Mountain Lodge, weekends only. Free Admission and Free Parking.

Heritage Harvest Festival - Charlottesville, VA - Oct 3 to Oct 3, 2020
Celebrate Thomas Jefferson’s legacy with this educational and family oriented festival held at Monticello. Tastings and chef demos, kids’ activities, workshops and tours, shopping, gardening, and more.

Virginia Fall Foliage Festival Art Show - Waynesboro, VA - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
Held in downtown Waynesboro, where 150+ artists and fine artisans will show their works at this juried outdoor festival, plus regional craft beer and gourmet food trucks.

Shenandoah Fall Foliage Bike Festival - Staunton, VA - Oct 16 to Oct 18, 2020
A full weekend of sightseeing and bike riding on any of 11 routes covering hundreds of miles among the fall foliage in the Shenandoah valley, with rides for all ages and abilities. Features breakfast and lunch activities.

C’ville Veggie Fest - Charlottesville, VA - Jan 1 to Sep 28, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: A festival celebrating a vegan diet, including food trucks, live music, and drinks

Gordonsville Fall Festival - Gordonsville, VA - Jan 1 to Oct 5, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: Annual fall festival at the Gordonsville Fire Department Fairgrounds