Find a Virginia fall festival to attend in 2019. Our events calendar for September, October and November 2019 has things to do across Virginia including activities in NOVA, Charlottesville, Roanoke, Richmond and Norfolk. Our list includes festivals celebrating the local harvest, food, music, beer, Oktoberfest and more.Last Major Update: August
Lockn-Interlocking Music Festival - Arrington, VA - Aug 22 to Aug 25, 2019
Craft vendors, beer and food, artisan stage and other activities accompany a music festival on the Oak Ridge Estate in Arrington.
Virginia Beach FunkFest Beach Party - Virginia Beach, VA - Aug 23 to Aug 24, 2019
10th annual. Funk and disco era bands, great home cooked-style food and more
Coastal Craft Beer Festival - Virginia Beach, VA - Aug 24, 2019
Neptune’s Park will be transformed into a craft beer lover’s haven, featuring local Virginia beers and cask ales, as well national and regional craft beers. Enjoy over 65 beers from 30 breweries, live music, food trucks, and more!
American Music Festival - Virginia Beach, VA - Aug 29 to Sep 2, 2019
One of the nation’s longest running and largest annual outdoor oceanfront music events featuring dozens of international recording acts.This annual festival will feature four major headline bands on the oceanfront 5th Street Main Stage. Definitely grab your tickets while you can! You can also enjoy the 17th Street DQ Grill and Chill Park, 24th Street Park, and 31st Street Park, all featuring more musical acts and all free.
Appaloosa Festival - Front Royal, VA - Aug 30 to Sep 1, 2019
A roots music festival in the Shenandoah Valley over Labor Day weekend. 30+ bands play bluegrass, celtic, Americana, country folk and more plus Hammock Village, camping, food and other vendors and more!
Taste of the Mountains Street Festival - Madison, VA - Aug 31, 2019
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.
Virginia Scottish Games - The Plains, VA - Aug 31 to Sep 1, 2019
Competitions include athletics, bagpipes, Highland dancing, British car / bike show and children’s games.
Ciderfest - Keswick, VA - Aug 31, 2019
All day family event at Castle Hill Cider with the best in cider tasting and gourmet foods.
Seniors Gala - Virginia Beach, VA - Sep 4, 2019
Dance to the big band’s music, eat food at the buffet, sip on cocktails, and have a fantastic evening at the Virginia Beach Convention Center Ballroom.
Mathews Market Days Festival - Mathews, VA - Sep 6 to Sep 7, 2019
A two day event held annually on the Friday and Saturday after Labor Day with arts/crafts, car show, pet parade, fresh produce, musical entertainment and more.
Orange Street Festival - Orange, VA - Sep 7, 2019
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.
Neptune’s Surfing Classic - Virginia Beach, VA - Sep 7 to Sep 8, 2019
Surfing competition with prizes
Olde Salem Days - Salem, VA - Sep 14, 2019
An arts and crafts festival in Southwest Virginia. Enjoy a free shuttle from the Salem Football Stadium, and food and beverages from Salem Farmer’s Market!
Kiwanis Club of Williamsburg Annual Shrimp Fest - Williamsburg, VA - Sep 14, 2019
All you can eat shrimp, hush puppies, coleslaw, baked beans, plus enjoy adult beverages and craft beer, live music, kids games, face painting, bounce house, cornhole and raffle along the banks of the James River. 100% of net proceeds stay in the community supporting local charities.
Henry Street Heritage Festival - Roanoke, VA - Sep 14, 2019
30th annual. The Henry Street Heritage Festival started in 1989 to life up and share the art, history & culture of the African American community of the Roanoake Valley with presentations of visual and performing arts, ethnic cuisine, plus health and human service displays and more!
43rd Street Festival of the Arts - Richmond, VA - Sep 14, 2019
Annual event with food, music, and arts/crafts. Fundraiser for Caritas.
Heart of Virginia Bike Festival - Hanover, VA - Sep 14, 2019
Come and cycle along the paths of Patrick Henry and the Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary route and enjoy central Virginia’s historic terrain and rolling countryside. Choose your route, with options between 11 miles and 102!
Neptune’s Fall Wine Festival - Virginia Beach, VA - Sep 14 to Sep 15, 2019
Taste from over 70 wines while you meet and greet the fascinating people who are forging Virginia’s reputation for quality wines. Enjoy delicious food, live entertainment and the opportunity to purchase the wines you like by the bottle and case.
Wine by the Lake - Spotsylvania, VA - Sep 14, 2019
Fifth annual event promoting local businesses, restaurants and wines held at Lake Anna State Park.
Cox Farms Fall Festival - Centreville, VA - Sep 14 to Nov 5, 2019
Hayride, corn maze, giant slides and more fall fun await
Nothin’ Fancy Bluegrass Festival - Buena Vista, VA - Sep 19 to Sep 21, 2019
A lineup of special guests and the bluegrass band Nothin’ Fancy, held at Glen Maury Park. Bring your own chair and enjoy the food vendors on site!
Edinburg Ole Time Festival - Edinburg, VA - Sep 20 to Sep 22, 2019
Music, arts/crafts, antique cars, food, parade and entertainment.
Roanoke Greek Festival - Roanoke, VA - Sep 20 to Sep 22, 2019
Thousands celebrate Greek culture and heritage with Greek food, music and more.
St. Benedict Oktoberfest - Richmond, VA - Sep 20 to Sep 22, 2019
This Richmond Oktoberfest was started in 2005 by Saint Benedict Parish. Free admission to the event which German music, dancing, food and beverages. Double arm stein holding contest. Shop in the Christkindlmarkt. Activities available for all ages. Kid’s area has many activities including a moon bounce. They will have commemorative steins for purchase on site at the festival for $20 and includes a free drink ticket, larger pour and $1 off each beer for the entire weekend. Beer sample glasses with logo for $5. Beer samples are 2 tickets ($2). On street parking is permitted with limited parking available at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts parking deck for $5. Please leave your pets at home. Location: 300 N. Sheppard St., Richmond, VA 23221
End of Summer Bay Bash - Virginia Beach, VA - Sep 20, 2019
Celebrate the end of summer with dancing, endless food and drinks, and music.
Fredericksburg Dog Fair & Masquerade Dog Parade - Fredericksburg, VA - Sep 21 to Sep 22, 2019
The Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center hosts pets of all kinds including dogs, cats, pigs, lizards, and so much more. Information on clubs, animal rescue, veterinarians and more.
Heritage Harvest Festival - Charlottesville, VA - Sep 21, 2019
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.
Bluemont Fair - Bluemont, VA - Sep 21 to Sep 22, 2019
A country fair in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, with contests, art show, authors and a children’s poetry contest, food, beer and wine, and live entertainment.
Lynchburg Beer & Wine & Cider Festival - Lynchburg, VA - Sep 21, 2019
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.
Wine and Oyster Festival - Montross, VA - Sep 21, 2019
Great wines, delicious local seafood, arts & crafts, and more!
Guinea Jubilee - Bena, VA - Sep 27 to Sep 28, 2019
40th annual. A two day event attracting thousands to celebrate and honor the way of life in the Guinea Neck. Enjoy cultural activities, arts & crafts, parade, seafood, fireworks and more.
Paley Music Festival - Richmond, VA - Sep 27 to Sep 29, 2019
2019 will celebrate French chamber music with two incredible Blunther pianos and a 1690 Goffredo Cappa violin. A music series since 1998.
Virginia Beach Neptune Festival - Virginia Beach, VA - Sep 27 to Oct 6, 2019
Enjoy the arts & crafts Show, 8K, regatta, vollyeball tournament, parade, youth art show, toast to hometown heroes, and more throughout Neptune the last weekend in September. Since 1974.
Lovettsville Oktoberfest - Lovettsville, VA - Sep 27 to Sep 28, 2019
Multiple biergartens, live music, vendors and more
International Sand Sculpting Championship - Virginia Beach, VA - Sep 27 to Oct 6, 2019
32 of the world’s best sculptors head to VaBch to turn grains of sand into works of art in just days!
State Fair of Virginia - Doswell, VA - Sep 27 to Oct 6, 2019
Held at the Meadow Event Park. Enjoy live music, including Grammy-winning artists, rides, agricultural displays and competitions, and more.
C’ville Veggie Fest - Charlottesville, VA - Sep 28, 2019
A festival celebrating a vegan diet, including food trucks, live music, and drinks
Harrisonburg International Festival - Harrisonburg, VA - Sep 28, 2019
Celebrate intercultural diversity at Hillandale Park. Free admission with food and crafts available for purchase.
Shenandoah Valley Fiber Festival - Berryville, VA - Sep 28 to Sep 29, 2019
Head to Clarke County Ruritan Fair Grounds for a fiber festival full of fun, instruction and demonstration, fiber sales, juried fleeces and fiber, plus animals like alpacas, goats, llamas, rabbits and sheep.
South Boston Harvest Festival - South Boston, VA - Sep 28, 2019
Celebrate fall in South Central Halifax County with fun for both adults and kids.
Boones Mill Apple Festival - Boones Mill, VA - Sep 28, 2019
Vendors, live entertainment, apples and more!
Williamsburg Celebrates Contemporary Artisans - Williamsburg, VA - Sep 28, 2019
Occurring alongside the Williamsburg Plein Air Art Show, contemporary artisans take over Duke of Gloucester Street for a day-long festival, and you can even experience watching the artists making the products as you watch!
Capital Ale House Oktoberfest - Fredericksburg, VA - Sep 28, 2019
Capital Ale House will celebrate Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg with Virginia beers, German food, live music, German dancers and Kinderplatz with kids activities. $2 cover charge benefits a local charity. Families are welcome but parent/guardian must accompany those under 21.
Hop n Hog – The Culpeper Block Party - Culpeper, VA - Sep 29, 2019
Live music, the best of regional BBQ, craft beer, Virginia cider, lawn games, and fun for the whole family
Arlington Valley Fest - Arlington, VA - Sep 29, 2019
Family-friendly event with art music and KidZone (all free) plus food and dessert trucks for purchases. Beer packages are $22 and include souvenir mug and drink tickets. Replaces Capitol City Oktoberfest, and is presented by New District Brewing Company.
Fort Belvoir Oktoberfest - Fort Belvoir, VA - Oct 3 to Oct 6, 2019
This annual Oktoberfest is a four day festival of German food, beer, music and dancing. Includes 10K walk and 5K challenge, carnival, kinder korner kids activity area, 21+ beer tent, Mr. & Mrs. Oktoberfest contest and more.
Crab Carnival - West Point, VA - Oct 4 to Oct 5, 2019
Parades, carnival, live bands, vendors, crab and more.
Fall Fiber Festival - Montpelier Station, VA - Oct 5 to Oct 6, 2019
Fleece sale, fiber and crafts vendors, music, sheep dog trials, demonstrations, animal exhibits and more.
Flippin-Seaman Apple Butter Makin’ Festival - Tyro, VA - Oct 5 to Oct 19, 2019
Watch Silver Creek & Seamans’ Orchards make apple butter the old fashioned way, on the first and third Saturday in October.
Gordonsville Fall Festival - Gordonsville, VA - Oct 5, 2019
Annual fall festival at the Gordonsville Fire Department Fairgrounds
Newport News Fall Festival of Folklife - Newport News, VA - Oct 5 to Oct 6, 2019
Arts/crafts, entertainment, children’s activities and food that attracts 70,000 annually.
Powhatan’s Festival of the Grape - Powhatan, VA - Oct 5, 2019
Annual wine festival, featuring more than 25 wineries, live music, 100 vendors, food trucks and more fun
Sorghum Festival - Clifford, VA - Oct 5 to Oct 6, 2019
A community event with sorghum syrup, apple butter, music and more.
Vienna Oktoberfest - Vienna, VA - Oct 5, 2019
An annual event on the first Saturday in October from 11 AM to 7 PM. Oktoberfest drinks, food. Live entertainment on three stages including a main stage for music. Family friendly games and children’s activities will also be available. Hosted by the Vienna Business Association. Free admission and entertainment. Pay as you go. Location: Church Street, Vienna VA
Martinsville Oktoberfest Arts and Crafts Festival - Martinsville, VA - Oct 5, 2019
Oktoberfest is a family friendly event, held annually for the past 40 years. This event has live music, craft and food vendors, a beer garden, and children’s activities
Frontier Culture Museum Oktoberfest - Staunton, VA - Oct 5, 2019
German food, beer garden, games and music at the Cochran Pavilion. Location: Frontier Culture Museum, 1290 Richmond Ave Staunton, VA 24401
Harvest Days Festival - Clarksville, VA - Oct 5, 2019
Vendors will line the streets and offer crafts, antiques and collectivbles, specialty items and more. Local shops and restaurants will offer specials throughout the downtown area, and there will be a kids area, plus farm animals, and more. Don’t miss the final Lake Country Cruise-in that evening. Free admission.
Graves Mountain Resort Apple Harvest Festival - Syria, VA - Oct 5 to Oct 20, 2019
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.
Chincoteague Island Oyster Festival - Chincoteague, VA - Oct 6 to Oct 16, 2018
46th annual event. Oysters and other food, beer, raffles and more.
Colonial Beach Bike Fest - Colonial Beach, VA - Oct 10 to Oct 13, 2019
Bike show, games, art walk, live music and fall harvest celebration.
Fall for the Book Festival - Fairfax, VA - Oct 10 to Oct 12, 2019
Held at George Mason University’s Fairfax campus and the surrounding community, this annual festival unites book lovers with authors and each other. All events are free and open to the public
Suffolk Peanut Festival - Suffolk, VA - Oct 10 to Oct 13, 2019
A family friendly event recognizing the city’s agriculture heritage and devotion to peanuts. Concerts, amusement rides, contests and competitions, a demolition derby, a truck and tractor pull, motorcycle rally, fireworks. More than 100,000 attend over the course of the 4 day event.
Richmond Folk Festival - Richmond, VA - Oct 11 to Oct 13, 2019
Free annual event. More than 150,000 reportedly attend to enjoy a diverse array of performing groups on seven stages, the Folk Feast and more.
Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival - Leesburg, VA - Oct 12, 2019
Annual festival serving up more than 60 beers, 40 bourbons, lots of BBQ, live music and more at the Village at Leesburg.
Chesapeake Virginia Wine Festival - Chesapeake, VA - Oct 12, 2019
Back for another year is this wine tasting event from over twenty premier Virginia Wineries, plus live entertainment, artisans, food vendors and more. All activities are at the Chesapeake City Park.
Craig County Fall Festival - New Castle, VA - Oct 12, 2019
Visit The Old Brick Hotel for their fall festival on Main Street in New Castle. Six blocks of antique cars, local music groups, crafts, food, horse rides, and kids activities.
Fairfax Fall Festival - Fairfax, VA - Oct 12, 2019
Arts and crafts, food vendors, three stages of music and entertainment, and children’s activities.
Famous Fall Fling - Wise, VA - Oct 12 to Oct 13, 2019
Arts, crafts, food and music at Courthouse Mall. Enjoy the fall colors, vendors and live traditional music. There are also lots of contests, including essay, photo and art contests, a 5K race and the new Anything Apples Contest. There will also be a Kids Korner with activities for children.
Taste of Brunswick - Alberta, VA - Oct 12, 2019
More thn 10,000 attendees each year enjoy fun for the whole family, including train rides, petting zoo, music, Civil War re-enactors, stagecoach rides, car show, antique tractors, vendors, food, and more. Held at Lawrenceville/Brunswick Regional Airport.
Virginia Fall Foliage Festival Art Show - Waynesboro, VA - Oct 12 to Oct 13, 2019
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.
Virginia Wine and Garlic Festival - Amherst, VA - Oct 12 to Oct 13, 2019
Always a Stinkin’ Good Time! This popular event is held at Rebec Vineyards. It features live music, arts, crafts, tastings, and over 150 arts and craft vendors. This is Virginia’s largest agricultural festival.
Virginia Wine Festival - Arlington, VA - Oct 19 to Oct 20, 2019
Taste over 200+ Virginia wines, dozens of ciders, bottle and case shop, plus food vendors and oysters, beer and more. Held at One Loudon.
Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival - Virginia Beach, VA - Oct 19 to Oct 20, 2019
The festival is under a huge tent right on the beach. More than 80 vendors and more 50 craft brews from over 25 breweries, plus live entertainment. 21+ event.
Intellectual Disabilities Agency Oktoberfest - Blacksburg, VA - Oct 26, 2019
Enjoy a Bavarian dinner and watch the Oktoberfest dinner show! Wear your lederhosen and dirndl (optional) then dance to the music and participate in the fun activities! Family friendly fun for all ages
Sugarloaf Crafts Festival – Chantilly for the Holidays - Chantilly, VA - Dec 6 to Dec 8, 2019
Explore artist and crafter booths at the Dulles Expo Center for a weekend of artistic appreciation and entertainment for all. The show will be returning to Chantilly in December for more holiday shopping!
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Middleburg Oktoberfest - Middleburg, VA - Oct 15, 2016
The Farm Museum Fall Festival - Heathsville, VA - Oct 22 to Oct 23, 2016
Hayride, Pumpkin picking, Corn maze. Face Painting, Bounce Barn, Food, Artists and Crafters
Spring Town Point Virginia Wine Festival - Norfolk, VA - Oct 21 to Oct 22, 2017
Stop by Town Point Park in Downtown Norfolk. Find a full group of wineries, culinary experiences, and a full schedule of live music and events.
Holiday Craft Show - Fairfax, VA - Nov 18 to Nov 19, 2017
28th annual event. Admission is $5 per day or $8 for the two-day pass.
Virginia Moonshine Festival - Richmond, VA - Nov 19, 2017
Richmond International Speedway hosts this event with shine, swine, and BBQ and lots of music included.
Virginia Outdoors Foundation - Luray, VA - Sep 8, 2018
Celebrate 50+ years of land conservation in the Southeast Region at White House Farm in Luray with the Virginia Outdoor Foundation. Their work has resulted in the protection of nearly 50,000 acres of some of the region’s most cherished natural and cultural resources. Enjoy presentations, family-friendly activities, food, guided tours and river walks, native plant sale, informative boat rides and more.
Capital Ale House Oktoberfest - Richmond, VA - Sep 21 to Sep 22, 2018
Capital Ale House will celebrate Oktoberfest in Richmond with Virginia beers, German food, live music, German dancers and Kinderplatz with kids activities. $2 cover charge benefits a local charity. Families are welcome but parent/guardian must accompany those under 21.
Fredericksburg Area Wine Festival - Fredericksburg, VA - Sep 22 to Sep 23, 2018
Ten wineries offer samples and the opportunity to purchase more than 100 varieties of wine from Virginia. Beer garden hosted by the All-American Girls. Food vendors, live music, arts & crafts and more.
Tysons Biergarten Oktoberfest - Tysons, VA - Sep 22, 2018
Oktoberfest at Tysons’ Biergarten kicks off September 16, with events every weekend through October 28th.
Smartmouth Oktoberfest - Norfolk, VA - Sep 22, 2018
Strasburg Oktoberfest - Strasburg, VA - Sep 23, 2018
Mountain Lake Oktoberfest - Pembroke, VA - Sep 29 to
A Bavarian Bash and Harvest Festival with German food and beer, live music and family friendly entertainment. Reservations required. $10 cover charge.
Bier Garden Oktoberfest - Portsmouth, VA - Oct 6, 2018
Authentic German beer, food, and activities, plus a Strongman competition, corn hole, bounce houses, raffles and more!
Alliance Annual Oktoberfest - Williamsburg, VA - Oct 10, 2018
Rides, games, prizes, food & drink, live music, and the Demented Dimensions Maze, all set in Busch Gardens.
Smith Mountain Lake Oktoberfest - Smith Mountain Lake, VA - Oct 13, 2018
An Oktoberfest and 5K Trail Race/Walk. Starts at Westlake Town Center at 10:30 AM with trail race ending at the Oktoberfest. Beer festival runs from noon to 5 PM. Live entertainment by The Mountain Top Polka Band. Special beer by Sunken City Brewery. Family friendly with children’s play area. Admission for adults is $5. Race registration is $25.
Clifton Forge Fall Festival - Clifton Forge, VA - Oct 19 to Oct 21, 2018
See magnificent fall foliage in the Alleghany Highlands’ forests. Activities include live music, homemade foods, arts and crafts, and lots of antiques. Sponsored by the Shrine Club. Find activities throughout downtown Clifton Forge.
Poquoson Seafood Festival - Poquoson, VA - Oct 19 to Oct 21, 2018
2 stages of live entertainment, plus workboat races on the Chesapeake Bay kick-off the festival. Plenty of fresh seafood and arts & crafts.
Shenandoah Fall Foliage Bike Festival - Staunton, VA - Oct 19 to Oct 21, 2018
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.
Richmond Oktoberfest - Richmond, VA - Oct 19 to Oct 20, 2018
Annual family friendly event held indoors in the Old Dominion building, which is decorated with German flare. It claims to be the largest German-American festival in the state of Virginia, welcoming 5,000 over the two days. There is a large dance floor and stage for musical entertainment. Food options include Bratwurst, Knockwurst, Broiled Chicken, Pork Roast, Sauerkraut, pretzels and more.
Sugarloaf Crafts Festival – Chantilly - Chantilly, VA - Oct 19 to Oct 21, 2018
Explore artist and crafter booths at the Dulles Expo Center for a weekend of artistic appreciation and entertainment for all. The show will be returning to Chantilly in December for more holiday shopping!
Stuart Apple Dumpling Festival - Stuart, VA - Oct 20, 2018
Enjoy apple dumplings and more fun!
Watermelon Park Fest - Bluemont, VA - Oct 20 to Oct 22, 2018
15th annual. Always the last weekend in September, enjoy a festival beer garden, including local brews, dances, workshops, camping, and music festival on the Shenandoah River.
Fall Harvest Family Days - Mount Vernon, VA - Oct 20 to Oct 21, 2018
Celebrate autumn with a trip back to the 18th century with activities at the Pioneer Farm, including horse-drawn wagon rides, colonial games, demonstrations, George Washington, hay maze, colonial music, and more.
Devils Backbone O’fest - Roseland, VA - Oct 20, 2018
Celebrate Lovettsville’s rich German heritage with authentic German cuisine, live music performances, street performers, beer, wine and more. The Lovettsville Oktoberfest will kick off once again with a hearty pancake breakfast, followed by the tapping of the beer kegs. Enjoy traditional Bavarian music and dance performances under the Main Tent. Head over to the Weiner Dog Races to cheer on your favorite pup. The kids will enjoy an expanded Kinderfest with FREE games and activities. Savor the authentic German food of the Washington Saengerbund. Shop your way through over 120 art, crafts, and service vendors lining the streets. Admission is FREE, parking is FREE, trolleys are FREE, and the all day entertainment is FREE.
Bay Seafood Festival - Kilmarnock, VA - Oct 20, 2018
28th annual seafood festival hosted by Kiws Rotary Club at Camp Kekoka.
Annandale Parade - Annandale, VA - Oct 27, 2018
The Annandale Parade is billed as “The Best Small Town Parades in America”. Find clowns, marching bands, fire trucks, dancers, and more at this 65 year old tradition, which marches down Columbia Pike from Gallows Road to Markham Place.
Central Virginia Celtic Festival and Highland Games - Richmond, VA - Oct 27 to Oct 28, 2018
Celebrate Celtic heritage with highland games, fiddle competitions, Gaelic songs, hurling and other athletics, musuc and food, whisky tasting and more.
AmRhein’s Moonlight Stomp Festival - Bent Mountain, VA - Oct 27 to Oct 17, 2018
Wine tasting, live music, dancing, barrel rolling and riding competitions.
Goblins and Gourds - Richmond, VA - Oct 28 to Oct 20, 2018
A harvest celebration with live music, pumpkin painting, green food options and of course children’s goblin activities.
Craftsmen’s Classic Art & Craft Festival - Richmond, VA - Nov 2 to Nov 4, 2018
Art & craft festival to help you with your holiday shopping. Check out the work of hundreds of talented artists, many of whom will be creating on site. Something for every taste, style and budget. Takes over three buildings at the Richmond Raceway Complex.
Urbanna Oyster Festival - Urbanna, VA - Nov 2 to Nov 3, 2018
61st annual. No admission fees to this pay as you go walking festival. They close downtown for loads of vendors, crafts, foods and visitors, and yes, oysters!
Virginia Thanksgiving Festival - Charles City, VA - Nov 4, 2018
Berkeley Plantation hosts this old time celebration with reenactments of Virginia’s First Thanksgiving. Other fun includes dancing, music, food, crafts, and children’s games.
Virginia Cider Week - , VA - Nov 9 to Nov 18, 2018
Sample a variety of cider from Virginia’s best cider makers, plus classes, tastings and special events throughout the week. Held at various venues across the state.
Inlight Richmond Lantern Parade - Richmond, VA - Nov 16 to Nov 17, 2018
Adults and children can creat lanterns at workshops, schools, and at home and then display them in the parade.
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