We invite you to come join us this weekend in Cville for these awesome activities:

Friday, August 23:

  • The Lockn’ Music Festival is happening just down the street at Infinity Downs all weekend and features acts like Bob Weir, Trey Anastasio Band, Edie Brickell & the New Bohemians, and more.
  • The Charlottesville Municipal Band will present a Salute to Swing at this week’s Fridays After Five at the Sprint Pavilion starting at 5:30pm.
  • The Monticello Heritage Harvest Festival presents Shaken, or Stirred? Crafting Colonial Cocktails at Monticello from 6pm-8pm. Tickets include food from the Farm Table cafe, as well as adult and non-adult beverages.
  • UVA Women’s Soccer takes on UC Irvine at Klockner Stadium starting at 7pm.
  • The E&J Band rocks Moe’s BBQ on Water Street from 9pm-midnight.

Saturday, August 24:

  • ACAC is hosting the Splash for a Cure 5K to benefit children fighting cancer and their families starting at 8am.
  • Liberty Mills Farm, home to Virginia’s largest corn maze, is having a Sunflower Festival from 10am-6pm with food, music, and sunflowers available to make your own bouquet.
  • Help North American Sake celebrate its 1 year anniversary with live music and all day food and drink specials. The party starts at noon, with music starting at 1pm. You can even sumo wrestle with a friend!
  • Enjoy Music by the Pool at Fry’s Spring Beach Club with Love Canon starting at 6pm. Free for members, $15/person for non-members.
  • The last Afton After Hours of the season is happening at Afton Mountain Vineyards with music from Lewis McGehee and food available from Cote-RotieĀ  and 106 Street food trucks starting at 6pm.
  • Grammy Award winner Dwight Yoakam plays the Sprint Pavilion with special guest Jordan Brooker. Doors open at 6pm, show starts at 7pm.

Sunday, August 25:

  • It’s the final installment of the weekly IX Beach Club series with a Daytona Beach theme starting at 1pm at IX Art Park. Rock n roll, slip n slide, and beer…the perfect combo.
  • Enjoy Jon Spear and Dara James at Glass House Winery from 3pm-5:30pm.
  • Fellini’s has Matty Metcalfe from 6pm-9pm and Nick Berkin from 10pm-midnight.

You can find mid-week events on our Events page. Enjoy your weekend! And if you are visiting Cville, check out our friends at. for great places to stay.


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