Even Friday the 13th is a lucky day to be in Charlottesville! We invite you to come join us this weekend in Cville for these awesome activities.

Friday, September 13:

  • Just up the road, the 43rd Annual Somerset Steam & Gas Pasture Party is happening at Fairfield View Farm starting at 8am on Friday and going all weekend. Check out steam engines, antique tractors, antique cars, and more.
  • The Misty Mountain Music Festival is a full weekend event starting Friday at 4:30pm with acts such as The Travis Elliott Band, Will Overman, Free Union, and more.
  • The UVA Men’s Basketball team presents A Night with the National Champions at John Paul Jones Arena. Doors for general admission open at 6:30pm. The event will celebrate the program’s first NCAA title with the presentation of the team’s championship rings and raising of its championship banner to the rafters of JPJ.
  • Grammy-Award winner Kacey Musgraves is playing the Sprint Pavilion. Doors open at 6:30pm, and show starts at 8pm. The show is sold out, but tickets can be found on Stub Hub or other online ticket exchanges.
  • Check out local MCs competing for cash prizes at the Cville Rap Olympics at IX Art Part starting at 9pm.

Saturday, September 14:

  • The Special Olympics 10K Run & 2 Mile Walk will be held at Meriwether Lewis Elementary School starting at 8am and benefits the local Area 3 Special Olympics.
  • Celebrate Constitution Day at James Madison’s Montpelier starting at 9am with free admission to the House, trail walks, colonial games, exhibits, and more.
  • The Cville Pride Festival is being held at the Sprint Pavilion from 11am-7pm. The event is free and features over 60 vendors, dancing, shows, a giant kids’ area, and more.
  • The UVA Men’s Football team takes on FSU at Scott Stadium with kickoff at 7:30pm. Go ‘Hoos!!!
  • Decide which you like better at the 80s vs 90s Hip Hop event at IX Art Park starting at 10pm.

Sunday, September 15:

  • Help Random Row Brewing Co. celebrate its 3 Year Anniversary from noon until 5pm with German food, a stein holding contest, an inflatable football toss, and more.
  • Washington Park is welcoming Pups at the Pool at 1pm (dogs under 50lbs) and 2pm (dogs over 50lbs). Only $5 for your furry friend to get in a fun swim and some awesome exercise.
  • Head to Pro Re Nata Brewery to hear Cody Purvis starting at 5pm.
  • Enjoy the comedy of Tom Segura at the Paramount Theater starting at 7pm. Ticket prices start at $28.50.

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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