The beginning of April brings a lot of First Fridays and outdoor activities. Here are our picks for this weekend:
Friday, April 5:
- Enjoy the spring air outdoors and help a great cause at the 9th Annual Mallette-Love Memorial Lacrosse Classic to benefit the One Love Foundation, 2pm.
- First Fridays art exhibits at the Music Resource Center at 5pm, McGuffey Art Center at 5:30pm, and Milli Coffee Roasters at 7pm.
- Star Wars fans can take a free lightsaber combat class at the Charlottesville Center for the Arts hosted by the Saber Light Knights at 6pm.
Saturday, April 6:
- Start your day at the Charlottesville City Market, voted the #3 Farmers Market in the nation, at 100 Water St. opening at 8am.
- Come out and support the Wahoos with other UVA fans at The Paramount Theater where they will be broadcasting the Final Four UVA vs Auburn game starting at 6pm.
- Tickets are still available to see Alabama and the Charlie Daniels Band at John Paul Jones Arena, 7pm.
- Celebrate the UVA win (hopefully) at the Whiskey Jar with music by Freewheelin’ Bobblehead, 10:30p.
Sunday, April 7:
- Chow down at Chipotle in Barracks Road for a good cause, to benefit the MS Society, 5p-9p
- It’s Salsa Sunday at IX Art Park. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Starts at 8:30pm
- Prep yourself for the Tom Tom Festival which starts on Monday.
Enjoy your weekend!