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Visiting Western Virginia
Far western Virginia launches the summer season at Dr. Ralph Stanley’s 44th Annual Memorial Weekend Bluegrass Festival. Held 20 miles north of Wise, outside Clintwood, the 2014 Ralph Stanley Bluegrass Festival is May 22nd through 24th. Dr. Ralph Stanley and Ralph Stanley II perform along with Coaltown Dixie, Remington Ryder, and special guest Judy Marshall. Bring a lawn chair, sunscreen, and a jacket for evening shows, and kick off summer with some authentic Virginia bluegrass music.
Memorial Day Weekend in Roanoke fills Elmwood Park with the Bank of America Festival in the Park. From May 23rd through 25th, the 2014 Roanoke Festival in the Park events feature fine arts and crafts vendors, kids activities, and live entertainment. Check out Montgomery Gentry, 1964 the Tribute, and 38 Special in concert at the Elmwood Amphitheater.
North in the community of Luray, the Comer-Jones VFW Post 621 hosts the 2nd Annual Veterans Bluegrass Festival May 29th through 31st. The 2014 festival introduces Jay Armsworthy as MC, with performers including Spoon Creek, Cody Norris, and Bluegrass Brothers. Enjoy a weekend in the mountains of the Shenandoah Valley while listening to the sounds of bluegrass with family and friends.
North in the Shenandoah Valley, Winchester celebrates summer at the Hogging Up BBQ & Music Festival at the Frederick County Fairgrounds. Located six miles north of Winchester, Clear Brook, home of the fairgrounds, hosts events June 27th through 29th. The second year for Hogging Up, festivities include fun, music, and mouthwatering barbeque. The music lineup features Michael Palmer, Cosette Gobat, and Brian Buchanan among the many.
Downtown Harrisonburg is the destination for an authentic Virginia Fourth of July Celebration. Valley Fourth begins with the morning charity run, followed by a day of fun in the park. The evening parade begins at 5 p.m. and the party begins at Turner Pavilion with Beers N’ Cheers in the Park, and Grillin’ at the Pavilion Cook-off Challenge. Enjoy live music while the fireworks show wraps up the day.
The Virginia Horse Center in Lexington hosts the 2014 Rockbridge Regional Fair & Farm Show July 16th through 20th. The Lexington Community and Farm Bureau collaborate to present the fair and farm show featuring an antique and hot lick tractor pull, rides, games, and live entertainment, along with the farm show and exhibits.
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