event guide

As the weather warms up, there's no lack of things to do and see in Madison County.

May


May

2

Madison Spring Carnival - Sponsored by MCHS Sophomore class

The MCHS Sophomore class is sponsoring Madison's first annual spring carnival. People of all ages are welcome to attend evenings of family fun and food. Admission is free for all ages, and tickets cost $1 each and arm bands are $15

May

2

Bonanno's Madison Inn Restaurant - Live Music with Mo Safren

Live Music with Mo Safren - Pianist/Singer  6pm

May

3

Mad Tack - Education Seminars

Mad Tack Education Seminars - 1st Thursdays every month  6:30 - 7:30 pm For info go to:www.madtackandsupply.com/

May

3

Literacy Council of Madison County - "Digital Literacy & Cyber Safety"

A FREE- 6-hour workshop, offered for parents, educators and anyone seeking the safe and effective use of the internet.  There will be four 1.5 hour classes from 6 pm till 7:30 pm   For more info an...

May

4

Madison Garden Club - Mother's Day Plant Sale

Two days of plant sales by the Madison Garden Club.

May

5

Madison Garden Club - Mother's Day Plant Sale

Day 2 of Mother's Day Plant Sale!

May

5

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Spring Fest - Cinco DeMayo

Bald Tops 1st annual Spring Fest! Come celebrate Spring and Cinco DeMayo! Fun for the whole family!

May

5

Pete's Auction Service - Tremendous Knife Auction!

Saturday, May 5, 2018 @ 9:30am   GUN and Tremendous Knife Auction!!!! Pre-view will be May 4th, from 10-7 pm

May

5

DuCard Vineyards - Kentucky Derby Party

Saturday, May 5  12 - 7  PM: Join us at DuCard for the Run for the Roses (get it ... Rose wine ... can't find that accent mark though). We'll broadcast the race live and have some fun and games too....

May

5

Shenandoah National Park - Wildflower Weekend

SNP hosts Wildflower Weekend - May 5 & 6  Check out website at: www.nps.gov/shen

May

5

Madison County Rescue Squad - Steak & Shrimp Supper

Steak & Shrimp Supper - 4 - 8 pm  Madison Rescue Squad Building  

May

5

Brightwood Ruritan Club - BIG Breakfast

"BIG" Country Breakfast - 7am - 11 am    Call 948-5108 for more info!

May

5

Market on Main - Mother's Day Event

Be sure to check out each Market on Main vendor for a Special Mother's Day offer!

May

9

Bonanno's Madison Inn Restaurant - Live Music with Jessica Weaver & Silver Linings

Live Music with Jessica Weaver and Silver Linings - Country Singer/Guitarist   6pm

May

10

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Trivia Night

It’s Trivia Night!!! Bring your big beautiful brain and impress your friends with your knowledge! 6-8 PM

May

11

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Live Music with James Tamelcoff

Open 4 – 10pm  Music: James Tamelcoff on stage from 7-9pm!                 Food: Shawn’s BBQ food truck serving delicious eats!

May

12

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Music with Soul Perception

Open 12 – 10pm   Music: Soul Perception (formally known as Stillhouse All Stars) on Stage! 6-9PM   Food: Catch The Chef food truck serving awesome food 1-9PM

May

12

Hilliard & Co. Auction - Fine Arts

Hillard's Auction  Antiques and Fine Art Saturday, May 12 at 1pm Preview: Wednesday, May 9th, 10am - 6pm Thursday, May 10th, 10am - 6pm Friday, May 11th, 10am - 6pm Saturday, May 12t...

May

12

Pete's Auction Service - Huge Gun, Knife, Tool Sale...

Saturday, May 12, 2018 @ 9:30am   Preview Friday May 11th, from 10-7PM

May

12

The George James Community Center

"Big Breakfast" - May 12, 7 am till 10 am   Adults:$10  Children: $5

May

12

Ducard Vineyards - Mother's Day Weekend Plant Sale & Second Sat. Concert

Saturday, May 12 12-9 PM: Join us with Mom for Music on the Patio from 6 to 9pm with Scuffletown as we kick off our Second Saturday Concert Series. Scuffletown (www.scuffletownmusic.com) brings their ...

May

12

Early Mountain - Live Music with Michael Geddes

May 12 | Live Music | Michael Geddes Join us at Early Mountain Vineyards for an afternoon of music and wine! Enjoy our beautiful tasting room and mountain views, live music, wonderful wine selection ...

May

13

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Mother's Day

Sunday: Open 1 – 6pm   It’s Mother’s Day! Come out to Bald Top to celebrate!  Food: Mouth Wide Open Food Truck serving delicious local eats!

May

13

Prince Michel Vineyard & Winery - Mothers Day Brunch

Sunday, May 13th - Mothers Day Brunch...11am to 3pm  Catered by: Shawn's Gourmet Catering  RSVP -Required - Limited seating!

May

13

Bonanno's Madison Inn Restaurant - Mother's Day!

Mother's Day Special Hours - 10 am to 4 pm. Special Menu...make your reservations today! call 948-5095  (Outside dining available)

May

13

Graves Mtn. Lodge - Mothers Day Buffet

Sunday, May 13th - 12:30 till 2:30pm & 6:00 till 7:30 pm. Please call to make reservations at 540-923-4231

May

13

Early Mountain - live music with Charles Owens

May 13 | Live Music | Charles Owens   Join us at Early Mountain Vineyards for an afternoon of music and wine! Enjoy our beautiful tasting room and mountain views, live music, wonderful wine selectio...

May

13

Ducard Vineyards - Mother's Day Sunday Wine Brunch

Saturday, May 13 11:30 AM: Enjoy pampered and relaxing catered Sunday Brunch featuring the lovely harp music of Vicky Lee. The beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains serve as your scenic backdrop for this ele...

May

13

Early Mountain - Mother's Day Brunch

Treat your mom with our special brunch menu this Mother's Day.  The Charles Owen jazz trio will be playing on the patio and limited release wines will be featured. Reserve a table today. 

May

14

Madison Strong Community Coalition - presents: Three Ways to Save a Life

Recognize- Monday, May 14   2. Revive - Tuesday, May 15   3. Restore - Wednesday, May 16 Come one night - or all three! Refreshments served. For more info call:  540-948-5521

May

15

The Woman's Club of Madison Sponsoring Blood Drive

The Woman's Club of Madison is sponsoring a blood drive with The American Red Cross May 15th - 1:30 - 7 pm at the Madison Fire Hall To make an appointment, call 1-800-733-2767 or visit redcross...

May

16

Bonanno's Restaurant - Live Music with Mo Safren

Live Music with Mo Safren - Singer & Pianist

May

16

Pete's Auction Service - Household & Collectibles!

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 @ 9:30am    Preview Tuesday 10-7

May

17

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Trivia Night

Thursday: Open 5-9pm  It’s Trivia Night!!! Bring your big beautiful brain and impress your friends with your knowledge! 6-8PM

May

18

The Literacy Council of Madison - At Revalation Vineyard & Winery

Revalation Vineyard & Winery located in the Hebron Valley, will host a fundraiser for the Literacy Council of Madison County, on May 18th, 3-8 pm Two Brothers Southwestern will have food for sale...

May

18

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Music w/ John Wyant Duo

Friday: Open 4 – 10pm  Music: John Wyant Duo on stage from 7-9pm!  Food: Spice Sea Gourmet food truck serving delicious eats!

May

18

Madison Presbyterian Church - Hosting Breakfast Buzz

Madison Presbyterian Church will host its Breakfast Buzz  on May 18th at 9 am The speaker will be Fay Smith who will explain how archaeology at Montpelier helps tell the story of James Madison's...

May

19

Early Mountain - Live Music with Koda Kerl

May 19 | Live Music | Koda Kerl   May 19, 2018 01:00:00 pm - 04:00 pm Join us at Early Mountain Vineyards for an afternoon of music and wine! Enjoy our beautiful tasting room and mountain views, li...

May

19

Tour de Madison

This is an annual bicycling event sponsored by the Madison County Parks and Recreation Authority. More info to come.

May

19

Prince Michel Vineyard & Winery - Thank you for your service!

We thank you for your service!  All active and retired military personnel received 20% off all wine & gifts. 25% off for wine club members. Must have a ID. 

May

19

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Music with Ransom Harmony

Saturday: Open 12 – 10pm  Music: Ransom Harmony on Stage! 6-9PM  Food: Sombrero’s Mexican food truck serving awesome food 1-9PM

May

19

Etlan United Methodist Church - Hosting Breakfast

Etlan United Methodist Church will host a breakfast May 19th. 7-11 am at Etlan Methodist Church, 217 Church Hill Rd. Etlan, VA The menu will include, bacon, sausage patties, scrambled eggs, sau...

May

20

Bald Top Brewing Co. - North Cove Food Truck

Sunday: Open 1 – 6pm   Food: North Cove Food Truck serving delicious local eats!

May

20

Madison County Historical Society

Madison County Historical Society The May 20th quarterly meeting will have guest speaker, Dr. Eric Larsen, archaeologist at the the Germanna Foundation. The topic of his presentation will be, "Contin...

May

20

Early Mountain - Live Music Two Wishes

May 20 | Live Music | Two Wishes May 20, 2018 01:00:00 pm - 04:00 pm  Join us at Early Mountain Vineyards for an afternoon of music and wine! Enjoy our beautiful tasting room and mountain views, liv...

May

21

Madison Chamber of Commerce Business Appreciation Dinner

Social hour with wine, tea and coffee at 6pm; dinner at 7pm  For more info and to sign up call 540-948-4455 or email: [email protected]    

May

23

Pete's Auction Service - Household & Collectibles!

Household and Collectible Sale Wednesday May 23 @ 9:30 am Preview Tuesday 10-7 Great Lineup of Furniture, Sterling and Lots More!

May

23

Bonanno's Restaurant - Live Music with Jessica Weaver & Silver Linings

Live Music with Jessica Weaver & Silver Linings

May

24

Madison Republican Committee presents: Martha Boneta

Madison Republican Committee presents: Martha Boneta MCHS, Thursday, May 24th at 7pm

May

24

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Trivia Night

Thursday: Open 5-9pm  It’s Trivia Night!!! Bring your big beautiful brain and impress your friends with your knowledge! 6-8PM Catch the Chef food truck will be serving delicious food!

May

24

Madison County Business Expo

Free Admission  Free Popcorn from Rochelle Ruritan Club, Free samples from The Little Country Store, Music by Double J Entertainment! Many raffles & giveaways! Go to every booth and check it out!...

May

25

The Little Country store -Seafood Boil

Seafood Boil - Shrimp, crab legs, Smoked chicken wings....pre-orders recommended  call: 540-683-8004 for more info

May

25

Prince Michel Vineyard & Winery - National Wine Day

It's National Wine Day! and to celebrate we are open until 9pm, taking 1/2 off wine by the glass and $2 off tasting fees!

May

25

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Music with Stan Hamrick

Friday: Open 4 – 10pm  Music: Stan Hamrick on stage from 7-9pm!       Food: 106 Street Food Truck

May

26

Madison American Legion Post 157

Come to a Community Breakfast on Saturday, May 26, 2018 from 7 am to 10 am at the Madison American Legion Post. Menu: biscuits or toast, sausage gravy, eggs, sausage or bacon, pancakes, coffee or tea ...

May

26

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Spring Fest

Saturday: Open 12 – 10pm   It’s Springfest!!!  Classic car show 12-4pm    Craft Show & Local Vendors 12-5pm    2 Brothers food truck serving awesome food 1-9PM    PopPops Blue Ridge ...

May

26

Graves Mtn. Lodge - Big Breakfast Buffet

Graves' Mountain Lodge - Big Country Breakfast Buffet May 26th, 2018 8 am - 10 am   Call for reservations: 540-923-4231

May

26

Ducard Vineyards - Music on the Patio with Jimmy O

Music on the Patio with Jimmy O Saturday, May 26 2-5 PM: Kick off your Memorial Day weekend with music by Jimmy O, with his classic rock, oldies, and rockin’ country mix sure to please all types (w...

May

27

Bald Top Brewing Co.

Sunday: Open 1 – 6pm  Food: Catch The Chef Food Truck serving delicious local eats!

May

27

Ducard Vineyards - Music on the Patio by Ball & Chain

Music on the Patio by Ball & Chain Sunday, May 27 2-5 PM: Keep the weekend party going with a great blend of rock, R&B, blues, and original Americana with an edge performed by the acoustic du...

May

28

Ducard Vineyards - Memorial Day!

Open Memorial Day Monday, May 28 11-6 PM: We're here and pouring wine and enjoying scenery on the deck and just hanging out. Join us. Hey, it's a holiday.

May

28

Memorial Day event Monday

There will be a Memorial Day Service on Monday the 28th at 11am on the lawn of the Madison War Memorial Building.

May

28

Bald Top Brewing Co.

Monday: Open 1 – 8pm     Shawns BBQ food truck from 1-8pm

May

30

Pete's Auction Service - Household & Collectibles!

Household and Collectible Auction  Wednesday May 30 @ 9:30 am  Preview Tuesday 10-7

May

30

Bonanno's Restaurant - Live Music with John Kovac

Live Music with John Kovac - Harpist   6pm

May

30

Graves Mtn. Lodge - Seafood Buffet

Graves' Mountain Lodge - Seafood Buffet  Call 540-923-4231 for reservations and other info

May

31

Graves Mtn. Lodge - Festival of Music

26th Annual Festival of Music at Graves Mtn. Lodge - May 31, June 1 & 2 for more info call 540-923-4231 or go to their website at www.gravesmountain.com  

May

31

Bald Top Brewing Co. - Trivia Night

It's Trivia Night! Bring your big beautiful brain and impress your friends with your knowledge! 6-8 pm Spanky's BBQ food truck will be serving delicious food!