event guide

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

August


Aug

1

Bald Top Brewery - Trivia Night

Thursday, August 1    Trivia: 6.30 – 8.30 pm Food: Catch The Chef Food Truck Bald Top Opens from 5.00 pm – 9.00 pm Yoga: 5.30 – 6.30 pm Trivia: 6.30 – 8.30 pm Whaddaya know?! It’s Th...

Aug

2

Revalation Vineyards - Museum Jams w/ Mo Safren

Museum Jams w/ Mo Safren Friday, August 2, 2019 at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM   Join the museum and your friends at Revalations for the next "Museum Jams" event! Live music by Mo Safren and food availab...

Aug

2

Madison Park - Music in the Park

Brian Grilli is back at Hoover Ridge! Join us for our final Music in the Park event on Friday, August 2 at Hoover Ridge Park. We will have great music, beer and wine by Virginia ...

Aug

2

Aug

2

Bald Top Brewery - Live Music with Austin Boggs

Friday, August 2 Bald Top Opens: 4 – 11 pm Austin Boggs plays 7 – 9 pm with Catch The Chef Food Truck He’s back at Bald Top folks, with his great country voice and incredible stage presence!...

Aug

2

DuCard - First Fridays

FIRST FRIDAY AUGUST 2 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  If you live in the area or are just visiting, come hang out at DuCard Vineyards for the evening for a potluck style dinner. On the first Friday of every m...

Aug

3

DuCard - Salsa Dance Party

SALSA DANCE PARTY AUGUST 3 @ 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM Bueno! Get your dancing shoes on and come join the Charlottesville Salsa Club as we learn how to Salsa dance and celebrate with a dance party! The ...

Aug

3

Bald Top Brewery - Members Pool , BBQ & Pool Party!

Saturday, August 3 Bald Top Opens: 12 noon – 11 pm MEMBER’S PARTY! Pool, BBQ & Band Party! with South Canal Street & Thrill of the Grill Food Truck

Aug

3

Prince Michel - Live Music with Chris Hanks

Join us on Saturday August 3rd from 1-4 p.m. for returning Prince Michel Favorite Chris Hanks! Chris performs a unique blend of rock, soul and country that keeps his fans (and us!) returning for mo...

Aug

3

DuCard - Music with Bomar & Ritter

MUSIC ON THE PATIO WITH BOMAR & RITTER AUGUST 3 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Come and enjoy the musical duo of Mary Bomar and Bob Ritter. Bomar & Ritter are excellent singers, songwriters, and gu...

Aug

4

Bald Top Brewery - Sunday's

Sunday, August 4 Bald Top Opens: 1 – 7 pm with Two Brothers South Western Grill Food Truck PLUS: Bald Top will feature a variety of red, white & sparkling wines! Our Tap Barn is open, featu...

Aug

4

DuCard - Lindt Chocolate & Wine Pairing

LINDT CHOCOLATE & WINE PAIRING AUGUST 4 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM  We are excited to welcome back Lindt’s Master Chocolatier Ann Czaja to DuCard for a special Lindt Chocolate and Wine Program. We w...

Aug

7

Connecting with Commercial Buyers

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 1 PM – 3 PM Hosted by Tween Rivers Trail and Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission We invite you to a free workshop - Connecting with Commercial Buyers -- host...

Aug

7

Pete's Auction Service

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

Aug

8

Bald Top Brewery - Trivia Night

Thursday, August 8 Bald Top opens: 5 – 9 pm Trivia: 6.30 – 8.30 pm Food: Sombrero’s Food Truck Huzzah! It’s that time of the week again folks – it’s our legendary Trivia Night! Bring a...

Aug

9

Woman's Club Box Lunches

The Madison County Woman's Club will again be delivering delicious fried chicken box lunches to area businesses Friday, August 9th. Individuals are also invited to place orders for self pick-up. Lunch...

Aug

9

Bald Top Brewery - Live Music with Shree

Friday, August 9 Bald Top Opens: 4 – 11 pm Shree Plays: 7 – 9 pm  with 106 Street Food Truck Solo Musician Shree is back at Bald Top to play his unique set of acoustic soft rock covers!  wi...

Aug

10

DuCard - Second Saturday Concert Series w/ Joe The Spy

LATE CHANGE:  Due to illness, the cool blues band Joe The Spy (https://www.facebook.com/joethespy) will be subbing in for the Local Vocals.  Same time, same wine, same fun. SECOND SATURDAY CONCER...

Aug

10

Prince Michel - Live Music with Bugs Unplugged!

Saturday August 10th from 1-4 p.m. come out to Prince Michel for the amazing Bugs Unplugged Band! Covering great hits by David Bowie, ZZ Top, The Beatles and many more!

Aug

10

Yoder's Country Market

Every summer from April through September we have four Bar-B-Q’s. Ever since the first official Bar-B-Q in 1985, Owen Yoder has been famous for his delicious melt-in-your-mouth chicken. The chicken ...

Aug

10

Prince Michel - It's a Cookout!

Aug 10, 12:00 PM – 04:00 PM Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery, 154 Winery Ln, Leon, VA 22725, USA About the Event We are celebrating 50 Years of Virginia is for Lovers by a good ole fashion cooko...

Aug

10

Early Mountain Vineyard - Live music with Eric Franzen

Aug 10, Live music, Eric Franzen Aug 10, 2019 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, live...

Aug

10

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewing Co.

Jessica Weaver and the Silver Linings will be at the tasting room on Saturday 8/10 from 5-8 pm.  Two Brothers food truck will be here to feed the hungry.

Aug

10

George James Community Center - BIG Breakfast

Sat., August 10th, 7 am - 10 am

Aug

10

Early Mountain Vineyard - Handmade & Vintage Market by Craft CVille

Aug 10th, Handmade & Vintage Market by Craft CVille Aug 10, 2019 11:00:00 am - 05:00 pm Come shop some of the best in handmade & vintage while enjoying Early Mountain wines in our beautiful ...

Aug

10

Bald Top Brewery - Live music with Soul Perception

Saturday, August 10 Bald Top Opens: 12 noon – 11 pm Soul Perception plays 6 – 9 pm with Mexican Taco Food Truck Seasoned Musicians SOUL PERCEPTION are back at Bald Top! Performing a multi-genr...

Aug

11

Early Mountain Vineyard - Live Music with Paulo Franco

Aug 11, Live Music, Paulo Franco Aug 11, 2019 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, live...

Aug

11

Bald Top Brewery - Sunday's

Sunday, August 11 Bald Top Opens 1 pm – 7 pm with 106 Street Food Truck Our Tap Barn is open, featuring live streamed music and local sports. Come and spend the afternoon and take in the beautif...

Aug

14

Graves Mtn. Lodge - Seafood Buffet

All You Can Eat Seafood Buffet featuring: Snow Crab Legs, Fried Oysters, Fried Shrimp, Spiced Steamed Shrimp, Steamed Clams, Fried Clam Strips, Scallops, Stuffed Flounder, Grilled Salmon, Baked Chicke...

Aug

14

Pete's Auction Service

Household & Collectible Auction    Preview Tuesday, August 13th 10am - 7pm  Auction Wednesday, August 14th 9:30 am

Aug

15

Bald Top Brewery - Trivia Night

Thursday, August 15  Bald Top Opens: 5 pm – 9 pm Trivia starts: 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm with Catch The Chef Food Truck It’s Thursday – hoorah! Come on over to Bald Top’s legendary Trivia Nigh...

Aug

16

Bald Top Brewery - Live Music with Scuffletown

Friday, August 16  Bald Top Opens: 4 – 11 pm  Scuffletown plays 6 – 9 pm with Sombrero’s Food Truck Scuffletown is an acoustic, high energy trio who perform their unique blend of roots, ja...

Aug

17

DuCard - Music by Tropical Attitudes

BEAT THE HEAT PARTY WITH MUSIC BY TROPICAL ATTITUDES AUGUST 17 @ 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM   It’s HOT! So what better way than to Beat the Heat with us at DuCard Vineyards with some cool wines, mountain...

Aug

17

Bald Top Brewery - Live Music with E-Town Band

Saturday, August 17  Bald Top Opens: 12 noon – 11 pm Band Plays: 6 pm – 9 pm  with Catch The Chef Food Truck Come on over to Bald Top and dance to the incredible E-Town band with their uniqu...

Aug

17

Prince Michel - Live Music with Mo Safren

Aug 17, 1:00 PM – 04:00 PM Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery, 154 Winery Ln, Leon, VA 22725, USA Mo is a classically and jazz trained pianist and a self taught singer and producer. More about Mo ...

Aug

17

Early Mountain Vineyard - Live Music with Joshua Walker

Aug 17, Live Music, Joshua Walker Aug 17, 2019 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...

Aug

18

Bald Top Brewery - Sunday's

Sunday, August 18  Bald Top Opens: 1 pm – 7 pm Our Tap Barn is open, featuring live streamed music and local sports. Come and spend the afternoon and take in the beautiful scenery. We look forw...

Aug

18

Early Mountain Vineyard - Live Music with Dan Barrale

Aug 18, Live Music, Dan Barrale Aug 18, 2019 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, live ...

Aug

18

Early Mountain Vineyard - Sips & Self-Defense

Aug 18th, Sips & Self-Defense Aug 18, 2019 02:00:00 pm - 04:00 pm Take time for some self-care at Early Mountain with a self-defense class followed by a social hour in our Event Hall. Your ticke...

Aug

21

Pete's Auction Service

Household & Collectible Auction - August 21st 9:30 am

Aug

22

Bald Top Brewery - Trivia Night

Thursday, August 22    Bald Top Opens: 5 pm – 9 pm Trivia starts: 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm with Two Brothers South Western Grill Food Truck Huzzah! It’s that time of the week again folks – it’...

Aug

22

Large Animal Rescue Team Awareness

August 22, 2019 at the Madison Fire Dept. Register by August 19th

Aug

23

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewing Co.

Food Trucks for the weekend are: Friday, August 23rd - Catch the Chef Saturday, August 24th - Spice Sea Gourmet Friday - 3 pm - 9 pm Saturday - 12 pm - 9 pm Sunday - 12 pm - 6 pm

Aug

23

Bald Top Brewery - Live Music with John Wyant

Friday, August 23  Bald Top Opens: 4 pm – 11 pm JohnWyant plays: 6 pm – 9 pm  with the Bavarian Chef Food Truck Come on over to Bald Top – we have fantastically talented local solo artist,...

Aug

24

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewing Co.

Food Trucks for the weekend are: Friday, August 23rd - Catch the Chef Saturday, August 24th - Spice Sea Gourmet Friday - 3 pm - 9 pm Saturday - 12 pm - 9 pm Sunday - 12 pm - 6 pm

Aug

24

DuCard - Music on the patio with Mattie Fuller

MUSIC ON THE PATIO BY MATTIE FULLER AUGUST 24 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Chill out with cold wine and the cool tunes of house favorite Mattie Fuller. Come enjoy some easy listening soft rock, pop, Amer...

Aug

24

Bald Top Brewery - Live Music with Anderson Paulson Project

Saturday, August 24 Bald Top Opens: 12 pm – 11 pm  Band Plays: 6 pm – 9 pm FREE ENTRY TO ALL! with food from 106 Grilled Food Truck We are so excited to have The Anderson Paulson Project ba...

Aug

24

Prince Michel - Live Music with Rattlebag

August 24th from 1-4 p.m. for live music by the Rattlebag Band! Covering a range of great sounds from Rock and Blues to Americana Classics!   Follow them on Facebook athttps://www.facebook.com/rattlebagband/

Aug

24

Early Mountain Vineyard - Live Music with Two Wishes

Aug 24, Live Music, Two Wishes  Aug 24, 2019 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, live...

Aug

24

Graves Mtn. Lodge - Big Country Breakfast Buffet

All You Can Eat BIG Breakfast Buffet: Bacon, Scrapple, Sausage, Scrambled Eggs, Sausage Gravy, Fried Apples, Biscuits, Fried Potatoes, Toast, Pancakes, Assorted Pastries, Assorted Fresh Fruit & Mo...

Aug

24

Madison American Legion Post 157 - Big Breakfast

Big Breakfast Saturday August 24th 7 am till 10 am at 310 Thrift Rd., Madison, VA

Aug

25

Bald Top Brewery - Sunday's

Sunday, August 25  Bald Top Opens: 1 pm – 7 pm with food from 106 Street Food Truck . Our Tap Barn is open, featuring live streamed music and local sports. Come and spend the afternoon and take i...

Aug

26

Madison EMS - Blood Drive

Blood Drive (2)   Blood Drive Madison EMS Station- 1494 North Main Street Monday, August 26, 2019 10:00 AM – 02:00 PM Contact information: Noah Hillstrom, [email protected]

Aug

29

Bald Top Brewery - Trivia Night

Thursday, August 29 BALD TOP OPENS: 5 pm – 9 pm TRIVIA starts: 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm FOOD: Graze To Griddle Food Truck

Aug

30

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewing Co.

Friday, August 30th - Old Rag BBQ Live Music with David Cox Friday - 3 pm - 9 pm Saturday - 12 pm - 9 pm Sunday - 12 pm - 6 pm 2585 S. F.T. Valley Rd. Etlan, VA 22719

Aug

30

Bald Top Brewery - Live Music with Ronnie Johnson Band

Friday August 30 Band: Ronnie Johnson Band Food: Catch The Chef Food Truck Bald Top Opens: 4 - 11 pm Band Plays 7 - 9 pm

Aug

31

Bald Top Brewery - Live Music with Whiskey Revival

Saturday August 31 Band: Whiskey Revival Food: Two Brothers South Western Grill Food Truck Bald Top Opens: 12 - 11 pm Band Plays: 6 - 9 pm

Aug

31

27th Annual Taste of the Mountains Main Street Festival

The 27th annual Taste of the Mountains Main Street Festival will be held August, 31st, 9 am till 4 pm. Enjoy, arts, crafts, local businesses, food, entertainment, wine, beer and celebrating 50 Yea...

Aug

31

Early Mountain Vineyard - Live Music with Rob Williams

Aug 31st, Live Music, Rob Williams Aug 31, 2019 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...

Aug

31

Greenscapes Nursery and Garden Shoppe, Inc. - Flip Ur Junk - Community Yard Sale

Flip Ur Junk- Community Yard Sale   Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 7 AM – 1 PM   This is our 2nd Annual Flip Ur Junk event! Please call our store if you would like a spot at this event to sell a...

Aug

31

DuCard - Labor Day Weekend with Music on the Patio

LABOR DAY WEEKEND MUSIC ON THE PATIO WITH KAT AND THE TRAVELERS  AUGUST 31 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Enjoy your Labor Day weekend fun with music from Kat and the Travelers with their awesome blend of...

Aug

31

Prince Michel - Live Music with 2 Wishes

August 31st from 1-4 p.m. for live music by 2Wishes! They are regulars here at Prince Michel and we love their harmony and know you will too!  Check out their website at: http://www.2wishesmusic.com/