event guide

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

March


Mar

2

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery - Happy Hour

THURSDAY, March 2, 2023   4 PM – 6 PM   Happy Hour Every Thursday, 4-6 pm we'll be hosting happy hour! 25% off wine glasses, flights & slushies. 25% off hard cider pints & flights. No other discounts apply.

Mar

3

Revalation Vineyards - Literacy Council Benefit

On Friday, March 3rd we will host our First Friday Benefit for the Literacy Council of Madison County. Ten-percent of the day's proceeds from the tasting room will be donated to support the Literacy C...

Mar

3

Bald Top Brewery

  ELI COOK Friday, March 3, 2023 7:00 PM  9:00 PM Born and raised in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Eli Cook is best known for his grit-filled voice, his talen...

Mar

3

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

TOMORROW AT 5 PM – 8 PM   Live Music by Joseph Monasterial! Join us on Friday, March 3rd to help us welcome Joseph Monasterial to Prince Michel! Joseph is an acoustic guitarist and singer/songwri...

Mar

4

Pete's Auction Service

Guns, Cars & Tools Auction Saturday, March 4th,9:30 a.m.    Preview: Friday, March 3rd   10 to 6

Mar

4

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewery

  SATURDAY AT 5 PM – 8 PM Pat Anderson Pat Anderson takes the stage with his audience engaging blend of Americana and rock music. Jackleg Roaming Kitchen will be onsite wit...

Mar

4

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Acrylic Painting Landscape Class with Lou Messa

SATURDAY AT 10 AM – 3:30 PM   Acrylic Painting Landscape Class with Lou Messa Learn acrylic landscape techniques! Perfect for all levels from beginner to advanced.  March 4, 2023, April 1, 2...

Mar

4

DuCard Vineyard

MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS W/ SHANE CLICK   MARCH 4 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Born and raised in the Shenandoah Valley, Shane’s early musical influences ranged from Exile and Alabama all the way to Mot...

Mar

4

Bald Top Brewery

JAMES TAMELCOFF DUO   Saturday, March 4, 2023  6:00 PM  9:00 PM   Come on out from another amazing set from a local favorite, James Tamelcoff! This duo will be playing a blend of Country Clas...

Mar

4

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SATURDAY AT 1 PM – 5 PM   Live Music by McHale & Justina! Live Music by McHale & Justina on Saturday March 4th from 1-4 p.m.

Mar

4

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SATURDAY AT 5 PM – 8 PM   A.P. Project at Prince Michel! A.P. Project Live on Saturday March 4th at 5 p.m.! They are a favorite local band out making music, and having fun while they do it! Playi...

Mar

4

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Nature Walk

SATURDAY AT 11 AM – 12 PM   March 4, 2023    FREE Nature Walk Don't miss out on the FREE Nature Walk from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm. Come and learn about plants, people, the past and the present at...

Mar

4

Early Mountain Vineyards

March 4th - Live Music, Paulo Franco    Mar 4, 2023, 1 pm - 4 pm Join us at Early Mountain Vineyards for an afternoon of music and wine. Enjoy our beautiful Tasting Room with its roaring fire plac...

Mar

5

Early Mountain Vineyards

March 5th - Live Music, Joshua Walker    Mar 5, 2023, 1 pm - 4 pm Join us at Early Mountain Vineyards for an afternoon of music and wine. Enjoy our beautiful Tasting Room its with roaring fire pla...

Mar

5

DuCard Vineyard

MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS W/ LAISSEZ FOURE   MARCH 5 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Spend a Sunday afternoon at DuCard with live music from the trio Laissez Foure. This amazing and talented group of musicia...

Mar

5

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SUNDAY AT 1 PM – 5 PM   J.B. Brown Live! J.B. released his first country single, "Love Don't Live Here" in 2017 and has over 80 million streams worldwide with songs such as "Church Pew", "Tonight...

Mar

9

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery - Happy Hour

THURSDAY, March 9, 2023 4 PM – 6 PM  Happy Hour Every Thursday, 4-6 pm we'll be hosting happy hour! 25% off wine glasses, flights & slushies. 25% off hard cider pints & flights. No other discounts apply.

Mar

10

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

FRIDAY, MARCH 10, 2023 AT 5 PM – 8 PM  St. Patrick's Dance at Prince Michel! We're kicking off all things Irish a bit early with a St. Patrick's themed dance night on Friday, March 10th from 5-8 ...

Mar

10

Bald Top Brewery

Bomar & Ritter are playing live at our tap barn this Friday from 7-9pm! Bomar & Ritter take their influence from musicians such as Joni Mitchell, Dan Fogelberg, Bonnie Raitt, The Beatles, and ...

Mar

11

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2023 AT 1 PM – 4 PM  Live Music by Kat & The Travelers! Join us for live music by Kat & The Travelers on Saturday, March 11th from 1-4 p.m. Performing Roots Jazzblues,...

Mar

11

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Nature Walk

SATURDAY AT 11 AM – 12 PM   March 11, 2023  FREE Nature Walk Don't miss out on the FREE Nature Walk from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm.  Come and learn about plants, people, the past and the present at...

Mar

11

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2023 AT 5 PM – 8 PM    Live Music by Swansong! Swansong is back on Saturday March 11th from 5-8 p.m.! This is a DON'T MISS performance!! Alan Pierce and Rene Sanchez joined t...

Mar

11

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewery

SATURDAY AT 5 PM – 8 PM  Jim O'Ferrell Join us for an entertaining night featuring Jim O'Ferrell and his mix of originals and cover tunes. Hidden Acres Farm Kitchen will be onsite with delicious ...

Mar

11

Bald Top Brewery

This Saturday night, The Unsuitables are back from 6-9pm! Best known for their fun performances with plenty of energy and jamming covers, this is not a band to miss! We can’t wait to welcome this group of incredible musicians for an exciting night!

Mar

11

Ducard Vineyards

MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS W/ MATTIE FULLER  MARCH 11 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Sit by the stream or on our patio in the foothills of the Blue Ridge and soak up the views. Then grab a glass of your favorit...

Mar

12

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SUNDAY, MARCH 12, 2023 AT 2 PM – 4 PM   Spring Wreath Making Class! Pink Peony Florals and Design, LLC is excited to invite you to a special floral workshop at Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery o...

Mar

12

Ducard Vineyards

MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS W/ THE RECHERCHE DUO   MARCH 12 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Join us at DuCard for live music by the Recherche Duo. Multi-instrumentalist Matty Metcalfe (guitar/accordion/drum loops...

Mar

16

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery - Happy Hour

THURSDAY, March 16, 2023  4 PM – 6 PM   Happy Hour Every Thursday, 4-6 pm we'll be hosting happy hour! 25% off wine glasses, flights & slushies. 25% off hard cider pints & flights. No other discounts apply.

Mar

16

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewery

THURSDAY, MARCH 16, 2023 AT 6 PM – 9 PM   Open Jam/Hospitality Industry Night Third Thursday open jam night returns this month. To make the evening more fun we are inviting all hospitality indust...

Mar

17

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

MAR 17 AT 12 PM – MAR 19 AT 5 PM   Irish Menu Special! Come on over and grab a plate of Bangers & Mash to celebrate St. Patrick's the traditional way! The pub is open daily at noon and we're offering this special Friday through Sunday!

Mar

17

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 2023 AT 5 PM – 8 PM   Live Music by Daniel Carter! Join us for live music by Daniel Carter on Friday March 17th from 5-8 p.m.! The Tap 29 Pub is open from 12-8 and has some fa...

Mar

17

Revalation Vineyards

Our next book club will be Friday, March 17th starting at 6pm at the tasting room.  We will be discussing Open Season by C.J. Box. (Please read at least some of the book ahead of our meeting to enjo...

Mar

17

Woman's Club of Madison - Box Lunch

Woman's Club of Madison Box Lunch   Friday, March 17th $12.00 each and they deliver!  Please call Katie @ 540-718-3512 to order (M-F, 9am - 5pm) before Monday, March 13th

Mar

17

The Little Country Store - Seafood Boil & Smoked Wings

The Little Country Store  5338 South F.T. Valley Rd.  Etlan, VA 22719 1-540-683-8004   Please call to order!!

Mar

17

Bald Top Brewery

Join us this Friday to celebrate St. Patty’s Day! We’re celebrating with green beer, live music from James O’Tamelcoff & Austin McBoggs, and plenty of fun! Oh and we’re also staying open u...

Mar

18

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Wreath Making

SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 2023 AT 1 PM – 4 PM   Wreath Making Workshop with Sandra Kechter Making Decorative Wreaths - with Mesh, Grapevine and Burlap Plus Imagination!   Sandra Kechter   1- 4 PM ...

Mar

18

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Nature Walk

SATURDAY AT 11 AM – 12 PM  March 18, 2023  FREE Nature Walk Don't miss out on the FREE Nature Walk from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm. Come and learn about plants, people, the past and the present at ...

Mar

18

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewery

SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 2023 AT 5 PM – 8 PM   Mo Safren Singer/songwriter, Mo Safren takes the stage at 5 pm for a great night of music. Talk of the Mountain Seafood will be onsite with delicious foo...

Mar

18

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewery

SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 2023 AT 5 PM – 8 PM    Mo Safren Singer/songwriter, Mo Safren takes the stage at 5 pm for a great night of music. Talk of the Mountain Seafood will be onsite with delicious...

Mar

18

Ducard Vineyards

ST. PATRICK’S DAY MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS W/ SMOKIN’ TROUT MARCH 18 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Better late than never! Join us for a touch of the Irish with the lyrical Celtic rock and ballad/blu...

Mar

18

Bald Top Brewery

The Atlantic Aesthetic is back this Saturday from 6-9pm! This amazing group is best known for their psychedelic funky rock covers and their awesome energy! We can’t wait to have them back for another fun night!

Mar

18

Antioch Baptist Church

It's that time once again to get those eats and check out some nice automobiles! Contact me or Wayne Poindexter to register your vehicle. We will have Live Music from DJ Groove Masta. Join us for a...

Mar

18

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SATURDAY AT 1 PM – 4 PM   Live Music by Josh Rogan! Join us on Saturday March 18th from 1-4 p.m. to help us welcome Josh Rogan to Prince Michel! Josh Rogan has made a career out of believing! Jos...

Mar

19

Ducard Vineyards

MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS W/ 2 WISHES   MARCH 19 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Spend a spectacular Sunday afternoon with the music of 2 Wishes who play a mix of jazz, oldies, and originals to entertain bo...

Mar

19

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SUNDAY, MARCH 19, 2023 AT 12 PM – 4 PM   St. Patrick's Wine Pairing Whether you're Irish or just Irish-at-heart, traditional Irish foods are a great way to celebrate this festive weekend! Join ...

Mar

19

Ducard Vineyards

MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS W/ 2 WISHES   MARCH 19 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Spend a spectacular Sunday afternoon with the music of 2 Wishes who play a mix of jazz, oldies, and originals to entertain bo...

Mar

23

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery - Happy Hour

THURSDAY, March 23, 2023  3 PM – 5 PM   Happy Hour Join us for Happy Hour every Thursday from 3-5 p.m. Enjoy 25% off Glasses of Wine, Slushies, and Flights as well as 25% off Cider Pints and Flights! Food is Served from 12-5 p.m.

Mar

24

Bald Top Brewery

FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2023 AT 7 PM – 9 PM   Big Rob & Acoustic Awesomeness - Live! Big Rob and Acoustic Awesomeness will be playing live from 7-9pm! They are best known and loved for their cove...

Mar

24

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewery

Looking forward to the weekend! Live music Friday and Saturday.   Over the Top Chef will be onsite 12-8 Saturday.  The Tasting and Tap Room Kitchen open Thursday, Friday and Sunday.  Delicious V...

Mar

24

Dancing for the Stars

Come see our kids and community dance in a spirited competition for the coveted mirror ball trophy at this one-of-a-kind evening of glamour and fun! All proceeds benefit the important work at Boys &am...

Mar

24

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2023 AT 5 PM – 8 PM  Live Music by Andrew Washington! Join us for live music by Andrew Washington on Friday March 24th from 5-8 p.m. Andrew is a traditional country artist who...

Mar

25

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 2023 AT 5 PM – 8 PM  Jodie Davis & Bo Heatherly Live! Live Music by Jodie Davis & Bo Heatherly on Saturday, March 25th from 5-8 p.m. Don't miss an evening with these ...

Mar

25

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Nature Walk

SATURDAY AT 11 AM – 12 PM   March 25, 2023   FREE Nature Walk  Don't miss out on the FREE Nature Walk from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm.   Come and learn about plants, people, the past and the pres...

Mar

25

Bald Top Brewery

SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 2023 AT 6 PM – 9 PM  South River Strings - Live! Hailing from Charlottesville, South River Strings brings an eclectic mix of rock, blues, and bluegrass to the stage! Don’t miss out on a fun night!

Mar

25

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Nature Walk

SATURDAY AT 11 AM – 12 PM  April 1, 2023   FREE Nature Walk Don't miss out on the FREE Nature Walk from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm. Come and learn about plants, people, the past and the present a...

Mar

25

Bald Top Brewery

SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 2023 AT 7 PM – 9 PM   Stargazing Night - UVA Astronomy Department Join us for a night of looking to the stars and planets with the UVA Astronomy Department! This is a free event!

Mar

25

Ducard Vineyards

MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS W/ JIMMY O    MARCH 25 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Welcome the weekend by relaxing with us at DuCard and listening to the music of Jimmy O. He is an amazing guitarist with an u...

Mar

25

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 2023 AT 1 PM – 4 PM  Live Music by Elements of Kindred! Join us for live music by Elements of Kindred on Saturday, March 25th from 1-4 p.m. They are a high-energy, acoustic ...

Mar

26

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SUNDAY, MARCH 26, 2023 AT 1 PM – 5 PM   Sharif Live! Live Music by Sharif on Sunday March 26th from 1-5 p.m.!

Mar

26

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

SUNDAY, MARCH 26, 2023 AT 2 PM – 4 PM   Port Style Dessert Wine Tasting with the Winemaker! *New Date*   Sunday, March 26th    2:00 p.m. *If you had previously registered for this event...

Mar

26

MAD Arts

AUTHOR EVENT & BOOK SIGNING Sunday, March 26th from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at MAD Arts/Madison Arts Exchange, Inc. 7353 S. Seminole Trail, Rochelle, VA 22738 540-948-3300 Virginia’s Presidents: A Hi...

Mar

26

Ducard Vineyards

MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS W/ OTRA VEZ   MARCH 26 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM We are excited to welcome Otra Vez (Tango Project) featuring Matty Metcalfe (digital accordion/bass), Miles Pearce (guitar/ voc...

Mar

30

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery - Happy Hour

THURSDAY,  March 30, 2023   3 PM – 5 PM Happy Hour Join us for Happy Hour every Thursday from 3-5 p.m. Enjoy 25% off Glasses of Wine, Slushies, and Flights as well as 25% off Cider Pints and Flights! Food is Served from 12-5 p.m.

Mar

31

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewery

FRIDAY AT 6 PM   Mercy Trail Join us as Mercy Trail takes the stage with their entertaining mix of your favorite tunes. The Tasting and Tap Room Kitchen will be open with delicious food to pair with Virginia wine, cider and craft beer.

Mar

31

Bald Top Brewery

FRIDAY AT 7 PM – 9 PM   JB Brown Duo - Live! The JB Brown Duo will be playing live from 7-9pm! Taking influence from Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings, and Willie Nelson, Alan Jackson...

Mar

31

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

FRIDAY AT 5 PM – 8 PM   Live Music by Chris Hanks! Join us on Friday March 31st from 5-8 p.m. for returning Prince Michel Favorite Chris Hanks! Chris performs a unique blend of rock, soul and c...