event guide

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

July


Jul

4

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - 4th of July

Celebrate July 4th, 2024 at Graves Mountain Farm & Lodges. Enjoy a relaxing evening with family, friends & FIREWORKS!! Live Music by The Unsuitables at Sycamore Pavilion 4:00 pm - 8:00...

Jul

4

Early Mountain Vineyards

We will be open on July 4th from 11:00 AM to 5:30 PM!      Join us for a delightful celebration with both prix fixe and à la carte options available to enhance your visit. Plus, don't miss our exc...

Jul

4

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery - Happy Hour

THURSDAY,  July 4, 2024    3 PM – 5 PM Happy Hour Happy Hour every Thursday! Now includes beer!

Jul

4

DuCard Vineyards

Jimmy O Thursday, July 4th 5 pm - 8:00 pm Celebrate Independence Day the DuCard way with wonderful wine and music by house favorite Jimmy O (5-8pm). He is an amazing guitarist with a unique...

Jul

5

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

Deja Vu    July 5th 5-8 pm Deja Vu always keeps us rocking with their throwback tunes and incredible musicianship. Our kitchen opens at 12 noon and closes one hour before the close of the wi...

Jul

5

Revalation Vineyards & Winery - Literacy Council Benefit

July Events at Revalation Vineyards Alex Kingsley will read from her book "The Strange Garden and Other Weird Tales". A benefit for the Literacy Council of Madison County.

Jul

5

DuCard Vineyards

Friday Night Out with 1/2 Price Wine Flights, Ken Matthews and More! Friday, July 5th 5pm-8pm Kick off the weekend with wine, kebabs, and live music! Wine down at DuCard with dinner, 1/2 price w...

Jul

6

DuCard Vineyards

Music in the Mtns. w/ Troy Breslow Sunday, July 6th 2-5pm Spend an afternoon in the foothills with rhythm and views. The afternoon’s entertainment is brought to you by the Blue Ridge Mountains...

Jul

6

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Class with Lou Messa

Join renowned landscape artist and mentor, Lou Messa,  for an Acrylics of the Blue Ridge workshop!   Saturday, July 6th   10 AM - 3:30 PM Graves Mountain Lodge   205 Graves Mountain Lane, Sy...

Jul

6

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

McHale & Justina     Saturday, July 6th     1-4pm      2 musicians. 1 couple. Spreading happiness & healing through music & conversation Our kitchen opens at 12 noon and clo...

Jul

6

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

The Local Vocals    Saturday, July 6th    5-8 pm With a powerful vocal chemistry, and now in their tenth year of performing together, LOCAL VOCALS repertoire includes a wide variety of traditi...

Jul

6

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Nature Walk

Don't miss out on the FREE Nature Walk from   11:00 am - 12:00 pm. Saturday, July 6th Come and learn about plants, people, the past and the present at Graves Mountain Farm and Lodges! Join ...

Jul

6

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewery

5th Anniversary Celebration    July 6th     12-8pm Get ready to toast to 5 amazing years at our Tasting and Tap Room! Two food trucks, Jack Leg Pizza and Premier Baking Co., on site all da...

Jul

7

DuCard Vineyards

Music in the Mountains W/ Jules Kresky Sunday, July 7th 2-5 pm Grab a glass (or bottle) of your favorite DuCard wine and settle in for an afternoon of Music in the Mountains! Jules Kresky is a n...

Jul

7

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

Spencer Hatcher      Sunday, July 7th     1:30-4:30 Spencer is an over-the-top entertainer, a social media sensation, a Nashville Recording Artist, and a professional musician from the grou...

Jul

7

THE INN & TAVERN AT MEANDER KICKS OFF - SUNDAY SUPPER DINNER SERIES

THE INN & TAVERN AT MEANDER KICKS OFF SUNDAY SUPPER DINNER SERIES  Want to enjoy a delicious Sunday Supper with fried chicken, pulled pork and all the fixings while overlooking a sunset over ...

Jul

10

Pete's Auction Service

Wednesday, July 10th     Antiques & Collectibles Auction    9:30 a.m. Preview: Tuesday, 7/9 10 to 6

Jul

11

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery - Happy Hour

THURSDAY, July 11, 2024     3 PM – 5 PM Happy Hour Happy Hour every Thursday! Now includes beer!

Jul

12

DuCard Vineyards

Wine into the weekend with an evening of rhythm and views, 1/2 price wine flights and lite noshings, too! Born and raised in the Shenandoah Valley, Shane Click’s early musical influences ranged from...

Jul

12

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

Dance Night w/ D.J. "Billy Blue Eyes" July 12th     5-8 pm It's dance night! Billy "Blue Eyes" playing all your favorites! Our kitchen opens at 12 noon and closes one hour before the close...

Jul

13

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Wreath Making Workshop

Wreath Making Workshop with Sandra Kechter June 22, July 13, August 10, September 14 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm     $90.00/per person - Including all materials Graves Mountain Lodge  205 Grave...

Jul

13

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Nature Walk

Don't miss out on the FREE Nature Walk from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm. Saturday, July 13th Come and learn about plants, people, the past and the present at Graves Mountain Farm and Lodges! Join...

Jul

13

DuCard Vineyards

Come on out and join us for this excellent Second Saturday event! We’ll have rollicking great live music by Gina Sobel (2-5pm) and Scuffletown (6-9pm) and delicious lobster eats from Cousins Maine...

Jul

13

Yoder's Country Market 40th Year Celebration July Event

Spend $40 and get a free 20 can event cooler!Spend $140 and get a free 24 can cooler bag stool!

Jul

13

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

MidLife Crisis Band     Saturday, July 13th 1-4pm Acoustic duo performing in Central VA since 2006. Oldies, country, folk, Motown...the talented group (2 guitars & bass) sing many pop co...

Jul

13

Pete's Auction Service

Saturday, July 13th     Guns, Ammo, Knives and Vehicles Auction 9:30 a.m.     Preview: Friday, 7/12 10 to 6  

Jul

13

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

Bobby G & The Heavies Saturday, July 13th 5-8 pm Bobby G & the Heavies is the area’s best rhythm and authentic blues band. Performing top favorites in classic rock, pop, country, soul ...

Jul

14

THE INN & TAVERN AT MEANDER KICKS OFF SUNDAY SUPPER DINNER SERIES

THE INN & TAVERN AT MEANDER KICKS OFF SUNDAY SUPPER DINNER SERIES Want to enjoy a delicious Sunday Supper with fried chicken, pulled pork and all the fixings while overlooking a sunset over th...

Jul

14

DuCard Vineyards

Music in the Mtns. w/ David Kuland w/ Matty Metcalfe Sunday, July 14th 2-5pm Join us at DuCard Vineyards for live music by David Kuland featuring Matty Metcalfe. David is a singer-songwriter li...

Jul

14

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

Chris Hanks Sunday, July 14th       1:30-4:30 The performing style of Chris Hanks is a unique blend of rock, soul, and country. Chris offers powerful vocals and acoustic guitar skills to tak...

Jul

14

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery - Wine & Cheesecake Pairing

Wine & Cheesecake Pairing Sunday, July 14th 1-4pm Delight your taste buds with an expertly curated selection of our finest wines, perfectly paired with decadent cheesecakes! Whether you're a...

Jul

15

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery - Trivia Night

Always a fun time! Our kitchen opens at 12 noon and closes one hour before the close of the winery. Check out the full menu here: : https://www.princemichel.com/tap-29-brewery-and-pub

Jul

17

Madison County Fireman's Parade

Don't miss Madison County's Firemen's Parade that kicks off the Madison County Fair!! Please email [email protected] if interested in participating! 1) Name of Entry 2) Contact 3) Phone numbe...

Jul

18

Bald Top Brewery - Weekend Events

Exciting Weekend Ahead at Bald Top! This Thursday at 6:30PM, join us for Trivia Night! Grab your buddies for a night of fun trivia, delicious beers, and artisanal pizza, hosted by the amazing...

Jul

18

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery - Happy Hour

THURSDAY,   July 18, 2024     3 PM – 5 PM Happy Hour Happy Hour every Thursday! Now includes beer!

Jul

18

2024 Fireman's Parade Winners & Sponsors

2024 Parade Winners Best Appearing Rescue Squad 1st - Westmoreland Rescue  Squad                        Coming the Longest Distance 2nd - Westmoreland Best Appearing Fire Dept. - Culp...

Jul

18

Revalation Vineyards - Sip & Learn

Andi Combo will talk about Pathways to Publishing.

Jul

19

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

Jimmy O    July 19th 5-8 pm Jimmy O always delivers! PERSERVE ENDANGERED MUSIC! Our kitchen opens at 12 noon and closes one hour before the close of the winery. Check out the full menu here:...

Jul

19

DuCard Vineyards

Welcome in the weekend with a 1/2 price flight of your favorite DuCard wines while enjoying the music of Dave Goodrich. This guitarist, singer, songwriter brings a repertoire of blues, rock, pop, Mot...

Jul

20

DuCard Vineyards

Music in the Mountains w/ Mike Proffitt July 20 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Join us for an afternoon of rhythm and views! Listen to the superb music of singer/songwriter Mike Proffitt and his mixt...

Jul

20

Blue Quartz Winery & Shotwell Run Brewery

Live Music - Ben Mason    Saturday, July 20th 5-8pm  Exciting news! Ben Mason, DC's seasoned musician, returns to the Tasting and Tap Room. With four CDs and a musical journey since the '70s, h...

Jul

20

Madison County Demolition Derby

Saturday, July 20!!  Demolition Derby returns to the Madison County Fair!!

Jul

20

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Nature Walk

Don't miss out on the FREE Nature Walk from   11:00 am - 12:00 pm. Saturday, July 20th Come and learn about plants, people, the past and the present at Graves Mountain Farm and Lodges! Join...

Jul

20

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

Mercy Trail-delivering classic songs from the past as they were when the original artist brought them to us!Our kitchen opens at 12 noon and closes one hour before the close of the winery. Check out t...

Jul

20

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

The mission of The Unsuitables is to encourage folks to dance and sing. They play a variety of covers that include Motown,  classic R&B, rock and roll, and blues. Our kitchen opens at 12 n...

Jul

21

DuCard Vineyards - Wine Education & Exploration - Rose'   

Wine Education & Exploration - Rose'      Sunday, July 21st    $69.00 Ever wonder why one wine is so different than another? Have trouble deciding which wines you like best, and explaini...

Jul

21

THE INN & TAVERN AT MEANDER - SUNDAY SUPPER DINNER SERIES

THE INN & TAVERN AT MEANDER KICKS OFF  SUNDAY SUPPER DINNER SERIES Want to enjoy a delicious Sunday Supper with fried chicken, pulled pork and all the fixings while overlooking a sunset ove...

Jul

21

Prince Michel & Tap 29 Brewery

Swansong   Sunday, July 21st 1:30-4:30 Swansong brings excellence to each performance—striving to mesmerize and move their audiences with lyrical and rapturous delight. Our kitchen opens...

Jul

24

Pete's Auction Service

We have been loading the auction house for our next sale Wednesday, July 24th starting at 9:30 AM. The parking lot will be packed full too! Be sure to join us for a great sale at 2858 North Semino...

Jul

26

Revalation Vineyards - Book Club @ The Vineyard

Come and join us for a lively discussion of Cantoras by Carolina de Robertis.

Jul

27

Graves Mtn. Farm & Lodges - Peach Day

PEACH DAY at Graves Mountain Farm & Lodges--Saturday, July 27, 2024! Picnic Pavilion Area  FREE Admission   FREE Parking Join us for our 11th Annual Peach Day Festival at Graves Mountain...

Jul

27

American Legion Riders Breakfast

Breakfast July 27, 7:00 am - 10:00 am at The Madison American Legion Post 157, 310 Thrift Road, Madison.  Menu includes eggs (cooked to order), bacon, sausage, toast,  biscuits & sausage gravy,...