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Faith Ride Poker Run 2016

Saturday, May 21st 2016 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
at Creative Wonders
2746 Stuarts Draft Hwy

May 21, 2016 — Faith Ride 2016 Poker Run, Bike and Car Show and more!  Event will be held at Creative Wonders Parking Lot, 2746 Stuarts Draft Hwy, Stuarts Draft, Va.  Saturday – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm.  Poker Run is $15 per bike and $5 rider.  Bike/Car show $20 per vehicle and $15 per bike.   First bike out at 9 am and last bike out at 11 am.  Bike and car show judging begins at 12:30 pm with CASH PRIZES!!  Music by Covenant.  There will be chicken for sale, bouncy house, vendors and games.  Something for everyone!   INFO:  Sign up online at – http://www.missionridersva.com/  or the day of the event.  Questions contact Scott at 540-294-1825.

 

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Willie Nelson Supports Local Food Hub

Wednesday, May 25th 2016 - 6:00 pm
at Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

Willie Nelson will be performing Wednesday, May 25th at nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Charlottesville and lending his support to Local Food Hub, a non-profit organization that partners with Virginia farmers to increase access to local food.  Sponsor packages are now available through Local Food Hub and include an exclusive pre-concert party, VIP seating, a raffle to win Willie Nelson memorabilia and more.  For more information, call 434-244-0625.

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Willie Nelson & Family

Wednesday, May 25th 2016 - 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
at Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

With a six-decade career and 200 plus albums, this iconic Texan is the creative genius behind the historic recordings of Crazy, Red Headed Stranger, and Stardust. Willie Nelson has earned every conceivable award as a musician and amassed reputable credentials as an author, actor and activist. He continues to thrive as a relevant and progressive musical and cultural force. In the last five years alone he delivered nine new album releases (of which one resulted in a Grammy Award win), released a Top 10 New York Times’ bestsellers book, again headlined Farm Aid, an event he co-founded in 1985, received his 5th degree black belt in Gong Kwon Yu Sul, and graced the cover of Rolling Stone
magazine.

Tickets on sale Friday, Feb 26 at 10am!  OR get tickets early Wednesday, Feb 24 at 10am – Thursday, Feb 25 at 10pm.  Use password: LEGEND

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Friday’s After Five – Free Summer Concert Series

Friday, May 27th 2016 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

In its 29th season, Fridays After Five, presented by Bud Light, continues to be Charlottesville’s favorite live concert series on the Virginia Credit Union stage.  The first concert will kick off at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion on the Downtown Mall April 15th, from 5:30pm -8:30pm, and each Friday thereafter ending on September 9th.

Each week volunteers work the concessions on behalf of a variety of local non-profits who share in the proceeds, which raises tens of thousands of dollars to support their work in our community. The spring and summer schedule features local artists of myriad musical styles; there is something for everyone! Unwind Friday evenings at this fabulous and FREE Charlottesville institution.

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Friday’s After Five – Free Summer Concert Series

Friday, June 3rd 2016 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

In its 29th season, Fridays After Five, presented by Bud Light, continues to be Charlottesville’s favorite live concert series on the Virginia Credit Union stage.  The first concert will kick off at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion on the Downtown Mall April 15th, from 5:30pm -8:30pm, and each Friday thereafter ending on September 9th.

Each week volunteers work the concessions on behalf of a variety of local non-profits who share in the proceeds, which raises tens of thousands of dollars to support their work in our community. The spring and summer schedule features local artists of myriad musical styles; there is something for everyone! Unwind Friday evenings at this fabulous and FREE Charlottesville institution.

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Friday’s For Food at Friday’s After Five

Friday, June 3rd 2016 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

 

Fridays For Food will be held on the first Friday of every month through September.

April 15 / May 6 / June 3 / July 1 / August 5 / September 2
nTelos Wireless and the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank are joining forces to engage the community to end hunger locally through a monthly, summertime donation drive.

During Fridays after Five, a community gathering tradition, patrons are asked to stop by the nTelos Wireless & Blue Ridge Area Food Bank booth to donate on the 1st Friday of every month. Throughout the summer, the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank will be keeping an on-going tally of all donations collected. Each month, nTelos Wireless will kick start the efforts with a $500 donation. Stand up and make a difference in the community – support the effort to stamp out hunger!

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Friday’s After Five – Free Summer Concert Series

Friday, June 10th 2016 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

In its 29th season, Fridays After Five, presented by Bud Light, continues to be Charlottesville’s favorite live concert series on the Virginia Credit Union stage.  The first concert will kick off at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion on the Downtown Mall April 15th, from 5:30pm -8:30pm, and each Friday thereafter ending on September 9th.

Each week volunteers work the concessions on behalf of a variety of local non-profits who share in the proceeds, which raises tens of thousands of dollars to support their work in our community. The spring and summer schedule features local artists of myriad musical styles; there is something for everyone! Unwind Friday evenings at this fabulous and FREE Charlottesville institution.

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Friday’s After Five – Free Summer Concert Series

Friday, June 17th 2016 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

In its 29th season, Fridays After Five, presented by Bud Light, continues to be Charlottesville’s favorite live concert series on the Virginia Credit Union stage.  The first concert will kick off at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion on the Downtown Mall April 15th, from 5:30pm -8:30pm, and each Friday thereafter ending on September 9th.

Each week volunteers work the concessions on behalf of a variety of local non-profits who share in the proceeds, which raises tens of thousands of dollars to support their work in our community. The spring and summer schedule features local artists of myriad musical styles; there is something for everyone! Unwind Friday evenings at this fabulous and FREE Charlottesville institution.

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The Dead & Company

Thursday, June 23rd 2016 - 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
at Jiffy Lube Live
7800 Cellar Door Way

Following the tremendous success of the band’s 2015 tour, Dead & Company is launching its highly-anticipated 2016 tour on Friday, June 10 in Charlotte, North Carolina, before headlining Bonnaroo 2016 that weekend. The celebrated group’s cross-country run features two nights at Citi Field in New York, a two show independence day weekend celebration at Folsom Field in Boulder and two nights at the famous Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wisconsin with the tour scheduled to conclude with two shows at Boston’s iconic Fenway Park on Friday, July 15 and Saturday, July 16. Grateful Dead members Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann and Bob Weir; singer/guitarist John Mayer; Allman Brothers’ bassist Oteil Burbridge; and “Fare Thee Well” and RatDog keyboardist Jeff Chimenti will perform two sets of music drawing from the Dead’s historic catalog of songs. A full listing of tour dates can be found below.

Dead & Company will make their late night debut on Thursday, February 18 when the band performs on the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, which airs weeknights at 11:35 p.m. / 10:35 p.m. Central time on NBC.

Tickets go on sale starting on Friday, February 12 at 10:00 a.m. at www.livenation.com** with presale tickets available beginning Tuesday, February 9 at 10:00 a.m. Check http://www.deadandcompany.com/ for complete ticketing information.

Dead & Company 2016 Tour Dates

Friday, June 10, 2016 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
Thursday, June 16, 2016 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center
Friday, June 17, 2016 Noblesville, IN Klipsch Music Center
Monday, June 20, 2016 Camden, NJ BB&T Pavilion
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Thursday, June 23, 2016 Bristow, VA Jiffy Lube Live
Saturday, June 25, 2016 Flushing, NY Citi Field**
Sunday, June 26, 2016 Flushing, NY Citi Field**
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 Hartford, CT Xfinity Theatre
Saturday, July 02, 2016 Boulder, CO Folsom Field**
Sunday, July 03, 2016 Boulder, CO Folsom Field**
Thursday, July 07, 2016 Detroit, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
Saturday, July 09, 2016 East Troy, WI Alpine Valley Music Theatre
Sunday, July 10, 2016 East Troy, WI Alpine Valley Music Theatre
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Pittsburgh, PA First Niagara Pavilion
Friday, July 15, 2016 Boston, MA Fenway Park**
Saturday, July 16, 2016 Boston, MA Fenway Park**

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Friday’s After Five – Free Summer Concert Series

Friday, June 24th 2016 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

In its 29th season, Fridays After Five, presented by Bud Light, continues to be Charlottesville’s favorite live concert series on the Virginia Credit Union stage.  The first concert will kick off at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion on the Downtown Mall April 15th, from 5:30pm -8:30pm, and each Friday thereafter ending on September 9th.

Each week volunteers work the concessions on behalf of a variety of local non-profits who share in the proceeds, which raises tens of thousands of dollars to support their work in our community. The spring and summer schedule features local artists of myriad musical styles; there is something for everyone! Unwind Friday evenings at this fabulous and FREE Charlottesville institution.

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