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9th Annual Quetzal Kite Festival

Sunday, May 17th 2015 - 10:00 am
at Pleasant Grove Park
Rt. 53

The region’s premier kite festival is back in Fluvanna County on May 17th, 2014 at beautiful Pleasant Grove Park in Palmyra, Virginia. Join several thousands of your closest friends and neighbors for a free fun day of kites, sun, and fun. There will be free face painting and kites for kids (until they run out). Kite flyers from Richmond Air Force and Wings Over
Washington kite clubs will be on hand with demonstrations and fun for the whole family. There are food vendors, or bring a picnic!
For more information, contact Lawrence Levine at levine@yellowchicken.com or 434-531-5982

Note* this festival is always free!

CURED Bacon Fest 2015

CURED Bacon Festival

Saturday, May 30th 2015 - 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
at Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

Cured: Central Virginia Bacon Festival sponsored by Starr Hill Brewery and the Rock Barn. Inaugural festival focused on the love for bacon. A selection of Charlottesville’s finest locally owned restaurants will each be on site offering small plates of 2-3 bacon-themed dishes.  VIP Tickets get you in at noon for this amazing event!

Tickets go on sale April 3 at 10am OR get tickets early Wednesday, April 1 at 10am – Thursday, April 2 at 10pm. Use the password: BACON

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An Evening with David Crosby

Wednesday, June 17th 2015 - 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
at The Paramount Theater
215 E Main St.

Legendary singer-songwriter David Crosby has announced a series of intimate solo acoustic tour dates for June and July, where he will perform with only his voice and guitar. The shows will feature repertoire spanning Crosby’s entire career, including new songs from his critically-acclaimed 2014 solo album Croz, and his 1971 solo debut If I Could Only Remember My Name, as well as selections from The Byrds, Crosby, Stills & Nash, and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young.
“This is about the songs. The tale telling,” said Crosby. “Taking you on a voyage to my world for a moment”.

Tickets go on sale March 27 at 10a or you can get your’s early, Wednesday, March 25 at 10am through Thursday, March 26 at 10pm.  Use the code word CROSS

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The Eagles at John Paul Jones Arena!

Monday, July 13th 2015 - 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
at John Paul Jones Arena
295 Massie Rd

The Eagles have added a Charlottesville concert on July 13 at the John Paul Jones Arena to the band’s summer 2015 “History of the Eagles” tour.  The tour, which kicked off July 6, 2013 following the release of the band’s acclaimed, top-selling documentary of the same name, features classic Eagles’ songs spanning their entire career, including some that have never been performed live.  The Eagles last performed in Charlottesville in 2008.

 Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, March 20 at 10 AM through the John Paul Jones Arena box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, charge by phone 800-745-3000 or buy at livenation.com.  

Sundowners Bike Club Cookout Car and Bike Show

Saturday, July 25th 2015 - 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
at Ferncliff
174 Lands End RD

The Sundowners Bike Club are having their 15th annual Cookout Car and Bike Show. Come out and get some country air, good food, see some great looking old cars and some nice bikes. Come make some great memories with us. Visit our website at thesundownersbikeclub.shutterfly.com for more information and to see past events. Come support the Mike Turner Scholarship Fund.

$5.00 per vehicle.

9th Annual Quetzal Kite Festival

Tuesday, May 17th 2016 - 10:00 am
at Pleasant Grove Park
Rt. 53

The region’s premier kite festival is back in Fluvanna County on May 17th, 2014 at beautiful Pleasant Grove Park in Palmyra, Virginia. Join several thousands of your closest friends and neighbors for a free fun day of kites, sun, and fun. There will be free face painting and kites for kids (until they run out). Kite flyers from Richmond Air Force and Wings Over
Washington kite clubs will be on hand with demonstrations and fun for the whole family. There are food vendors, or bring a picnic!
For more information, contact Lawrence Levine at levine@yellowchicken.com or 434-531-5982

Note* this festival is always free!

9th Annual Quetzal Kite Festival

Wednesday, May 17th 2017 - 10:00 am
at Pleasant Grove Park
Rt. 53

The region’s premier kite festival is back in Fluvanna County on May 17th, 2014 at beautiful Pleasant Grove Park in Palmyra, Virginia. Join several thousands of your closest friends and neighbors for a free fun day of kites, sun, and fun. There will be free face painting and kites for kids (until they run out). Kite flyers from Richmond Air Force and Wings Over
Washington kite clubs will be on hand with demonstrations and fun for the whole family. There are food vendors, or bring a picnic!
For more information, contact Lawrence Levine at levine@yellowchicken.com or 434-531-5982

Note* this festival is always free!

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