Powered by

April 28 – 30




Saturday, April 29
Wine & Food Expo 
@Fredericksburg Convention Center
Showcasing some of the finest Virginia Wines, Specialty Food Vendors, and doing a Food & Cocktail Demos LIVE on stage right here in FREDERICKSBURG!  WINE & FOOD Samples are INCLUDED with Admission!  Bring your friends, family and join us for Fredericksburg’s premier Wine & Food event!
Time: 11am-4pm
Cost: $20-$75
CLICK HERE for details


Thursday, April 27 – Sunday, June 11
Food & Wine Festival
@Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Every Thursday – Sunday until June 11 (plus Memorial Day), flavors are in full bloom this spring as Busch Gardens’ Food & Wine Festival.  Celebrating ten years, explore over 150 international flavors at 16 themed food and beverage locations throughout the park, with more than 40 NEW offerings, and a rotating menu of returning favorites at the ALL-NEW Decade of Delights location. Featuring a new lineup every week, Decade of Delights pays tribute to the top tastes of the past ten years, from specialty beverages to decadent desserts.
Time: Varies by day
Cost: Park Admission
CLICK HERE for details


Friday, April 28
Vaccine Clinic
@SPCA of Fredericksburg
For a dog not on preventatives, one mosquito bite is all it takes for them to get heartworms. The Fred SPCA Locke Community Medical Center will be hosting a vaccine clinic for National Heartworm Awareness Month. Pick up affordable flea, tick & heartworm preventatives and get your cats and dogs up-to-date on vaccines and blood tests!
Time: 2-6pm
Cost: Varies, appointments required
CLICK HERE for details


Friday, April 28 – Sunday, April 30
Lewis & Clark Circus
@Orange Fairgrounds
Lewis & Clark Circus, A Great American Circus, is coming to Orange, VA!  90 minutes of circus fun for the whole family!
Time: April 28 (6:30pm); April 29 (3pm & 6pm); April 30 (2pm & 4:30pm)
Cost: Varies (exclusive online discounts available)
CLICK HERE for details

Friday, April 28
Shredding into Spring
@Strangeways Brewing FXBG
Get ready to rock your way into Spring with Fredericksburg’s most okyest cover band, Fist of Whiskey!  A night of hard rock and metal covers.  With Fist of Whiskey’s own spin on classic hits, they will bring you a unique and unforgettable experience. With their electrifying sound, you won’t want to miss this one-of-a-kind show.  So grab a cold brew and get ready to “Shred into Spring”!
Time: 7pm
Cost: FREE
CLICK HERE for details


Friday, April 28 – Saturday, April 29
A FUNraiser – Presented by Fredericksburg’s Improv Team
@Allstate Community Theater
Fredericksburg’s Improv Team is destitute! Impoverished! Penniless! Indigent! Other words that mean we’re poor and have no money! We will perform a raucous short-form set of classic and brand-new improv games for you as if our livelihoods depend on it. If you, our royalty of an audience, would see fit to spare a sixpence for us, but your humble court jesters, we might scrap to perform another day. We will do anything for the sound of your laughter and the coin of your purse – anything.  A Stage Door Production event.
Time: April 28 (8pm); April 29 (3pm & 8pm)
Cost: $15
CLICK HERE for details


Friday, April 28 – Saturday, May 6
Always A Bridesmaid
@Caroline Community Theatre
Performed in Caroline County’s own little “Black Box” style theater. Come out to support the ARTS and enjoy the FUN!
Time: April 28 & May 5 (7pm), April 29 & May 6 (8pm), April 30 (1pm)
Cost: $30/Dinner & Show; $15/Show only
CLICK HERE for details


Saturday, April 28
Small Animal Swap & Family Day
@S&J Farm Supply
Join S&J Farm Supply for a small animal swap and shop with other local vendors in Louisa!  Mini Petting Zo, meet local author Katy Pistole, and meet ‘Scooter’ an Arabian Gelding Horse.
Time: 8am-2pm
Cost: FREE
CLICK HERE for details


Saturday, April 29
Downtown FXBG Sidewalk Sale
@Downtown Fredericksburg
Come shop small in Fredericksburg on April 29th during the Downtown Sidewalk Sale.  With up to 50% off you don’t want to miss this opportunity to support local businesses.
Time: 9am
Cost: FREE
CLICK HERE for details


Saturday, April 29
Healthy Kids Day
@Rappahannock Area YMCA
Healthy Kids Day® is the Y’s national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids and families. For over 30 years, YMCAs and their communities hosted free community events aimed to inspire kids and families to keep their minds and bodies active throughout the summer months and beyond.  Each of the Rappahannock Area YMCA’s (Caroline, King George, Massad and Ron Rosner YMCA) will different activities at each location.
Time: 10am-1pm
Cost: FREE
CLICK HERE for details


Saturday, April 29
Women Can Fly
@Shannon Airport
girls and women ages 8 and up are invited to Shannon Airport for our Women Can Fly event! Women Can Fly is an organization whose mission is to promote women of all ages in aviation. Enjoy a complimentary flight with a pilot and talk with aviators, student pilots, and professionals who will be happy to discuss their experiences and answer any questions including how to get started with flight training or the many career opportunities in aviation.  Flights will be first come, first serve on the day of the event.
Time: 10am-2pm
Cost: FREE
CLICK HERE for details


Saturday, April 29
Spring Vendor Fair
@Riverbend High School
Local vendors and artisans that feature clothing, health & wellness, crafts, & more!  You’ll get to enjoy great music as you shop from our Riverbend HS Band Students and various ensembles.
Time: 11am-3pm
Cost: FREE
CLICK HERE for details


Saturday, April 29
MAC Cornhole Tournament
@Fredericksburg Nationals
Meet Your Builder Day at the Ballpark with a double elimination cornhole tournament presented by Pro-Atlantic Cornhole.
Time: 11:30am-3pm
Cost: $10 (blind draw)
CLICK HERE for details


Sunday, April 30
Parkinson’s Awareness Run/Walk
@Ron Rosner Family YMCA
This is a wonderful event where Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, and surrounding communities can come out and support the Parkinson’s community by running or walking the distance of their choice.  The 5K is a mix of a trail and pavement run is timed for ages 12 and up.  The 1 mile course is all paved and wheelchair accessible and is not officially timed and all ages welcome.
Time: 9-11am
Cost: $20-$40
CLICK HERE for details


Sunday, April 30
Open Garden Day
@Fredericksburg Area Iris Society
With four area gardens open to the public. The date is chosen to catch the peak of the medians (smaller, earlier irises) and some early tall bearded. Blooms may be slightly later in some gardens, but other types of flowers should also be in bloom in the gardens.
Time: 11am-4pm
Cost: FREE
CLICK HERE for details



If you or someone you know has a big event in the Fredericksburg area, tell everyone about it on our website.  CLICK HERE and submit your event to be posted!

Recently Played:

Hey YouPink Floyd
Nothing Else MattersMetallica
Mony MonyBilly Idol
Ramble OnLed Zeppelin
LongviewGreen Day