James River Heritage Trail

James River Heritage Trail

This blacktop hiking/biking trail is currently accessible from Percival’s Island Natural Area. The James River Heritage Trail extends from Lynchburg’s Blackwater Creek Trail, crossing the railroad trestle onto Percival’s Island from Lynchburg. It transverses the...
Clifford Sorghum Festival

Clifford Sorghum Festival

This annual event will be held in the first weekend of October at the Clifford Ruritan Club. The Clifford Sorghum Festival is a weekend of fun, food and sorghum! Proceeds benefit the Clifford Ruritans. More Information When: First weekend in the month of October...
Monacan Powwow

Monacan Powwow

Honoring the traditions of the Monacan Indian Nation, the Monacan Powwow is an annual event usually held the third weekend in May. The goal of the event is to educate families about the tribe’s culture and history in Central Virginia. The Monacan powwow includes...
Virginia Summer Solstice Festival

Virginia Summer Solstice Festival

This annual event takes place on the grounds of Lazy Days Winery to celebrate the longest day of Summer. Activities at the Virginia Summer Solstice Festival include wine tasting from local wineries, live music on two stages, arts & crafts vendors, a petting zoo...
James River Batteau Festival

James River Batteau Festival

An 8-day journey down the James River from Lynchburg to Maidens Landing using recreated late 18th & early 19th century cargo boats called James River Batteaux. The James River Batteau Festival is a program of the Virginia Canals & Navigations Society. Come...