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Events

Greene Farmers Market
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Saturdays, May 5-September 15, 2018

Greene Farmers Market is a Virginia "producers" market that allows a wide range of products produced by the vendor which includes: fruits, vegetables, honey, herbs, eggs, dairy products, meat/poultry products, processed foods, nursery products, and other value added products from the above.

Conveniently located at Tractor Supply in Ruckersville, the market will be open on Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. from May 5 - September 15. Stop by to stock up on your favorite fresh foods!  

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Address:

42 Carmen Place
Ruckersville, Virginia 22968

Phone: 434-985-6663

Children Welcome
Coffee
Food
Groups Welcome
Handicapped Accessible
Parking
Shopping
Virginia Clay Festival
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September 22-23, 2018

The Virginia Clay Festival is the only festival of its kind in VA. Join us in the historic town of Stanardsville for the annual event, an art show celebrating the possibilities of clay. Virginia potters, sculptors and jewelers will be selling their latest work...ALL in clay! Each artist will give a demonstration showing how to throw pots, to sculpt or to explain a technique that makes their work unique. A kid's area to play with clay, artisan food trucks and live acoustic music will enhance the festival atmosphere. Admission is FREE!

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Address:

William Monroe Middle School 148 Monroe Dr.
Stanardsville, Virginia 22973

Phone: 434-985-6500

Art
Children Welcome
Food
Groups Welcome
Handicapped Accessible
Outdoor Seating
Parking
Pottery
Shopping
Festival
Strawberry Festival
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June 2, 2018

Do you like strawberries? Then be sure to come to Greene County for the 29th anniversary of their Annual Strawberry Festival in the heart of historic Stanardsville. The event features the famous Strawberry Breakfast, as well as strawberry cakes, pies, slushies, and desserts. Lunch will be served as well. Enjoy your strawberries while listening to great gospel music, having your face painted, browsing craft booths, or watching local cloggers and square dancers. For the car enthusiast there is an antique car show. Sign up to participate in the 5k run/ w...
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Address:

25 Court Street
Stanardsville, Virginia 22973

Phone: 434-985-6158

Children Welcome
Food
Groups Welcome
Parking
Festival
Greene County Fair
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June 26-30, 2018

Experience the fun and back-home warmth of a real, rural county fair and its people. Music, carnival rides, home made food and craft exhibits, farm animal auctions, great fair food and much more can be enjoyed in a beautiful setting at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

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Address:

Madison Road
Stanardsville, Virginia 22973

Phone: 434-985-7622

Art
Children Welcome
Food
Groups Welcome
Parking
Fair
Red, White, Blue 'n Greene - Independence Day Celebration
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July 4, 2018

Celebrate Independence Day in Stanardsville this year and experience small town America at its finest. Starting with a parade down Main Street at 3 PM and ending with the Capitol Sheds Community Fireworks Display after sunset, this free, family-friendly event is filled with so many sights, sounds, entertainers and attractions that it is almost certain to provide something to delight every member of your family.  Ample parking, friendly people and free admission make the Stanardsville 4th of July Celebration the place to be. Mark your calendars today! ...
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Address:

Main Street
Stanardsville, Virginia 22973

Phone: 540-290-8344

Children Welcome
Food
Groups Welcome
Parking
Festival
Tour de Greene
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October 13, 2018

Tour de Greene is a fully supported 25, 40, or 60 mile ride through the beautiful back roads in and around Greene County Virginia, located a the foot of the Shenandoah National Park.  Afterwards, party with fellow cyclists as you enjoy an after ride meal and live music.   

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Address:

40 Celt Road
Stanardsville, Virginia 22973

Phone: 434-825-5002

Cycling
Food
Groups Welcome
Recreation/Outdoors
Parking
Artisans Studio Tour
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November 10 & 11, 2018

Easily accessed by following the map and directions, the 24th annual Tour of 22 studios with 45 professional artisans is self-guided, free, and open to the public.  Each studio on the Tour provides locally sourced refreshments.  A visit to Greene County's very own Artisans, John Pluta & Holly Horan at Noon Whistle Pottery and Anne R. Hanson, will have you planning a return visit!

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Charlottesville and surrounds
Charlottesville, Virginia 22901

Phone: 434-823-1882

Art
Children Welcome
Groups Welcome
Parking
Pottery
Shopping
Parade of Lights
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December 1, 2018

The 13th annual Parade of Lights in Stanardsville will be held on Saturday, December 1.  Pre-Parade activities, music, food and entertainment will happen throughout the day.  Roads close at 4:30 p.m. with the parade down Main Street at 5:30.  Immediately after the parade, at 6:30, the Town Council and *STAR* will host a visit with Santa and a Tree-Lighting Ceremony in the Town Hall.  Refreshments will be served.  Afterwards, at 7:30, The Deanes Bluegrass Gospel Band will present its annual free Christmas concert in the WMHS auditorium.   The annua...
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Address:

Main Street
Stanardsville, Virginia 22973

Phone: 434-906-4859

Children Welcome
Food
Groups Welcome
Parking
Festival
Eat in Greene
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March 1-31, 2018

"Eat in Greene" is our version of Restaurant Week...with a twist!  During the ENTIRE month of March, grab a friend and head out to our participating restaurants to enjoy any meal from the menu!  Snap a photo and post it on Facebook or Instagram along with #EatinGreene and you'll be eligible for a weekly drawing...ONE WEEKLY WINNER will be reimbursed for their restaurant bill...UP TO $100!

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WIN by VISITING and ORDERING at least one entree in three different participating restaurants during the month of March.  Complete the "Eat in...
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Address:

8315 Seminole Trail
Ruckersville, Virginia 22968

Phone: 434-985-6663

Children Welcome
Food
Groups Welcome
Handicapped Accessible
Parking

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