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Events

Greene Farmers Market
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Mid April - October, 2019

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 Greene Commons, the market will be open on Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. from mid April - October. Stop by to stock up on your favorite fresh foods!

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Address:

40 Celt Rd
Stanardsville, Virginia 22973

Phone: 434-985-6663

Children Welcome
Coffee
Food
Groups Welcome
Handicapped Accessible
Parking
Shopping
Artisans Studio Tour
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November 9 & 10, 2019

Easily accessed by following the map and directions, the 25th annual Tour of 25 studios with 46 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 7, 2019

The 14th annual Parade of Lights in Stanardsville will be held on Saturday, December 7.  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.  The annual Parade of Lights is co-sponsored by the Greene County...
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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, 2020

"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 participating restaurant's menu! 

  • HOW TO WIN: 
    • VISIT and order at least one entree in THREE different participating Greene County restaurants.  
    • COMPLETE...
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Address:

8315 Seminole Trail
Ruckersville, Virginia 22968

Phone: 434-985-6663

Children Welcome
Food
Groups Welcome
Handicapped Accessible
Parking
Strawberry Festival
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Spring, 2020

Do you like strawberries? Then be sure to come to Greene County for the 30th 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 enthusias...
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Address:

25 Court Street
Stanardsville, Virginia 22973

Phone: 434-985-6158

Children Welcome
Food
Groups Welcome
Parking
Festival
Red, White, Blue 'n Greene - Independence Day Celebration
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July 4, 2020

Celebrate Independence Day in Stanardsville this year and experience small town America at its finest. Starting with a parade down Main Street 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 o...
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Address:

Main Street
Stanardsville, Virginia 22973

Phone: 540-290-8344

Children Welcome
Food
Groups Welcome
Parking
Festival
Greene Farm & Livestock Show
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Summer, 2020

The second annual Greene Farm & Livestock Show will be held in the summer of 2020.  This event will have shows and demonstrations throughout the day and is open to the public.  Don't miss:  Livestock Showmanship and Sales Vintage, Antiques and Artisans Market Poultry and Rabbit Shows Car & Tractor Shows Farm Demonstrations Music Pony Rides Equestrian Demonstrations Blacksmith Demonstration Food…And Much, Much More! Location:  Route 33 West across from Ruckersville Elementar...
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Address:

Route 33 West
Ruckersville, Virginia 22968

Phone: 434-960-5237

Antiques
Art
Children Welcome
Food
Groups Welcome
Parking
Shopping
Fair
Virginia Clay Festival
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September 19-20, 2020

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 ...
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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
Oktoberfest
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October, 2020

Enjoy hours of family-friendly fun such as a pumpkin patch, barrel train rides, carnival games, inflatable attractions and much more. The beer garden will feature a home-brew competition to find the best local Marzen-style beer. For the kids, there will be root beer and ginger ale tastings.
As evening falls, guests may choose to enjoy haunted tours of downtown Stanardsville. Tour-goers will visit the town’s historic cemetery, prison, Civil War hospital site, saloon and more ...
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Address:

22 Court Street
Stanardsville, Virginia 22973

Phone: 540-290-8344

Children Welcome
Food
Groups Welcome
Handicapped Accessible
Outdoor Seating
Parking
Festival
Tour de Greene
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October 10, 2020

Join us for the 14th Annual Tour de Greene 

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 at the foot of the Shenandoah National Park.
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Address:

40 Celt Road
Stanardsville, Virginia 22973

Phone: 434-825-5002

Cycling
Food
Groups Welcome
Recreation/Outdoors
Parking

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