Events -

August 2014

January 1 to December 31

(540) 658-8681
1300 Courthouse Road
Stafford, VA 22554
Free!
April 1 to November 2
La Brabanconne

April 1-November 2
Spotlight Exhibition: Gari Melchers’ La Brabanconne

(540) 654-1841
224 Washington St. Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont
Fredericksburg, VA 224058
Included with museum admission.
April 26 to August 4

The Fredericksburg Area Museum & Cultural Center (FAMCC) is pleased to announce the opening o

(540) 371-3037
1001 Princess Anne St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$7/adults, $2/Student
April 26 to October 11

The Fredericksburg Area Museum & Cultural Center and Hallowed Ground Tours present walking to

(540) 371-3037
1001 Princess Anne St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$5/adult, $2/child and $2/student
May 26 to September 1

Today the Fredericksburg Area Museum & Cultural Center announced the launch of Blue Star Muse

(540) 371-3037
1001 Princess Anne St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
July 17 to August 1

Meet artist Ben Childers and celebrate the presention of  his "New Creations-Glass and Oil" on di

(540) 358-0560
824 Caroline Sreet
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
July 28 to August 27

Featured artist Ben Childers turns up the heat to present his newest creations in fused glass and

(540) 368-0560
824 Caroline Sreet
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
July 31 to August 28

Group Art Show in Main Library's Atrium and Theater, August 1st through 29th (9am-9pm) of art wor

(540) 752-2732
1201 Caroline St
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
August 1 to August 10

(540) 373-1776
Fredericksburg, VA
August 1 to August 3
No Tax Weekend August 1st - 3rd

Enjoy tax free purchases this weekend at Rebellion Fashion for back to school savings.

(540) 548-9022
1865 Carl D Silver Parkway Suite 106
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
August 1

From June 7th through August 9th, children’s programs will be offered at the Fredericksburg Battl

(540) 373-6122
1013 Lafayette Boulevard
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Free
August 1

Match wits with friends and family (or total strangers) in First Friday history trivia competitio

(540) 654-1043
908 Charles Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
free
August 1

Discover the magicall mystery of nature as seen through the imaginative eys of featured artist, K

(540) 368-0560
824 Caroline Sreet
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
August 1 to August 30
color, form, line, texture, visual, art, marti belcher, photographer, photography, jeanne marie tanks, glass fusion, kiln-formed glass, painting-with-glass artist, martibelcher-dot-com, glassaglowstudio-dot-com

LIKE A BOX OF CRAYONS

(540) 373-5646
813 Sophia St
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
free
August 1

The National Park Service presents a series of eight Friday-evening programs that explores the re

(540) 373-6122
Fredericksburg, VA
Free
August 1

The Sounds of Summer concert series continues throughout the month of August with free concertsev

907 Princess Anne Street
Fredericksburg, VA
August 1 to August 2

Start your weekend off right! Join us for Karaoke! All Day EveryDay Happy Hour!!

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 2

In conjunction with First Saturdays at the Fredericksburg Farmer’s Market, Art in the Park is an

(540) 372-1086
500 William St
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
August 2

From June 7th through August 9th, children’s programs will be offered at the Fredericksburg Battl

(540) 373-6122
1013 Lafayette Boulevard
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Free
August 2
A look at the monument, mourning customs, and the Grandmother of Our Country

A look at the monument, mourning customs, and the Grandmother of Our Country

(540) 373-1569
1200 Charles Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free, tours of the museum are $5 Adults, $2 6-18
August 4

Come enjoy The Plymouth Fife and Drum Corps, an internationally renowned Fife & Drum Corps ma

(540) 373-3381
1201 Washington Avenue
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
August 5
Sky Color

Please register for class online: 

(540) 654-1851
224 Washington St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22405
$10/$8 member
August 5

Kids Night Out!!

Join us Every Tuesday This Summer from 5pm-9pm for Great Family Fun!

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 7
Sky Color

Please register for class online: 

(540) 654-1851
224 Washington St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22405
$10/$8 member
August 7

Learn and enjoy the best of the late '90's in cinema Academy Awards history.

(540) 372-1144
1201 Caroline Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 7

The Village at Towne Centre & B101.5 present Music On The Green every Thursday evening starti

(540) 786-6660
137 Spotsylvania Mall
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Free
August 8
Sky Color

Please register for class online: 

(540) 654-1851
224 Washington St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22405
$10/$8 member
August 8

From June 7th through August 9th, children’s programs will be offered at the Fredericksburg Battl

(540) 373-6122
1013 Lafayette Boulevard
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Free
August 8

Pig Roast, Live and Silent Auctions, Raffles, Door Prizes, Fun and Fellowship for the Family!

(540) 379-1965
2400 Airport Avenue Fredericksburg Agricultural Fairgrounds
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$65 Single $90 Couple
August 8

The National Park Service presents a series of eight Friday-evening programs that explores the re

(540) 373-6122
Fredericksburg, VA
Free
August 8 to August 9

Start your weekend off right! Join us for Karaoke! All Day EveryDay Happy Hour!!

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 9

There’s something exciting coming to our community this August that will have kids and parents up

(540) 479-3200
3126 Cowan Blvd. Central Park
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
FREE
August 9

From June 7th through August 9th, children’s programs will be offered at the Fredericksburg Battl

(540) 373-6122
1013 Lafayette Boulevard
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Free
August 9

do you have a beard that is worthy of being noticed?

(540) 735-9622
3102 Plank Road #137
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Free to public; contestants $25
August 9

Join us August 9 from 1-3 PM for Second Saturdays at the Museum.  This month, children and their

(540) 371-3037
1001 Princess Anne Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22554
August 9

Fiddlestix Summer Concert Series, featuring The Laurie Berkner Band; William M.

(540) 654-1234
1301 College Ave. William M. Anderson Center
Fredericksburg, VA
$25 to $100
August 9

Girls Night Out 

Meet with local vendors including 

(540) 370-0000
107 Westwood Office Park
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 9
La Unica ~ Latin Rhythm/World Beat

La Unica! ~ Ireland meets Latin America

(540) 898-3242
9019 Old Battlefield Boulevard @ the Pavilion, Spotsylvania Courthouse Village
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
$5/Kids 6 & under FREE!
August 10

Stafford County Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities has partnered up with The Gauntlet Gol

(540) 658-4572
58 Jesse Curtis Lane
Hartwood, VA 22406
Free!
August 12 to August 15

Summer camp art classes will offer interaction with a variety of materials.

(540) 379-6987
7001 Harrison Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
$146/week
August 12

Kids Night Out!!

Join us Every Tuesday This Summer from 5pm-9pm for Great Family Fun!

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 14

The Village at Towne Centre & B101.5 present Music On The Green every Thursday evening starti

(540) 786-6660
137 Spotsylvania Mall
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Free
August 14
The Fredericksburg Jazz Collective

Come join us for live bebop jazz and latin standards at the Colonial Tavern in downtown Frederick

(540) 286-0241
406 Lafayette Blvd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 15
The historic Riddick House

The 2014 Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge (6901 Meeting Street off Route 208, Spot

(540) 538-6263
6901 Meeting Street
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
$55/person for all three days
August 15 to August 16

Start your weekend off right! Join us for Karaoke! All Day EveryDay Happy Hour!!

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 16
The historic Riddick House

The 2014 Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge (6901 Meeting Street off Route 208, Spot

(540) 538-6263
6901 Meeting Street
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
$55/person for all three days
August 16

The Fredericksburg Area Museum & Cultural Center (FAMCC) is pleased to announce two new exhib

1001 Princess Anne Street
Fredericksburg, VA
Museum Admission
August 16
http://musicandspirits.com/

Come see the amazing talents of Megan Jean & The KFB at the beautiful A.

(540) 373-4555
1 Bowman Drive
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
$18 online or $20 at the door
August 16

Enjoy watching Fredericksburg’s Five 40 Roller Girls skate it out against Black Rose Rollers Rott

(540) 785-4625
12220 Five Mile Rd,
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
$10 in advance $12 at the door free for kids 10 and under
August 16
Image of Megan Jean and the KFB

MEGAN JEAN AND THE KFB

(540) 967-8191
1 Bowman Drive
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
$18 online/$20 at the door
August 17
The historic Riddick House

The 2014 Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge (6901 Meeting Street off Route 208, Spot

(540) 538-6263
6901 Meeting Street
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
$55/person for all three days
August 17

Start planning for your special event at the The Big Day - Special Event & Bridal Show with t

(540) 548-5555
2371 Carl D Silver Parkeay Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$0-$8
August 17

Start planning for your special event at the The Big Day - Special Event & Bridal Show with t

(540) 548-5555
2371 Carl D Silver Parkway
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$12 at the door, $10 in advance
August 19
A.D.S. Meeting & Training Center | Fredericksburg Meeting Rooms

(Fredericksburg, Stafford)  Are you looking for a way to build stronger synergy relationships?

(540) 316-0886
107 Westwood Office Park
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
August 19

Kids Night Out!!

Join us Every Tuesday This Summer from 5pm-9pm for Great Family Fun!

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 19

Live music with drink specials! No cover at the door, all ages welcome!

(540) 371-9999
309 William Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 21

The Village at Towne Centre & B101.5 present Music On The Green every Thursday evening starti

(540) 786-6660
137 Spotsylvania Mall
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Free
August 22

Put on your pirate gear and plan to have a great time by the water as you listen to the Reunion B

(540) 895-5900
13721 Anna Point Lane
Mineral, VA 23117
Free with small parking fee
August 22

The best Stand Up Comedy show in the history of the universe.

(540) 657-8811
620 Caroline St Courtyard Marriott
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$15 pre-sale online $20 at the door
August 22 to August 23

Start your weekend off right! Join us for Karaoke! All Day EveryDay Happy Hour!!

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 23
Flyer

Pirates are taking over the James Monroe Museum!

(540) 654-1043
908 Charles Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free with price of museum admission
August 23

Recommended Shoes: Canvas, such as Vans

(540) 371-3037
1001 Princess Anne Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$40, excluding the price of shoes
August 23

Piracy was a scourge of American commerce for nearly 300 years, and James Monroe did his part to

(540) 654-1043
1304 Caroline Street Rising Sun Tavern
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$20 ($15/Friends of JMM or Members of WHM)
August 25

Clean. Fresh. Supportive.  

(540) 370-0000
107 Westwood Office Park
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$5.00
August 26

Kids Night Out!!

Join us Every Tuesday This Summer from 5pm-9pm for Great Family Fun!

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 26

Join us for drink specials and live music featuring Swamp Trash, acoustic sets, on our "stage" fr

(540) 371-9999
309 William Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 28

The Village at Towne Centre & B101.5 present Music On The Green every Thursday evening starti

(540) 786-6660
137 Spotsylvania Mall
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Free
August 29

The Sounds of Summer concert series continues throughout the month of August with free concertsev

907 Princess Anne Street
Fredericksburg, VA
August 29 to August 30

Start your weekend off right! Join us for Karaoke! All Day EveryDay Happy Hour!!

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
August 30

The Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center, along with Hallowed Ground Tours, presents a

(540) 371-3037
1001 Princess Anne St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
August 30

The Fredericksburg Area Museum & Cultural Center, along with Hallowed Ground Tours, presents

Fredericksburg, VA
August 31
www.contributeToTheArts.org

'Can Summer Please Stay' Party hosted by Brock’s Riverside Grill Benefiting the Institute

503 Sophia Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$5 at the door, 13 & under FREE