Events -

April 2014

January 1 to December 31

(540) 658-8681
1300 Courthouse Road
Stafford, VA 22554
Free!
March 19 to April 25

Exhibition, Jeff Nilan: An Iowa Retrospective; Ridderhof Martin Gallery, College Avenue at Seacob

(540) 654-1013
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 1 to November 2
Gari Melchers’ 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 1

The Chappell Great Lives Lecture Series, Henry VIII, by Jeremy Black, British historian

(540) 654-1065
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 1

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

(540) 371-9999
309 William Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 3

Event, Islamic Cultural Celebration Banquet Keynote Speaker: Salma Elkadi Abugideiri, co

(540) 654-1044
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Contact (540) 654-1044 for cost
April 3
Annie Hall with Woody Allen and Diane Keaton

Learn and enjoy the best of the late  '70's in cinema Academy Awards history.                    

(540) 373-9048
1201 Caroline Street Rappahannock Public Library Headquarters
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
April 4

In honor of our 10th Anniversary, Brush Strokes Gallery is featuring best works of former members

(540) 368-0560
824 Caroline St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
April 4

Relationships implode as four friends are forced to confront a sea of deceit, infidelity, and bet

Fredericksburg, VA
10.00
April 4 to April 5

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

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
free
April 4 to April 5

Spring into spring at our Karaoke Party Join us for our first party of the year!!!

(540) 429-9403
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 5

Performance, UMW Jazz Festival; George Washington Hall, Dodd Auditorium; free; for times

(540) 654-1012
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 5

Ages: 2yrs – 5yrs

(540) 372-1086 x217
408 Canal St
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$5 per child
April 5 to April 6

What a great weekend to shop the the arts and crafts products that were hadmade by the artisians

(540) 548-5555
Fredericksburg Expo Center 2371 Carl D Silver Parkway
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$7 Adults, Seniors $6, Kids 12 and Under FREE
April 5

Please come and enjoy Colonial Games with The Rappahannock Colonial Heritage Society, Inc.

(540) 373-1569
1200 Charles Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free for garden, house tour $5.00 adults, $2.00 students under 18
April 5

Co-sponsored Fredericksburg Jaycees This FREE Outdoor Egg hunt for children 3rd grade and younger

(540) 372-1086 x217
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
FREE
April 5

Note on access:  Salem Baptist Church is located at 4044 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA,

4044 Plank Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
free to the public
April 5

Bringing your dog(s) and come experience our 2nd Annual Dog Easter Egg Hunt.

(540) 372-1086 x217
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$5 for up to 2 dogs
April 5

Relationships implode as four friends are forced to confront a sea of deceit, infidelity, and bet

Fredericksburg, VA
10.00
April 5

Once a month local professional stand up comic Rahmein Mostafavi (DC Improv, Richmond Funny Bone,

(540) 657-8811
620 Caroline St
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
$15 pre-sale online and $20 at the door
April 5

Music & Spirits at A. Smith Bowman’s Distillery

A new concert series, featuring:

(540) 967-8191
1 Bowman Drive
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
$15 early bird, $18 at the door
April 5

Concert, Faculty-Student Dance Concert; George Washington Hall, Dodd Auditorium; 7:30 p.m.; $10 g

University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$10 general admission
April 6
Belmont Spring Open House

Sunday, April 6, 10 a.m.-5 p.m

Spring Open House

(540) 654-1015
224 Washington St. Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont
Fredericksburg, VA 22405
free
April 6
Tennis shoe on left of banner, wheel chair on right of banner, text of Walk and Roll in the center

Join the disAbility Resource Center's Walk and Roll Fredericksburg on April 6, 2014 from noon to

(540) 373-2559
1701 Fall Hill Ave. In Quarles Petroleum's parking lot
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
10.00
April 6

Performance, UMW Jazz Festival; George Washington Hall, Dodd Auditorium; 3-5 p.m.; free; (540) 65

(540) 654-1012
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 8

The Chappell Great Lives Lecture Series, Shakespeare, by Lois Potter, author of “The Life of Will

(540) 654-1065
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 8

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

(540) 371-9999
309 William Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 9 to April 25

Exhibition, Annual Student Art Exhibition; duPont Gallery, College Avenue and Thornton Street; Tu

(540) 540-1013
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 10

The Chappell Great Lives Lecture Series, Spartacus, by Barry Strauss, author of “The Spartacus Wa

(540) 654-1065
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 10
The Fredericksburg Jazz Collective

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

(540) 786-0608
406 Lafayette Blvd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 10 to April 13

 

From a 374 plays submitted, our readers selected:

(540) 903-3808
1201 Caroline St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$15
April 10

Performance, Lysistrata; duPont Hall, Klein Theatre; April 10-12 and April 16-19 at 8 p.

(540) 654-1111
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$18 general admission
April 11

Featuring over 350 table of the finest Civil War and earlier Military Effects, Relics, Memorabili

2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$6, children under 12 free with parent
April 11

Performance, UMW Concert Band; George Washington Hall, Dodd Auditorium; 7:30 p.m.; free; (540) 65

(540) 654-1012
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 11

Performance, Lysistrata; duPont Hall, Klein Theatre; April 10-12 and April 16-19 at 8 p.

(540) 654-1111
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$18 general admission
April 11 to April 12

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

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
free
April 12

Featuring over 350 tables of the finest Civil War and earlier Military Effects, Relic, Memorabili

2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$6, children under 12 free with parent
April 12

24th Annual University of Mary Washington Multicultural Fair

April 12, 2014

(540) 654-1044
1301 College Avenue University of Mary Washington
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free and open to the public
April 12

Event, 24th Annual Multicultural Fair, featuring multicultural entertainment, children’s activiti

(540) 654-1044
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 12 to April 13

Braehead Farm-a fun place for the family in the City with a Market, Playgrounds, farm animals, pi

(540) 899-9848
1130 Tyler Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Everyday farm "Play-Grounds" event area admission is $5.00 per person age 2 & under Free. + The Easter Event is $3.00 for a ticket for any age child wanting to go on a hay ride with the Easter Bunny to the hidden eggs (parents can ride along for free!)
April 12

Alternative fuel cars, dozens of exhibitors, hands-on activities, live music, live animals, food

(540) 372-1086 x213
2410 Caroline St
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
FREE
April 12

This is a fun-filled day to celebrate spring.  Children will enjoy a day of activities that inclu

(540) 658-5116
58 Jesse Curtis Lane
Hartwood, VA 22406
$8 in advance/$10 day of event
April 12
Beeping Egg Hunt

Beeping Egg Hunt

(540) 654-1851
224 Washington Street Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont
Fredericksburg, VA 22405
Free; Registration Required
April 12

Join us April 12th from 1-3pm for Second Saturdays at the Museum!

(540) 371-3037 x142
1001 Princess Anne Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 13

Event, Spring Forward Festival, featuring springtime crafts, games and an egg hunt; Brompton; 1-4

(540) 654-1802
704 Sunken Road Brompton
Fredericksburg, VA 224-1
Free
April 13

Performance, UMW Choirs; George Washington Hall, Dodd Auditorium; 7:30 p.m.; free; (540) 654-1012

(540) 654-1012
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 14

Performance, Lysistrata; duPont Hall, Klein Theatre; April 10-12 and April 16-19 at 8 p.

(540) 654-1111
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$18 general admission
April 15

The Chappell Great Lives Lecture Series, Machiavelli, by Miles Unger, author of “Machiavelli: A B

(540) 654-1065
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 15

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

(540) 371-9999
309 William Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 15

Performance, Lysistrata; duPont Hall, Klein Theatre; April 10-12 and April 16-19 at 8 p.

(540) 654-1111
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$18 general admission
April 16

Performance, Lysistrata; duPont Hall, Klein Theatre; April 10-12 and April 16-19 at 8 p.

(540) 654-1111
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$18 general admission
April 17 to April 18

Event, 28th Annual Psi Chi Symposium, featuring student research presentations based on

(540) 654-1557
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 17

The Chappell Great Lives Lecture Series, Simon Bolivar, by Marie Arana, author of “Bolivar: Ameri

(540) 654-1065
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 17

Performance, Lysistrata; duPont Hall, Klein Theatre; April 10-12 and April 16-19 at 8 p.

(540) 654-1111
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$18 general admission
April 18

UMW Guitar Ensemble Spring Concert.

(540) 654-1012
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave. Room 304, Recital Hall; Pollard Building
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 18

Performance, Lysistrata; duPont Hall, Klein Theatre; April 10-12 and April 16-19 at 8 p.

(540) 654-1111
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$18 general admission
April 18 to April 19

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

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
free
April 19

Join us for our second annual "Spring Fling : Small Business Appreciation Day".  There will be se

(540) 899-3205
2403 Fall Hill Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 19 to April 20

Olde Towne Carriages has a confused horse!

(540) 207-6482
22 Marchant Dr.
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
$5.00
April 19
fredericksburg-brew-fest

Join us for an amazing day of music, food and CRAFT BEER!

(540) 840-1442
2400 Airport Ave.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$30 Advance / $35 Gate
April 19

Exodus Outreach Ministries is sponsoring True Foundation Apostolic Ministries' Youth Talk Show ho

Widewater Village Clubhouse 11 Carlsbad Drive
Stafford, VA 22554
Free
April 21

The Ancient Order of Hibernians is sponsoring a charity golf tourney at the Lake of the Woods gol

Fredericksburg, VA
April 22

The Chappell Great Lives Lecture Series, Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh, by Reeve Lindbergh, d

(540) 654-1065
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 22

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

(540) 371-9999
309 William Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 25
Mustering Into the Army

Register for this interactive camp to learn about life during the Civil War, register through Spo

(540) 507-7205
9019 Old Battlefield Blvd
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
$40 resident of Spotsylvania $60 non resident
April 25

Performance, Spring Concert: Happy Endings – Finales with a BANG!, featuring the UMW Philharmonic

(540) 654-1324
University of Mary Washington 1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$10
April 25 to April 26

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

(540) 785-9944
2851 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
free
April 26

(540) 361-1331
2380 Plank Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Free
April 26 to April 27

April 26 - 27 Fredericksburg Jewelry and Accessory Showcase.

(540) 548-5555
2371 Carl D Silver Parkway Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
$0-$8
April 26

Join us in the museum garden for cake, punch, and live period music by Doug Marshall and Lauren S

(540) 654-1043
908 Charles Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
free
April 27
La Brabanconne by Gari Melchers

La Brabanconne

(540) 654-1841
224 Washington St Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont
Fredericksburg, VA 22405
free
April 29

Announcing Historic Garden Week in Fredericksburg,Tuesday, April 29, 2014 on Lower Caroline Stree

(540) 372-3453
Fredericksburg, VA
Tickets available at the Fredericksburg Visitor Center
April 29

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

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