Staunton on Tap

Click on the printable version below to see events throughout the end of the year. Check back each week for additions and changes!

 

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Summer Bandstand Entertainment

 

thurs, August 17

Dance Mixx (Jazzercise)
9:00 am Fellowship Hall- Central U.M. Church

La Bonne Chanson – SMF Concert (Free)
12:00 pm Trinity Episcopal Church

Playhouse Tour
2:00 pm Blackfriars Playhouse

Behind The Scenes Tour
2:00 pm WWPL

Meet the Musicians: Harp and Lute (SMF)
3:00 pm Central United Methodist Church

Dance Mixx (Jazzercise)
5:45 pm Fellowship Hall- Central U.M. Church

Jazz in the Park
7:00 GHP

Open Mic Night
7:00 pm Barren Ridge Vineyards

Peter and the Starcatcher
7:30 pm Blackfriars Playhouse

Pranksters and Puppet Masters (SMF)
7:30 pm Trinity Episcopal Church

fri, August 18

Dance Mixx (Jazzercise)
9:00 am Fellowship Hall- Central U.M. Church

Staunton Guided Tours
11:00 am Meets at Staunton Visitor Center

Je Ne Sais Quoi – SMS Concert (Free)
12:00 pm First Presbyterian Church

Playhouse Tour
2:00 pm Blackfriars Playhouse

Wine Tasting
4:00 pm The Wine Cellar

Tenderloin Dinner
5:00 pm Verona Volunteer Fire Co.

Beer Tasting
6:00 pm Shenandoah Hops

Live Music
Friday nights at Bedlam Brewing

Bootsie Daniels Sunset Concert
7:00 pm Barren Ridge Vineyards

Baroque Inside/Out: Bach’s “Magnificat” and more (SMF)
7:30 pm Trinity Episcopal Church

Love’s Labour’s Lost
7:30 pm Blackfriars Playhouse

Picks N’ Pints
8:00 pm Queen City Brewing

Brackish Water Jamboree
8:00 pm Pompei Lounge

Kat & The Travelers
8:00 pm Shenandoah Valley Brewing Company

The Level
9:00 pm Byers Street Bistro

Alex Arbaugh
9:00 pm Redbeard Brewing

 

sat, August 19

Saturday Brunch
Farmhouse Kitchen & Wares

Staunton Farmers’ Market
7:00 am Wharf Parking Lot

Belgian Waffle Breakfast with Mimosa or Champagne
8:00 am-11:00 am The Store

Dance Mixx (Jazzercise)
9:00 am Fellowship Hall- Central U.M. Church

Free Walking Tours of Downtown
10:00 am WWPL

Playhouse Tour
11:00 am Blackfriars Playhouse

Staunton Guided Tours
11:00 am Meets at Staunton Visitor Center

Beethoven’s Storm (And an Eclipse) (SMF)
11:00 am Blackfriars Playhouse

Piano Extravaganza – SMS Concert (Free)
12:00 pm First Presbyterian Church

Insider’s Brunch and Lecture: Dive Into Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony (SMF)
12:30 pm Trinity Episcopal Church

Gypsy Express Mini Train
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Gypsy Hill Park

Much Ado About Nothing
2:00 pm Blackfriars Playhouse

Peter and the Starcatcher
7:30 pm Blackfriars Playhouse

Brave New World (SMF)
7:30 pm Trinity Episcopal Church

Stone Rollin
9:00 pm Byers Street Bistro

 

Sun, August 20

Sunday Brunch
Byers Street Bistro
Depot Grill
Mill Street Grill
Bedlam Brewing
The Shack

Anne Hathaway Cottage Tea Room
11:00 am – 2:00 pm Victorian High Tea

Gypsy Express Mini Train
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Gypsy Hill Park

Love’s Labour’s Lost
2:00 pm Blackfriars Playhouse

Blue Ridge Parkway Concert Series
Grassy Ridge
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Parkway Visitor Center, Milepost 5.8

Festival Finale: Beethoven’s Ninth (SMF)
3:00 pm Trinity Episcopal Church

Live Music
Sunday afternoons at Bedlam Brewing

S’mores & Sunsets
5:00 pm Stablecraft Brewing

Commonwealth Bluegrass Band – Root Music Concert Series
4:00 pm Frontier Culture Museum

Sunday Funday Karaoke
7:00 pm Redbeard Brewing

mon, August 21

Dance Mixx (Jazzercise)
9:00 am Fellowship Hall- Central U.M. Church

Playhouse Tour
2:00 pm Blackfriars Playhouse

Dance Mixx (Jazzercise)
5:45 pm Fellowship Hall – Central U.M. Church

Stonewall Brigade Band
8:00 pm GHP

 

tue, August 22

Dance Mixx (Jazzercise)
9:00 am Fellowship Hall- Central U.M. Church

Playhouse Tour
2:00 pm Blackfriars Playhouse

Behind the Scenes Tour
2:00 pm WWPL

Dance Mixx (Jazzercise)
5:45 pm Fellowship Hall- Central U.M. Church

Geeks Who Drink Trivia
7:00 pm The Pompei Lounge

Praise in the Park
7:00 pm GHP

 wed, august 23

Staunton Farmers’ Market
7:00 am Wharf Parking Lot

Mendelssohn’s Magic Free Concert (SMF)
12:00 pm Trinity Episcopal Church

Playhouse Tour
2:00 pm Blackfriars Playhouse

Open Mic Night
7:00 pm Queen City Brewing

Trivia Night
7:00 pm Bedlam Brewing

Bluegrass in the Park
7:00 pm GHP

Live Jazz
7:00 pm Mill Street Grill

GerMania (SMF)
7:30 pm Trinity Episcopal Church

Much Ado About Nothing
7:00 pm Blackfriars Playhouse

Visulite Cinemas

Logan Lucky
The Glass Castle

Daily Tours

Call for hours or by appointment
Camera Heritage Museum (540-886-8535)
Frontier Culture Museum (540-332-7850)
Staunton Guided Tours (540-885-2430)
Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library (540-885-0897)
Girls Day Out Escorted Tour or Winery Tour   

Wine Tastings

Ox Eye Vineyards Tasting Room
Yelping Dog Wines
Barren Ridge Vineyards, Fishersville
Beerwerks Trail Tour (540-885-1528)

 

Ongoing Events

 Anne Hathaway Cottage Tea Room
11:30 am – 4:00 pm W-Sa
11:00 am – 2:00 pm Sundays, Victorian High Tea 

Gypsy Express Mini Train
Sat and Sun May 6  – Oct 29  1:00 pm – 5:00 pm  Gypsy Hill Park.  Free Rides on May 6 1-5, July 4 1-5, Sept 4 1-5, Oct 29 1-3 (last day)

Blow Your Own Ornament
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm daily Sunspots

Live Glassblowing Daily
11:00 am – 4:00 pm Sunspots Studios

Trivia Night at Cranberry’s
7:00 pm 2nd Monday of each month

Antique and Classic Auto Shop Tours
Select Fri and Sat 10:30 am, 1:30 pm, 3:00 pm, 5:00 pm
Elder Antique Auto

Jennifer Kirkland & Bert Carlson
Every first Thursday, 6:00 pm Aioli

Live Jazz -The Steve Plumbley Jazz Quartet
Every 3rd Thursday 6:00 pm Aioli Restaurant

‘Make Some Music’ on our outdoor piano
Staunton Antiques Center

 

Exhibits

Transmutations by Scott F. Smith
Southern Exposure by Jon Parks
Staunton Augusta Art Center

Michael B. Tusing Gallery at the Frame Gallery

Julie Farrell
Co Art Gallery ends 8/24

 The Artisan’s Loft

Michael Twery’s “Painting in Tongues”
Beverley Street Studio School 8/4-9/17

100: A Century of Service
Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library

August

Staunton Augusta Art Center 18th Biennial Art Auction and Gala
Aug 26 6:00 pm Stonewall Jackson Hotel

American Roots Music – Amber Collins & Branch House Pavilion
Aug 27 5:00 pm Frontier Culture Museum

September

Staunton Jams
Sep 2 12:00 pm Downtown Staunton

Food Truck Battle
Sep 3 Frontier Culture Museum

Blue Ridge Parkway Concert Series
Sep 3 The Mutton Busters
Sep 17 Blue Mountain Sunrise
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Parkway Visitor Center, Milepost 5.8

Valley Veterans Ride For Heroes
7:00 am Registration
8:00 am Ride
10:00 am Family Festival
Sep 9 Gypsy Hill Park

African American Heritage Festival
Sept 16-17 10:00 am Gypsy Hill Park

Giants of Rhythm & Blues Music
Sept 20 & 27 7:00 pm Montgomery Hall Park

Queen City Potter Party
Sep 22-24 Downtown – Staunton

October

Blue Ridge Parkway Concert Series
Oct 1 Uncle Henry’s Favorites
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Parkway Visitor Center, Milepost 5.8

Giants of Rhythm & Blues Music
October 4th, 11th 7 – 8pm Montgomery Hall Park

Oktoberfest
Oct 7 Frontier Culture Museum

Fall Foliage Bike Festival
Oct 20-22 Downtown Staunton

Halloween Downtown
Oct 28 10:00 am Downtown Staunton

Frontier Crafts & Treats
Oct 28 Frontier Culture Museum

November

 Sparkles and Sweets
Nov 10 6:00 pm Downtown Staunton

Veteran’s Day Parade
Nov 11 Downtown Staunton

WWPL Annual Luncheon
Nov 17 12:00 pm Stonewall Jackson Hotel

Small Business Saturday
Nov 25 Downtown Staunton

Christmas Parade
Nov 27 7:00 pm Downtown Staunton
Dec 4 Rain date