Local Area EventsListing Calendar
150th Anniversary of Wilderness & Spotsylvania Courthouse
Three days of learning experiences with living historians, lectures,soldiers, dancing, tours, and children's programs, as well as a battle reenactment to commemorate the Battles of the Wilderness and Spotsylvania Courthouse. Onsite food vendors, Civil War authors, along with period garments and supplies will be for sell. The Virginia History Mobile will be onsite to tell the History of the Civil War in Virginia.
Mid Atlantic Ballloon Festival
Meadow Event Park in Caroline County will hold a Hot Air Balloon Festival in May. There will be over 20 hot air balloons, Virginia food, wine, craft beer, live music, and a kids area. Both days will offer balloon rides.
Maine Corps Historic Half Marathon
May 18, 2014
Annual Marine Corps Historic Half Marathon winds its 13.1 mile course through the streets of Fredericksburg. For more info go to : www.marinemarathon.com
The Marine Corps Historic Half will be held at 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 18, 2014. Held entirely within Fredericksburg city limits, the course begins and ends at the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center.
Spotsylvania Stars and Stripes Spectacular
Looking for some fun for the whole family, come on out to the Spotsylvania Courthouse area. Activities, games, and three stages of music followed by a spectacular fireworks display.