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See & Do in Culpeper, VA Culpeper Renaissance Inc. coordinates a wide range of downtown events that promote Culpeper's quality of life and unique downtown shops.


Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market 2018

Date: May 05, 2018  - November 17, 2018
Location: East Davis Street and Commerce Street parking lot in historic downtown Culpeper
Time: 7:30am - 12:00pm

Description: The Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market offers nearly 30 participants for this season's market. Be certain to stop by the market to pick up locally grown produce while supporting regional farmers. The Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market has become a Saturday morning destination in the downtown district. Stroll through the market for locally grown fruit, vegetables, herbs, mushrooms, and vibrant flowers. Taste the very best farm fresh eggs, delicious baked goods, locally raised beef, pork, lamb, poultry, and much more. Buy Fresh! Buy Local! You'll be amazed by what's around!
For more information please contact Culpeper Renaissance at 540-825-4416 or visit our website at www.culpeperdowntown.com .
"Like" and "follow" the Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market on Facebook at www.facebook.com/CulpeperFarmersMarket to check out the latest offerings and information on the market.

Contact: 540-825-4416
Email: crievents@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: www.facebook.com/CulpeperFarmersMarket


Baby Cafe at the Raven's Nest

Date: June 11, 2018  - December 10, 2018
Location: Raven's Nest Coffee House
215 East Davis Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: Every 2nd and 4th Monday from 10:00am - 12:00pm

Description: Baby Cafe is a FREE resource for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers to get breastfeeding support from our International Board-Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLCs) and to share experiences with other moms. An IBCLC is on hand to answer any and all of your breastfeeding questions.

Come and enjoy coffee and conversation with other expecting and new moms. No appointment is needed, and children are welcome.

Contact: (540) 827-4185
Email: wynjly@aol.com
Website: www.facebook.com/events/1946709655402133/


Trivia!

Date: July 10, 2018  - July 02, 2019
Location: Davis Street Pier
302 East Davis Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: Tuesdays 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Description: Trivia at Davis St. Pier is a weekly event featuring 8 rounds of all kinds of different trivial knowledge! Join us for the great food, drinks, and fun on Tuesday nights at Davis St. Pier!

Contact: (540) 317-5702  
Website: www.facebook.com/events/2197187793836293/


Fall Ukulele Classes for Kids and Adults

Date: August 21, 2018  - October 23, 2018
Location: Jewell Tone Music School
203 North Main Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: Tuesdays 4:30pm-5:15pm and 6:00pm-6:45pm

Description: Registration now open for beginner ukulele classes beginning 8/21/18. Kids class at 4:30, adults 13+ class at 6:00.

Contact: (540) 317-1115
Email: john@jewelltonemusic.com
Website: www.piedmontperformingartsacademy.com/


Art Jam: Illustrated Story (6-10yrs)

Date: September 04, 2018  - October 23, 2018
Location: K Art & Design Studio
121 West Locust Street Suite 105
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: Tuesdays 10:30am - 11:30am

Description: This class is designed to help homeschooling families add fun and flexible art projects to their curriculum. Illustrations enhance and tell stories. We'll study the work of modern illustrators and authors such as William Joyce, Raina Telgemeir, and Tony diTerlizzi to learn about artistic style, character development, page design, and story structure. Then we'll try our hand at creating our own characters and stories and building storybooks of our own.
Price: $75.00 8 Week Session

Contact: (540) 727-3412  
Website: www.facebook.com/events/272806610207902/?event_time_id=272806626874567


Art Jam: Illustrated Story (11-16yrs)

Date: September 04, 2018  - October 23, 2018
Location: K Art & Design Studio
121 West Locust Street Suite 105
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: Tuesdays 11:45am - 12:45pm

Description: This class is designed to help homeschooling families add fun and flexible art projects to their curriculum. Illustrations enhance and tell stories. We'll study the work of modern illustrators and authors such as William Joyce, Raina Telgemeir, and Tony diTerlizzi to learn about artistic style, character development, page design, and story structure. Then we'll try our hand at creating our own characters and stories and building storybooks of our own.
Price: $75.00 8 Week Session

Contact: (540) 727-3412  
Website: www.facebook.com/events/562429700878975/?event_time_id=562429710878974


The Launching Pad

Date: September 06, 2018  - November 08, 2018
Location: Jewell Tone Music School
203 North Main Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Description: The Launching Pad will be a 10 week course for ages 7-12 consisting of one hour sessions. During this course students will learn about stage presence, how to project vocally, use of movement while performing, and of course basic acting skills.

Contact: (540) 317-1115
Email: john@jewelltonemusic.com
Website: www.facebook.com/events/209837383007397/


Piedmont Practical Performance Class

Date: September 07, 2018  - November 02, 2018
Location: Jewell Tone Music School
203 North Main Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 6:00pm

Description: These three hour and half long sessions are for ages 12 and up and will focus on honing performance skills in all areas, onstage and backstage etiquette, how to network, and how to audition. Students will also be exposed to guest presentations on a variety of performance subjects as well as have the opportunity to perform for an audience.

Contact: (540) 317-1115
Email: john@jewelltonemusic.com
Website: www.facebook.com/events/372834736578605/


Thursday Trivia

Date: September 13, 2018  - November 08, 2018
Location: Beer Hound Brewery
201 Waters Place #102
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: Thursdays 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Description: Can you put together a Winning Team? Once again Nick "the Trivia Man" Taylor will try to stump the teams. There will be prizes awarded for 1st & 3rd round and for the winning team. Added bonus cause every Thursday is Pint Night!

Contact: (540) 317-5327
Email: info@beerhoundbrewery.com
Website: www.facebook.com/events/261118041189728/?event_time_id=261118057856393


Art Jam: Making Marks

Date: October 15, 2018  - November 05, 2018
Location: K Art & Design Studio
121 West Locust Street Suite 105
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: Mondays 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Description: Children will get started "making marks" with jumbo crayons, washable paint, and more. Adults will learn ways to encourage children and make art fun for the whole family.
Price: $25.00
Last day for registration: October 9

Contact: (540) 727-3412  
Website: www.apm.activecommunities.com/culpepercopandr/Activity_Search/art-jam-making-marks/3085


Burgers and Badges Hosted by the Blue and Red Santa Project

Date: October 22, 2018
Location: Grill 309
309 South Main Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Description: Every year, we partner with Culpeper Police Department to help provide Christmas gifts to children in our local community who may otherwise not get any. We are so excited to announce that this year's fundraiser event for this project will be held on Monday October 22nd from 6 to 8 p.m. . Come help us support the community and lend a hand to Culpeper's finest who will be in the restaurant helping with the fundraising activities.

Contact: (540)764-4902  
Website: www.facebook.com/events/981518848722755/


Halloween BASH!!

Date: October 23, 2018
Location: BOOM Fitness Studio
128 West Culpeper Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 5:30pm

Description: Come dress up in your HALLOWEEN Costume and let’s rock KETTLEBELL AMPD!! We will be giving away prizes!! Bring a friend, this class is FREE !!

Contact: (703) 856-3655  
Website: www.boomfitnessstudio.com


iNes Ribbon Cutting Event

Date: October 24, 2018
Location: 1Nes
129 East Davis Street Suite 100
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Description: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. is pleased to invite you to attend the Ribbon Cutting event for iNes!

Please join owner, Ines Pesquera as she celebrates her ribbon cutting for iNes: selling sterling silver and gold jewlery designs and fine arts.

Contact: (540) 522-4576  
Website: www.facebook.com/events/280262879489065/


A Witch of a Good Time!

Date: October 26, 2018
Location: Glazed Up
509 South Main Street Suite 151
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

Description: Bring your little ones in for a story and painting. We're reading Room on the Broom and painting witches!

$20 per child, includes story time, witch, all materials needed, firing, and a Halloween goodie bag. Kids are encouraged to wear their costumes!!

Parent can paint a Halloween themed mug for $10.
Space is LIMITED! Reserve your witch now!

Contact: (540) 543-0880
Email: Millicent@glazed-up.com
Website: www.facebook.com/events/2149957538658898/


Sharing the Journey Gala

Date: October 27, 2018
Location: Culpeper Center
137 South Main Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Description: On Saturday, October 27, Hospice of the Piedmont will host one of its biggest events of the year, the Sharing the Journey Gala. This year’s Under the Big Top - themed event will follow a theme of old-fashioned fun at the Culpeper Center, Culpeper, VA. So “Come one, Come all” - It’s an evening of wonderment you won’t want to miss!

Contact: (540) 825-4840
Email: Shannon.gearing@hopva.org
Website: www.hopeva.org/gala


Digital Marketing Seminar IT'S ON!

Date: October 27, 2018
Location: Culpeper Baptist Church
318 South West Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Description: Elizabeth Rees, Marketing Consultant, will present a class on Basic Digital Marketing for authors and entrepreneurs. She has been marketing small businesses since 2006 when she started her own business, A Touch of Love Equine Massage Therapy, in North Carolina. From there she marketed the farm where she worked, Hitching Post Stables. This included everything from print ads to a commercial.

Contact: (540)547-4333
Email: pen-to-paper@windmorefoundation.org
Website: www.form.jotform.com/82136393404151


Fairy Fun at the Fairy Fall Fling

Date: October 27, 2018
Location: Prophetique
125 South East Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Description: An enchanting afternoon for the little fairy in your life. This whimsical event will inspire her heart and allow her creative flair to shine. She will dance, dress up, craft and so much more. You don't want her to miss this beautiful event.

Contact: (540) 226-6651
Email: propheticbeautybar@gmail.com
Website: www.squareup.com/store/prophetic-beauty/item/fall-fairy-fling


Halloween Party at Beer Hound Brewery

Date: October 27, 2018
Location: Beer Hound Brewery
201 Waters Place #102
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Description: It's gonna be a "killer" Monster Mash Costume Bash! Join us if you dare......costume prizes, treasure hunt, DJ and of course beer specials! A good time is "brewing" the the Beer Hound bahahaha!

Contact: (540) 317-5327
Email: info@beerhoundbrewery.com
Website: www.facebook.com/events/345446629522933/


The FREAK SHOW at The Voodoo Lounge

Date: October 27, 2018
Location: Grass Rootes
195 East Davis Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 8:00pm - 2:00am

Description: S u g a r c u b e P r o d u c t i o n s P r e s e n t s
THE FREAK SHOW - Vol 3.
The area’s favorite High Energy Halloween themed bass music party is back! The 2018 edition will take place at the spooky "Voodoo Lounge" below Grass Rootes in Culpeper, VA.

Contact: (540) 764-4229  
Website: www.facebook.com/events/737015356634753/


Culpeper Downtown Trick or Treat

Date: October 31, 2018
Location: East Davis Street in Historic Downtown Culpeper
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Description: Culpeper Downtown Businesses invite all the little ghouls and goblins for a safe trick or treat experience on East Davis Street in Historic Downtown Culpeper from 5pm - 6pm. Downtown Businesses will provide Halloween treats!

Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. and the Culpeper Town Police Department are partnering to give the first 1,000 trick-or-treaters flashlights to spread awareness of safety during Halloween!

Contact: (540) 825-4416
Email: criinfo@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: www.facebook.com/events/291320901683804/


Skintology Ribbon Cutting Event

Date: November 01, 2018
Location: Skintology
258 East Davis Street Suite B
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 5:00pm

Description: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. is pleased to invite you to attend the Ribbon Cutting event for Skintology!
Please join owner, Ciera Pennington as she celebrates her ribbon cutting for Skintology: offering facials, waxing, eyelash extensions & lifts, corrective treatments & knowledge for at home skin care.
For more information please contact Skintology

Contact: (540) 661-2621
Email: www.skintologyofva.com
Website: www.facebook.com/events/250035692374187/


Nightmare on Davis Street

Date: November 02, 2018
Location: Davis Street Pier
302 East Davis Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 9:00pm - 1:30am

Description: The Davis St. Pier Presents NIGHTMARE ON DAVIS ST. Feat: DJ JAVI & Friends TBA $10 Cover @ Door Costumes Welcome! Lights & Sound provided by Sugarcube Productions

Contact: (540)317-5702  
Website: www.facebook.com/events/1744553785656275/


Wee Ones

Date: November 07, 2018
Location: Museum of Culpeper History
113 South Commerce Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 10:30am - 11:30am

Description: Bring your children ages 1-5 to the Museum for this fun hour including a craft, activity, snack and museum exploration! (Call Gloria at the Museum to RSVP as we have limited capacity for this event!)

Contact: (540) 829-1749
Email: director@culpepermuseum.com
Website: www.facebook.com/events/351340625603664/


Noodleheads Ribbon Cutting Event

Date: November 07, 2018
Location: Noodleheads
201 South East Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 2:00pm

Description: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. is pleased to invite you to attend the Ribbon Cutting event for Noodleheads!
Please join owner, Caroline Graham as she celebrates her ribbon cutting for Noodleheads, "nacho" typical downtown restaurant- daytime/lunch family-friendly hangout and evening events for the geek community.
For more information please contact Noodleheads

Contact: (540) 727-0679
Email: noodleheadspastadepot@gmail.com
Website: www.facebook.com/events/300508903879780/


Pepperberries Holiday Open House

Date: November 08, 2018
Location: Pepperberries
102 East Davis Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Description: Pepperberries invites you to SAVE THE DATE for their annual Holiday Open House! Join them for an evening of Holiday Celebration as they open our doors to the transformation of the shop for the season! Shop, drink, nibble, and laugh with family & friends on this joyous evening!

Contact: (540) 829-2290
Email: liz@pepperberriesva.com
Website: www.facebook.com/events/242355906626806/


Toad Head back at The Davis Street Pier

Date: November 09, 2018
Location: Davis Street Pier
302 East Davis Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 9:00pm - 12:00am

Description: Back again baby! Bring your booty and get down with Toad Head! We'll be rockin' 'til about midnight!

Contact: (540) 317-5702  
Website: www.facebook.com/events/312963616148711/


Rapidan Orchestra Fall Concert

Date: November 30, 2018
Location: St Stephen's Parish Hall
115 North East Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22714
Time: 7:30pm

Description: Our fall concerts will take place on November 30 at 7:30 pm at St Stephen’s Parish Hall, 115 N East Street in Culpeper and on December 1 at 7:30 pm at The Music Room, 135 E Main St in Orange. The concerts will include the following works:
Leonard Bernstein “Selections From West Side Story”
Claude Debussy “Petite Suite”
Beethoven “Symphony No. 7”

Contact:
Email: rapidanorch@gmail.com
Website: www.rapidanorchestra.wordpress.com/


Historic Holiday Tour of Homes

Date: December 01, 2018
Location: Homes on South East Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: TBD

Description: This year's Historic Holiday Tour of Homes Culpeper VA will be hosted by the South East Neighborhood Watch Group Saturday December 1st. There are nine homes to include those that have been previously enjoyed as well as some homes that have graciously joined the tour which will be a delightful addition this year.

Advance tickets will go on sale September 5, 2018.
Advance tickets: $20.00
Day of Tour tickets: $25.00
Please keep checking as they continue to update information.

Contact: (540) 825-8200  
Website: www.culpepertour.com


Rapidan Orchestra Fall Concert

Date: December 01, 2018
Location: St Stephen's Parish Hall
115 North East Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22714
Time: 7:30pm

Description: Our fall concerts will take place on November 30 at 7:30 pm at St Stephen’s Parish Hall, 115 N East Street in Culpeper and on December 1 at 7:30 pm at The Music Room, 135 E Main St in Orange. The concerts will include the following works:
Leonard Bernstein “Selections From West Side Story”
Claude Debussy “Petite Suite”
Beethoven “Symphony No. 7”

Contact:
Email: rapidanorch@gmail.com
Website: www.rapidanorchestra.wordpress.com/


Art Jam: Creative Lettering for Kids

Date: December 15, 2018
Location: K Art & Design Studio
121 West Locust Street Suite 105
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 11:30am - 2:00pm

Description: Get to know your letters better in this introduction to hand lettering! We'll use markers, gel pens, and more to make a one of a kind set of greeting cards.
Price: $45.00
Last day for registration: December 11

Contact: (540) 727-3412  
Website: www.apm.activecommunities.com/culpepercopandr/Activity_Search/art-jam-creative-lettering-for-kids/3086


Art Jam: Zendala Workshop for Adults

Date: December 15, 2018
Location: K Art & Design Studio
121 West Locust Street Suite 105
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 2:30PM - 5PM

Description: In this ONE DAY class you will use a Zendala, a round tile, to decorate. These Zendalas make great ornaments or gifts. or just something that you will be proud to display.
Price: $45.00
Last day for registration: December 11

Contact: (540) 727-3412  
Website: www.apm.activecommunities.com/culpepercopandr/Activity_Search/art-jam-zendala-workshop-for-adults/3090


Not At Liberty at Far Gohn

Date: December 28, 2018
Location: Far Gohn Brewing Company
301 South East Street
Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 7:00pm

Description:

Contact: (540) 321-4578  
Website: www.facebook.com/events/317260542348029/



For more event information, please visit the Culpeper Department of Tourism web site at
www.visitculpeperva.com.