Warmer weather is finally here, and that means festival season is kicking into gear. Here is a list of festivals within 3 hours (give or take a few minutes) of Danville. Have fun.

21st Annual Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

Date: April 5
Location: 318 Blackwell Street | Durham NC
Price: Check Site

Clarksville Lake Country Wine Festival

Date: April 14
Location: 105 Second Street | Clarksville
Price: $25/adv. | $30/gate

New River Brewfest

Date: April 14
Location: 7535 Lee Highway | Radford
Price: $27.50/ GA | $37.50 Sponsor Dinner/After Party

via facebook

The Festival of Legends

Date: April 14 – 15
Location: 2908 Optimist Farm Road | Apex NC
Price: Check Site

 


via facebook

Amherst Honey Bee Festival

Date: April 21
Location: 139 Lancer Lane | Amherst
Price: Free

MerleFest

Date: April 26 – 29
Location: 1328 S. Collegiate Drive | Wilkesboro NC
Price: Check Site

via facebook

Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival

Date: April 27 – May 6
Location: 135 North Cameron Street | Winchester
Price: Free

63rd Annual Vinton Dogwood Festival

Date: April 25 – 29
Location: 311 S. Pollard Street | Vinton
Price: Check Site

Carolina Rebellion

Date: May 4 -6
Location: Charlotte Motor Speedway | Concord NC
Price: Check Site

via facebook

Festival in the Park 2018

Date: May 18 – 20
Location: 760 W. Main Street | Danville
Price: Free

via facebook

Cheerwine Festival

Date: May 19
Location: Downtown Salisbury NC
Price: Free

Hippie Fest

Date: May 19 – 20
Location: 1560 Julian Road | Salisbury NC
Price: $5/Single Day | $10/Two Day Pass

Rooster Walk 10

Date: May 24-27
Location: 675 Hobson Road | Martinsville
Price: Check Site

via facebook

The Howling Craft Beer & Music Festival

Date: June 1 – 2
Location: 17046 Fairground Drive | Abingdon
Price: Check Site

Uncle Billy’s Day Festival

Date: June 1 – 2
Location: 503 3rd Street | Altavista
Price: Free

Houstonfest

Date: June 6 – 9
Location:
Main Street | Galax
Price:
$25/Daily Advance | $40/ Two-Day Advance | $30/Per Day at Gate

via facebook

Hot Fun In The Summertime Beach Music Festival

Date: June 6 – 9
Location: 1998 Wayside Park Road | Stuart
Price: Check Site

Mountains Of Music Homecoming

Date: June 6-8
Location: The Crooked Road Region of Southwest Virginia | Abingdon
Price: Check Site

Harrisonburg African-American Culture Festival

Date: June 16
Location: 431 East Washington Street | Harrisonburg
Price: Free

via facebook

Danville Children’s Festival

Date: June 16
Location: 629 Craghead Street | Danville
Price:
Free

Red Wing Roots Music Festival

Date: July 13 – July 15
Location: 94 Natural Chimneys Lane | Mt. Solon
Price: Check Site

Virginia Lake Festival

Date: July 19 – 21
Location: 105 Second Street | Clarksville
Price: Free

Floydfest

Date: July 25 – 29
Location: 894 Rock Castle Gorge Road | Floyd
Price: Check Site

via facebook

Galax Old Fiddlers’ Convention

Date: August 6 – 11
Location: South main Street | Galax
Price: Check Site

The Smith River Fest

Date: August 11
Location: 1000 Irisburg Road | Axton
Price: Free

Virginia Craft Brewers Festival

Date: August 18
Location: 522 2nd Street SE | Charlottesville
Price: Check Site

Lockn’ Music Festival

Date: August 23 – 26
Location: 1510 Diggs Mountain Road | Arrington
Price: Check Site

via facebook

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