In Lynchburg, find festivals for art and food lovers.

Located in the center of downtown, Lynchburg Community Market is one the city's highlights. A tradition since 1783, the traveler enjoys local produces offered by local farmers and craftsmen Monday to Saturday from 7:00 am to 2:00 pm. On Fridays, entertainment is provided by local  bands and performing artists making it a festive event, its is Friday Cheers. There is great food and great beer to complete the party.

Don't miss Fair by the James in June. By Riverfront Festival Park, be prepared for live bands, great food and an amazing display of fireworks. The Fourth of July is celebrated with a Fireworks show at Lynchburg City Stadium.

September happens to be a fantastic month for celebrations: Lynchburg Art Festival, Lynchburg Craft Show and the Antique Fair. Also, enjoy the Annual James River Barbecue Festival at Riverfront Festival Park.

For complete list of annual events, check Lynchburg festival's website at

There are many festivals in neighboring counties of Bedford, Appomattox, Nelson, Armhest and Campbell.