Community Events

There is so much to enjoy and experience in the Lynchburg area! Whether its art, theatre, festivals, or craft food, there is always something to do. Here are just a few examples of why this is a great place to live, work and play!

Lynchburg Museum

We the Women Part I 

March 6

5 - 8 pm

901 Court Street, Lynchburg Museum

Free

 

As part of March’s First Friday, the Museum will open the first part of its new exhibit, We the Women: Commemorating 100 Years of the 19th Amendment. Part I, titled “The Battle for Ratification,” introduces the women’s suffrage (or voting rights) movement in America and highlights the work of Lynchburg’s two leading suffragists, mother and daughter Elizabeth Langhorne Lewis and Elizabeth Otey.

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Poplar Forest: Parlor Talks

March 7

1 pm

1542 Bateman Bridge Road, Forest

$6 to $18

Growing Up at Poplar Forest: Discover what it was like to live at Poplar Forest. Stephen Watts, whose family was the last to own and live at Poplar Forest, shares his memories of growing up in Thomas Jefferson’s octagonal retreat.

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Charlottesville Ballet Presents: Snow White

March 7

2 -3:30 pm

7 - 8:30 pm

Historic Academy of Music Theatre, 600 Main Street

$15-$75

 

Snow White is the enchanting Russian ballet based on the classic Grimm’s fairy tale. After the show, join us for an exclusive children’s event onstage with your favorite characters.

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Curious Incident of the Dog in The Night-Time

March 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 15

Joy & Lynch Christian Warehouse Theatre, 600 Main Street

$8-$18

 

Christopher, fifteen years old, stands beside Mrs. Shears’ dead dog. He records each fact in the book he is writing to solve the mystery of who murdered Wellington. Based on Mark Haddon’s novel, this play is the winner of seven 2013 Olivier Awards and five 2015 Tony Awards, including Best Play. Suitable for 11yrs+.

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