By Megan Gray, Town of Culpeper marketing specialist.

Special events in Culpeper, Virginia, February 1 -7, 2017. Click the links for more details.

Great Lakes Keep the Pint Night
Wednesday, February1 6-8 pm
Grill 309, 309 South Main St
Buy a Great Lakes beer and keep the pint.

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Beatlemania on American Bandstand
Thursday, February 2 7:30-9:30 pm
Packard Campus Theater, 19053 Mount Pony Rd
This program will present a firsthand account of the effects that the Beatles had upon the youth of America in 1964, through performances culled from Dick Clark’s “American Bandstand.”
FREE
http://www.loc.gov/avconservation/theater/schedule.html

Let it Be
Friday, February 3 7:30-9:30 pm
Packard Campus Theater, 19053 Mount Pony Rd
Documentary showing the Beatles rehearsing songs from their album “Let it Be” at Twickenham Film Studios, followed by an unannounced concert on the rooftop of their Apple headquarters in London.
FREE
http://www.loc.gov/avconservation/theater/schedule.html

Art Jam: Making Marks
Friday, February 3 10:30-11:30 am
K Art and Design, Inc., 121 W Locust St
Join us for an art play date. Children will get started “making marks” with jumbo crayons, washable paint, and other fun materials. Adults will learn ways to encourage children and make art fun for the whole family. Come play with us.
Ages 1-5 $25, sibling discount available
Register at www.culpeperrecreation.com

Music on a Winter’s Night
Friday, February 3 9 pm-12 am
Grass Rootes, 195 E Davis St
Razor Hill plays a wide genre of music from Americana, Celticana, contemporary and traditional folk, bluegrass, blues – everything but the kitchen sink.
FREE
http://razorhill.net/

The Never Ending Story
Saturday, February 4 2-4:30 pm
Packard Campus Theater, 19053 Mount Pony Rd
A dreamy young boy tormented by school bullies, escapes his tormentors one day into an old book shop, where he discovers a mysterious book: “The Neverending Story.” The young boy is drawn into the magical world of Fantasia described by the book, which is being engulfed by a dark force called “The Nothing” and needs a hero to save it from destruction.
FREE
http://www.loc.gov/avconservation/theater/schedule.html

Singin’ in the Rain
Saturday, February 4 7:30-9:30 pm
Packard Campus Theater, 19053 Mount Pony Rd
Considered one of the greatest musicals ever made, this rollicking musical satire of Hollywood in the 1920s features outstanding performances by Debbie Reynolds, Donald O’Conner, Jean Hagen, and Gene Kelly.
FREE
http://www.loc.gov/avconservation/theater/schedule.html

Art Jam: Explore Painting
Saturday, February 4 12:30-2 pm
K Art and Design, Inc., 121 W Locust St
This beginner’s painting class will explore color and a variety of materials. Miss Kelly will teach students about the color wheel and the unique properties of different types of paint, including watercolor and tempera. We’ll also look at the work of famous artists and style for inspiration.
Ages 6-12 $65
Register at www.culpeperrecreation.com

Art Jam: Zentangle Basics
Saturday, February 4 4:30-6:30 pm
K Art and Design, Inc., 121 W Locust St
Zentangle is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. The results will surprise you! No drawing experience is required. All supplies will be provided and you get a Zentangle kit to keep.
Ages 13 and older $35
Register at www.culpeperrecreation.com

Museum of Culpeper History Open House
Saturday, Feb, 4, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Museum of Culpeper History, 113 S. Commerce St., Culpeper, VA 22701
The museum is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. Join us on Saturday for a FREE open house.
FREE

High-Heeled Happy Hour
Tuesday, February 7 6-8 pm
Grass Rootes, 195 East Davis St
Sip. Shop. Support. Socialize. Show off your shoes in support of Shooting Stars.
$10 in advance, $15 at the door
http://www.highheeledhappyhour.com/
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