This Week at Culpeper
Open Mic Night
Wednesday, July 31 7:00-9:00 PM
Noodlesheads, 201 South East St
Bring your songs, poetry, or just bring your instrument and join in. It is a great place to get feedback on new material and enjoy Culpeper’s awesome musical community. There will be a guest host each week, wings & whiskey specials, and $2 PBR & Rolling Rock.
Small Business Admin & Small Business Development Presentation
Thursday, August 1 8:00 AM-9:30 AM
Culpeper County Library, 271 Southgate Shopping Ctr
A series of seminars on the products and services of the United States, Small Business Administration and the Lord Fairfax Small Business Development Center will be presented by Economic Development Specialist Marci Posey, Business Counselor Dale Maza, and Business Counselor David Reardon.
2019 Fort Germanna Archaeology Public Access Days
Thursday, August 1 10:30 MA-2:30 PM
The Germanna Foundation, 2062 Germanna Hwy
While not open to the public daily, visitors get the chance to see the progress made while we work to uncover the fort that was commissioned by Lt. Governor Alexander Spotswood in 1714 and settled by German colonists who assisted Spotswood in beginning his mining operation. Please stop by the visitor center to pick up directions to the dig site and learn the story of why the two Germanna colonies settled on the Virginia frontier.
Thursday, August 1 7:30-9:30 PM
Packard Campus Theater, 19053 Mount Pony Rd
Filmmaker Carl Denham (Robert Armstrong), recent discovery Ann Darrow and his team discover a giant prehistoric ape, dubbed Kong, while searching for locations on an uncharted jungle island. The crew manages to subdue the primate and bring Kong to New York to exploit him in a stage show from which he promptly escapes, spreading mayhem.
Friday, August 2 7:30-9:30 PM
Packard Campus Theater, 19053 Mount Pony Rd
The short-lived fad of roller disco provides the backdrop for this comedy in which two rivals find themselves becoming good friends while competing for a prize of one thousand dollars in cash.
Culpeper Downtown Farmer’s Market
Saturday, July 6 7:30 AM-12:00 PM
Parking lot at the Corner of East Davis and North Commerce St
The Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market features nearly 30 vendors this season. Be certain to stop by the market to pick up locally grown produce while supporting regional farmers. There is no doubt that the Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market has become a destination on Saturday mornings, creating quite an attraction for the downtown district.
Saturday, August 3 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Slindy’s, 10028 James Monroe Hwy
Flea Market in the parking lot at Slindy’s New and Used Treasures. The following vendors will be on site; Avon, Color Street, and Paparazzi.
Saturday, August 3 9:00-11:00 AM
Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market, Parking Lot at the Corner of East Davis and North Commerce St This summer join Virginia Cooperative Extension’s Culpeper VA Family Nutrition Program (FNP) for a series of STEAM-based cooking activities. STEAM activities available at this year’s Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market are appropriate for ages 5-11. Little artists will use a variety of spreads and toppings to create a masterpiece on a pancake.
The Unsuitables at Mountain Run Winery
Saturday, August 3 4:00-7:30 PM
Mountain Run Winery, 10753 Mountain Run Lake Rd
The Unsuitables play a mix of rock and roll with a twist of funk and soul. Do not worry about bringing dinner; Graze to Griddle Food Truck will also be out for the evening with an amazing selection of delicious burgers.
Salem Volunteer Fire Department 40th Pickin Party Reunion
Saturday, August 3 6:00-9:00 PM
Salem Volunteer Fire Department, 13428 Scotts Mill Rd
Come out for great evening of fun, music and food. The Salem Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting a 40th Anniversary Pickin Party Reunion. They will have a 50/50 raffle and food will be available for sale. No outside food or beverages are permitted. All proceeds will benefit the Salem Volunteer Fire Department.
Saturday, August 3 7:00-9:00 PM
Jewell Boxx, 201-A North Main Street
The Jewell Boxx is a small sized black box theatre located in downtown Culpeper that hosts a number of events, including music. Jim Lawrence, Lauren Smith and Holly Breivik will draw from their catalog of original tunes, both instrumental and vocal along with some traditional and contemporary standards for an evening of sometimes uplifting and sometimes somber – and always beautiful – evening of fine music. Contact the Jewell Boxx for ticket information.
Saturday, August 3 8:00 PM-12:00 AM
Noodleheads, 201 South East St
Join us for an evening of Latin dance. A teacher will be present to help you get into the groove and step up. No cover and drink specials. Let’s dance.
Art Buzz Super All Week Long Camp
Monday, August 5 8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Wine & Design, 201 Waters Pl, #109
Let’s get Crafty. We are having day of Art, Fun & Crafts. We will not be repeating any paintings or crafts from previous camps from the Summer ~ All new art & crafts. The cost for All Day Week long Camp is $425. A deposit of $125 will enroll your child for Camp with the remaining balance of $300 due the first day of camp. Email us about returning Campers or Sibling Discounts.
National Night Out
Tuesday, August 6 5:00-8:00 PM
Lenn Park, 18063 Stevensburg Rd
Come join us for the 2019 Culpeper Sheriff’s Office National Night Out & Neighborhood Cookout hosted by Sheriff Scott Jenkins.