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See & Do in Culpeper, VA Culpeper Renaissance Inc. coordinates a wide range of downtown events that promote Culpeper's quality of life and unique downtown shops.


Gnarly Hops and Barley Fest brought to you by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc.

Date: April 30, 2016
Location: Spencer Street Parking Lot, Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Description: Back With More Brews: Culpeper's Fourth Annual 'Gnarly Hops and Barley Fest' Craft Beer Festival April 30, 2016

Culpeper, VA. Culpeper Renaissance Inc. (CRI) is proud to serve up its fourth annual beer festival this April. With the excitement still surrounding 2015's Gnarly Hops and Barley Fest, attendees palettes' can look forward to breweries on tap and a wide variety of mouth-watering local food. Located in the historic Downtown Culpeper area, this craft beer festival is sure to be nothing but "gnarly."

Taking place on Saturday, April 30, 2016 from Noon - 6:00 PM in the Spencer Street Parking Lot, the Gnarly Hops brewfest returns with live music and over 70 different beer selections. CRI guarantees there will be a craft beer to suit any taste - beer enthusiasts might even find a new favorite!

Culpeper, a Great American Main Street Award winner, boasts delicious local eats that will also be on hand to accompany the cold brews. A variety of hip local artisans will be attending the event as well, presenting their unique, handcrafted goods, furniture and jewelry to festivalgoers.

All are welcome, but please remember no pets and no coolers.

If you're looking for the most dynamic beer tasting experience in Central Virginia, then come thirsty and ready to enjoy a day at downtown Culpeper's signature craft beer festival.

For more information please contact Culpeper Renaissance at (540) 825-4416 or http://www.culpeperdowntown.com/beerfest.html, visit us on the web at www.gnarlyhops.com www.facebook.com/gnarlyhops and follow us on Twitter @gnarlyhops.

Contact: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. at 540-825-4416
Email: crievents@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: www.culpeperdowntown.com


Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market brought to you by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc.

Date: April 30, 2016  -  November 21, 2016
Location: Parking lot corner of East Davis Street & Commerce Street, Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 7:30 am - 12 noon
Description: The Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market is brought to you by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. The market is open every Saturday from April 30 through November 22 from 7:30 a.m. until noon at the East Davis Street and Commerce Street parking lot in historic downtown Culpeper.

The Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market offers more than 40 participants for this season's market. 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. Stroll through the market for locally grown fruit, vegetables, herbs, mushrooms, and vibrant flowers. Taste the very best farm fresh eggs, delicious baked goods, locally raised beef, pork, lamb, poultry, and much more. Buy Fresh! Buy Local! You'll be amazed by what's around! For more information please contact Culpeper Renaissance at 540-825-4416 or visit our website at www.culpeperdowntown.com . Become a fan of Culpeper Renaissance on Facebook to check out the latest offerings and information on the market.

Contact: 540-825-4416
Email: crievents@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: www.culpeperdowntown.com


May 19th Culpeper Downtown 3rd Thursday Summer Concert

Date: May 19, 2016
Location: The Depot - 109 S. Commerce Street, Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Description: Everyone's favorite Thursday returns when Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. kicks-off its Summer Concert Series on May 19, 2016, directly in front of the Depot. Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. is a development organization dedicated to enhancing, celebrating and enriching Culpeper's historic downtown.

Grab your dancing shoes, a lawn chair, family and friends, and join CRI from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM, directly in front of Depot on Commerce Street in downtown Culpeper for great music and good times. With 2016's 3rd Thursday Summer Concert Series line up, it's easy to see why Culpeper was selected as a 2012 Great American Main Street winner.

Ticket information TBA

All are welcome! Please remember no pets and no coolers, but picnic baskets will be allowed. For more information please contact Culpeper Renaissance at (540) 825-4416 or crievents@culpeperdowntown.com or visit us on the web at www.culpeperdowntown.com.

Contact: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. at 540-825-4416
Email: crievents@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: www.culpeperdowntown.com


June 16th Culpeper Downtown 3rd Thursday Summer Concert

Date: June 16, 2016
Location: The Depot - 109 S. Commerce Street, Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Description: The musical festivities continue with Culpeper Renaissance, Inc.'s Summer Concert Series on June 16, 2016, directly in front of the Depot. Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. is a development organization dedicated to enhancing, celebrating and enriching Culpeper's historic downtown.

Grab your dancing shoes, a lawn chair, family and friends, and join CRI from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM, directly in front of Depot on Commerce Street in downtown Culpeper for great music and good times. With 2016's 3rd Thursday Summer Concert Series line up, it's easy to see why Culpeper was selected as a 2012 Great American Main Street winner.

Ticket information TBA

All are welcome! Please remember no pets and no coolers, but picnic baskets will be allowed. For more information please contact Culpeper Renaissance at (540) 825-4416 or crievents@culpeperdowntown.com or visit us on the web at www.culpeperdowntown.com.

Contact: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. at 540-825-4416
Email: crievents@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: www.culpeperdowntown.com


Culpeper Downtown 17th Annual 4th of July Car & Bike Show brought to you by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. (RAIN or SHINE)

Date: July 04, 2016
Location: East Davis and Commerce Streets in Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: Event begins at 10:00 am with the Awards Presentation starting at 3:00 pm
Description: This event is rain or shine

2016 will mark the 17th annual show, which has grown to over 200 entrants. Thousands of spectators enjoy walking along historic Davis and Commerce streets to view all types of classic and modified vehicles.

Registration for participants is from 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Pre-registration is suggested. Judging begins at 10:00 a.m., and the Awards Presentation starts at 2:30 p.m. with more than 50 trophies awarded.

The Car Show is one part of the Culpeper Festival Committee's town wide 4th of July Celebration. The Independence Day Celebration is a safe, fun, and affordable event that represents not only our heritage, but also a strong sense of community spirit. The day's other events will include: a 5K race, youth sporting events, patriotic speeches, a festive parade, food and craft vendors, the Culpeper Olympic games for children and adults, music in the park... and of course FIREWORKS that will delight everyone! For more information visit www.culpeper4thofjuly.com

Contact: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. at 540-825-4416
Email: crievents@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: www.culpeperdowntown.com


July 21th Culpeper Downtown 3rd Thursday Summer Concert

Date: July 21, 2016
Location: The Depot - 109 S. Commerce Street, Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Description: The musical festivities continue with Culpeper Renaissance, Inc.'s Summer Concert Series on July 21, 2016, directly in front of the Depot. Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. is a development organization dedicated to enhancing, celebrating and enriching Culpeper's historic downtown.

Grab your dancing shoes, a lawn chair, family and friends, and join CRI from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM, directly in front of Depot on Commerce Street in downtown Culpeper for great music and good times. With 2016's 3rd Thursday Summer Concert Series line up, it's easy to see why Culpeper was selected as a 2012 Great American Main Street winner.

Ticket information TBA

All are welcome! Please remember no pets and no coolers, but picnic baskets will be allowed. For more information please contact Culpeper Renaissance at (540) 825-4416 or crievents@culpeperdowntown.com or visit us on the web at www.culpeperdowntown.com.

Contact: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. at 540-825-4416
Email: crievents@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: www.culpeperdowntown.com


August 18th Culpeper Downtown 3rd Thursday Summer Concert

Date: August 18, 2016
Location: The Depot - 109 S. Commerce Street, Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Description: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc.'s 3rd Thursday Summer Concert Series finale will be held on August 18, 2016, directly in front of the Depot. Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. is a development organization dedicated to enhancing, celebrating and enriching Culpeper's historic downtown.

Grab your dancing shoes, a lawn chair, family and friends, and join CRI from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM, directly in front of Depot on Commerce Street in downtown Culpeper for great music and good times. With 2016's 3rd Thursday Summer Concert Series line up, it's easy to see why Culpeper was selected as a 2012 Great American Main Street winner.

Ticket information TBA

All are welcome! Please remember no pets and no coolers, but picnic baskets will be allowed. For more information please contact Culpeper Renaissance at (540) 825-4416 or crievents@culpeperdowntown.com or visit us on the web at www.culpeperdowntown.com.

Contact: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. at 540-825-4416
Email: crievents@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: www.culpeperdowntown.com


Culpeper Downtown Trick-or-Treat Event

Date: October 31, 2016
Location: East Davis Street - Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Description: Culpeper Downtown Businesses invite all the little ghouls and goblins for a safe trick or treat experience on East Davis Street in Historic Downtown Culpeper from 5pm - 6pm. Downtown Businesses will provide Halloween treats!

Contact: 540-825-4416
Email: crievents@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: www.culpeperdowntown.com


Culpeper Downtown Holiday Open House brought to you by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc.

Date: November 20, 2016
Location: Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Description: Join us for Downtown Culpeper's kick off for the Holiday Season!

Merchants will have their stores all decked out for the Holiday Season. If your gift list requires the ultimate in unique gifts, these are sure to be found in any of the specialty shops located in Historic Downtown Culpeper.

Be sure to stop by and enjoy: in-store specials, door/storefront decorating contest, trolley rides, live holiday music from EVHS and CCHS bands, children's story time, Miniature Horses, Museum of Culpeper History open house, and of course a visit from Santa Claus himself. Complete this wonderful day with a Community Tree Lighting at 5:30 p.m.! Join in with carols, cider, cookies, and a visit from Kris Kringle.

Contact: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. - 540-825-4416
Email: crievents@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: www.culpeperdowntown.com


Downtown Culpeper Small Business Saturday

Date: November 26, 2016
Location: Historic Downtown Culpeper, VA 22701
Description: Enjoy many in-store specials in Downtown Culpeper during Small Business Saturday!

Small businesses are the heartbeat of our community.

They're the corner stores that create jobs. The hardware stores that help build our economy. And the mom and pop shops whose very presence makes a neighborhood, your neighborhood.

The Shop Small Movement inspires people to shop with and support these small businesses as well as give back to the places that have given their communities so much.

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY The Day We All Shop Small. Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country.

Contact: 540-825-4416
Email: criinfo@culpeperdowntown.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/795574663814506/



For more event information, please visit the Culpeper Department of Tourism web site at www.visitculpeperva.com.