Events

Events

Welcome to Stafford County! We have a multitude of exciting activities and events for you to enjoy -- historic tours, fine arts and culture, or recreational outings along the river. Take a look around and see what we have to offer. Or, better yet, make the drive (we’re easy to find) and experience the best of Stafford County live and in person!

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    Stafford County Fall Family Festival

    Oct 1, 2016
    John Lee Pratt Memorial Park

    Featuring: Artisans and crafters, hay rides, inflatables, festival food, children’s activities, annual Pumpkin Derby, and special musical entertainment!

    Join us for our 4th Annual Great Pumpkin Derby & Workshop!!  Grab your…

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  • Goodnight Moon
July 28 - Oct. 1, 2016

    Goodnight Moon at Riverside Center

    Oct 1, 2016
    Riverside Center for the Performing Arts

    Since its publication in 1947, parents around the world have read Margaret Wise Brown's "Goodnight Moon" as a bedtime story to their little ones. Now this ritual is re-imagined as a delightful piece of musical theater. It's seven oclock in the…

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  • Local Flowers, Local Farmers

    Local Flowers, Local Farmers: A Growing American Movement

    Oct 2, 2016
    Gari Melchers Home and Studio

    October 2, 2 pm
    Local Flowers, Local Farmers: A Growing American Movement

    A short film directed by Bayley Silleck, director of the critically-acclaimed movie “Rappahannock,” illustrates…

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    Stafford County Agricultural and Homemaking Fair

    Oct 21-Oct 23, 2016
    Stafford County Fairgrounds

    Stafford County's Oldest Fair will be held on October 21-23, 2016.

    Come join us for the best entertainment value in the area.

     

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  • Director's Tour

    Fall Director’s Tour for Members

    Oct 30, 2016
    Gari Melchers Home and Studio

    October 30, 2 pm
    Fall Director’s Tour for Members

    Friends of Belmont get a behind the scenes look at the historic house, studio and art collection with Director David Berreth.  Free for…

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  • Home for the Holidays

    Home for the Holidays at Gari Melchers Home and Studio

    Nov 25-Dec 30, 2016
    Gari Melchers Home and Studio

    Enjoy seasonal house decorations inspired by the Melchers’ stylish hospitality, included with museum admission. Although artist Gari Melchers divided his time between his commercial headquarters in New York City and his Virginia retreat…

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