Fishersville is a wonderful location to enjoy the best of all Virginia has to offer. Positioned in a quiet, tranquil pocket between the vibrant communities of Staunton and Waynesboro, Fishersville benefits from the surrounding community while enjoying a peaceful oasis all its own. The result is a plethora of annual events that celebrate our region and the world beyond! Below is a small sample of the many events you will want to attend:
- Staunton Music Festival
- Augusta Expo Spring Craft & Vendor Show
- Fishersville Antique Expo
- Fall Foliage Festival Art Show
- Christmas Wonderland at Creative Works Farm
- Augusta County Fair
Staunton Music Festival
Considered to be “Virginia’s world-class music festival”, the Staunton August Chamber Music Festival brings more than 90 world-class musicians from around the globe together in Staunton. Enjoy ten consecutive days and nights of vocal, chamber, and symphonic music in historic downtown Staunton. The Festival also hosts a spring event, Springfest, featuring music composed before 1800.
Augusta Expo Spring Craft & Vendor Show
Known for being one of the best collections of the best artists, artisans, and crafters, the August Expo Spring Craft & Vendor show is a unique opportunity to shop every spring! Find fine, handcrafted items for everyone you love at this eclectic variety of wonderful vendors. Try some of the yummy food available and shop ‘til you drop!
Fishersville Antique Expo
This antique show draws 300+ dealers from Maine to Florida and as far afield as Arizona! The show has become known for being one of the greatest gatherings of dealers and collectors in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Shop through 3 buildings, 3 barns, and a large outdoor area filled with high-quality antiques. Whether you are an experienced antique hunter with a specific focus or a weekend shopper looking for something special, you won’t want to miss the Fishersville Antique Expo.
Fall Foliage Festival Art Show
Our area is a premiere destination for “leaf watchers” on the East Coast thanks to the glorious fall foliage that coats the nearby Blue Ridge Mountains. This spectacular natural display provides inspiration for countless artists, and you have a chance to enjoy the fruits of their labor at this fantastic fall festival! Peruse the work of 150 fine artists on the streets of historic downtown Waynesboro while you enjoy regional music, great food, and delicious craft beer. This is a fall tradition you’ll want to repeat every year!
Christmas Wonderland at Creative Works Farm
Make the season bright and spread some goodwill at the Christmas Wonderland event! Enjoy live music, a beautiful light display and music light show, hot chocolate and gingerbread cookies, and a giant gingerbread house, and soak up the holiday energy. You can also make Christmas ornaments, visit the farm animals, take a hayride, stop by the Grinch’s Funhouse, and take a peek inside Santa’s Workshop! Santa will also be making a special appearance. All proceeds go to Camp LIGHT, a summer camp for at-risk youth and special needs children.
Augusta County Fair
The Augusta County Fair is the highlight of the summer, bringing the community together to celebrate the county’s local farmers. A delightful mixture of fun, educational experiences, and fascinating entertainment, the fair features livestock judging, acrobats, illusionists, laser tag, and imaginative interactive ways for kids to learn about the world. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to connect with the Staunton community at this classic summer event every August.
Fishersville offers a wide array of traditions and community events – these are just a small sample of all the wonderful annual events you can enjoy in the area! To stay up to date with even more events in our community, check in regularly with our Events in Fishersville! We regularly post happenings we think our residents would love. Find the perfect event for you and your family.