Appomattox County Chamber of CommerceLee_Grant_Surrender 



Events

The Events page is a place for the Chamber, its members, and the community to advertise upcoming events.  Please contact the Chamber at 434-352-2621 to see if your event is eligible.

Upcoming events

    • 24 May 2018
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • American Civil War Museum

    Civil War Conversation- When Did the Civil War End?
    Date: Thursday, May 24, 2018
    Time: 6:30 p.m. (reception) 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (talk)
    Location: The American Civil War Museum - Appomattox
    Cost: $10 Adults, Members: Free. Reservations encouraged.
    Contact: Josie Butler at 434-352-5791 ext. 203 or jbutler@acwm.org
    Description: The surrender of Confederate armies at Appomattox, Greensboro, and elsewhere during the spring of 1865 brought the Civil War's formal hostilities to an end. But did those surrenders really end the Civil War? Explore the ways in which the nation was torn for years to come. With Edward L. Ayers, University of Richmond.

     


    • 07 Jun 2018
    • 7:00 PM
    • 30 Jun 2018
    • Appomattox Court House

    Wolfbane Celebrates Shakespeare for History and Theatre Lovers Alike.

    Appomattox, VA: Wolfbane’s Romeo and Juliet is returning to Appomattox from June 7-June 30, 2018! Wolfbane, in association with Jamerson Building Supply and Williams Collision Center, is proud to be presenting this hometown twist on a Shakespearean favorite outside at Appomattox Court House NHP, 111 National Park Dr, Appomattox, VA 24522.  Gates open at 7pm; the show will begin at 8pm. Wolfbane’s Romeo and Juliet is sure to please both theatre and history lovers alike as this classic tale is set during the Civil War and performed on the actual grounds on which these historic events took place.

    Audiences of Wolfbane’s Romeo and Juliet will witness the tragic end of star-crossed lovers as the nation surrounding them is reunited through peace. Wolfbane has assembled a truly impressive ensemble of both local and New York based performers. Helming the titles roles are actors Kevin Joseph Hack as Romeo and Simoné Elizabeth Bart, who will reprise her role as Juliet. Joining them are Ken Arpino as Mercutio, Hubbard Farr as Paris, Chris Krause as Tybalt, and, Wolfbane favorite, Beverly Owens as Nurse, who was most recently seen in the title role of The Hannah Reynolds Story. Rounding out the cast are Luke Milhoan, Ellee Evans, Kelly Malone Dudley, Joshua Boyce, Jeff Price, Austin Candler, Joshua Carr, Olivia Wray, Claire Harvey, and Jumpin’ Jim Robertson. Wolfbane’s Romeo and Juliet will be lead by Production Stage Manager, Christine Yepsen, with script and stage direction from Wolfbane’s Founding Artistic Director, Dustin Williams.

    Wolfbane is proud to partner with the landmark Babcock House for pre-show dinner specials every show night. We recommend making your reservation in advance. Also, American Civil War Museum- Appomattox will be hosting a special History Happy Hour from 5:30-6:30pm before the Friday and Saturday night performances during the run.  

    For tickets and additional information, please call the Wolfbane box office at 434-579-3542 or email boxoffice@wolfbane.org. Group rates available for 10 or more. Premium seating: $35, General admission tickets: $25, Student, Senior (60+), and Military: $20. No outside food or alcohol, pets, or smoking will be allowed. Guests are welcome to bring their favorite lawn chair. Visit us at www.wolfbane.org.

    Be sure to join us for an evening of entertainment in Appomattox, VA!


    • 07 Jul 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    • Abbitt Park

    Heat of the Night Band

    • 07 Jul 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    • Abbitt Park


    • 04 Aug 2018
    • 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    • Abbitt Park


    • 12 Oct 2018
    • 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    • Abbitt Park


Appomattox County Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 704
276 Court Street
Appomattox, VA  24522-0704
(434) 352-2621     
(434) 352-0294 fax
Office Hours:  Mon-Wed-Fri  9:00am-2:00pm

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