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Abbitt Memorial Park

Appomattox Cheerzsm

Now in its 18th year, the 2016 Appomattox Cheerz season events will be held on the third Friday each month from April through October, with the first event being held on April 15th, and with the final event being held on October 7th (to help kick-off the annual Railroad Festival Weekend) in downtown Abbitt Memorial Park from 5:30-9pm.

Events include live performances from local bands, adult beverages (beer & wine coolers are available - proper ID required to obtain a beer bracelet and/or beer tickets so please bring your ID), a 50/50 raffle, as well as a local non-profit organization selling drinks, delicious hot food & snacks. 

Lawn chairs are always welcome, however, NO coolers or pets please.  All children must be accompanied by an adult and must be supervised at all times.

Admission:  $5.00 per person (ages 13 & older) -- children 12 & under are FREE!

Adult Beverages:  $3.00 per ticket

NOTE: Schedule is subject to change. RAIN cancels events.  Apx Cheerz 2016 Flyer.pdf!

Date Band Non-Profit

April 15

"Welcome Spring"

Abbitt Memorial Park

The Center Stage Band

5:30pm to 9:00pm

Fun/energetic band and play a wide variety of music. The members love to dance and interact
with the audience. Our goal is to make sure everyone will have a good time and a day or night to remember.

Appomattox Chamber of Commerce

"Classic Car Night"
Courtland Field

7 Mile Ford


Enjoy new country and rock!

          Appomattox County Band Boosters      

June 16

"Benefit for Tornado Victims"

Abbitt Memorial Park

Southland & Rare Form

5:30pm to 9:00pm


Performs an all-out, high-energy show with their own unique style of Rock Classics, Southern Rock, and Contemporary Country covers.

Rare Form is Central Virginia's premier modern country cover band. With their Rock Hard/Play Hard attitude, the guys of Rare Form are one of a kind when it comes to entertainment. They have worked with and opened for such National acts including Confederate RailRoad, Chris Cagle, John Michael Montgomery, Tracy Lawrence and many more.

Lions Club

July 15

"80's Night"

Abbitt Memorial Park

That 80's Show

5:30pm to 9:00pm

Performs the best of the 80's.


Appomattox County Historical Society  

August 19

"Bike Night"

Abbitt Memorial Park

Out of Spite

5:30pm to 9:00pm


Performs classic and current rock tunes with a touch of country and R&B for good measure.

     Missionary Food Bank      


Sept. 19

"Goodbye Summer"

Abbitt Memorial Park


Feature Attraction Band

5:30pm to 9:00pm

A five piece Party Band from Southern Virginia...

This group consists of five multi- talented musicians, featuring all five of the members as lead vocalists.
With a rare combination of experience and musical diversity gained while working in some of the areas top bands such as Bill Deal and the Rhondels, the Overtime Band, and Fat Ammons band, this multi-talented group of musicians found common musical ground and came together to form "Feature Attraction" bringing to you their polished, high energy stage show for your next entertainment event. Interacting with crowds both young and old, “ Feature Attraction” entertains you with the best of Southern Soul, Motown, Classic Rock, Beach, Top 40, 70's Funk, New Country and more..

If we play it, you can dance to it ! ! !

Til the End of Time Animal Sanctuary

 Oct 7

"RR Festival Weekend Kick-Off"

Abbitt Memorial Park




5:30pm to 9:00pm

Performs an all-out, high-energy show with their own unique style of Rock Classics, Southern Rock, and Contemporary Country covers. 

Appomattox Jr. Women's Club 


If you are interested in an Appomattox Cheerz sponsorship, please download the Corporate Sponsorship Application and forward it to the Chamber office with your sponsorship payment.

If you are a band interested in performing at a future Cheerz event, please forward your promotional materials, including a demo CD, to the Chamber office for consideration.  Please address all materials to the attention of the Appomattox Cheerz Committee.

If your non-profit group is interested in hosting the food concession stand for a future Cheerz event, please download the Cheerz Non-Profit Agreement and forward it to the Chamber either by mail or by fax at 434-352-0294.  In the event that the number of agreements received are from more non-profits than there are scheduled events, the non-profits will be randomly drawn for an event.  Those non-profits who did not get assigned an event in the current year will receive preferential consideration for the following year.

For more information, please call the Chamber office at 434-352-2621.

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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