June 21st is the official start of summer and Waynesboro has so much to do on those hot summer days and warm summer nights! Enjoy an outdoor concert, snag a foul ball at a Waynesboro Generals game or enjoy some sweet treats at the annual carnival! Waynesboro has something for everyone, where good nature comes naturally!
XtremeFest of the Blue Ridge
Saturday, June 10th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Enjoy all things outdoors at this FREE event: kayaks, climbing wall, extreme air bungee, water slide, boot camp challenge, bounce house, raffles, community groups, food and don't forget the shows:
Chris Clark Mountain Bike Stunt Show @ 10:30 & 12:30
Saturday, June 10th
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The banks of the South River in Downtown Waynesboro will be the backdrop for the biggest outdoor shag dance party ever in Virginia
with thousands of people converging on the River City for one day!
The Chairmen of the Board, The Fantastic Shakers and Erin & The Wildfire will headline the music festival, with shag dance lessons, volleyball, bocce ball, Jenga and cornhole stations set up all around the park.
Local food, craft beer, cider and fine Virginia wine will be available on premises. Tickets are $15 in advance for adults and $5 for students. Gate admission will be $20 for adults and $5 for students.
On Monday evenings in June, at 6:00 p.m., families are invited to come out to Ridgeview Park and enjoy some quality time together enjoying a variety of FREE, special entertainment. All performances will be at the Woodland Picnic Shelter with easy access to the playground, pool, or a nice walk along the river.
The Ridgeview Park Amphitheater will be home of the Summer Music Series this year. Grab your spot on the hill, spread your blanket, grab a bite at the food truck, then just kick back and relax. The band starts at 6:00 pm. Come out and rock out!
It wouldn't be summer without a local carnival! and this one benefits the Dooms Fire Department. On Tuesday through Thursday, the carnival is open from 6 PM - 10 PM. On Friday and Saturday, carnival hours are from 6 PM -11 PM.
For more info call (540) 943-0679.
Kids Fun 2 Run & Fun Dash
The Mud Run (6-12 yr olds) and Fun Dash (3-5 yr olds) wind through the fields and trails of Waynesboro's Ridgeview Park! Whether traversing the balance beams, crawling through the mud pit, or sliding to victory on the giant slip n' slide, your kids are guaranteed to have a good time. Come celebrate the beginning of summer with us at the 3rd Annual Fun 2 Run Mud Run Event!
The Waynesboro Generals, 2016 South Division Champions, play in the Valley Baseball League, a summer baseball league founded in 1897 that plays in cities and towns in the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia.