Events

Santa Run Food Drive

Santa Run Food Drive

The Seminole Trail Vol Fire Dept will be hosting the Santa Run Food Drive, Dec 13 -15 to collect canned and non-perishable foods from local neighborhoods. During this event, Santa hands out candy canes to children while riding in a caravan of fire trucks covered in Christmas lights playing Christmas music in certain neighborhoods while…MORE INFO »

Dave Matthews Band @ JPJ

Dave Matthews Band @ JPJ

The Dave Matthews Band will be returning to John Paul Jones Arena for two nights, December 14th and 15th! A portion of proceeds from the John Paul Jones shows will go to support the redevelopment of public housing in Charlottesville. For tickets, go to https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/01005534B2F98F0D?artistid=1828177&tm_link=tm_homeA_header_search&f_PPL=true&ab=efeat5787v1%22MORE INFO »

Craft Party

Craft Party

Charlottesville Parks & Recreation will present a Holiday Craft Party on Saturday, December 15, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Carver Recreation Center.MORE INFO »

An Acapella Christmas Card Concert

An Acapella Christmas Card Concert

An A Cappella Christmas Card presented by a vocal quintet led by area musician Andy Shelden. The program is open to the public and offered free of charge. Donations/love gifts will be cheerfully accepted. The audience is invited to a reception following the concerts. “An A Cappella Christmas Card”: 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 15,…MORE INFO »

Christmas Wonderland

Christmas Wonderland

December 15, 2018 at 4:30 PM – 9:00 PM Join Creative Works Farms for music performances, a walk through light display, music light show, cookies and hot chocolate, decorating gingerbread cookies, making Christmas ornaments, see animals at the barn, enjoy a hayride, and more! Special guest appearance by Santa! $5 per person, kids 2 and…MORE INFO »

Toy Drive

Toy Drive

The Charlottesville Police Department is excited to announce collecting they are collecting toys for their annual toy drive. If you would like to donate a toy drop them off by CPD starting November 30th until December 18th at 5pm.MORE INFO »

Ballet of the Nutcracker

Ballet of the Nutcracker

Sweeten your holiday season with Charlottesville Ballet’s professional production of the classic holiday ballet, The Nutcracker at PVCC’s V. Earl Dickinson Center on December 20-23.MORE INFO »

Skip Castro Band @ Jefferson Theater

Skip Castro Band @ Jefferson Theater

Skip Castro Band’s 40th Anniversary Tour is coming to Charlottesville! They will perform at the Jefferson Theater on December 29th For more information and to purchase tickets, visit http://www.jeffersontheater.com/events/detail/skip-castro-40th-anniversary-showMORE INFO »

MLK Scholarship

MLK Scholarship

Students from any school, who live in the Monticello High School district and who will enter their first year of college in the Fall of 2019, are invited to enter the 29th annual Martin Luther King Day essay contest held in connection with the local celebration of Dr. King’s life and work. The contest deadline…MORE INFO »

New Years Eve Party

New Years Eve Party

The Dyke Volunteer Fire Department will have a New Years Eve Party…DJ by Kick’n Country. Breakfast provided. Must be 16 or older No under age drinking will be permitted. The Fire Department has a right to refuse anyone. Trouble will not be tolerated.MORE INFO »