Historic Appomattox Railroad Festival

Schedule of Events

Saturday October 14, 2017

  • 7:30 am – Joel Sweeney 5K & Youth Mile (at Community Park Recreational Trail)
  • 9:00 am – Roads Closed
  • 9:00 am – Main Street – Virginia State Parks (All Day)
  • 9:30 am – Parade
  • 12 noon – Courtland Field Stage – Rare Form
  • 12 noon – Abbitt Park Stage – David Haught
  • 2:00 pm – Main Street Stage – Award-winning Magician & Illusionist, Joseph Young
  • 2:00 pm – School Board Building – Art Show, Reception & Viewing
  • 3:00 pm – Courtland Field Stage – The Bellamy Brothers
  • 4:00 pm – Main Street Stage – Award-winning Magician & Illusionist, Joseph Young
  • 5:00 pm – Festival Closes
  • 8:00 pm – Street Dance – Main Street Stage – Funky Bone
  • 9:00 pm – Fireworks
  • Sunday, October 15, 2017

  • 11:00 am – Roads closed
  • 12 noon – Abbitt Park Stage – Midnight Express
  • 12 noon – Courthouse Parking Lot – 9th Annual Classic Car Show
  • 12 noon – Courtland Field Stage – Gator & The Sundown Band
  • 1:30 pm – Morton Lane to Main Street – Teddy Bear Parade
  • 2:00 pm – School Board Building – Art Show, Reception & Viewing
  • 3:00 pm – Courtland Field Stage – Confederate Railroad
  • 5:00 pm – Festival Closes
  • During all Festival hours

  • Good Ole Days – Courthouse Square
  • Amusements & Rides – FunTimes – Courtland Field
  • LyNchburg N-Scalers – Memorial United Methodist Legacy Hall
  • Appomattox Courthouse National Historical Park – Courthouse Square
  • Railroad Willie – All around Town