Miss Virginia USA 2021 Leads Appomattox Railroad Festival as Grand Marshall

Miss Virginia USA 2021

Miss Virginia USA 2021 and former WSET ABC 13 News reporter, Christina Thompson, will lead the Appomattox Railroad Festival as Grand Marshall on October 9. Thompson won the title of Miss Virginia USA on July 17 at the Carpenter Theater in Richmond. Since, she has spent her time volunteering for the Virginia Special Olympics, Smile […]

VAU Fallen Heroes Memorial

VAU Fallen Heroes Memorial

A 28′ x 6′ American Flag that is designed out of 7000 dog tags of those who have fallen in the War of Terror. Special Ceremony: Saturday, October 9 at 4:00 pm VFW is adding 21 additional dog tags to the memorial.

Street Dance

An epic 80’s throwdown is coming to you! That ’80s Show is bringing their high energy ’80s party. Break out the AquaNet, squeeze into your spandex, parachute pants, and Member’s Only jacket. It will be one unforgettable night!

Exhibits, Displays, Educational Booths

Featured USMC Appomattox Christian Academy Art Display Virginia State Parks US NAVY US ARMY USAF/Space Force Vendors A Thing for Towels American Legion Post 104 Angel Petals Appomattox Christian Academy Appomattox County Republican Committee Appomattox Democratic Committee Appomattox for Equality Appomattox Habitat for Humanity Ashley’s Crafty Creations, LLC V.I.P. B2RV2Woodworks Bedford Rifle Grays Ben Moses […]

Teddy Bear Parade

All ages are welcome. One entry per person. Timeline: 12:00 pm: Registration begins 1:00 pm: Parade leaves Courthouse Square 2:00 pm: Awards on Mainstreet Stage Categories: 50th Anniversary Railroad Festival Themed Railroad Festival Themed Float (Decorated Wagon) Best Ever Best Dressed Biggest Smallest College Funniest First Responder Military Most Loved Team