2021 Historic Appomattox Railroad Festival was a Success!

We attribute the success of the festival to the wonderful committee volunteers who work countless hours planning & executing the various activities and events, the sponsors, the vendors, the excited attendees, and the wonderful collaborative partnerships with the civic organizations. Thank you! Special thanks and appreciation are extended to Susan Walton and her AVRS/DRT team, […]

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 […]

2021 Battle of the Bands Winners

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We appreciate the three bands, Just Us, Social Distance and One Take Band, who participated! The winner of the Battle of the Bands was… Just Us! All the bands were excellent bringing all genres of music to Appomattox. We also thank all of those who came out & supported the event. We raised approximately $1,500 […]