2023 Miss Historic Appomattox Railroad Festival Beauty Pageant

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The Historic Appomattox Railroad Festival Beauty Pageant will be held at the Appomattox Inn & Suites. This is an indoor event. Contestants and one parent/guardian have free entry to the event. Admission will be $5/person, children 10 & under are free. Rules for 2023 Appomattox Railroad Festival Beauty Pageant The contestant does not have to […]

Letter from the President

I hope everyone is already excited about this year’s 50th Anniversary of the Historic Appomattox Railroad Festival.  Again this year, we are engaging the local businesses and community by sponsoring a “Railroad” themed competition where a business could create a sculpture or display in advance of the festival, to be judged and prizes award, hoping […]

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, […]

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 […]