October 1, 2016, All Day @ Ashland Theater
October 1, 2016, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Carter Park
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Walk Start: 9:00 a.m.
Contact: Cathy Tillman
October 1, 2016, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Farmer's Market Lot
Buy Fresh, Buy Local" at the Ashland Farmers Market located in Downtown Ashland behind Town Hall! Market is held every Saturday from May to October, with special holiday markets in November and December. We are a producers-only market, in which all products come from within a 30 miles radius of Town Hall. Our vendors offer:
•A vast array of vegetables and herbs, including famous Hanover Tomatoes
•Fruits and berries, such as strawberries in May/early June
•Fresh cut flowers and potted plants
•Honey from just down Route 54
•Baked goods with local and sustainable ingredients
•Grass-fed and pastured meats (beef, pork, and chicken)
•Eggs (including those from non-GMO fed chickens)
Come on down to the Market and sample all the in-season goodness our vendors have to offer!
October 1, 2016, 10:00 AM - October 2, 2016, 4:30 PM @ Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown
Watch historical military exercises with guns, cannons and mounted dragoons!
You will see the military in action, mounted dragoons, camp guards, roving patrols and a hearth cooking demonstration. Chat with the Patriots about camp life and watch artillery drills and battles!
Sunday’s Special Guest: Kimberly Walters, Author of "A Book of Cookery by a Lady" and Mary Cary Ambler portrayed Kerry McClure will prepare tea service at our hearth and parlor.
Special thanks to the First Virginia Regiment of the Continental Line, the First Virginia Dragoons, the 7th Virginia Regiment of the Continental Line and Von Heer.
October 7, 2016 - October 9, 2016 @ Randolph-Macon College Campus
October 7, 2016, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ James River Cellars Winery
Join us October 7th, from 6:30-9:30pm, for music, food, and wine! Enjoy a Friday night with your friends on the patio at James River Cellars! Stocked with local bands and food trucks, it is sure to be a great night. Feel free to pack a picnic or grab dinner from one of the trucks on-site. Need a sweet treat? Fresh gelato or CHOCOLATE COVERED BACON is waiting for you from De Rochonnet Delights Chocolatier. Our events are always family and pet friendly! You don't need to leave anyone behind!
Live Music: Darcy Dawn
Food Trucks: Sammich, Smok-N-Pigz, De Rochonnet Delights Chocolatier
Includes tasting wristband and souvenir glass
AGE: over 21 - does not include souvenir glass or tasting wristband, may purchase wine.
AGE: 16-20 - UNDER 21 WRISTBAND, may not purchase wine.
CHILDREN UNDER 16 ARE FREE
October 8, 2016, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Farmer's Market Lot
October 13, 2016, 7:00 PM @ Ashland Library located at 201 Railroad Ave, Ashland, Virginia.
Sponsored by the Ashland Museum
Greg Glassner will talk about the presidential election of 1832, the emergence of national political conventions, the two-party system and the first third party candidate for president. Andrew Jackson, Henry Clay and William Wirt were candidates in 1832. His presentation is based on his book, Adopted Son, the Life, Wit & Wisdom of William Wirt, 1772-1834 (Gregory K. and Hardy Glassner, August 1997). This book is available for sale at the Ashland Museum.
October 15, 2016, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Carter Park
The General Federation of Women's Club (GWFC)(1 Mile Family Ashcake Woman's Club & Hanover Safe Place are pleased to present the 5K/10K Ashland Harvest Run, featuring the 1 Mile Family Pumpkin Walk.
Run; Run-Walk; or Walk Only and just have fun!
October 15, 2016, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Farmer's Market Lot
October 15, 2016, 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM @ The Supply Room
Ashland’s Casino Royale Set For October 15th
Are you feeling lucky?
The Supply Room at 14140 Washington Hwy. will be the setting for the 3rd Annual Ashland Casino Royale, a fundraising event cooperatively hosted by the Ashland Kiwanis and Market Ashland Partnership (MAP).
This fun event will run from 6:30pm-11:00pm and will feature roulette, craps, blackjack, Texas Hold ‘Em, horse racing, door prizes, a silent auction, local vendors, and a long putt contest which will give participants the chance to win a 2016 Chevy Cruze.
Catering will be provided by Applebee’s of Ashland.
Building upon the success of the past two Casino Royales, this year’s event promises to be the best yet.
Net proceeds will benefit the Ashland/Hanover County community through scholarships, the Stuff-The-Bus project, and other activities.
Tickets are $40 (two for $75) and may be purchased from local Ashland businesses or online at: http://www.shopashlandfirst.com
October 15, 2016, 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM @ The Supply Room Companies/TSRC, Inc. located at 14140 Washington Highway, Ashland, Virginia.
Support youth programs and scholarships right here in Hanover County. You could win a car! Amazing prizes! Local vendors. Co-hosted with Ashland Kiwanis
October 21, 2016, All Day
Join your Yellow Jacket family and friends for a weekend full of activities and fun on October 21-23, 2016! We will keep you updated on events as they are being planned, so mark your calendars and come celebrate with R-MC!
October 22, 2016, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Farmer's Market Lot
October 29, 2016, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Farmer's Market Lot
October 29, 2016, 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM @ Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown
You are invited to bring the whole family out to Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown for some spooky fun!
This is the only day of the year to take our special Halloween tour that includes the haunted tales associated with this almost 300 year old house!
Continue your family friendly spooky adventure at Scotchtown by learning about historic funerary practices, superstitions and traditions; including funerary masks and a display of family hair jewelry.
Halloween Activities also include face painting, colonial games and hands-on crafts. All of the day’s events are included in general admission.
Special Treats for all! Tricks possible… you'll have to wait and see.
October 31, 2016, 6:00 PM @ The Center - located at 500 South Center Street, Ashland, Virginia.
Ashland and the Hanover Arts and Activities Center Celebrates a Kid and Parent Friendly evening of activities. Costume judging, kids and pets on parade, candy, and Music performed by Hanover Concert Band
October 3, 2016, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Holiday Inn Express & Suites
October 4, 2016, 7:00 PM @ Council Chambers
October 12, 2016, 7:00 PM @ Council Chambers
October 13, 2016, 6:00 PM @ Council Chambers
October 18, 2016, 7:00 PM @ Council Chambers
October 19, 2016, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Hampton Inn by Hilton Ashland
October 27, 2016, 6:30 PM @ Council Chambers
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