Jan 11 - Dec 13- 2nd Fridays in Centertown Bedford - Come out and spend the evening in Bedford every 2nd Friday of the month from January through December. Over 30 local merchants and eateries staying open until 8pm or later for your shopping, dining, and exploring pleasure. - Centertown Bedford - 540-586-2148 - www.centertownbedford.com
May 11 - Uncork the Cure Wine Festival - Uncork the Cure Wine Festival brings together seven unique wineries from Bedford and Botetourt County to celebrate good wine, delicious food, music, local crafters, family and friends. On May 11, 2013 "Uncork the Cure" will honor the people in our lives as we partner with Susan G. Komen for the Cure. The event will be 11am-6pm and will include multiple music performances, great food vendors, wine tastings from local wineries, and a family friendly environment to enjoy each other's company as you relax on the lawn in front of the Daleville Town Center Music Pavilion. Just in time for Mother's Day, bring the special women in your life and experience the bold and elegant wines of Bedford and Botetourt Counties. - Daleville Town Center, 90 Town Center Street, Route 220 North, Daleville - 540-774-4415 - www.botetourtwinetrail.com/concert.html
May 12 - Mother's Day at Poplar Forest - 10:00am to 4:00pm - Give mom a special treat this Mother's Day with a FREE tour of Poplar Forest! Admission is free for mothers all day. - Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest, 1542 Bateman Bridge Road, Forest - 434-525-1806 - www.poplarforest.org
May 18 - Annual Barbeque at Sedalia - Noon to 5:00pm - Competition and Tasting - Sedalia Center, 1108 Sedalia School Road., Big Island - 434-299-5080 - www.sedaliacenter.org
May 18 - Armed Forces Day & National Maritime Recognition - The Memorial will let veterans in at no charge throughout the day to honor the contributions of men and women in uniform and to bring awareness to the achievements of the United States Merchant Marine in recognition of National Maritime Day which is officially May 22. - National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle, Bedford - 540-586-3329 - www.dday.org
May 25 - Annual Louisiana Crawfish Boil - 5:00pm - Mark your calendar for Wharton Memorial’s Fifth Annual Crawfish Boil generously sponsored on by Dr. John Bower and Edna Curry. Join us for live Zydeco music and the party of the year in Bedford! Just as last year the band, Zydeco Crazy, not only gives us great sound, but instructs in Cajun dancing as well. Once again we will have tons of crawfish to be steamed, mounds of mouthwatering gumbo, delicious red beans and rice and my "all-time favorite" -- crawfish etouffee for our delight. Beer and wine can be purchased as well as sodas and water. Folks are coming from as far away as Tennessee just to join Bedford in this celebration. - Bower Center for the Arts, 305 North Bridge Street, Bedford - 540-586-4235 - www.bowercenter.org
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