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Joe’s use of local and exotic woods in his turned objects are inspired from nature’s creations.

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MAY 03-28 MAY

15th Annual The Art of Recovery Exhibit

Venue: PONSHOP
May 03, 2019 - May 28, 2019

A picture might be worth a thousand words, but images of recovery from mental illness transcend any lexicon. For 15 years, the Rappahannock Area Community Services Board has showcased art that goes beyond language to offer a precious glimpse of the journey to recovery. The 15th Annual The Art of Recovery Exhibit opens Friday May 3 at PONSHOP Studio and Gallery in Fredericksburg, Virignia. The Opening Reception from 5-9 p.m. “The Art of Recovery provides an opportunity for individuals li...

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MAY 04-26 OCT

Art in the Park

Venue: Fredericksburg, VA Farmers Market
May 04, 2019 09:00 am - Oct 26, 2019 01:00 pm

Come find unique products from local artists and crafters every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month, May-October. Want to participate as a vendor? Apply here: ADD IT


MAY 27

FREE TO THE PUBLIC – NO TICKETS REQUIRED Memorial Day in Fredericksburg means the POPS will honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our Freedoms with a free outdoor concert sponsored by Mary Washington Health Care Bring chairs and picnics, but plan to support the POPS by buying snacks and drinks from donor vendors. On the Campus of Mary Washington Hospital 1001 Sam Perry Blvd Fredericksburg, VA 22401

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MAY 28

Picnic in the Park

Venue: Hurkamp Park
Cost: $free
May 28, 2019 11:30 am - 01:30 pm

Tuesdays, 11:30am – 1:30pm at Hurkamp Park May 7 - Storybook Day and DJ Gravattron May 14 - Jason Masi performs with Touch a Truck for the kids May 21 - Laurie Rose Griffith & Peter Mealy perform with Animal Day for the kids May 28 - Island Gerry Maddox performs with Carnival Day for the kids June 4 - Big Daddy Shag performs with Touch a Truck for the kids June 11 - Karen Jonas performs with Flag Day for the kids Jun 18 - SPANGLISH performs with Touch a Truck for the kids June 2...

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JUN 01

Rock the River FXBG 2019

Venue: Old Mill Park
Cost: Free
Jun 01, 2019 11:00 am - 08:00 pm

Coming back in 2019! The fabulous (and free) Rock the River Festival will feature: ~ Live Music (All Day!) ~ Gourmet Food Trucks ~ Craft Beer Garden ~ Kayaking & Canoeing, Running and Bicycle Races + more ~ Many children’s activities and a skateboarding demo A river and foot race, outdoor activities, unique art and crafts, as well as great craft beer, tasty food, and live music! We are super excited to announce our headliner for Rock the River 2019, the fantastic Jackson Flats ...

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First Friday at Kenmore

Venue: Historic Kenmore
Cost: Free
Jun 01, 2019 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Kenmore is excited to be participate in Fredericksburg First Friday! Jump on the free trolley and stop by Kenmore! See an exhibit by a local artist in the Crowninshield Museum building, just to the left of the front gate. Tour the gallery to see Kenmore's art collection, displays of eighteenth-century furniture, and decorative arts. The Kenmore mansion will be closed to tours.


Picnic in the Park

Venue: Hurkamp Park
Cost: $free
Jun 04, 2019 11:30 am - 01:30 pm

Tuesdays, 11:30am – 1:30pm at Hurkamp Park May 7 - Storybook Day and DJ Gravattron May 14 - Jason Masi performs with Touch a Truck for the kids May 21 - Laurie Rose Griffith & Peter Mealy perform with Animal Day for the kids May 28 - Island Gerry Maddox performs with Carnival Day for the kids June 4 - Big Daddy Shag performs with Touch a Truck for the kids June 11 - Karen Jonas performs with Flag Day for the kids Jun 18 - SPANGLISH performs with Touch a Truck for the kids June 2...


Photographing Your Artwork with Laura O'Leary

Venue: Frederikcsburg Center for the Creative Arts
Cost: $25 – 35
Jun 04, 2019 06:00 pm - 08:30 pm

A Two and a half hour class with Professional Photographer Laura O’Leary. You have fabulous works of Fine Art that you have completed and are ready to show. GREAT! Now what do you do? This class will cover how to properly photograph a piece of artwork for purposes of submitting into a juried show. This will begin to increase the accuracy of your submitted digital copies to curators and jurors. This class will also help with how to photograph your artwork for publishing on websites, social med...


Discovering Kenmore: Tour with the Expert

Venue: Historic Kenmore
Cost: $6 – 12
Jun 05, 2019 11:15 am - 12:00 pm

A Key Moment in Saving Kenmore

On the first Wednesday of every month, take a tour of Kenmore with our history experts as they uncover the mysteries of Kenmore. Zac Cunningham, Manager of Educational Programs, will lead the May tour as he discusses William Key Howard, Jr., who repaired Kenmore’s damaged plaster ceilings when he lived in Kenmore with his family in the years following the Civil War. Please note: On this tour, participants visit each floor in the ...