Historic Railroad Festival

  • Available Event Dates:
    October 14, 2017 - October 15, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Location: Downtown Appomattox
  • Event Admission: Free for the festival - Cost Rodeo $10
  • 214 Main Street
  • Appomattox, VA 24522

Held the second full weekend in October, this family friendly festival commemorates the Norfolk & Western Railroad's donation of the Appomattox Depot to the Town of Appomattox in 1973. The two day event is held on Main Street and he surrounding downtown area. Festival highlights include a parade, arts, crafts, live bands, train exhibits, fireworks, carnival rides, food, rodeo, 5K foot race, and lots of activities for the entire family.