There is so much to do in Lynchburg in the month of April! Whether you’re looking to be entertained, to explore or even to support a cause, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Take a sneak peek at the events happening in April.
Lynchburg Symphony Presents: Lynchburg’s Finest
April 3 | 7:30 P.M. – 9:30 P.M.
E.C. Glass graduate Emily Rist Glover returns to perform the Glazunov Violin Concerto. The Lynchburg Youth Symphony Orchestra will also be joining the Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra in a special side-by-side performance. Ticket Info
Art Expo Lynchburg
April 4 | 10:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
The Art Expo is an event that is free to the community and open to all ages! This event brings people together to enjoy fine art and showcase the talents of local artists. If interested in showcasing your art, check out the information on the application. Event Schedule
Walk MS: Lynchburg 2020
April 4 | 10:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Join the fight against Multiple Sclerosis by taking part in the Walk MS. Get involved so that those who are affected can continue to have access to around-the-clock information, support and resources. How To Participate
Ladies of Laughter Funny and Fabulous 2020 Tour
April 4 | 7:30 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.
This all-female stand-up tour will have you laughing out of your seat! Be entertained by comedians that include Jane Condon, Jocelyn Chia, and Kelly MacFarland at the Ladies of Laughter tour. Ticket Info
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE!
April 5 | 2:00 P.M. – 3:30 P.M. & 5:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.
Bring your children to this special show featuring Daniel Tiger and all his friends from the Emmy Award-winning PBS KIDS television series. As a bonus, you can add on a meet and greet backstage so that your kids can meet their favorite character! Ticket Info
In the Light of Led Zeppelin
April 10 | 7:30 P.M. – 9:30 P.M.
This new musical honors Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, and the music of Led Zeppelin. This imaginative show digs deeper into the Middle Eastern and classical influences of “Kashmir” and that influence on all of Zeppelin’s classics. Ticket Info
Run 4 Their Lives
April 10 | 6:30 P.M. Kids Run
April 11 | 9:00 A.M. 5k Run/Walk
This event is meant to raise awareness and funds to bring freedom to sexually exploited women and children. This year there are two events that you can participate in to help the cause! There is a kid’s run on Friday, April 10, where children who are 10 and under can run through an exciting obstacle course, and on Saturday, April 11, there is a 5k that you can either run or walk. Registration Info
An Evening with David Sedaris
April 16 | 7:30 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.
Join the master of satire at this event! David Sedaris is known for his writing on the human condition, and his latest collection of essays, Calypso, is a New York Times best-seller, and a Washington Post Best Book of the Year. He will speak for 60 minutes, followed by a Q&A and book signing. Ticket Info
Met Opera Broadcast in HD: Tosca
April 19 | 2:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
Get caught up in this opera’s fatal love triangle. The Academy Center of the Arts has also partnered with Opera on the James to offer a pre-screening talk! Ticket Info
Lynchburg Wine & Music Festival
April 25 | 12:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.
The 10th Annual Lynchburg Wine & Music festival will be fun for everyone! There will be over 10 Virginia wineries, non-stop entertainment, food, local vendors and more! Ticket Info
Antique Rose Festival & Sale
April 25 | 9:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Did you know that The Old City Cemetery is home to the largest public collection of heirloom roses in the state of Virginia? This event, which will continue daily through May 31, will give you the opportunity to purchase roses and plants. Don’t miss out! All proceeds benefit the preservation of the Old City Cemetery. More Info
Best Friend Ball
April 25 | 6:00 P.M. – 11:00 P.M.
Put on your best cocktail attire or dress on theme in nautical wear for this year’s Best Friend Ball. This event supports the Lynchburg Humane Society’s day to day operations including care, vaccines and medical treatment for pets. Ticket Info
Plant For The Future
April 30 | 1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Learn how to improve the footprint you are leaving on Planet Earth and get your hands dirty at this event! You will learn how to make your own biodegradable pots and can even take a plant home with you afterwards. Register Here