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Virginia Lake Festival


Region: Southern Virginia
Locality: Mecklenburg County

Downtown Clarksville
105 Second Street
Clarksville, VA 23927

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Visit Clarksville's Annual Virginia Lake Festival. This free event has been named "One of the Top 20 Events" by the Southeast Tourism Society for many years. Children will enjoy tethered hot air balloon rides as the event kicks off Thursday night. Sand sculptors begin their artistry on Friday morning and a live band rounds out the day. Saturday morning starts at dawn as balloonists skim the lake and 200+ vendors line the street, including a juried arts & crafts show and a wide choice of food. Music fills the air. Helicopter rides, antique cars and 75,000 people make for a non-stop eventful day. At night fall, boats gather on Buggs Island Lake/John H. Kerr Reservoir and people along the shoreline to see the extravaganza fireworks show. A "must attend" festival.

Date/Hours:
Thursday, July 16, 2009 - Saturday, July 18, 2009 (8:00 AM-10:00 PM)
Thursday, July 15, 2010 - Saturday, July 17, 2010 (8:00 AM-10:00 PM)



Children Welcome

Telephone:
Chamber of Commerce: (434) 374-2436
Chamber of Commerce toll free: (800) 557-5582

Email:
clarksville@kerrlake.com

Website:
www.clarksvilleva.com


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