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South Central Virginia

Local Activities

Parks and Recreation

Since the communities in Southside Virginia are conveniently located near the Roanoke River, residents can enjoy a number of scenic outdoor activities at these sites.

Shopping and Dining

With several charming downtown plazas in the area, there's a variety of shops, restaurants, and specialty stores to choose from. Check out a few of these stops!

Community Events

The small towns in South Central Virginia provide tight-knit communities for residents. There are tons of seasonal and annual community events in the area!

Arts and Culture

Take in a night at the theatre, browse local history at one of the county museums, or explore a few featured art exhibits. The arts and culture scene is thriving in South Central Virginia!

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Spring & Summer Events in South Central Virginia

5th Annual Breakthrough Car Show

As the soft breeze of May whispers through the streets of Norfolk Downtown, the Scope Arena Complex prepares to unfurl the stars and stripes in celebration of the brave and the free. The Patriotic Festival's Country Weekend pays homage to the heart of America with a rousing lineup of country music maestros, set to ignite the soul of South Central Virginia from May 23rd to 26th, 2024.

6955 Duncan Rd.
Petersburg, 23803

May 11th, 2024

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CharlottesvilleFamily Fun Fair & Camp Expo

The CharlottesvilleFamily Fun Fair & Camp Expo brings the excitement of summer planning to your fingertips. This virtual expo is a treasure trove of opportunities for families, offering interactive explorations into the world of summer camps.

Recurring daily from now - May 15th, 2024

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Patriotic Festival Country Weekend

The 5th Annual Breakthrough Car Show beckons auto aficionados and families alike to Pamplin Historical Park, where the past and present collide in a stunning showcase of vehicular beauty. On May 11, 2024, the historic Hart Farm transforms into a vibrant parade of chrome and colors, displaying everything from the elegant classic cars of yesteryear to the sleek super cars of the modern era.

Norfolk Scope Arena
201 E. Brambleton Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23510

May 23rd - 26th, 2024 | Daily

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2024 International AMC Car Club Convention

Step back in time and experience the allure of classic American Motors Corporation (AMC) vehicles at the International AMC Car Club Convention. Hosted on June 15, 2024, at the renowned Keystone Truck & Tractor Museum in Colonial Heights, this event promises a full day of automotive nostalgia from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Keystone Truck & Tractor Museum
880 West Roslyn Road
Colonial Heights, VA 23834

June 15th, 2024 | 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

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Halifax Farmers Market

As you wander through the Halifax Farmers Market, you'll discover the richness of farm-fresh eggs, the delicate beauty of freshly cut flowers, and the hearty wholesomeness of pasture-raised meats. Each visit promises something new – from seasonal berries to handcrafted home decor – ensuring that no two Saturdays are ever the same. .

Halifax Farmer's Market
209 South Main Street, Halifax, VA 24558

Now to December 21, 2024 | Every Saturday

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When it comes to relocating to South Central Virginia, you should work with a real estate team who has your back. Enlisting the help of the Realty Resource LLC means choosing to work with an experienced team of real estate professionals committed to achieving your goals. If you ever have any questions about life in South Central Virginia, or the real estate here, please don't hesitate to give us a call!

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