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Links to news stories about entertainment and public events in the Buggs Island/ Kerr Lake area from newspapers, broadcasters and websites.

Clarksville gets the blues

Date of Story: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Source: 
Chase City News Progress

The third annual Big Buggs Island Blues Bash will be held on Sept. 30, rain or shine, from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Robbins Ballpark located at 104 Woodland Drive in Clarksville. This will be the second year that the bash will be in conjunction with the Polaris Slingshot cruise-in.

Sizzling by the lake

Date of Story: 
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Source: 
SoVANow.com

After much hard work preparing for the 40th anniversary of the Virginia Lake Festival, organizers of this year’s milestone event were thrilled with the outcome. Lakefest went off without a major hitch despite temperatures that approached triple digits

Konnection playing Thursday's Meet Me in the Street

Date of Story: 
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Source: 
Henderson Daily Dispatch

The second in the Henderson-Vance County Chamber of Commerce’s Meet Me in the Street summer concert series is scheduled for Thursday. The event is from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Breckenridge Street, between South Garnett and South Chestnut streets in Henderson.

Cantaloupe festival draws big crowd

Date of Story: 
Saturday, July 8, 2017
Source: 
Henderson Daily Dispatch

High temperatures Saturday afternoon didn’t stop an estimated 3,500 people from attending the annual Ridgeway Cantaloupe Festival to help benefit the small community’s historical society and volunteer fire department.

Have A Big Time For The Fourth

Date of Story: 
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Source: 
SoVANow.com

There’s no shortage of ways to celebrate America’s independence as Mecklenburg County towns and outlying communities host a variety of Fourth of July parades, concerts, fireworks displays and other events.

Picnic in the Park returns July 3

Date of Story: 
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Source: 
South Hill Enterprise

Picnic in the Park returns to South Hill’s Parker Park on Monday, July 3 from 7-10 p.m., with the fireworks show beginning around 9:15 p.m. Feature Attraction Band will provide musical entertainment, and food and beverages will be for sale along with games sponsored by the South Hill Yellow Jackets youth football organization.

Clarksville to host brand new summer music series

Date of Story: 
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Source: 
Chase City News Progress

Mecklenburg County’s Tourism Office has partnered with the Town of Clarksville, Clarksville Chamber of Commerce, Clarksville Economic Development Association (CEDA), downtown businesses and local sponsors to launch the Lake Life Summer Series. Live from Clarksville, a four-part music event series to be held in downtown Clarksville starting this June-September.

‘Beauty and the Beast’ opens this weekend

Date of Story: 
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Source: 
Chase City News Progress

The Clarksville Community Players’ opening performance of “Beauty and the Beast” will be this Saturday at the Clarksville Fine Arts Center. The director for the show, Georgene Glasscock, said prepare to be blown away by the beautifully built and decorated set as well as the talent of the excellent cast she has had the pleasure of working with for the past four months.

Fabulous Equinox Orchestra thrills McGregor Hall audience

Date of Story: 
Monday, May 8, 2017
Source: 
Henderson Daily Dispatch

An enthusiastic audience heard a spirited performance on Friday as the Fabulous Equinox Orchestra played in McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center.

Big band sounds will fill McGregor Hall

Date of Story: 
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Source: 
Henderson Daily Dispatch

When The Fabulous Equinox Orchestra performs in McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center on Friday, the sounds of the great American songbook will fill the 1,000-seat auditorium.

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