Now in its fifth year, the annual Festy Experience, held on the grounds of the Devil’s Backbone Brewery, has become a major draw during the beautiful month of October in Nelson County. Camping is an option for the festival, but Five Peaks is only 10 minutes from the concert grounds. Enjoy the music and sleep at Five Peaks!
LOCKN‘, a 4-day music festival, with an emphasis on world class music, locally sourced food and sustainability is held at Oak Ridge Farm in the foothills of the Blue Ridge in Central Virginia. The concert grounds are just a 25 minute drive from Five Peaks,
Nelson County and the Wintergreen Resort are home to a growing number of annual music and sporting events. They maintain an online Wintergreen Calendar of Events here.
Nelson County maintains a very good Calendar of Events. Have a look and see if anything suits your fancy during your stay.
Nelson 151 is a website dedicated to the ‘main street’ of the Rockfish Valley in Nelson County – Route 151. They maintain a good Calendar of Events, and other useful information about Nelson County and the Rockfish Valley.
If you’re interested in traveling a bit further afield, Charlottesville is a 35 to 40 minute drive. The local weekly paper, Cville, maintains a great list of all kinds of events in the area, including some venues in Nelson County very near Five Peaks.