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Best Bets for Saturday, Sept. 28

September 28, 2013


Sept. 28----Cville Vegetarian Festival with music by Michael Scambos at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m., Art Wheeler and Doug Day at 11:45 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Harry Faulkner and Timi Ryalls at 12:15 and 2:45 p.m., David VanDerveer at 1 p.m. and Morris Dancers at 2:15 and 3:30 p.m., Lee Park, 826-9505, free.

--Misty Mountain Music Festival with Ole Scratch at noon, Hook and Bullet at 1 p.m., Kathryn Caine at 2 p.m., HoboJac at 3 p.m., Orme Storm at 4 p.m., Holly Renee Allen at 5 p.m., Ashley McMillen at 6 p.m., Yankee Dixie at 7 p.m., Sun-Dried Opossum at 8 p.m. and Hackensaw Boys at 9 p.m., Misty Mountain Camp Resort in Greenwood, 1-888-647-8900, $30.

--Third annual Fluvanna County Chamber of Commerce Wine Festival with music by Another Level, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Pleasant Grove in Palmyra, 589-3262, $20, $15 advance, $5 nondrinkers and children ages 6 and older, free for children ages 5 and younger.

--Inaugural Madison Free Clinic Fundraiser, outdoor activities and live music for families from 2 to 5 p.m., indoor main event with music by the Boomerangs, silent auction and heavy appetizers from 7 to 10 p.m., Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery in Leon, (540) 948-3667, $25 per couple or $15 per person, benefits Madison Free Clinic.

--STRFKR with Chrome Sparks and Feelings, 9 p.m., doors open at 8 p.m., Jefferson Theater on Downtown Mall, 1-800-594-8499, $17, $15 advance, all ages .

--Jonny Fritz and the Extraordinaires, 9 p.m., doors open at 8:30 p.m., the Southern Cafe and Music Hall, 1-800-594-TIXX (8499), $10. Standing show; limited seating available.

--Hot Twang for Afton After Hours, 6-8:30 p.m., Afton Mountain Vineyards, (540) 456-8667, no cover.

--Azul, CD release and concert, 7 p.m., the Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative, 924-0885, $8, $20 for concert and CD.

--The T.N.T. Band, 9:30 p.m., Court Cafe and Pub, (540) 967-5544, $6, 21 and older with ID.

--Nikki and Steve, 9 p.m., Durty Nelly's Pub, 295-1278, no cover.

--Art Wheeler Blues Night with Art Wheeler, Aric Van Brocklin, Vic Brown and Will Coles, 7-9 p.m., Escafe, 295-8668, no cover, parking validated, patio seating available.

--Music Video Dance Party, 10:30 p.m., video playlist begins at 9 p.m., Escafe, 295-8668, no cover, parking validated, patio seating available.

--Jazz Jamm Brunch , noon-2 p.m., Fellini's No. 9, 979-4279, no cover.

--Bob Williamson, 6-9 p.m., Fellini's No. 9, 979-4279, no cover.

--Robert Jospe Experience, 10 p.m., Fellini's No. 9, 979-4279, $5.

--Jim Howe Trio featuring Hod O'Brien and Bob Bowen for Oktoberfest, 6-9 p.m., Horse and Hound Gastropub, 293-3365, no cover.

--Lazy Parrot Backyard Barbecue with Jimmy O , 6-9 p.m., Lazy Parrot Grill, 977-1020, no cover.

--'80s Night with DJ Keith Jones of Movin' Music, 8 p.m., Lazy Parrot Grill, 977-1020, no cover, 21 and older after 8 p.m.

--Tomtoberfest with a cappella groups the Virginia Belles, Academical Village People, Virginia Glee Club, CHooSE, Harmonious Hoos, Hoos in Treble and New Dominions, 4:30-6 p.m., McIntire Amphitheater, free.

--Beats Bounce and Pockets featuring Double Faces Gogo Band with Dat Madness Band and DJ Footloose, 10 p.m., Main Street Annex, 817-2400, $15, women Virgos and Libras get in free until midnight, before midnight, smart attire, must be 21 or older with ID.

--The Bad Old Hats, 10:30 p.m., Miller's, 971-8511, no cover.

--Cutmaster Chop, 10:30 p.m., Rapture, 293-9526, free, 21 and older.

--Jon Spears Band, 8 p.m., Rapunzel's Coffee and Books in Lovingston, 263-6660, $7.

--The Porch Cats, 10:30 p.m., the Whiskey Jar, 202-1549, no cover, 21 and older.

--Karaoke, 1 0 p.m., Wild Wing Cafe, 979-9464, no cover, must be 21 or older.

--Erin Lunsford and the Wildfire, 8 p.m., Wild Wolf Brewery, 361-0088, free, all ages.

--Screening of "The Blues Brothers," 7 p.m., State Theatre of Culpeper, (540) 829-0292, $6.

--Family Weekend Choral Showcase with University Singers, Chamber Singers, Virginia Glee Club and Virginia Women's Chorus, 7 p.m., Cabell Hall Auditorium, 924-3052, $10, $5 students.

--Virginia Gentlemen, 9:30 p.m., Cabell Hall Auditorium, 924-3052, $10.

--Pam Tillis, 8 p.m., Louisa Arts Center, (540) 967-2200, $45, $35 and $25.

--Charlottesville's Promise 2013 Gala, Charlottesville Scholarship Program, music by 180 and the Charlottesville High School Orchestra Quartet, 7 p.m., Paramount Theater, 979-1333, $100 supporter, $35 general admission.

--Shannon Hummel/Cora Dance community workshops, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 2-5 p.m., Piedmont Virginia Community College, 961-5395, $50 or pay what you can.

--Modern dance master class with Calia Marshall, noon-2 p.m., Main Stage Theatre at PVCC, 961-5395, $10 or pay what you can.

--Shannon Hummel/Cora Dance, performance of "down here" featuring Calia Marshall and Katie Dean, part 1 at 7 p.m. and part 2 at 9 p.m., Black Box Theatre at Piedmont Virginia Community College, 961-5395, $10 or pay what you can.

--Charlottesville Swing Dance Society Swing Dance with DJ Alyssa Lundgren, 8 p.m., includes beginner West Coast swing lesson with national dance pros Luis Crespo and Taletha Jouzdani at 6:30 p.m. and intermediate lesson at 7:30 p.m., Unity Church of Charlottesville at 2825 Hydraulic Circle, 293-8849, $13, $10 swing dance society members and $7 students with IDs. Singles and couples welcome; no partner needed. First-time visitors and members celebrating September birthdays get in for half price.

--USA Dance Charlottesville Festive Fall Dance, Viennese waltz lesson with Lee and Peggy Santos at 7:15 p.m., dance at 8 p.m., Unity Church of Charlottesville Fellowship Room, 293-8849, $12, $9 USA Dance members, $6 students with IDs. No smoking or alcohol permitted. "Festive fall" attire; wear gold, red, orange and other fall colors.

--Tastin' Away in Margaritaville, Wintergreen Performing Arts' Caribbean-themed tapas and margarita party, 2-5 p.m., Lake Monocan Beach, 325-8292, $50, limited to 40 guests.

--North Garden-Area Community Churches' Fun Day, includes gospel music, praise dancers, clowns, games, hayrides and more, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Cutright's Lake at U.S. 29 and Red Hill School Road in North Garden, 296-1812 or (540) 456-8753, free.


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