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Devils Backbone & Justin Billcheck Productions Announce Hoopla As Their Fall Festival

Devils Backbone & Justin Billcheck Productions Announce Hoopla As Their Fall Festival

[ 0 ] February 1, 2016

Roseland Nelson County, Virginia Devils Backbone Brewing Company and Justin Billcheck Productions present the Hoopla, a new festival that will bring folks together to craft an adventure at Basecamp Brewpub & Meadows (200 Mosbys Run) starting Thursday, September 29 through Sunday, October 2. Devils Backbone Hoopla attendees can camp out, enjoy workshops and outdoor activities […]

Large Crowd Turns Out : Music for the Mountains Festival To Oppose Pipeline

Large Crowd Turns Out : Music for the Mountains Festival To Oppose Pipeline

[ 0 ] July 19, 2015

Roseland Nelson County, Virginia A huge crowd turned out for the Music for the Mountains Festival held on the grounds at Devils Backbone Brewing in Roseland this past Saturday. A wide range of entertainers hit the stage including: Trees on Fire, The Will Overman Band, The Sally Rose Band, Gene and Gayla Mills – and […]

A Woman in Lockn' - Our Marcie Gates Wraps Up At The 2014 Festival

A Woman in Lockn’ – Our Marcie Gates Wraps Up At The 2014 Festival

[ 0 ] September 8, 2014

Arrington Nelson County, Virginia It’s a wrap! Lockn’ 2014 is in the history books until next summer. Our reporter extraordinaire, Marcie Gates did a superb job reporting and taking pictures from the festival. (click here to see all of the her reports from previous days) We wanted Marcie to experience the festival from more of […]

Lockn' Down - Marcie Does Lockn - Day 3

Lockn’ Down – Marcie Does Lockn – Day 3

[ 0 ] September 6, 2014

Arrington Nelson County, VA Much smoother. That’s how folks are describing Lockn’ 2014 over the first one back in 2013. Less traffic jams and smoother parking are just a few of the things our Marcie Gates has noticed while covering this year’s festival. Thunderstorms moved in Saturday night causing organizers to briefly suspend the music […]

Lock-A-Bout : Marcie Does Lockn' Day 2

Lock-A-Bout : Marcie Does Lockn’ Day 2

[ 0 ] September 5, 2014

We’ve been telling you about our Marcie Gates covering Lockn’ 2014. Friday she was in full swing for day 2 coverage. Read on! Post by Blue Ridge Life Magazine.

Lockn' 2014 Begins

Lockn’ 2014 Begins

[ 0 ] September 4, 2014

Arrington Nelson County, VA Lockn’ 2014 is underway and our very own Marcie Gates is there to capture it all. She’ll be sending us updates along the way. Below from our Facebook page is her first from Thursday afternoon before everything started. Enjoy and go Marcie! Post by Blue Ridge Life Magazine. Click on our […]

Apple Butter Makin' Festival In Full Gear At Silver Creek & Seamans' Orchard

Apple Butter Makin’ Festival In Full Gear At Silver Creek & Seamans’ Orchard

[ 0 ] October 7, 2013

Tyro Nelson County, VA For years we’ve been telling you about the annual Apple Butter Makin Festival at Flippin-Seaman in Tyro, VA. Just this year there’s been a tiny name change to Silver Creek and Seamans’ Orchards, Inc. Not to worry, nothing has really changed other than the name. The family’s and the feel are […]

Do You Think Nelson County Should Host The Lockn' Festival Again? - Poll Results

Do You Think Nelson County Should Host The Lockn’ Festival Again? – Poll Results

[ 56 ] September 9, 2013

Nelson County, VA The results are in from our week long online poll that ran from September 9, 2013 until Friday afternoon September 13, 2013. 63% of the respondents said they would like to see the festival return in 2014. While 37% said don’t come back. A total of 1355 people voted in the poll.

Increased Traffic Expected Sunday & Monday Due To Lockn’ Festival Departures

Increased Traffic Expected Sunday & Monday Due To Lockn’ Festival Departures

[ 0 ] September 8, 2013

Via VDOT: LYNCHBURG-Activities at the Lockn’ Music Festival at Oak Ridge in Nelson County will begin to wind down today and motorists along US 29 in the area should be alert to heavier-than- normal traffic into midday Monday, Sept. 9. Festival attendees are expected to begin leaving the Oak Ridge area this afternoon. Traffic will […]

Day 2 Lockn' - Traffic Eases

Day 2 Lockn’ – Traffic Eases

[ 1 ] September 6, 2013

Arrington Nelson County, VA After a tense start with traffic at a standstill on Thursday as it entered the first ever Lockn’ Festival in Nelson County, things are going much more smoothly Friday. “It was intense. Volunteers just walked off the job and thousands of us in cars were left to fend for ourselves. I […]

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