Batesville Day

Make plans to come to the 46th annual celebration of this vibrant community in the glorious foothills of the Blue Ridge!

Activities include the famous 10K Race, Yoga for All Bodies, Plant Exchange, Children’s Parade, Maypole Dance, Charlottesville Budokan, Cake Walks, Fairy House River Trail. Also a Village Fair with Poems on the Fly, the HOWS Project, Free Children’s Books, Face Painting and Bake Sales. And music by the Henley Middle School Marching Band, Lindsey and Pete Osborne, Bobby Midnight, Bluzonia, Magister of Sparks, The Pollock Acoustic Trio and Shannon Williams & the GoTos – FREE!

For history buffs, come visit the Talking Batesville History Tent. Feel free to bring your long-ago stories and pictures!

8:00 AM          10K race

10:00 AM        Music begins

11:00 AM        Fair, food and more music

4:00 PM          Closing

For further information, including how to participate in the race and fair, visit Sponsored by the Batesville Community Club (Ruritans).


“…it was easy to hear why this foursome is so lauded. The musicians… are together a rare musical combination of power and beauty.” -Boston Classical Review


September 20

Wine, Socialize and BYOP (Bring Your Own Picnic)starting @6:30PM


GRAMMY® nominated DOVER QUARTET will join RACHEL KUIPERS YONAN (viola) and JOSEPH KUIPERS (cello) for sextets in the round.

Brahms: Sextet in B-Flat Major, Op. 18

Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4

Come with friends around 6:30PM to sip a glass of wine (*available for purchase) as you watch the sun set over the mountains. Then join us in the carriage house for a full concert of string sextets. Playing two of the greatest works in the repertoire, you will not want to miss this rare opportunity to hear this world-class music in our own beautiful Blue Ridge backyard!

Click here for tickets. 

***Use PROMO CODE “DOVER19” to save 10% on tickets to the Dover Quartet intimate concert on September 19 at King Family Vineyard. Click here for tickets!

A beautiful concert. A glass of wine. A breathtaking view.

We are thrilled to present MARINUS in the VINEYARD, a new classical chamber music series based in the mountains of Crozet, VA. Bringing together world-class musicians, gorgeous scenery, and locally made wine each event is a paradise of sight and sound.

Brewing Tree Weekend Music: Blair’s West

Saturday Afternoon Music at Brewing Tree Beer Company w/ Richmond’s Blair’s West! Expect anything from The Beatles, The Eagles & Tom Petty… to CCR, The Dixie Chicks, Merle Haggard and Everything In Between!

Married duo, Blair’s West, Beau and “Junior”, got their start in Nashville back in 2010. They were married in 2009 and after pursuing music separately they naturally fell into making music together. They’ve played together all over the country and after starting a family they made the decision to relocate to be near family. They are now based out of Richmond, VA, where they continue to perform together.

Brewing Tree Weekend Music: Dara James

Dara James (from Jon Spear Band) will be playing some Acoustic Blues and lots of Folk, Rock & Americana (Originals & Covers) at Brewing Tree Beer Company. Dara James’s soulful vocals & Clapton-like chops make for a great Sunday Afternoon of Music, Beer & Food He covers a wide range of diverse genres.

Brewing Tree Weekend Music: Rick Hollowell

We have music at our Brewery every Saturday and Sunday from 2-5. We have an emphasis on local musicians and bands. Join us at Brewing Tree Beer Company for Saturday Afternoon Music from Rick Hollowell! Rick performs popular cover songs from all decades and all genres.


Crozet Community Orchestra Concert

Directed by Philip Clark



On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring – by Frederick Delius

The Wand of Youth, Suite 2 “March” by Edward Elgar with Guest Conductor Nick Anderson

Symphony No 1 in G Minor, by Vasily Kalinnikov with Guest Conductor Nick Anderson

Violin Concerto in E Minor by Felix Mendelssohn with Soloist Daniel Sender

Reception to follow in Gillum Hall with light refreshments – all are invited

Keith Bryant and Steve Hoke at PRN

Saturday night in Crozet, Nashville recording artist Keith Bryant and Steve Hoke will be playing at Pro Renata! No cover charge! Show starts at 7pm!

Family friendly!

CROZET COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA CONCERT Saturday June 1, 2019 at 7:30 pm

Program: Directed by Philip Clark

Music from the Stage: A variety of classical and popular theatrical music performed by the Crozet Community Orchestra with Soprano Heather Hightower, Soprano Christina Flemming and other members of the Center for Vocal Study in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Works by Mozart, Puccini, Dvorak, Ravel, Bizet and more

Reception to follow with light refreshments


Crozet Community Orchestra Concert

Crozet Community Orchestra Concert
Directed by Philip Clark

Program Highlights:

Clarinet Concerto in A Major by W. A. Mozart
with clarinet soloist James Tobin

Also on the program: works by Aram Khatchaturian and Joaquin Turina

And introducing: Heather Pryse, AHS Student Composer-Conductor