Cool Culture Connection for 8/4-11

August 5 2013, 11:31am
Categories: Culture Connection

 

The Watermelon Festival in Carytown, Richmond, VA

The Watermelon Festival in Carytown, Richmond, VA

 Jazz in the Park at Gypsy Hill is in Staunton on Thursday night with jazz fusion group Bop Nation featuring Kip Williams.

Find salvation at nonprofit Four County Players in Orange when they present Godspell, a musical heartfelt retelling of the story of Jesus performed by some of the areas most talented young theater artists.

On Sunday, get sticky with 115,000 of your closest friends at the annual Watermelon Festival in Richmond. The largest one day festival in the State, the event boasts 60 musical acts, over 100 exhibitors and one of the largest kids areas of any festival on the east coast, and of course, plenty of watermelon.

If you know of a cool event coming up, let me know about it at mary@wnrn.org.

Until next week…

Mary