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Albemarle Ciderworks hosts an array of festivals, workshops, and talented local musicians; check the schedule often, as we are constantly adding new dates.

February 2016

Sat, 02/06/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Jim Waive, Charlottesville's favorite country gentleman, warms up our corner of the county for another year!

Join us every First Saturday, rain or shine, for original tunes and beloved...

more
Sun, 02/07/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Bill Adams brings his unique fingerstyle guitar arrangements of blues and old-time music to Albemarle CiderWorks on the first Sunday of every month, rain or shine in our cozy tasting room or on...

more
Sat, 02/13/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

The WeedEaters all hail from Charlottesville Virginia. We are a string band and play whatever we like, no boundaries, no rules, just fun.

All music rain or shine, no cover charge.  Cider and...

more
Sun, 02/14/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy this energetic and eclectic Irish jam session at Albemarle Ciderworks, every 2nd Sunday of the month: Patrick & Aaron Olwell and Friends play their fine renditions of traditional tunes...

more
Sun, 02/21/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Fiona Balestrieri's music defies genre categories.  Trained and versed in everything from traditional Irish music to rock and middle eastern styles, it's a musical adventure every time she plays...

more
Sat, 02/27/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Inspired by the Blue Ridge Mountains and the rich musical traditions tied to them, Tara Mills describes her music as, " original mountain americana;" an original blend of folk, bluegrass, and...

more
Sun, 02/28/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join the guys of Gallatin Canyon for an afternoon of live music at Albemarle CiderWorks!

Despite the Montana namesake, Gallatin Canyon is a Charlottesville, Virginia-based bluegrass band....

more

March 2016

Sat, 03/05/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Jim Waive, Charlottesville's favorite country gentleman, warms up our corner of the county for another year!

Join us every First Saturday, rain or shine, for original tunes and beloved...

more
Sun, 03/06/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Bill Adams brings his unique fingerstyle guitar arrangements of blues and old-time music to Albemarle CiderWorks on the first Sunday of every month, rain or shine in our cozy tasting room or on...

more
Sat, 03/12/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Mojo Pie, also known as local songwriters Susan Munson and Frank Bechter, for an afternoon of live and local music.

MoJoPie was created when Susan Munson invited Frank Bechter to a...

more
Sun, 03/13/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy this energetic and eclectic Irish jam session at Albemarle Ciderworks, every 2nd Sunday of the month: Patrick & Aaron Olwell and Friends play their fine renditions of traditional tunes...

more
Sat, 03/19/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Willie DE is a nationally touring young artist who was born, raised and resides in Central Virginia.

Growing up on Bob Dylan and Van Morrison, he busked on Charlottesville’s downtown mall...

more
Sun, 03/20/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Steve Vargo opens his trunk of old time and folk tunes, played in his inimitable style. Join him for an afternoon of Americana in the tasting room!

No cover charge, all music rain or shine,...

more
Sat, 03/26/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Sue Harlow in the Orchard Room for an afternoon of live and local music.

Sue Harlow is an Americana-Folk Singer/Songwriter whose haunting vocals delve into the depths of what makes...

more

April 2016

Sat, 04/02/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Jim Waive, Charlottesville's favorite country gentleman, warms up our corner of the county for another year!

Join us every First Saturday, rain or shine, for original tunes and beloved...

more
Sun, 04/03/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Bill Adams brings his unique fingerstyle guitar arrangements of blues and old-time music to Albemarle CiderWorks on the first Sunday of every month, rain or shine in our cozy tasting room or on...

more
Sat, 04/09/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

"Farm Use String Band plays their own high energy style of Old Time Music, while staying true to the roots of the regions rich musical
history of Traditional "pickin" & dancing on the...

more
Sun, 04/10/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy this energetic and eclectic Irish jam session at Albemarle Ciderworks, every 2nd Sunday of the month: Patrick & Aaron Olwell and Friends play their fine renditions of traditional tunes...

more
Sat, 04/16/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

 

Music from 2:30 to 4:30, rain or shine, no cover. Cider and light picnic fare available for purchase.

Sun, 04/17/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Red Light Rodeo in the Orchard Room for an afternoon honky tonk and bluegrass!

Red Light Rodeo has been spreading their innovative take on country, bluegrass and traditional music in...

more
Sat, 04/23/2016 -
8:00am to 12:00pm

Mark your calendars and start training now- the Charlottesville area's most scenic trail run returns for its 2nd year!

The 5k (3.1 mile) course will take you through the orchard at the peak...

more
Sun, 04/24/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Fiona Balestrieri's music defies genre categories.  Trained and versed in everything from traditional Irish music to rock and middle eastern styles, it's a musical adventure every time she plays...

more
Sat, 04/30/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Spend an afternoon by the hearth in our orchard room with Jelly Street Jazz.  At the crossroads of low-down dirty blues, straight-ahead ballads and hard-swinging jazz, each performance is a smokin...

more

May 2016

Sun, 05/01/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Bill Adams brings his unique fingerstyle guitar arrangements of blues and old-time music to Albemarle CiderWorks on the first Sunday of every month, rain or shine in our cozy tasting room or on...

more
Sat, 05/07/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Jim Waive, Charlottesville's favorite country gentleman, warms up our corner of the county for another year!

Join us every First Saturday, rain or shine, for original tunes and beloved...

more
Sun, 05/08/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy this energetic and eclectic Irish jam session at Albemarle Ciderworks, every 2nd Sunday of the month: Patrick & Aaron Olwell and Friends play their fine renditions of traditional tunes...

more
Sat, 05/14/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

The WeedEaters all hail from Charlottesville Virginia. We are a string band and play whatever we like, no boundaries, no rules, just fun.

All music rain or shine, no cover charge.  Cider and...

more
Sun, 05/15/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Mojo Pie, also known as local songwriters Susan Munson and Frank Bechter, for an afternoon of live and local music.

MoJoPie was created when Susan Munson invited Frank Bechter to a...

more
Sat, 05/21/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy an afternoon of jazz with the Rick Olivarez Trio at Albemarle CiderWorks.

The Rick Olivarez Trio captures the sound of Gypsy jazz guitar legend Django Reinhardt as well as showcasing...

more
Sun, 05/22/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Sue Harlow in the Orchard Room for an afternoon of live and local music.

Sue Harlow is an Americana-Folk Singer/Songwriter whose haunting vocals delve into the depths of what makes...

more
Sat, 05/28/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

High Energy Old-Time Fiddle and Banjo Tunes, Impassioned Songs of Life, Love, Lust, Loss, and a Lot More from the Mountains of the Virginias and Carolinas.

The fine gentlemen of Ragged...

more
Sun, 05/29/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Steve Vargo opens his trunk of old time and folk tunes, played in his inimitable style. Join him for an afternoon of Americana in the tasting room!

No cover charge, all music rain or shine,...

more

June 2016

Sat, 06/04/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Jim Waive, Charlottesville's favorite country gentleman, warms up our corner of the county for another year!

Join us every First Saturday, rain or shine, for original tunes and beloved...

more
Sun, 06/05/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Bill Adams brings his unique fingerstyle guitar arrangements of blues and old-time music to Albemarle CiderWorks on the first Sunday of every month, rain or shine in our cozy tasting room or on...

more
Sat, 06/11/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Fiona Balestrieri's music defies genre categories.  Trained and versed in everything from traditional Irish music to rock and middle eastern styles, it's a musical adventure every time she plays...

more
Sun, 06/12/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy this energetic and eclectic Irish jam session at Albemarle Ciderworks, every 2nd Sunday of the month: Patrick & Aaron Olwell and Friends play their fine renditions of traditional tunes...

more
Sat, 06/18/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Spend your Sunday afternoon at Albemarle CiderWorks with folk duo Bomar and Ritter.

Mary Bomar and Bob Ritter met in 1989 in Nashville, Tennessee and since then have been performing their...

more
Sat, 06/25/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Spend an afternoon by the hearth in our orchard room with Jelly Street Jazz.  At the crossroads of low-down dirty blues, straight-ahead ballads and hard-swinging jazz, each performance is a smokin...

more
Sun, 06/26/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Red Light Rodeo in the Orchard Room for an afternoon honky tonk and bluegrass!

Red Light Rodeo has been spreading their innovative take on country, bluegrass and traditional music in...

more

July 2016

Sat, 07/02/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Jim Waive, Charlottesville's favorite country gentleman, warms up our corner of the county for another year!

Join us every First Saturday, rain or shine, for original tunes and beloved...

more
Sun, 07/03/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Bill Adams brings his unique fingerstyle guitar arrangements of blues and old-time music to Albemarle CiderWorks on the first Sunday of every month, rain or shine in our cozy tasting room or on...

more
Sat, 07/09/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Zuzu’s Hot 5 plays a "hot and sweet mixture of tunes that still sound exciting 90 years after they were written!"

If you long for the romance of the speakeasy of the 1920s, and the vintage...

more
Sun, 07/10/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy this energetic and eclectic Irish jam session at Albemarle Ciderworks, every 2nd Sunday of the month: Patrick & Aaron Olwell and Friends play their fine renditions of traditional tunes...

more
Sat, 07/16/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Steve Vargo opens his trunk of old time and folk tunes, played in his inimitable style. Join him for an afternoon of Americana in the tasting room!

No cover charge, all music rain or shine,...

more
Sun, 07/17/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Willie DE is a nationally touring young artist who was born, raised and resides in Central Virginia.

Growing up on Bob Dylan and Van Morrison, he busked on Charlottesville’s downtown mall...

more
Sat, 07/23/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Mojo Pie, also known as local songwriters Susan Munson and Frank Bechter, for an afternoon of live and local music.

MoJoPie was created when Susan Munson invited Frank Bechter to a...

more
Sun, 07/24/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Sue Harlow in the Orchard Room for an afternoon of live and local music.

Sue Harlow is an Americana-Folk Singer/Songwriter whose haunting vocals delve into the depths of what makes...

more
Sat, 07/30/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Music from 2:30 to 4:30, rain or shine, no cover. Cider and light picnic fare available for purchase.

August 2016

Sat, 08/06/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Jim Waive, Charlottesville's favorite country gentleman, warms up our corner of the county for another year!

Join us every First Saturday, rain or shine, for original tunes and beloved...

more
Sun, 08/07/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Bill Adams brings his unique fingerstyle guitar arrangements of blues and old-time music to Albemarle CiderWorks on the first Sunday of every month, rain or shine in our cozy tasting room or on...

more
Sun, 08/14/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy this energetic and eclectic Irish jam session at Albemarle Ciderworks, every 2nd Sunday of the month: Patrick & Aaron Olwell and Friends play their fine renditions of traditional tunes...

more
Sat, 08/20/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Inspired by the Blue Ridge Mountains and the rich musical traditions tied to them, Tara Mills describes her music as, " original mountain americana;" an original blend of folk, bluegrass, and...

more
Sat, 08/27/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

High Energy Old-Time Fiddle and Banjo Tunes, Impassioned Songs of Life, Love, Lust, Loss, and a Lot More from the Mountains of the Virginias and Carolinas.

The fine gentlemen of Ragged...

more
Sun, 08/28/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Red Light Rodeo has been spreading their innovative take on country, bluegrass and traditional music in your favorite barrooms, music festivals, and listening rooms around Virginia and the mid-...

more

September 2016

Sat, 09/03/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Jim Waive, Charlottesville's favorite country gentleman, warms up our corner of the county for another year!

Join us every First Saturday, rain or shine, for original tunes and beloved...

more
Sun, 09/04/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Bill Adams brings his unique fingerstyle guitar arrangements of blues and old-time music to Albemarle CiderWorks on the first Sunday of every month, rain or shine in our cozy tasting room or on...

more
Sat, 09/10/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Spend an afternoon by the hearth in our orchard room with Jelly Street Jazz.  At the crossroads of low-down dirty blues, straight-ahead ballads and hard-swinging jazz, each performance is a smokin...

more
Sun, 09/11/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy this energetic and eclectic Irish jam session at Albemarle Ciderworks, every 2nd Sunday of the month: Patrick & Aaron Olwell and Friends play their fine renditions of traditional tunes...

more
Sat, 09/17/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Music from 2:30 to 4:30, rain or shine, no cover. Cider and light picnic fare available for purchase.

Sun, 09/18/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Sue Harlow in the Orchard Room for an afternoon of live and local music.

Sue Harlow is an Americana-Folk Singer/Songwriter whose haunting vocals delve into the depths of what makes...

more
Sun, 09/25/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Spend your Sunday afternoon at Albemarle CiderWorks with folk duo Bomar and Ritter.

Mary Bomar and Bob Ritter met in 1989 in Nashville, Tennessee and since then have been performing their...

more

October 2016

Sat, 10/01/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Jim Waive, Charlottesville's favorite country gentleman, warms up our corner of the county for another year!

Join us every First Saturday, rain or shine, for original tunes and beloved...

more
Sun, 10/02/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Bill Adams brings his unique fingerstyle guitar arrangements of blues and old-time music to Albemarle CiderWorks on the first Sunday of every month, rain or shine in our cozy tasting room or on...

more
Sat, 10/08/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Zuzu’s Hot 5 plays a "hot and sweet mixture of tunes that still sound exciting 90 years after they were written!"

If you long for the romance of the speakeasy of the 1920s, and the vintage...

more
Sun, 10/09/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy this energetic and eclectic Irish jam session at Albemarle Ciderworks, every 2nd Sunday of the month: Patrick & Aaron Olwell and Friends play their fine renditions of traditional tunes...

more
Sat, 10/15/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Mojo Pie, also known as local songwriters Susan Munson and Frank Bechter, for an afternoon of live and local music.

MoJoPie was created when Susan Munson invited Frank Bechter to a...

more
Sun, 10/16/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Steve Vargo opens his trunk of old time and folk tunes, played in his inimitable style. Join him for an afternoon of Americana in the tasting room!

No cover charge, all music rain or shine,...

more
Sat, 10/22/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Farm Use String Band plays their own high energy style of Old Time Music, while staying true to the roots of the regions rich musical
history of Traditional "pickin" & dancing on the back...

more
Sun, 10/23/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Willie DE is a nationally touring young artist who was born, raised and resides in Central Virginia.

Growing up on Bob Dylan and Van Morrison, he busked on Charlottesville’s downtown mall...

more
Sat, 10/29/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy an afternoon of jazz with the Rick Olivarez Trio at Albemarle CiderWorks.

The Rick Olivarez Trio captures the sound of Gypsy jazz guitar legend Django Reinhardt as well as showcasing...

more
Sun, 10/30/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Red Light Rodeo in the Orchard Room for an afternoon honky tonk and bluegrass!

Red Light Rodeo has been spreading their innovative take on country, bluegrass and traditional music in...

more

November 2016

Sun, 11/06/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Bill Adams brings his unique fingerstyle guitar arrangements of blues and old-time music to Albemarle CiderWorks on the first Sunday of every month, rain or shine in our cozy tasting room or on...

more
Sun, 11/13/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy this energetic and eclectic Irish jam session at Albemarle Ciderworks, every 2nd Sunday of the month: Patrick & Aaron Olwell and Friends play their fine renditions of traditional tunes...

more
Sat, 11/19/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Music from 2:30 to 4:30, rain or shine, no cover. Cider and light picnic fare available for purchase.

Sun, 11/27/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Sue Harlow in the Orchard Room for an afternoon of live and local music.

Sue Harlow is an Americana-Folk Singer/Songwriter whose haunting vocals delve into the depths of what makes...

more

December 2016

Sat, 12/03/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Jim Waive, Charlottesville's favorite country gentleman, warms up our corner of the county for another year!

Join us every First Saturday, rain or shine, for original tunes and beloved...

more
Sun, 12/04/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Bill Adams brings his unique fingerstyle guitar arrangements of blues and old-time music to Albemarle CiderWorks on the first Sunday of every month, rain or shine in our cozy tasting room or on...

more
Sun, 12/11/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy this energetic and eclectic Irish jam session at Albemarle Ciderworks, every 2nd Sunday of the month: Patrick & Aaron Olwell and Friends play their fine renditions of traditional tunes...

more
Sun, 12/18/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join Red Light Rodeo in the Orchard Room for an afternoon honky tonk and bluegrass!

Red Light Rodeo has been spreading their innovative take on country, bluegrass and traditional music in...

more
Sat, 12/31/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Enjoy an afternoon of jazz with the Rick Olivarez Trio at Albemarle CiderWorks.

The Rick Olivarez Trio captures the sound of Gypsy jazz guitar legend Django Reinhardt as well as showcasing...

more

January 2017

Sat, 01/07/2017 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Jim Waive, Charlottesville's favorite country gentleman, warms up our corner of the county for another year!

Join us every First Saturday, rain or shine, for original tunes and beloved...

more