This Charming Peach Festival In Virginia Is The Sweetest Thing You’ll Do This Summer

It doesn’t get much sweeter than summer in Virginia, especially where peaches are concerned.

If you agree, then you’ll want to mark your calendar for the official Virginia State Peach Festival in Stuart County on Friday, August 16th, 2019. This family-friendly event has been a staple of the region since it began in 1988. This year, visitors can look forward to sampling all sorts of delicious Virginia-grown peach products, touring orchards, hearing live music, and many more festivities. Plus, the surrounding landscape of the Blue Ridge Mountains just makes everything that much more delightful. Here’s more on the charming peach festival in Virginia that promises to be the sweetest thing you’ll do this summer.

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There’s no admission fee for the Peach Festival; however, there’s a parking fee of $5 per vehicle. The festival will take place at Wayside Park in Patrick County, Virginia. You can stay up-to-date on the scheduled events for the peach festival by visiting the official Patrick County Chamber of Commerce website. Have you attended this festival before? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience there!