Bio: Come out to hear East of Afton and you'll get a full-size dose of high-energy bluegrass that pays respects to the classics and then some! Jon Marks on banjo, Brent Stubblefield on guitar, George Brown on mandolin and Brian Sullivan on bass put it all together to make bluegrass fans holler for more. See Full BioMore Info
Join us on November 9, 2014 from 12-5pm to celebrate local & seasonal cuisine in Richmond, VA! The event will be held on Grace Street from 4th to 7th Streets. Free admission; just $3 per sample. Music lineup: 12:00 pm - Notch 8 1:45 pm - The Atkinsons 3:15 pm - East of Afton More info: - bring canned goods for feedmore and drop at the truck - Revitalizing Grace Street Join us for GRAZE on Grace which aims to promote the amazing locally-owned restaurants and food producers that make Richmond, Virginia a great place to live and visit, while highlighting an exciting and growing part of downtown. The inaugural GRAZE on Grace event promises to entertain and satiate you with over twenty-five restaurants and at least that many specialty food providers. Hosted by Downtown Neighborhood Association, GRAZE on Grace benefits FeedMore and Slow Food, and is part of a roving food series where close-to-home food advocates are the focal point. A Fine Fall Feast The event takes place on Sunday, November 9 from 12-5pm and occupies three blocks on Grace from 4th to 7th Streets. Admission to this fall harvest is FREE and for just $3 per sample, the public can taste signature dishes from over 25 of Richmond’s finest local, seasonal and sustainable restaurants. The event will also offer fresh Virginia produce, meats, cheeses, herbs, artisan breads and confections straight from local organic farms and specialty food providers. Beverages will be provided by several of Virginia’s finest wineries and all local brews provided by Taste the Local program from Brown Distributing. As a part of Slow Food's efforts to provide educational, thought-provoking and award winning screening's focused on food, we are proud to partner with AppleCart to bring you Dog Days. Dog Days tells the story of an entrepreneur who takes a leap of faith to build partnerships with local mobile food vendors in D.C. to enable them to offer healthier and more diverse options to their customers. The film promotes urban farming and raises awareness around regulation issues preventing the growth of mobile food in D.C. and nationwide. More at www.dogdaysthemovie.com. "The documentary "Dog Days" sheds a soft light on the oft-ignored players in the District's long, long battle to bring better food to the streets." - The Washington Post Thanks to the Moving Picture Institute (MPI), Dog Days the film is currently being screened on college campuses and at festivals around the country.
I will be joining my good friends East of Afton this Saturday at the third annual Oystoberfest. We will take the stage from 12:30-1:30
A fund raiser for new bike trail expansion at Pocahontas State Park!
Jumpin Bluegrass Festival East of Afton on at 3pm and 8pm Lots of great bands!