A town like Lynchburg really comes alive in the summer. The warm weather and longer daylight hours result in all types of activities and mingling opportunities. Here are just a few things to do this summer in Lynchburg Virginia:
Virginia Commonwealth Games
It’s the 27th year of this event. It is held in July and welcomes all ages. It offers competition in over 55 Olympic and Pan-American sports. “Inspiring wellness & competition” is the official motto. The VCG welcomes all amateurs and will be held at Liberty University.
Virginia Ten Miler
Runners grab your sneakers and head to the 45th annual Virginia Ten Miler. Although this event is in September, I had to include it in the list of upcoming fun events. People come from all over the world come to race the Seven Hills City and take in our beautiful landscape. You can register online.
Shakesbeer. Woops, I mean Shakespeare. Wine and beer available for purchase. The play will be –
Live Music at The Badger
That’s right. What article would be complete without a shameless plug? Live music and live events all summer long. Bands like The Kind, Firecracker Jam and Gypsy Road are playing the Badger this summer. Click here for entertainment schedule.