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Doc’McCabe 21st Annual Memorial Bluegrass Festival

Bluegrass Festival Bedford
Appalachia folk music, known as Bluegrass, established its roots in America when the early settlers from the British Isles found their new homes in these mountains. Some time later, African Americans added a jazz influence. There's no better place to enjoy the sounds of this music than in the Appalachia... [read more]

Applesauce Cake Recipes For Applesauce Cake Day

Applesauce Cake Day Bedford
Put on your eatin' pants and jump into Applesauce Cake Day! This delicious holiday is observed on the 6th of June of each year. This day is made just for those hungry citizens of Bedford, Virginia. These cakes have been a desired treat to the Bedford, Virginia citizens since the... [read more]

Honor Troops of the Past on the 73rd Anniversary of D-Day

D-Day Anniversary Bedford
Bedford, Virginia is home to one of the biggest remembrance celebrations in America, memorializing one of the most significant days in World War II history, D-Day. Bedford is home to the National D-Day Museum, and they will be commemorating this anniversary on June 6th, allowing attendees to Pay tribute to those... [read more]

Grab a Donut at all of these Shops on National Donut Day!

National Donut Day Bedford
Today is one of the tastiest days of the year, and Bedford residents should get ready to celebrate! That's right, June 2nd is National Donut Day, a day we have an excuse to consume this delicious delicacy to our heart's delight. Donut Day first began many years ago as a fundraiser... [read more]

Don’t Miss the Sedalia Center Artisan Fair

Sedalia Center Artisan Fair Bedford
If you are looking for an outdoor event to attend this June, be sure to include the Sedalia Center Artisan Fair located in Bedford County, Virginia. The Sedalia Center is locally known for its outstanding outdoor events. The Sedalia Center - "for the art of living and the living arts" Founded by... [read more]

Celebrate National Go Barefoot Day This Year

National Go Barefoot Day Bedford
National Go Barefoot Day is a quirky holiday that comes around on June 1st. Just as its name says, this is the day you kick off your shoes and go barefoot. This holiday was started by the Soles4Souls organization after the Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami disaster of December 26th,... [read more]

Follow These Tips to Get Better Rest During Sleep

Woman getting better rest while sleeping
Do you feel drained during the day? It seems that no matter what you do, you never feel rested when you wake up in the morning. Maybe your sleep quality is poor, or maybe you have trouble falling asleep. Well, you can fix this problem by following some simple tips.... [read more]

Ways to Show Your Support for the Troops During This Military Support Month

Military uniform in front of American USA flag
National Military Support Month takes place in May. During the month, you will have ample opportunities to show your support at the National D-Day Memorial. Check out some events and pick one or two to attend during National Military Support Month. Stars and Stripes Forever: Patriotic Concert at the National D-Day... [read more]

Celebrate Armed Forces Day at the Armed Forces Day 5K

Armed Forces Day 5K Bedford
Show your respect and honor our Armed Forces and have some fun while you are at it in Bedford, Virginia at the National D-Day Memorial. You will be able to celebrate Armed Forces Day on May 20th by participating in a fun Patriotic themed 5k Run/Walk. Have Fun Supporting Armed Forces Get involved... [read more]

Getting Your Mom the Perfect Bouquet in Bedford

Giving bunch of flowers for Mother's Day
Mother’s Day is just around the corner and getting your mom or the mother of your children that perfect bouquet of flowers will mean everything to her. Before you go running off to the nearest gas station or department store you should read this article and become knowledgeable about the four... [read more]