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July 24 

HERITAGE DAYS FESTIVAL
Sponsored by Town of Rural Retreat & Shentel®
6:00 p.m. – Gospel Music & Hall of Honor Inductions
Doors open at 5:30
Rural Retreat High School Auditorium
321 East Buck Avenue
The Riches, The Whisnants & The Churchmen
FREE admission
Contact: Town Hall – 276-686-4221

July 25

HERITAGE DAYS FESTIVAL
Sponsored by Town of Rural Retreat & Shentel®
11:00 a.m.  – 10:00 p.m. (approx.)
Pepper Stage
Parade at 11:00 a.m.; Opening Ceremonies at noon; Entertainment begins at 1:00 p.m.; Vendors – arts, crafts and food
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy this family friendly, alcohol free event
No pet allowed in the festival area
Contact: Town Hall – 276-686-4221

July 25

RURAL RETREAT DEPOT FOUNDATION BENEFIT AUCTION
10:00 a.m.
Rural Retreat Depot
Downtown Rural Retreat – 100 West Railroad Avenue
For a complete list of items available: www.theruralretreatdepot.com

Aug. 1

BEACH FEST
Sponsored by Rural Retreat Depot Foundation
1:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (Gates Open at 11:00 a.m.)
Rural Retreat / Wythe County Fair Grounds
778 Rural Retreat Lake Road
Jim Quick and Coastline – 1:00 p.m.; Band of Oz – 3:00 p.m.; Atlantic Groove Band – 5:00 p.m.; Fantastic Shakers – 7:00 p.m.
Bring a lawn chair and be prepared to shag until you drop!
Coolers allowed – maximum 9 quart; NO GLASS BOTTLES ALLOWED
Admission $15 in advance, $20 at the gate
Contact: Vicki Sprouse – 276-356-3235 or storagetogo@hotmail.com

Aug. 5-8

RURAL RETREAT FAIR
Sponsored by Rural Retreat/Wythe County Fair Association
Rural Retreat / Wythe County Fair Grounds
778 Rural Retreat Lake Road
Facebook: Rural Retreat Wythe County Fair