It is with a great deal of personal pride and pleasure that Festival President, Mike Stanfield, announces that country music singer and songwriter, Sara Evans, will return to Bloomtown to serve as the 2018 Firefighters’ Marshal.
Since the 2017 Festival, the event’s “house orchestra,” For Dancers Only, decided to disband; but, seamlessly, The Nitehawks Swing Band has now stepped into that featured role, and for over 20 years the band has been entertaining audiences in the Washington D.C. metro area.
Festival Organizers made a serious effort this past summer to find out how they could take an already successful event, the Donegal Insurance Group Bluegrass Festival, and, as Emeril Lagasse would say: “Kick it up a few notches.”
The Bright Box Theater was host to 20 acts, and ten semi-finalists were chosen, including singers Nerys Apple, Erika Buhrman, Bridget Chebo, Tonya Dallas-Lewis, Donnie Hawkins, Sarah Sampson, Elisa Shaw, Tom Sullivan, Katelyn Turner, the singing trio Higher Power, rapper Ethan Locke and magician Charles Jones.
It is with a great deal of satisfaction that Mike announces that one of Country Music’s fastest-rising young talents: singer/songwriter, Walker Hayes, will headline the 2018 Country Music Party, presented by, and in conjunction with, Shenandoah Country Q102, an iHeart Media station.
“Save the date” for this year’s myPotential at Home Oldies Rock ‘n’ Roll dance featuring Rick K and the Allnighters on Saturday, April 28. Get your reserved seating!
Festival President, Mike Stanfield, is very pleased to announce that, for 2017, Festival Organizers have been able to line up fast-rising, good-looking, popular young Nashville-recording artist, Granger Smith [featuring his country boy alter-ego, Earl Dibbles, Jr.], as the headline act!
Festival Organizers are saddened and stunned that, in the same week we announced the appearance of country artist, Lauren Alaina, at the 2017 Country Music Party, we have been notified by her agents at the Nashville Office of Creative Artists Agency that she will not be able to keep that appearance date.
It was an exciting evening of performances on Wednesday, Jan. 25, for the first round of auditions of the annual 2017 Car Credit Nation “Apple Blossom’s Got Talent!” contest. The Bright Box Theater was host to 16 acts, including a great number of singers and musicians, a gymnast and a magician.
Event updates for the 2017 Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® including a Wine and Food Experience, Night in Havana 1927 Dance, Ladies Commonwealth Brunch, and a Tennis Tournament.
A variety of frequently asked questions regarding the 2016 Anthony’s Pizza Weekend in the Park 2-day events.
For all the tens of thousands of Bloom fans who come down into Old Town during that magical 48 hours each year: the Washington Area Chevy Dealers Old Town Midway is not just Piccadilly Street anymore! There is so much more “Behind the Banks!” Come down and see what we mean!
Festival Organizers have been able to line up hot, young Nashville recording artists, Parmalee, along with special guest: Mechanicsville, Maryland native, Sam Grow, for the 2016 Ram Trucks Country Music Party.
The talent just keeps on coming. Ten winners were selected from a field of 21 contestants. They include Amanda Willis, Braden Mason, Eric Nauman, Lyndsi May, Charles Bailey, Stephanie Connell, Ty and Patty Mullen, Grace Dennis, Kris Musser, Rebecca Little.
Singers, dancers, and a magician graced the stage Wednesday Jan. 13 at the Bright Box Theater in Winchester for the first auditions of the annual 2016 Car Credit Nation Apple Blossom’s Got Talent! contest, presented by PMSI (Pest Management Services Inc.) Ten winners were selected from a field of 25 contestants.
For the 2016 Festival, The Willows At Meadow Branch Young-At-Heart Luncheon Dance will be moved inside, into the Special Events Center at Millwood Station Fire and Rescue.
Newer generation Bluegrass superstars, Dailey & Vincent, will headline the 2016 Shenandoah Ford Bluegrass Festival; held this coming spring of 2016 on Sunday, May 1st, at the new Tolley Dental Event Tent, and presented by Coors Light, the Northern Virginia Daily and Q102 Radio.
The Festival Carnival, presented by Powers Great American Midways, will be here for a much longer run this year! The standard Carnival run for many years has been Tuesday through Sunday, wrapped around Parade Weekend, the first weekend in May. But, the Festival has been quite successful in recent years at reaching forward into the […]
This is the place to be to catch the ever popular Robbie Limon Band, announced Anthony’s Pizza: Weekend in the Park Chair Trae Vickers. Performing with his full band on the lawn just outside the War Memorial Building on Sunday, May 3rd from 1pm – 4pm.
The Festival was thrilled to announce last month that the rapidly-rising Swon Brothers, Zach and Colton, have been contracted to headline the return of this iconic Festival event. Now, in further news, the Festival has been able to add the “Pride of the Panhandle”.
The call for a new event went out, and the new Country Music Party presented by iHeartRadio has come rocking home. Festival President, Jim Douglas, is very pleased to announce that the rapidly-rising Swon Brothers, Zach and Colton, have been contracted to headline the return of this iconic Festival event.