Altavista On Track to host new fall festival

Lynchburg & Central Virginia News

(Photo: Courtesy Town of Altavista)

ALTAVISTA, Va. (WFXR) — A new fall festival is coming to Altavista this October, courtesy of Altavista On Track.

The First Annual Uncle Billy’s BBQ/Bourbon/Beer Festival will be Oct. 2, from noon to 8 p.m. at English Park.

Part of the fun will include a BBQ competition, live music, and activities for the kids such as a magic show and face painting.

For those ages 21 and up, local breweries and distilleries will be present to offer samples and the option to buy.

At 8 p.m., a fireworks show will conclude the festivities.

Proceeds from the event will go back into revitalizing the downtown Altavista district.

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.unclebillysbbq.org.

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