Cruise Your Mustang to these Awesome Local Events in August

Local-Events-in-VirginiaHop in your stylish Ford Mustang to make the most of the Virginia events taking place in August. With its iconic style and powerful options, the Mustang will ensure that you have a fun drive, even if you have to go across the state. Even the base engine gives you 300 horsepower to use during your drive, or you can get a high-performance version with 526 horsepower. With up to 28 mpg* on the highway, you will save money on gas, as well. The comfortable interior is packed with tech to keep you entertained on the way to one of these events.

Concerts at Fincastle Vineyard and Winery

Fincastle Vineyard was the first farm winery in Botetourt County. Here you can find wines like Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, and Cabernet Sauvignon. Its weekly concerts are on the terrace. Drive your Mustang to enjoy some music and wine throughout August or get a discount if you’re the designated driver.

Lake Moomaw 1 Mile Open Water Swim

Let the Mustang pump up your adrenaline before you put your body through a workout at the 1 Mile Open Water Swim at Lake Moomaw. This event on Aug. 6, a Saturday, has a picturesque landscape all around it and is fun to participate in or watch.

Let’s Talk About Space at the Peaks

Take your Mustang to the Peaks of Otter Lodge on Saturday, Aug. 20, to learn more about space. The talk starts at 9 p.m. and is titled “The Lives of the Stars.” This is just one of the monthly events in the series that helps you learn more about space in a way the average person can understand.

Live Music Weekends at Sunken City Brewing Co.

Every weekend in August, Sunken City Brewing Co. in Hardy has live music along with its delicious and unique brews. Check out the schedule for the August performers, which include Josh Grice, Barefoot West, The Ruckus, and Riptide. Best of all, this event is free.

Take Out a Ball Game with the Salem Red Sox

The Salem Red Sox have plenty of games during the month of August, including matches against the Frederick Keys on Friday, Aug. 26, to Sunday, Aug. 28. Get some thrills by driving your Mustang to the event before you sit and watch your favorite team play.

Enjoy the Warren Street Festival

Explore other areas of Virginia at the Warren Street Festival in Rocky Mount. The festival takes place on Friday, Aug.19, and Saturday, Aug. 20. The 17th annual event celebrates the street’s African-American history. It has musical performances, food vendors, a parade and car show, and activities in addition to the normal Rocky Mount Farmer’s Market activities.

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*Based on EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.