Things to do in and near Ashland, Virginia in July

Fireflies, fireworks, and Ashland fun!
Explore all the exciting events happening in Ashland, Virginia this July.


Ashland Farmers Market
Every Saturday
9am – 12pm
Come visit the producer-only market in the heart of Ashland. Every Saturday morning May through October.

Star Spangled Night
July 4th – 6th
Make sure to catch King Dominion’s Star-Spangled Nights Fireworks Spectacular, July 4-6 as we celebrate Independence Day with Virginia’s premier patriotic fireworks show.

Ashland Fourth of July Parade 
July 4th
A beloved tradition, join us each July Fourth for a day of fun celebrating our country’s independence! 

Sips & Spiritual Stones
July 6th
In collaboration with B.Birdwatcher Spiritual Stones, join The James River Cellars for a bead-making class where you will learn all about the history of gemstones, while creating two unique bracelets that will feature what you learn.

Hanover Tomato Festival
July 12th – 13th
Held in Pole Green Park, the Hanover Tomato Festival will feature craft and artisan vendors in addition to the best tomatoes Hanover has to offer. This annual local event is sure to bring plenty of smiles and lots of fun!

Hanover Maters & Crab Festival
July 20th
Craving crabs? Head to the Hanover Tomato & Crab Fest for a celebration of local tomatoes and all-you-can-eat crabs!

Ashland Fourth Friday’s
July 26th
Ashland Fourth Fridays is a celebration of arts and culture throughout downtown Ashland, Virginia. Come celebrate what makes Ashland wonderful and unique starting May 24th.

Vinyasa & Vino Yoga Class
July 27th
Join The James River Cellars for a fun and flowy outdoor Vinyasa yoga class with Old Mechanicsville Health Spa! Enjoy a blissful 60-minute yoga class amidst the beautiful vineyard backdrop, setting the perfect ambiance for relaxation and mindfulness.

Convenient lodging for your adventures

With its central location, The Henry Clay Inn is the perfect home base for exploring all of Ashland and the Greater Richmond Region.
Book your stay at The Henry Clay Inn today, where charming guest rooms and a spacious porch welcome you for a relaxing, fun filled getaway in the heart of Ashland.

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