The Weekly Buzz: Father's Day Weekend - - ABC13

The Weekly Buzz: Father's Day Weekend

Lynchburg, VA- It's going to be a beautiful weekend, so it's the perfect time to head out to the Made in the Shade Craft and Beer Festival in Altavista It's this Saturday from noon until 6 p.m. at the Avoca Museum. The event features six craft breweries and music by two live bands.

Tickets are $15 in advance or $18 at the gate. Children 12 and under get in free.

Also, the boats are in the water and ready for Lynchburg's annual James River Bateau Festival. The family friendly event will have music, 18 bateau's, arts & crafts and more and runs Saturday from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.

The crew members will be dressed up to take you back in time to 1770 as they make the 120 mile voyage along the James.

Admission is free.

For Father's Day this Sunday, you can treat your dad to a tour of Thomas Jefferson's plantation house at Poplar Forest.

The best part is that your Dad may not know you didn't pay for it. Admission is free for fathers all day long.

You can enjoy the walk along the grounds to see what's new as the restoration of Mr. Jefferson's ornamental landscape is underway.

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