Appomattox Events

From thrilling Civil War Reenactments to small town festivals, Appomattox events are sure to please.

From local festivals to thrilling Civil War Reenactments, Appomattox events are sure to please.

List Your Event Here!January 01, 2016 – December 31, 2016
List Your Event Here!

Appomattox, VA 24522

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Photo ContestApril 01, 2016 – June 01, 2016
Photo Contest

Appomattox Court House National Historical Park
Appomattox, VA 24522

Amateur photographers of all ages are invited to celebrate the park and the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service by participating in this creative contest sponsored by the Appomattox 1865 Foundation. Photo theme categories include: Winter, Living History, Wildlife, Black and White, Pre-1990, and Historic Landscape. Photos must be taken in the park beginning April 1 through June 1 (except the Pre-1990 category). Winners and cash prizes will be announced August 25, the 100th birthday of the National Park Service.
For the Photo Contest, the Artist in the Park, and the Civil War Ball please visit for more detailed instructions and to make reservations for the ball.


Appomattox CheerzApril 15, 2016 – October 07, 2016
(5:30 - 9;30 pm - RAIN CANCELS)
Appomattox Cheerz

Abbitt Memorial Park
Appomattox, VA 24522

Appomattox Cheerz

The 2016 Appomattox Cheerz season is approaching. There isn't a better way to say HELLO SPRING, then attending a Friday night full of good music, good drinks, new friends and old friends. More information to follow in the upcoming weeks. Please spread the word, become a Corporate Sponsor, or become a Volunteer!

Appomattox Cheerz Schedule:
(All Bands perform from 5:30pm-9:00pm)
April 15th - "Welcome Springtime" featuring Center Stage Band
May 20th - "Classic Car Night" (location Courtland Field) featuring 7 Mile Ford
June 16th - "Benefit for Tornado Victims" featuring Southland & Rare Form
July 15th - "80's Night" featuring That 80's Show
August 19th - "Bike Night" featuring Out of Spite
September 16th - "Fall Fling" featuring The Feature Attraction Band
October 7th - "Railroad Festival" featuring Southland


Lee's Surrender Letter to Grant