To add your event to this list, please email Pam Armstrong or call (540) 587-5670. You can also look at the state extension office page here for events.

Central Virginia Cattleman’s Conference – April 5, 2024

Time: 9 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Location: Wright Bros Beef – 2194 Horseshoe Bend Rd. Moneta, VA 24141
RSVP: Bedford County  Extention Office – 540-586-7675 or
Download event information flier here.

Springlake Stockyard Feeder Calf Sale

  • Shelter Sale Day is every Saturday. Weighing begins at 6:30AM (can be changed with prior notice). Sale starts at 1:00PM. Visit their website for more information and a full calendar of events.
  • State Graded Cattle is every Saturday. They also have goats, sheep, hogs, llamas, horses, & donkeys.

Special Events

Chapel Creek Farms – 4915 Pike Road, Montvale VA

  • Live Music Festival – April 27, 2024 – 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Gross’ Orchard  – 6808 Wheats Valley Road, Bedford, VA  24523

  • Apple Blossom Festival – 2nd Sat. in April
  • Peach Festival – 4th Sat. in July
  • Apple Harvest Festival – 3rd Sat. in October
  • Apple Valley 5K- 1st Sat. in November
  • Wagon Rides are available Monday-Friday by appointment

Bedford County Fair –  August 23 – 25, 2024

The Bedford County Fair is a grassroots event organized for the community by the community to celebrate the rich agricultural history, industry, community, arts, and more. The fair is a free gate event that prioritizes accessibility, inclusivity, and safety for all generations. It provides a platform for showcasing local talent, produce, and craftsmanship, as well as to showcase various aspects of the region’s heritage and culture.

Check out Destination Bedford for a calendar of events in Bedford County.