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Friday’s After Five – STILL FREE!

Friday, August 28th 2015 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at nTelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

Fridays After Five, presented by Bud Light, continues to be Charlottesville’s favorite live concert series. 2015 will be the 28th year of free live music and fun.  The first event will kick off at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion on April 17th and will run each Friday thereafter ending on September 11. Each week volunteers work the concessions on behalf of a variety of local non-profits who share in the proceeds, which raises tens of thousands of dollars to support their work in our community. The spring and summer schedule features local artists of myriad musical styles; there is something for everyone! Unwind Friday evenings at this fabulous and FREE Charlottesville institution.

FAF for WP 2013 ~1240x800 copy

Friday’s After Five – STILL FREE!

Friday, September 4th 2015 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at nTelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

Fridays After Five, presented by Bud Light, continues to be Charlottesville’s favorite live concert series. 2015 will be the 28th year of free live music and fun.  The first event will kick off at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion on April 17th and will run each Friday thereafter ending on September 11. Each week volunteers work the concessions on behalf of a variety of local non-profits who share in the proceeds, which raises tens of thousands of dollars to support their work in our community. The spring and summer schedule features local artists of myriad musical styles; there is something for everyone! Unwind Friday evenings at this fabulous and FREE Charlottesville institution.

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LOCKN Music Festival

Thursday, September 10th 2015 - 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
at Oak Ridge Farm
2300 Oak Ridge Farm Road

LOCKN’, a 4-day music festival, with an emphasis on world class music, locally sourced food and sustainability is held annually at the Oak Ridge and LOCKN’ Farms in the foothills of the Blue Ridge in Central Virginia.

Lockn’s two side by side main stages feature full sets that will run seamlessly from one to the other without breaks between performances, giving the audience a unique and singular experience. The emphasis is on quality over quantity, as fewer bands play longer sets and many of the featured artists perform multiple sets on different days.

Keep listening for your chance to win a pair of 4 Day Passes!

106.1 The Corner wants to send you to Lockn Music Festival!! You could win two tickets and parking pass good for all four days of the festival in Arrington’s Oak Ridge Farm, September 10 thru 13 along with a pair of tickets to see Tedeschi Trucks Band at the Blue Ridge Bowl on April 18!  Just listen for the Lockn Song of the Day with 106.1 The Corner April 13 thru 17 and be Lucky Caller Seven!

Listen for The Corner Lockn Song of the Day announced with Brad Savage each morning at seven-forty and eight-forty, April 13 thru April 17, when you hear the song played sometime between 9am and 6pm, call the 106.1 The Corner listener lines; 434.970.1601.  Be Lucky caller seven to win two general admission passes and a parking pass for all four days of the Lockn Music Festival along with a pair of tickets to see Tedeschi Trucks Band at the Blue Ridge Bowl on April 18!, a value of $500 according to festival promoters, we’ll have one winner per day.

Winner must be at least 18 years old. Employees of 106.1 The Corner, Charlottesville Radio Group, and its ultimate parent company, Saga Communications, Inc., their advertising agencies, affiliates, contest sponsors, employees and immediate families of each, and employees of all media of mass communication within a 100 mile radius of the 106.1 The Corner main studio are not eligible to win any contest.  Immediate family includes the spouse, great-grandparents, grandparents, parents, brothers, sisters, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of the employee and his/her spouse. This also includes individuals for whom the employee is current legal guardian.

All prizes will be available for pick at the 106.1 The Corner WCNR offices by April 15 and September 10, 2015.  All 106.1 The Corner WCNR general contest rules apply.  So listen to win Lockn Music Festival 4 day passes!

FAF for WP 2013 ~1240x800 copy

Friday’s After Five – STILL FREE!

Friday, September 11th 2015 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at nTelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

Fridays After Five, presented by Bud Light, continues to be Charlottesville’s favorite live concert series. 2015 will be the 28th year of free live music and fun.  The first event will kick off at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion on April 17th and will run each Friday thereafter ending on September 11. Each week volunteers work the concessions on behalf of a variety of local non-profits who share in the proceeds, which raises tens of thousands of dollars to support their work in our community. The spring and summer schedule features local artists of myriad musical styles; there is something for everyone! Unwind Friday evenings at this fabulous and FREE Charlottesville institution.

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The Festy Experience & Promo Code

Friday, October 9th 2015 - All Day
at Devils Backbone Basecamp
200 Mosbys Run

This intimate and family-friendly music festival blends a carefully curated line-up
of American roots musical acts with comfortable camping options, outdoor recreation activities with three miles of onsite trails, interactive musical and lifestyle workshops, a disc golf course, local craft beer and delicious local food.

With The Infamous Stringdusters hosting another year full of new bands and old favorites, The Festy Experience is sure to introduce you to some pretty special acts while bringing back some of your favorite bands to the area. There has always been this sense of growth around the music at The Festy Experience—our growth as a festival, coupled with the growth of certain musical acts across the country.
This year’s lineup illustrates the musical growth of our loyal fans with such acts as LYLE LOVETT & JOHN HIATT and SAM BUSH BAND while bringing back favorites such as BRETT DENNEN and of course, THE INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS.

To get your discount on tickets use the code word: CvilleLuvsFesty   Hurry, because this offer ends at 10am on Friday, May 22!!

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