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Harvester Performance Center

August 1, 2015
Time: 7:30 PM

Harvester Performance Center

Presents

The Sway Katz "Dancin' The Night Away"


Planning Commission Meeting

August 4, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM

Town of Rocky Mount

Planning Commission Meeting 

Rocky Mount Municipal Building

245 Donald Ave.


Harvester Performance Center

August 4, 2015
Time: 7:30 PM

Harvester Performance Center

Presents

An Evening with Merle Haggard


Franklin County Aging Services Hosts the Frank Cauley Band

August 6, 2015
Time: 11:00 AM

Franklin County Aging Services Hosts the Frank Cauley Band

 


Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting

August 6, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM

Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting


Harvester Performance Center

August 6, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM

Harvester Performance Center

Presents

Chris Knight (Acoustic)


Movies On The Move- Glade Hill Elementary

August 7, 2015
Time: 7:30 PM

Join us as we move throughout Franklin County with FREE movie showings. What a great way to spend a night outdoors with your family! We will have family games and/or activities one hour before show time. Bring your lawn chair, blanket and come see a movie on an AWESOME 16 foot inflatable screen. Concessions will be provided. All movies start at 7:30 p.m.

 


Harvester Performance Center

August 7, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM

Presents 

Loudon Wainwright III

 


32nd Annual World Hunger Auction

August 8, 2015
Time: 9:30 AM

The 32nd Annual World Hunger Auction will be held Saturday, August 8 at 9:30 a.m. at Antioch Church of the Brethren in Rocky Mount.


Outlaw Cruisers' Car Club Cruise-Ins

August 8, 2015 thru August 8, 2015
Time: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

2nd Saturday Every Month April through September


Harvester Performance Center

August 8, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM

Presents 

Rich Robinson- Acoustic Show


Harvester Performance Center

August 8, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM

Presents 

The David Mayfield Parade


Town Council Meeting

August 10, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM

Town of Rocky Mount

Town Council Meeting

Rocky Mount Municipal Building

345 Donald Avenue


Filing Deadline Planning Commission Meeting

August 12, 2015
Time: 12:00 AM

to be held on Tuesday, September 1, 2015

 

For more information, contact
Deanna Alexander, Deputy Clerk, 540 483-0907

Filing Deadline Board of Zoning Appeals

August 14, 2015
Time: 12:00 AM

to be held on Thursday, September 3, 2015

 

For more information, contact
Deanna Alexander, Deputy Clerk, 540 483-0907

Warren Street Festival - Two Day Festival

August 14, 2015
Time: 5:00 PM

Friday August 14th & Saturday August 15th

The 16th Annual Warren Street Festival is a celebration of Warren Street and its history in Franklin County. The two-day festival at the Rocky Mount Farmers’ Market includes food, gospel and R&B music, activities, and a car show and parade. The celebration starts Friday, Aug. 14 at 5 p.m. with a business expo, followed by music and dance, and continues Saturday, Aug. 15 at 10 a.m. with a car show and parade, music and activities.


Harvester Performance Center

August 14, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM

Presents

Bill Kirchen- Landing Pad Stage Downstairs @ 8pm

Comedian Paula Poundstone- Main Stage @ 8pm


Warren Street Festival - Two Day Festival

August 15, 2015
Time: 12:00 AM

Friday August 14th & Saturday August 15th

The 16th Annual Warren Street Festival is a celebration of Warren Street and its history in Franklin County. The two-day festival at the Rocky Mount Farmers’ Market includes food, gospel and R&B music, activities, and a car show and parade. The celebration starts Friday, Aug. 14 at 5 p.m. with a business expo, followed by music and dance, and continues Saturday, Aug. 15 at 10 a.m. with a car show and parade, music and activities.


Blackwater Bowhunters Host 3D Archery Tournament

August 15, 2015 thru August 15, 2015
Time: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

The Blackwater Bowhunters will host a 3D archery tournament on Saturday, August 15 and Sunday, August 16 at their range in Wirtz.  Archers of all skill levels are welcome to shoot at 3D targets, and participate in horseshoes and cornhole games. On-site registration will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Food and drinks are available for purchase. Proceeds from this event benefit those fighting cancer. For more information visit, www.blackwaterbowhunters.com or call (540) 493-2281.


Harvester Performance Center

August 15, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM

Presents 

This Mountain- Landing Pad Stage Downstairs @ 8pm

Rickie Lee Jones- Main Stage @ 8pm


Look Up To The Stars - Franklin County Main Library

August 18, 2015 thru August 18, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Explore the universe, the stars and other celestial wonders at “Look Up to the Stars” presented by astronomer and former consultant to NASA, Kevin Manning, on Tuesday, August 18 from 7-9 PM at the Franklin County Main Library in Rocky Mount.  This unforgettable program will educate and entertain through awesome presentation visuals, and give audiences of all ages the opportunity to view the amazing rings of Saturn, craters of the moon and other jewels of the night sky through a powerful custom-designed telescope, weather permitting.


Harvester Performance Center

August 20, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM

Presents

Ry Coder / Sharon White / Ricky Scaggs


Movies On The Move - Henry Elementary

August 21, 2015
Time: 7:30 PM

Join us as we move throughout Franklin County with FREE movie showings. What a great way to spend a night outdoors with your family! We will have family games and/or activities one hour before show time. Bring your lawn chair, blanket and come see a movie on an AWESOME 16 foot inflatable screen. Concessions will be provided. All movies start at 7:30 p.m.


Harvester Performance Center

August 21, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM

Presents

Billy Bob Thorton & The Boxmasters


Harvester Performance Center

August 22, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM

Presents 

Jimmy Thackery


Author Helen Wilson At Franklin County Library

August 25, 2015 thru August 25, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The Franklin County Library will host author Helen Wilson for a book talk and signing from 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. on Tuesday, August 25 at the Main Library in Rocky Mount.  Wilson will present and discuss her new book entitled Happily Never After which guides readers to recognize and develop healthier relationships. Autographed books will be available for purchase.


Friday Family Fun Nights @ SML Community Park

August 28, 2015
Time: 12:00 AM

Bring your beach chair and join us the last friday night of each summer month for some fun times at the Smith Mountain Lake Community Park Beach.


Harvester Performance Center

August 28, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM

Presents

Robert Randolph & The Family Band

 


Harvester Performance Center

August 29, 2015
Time: 12:00 AM

Presents 

Iris Dement w/ Pieta Brown