Festival Information

Centerfest, one of Virginia’s largest outdoor street festivals (15,000-20,000 visitors), marks it’s 37th year in 2018. This Rain or Shine festival is sponsored by The Retail Merchants Association and is a family friendly event that celebrates and promotes the region’s rich cultural traditions of food, art, crafts, & music. Centerfest is a unique opportunity to become acquainted with many of the Downtown Bedford shops, restaurants, clubs, organizations, businesses and professional services that the area has to offer. The festival covers over five streets in Centertown Bedford and hosts a live performance stage, an artisan market, food vendors, children’s amusements and a Beer and Wine Garden. There is something for all ages to enjoy!

Centerfest is from 10am – 6pm on Sept 22nd.

Applications are still being accepted and they can be sent to:
Retail Merchants Association
147 Mill Ridge Rd,
Lynchburg, VA 24502

Please send any Questions or Special Requests to:
Heather Alto
Phone: 434-528-1732
Email: Heather@lynchburgrma.com