Mark Your Calendars January/February
Guys and Dolls
Jan. 30 – Feb. 23
Let the fantastic performers of Wolfbane Productions in Appomattox take you back in time
to Depression-era New York City with this classic romantic comedy. Shows on Thursday, Friday and Saturday are at 8 p.m. or catch a matinee on Sunday at 3 p.m.
Find tickets at wolfbane.org.
Feb. 1, 9 a.m.
Don’t let the chilly temps stop you from meeting those 2020 fitness goals! Head to Hydaway Outdoor Recreation Center and tackle this cold morning run that takes you through the forest. Register at runsignup.com/Race/VA/Lynchburg/Arctic5kTrailRace.
The Best Of Lynchburg Party
Feb. 1, 7 p.m.
Join Lynchburg Living at The Virginian Hotel as we celebrate the winners of our popular Best Of Lynchburg contest! Enjoy tastings from local restaurants and catering companies, live entertainment and more. Find more information at lynchburgbestof.com.
The Second City: Laughing for All the Wrong Reasons
Feb. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Beat the winter blues with this hilarious revue at the Historic Academy Theatre that’s breaking all of the comedy rules—and may even make you rethink what’s funny! The Second City is celebrating nearly 60 years of comedy performances. Learn more at academycenter.org.
Local Openings & Closings
Hello! to Batter Bar, a crepe food truck in Lynchburg.
Hello! to C-Ann’s Southern Bistro off Timberlake Road at The Clubhouse.
Hello! to Iron & Ale Bistro located inside River Ridge Mall.
Goodbye to Main St. Eatery and Catering Company, a downtown favorite since 1997.
Hello! to Simply Vanilla Gourmet Cheesecakes in Forest.
Goodbye to Gabe’s restaurant in Madison Heights.
Goodbye to Farmer’s Seed & Supply, a downtown business for more than 110 years.
Hello! to a new location of Blue Ridge BBQ on Graves Mill Road.