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Abbitt Memorial Park

APX 3rd Fridays

Now in its 19th year, the 2017 APX 3rd Fridays season events will be held on the third Friday each month from May through October, with the first event being held on May 19th, and with the final event being held on October 13th (to help kick-off the annual Railroad Festival Weekend) in downtown Abbitt Memorial Park from 5:30-9pm.

Events include live performances from local bands, adult beverages (beer & wine coolers are available - proper ID required to obtain a beer bracelet and/or beer tickets so please bring your ID), a 50/50 raffle, as well as a local restaurants selling drinks, delicious hot food & snacks. 

Lawn chairs are always welcome, however, NO coolers or pets please.  All children must be accompanied by an adult and must be supervised at all times.

Admission:  $5.00 per person (ages 13 & older) -- children 12 & under are FREE!

Adult Beverages:  $4.00 per ticket or 2 for $7 or 3 for $10 

NOTE: Schedule is subject to change. RAIN cancels events. 

Date Band Local Restuarnt

May 19th

"Disco Night"

Abbitt Memorial Park

DJ Spin

DJ Spin is a local Appomattox DJ

5:30pm to 9:00pm

Railyard Restaurant

June 16th 

"Classic Country"

Abbitt Park

BRZ Band


          Bull Daddy's Restaurant

July 21st

"Oldies Night"


Memorial Park

Heat of the Night

5:30pm to 9:00pm


Bull Daddy's Restaurant

August 18th

" Classic Car/Bike Night"

Abbitt Memorial Park

Out of Spite

5:30pm to 9:00pm

Performs classic and current rock tunes with a touch of country and R&B for good measure.


Fishin' Pig

September 15th

"Country Night"

Abbitt Memorial Park

Righteous Honey

5:30pm to 9:00pm


Railyard Restaurant

October 13th

"RR Festival Weekend Kick-Off"

Abbitt Memorial Park


5:30pm to 9:00pm

Performs an all-out, high-energy show with their own unique style of Rock Classics, Southern Rock, and Contemporary Country covers. 

Domino's of Appomattox



If you are interested in an Appomattox Cheerz sponsorship, please download the Corporate Sponsorship Application and forward it to the Chamber office with your sponsorship payment.

If you are a band interested in performing at a future Cheerz event, please forward your promotional materials, including a demo CD, to the Chamber office for consideration.  Please address all materials to the attention of the Appomattox Cheerz Committee.

If your non-profit group is interested in hosting the food concession stand for a future Cheerz event, please download the Cheerz Non-Profit Agreement and forward it to the Chamber either by mail or by fax at 434-352-0294.  In the event that the number of agreements received are from more non-profits than there are scheduled events, the non-profits will be randomly drawn for an event.  Those non-profits who did not get assigned an event in the current year will receive preferential consideration for the following year.

For more information, please call the Chamber office at 434-352-2621.

Appomattox County Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 704
276 Court Street
Appomattox, VA  24522-0704
(434) 352-2621     
(434) 352-0294 fax
Office Hours:  Mon-Wed-Fri  9:00am-2:00pm

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