About the Festival
The Purcellville Music and Arts Festival, celebrates Purcellville community, history and culture.
Held at the historic Dillon’s Woods and Bush Tabernacle at the Fireman’s Field Complex, this family-friendly festival is free and open to the public. There are multiple stages featuring a wide range of entertainment. In addition to musical entertainment, you’ll enjoy an art exhibit, a variety of activities, and find out about community organizations.
This is a community event designed to feature a local music, entertainers, and artists. There are four stages: two stages in Dillon’s Woods, a community stage, and a stage inside the Bush Tabernacle where the Art Hall is located for the day.
In addition to musical performances and activities outside, there is an art show sponsored by the Purcellville Art Council. The art exhibit showcases local and regional artists of all ages and is located inside the Bush Tabernacle where the Art Hall stage performances are held. In addition to the art exhibit, several local art organizations have activities and information inside the Art Hall.
Several artisan and food vendors are onsite. In addition, local organizations provide fun activities and demonstrations for all ages including the Purcellville Business Association which sponsors a historic trolley tour through town. See the map here.
The Town of Purcellville, Virginia
“Purcellville-your small Town, where history and progress intersect and people prosper,” is an award-winning town of over 10,000 residents located in Loudoun County, approximately 50 miles west of Washington, DC. Having received the prestigious Siemens Sustainability Award for Small Communities, Purcellville continues to be honored for its green initiatives with most recently being the Tree City USA recipient for the 13th year. The Town was reaffirmed as a AAA rated community by S&P Global Ratings, the highest credit rating possible, and is ranked “Safest City” in Virginia in 2020. Once a stop along the W&OD rail line, which has been converted to a multi-use trail from Alexandria, VA to Purcellville, the Town has maintained its historic old-town feel through the restoration and maintenance of its many downtown structures, reflecting the Victorian architecture popular during the early 1900s. Today, Purcellville is the economic hub of western Loudoun County and a popular weekend destination for antiquing, equestrian activities, farmer’s markets, wineries, breweries, distilleries and restaurants. More info at www.purcellvilleva.gov.