Friday August 31 2012


GetDowntownGet!Downtown is designed to celebrate and showcase Downtown Lynchburg and area colleges and universities.

Back for its fourth year, Lynchburg’s most popular street festival will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, September 7. The festival features downtown cultural organizations, merchants, restaurants, retailers, and street performers.

Karaoke @ 8th Street begins at 6 p.m. This year’s event also includes music at the Community Market. DJ Ed takes the stage at 6:10 p.m., followed by Jeff Carl at 7 p.m., and Adam Faucett at 8 p.m.

Greater Lynchburg Transit Authority buses will leave Lynchburg College from the parking lot behind Hobbs every 30 minutes beginning at 5:30 p.m. Friday. Return trips will also be every 30 minutes until 11:28 p.m. LC students, faculty, and staff ride free with a college ID.

For more information, check out the Get!Downtown website.