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June 14 - June 19
A Week of Celebratory Events & the Official Dairy Market Grand Opening
June 14 – June 19, 2021
June is National Dairy Month!
MONDAY, JUNE 14
MARKET MONDAYS – CITY OF PROMISE
Time: All Day
Visit the Dairy Market on Monday, June 14 (and all Mondays in June) for Dine Out Donations for local non-profit, City of Promise.
TUESDAY, JUNE 15
Time: 9am – 11am
Kid-focused activities in front of the Dairy Market including temporary tattoos, activity sheets, a petting zoo, and cows from Moo Thru.
Event is complimentary, but pre-registration via Eventbrite will be required to track participation and cap attendance for social distancing.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16
Time: 7am – 8am on the Front Patio for Strength Training and Yoga
Time: 5:15pm – 6pm in the Brick Cellar event space for Yoga and HIIT
SPENGA combines three pillars of fitness – spin, strength training, and yoga, to create an amazing workout. Classes are complimentary, but you must sign up in advance by calling or texting the SPENGA studio at 434-326-0093 or to DM SPENGA on Instagram @spengacharlottesville.
Additional Details for the Morning Class / Evening Class.
VIRGINIA GOVERNOR NORTHAM TOUR
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam, Virginia Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Bettina Ring, and Virginia Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services Brad Copenhaver will tour the Dairy Market. The visit is in celebration of Dairy Days and recognition of Virginia’s Agriculture Week.
THURSDAY, JUNE 17
GRAND OPENING – RIBBON CUTTING EVENT
Celebratory Ribbon Cutting Event with Honorary Guest Rita McClenny, President & CEO of Virginia Tourism Corporation. Get ready for the grand reveal of our cow mascot’s name chosen by our community. Vote for your favorite name here!
FRIDAY, JUNE 18
BRICK CELLAR GALLERY OPENING
Time: 6pm – 8pm
An art walk styled event, to showcase the Brick Cellar event space and to introduce the amazing work of local artists – Frank Phillips & Christen Yates. Event is complimentary, but pre-registration via Eventbrite will be required to track participation and cap attendance for social distancing.
SATURDAY, JUNE 19
Time: 12pm – 6pm
12pm – 4pm
Old Trinity Church Open House – 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
Virginia Humanities Tours – 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm
101.3 Jamz Broadcasting LIVE from Dairy Market
Community Art Project led by The Farm House
Community Groups Tabling at the Dairy Market: The Farm House, Virginia Humanities, City of Promise, 10th and Page Neighborhood Association, The Perkins House, WellAWARE Community Health Initiative, and Zy Bryant of Black Women Built This.
4pm – 6pm
Sharing + Storytelling with neighbors in the Old Trinity Church – Hosted by The Farm House and Sponsored by Virginia Humanities. Visit and listen to longtime residents from surrounding neighborhoods, gathering to celebrate and honor the history it represents to the community as a heart of the neighborhood. Co-emceed by neighbors, Randy ‘Hollywood’ Jones and Carl Brown.