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11th annual


THANK YOU for a great event!

September 6, 2019
Main street, Lynchburg
6:30pm(NEW start time) - 10pm

Downtown Lynchburg Association celebrates the return of our college students in this Friday night Main Street festival.  Get Downtown is an evening of fabulous entertainment, great food, family fun, and more from our downtown merchants and other Lynchburg businesses, and now the fun extends to 10pm!


Pacific Life Beach Party Karaoke


Join Pacific Life between 7th & 8th Streets with a little something for everyone:

  • Karaoke

  • Trivia & Prizes

  • Hydration Station with FREE Water & Misting Tent

  • 8PM Glow Stick Party

  • Rap Cypher with Jiggy M, Noah Pepper, Czar Josh, and Dill the Nomad



Challenge your friends to a round of cornhole. See who can jump the highest at the Kinnetix booth or show off your skills at Soccer Shots.

Plus, you can try your hand at Axe Throwing from Power Play, just $5 for ten throws.


Blue ridge beverage beer garden


Returning for a second year, we will be hosting a beer garden at the Community Market featuring craft beer and the proceeds will support Downtown Lynchburg Association!

On Tap:

  • Sierra Nevada

  • Angry Orchard

  • 3 Notch’d

  • Beale’s

  • Coors Light

In Cans:

  • White Claw


Your favorites return alongside exciting street performers throughout the festival. 

  • Hula Hooper

  • Stilt Walkers

  • Ninja Tron - Featured on American Ninja Warrior


Talented Town

Get Downtown is all about what makes Lynchburg great and we are always amazed at the many community members & businesses who bring their unique spin to the event!

Don’t Miss:

Dance Performances by:

  • Peacemakers Breakdance Crew

  • Lynchburg Dance Connection

  • The Red Shoes



Community market Stage

Viewable from the Blue Ridge Beverage Beer Garden located at the Lynchburg Community Market (12th & Main Streets)

  • 6:30PM The Red Shoes

  • 7PM Good Dog Nigel

  • 8PM Poetic Truth

  • 9:00PM Tony Camm & the Funk All-Stars


Get Downtown Stage

Located across from the Your Community Credit Union Food Truck Zone in the PLDR Lot (10th & Main Streets)

  • 6:30PM Spectrum Arts Society

  • 7:00PM Lynchburg Dance Connection

  • 8:00PM The Dundies

Thank you to our sponsors!

Get Downtown is an event supported by many amazing sponsors, all of whom help us bring the Lynchburg community together for an evening of celebration every year. This year is no exception. Give it up for these wonderful supporters!

Presenting Sponsor

Pacific Life

Food Truck Zone Sponsor

Central Virginia Federal Credit Union

Beer Garden Sponsor

Blue Ridge Beverage

Media Sponsors

iHeart Radio