2016 Event Dates
The 2016 Charlottesville Dogwood Festival dates are being finalized. As dates of events are set they will be added to the list below. Please check back for updates.



Dogwood Festival Pageant
Location: TBD

March 24-25

24th 4pm - 8pm
25th 7am - 7pm

Dogwood Tree Sale
Barracks Road Shopping Center

April 7th


Carnival Opens (April 7 thru April 24)
McIntire Park

Arm Band Days: Sundays, Tuesdays & Thursdays (except April 7)
Armbands: $20.00
Sheet of 24 tickets: $20.00 • Single Tickets: $1.00
Hours: M-F 5:30 pm-10:30 pm • Sat 1:00 pm-11:00 pm
Sun 1:00 pm-8:30 pm
Parking at Charlottesville High School. Handicap parking at McIntire Park
* Closing times are subject to change without notice*

April 8th

At Dark


April 22nd


Dogwood Benefit Breakfast
Location: TBD
Doors open for Silent Auction at 7:00am
Buffett opens at 8:00am

April 22nd


Dogwood Vietnam Memorial Rededication
Guest Speaker:
McIntire Park East at the "New" memorial

April 23rd


Dogwood Parade
Downtown Charlottesville

April 23rd


Dogwood Queen's Ball
Location: Holiday Inn, University Area/Emmet St
Tickets: $20.00, Table sponsors: $200
Cash Bar
Heavy Hor d'oeuvres included
Music by: Playback DJ Service

April 24th

Carnival Last Day

McIntire Park