Mountains of Music Day at the Rural Retreat Farmers Market at the Depot

June 14, 2017


The Rural Retreat Depot

105 West Railroad Avenue,
Rural Retreat, VA 24368

Central ZONE
Learning Opportunity
Participatory Event


Market 1:30 pm – 5:30 pm ; Arts Events 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This event will be comprised of music, dance and demonstration events prepared for MOMH and held on Wednesday June 14 during our weekly Rural Retreat Farmers Market at the Depot. The historic Rural Retreat Depot, made famous by O. Winston Link's1957 photos of the last steam trains in America, is the site of our Market. The Depot, built in 1856, has been completely restored as an event space and cultural history museum. The Farmers Market is held within and around the Depot starting at 1 PM and will provide a Master Gardener presentation. For MOMH at the Farmers Market we will host Appalachian regional cultural performances beginning at 3 PM and running until 8 PM, including both music and dance. The arts events will be held on the site of the former Dr. Pepper’s Drug Store, adjacent to the Depot. Advertising will be made through our established website, Facebook and Twitter feeds.; BACK TO ALL EVENTS