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Set to become one of the eastern seaboard's premier festivals, the annual Jefferson's Virginia Festival will be held during the time-frame that Thomas Jefferson was selected to write the Declaration of Independence, June 2 to 11. Events occur at a variety of locations on the Route 29 corridor where Mr. Jefferson once lived and traveled -- between his beloved retreat, Poplar Forest, south of Lynchburg, to his majestic estate, Monticello in Charlottesville.  Enjoy special events such as:  thematic wine dinners~historical tours~outdoor theatre~artisan food demonstrations and tastings~lectures~salute to veterans~concerts~wine and craft beer festivals~antiques road show~and so much more.  Updates are made daily to the festival calendar as the time draws near.  Please put the Jefferson Heritage Trail at the top of your Virginia vacation plans.