Things To Do/Events
With plenty in the area to do, residents have no problem finding fun. The Town of Farmville offers outstanding recreational opportunities and community events. The Heart of Virginia Festival, featuring local artists and craftsmen, entertainment for young and old, and fireworks, community spirit happens in Farmville the first weekend in May. Summertime in Farmville is celebrated with First Fridays featuring family events on the banks of the Appomattox River in Riverfront Park. In addition to local events, residents can head to nearby wineries or enjoy cultural and recreational opportunities in Richmond, Charlottesville, Lynchburg, Williamsburg and Washington, D.C.
Farmville is serviced by Prince Edward County Public Schools and Cumberland County Public Schools, as well as outstanding private schools including Fuqua School and New Life Christian Academy. Longwood University, located in the heart of Farmville, Hampden-Sydney College and Southside Virginia Community College all offer residents the opportunity for higher education.
Farmville's economy is bolstered by retail establishments, health services and its numerous educational facilities. Local accommodation services provide employment opportunities such as Piedmont Regional Jail, which serves a 6-county area, and the soon to be built Immigration Detainment Facility, set to bring hundreds of new jobs to the area.
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