Changes & Cancellations


We continue to monitor the winter weather in Charlottesville and Albemarle County and our first concern is the safety of Festival speakers, volunteers, and attendees. The Festival will go on, but we encourage everyone to be safe out there.

The following programs have been canceled for THURSDAY, MARCH 22:

The following programs have also been canceled for FRIDAY, MARCH 23:

The following speakers have had to cancel their participation in the Festival:

Due to winter weather-related closures, we were forced to cancel Festival programs scheduled for Wednesday, March 21 in all University of Virginia venues, including the Ruth Caplin Theatre, UVA Bookstore, Pinn Hall, and Harrison Institute / Small Special Collections, as well as Buford Middle School, Carver Recreation Center, and JMRL Crozet Library. These programs are listed below as well.

The following programs were canceled for WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21 for weather-related reasons: