Capacity at this venue is limited to 25 attendees. Early arrival is strongly encouraged.

Entry to Festival events at this venue requires proof of up-to-date vaccination (full vaccination plus booster) or a negative COVID-19 test.

Accepted forms of vaccination proof must be accompanied by a photo ID and include:

  • Original vaccination card, copy, or a photo
  • Printout or digital record from a medical provider, a state vaccine registry, or nationally recognized vaccination verification service

Accepted forms of negative COVID-19 test results must be in the form of written verified medical documentation, whether shown electronically or by paper copy, must be accompanied by a photo ID, and must include:

  • Type of test (PCR or Antigen accepted)
  • First and last name
  • Entity issuing test result
  • Specimen collection date (must be within 7 days of the event)

Masks are also required for all individuals in this venue. Speakers will provide proof of vaccination and/or negative test results, and remove masks only when using microphones.

Address & Contact Info

605 E Main St, Charlottesville, VA, United States

(434) 970-3113


Market street entrance is on the same level as City Council Chamber; mall entrance has ramp and elevator; bathrooms accessible right outside the chamber.


Market Street Garage

Events at this venue

Expansive Frontiers

The spirit of adventure travels through The First Migrants: How Black Homesteaders’ Quest for Land and Freedom Heralded America’s Great Migration and The Last Ride of the Pony Express: My 2,000-mile Horseback Journey into the Old West.

Patrick Henry’s Final Political Battle

For the People, For the Country: Patrick Henry’s Final Political Battle tells the remarkable story of how the most eloquent public speaker of the American Revolutionary era once again changed history.