A program of

Opening Night Gala

Thursday, November 1, 2018
The Jefferson Theater
9:30 PM – Midnight
21+ event

Join us for the start of the Virginia Film Festival at the Opening Night Gala. The Gala brings together visiting stars and Festival patrons in celebration of the magic and beauty of film. Dance to the delightful sound of Kool Kats Lite, savor hors d’oeuvres from Harvest Moon Catering, take home memories from the evening with the MoxBox social photo booth, and enjoy delicious local beverages as we toast the Festival weekend to come. Tickets: $75.00. 

Presented by Bank of America
Supported by The AV Company and Harvest Moon Catering


Late Night Wrap Party

Saturday, November 3, 2018
Three Notch’d Craft Kitchen & Brewery
10:00 PM – 2:00 AM
21+ event

Before the credits roll on the 2018 Festival, join us at the Late Night Wrap Party for an unforgettable evening. Enjoy delicious local beer and savory snacks provided by Three Notch’d Craft Kitchen & Brewery and refreshing Bold Rock Hard Cider. And don’t miss one of your last chances to sample Three Notch’d Brewing’s special edition “Final Cut” beer, brewed specifically for our Film Festival season! Dance to rocking tunes and try out the MoxBox social photo booth. Mingle with filmmakers and fellow movie fans as you bask in the excitement and energy of VAFF. Tickets: $45.00.

Presented by Bold Rock Hard Cider, Three Notch’d Craft Kitchen & Brewery, and the Virginia Film Office