Friday, Sept. 15, 2017 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Student riding bull at Rock the Block

Rock the Block (RTB), an annual block party for the Farmville and Longwood community, will once again kick off Family Weekend this year at the Longwood Landings. The event features many local establishments in Farmville, music throughout the evening, interactive novelties, great free giveaways, food and fireworks!

Highlighted Events:

  • Food Truck Row
  • Local Business Showcase
    *free samples, coupons, and giveaways!
  • Beer Garden (21+ only), Novelty Rides/Games, and Main Stage Raffle
    *Past raffle items included a GoPro, flat screen TV, and a gaming system at the end of the night from the main stage
  • Live Music
  • Fireworks

NEW FOR 2017: A Talent Show on Crute Stage! Do you think you have what it takes to be crowned as the winner of the Rock the Block Talent Show? Complete the Rock the Block Talent Show 2017 - Entry Form by September 6!

Contact Perry Carrington for more details, (434)547-5064.

2017 Rock the Block Sponsors, We Thank you! 


  • Judy Ellington Design
  • Lancer Card Center
  • Longwood University
  • Town of Farmville


  • Bojangles of Farmville
  • Sheetz
  • Sunchase Apartments
  • Walk2Campus


  • Aramark - Longwood Dining Services
  • Barnes & Noble at Longwood
  • Graduate Student Association
  • Herf House Cigars
  • Lancer Learning Community
  • Wells Fargo


  • Crossfit High Bridge LLC
  • Farmville Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Farmville  Gideons
  • First Bank
  • Poplar Forest
  • Rochette's Florist
  • The Fishin' Pig
  • Vellie's Boutique