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Jimmy O to headline annual Summer Breeze Festival to benefit the Augusta Regional SPCA

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Rockbridge Vineyard and Brewery presents its 29th annual Summer Breeze Festival on Saturday, July 9, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The event features beer, wine, food, music and vendors.

Jimmy O will perform from noon to 3 p.m. For more than 40 years, Jimmy O has performed the most loved classic music from the 50s to the 90s.

The Ruckus will play from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. The Ruckus is a bluegrass band that performs a mix of traditional and contemporary bluegrass with a modern flair to their music.

Attendees should bring lawn chairs, popup tents or blankets.

Island Wheels, a Caribbean Fusion truck, will be at the festival.

Admission is $10 per person.

Wine club members may attend for $5 per person – and receive a complimentary glass of wine with their admission.

Children are admitted with a donation of an item to the SPCA. This can be canned or bagged food for dogs or cats, litter, blankets or towels.

Rockbridge Vineyard & Brewery is located at 35 Hill View Lane in Raphine.

All proceeds from the event benefit the Augusta Regional SPCA.

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Crystal Graham

Crystal Graham

Crystal Abbe Graham is the regional editor of Augusta Free Press. A 1999 graduate of Virginia Tech, she has worked for nearly 25 years as a reporter and editor for several Virginia publications, written a book, and garnered more than a dozen Virginia Press Association awards for writing and graphic design. She was the co-host of "Viewpoints," a weekly TV news show, and co-host of Virginia Tonight, a nightly TV news show. Her work on "Virginia Tonight" earned her a national Telly award for excellence in television.