Buzz: Amherst Iron Run, Riverfront Challenge & Local Bands in Concert

This weekend is packed with races and several concerts.

On Saturday, Riverfront Park in Lynchburg will have the Riverfront Challenge! The whole family can run, walk or bike the race that varies in distance--depending on how hard you want to make it. After the race, you can cool down at the ice cream social. The race is at 9 a.m..

On Sunday, Amherst County High School is having the Iron Run 5K. Money from the race goes toward college scholarships for county seniors. That starts at 2:30 p.m. at the high school. Register online.

The Old City Cemetery in Lynchburg is having a free show Sunday! From 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., there will be bands playing like this one. The group Borrowed Beams of Light is from Charlottesville and plays what they call "psych pop!"

And if you're in the mood for bluegrass , come out to the Madison Heights Community Center Sunday. The Lost And Found Bluegrass Band will be on stage! And The Witcher Creek Band will start things off at 2 p.m. That's $15. Get more info here.