This year’s Uncle Billy’s Day, will feature local entertainment as part of a variety show. This year the festival celebrates its 65th anniversary. Organizers say one of the goals for the local variety show is to get more area residents participating in the event. The event will be held Friday and Saturday, June 6-7, in English Park in Altavista. Local entertainers will be accepted for the variety show on a first-come, first-served basis –if interested visit www.unclebillysdayfestival.com for contact information.