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    Apr
    29
    Sat
    2017
    FOLAR Riverfest – April 29, 2017 – Ferndale Park – Matoaca, VA @ Ferndale Park
    Apr 29 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

    Saturday, April 29, 2017  10am – 3pm at Ferndale Appomattox Riverside Park 

    * Youth Fishing Workshops *

      * Kayaking-Paddling Workshops *

    * Climbing Wall and Obstacle Course with Ft. Lee* 

      *Canal History Ride*

    *Archaeological Demonstration with Ft. Lee *

     *Stroll the Trail and View Rare Fauna*

    *See & Learn about Fish, Reptiles, Amphibians, and Bugs*

    Program Exhibitors include: 

    Appomattox River Soil and Water Conservation District; Blacksmith, Grizzly Forge;
    Buzzing Bee Honey; Chesapeake Bay Foundation; Chesterfield County Parks & Recreation; Fire Truck; Dinwiddie Master Gardener;
    FOLAR – Friends of the Lower Appomattox River; Francis Bland Randolph Chapter, N.S.D.A.R.; Matoaca Village History; Petersburg Area Regional Tourism;
    Prince George Regional Heritage Center; Pocahontas Chapter – VA Master Naturalists; Virginia American Water; Thunder Eagle Wildlife Rescue;
    Virginia Canal & Navigation Society; Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, Natural Heritage Program; Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries; Virginia Department of Forestry; Larry Holt, Historian/Author

       *Live Music by the Fort Lee Band and Mike Packer & Johnny Holt*

      FOOD VENDORS:

    *El Mundo De Las Delicias – Latin American & Mexican    *Goatocado – Vegetarian

    *Southern Exposure – Burgers, Sandwiches, Coffee

    *Woodhead’s Grill – Barbecue & Grill Sandwiches       

    New in 2017 – Welcome Fort Lee Program Co-sponsor Activities and Families! 

     PARKING ACROSS BRIDGE ON RIVER RD. IN MATOACA – SHUTTLES AVAILABLE

    This event is FREE and open to the public thanks to our sponsors.

          

     

     

     

     

     

    Thank you to our In-Kind Sponsors: Container First ServicesHarlan Construction, Walmart Petersburg Distribution Center, and Hopewell Recreation & Parks

    CONSIDER BEING A SPONSOR.

    Sponsors are an essential part of RiverFest!

    Support from local businesses and organizations enables FOLAR to host this festival for the community.

    NOTE: All sponsors receive  these benefits: **A booth or your company literature placed on sponsor display table if you’re unable to attend. **Listing in the program and on the website Event Page and Social Media. Promotion to Ft. Lee community.  **Special announcements mentioning sponsor name during the event. **

    Sponsorship Options:

    Presenting Sponsor $1,000 receives PREMIUM booth space and PROMINENT PA announcements and logo displays

    Partner Sponsor $500 receives PROMINENT booth space and PA announcements and logo displays

    Friend Sponsor $250 receives sponsor benefits

    For More About Sponsorship Contact: Wendy Austin, austinwam@gmail.com or 804.543.0325

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