Calendar

Jun
20
Sat
2020
JRBF – Start – Saturday June 20, 2020 @ Lynchburg - Percival's Island
Jun 20 @ 11:00 AM

The Launch of the 35th annual  James River Batteau Festival in 2020 will be from Percival’s Island at 11:00 AM.

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JRBF – Saturday June 20, 2020 @ Galt's Mill
Jun 20 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The James River Batteau Festival campsite at Galt’s Mill for 2020 is scheduled to be the same as prior years.

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Jun
21
Sun
2020
JRBF – Sunday June 21, 2020 @ Bent Creek
Jun 21 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The James River Batteau Festival campsite for Sunday June 21, 2020 will be at Bent Creek.

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Jun
22
Mon
2020
JRBF – Monday June 22, 2020 @ Wingina
Jun 22 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The James River Batteau Festival campsite for Monday June 22, 2020 will be at Wingina.

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Jun
23
Tue
2020
JRBF – Tuesday June 23, 2020 @ Howardsville
Jun 23 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The James River Batteau Festival campsite for Tuesday June 23, 2020 will be at Howardsville.

Please be respectful of this property and do not leave trash! Please observe the quite hours of 10:00 PM. Thank you.

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Jun
24
Wed
2020
JRBF – Wednesday June 24, 2020 @ Scottsville
Jun 24 @ 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM

The James River Batteau Festival campsite for Wednesday June 24, 2020 will be at Scottsville. Camping is available behind the old School, same as in prior years.

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Local outfitter for canoe and kayak rentals:

James River Rafting and Reeling

 

Jun
25
Thu
2020
JRBF – Thursday June 25, 2020 @ Slate River
Jun 25 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The James River Batteau Festival  campsite for Thursday June 25, 2020 will be at the site on the up-river side of the Slate River confluence with the James River. This site was new in 2016.

Please do NOT go to the old Solite Plant campsite as that area is closed off now.

If you are traveling from Rt. 15, continue past the old Solite plant entrance a little further just after you cross the Slate River. The entrance to the new site will be on the right.

Please use caution driving on this site and observe all designated markings as to what areas are available for JRBF use.

Jun
26
Fri
2020
JRBF – Friday June 26, 2020 @ Cartersville
Jun 26 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The James River Batteau Festival campsite for Friday June 26, 2020 will be at Cartersville.

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Jun
27
Sat
2020
JRBF – Saturday June 27, 2020 @ Maiden's Landing
Jun 27 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The James River Batteau Festival will end on Saturday June 27, 2020 at Maiden’s Landing.

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April 28, 2012