James River State Park Fall Harvest Festival

James River State Park.
James River State Park.
Venue
James River State Park
Address
104 Green Hill Drive
Gladstone, VA 24553
Region Central Virginia
Locality Buckingham
Date(s)/Time:
Saturday, October 17, 2015 (1:00 PM-6:30 PM)
Park office: (434) 933-4355
Customer Service Center: (800) 933-7275
Park email jamesriver@dcr.virginia.gov
Customer Service Center resvs@dcr.virginia.gov
Park web page www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/james-river.shtml
Virginia State Parks site www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/index.shtml

Don't miss the park's biggest event. Enjoy pumpkin carving and painting (pumpkins will be for sale), candle dipping, apple pressing, face painting, 19th century children's games, Civil War re-enactors, an apple slingshot, a candy maze and more. Wagon rides for $3/person or $8/family run every half hour from 1 to 6 p.m. Enjoy the sunset and sip hot cider by the bonfire at 6:30 p.m. When darkness falls, take a spooky trail to the amphitheater and enjoy a family friendly movie there at 7:30 p.m. Goblins will hand out candy. Dress for the weather and bring a blanket, chairs and a flashlight. Food, popcorn and drinks will be for sale. Proceeds benefit the Friends of James River State Park.



Admission Fee: Parking fee

Last Updated: 1/21/2015 4:20 PM
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