The annual Virginia Covered Bridge Festival will be hosted in Woolwine, Virginia between Jacks Creek and Bob White Covered Bridges. In 2007 Patrick County was named the official state location for the Virginia Covered Bridge Festival.
Virginia Covered Bridge Festival, Sat. June 15th, commencing at 10 am, ending at 4 pm. Events at sites adjacent to Jacks Creek Bridge and Bob White Bridge will include; live music at both locations, a variety of 5 bands at Jacks Creek site, and five traditional bands at Bob White site; a 5-K Run; horse and wagon rides; Cruise-In of antique and unique vehicles; a "duck" race in the river; arts, craft, and food vendors; activities for children including petting zoo and inflatable bouncer; free admission and free available parking. The festival is hosted by the Woolwine Ruritans, Woolwine VFD, and Smith River Rescue Squad, and manned by community volunteers, and is held for the purpose of showcasing Woolwine's heritage.
2013 Music schedule includes Poverty Level band...traveling from Atlanta to play for hometown audience! Also Les Moore, more great traditional and regional bands including The Country Boys, Lone Ivy String Band, Jason Harris & Friends, Glory Road Singers, Mountain Melodies, Jackie Belcher, O! Brother Where Am I/, 2 Young 2 Old, The F.AR.M. T.E.A.M.
Last Updated: 5/21/2013 9:56 AM