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2019 VIRGINIA CREEPER FEST SCHEDULE
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10:00 AM Plein Air Festival-Painting with Kyle Buckland

11:00 AM Yoga in the Park presented by Whitetop Yoga

11:30 AM Hiking with Kids presented by White Blaze Guided Hiking

12:00 PM Festival Vendors Open

12:00 PM Trail Running 101 with UnPlug SWVA

 

12:30-1:00PM Disc Dog Demo presented by Fetch N Fly

12:30 Reptile Presentation by VA Master Naturalists

1:00 PM History Ride to Alvarado with Creeper Trail Club

1:00 Magic Show with Illusionist Joseph Young (& 2pm, 3pm)

1:00-1:30 PM SUP Clinic with SoHo Excursions 

1:00 PM Wolf Hills Brewery Behind the Scenes Pint & Tour $10

1:00-2:30PM Elonzo Wesley. *Music*

2:00-2:30PM Kayak Clinic with SoHo Excursions

2:30-3:00PM Disc Dog Demo presented by Fetch N Fly 

3:00PM Secret's of the Creeper with Ed Davis

 

3:00PM Wolf Hills Brewery Behind the Scenes Pint & Tour $10

3:00-4:30PM Chatham Rabbits *Music* 

3:30PM Hike with a Horticulturist with Ben Casteel

3:30PM Reptile Presentation with Master Naturalist Darin Handy

4:00pm SUP Clinic with SoHo Excursions

4:00pm-4:30pm Disc Dog Clinic presented by Fetch N Fly 

4:30pm Yoga for Runners presented by Whitetop Yoga

5:00pm Sunset Ride on the Creeper presented by Sundog Outfitters 

Featured Activities:

Demo Pool: Presented by USA Raft and Jack's 128 Pecan, stop by the newest addition to the festival for free demos of kayaks and stand up paddle boards. Check the schedule for clinics presented by Soho Excursions.

Pump Track: Presented by Adventure Damascus and Abingdon Music Experience, free rides all day! Hop on a skateboard, scooter or bicycle to ride this life-size hotwheels track!

Wine Garden with Abingdon Vineyards: Located behind the stage and adjacent to the food court, 21+ only.

Food Trucks: Get your grub on! Harvest Table, Food City Smoked BBQ, White Birch Juice & Food, Blue Hills Market/Amy's Idle In Grab-n-Go, & Sweet Treats Ice Cream will be on site all day. 

Scavenger Hunt: Kids can explore the VA Creeper Trail with this guided scavenger hunt. Join in on the fun, finding natural elements on the trail the day of the festival, and earn a free pool pass to the Coomes Center! Just drop by the Info Tent at the VCT Welcome Center to pick up the hunt and to redeem your pool pass.

Bike Tune-Ups: Bring your bike for a safety inspection and tune up by the VA Creeper Trail Club throughout the day. Located near the trailhead at the VCT Welcome Center.

Hammock Hangouts: Bring your hammock over to the Wye Park off of the Creeper Trail to break in our newest addition to the Creeper Trail: a hammock hangout area! Additionally, a small hammock space will have demo hammocks in the festival park on A Street, provided by Mtn Sports for attendees to try out.

A Day on the Abingdon Branch: The Photography of O. Winston Link, 1955-1957: This rare collection captures the last steam train on the Virginia Creeper rail line. Available for viewing from 12-5pm at the VCT Welcome Center. In partnership with William King Museum.

A Street Park 

Expo Porch

VCT Welcome Center