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4th Annual AutumnFest 2012

10/20/2012 - 10/20/2012
  • Day: Saturday
  • Times: Afternoon Activities - Noon - 4 PM, Evening Activities - 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Location: Chesapeake Arboretum
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  • Address: 624 Oak Grove Road, Chesapeake, VA 23320
  • Phone: (757) 289-9314
  • Admission: Afternoon Activities - Free: Barn Raising - $25 Dinner/Dance, $10 Dance Only
  • Contact: Michelli Booker
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The 4th Annual AutumnFest is a great harvest time community festival with great activities for all ages. With green-minded organizations, crafters, vendors, nature trail tours and many family oriented activities including a petting zoo, huge pumpkin piñatas, a haybale maze, etc., you'll find plenty to enjoy. Enter your best Pecan or Apple Pies in the Pie Baking contest. Cheer for teams from the Police, Sheriff's and Fire Departments in the 2nd Annual Cornhole Contest between 'Chesapeake's Finest.' Have your picture taken with Smokey the Bear or Rip Tide.

Enjoy an AutumnFest 'Raising' Dinner and Square Dance in the evening with barbecue from Winston's Catering and dance to caller Bob Worley from 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM. This is a ticketed event. Call for more information.