Events - Saturday, October 21

Apple Dumpling 5K Run/Walk

October 21, 2017
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Come out and support trail development in Patrick County, VA. 

The Apple Dumpling 5K Run/Walk is a fun way to explore Patrick County AND help the community to improve its outdoor recreation plans. 


Third Saturday Outing

October 21, 2017
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Third Saturday Outing for DRBA Members (and invited guests) ONLY!
October 21, 2017     RSVP requested

Guests are invited to hike on private property location along the Dan River in Patrick County not far from Meadows of Dan. A Hike Guide will lead the group on a gently rolling, fairly easy hike through the property along the shore of the Dan River with local stories about the community that existed in the area in bygone days

After the hike,guests are invited to an afternoon potluck at a local farm.

Before the hike –  you are welcome to participate in the Apple Dumpling 5K (AD5K) run/walk (Registration) with proceeds benefitting trail development within Patrick County. The Apple Dumpling Festival is also happening from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm that same day.  

2017 Art in Nature Auction

October 21, 2017
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

October 21, 2017  Event starts @ 5pm
Mountain Valley Brewery
4220 Mountain Valley Rd, Axton, VA
Free Admission with Pre-Registration
One-of-a-kind Auction Items! Craft Beer! Beautiful Scenery!

This year, 100% of proceeds will help DRBA to protect our local rivers & streams and provide environmental education and outdoor experiences for thousands of kids. Sales from some of the auction items and refreshments will benefit Gateway Streetscape Foundation, Inc.