By: Contributed Report | Twitter: @PGJournal
Posted: May 3, 2019 | 12:30 p.m.
Farmers Market grand opening, Hometown Heroes 5K Run highlight events
PRINCE GEORGE – The 8th Annual Prince George Community Day is set for Saturday, May 4 at Scott Park in Prince George, Virginia from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The event will feature a Spring Plant Sale sponsored by The Woman’s Club of Prince George County. Always popular, so plan to shop for new items to add to your gardens and flower beds. Also featured is a Bake Shoppe, Raffle, and Country Store just in time for Mother’s Day shopping. The $300 Grand Prize Raffle winner will be announced at 1 p.m.
Attractions include the Hometown Heroes 5K Fun Run stepping off at 8:30 a.m. A One Mile Fun Run begins at 10:30 a.m. and a Kinder Dash at 11:00 a.m. Races are sponsored by Prince George Hometown Heroes. There will be a Kid’s Zone with fun activities and games for the Kids until noon. The Prince George Farmers Market kicks off its season as well. Prince George Pet Adoptions will be auditioning pets looking for new forever homes.
Prince George Fire/EMS/Police and Sheriff’s departments will have equipment on display, including the Safety House. Civic organizations and local institutions will be sharing information about their organizations. Local vendors along with custom fashions and crafts artisans, including Paparazzi Jewelry, Thirty One, Color Street Nails, and doTERRA Essential Oils will all have items for sale.
Admission is free to this family friendly event with lots of activities for all ages. The Park is located at 6680 Courthouse Road in Prince George, Va.