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    Saturday August 5, 2017
    9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

    Tree Fest at River Farm

    Join us for a celebration of trees.

    The American Horticultural Society and the TREE Fund proudly present a tree-mendously fun morning celebrating trees, in conjunction with the conclusion of the STIHL Tour des Trees bicycling tour.

    • 9:00 a.m. - River Farm opens, free admission and parking, leashed pets welcome
    • 9:15 a.m. – Tour des Trees bicyclists arrive at River Farm to conclude their week-long tour
    • 10:00 a.m. – Trees Please! with Professor Pricklethorn -  an entertaining and educational presentation on trees geared toward elementary school-age children
    • 10:45 a.m. – Liberty Tree Dedication 
    • 11:15 a.m. – Tour des Trees Closing Ceremony
    • 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. – Lunch available for purchase from Rocklands BBQ Food Truck

    Bring the family (leashed pets welcome too) and join us for crafts, prizes, giveaways, and a fun celebration of trees!


    Join us at River Farm, the headquarters of the American Horticultural Society, 7931 East Boulevard Drive, Alexandria, VA 22308. Maps and directions.