Spotsylvania, Va. – March 15, 2019-Spotsylvania County’s Department of Economic Development & Tourism and Spotsylvania Courthouse Village developer Vakos Companies, will hold the 4th Annual Courthouse Village Food Truck Rodeo Saturday, April 6, 2019 from 11 am-3 pm at 9019 Old Battlefield Boulevard, Spotsylvania, VA 22553. Merchants Square will be filled with approximately 25-30 food vendors offering a variety of cuisines for purchase. Stop by for the opportunity to vote on your favorite vendor by 2:30 pm. Vendors are judged based on customer choices, taking into consideration food quality, service and overall experience.A few non-food vendors will offer merchandise for sale during the event.
New this year are pony rides from Big D’s Entertainment. There is a fee per ride. Music by DJ Heav Hamand entertainment featuring a martial arts exhibition by J Tiger Martial Arts, fitness demonstrations by Anytime Fitness and a performance by Riverside Theatre. Rain date for the event is Sunday, April 7th. FREE ADMISSION & PARKING. Limited tables and chairs available for seating, but attendees are welcome to bring a blankets and chairs to sit on the lawn. This is a “dog friendly” event for well-behaved, leashed dogs.
Contest award trophies are again being designed and created by local artisan Hunter Perkinson, a 1973 graduate of Spotsylvania High School,who began his blacksmith career in 1990 after attending Bear Mountain Outdoor School in Hightown,Virginia. Since 1998,he has been a member of the Central Virginia Blacksmith Guild and is sole proprietor of Featherstone Forge. His artwork is displayed at LibertyTown Arts Workshop in downtown Fredericksburg and online at http://www.featherstoneforge.com/about.html
Visitors can browse through local shops in the Village which include: Anytime Fitness; Designline Hair Studio;Rita’s Relics;El Patron;Edward Jones;Subway;Harvest Market;Courthouse Chiropractor;Fred Christian Health Clinic;Stephen Judy (Attorney atlaw) and New Heights Academy, sPower, Walker’s Flowers and more!
Spotsylvania Courthouse Village is a small-town community with Southern hospitality, offeringboth modern amenities and places of historic interest, surrounded by beautiful rural countryside, and adjacent to the protected Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park, all within convenient driving distance to major employment centers. Visit www.spotsyvillage.comfor more information on the development,including residential and commercial offerings.
The Spotsylvania Department of Economic Development and Tourism promotes local events and encourages learning more about Spotsylvania County’s places of interest by visiting the tourism website at http://visitspotsy.com/.
For additional information about the Spotsylvania Courthouse Village Food Truck Rodeo, please visit Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/events/321754938444991
Contact: Debbie Aylor at [email protected] 540-507-7205 or Joyce Willis at [email protected] 540-898-3242.
For further county information: www.spotsylvania.va.us
Michelle McGinnis, Director of Community Engagement
Spotsylvania County Government
Office: (540) 507-7005
Email: [email protected]