Activities for Kids
Kid’s Tent Activities Noon-5pm: Learn about AMD as you craft your own AMD Tie-Dye or create upcycled critters, spring art and a card for your Mother. March with us in the Earth Celebration Parade at 4:40 and share with everyone why you love your Mother Earth. See you there….Bring Yo’ Mama!
2:30: Discover your animal companion and explore your tracking skills with Mountain SOL
4:35pm: Kid’s meet for Earth Celebration Parade
Activities for Everyone
Saturday, May 7th
Meet us on Saturday in the Kid’s tent for these activities!
Noon-3pm: Come learn about Birds of Prey with the Avian Conservation Center of Appalachia
Noon: Get stretchy with your inner Yogi with Christina Parrish
1pm: Mussel Showcase with AllStar Ecology
2pm: Check out more of our Feathered Friends on a Bird Walk with Mountaineer Audubon
3pm: Explore our River Friends during the Fish and Bug Identification Workshop with FOC and Save our Streams
3:30pm: Flow with the River Hula Hooping Workshop with Valerie Slone
4pm: Perfect your cast at the Fly Fishing Demo with Jack Bell
Sunday, May 8th – Mother’s Day
9:30am: Meet at the pavilion at the Cheat Festival site to begin your Sunday with yoga by the river.
10am : Meet us at 10 AM at Rowlesburg City Park to float with Blue Ridge Outdoors, learn about the history of the Cheat, and make the river shine. A shuttle will be organized at that time. The group will float about 3 ¼ miles from Riverview Lounge to the park. Blackwater Outdoor Adventures will provide canoes and a deli style lunch. People are also encouraged to bring their own boats. BlueRidge Outdoors will offer fun incentives for litter-getters.