The Faire proudly announces the names of the 2017 Scholarship Winners! Each year, the Faire awards 10 scholarships to students attending Hanover schools. Scholarships are presented at each of the county's high schools to a student planning to major in journalism, in memory of J. Malcolm Pace, III (Jay). Jay was one of the founding members [...]
"It's (NOT JUST) About the Berries" at the Ashland Strawberry Faire April 28, 2017 Ashland, VA If you are one of thousands of people who come to the Ashland Strawberry Faire expecting strawberry shortcake and other faire foods, great entertainment, moon bounces, and face painting; you will not be disappointed. On a sunny day, the [...]
The Pet Pageant returns on Faire day at 1:00pm. Welcome Center stage. Meet VCU's Rodney Ram! New for 2017 is the Kissing Booth to benefit the Hanover Humane Society. Kiss--or be kissed--by a sweet dog. Kissing Booth will be open 11:00am - 3:00pm at the Welcome Center Stage.
Booth judging will be on Saturday morning between 10:00 and 11:00. Booths will be judged on the following: 1. Presentation First Prize $75.00 2. Organization Second Prize $50.00 3. Visual Appeal Third Prize $25.00 4. Originality 5. Strawberry Related Theme Get Creative!! Good Luck!!
NEW 2014 1. Generators are only allowed in the FOOD AREAS at the Faire; due to noise, smell, cords, and space limitations, per fire and safety requirements. 2. Government Services 10'x10' Booth Space - FREE government services providing information only, not selling or taking in money. 3. Non-Profit Organization 10'x10' Booth Space - 2 Volunteer Hours OR $25 [...]