Friday, June 28, 2013 CHICKEN DINNER 4 to 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 29, FESTIVAL 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
All events are at the Gwynn's Island Community Building and Grounds located about two miles from the bridge. Free parking is available nearby.
On Friday afternoon, a family style chicken dinner begins the festival. Takeout is available from 4 to 5 p.m. Dinner includes two pieces of chicken, light or dark, baked beans, coleslaw and dessert to go. Inside dinners start at 5 and continue to 7 p.m. Tea and lemonade are available inside. Cost is just $10. All proceeds to benefit our Island Civic League.
Dinner tickets are available from Tom Edwards 804 725 5022 and from Cricket Call 804 725 7577 and at the Mathews County Visitor and Information Center.
FUN FOR ALL AGES
Saturday festivities begin at 9 a.m. Many Arts and Craft and Food Vendors are set up to serve your needs. There are Children's Games and Face Painting, Golf Putting Contests, a Pet Parade and prizes. The Rescue Squad is available to give free blood pressure checks. Also available are boating safety and education information from the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. The Sheriff's Department and Fire Department members are on-hand to answer questions.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Live Music All Day
Honda Motorcycle Exhibit All Day
Pet Parade with prizes 10:00 a.m.
Antique Car Exhibit 10:00a.m.
GWYNN'S ISLAND MUSEUM (LOCATED NEARBY) OPEN 10 to 5. Donations cheerfully accepted.