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FredTrails Quarry & Motts Loop Celebration: 3 Week Virtual Event
December 10, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - January 1, 2021 @ 5:00 pmFree
Join us to find out more details on how you can participate in our virtual 3-week FredTrails Quarry & Motts Loop Celebration at our kick-off on Thursday, December 10th, 4pm. We hope to encourage our community to bundle up and get outside during the holidays and safely enjoy our local natural surface trails from December 11th to December 31st. Last live event January 1st, 2021 at 4pm.
We will release our official rules and Google form on Thursday, December 10th at 4 pm.
Learn more by attending our Livestream via https://www.facebook.com/fredtrails/live/ or https://fredtrails.shortcm.li/livestream
How does the community participate in this FredTrails virtual celebration event?
Participation is open to residents of Virginia. To be eligible for the random drawings/awards participants must bike, hike, or run a mile on our Quarry or Motts Run Reservoir trails. Alternatively, (or in addition to) participants can submit a creative story, expression, or historic remembrance. Rules will be outlined on a Google form for which a waiver is required. Individuals have up to four opportunities to be entered each week. The form will become available Thursday, December 10th. The opening Livestream kickoff event will be held Thursday, December 10th at 4 pm. Participants submit proof of completion to email@example.com
Week 1 Friday, December 11th until Thursday, December 17th at 6 pm [Holiday Fun & Prize drawings will be LiveStreamed 12/18, 4 pm]
Week 2 Friday, December 18th until Thursday, December 24th at 6 pm [Holiday Fun & Prize drawings will be LiveStreamed 12/26, 4 pm]
Week 3 Friday, December 25th until Thursday, December 31st at 6 pm [Holiday Fun & Prize drawings will be LiveStreamed 1/1, 4 pm]
By following the rules and entering you will be eligible for gift cards and select prizes donated by our community businesses and groups.
Will there ever be an official in-person FredTrails+Community celebration (ribbon cutting) ceremony?
Yes, FredTrails hopes to invite vendors, sponsors, city officials, and the entire community to attend a live celebration of not only the completion of the Motts Loop Reservoir and Quarry signage but for all the great things you’ve helped us complete to date. Food, fun, exercise, entertainment! Obviously, we can’t do this during a pandemic. Stay tuned for more information in Spring 2021…
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