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Join us on Saturday, October 5, 2024,

for a magical day at the

Enchanted Mushroom Festival!

We warmly invite you and your loved ones to immerse yourselves in the captivating world of mushrooms, fungi, and community spirit. Experience the wonders of nature and the joy of coming together in the breathtaking pastoral beauty of Churchville and the Shenandoah Valley. Whether you're a seasoned mycologist or simply curious about fungi, this family-friendly, one-day festival offers something for everyone.

 

Festival Highlights:

🍄 Educational Speakers: Learn from experts about the fascinating world of fungi, their ecological importance, and their many benefits.

🍄Outdoor Market: Discover unique mushroom-based products, artisanal crafts, farm fresh items, and delightful fungi-themed goods.

🍄 Interactive Exhibits: Learn about mushroom foraging, identification, and  the many uses of fungi.

🍄 Delicious Food: provided by Globowl Café

🍄 Entertainment for All Ages: Music, face painting, and much more.

🗓️ Date: Saturday, October 5, 2024
📍 Location: Churchville Community Park
⏰ Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
🎟️ Admission: Free (Donations are welcome and support educational/conservation efforts)

 

Don't miss this enchanting opportunity to explore, learn, and celebrate the magic of mushrooms.


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*MUSHROOMS *EXHIBITS
*SPEAKERS *ENTERTAINMENT
*FOOD *VENDORS
*ARTISANS *FAMILY-FRIENDLY

Meet The Vendors

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Vendors
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Accomodations

Accomodations
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After Festival Dining and Drinks At:

FAQs

FAQ's

What are the hours of the festival?

       10am-5pm

 

Is this festival about "magic mushrooms"?

        NO. All mushrooms are "magic" but some are a felony to possess. The Enchanted Mushroom Festival is a family-friendly event celebrating the beauty and diversity of mushrooms in nature, and it is not associated with magic mushrooms or any hallucinogenic substances. Enchanted Mushrooms firmly stands against illegal drug use and promotes safe, educational experiences related to fungi.

Can I bring my dog?

        We LOVE dogs but we recommend leaving your pets at home for the festival. 

Do I need tickets to the festival?

        No. The festival is a community event and there is no cost for attending. There will be an outdoor market, an indoor exhibit, and local businesses will be participating. Enchanted Mushrooms is a 501c3 non profit corporation. If you would like to help support the festival and future festivals, please consider a tax-deductible donation.

What happens if it rains?

MUSHROOMS LOVE RAIN and so do mushroom hunters. The festival will be held rain or shine. Pack an umbrella, bring your rain gear, or just enjoy the rain.

How do I get there?

        From the north and south, take I-81 toward Staunton. Exit #220 will direct you onto Route 262 north. Please do 55 mph on route 262. After doing 70 mph on I-81, it is very easy to find yourself speeding. Follow 262 to the Churchville Avenue exit. At the bottom of the exit, turn left and continue 5 miles until you enter Churchville.

        From the east, take I-64 west until it forces you onto I-81 south. The very first exit is #220 for Route 262 north. Please do 55 mph on route 262. After doing 70 mph on I-64, it is very easy to find yourself speeding. Follow 262 to the Churchville Avenue exit. At the bottom of the exit, turn left and continue 5 miles until you enter Churchville.

Directions

Thank You Sponsors

Mr. and Mrs. Paul
Ms. Feim

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