Sunday, December 10, 2023

Historic River Festival to Benefit Capital Region Land Conservancy

(Capital Region Land Conservancy)

LANEXA — Capital Region Land Conservancy (CRLC) and Heart of Virginia Artisans in New Kent County will celebrate local artisans, grow support for Preservation Virginia, and share about their work at the Historic Rivers Festival at Cousiac Manor Aug. 6 in Lanexa.

This event was organized by Heart of Virginia Artisans to benefit CRLC in its pursuit of land conservation in the New Kent area.

This event will feature food trucks, artisans, wine, and music provided by New Kent’s own Lyndsey Highlander. There will be a children’s activity area and an education station featuring local non-profit organizations.

Some of the food trucks scheduled to appear include Common Ground Food Truck, C. Allen Confections, Wrapperz D-Lite Food Truck, Kona Ice and Cocina Calle Street Kitchen. There will also be brews from Wild Hare Hard Cider.

The mission of CRLC is to conserve and protect the natural and historic land and water resources of Virginia’s Capital Region for the benefit of current and future generations. CRLC is the only land trust devoted specifically to conservation within the Counties of Charles City, Chesterfield, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, New Kent, and Powhatan as well as the Town of Ashland and City of Richmond, and is proud to have conserved more than 13,000 acres of land in the region.

The event will take place Aug 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Cousiac Manor. It is free to the public and no reservation is required. For more information about CRLC and Heart of Virginia Artisans, check out their websites.

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