Founder's Weekend Community Celebration

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Come join in the fun!
Saturday, April 29, 2017

Yellow Jacket 5K Run

  • Check in from 7:30 am to 9:00 am.
  • Race begins at 9:00 am.
  • This run will go through R-MA and part of the town of Front Royal as well. Click here to see the map.
  • A Mile Fun Run will be be held at 10:00 am on campus. Click here to see the map. 
  • Register online

Community Celebration
11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Download the program here! 

A glimpse of what's going on:

Hot Air BalloonA hot air balloon is just one of the many activities we will have at R-MA for the 125th Anniversary Community Celebration!
Amazing Grace the Mule
Turbo the Flying Dog
Hay Rides
125 Teddy Bears Dropped from an Airplane
Flight Simulator

The Front Royal Mascots, featuring Marshall and Chase from PAW Patrol, SpongeBob Squarepants, Mickey Mouse, and Elmo
U.S. Customs Dogs
Blue Ridge Wildlife Center

Petting Zoo
Door Prizes
Cornhole Tournament
Face Painting
The Hive--Food and Entertainment by "Mandatory Fun" and various student artists
Zero Shock Stunt Jump from Phantom Shadow, Inc.
Marching Fun (Learn the basics of how to march!)
Knockout Drill Competitions

Zero Shock Stunt Jump
40-foot Obstacle Course

How Your Garden Grows Science Center

Community Fair
R-MA Museum

Story telling
Plus: The Valley's longest ice cream sundae...

Sunday, April 30, 2017

9:30 am 125th Anniversary Community Chapel Service in Boggs Chapel

4:00 pm Spring Concert, featuring the R-MA Band, Chorus, and Handbells, in Melton Gymnasium