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A. Smith Bowman Summer Fest!

August 5, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Friends of the RappahannockFredericksburg Roller Derby, and A. Smith Bowman Distillery invite you to mix and mingle with local vendors while enjoying live music from MarJo DELUX and The LowRiders Blues Band at first annual A. Smith Bowman Summer Festival on August 5th from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

HOW DOES THIS EVENT SUPPORT FOR? Proceeds from drink tickets will be donated to the Friends of the Rappahannock – have a good time while helping to protect & restore the Rappahannock River!

WHAT WILL BE THERE? Local artists & vendors, live music, tours of Virginia’s oldest and most award-winning distillery (with complimentary tastings) AND a Sour Mash Dash!!

Have you ever wondered if you could outrun a roller derby team!? We have, and this is your chance to prove you can! Participate in our Sour Mash Dash at 1:30PM with a special prize for anyone that can escape the chasers.

FOOD & DRINKS: 716 SliceJuan More Taco, and The Food Truck from Elda Gardens on site. Get rid of those end-of-summer blues while sipping on frozen daiquiris, beer, or cocktails! Drink tickets available for purchase at event.

PARKING DIRECTIONS: Park in our lot at 1 Bowman Dr., Fredericksburg, VA 22405. Additional parking in Bowman Center can be accessed from our lot.

VENDORS: If you are interested in being a vendor, reach out to our Distillery Events Associate at [email protected].


Email [email protected]. Volunteers will get a free festival tshirt, lunch and water!


August 5, 2023
11:00 am - 5:00 pm


Elisabeth Heras
(540)373-3448 ext 152


A. Smith Bowman Distillary
1 Bowman Dr
Fredericksburg, VA 22401 United States
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