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  • Tree Fest at River Farm

    Saturday August 5, 2017
    9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

    Tree Fest at River Farm

    Join us for a celebration of trees.

    The American Horticultural Society and the TREE Fund proudly present a tree-mendously fun morning celebrating trees, in conjunctions with the conclusion of the STIHL Tour des Trees.

    • 9:00 a.m. – Tour des Trees bicyclists will conclude their week-long tour
    • 10:00 a.m. – Trees Please! with Professor Pricklethorn (for elementary students interested in learning how trees help us every single day!)
    • 10:45 a.m. – Liberty Tree Dedication (help plant River Farm's newest tree and learn about its remarkable connection to the American Revolution)
    • 11:15 a.m. – Tour des Trees Closing Ceremony
    • 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. – Lunch available for purchase from Rocklands BBQ Food Truck

    Bring the family and join us for crafts, prizes, giveaways, and a fun celebration of trees!


    Join us at River Farm (the headquarters of the American Horticultural Society), 7931 East Boulevard Drive, Alexandria, VA 22308. Maps and directions.