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SPGCA 16th Annual Field Day 2024

September 20 - 21, 2024

 

2024 Field Day Registration!


Windy Acres Farm
2853 Spring Grove Rd
Appomattox, VA 24522


Featuring Jim Gerrish as the Keynote Speaker



↪↪ HOTEL INFORMATION

Appomattox Inn and Suites

447 Old Courthouse Road

Appomattox, VA 24522

434-664-2018, call directly to book under block, Rooms held until 8/29

(This is closest at about 10 minutes from site and our suggestion unless someone prefers to be closer to a larger area with more retail shops/dining which is Lynchburg)

Comfort Inn and Suites

15001 Wards Road

Lynchburg, Va 24502

434-266-1111, call to book, rooms held until 8/21

LaQuinta Inns & Suites

3320 Candler's Mountain Road

Lynchburg, Va 24502

434-847-8655, call directly, rooms held until 8/19

↪↪ ATTRACTIONS & THINGS TO CHECK OUT IN THE AREA

Appomattox, VA

Lynchburg, VA-(20-30 Minutes from Appomattox)

https://www.virginia.org/blog/post/20-things-in-around-lynchburg/

Farmville, VA (30 minutes from Appomattox)

Bedford, VA

Within 1.5 hours of field day site are Richmond, Charlottesville, and Roanoke- all bigger than Lynchburg and offer more attractions. Another fun thing is Virginia's LOVE signs- One of our tourism slogans is "Virginia is for lovers" and LOVE signs have popped up all over for photo ops and in all of the above towns- made from items that represent the area. https://www.virginia.org/love/

  • Jamestown settlement is 2.5 hours east.
  • Closest beach is VA Beach, 3.5 hours east

Large amusement attractions in VA are:

  • Busch Gardens/Water Country (2.5 hours east)
  • Kings Dominion (2 hours east)
  • Great Wolf Lodge indoor water park, Williamsburg (2.5 hours)