Ramble Weekend set to hit Rocky Mount

Published: May. 26, 2023 at 4:37 PM EDT
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ROCKY MOUNT, Va. (WDBJ) - Ramble Weekend is coming up Saturday, June 3 at Waid Park in Rocky Mount.

Franklin County Outdoor Rec Manager Matt Ross tells us about it.

The $25 ticket includes:

-Friday and Saturday night camping*

-Saturday morning 5K trail run at 9:00 am

-Saturday morning Ferguson Fitness Farm Strong 5K at 9:00 am

-4-mile Pigg River float at 1:00 pm with return shuttle on the TNT Cool Bus

-Guided Bike Ride at 1:00 pm-Live music with 4 bands beginning at 4:00 pm

-Ramble T-shirt (Pre-register to ensure you get your Ramble Weekend T-shirt)

-7 and under free. T-shirt not included

*Friday and Saturday night camping included with ticket purchase. (Must pre-register to camp). This is primitive camping, and you must register by calling 540-483-9293 no later than May 30th. Camping locations will be marked, there will be a park attendant on site for the weekend. 4 firepits will be provided with wood. Bring your own grill, food, table, and chairs. Onsite food trucks will be available Saturday for lunch and dinner. Non-hookup vehicle camping sites are limited you must call to ask about availability. 540-483-9293. Waid Park is located at 701 Waid Park Road in Rocky Mount VA 24151.


Buddy’s BBQ (dinner), The Hotdog Stand (lunch and dinner), and Driftwood Food Truck (dinner) will be serving food. Roanoke Disc Golf Association will be providing a beer garden at 4:00 pm.

Live Music:

Colby Helms and the Virginia Creepers - 4:00pm

The Wildmans - 5:45 pm

Corey Hunley and Matt Powell - 7:30pm

Twin Creeks String Band - 9:15pm

Click here for more information.