Don’t miss the 34th Annual Victorian Day in Old Bon Air Parade and Festival on May 12th
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The general public is invited to attend the “34th Annual Victorian Day in Old Bon Air Parade and Festival“ scheduled for Saturday, May 12, 2012.
This year the festival will begin in the heart of Historic Bon Air at noon at Bon Air Christian Church. The Festival features a family oriented, community based event with live entertainment, food and product vendors, along with a historical exhibit.
The parade begins at 1:00 pm and runs a half mile route along Buford Road, starting at Bon Air Baptist Church and concluding at the festival site on the gounds of Bon Air Christian Church. The festival will conclude at 4:00 pm. The event has been proudly sponsored by the Bon Air Historical Society, the oldest Historical Society in Chesterfield County since 1978.
Admission is free.
Also, the Bon Air Historical Society is pleased to announce that the Grand Marshal for the 34th Annual Victorian Day Parade and Festival on May 12, 2012 is Jimmy Barrett, Host of “Richmond’s Morning News with Jimmy Barrett on WRVA” and Public Address Announcer for the Richmond Squirrels!
Jimmy Barrett is the Program Director for WRVA and before moving to Richmond, enjoyed many years as the Public Address Announcer for the Detroit Tigers at Tiger Stadium.
This is a wonderful opportunity to welcome one of Richmond’s most recognizable voices and personalitiesÂ to Bon Air.