This weekend will mark the 16th annual Ramble Weekend. Festivities begin on friday night with the always popular Blackwater Blackout, then continue on saturday with the Pigg River Rumble 5k and the famous Pigg River Ramble Race and Fun Float, before concluding on sunday morning with the relaxing Breakfast on the Blackwater.
The Blackwater Blackout will begin at 5pm Friday evening with registration and music provided by Septh Custer and the Papa Tom Band.
Saturday, the Pigg River Rumble kicks off the morning at 9am, with Pigg River Ramble registration beginning at 11am, a mandatory safety meeting will soon follow and racers will enter the water at 1pm. Awards for this event will take place between 5 and 6pm with special music by the Mason Creek Band concluding the evening.
Ramble Weekend concludes on sunday morning with the Breakfast on the Blackwater. Check in is at 8:30am with breakfast served by the Hub Restraunt.
Each event will cost $20 or the weekend package for just $40. Ages 12 and under are free.
For more information visist www.playfranklincounty.com or call 540-483-9293.