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March 18, 2023


Join us on Saturday, March 18, 2023, as we travel to Highland County, “Virginia’s Switzerland,” for their 63rd annual Maple Festival. This unique celebration has been designated a local legacy by the Library of Congress. Sugar camp tours provide a unique and educational glimpse of a rapidly vanishing way of American life. We will view the process of tapping maple trees for syrup making.

We will enjoy a hot breakfast made by the Amish and enjoy the Maple Syrup.

Festival Fare includes food vendors with local specialties, over 160 quality artists and crafters, clogging groups, folk singers and storytellers.

PRICE PER PERSON: $129. The full amount is due when the reservation is made. Seats on the bus are assigned in the order that payment is received.

PRICE INCLUDES: Roundtrip motor coach transportation, an Amish pancake breakfast, Arts and Crafts Show downtown, sugar camp tour and a tour host.

DEPARTURE TIME AND LOCATIONS: The bus will depart at5:00 a.m. from Dublin, VA; at 5:20 a.m. from Hardee’s, Exit 118, Christiansburg, VA; at 5:40 a.m. from Food Lion, Exit 137, Salem, VA; at 6:00 a.m. from the Clearbrook Walmart, Route 220, Roanoke, VA; and at 6:25 a.m. from the Bonsack Walmart, Route 460, Roanoke, VA. Return time is around 8:15 p.m. to Roanoke.

CANCELLATION POLICY: The trip is based on a minimum amount of paid participants by February 28, 2023. Should we cancel the trip, a full refund will be given. If you cancel before February 28, a refund less $30 service fee will be issued. After February 28, 2023, there will be no refunds.

RESERVATIONS: Send the completed registration form below along with a check in the amount of $129 per person made payable to Roanoke Tours, Inc., 3531 Peters Creek Road, # 507, Roanoke, VA 24019. For further information, call (540) 366-2888 or email: erniedale@aol.com

Highlands Maple Festival 3-18-23


March 18, 2023