September 6th 7th & 8th

📍 Downtown Hopewell & City Park

📍 Hopewell Marina

📍 Appomattox Manor

Fishing Tournament ✧ Live Music ✧ Family Friendly
5 & Dime Motorcycle Ride ✧ Vendors & Libations

Fishing Tournament
Live Music
Family Friendly
5 & Dime Motorcycle Ride
Vendors & Libations

Festival Information

Fishing Registration

Sponsorship Information

Friday Sept. 6th

Bass Fishing Tournament at the Hopewell City Marina 

  • Registration
  • Last Boat Out

Pontoon Boat Rides from the Marina

  • TBD

Tribute Concert in Downtown

  • Live Music: Magnolia and Friends (6-9PM)
  • Beer Tent

Saturday Sept. 7th

Motorcycle Ride of the VA 5&Dime

  • Pre-registration  
  • Registration at American Legion Post 146 (8-9:30am)
  • Last Bike Out (10AM)

All-Day Street Festival in Downtown Hopewell (12 – 8pm) featuring vendors, food trucks, wine and beer, and participation by civic groups and local businesses.

  • Live Music: Sounds Funny (12-3PM)
  • Sports and cheer relays and contests with student athletes above City Park (12-6PM)
  • Free Paddling and Kayaking from City Park (12-6PM)
  • Motorcycle Return Parade into Downtown (3PM)
  • Boat Parade from the Marina into Downtown (~3:15PM)
  • Fishing Tournament Weigh-In in front of the stage (3:30-5PM) with an MC and DJ
  • Live Music: The Jangling Reinharts (5-9PM)

Sunday Sept. 8th

Community Day at Appomattox Manor (10AM – 4PM) 

  • Enjoy tours of the grounds and historic properties by National Park Service staff
  • BYOPicnic and mingle with your neighbors at this beautiful site
  • Live music: acoustic performance