Nature Nurtures | 3rd Annual Walk for Blandy
Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 8:30 am | Registration and Packet pickup begins at 7:30-8:15 am
  • Celebrate Fall at the State Arboretum of Virginia

    Purpose: To raise awareness of this invaluable green resource and refuge; to encourage healthy walking; and to raise funds to help support your State Arboretum.

    The State Arboretum, Blandy and the Foundation of the State Arboretum partner to support this special resource here in Clarke County, Virginia. The Arboretum is open 365 days a year. Just 20% of our annual support comes from the Commonwealth of Virginia, and your contributions matter. Thank you for your support!
  • Must match payment information.
  • Register only those for whom you will pay.

  • $20 per person through Oct 12, 2018 | $25 each on day of Walk
    Kids 12 and under FREE | Dogs welcome but must be on a leash (Doggie bags supplied-pickup after your pet)
  • FREE
  • Walk for Blandy Waiver and Release of Liability | Please read

    1. In recognition of the risk of injury while participating in the FOSA Walk for Blandy (Event), Saturday, October 13, 2018, and as consideration for the right to participate in the Event, I hereby for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, assigns, or personal representatives knowingly and voluntarily enter into this waiver and release of liability (Agreement) and hereby waive any and all rights, claims or causes of action of any kind whatsoever arising out of my participation in the event, and do hereby release and forever discharge FOSA Walk for Blandy and its affiliates, managers, members, agents, attorneys, employees, volunteers, heirs, representatives, predecessors, successors and assigns, business and its affiliates, managers, members, agents, attorneys, employees, volunteers, heirs, representatives, predecessors, successors and assigns, the event site and its agents, attorneys, employees, volunteers, heirs, representatives, predecessors, successors and assigns and all sponsors and/or beneficiaries of the FOSA Walk for Blandy (collectively Hosts) from any and all liability, claims, demands, damages, actions, or causes of action now existing or which hereinafter may arise as a result of my participation in the Event, whether any injury is caused by the negligence of the Hosts, the negligence of myself or third parties, the conditions of the course, or any other cause.

    2. I agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Hosts against any and all claims, suit or actions of any kind whatsoever for liability, damages, compensation or otherwise brought by me or anyone on my behalf, including attorneys fees, if litigation arises on account of claims made by me or anyone on my behalf.

    3. I attest that I am physically fit and have trained sufficiently for the Event, and that a licensed medical doctor has recently verified my physical condition. I will not knowingly push beyond my physical limits at any time during the Event.

    4. I recognize that various photographs, video recordings, and other media will be taken during the Event. I agree to grant the Hosts full permission to use any photographs, video recordings, or other media of the FOSA Walk for Blandy that contain my likeness for the purpose of promoting FOSA, the organization, or the Event, or for any purpose deemed appropriate by the organization.

    5. I acknowledge that this Agreement is the entire agreement between the Hosts and me, and that this Agreement cannot be modified or changed in any way by representations or statements of the Hosts or by me.

    6. I hereby declare that I have read and fully understand this Agreement in its entirety and that, by clicking below, I assent to all of the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement.
  • About Payment | Please Read

    Pay by check, or pay through our secure online payment. You may also call to pay by credit card, 540-837-1758 ext 224.

    Office Hours are Monday-Friday 1-5 pm. If prompted please leave voice mail with your phone number and the best time to call you back.

    Your registration is complete when we receive payment, the Fee Total is shown below. You will need this total in Step 2. Click Submit Registration and you will be redirected back to our website where you will click on the corresponding payment link for Special Events. (Please scroll down.)

    Terms: There are no refunds for donations, fundraising events, or membership payments. FOSA programs must sometimes be canceled or rescheduled due to poor weather or other conflicts. To check on the status of a program, call 540-837-1758 ext. 224 or 287, or check Blandy’s Facebook page. Refunds available for canceled and rescheduled programs.

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  • Please Note Your Registration Fee INCLUDES Nature Nurtures Admission.
  • Contact Us | Mailing Address

    Foundation of the State Arboretum
    Blandy Experimental Farm
    400 Blandy Farm Lane
    Boyce, Va 22620

    Office Hours: M-F, 1-5 pm
    Phone: 540-837-1758 Ext 224

    To complete your registration click "Submit Registration" button below.

    You will be emailed a copy of your registration.

    Remember, Nature Nurtures Admission is included in your registration fee. Select the Pay Now button for Special Events on the next screen

    If paying by Check, thank you. Exit the next screen after you click Submit Registration below.