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Ticket Sales and Sponsorships for 2022’s event have closed. You can still support our work by visiting our donation page to make a special gift.

Join us for the Friends’ 18th Annual Dinner and Auction on Saturday, September 24, at Fort Valley Nursery (1175 Hisey Ave, Woodstock, VA) from 5-8PM. A silent auction will run throughout the evening, and after dinner, guests can bid on their favorite live-auction items. Bid on special dining experiences, services, sporting goods, artwork, and more. Click here to check out some of the fabulous items we will have up for bid

Ticket Sales and Sponsorships for 2022 have Closed! Join us for next year’s event!

Hors d’Oeuvres and Dinner catered by Happenings Event Planning

Wine and beer included by Muse Vineyards, Third Hill Winery, Woodstock Brewhouse, and Box Office Brewery

Tickets: $70 individual; $125 per couple.

Individual sponsorships: River Hero ($1,500), Largemouth Bass ($1,000), Smallmouth Bass ($500), Great Blue Heron ($250).

A Night for the North Fork Sponsorship Levels and Benefits

Individual Sponsors:

River Hero: $1,500 or more and receive 6 Event Tickets + 4-seats at a Catered Picnic at Seven Bends State Park w/David Brotman and Tom Stevens)
Largemouth Bass: $1,000 or more and receive 6 Event Tickets .
Smallmouth Bass: $500 or more and receive 4 Event Tickets
Great Blue Heron: $250 or more and receive 2 Event Tickets.

Corporate sponsors:

Friend: $250, receive 2 Event Tickets to the event, plus Ad Promotions.
Partner: $500, receive 2 Event Tickets to the event, plus Ad Promotions.
Leader: $1,000, receive 4 Event Tickets to the event, plus Ad Promotions.
Champion: $2,500, receive 6 Event Tickets to the event, plus Ad Promotions.

Individual and Corporate Sponsorships made by August 15 will appear on the Night for the North Fork invitation sent to over 500 households.

All Sponsors will be recognized on event signage.

Corporate Sponsors will also receive recognition on our website, in our 12-monthly e-newsletters (reaching over 1,200 subscribers each), and in our semi-annual print newsletters (reaching nearly 600 households each).  Sponsors are thanked in our Facebook posts which reach up to 6,000 people per week, and our event postings were seen by over 200,000 North Fork enthusiasts last year!

A Big Thanks to Our 2022 Sponsors!

Corporate Sponsors

Champion: Muse Vineyards, Regulus Group

Leader: Bank of Clarke Foundation; Fort Valley Nursery; First Bank; Shenandoah Valley Property Maintenance Co; Team Abby Walters of Preslee Real Estate; Trex Company,

Partner: Cargill Meat Solutions; F&M Bank; LD&B Insurance and Financial Services; Mountain Mystic Trading Company; Perry Engineering Company; Rappahannock Electric Cooperative; Veterinary Diagnostic Pathology LLC

Friend: Bushong Contracting Corporation; Carmeuse Lime & Stone; Clark and Bradshaw, P.C.; Cheff Chiropractic Care PLLC;  Downriver Canoe Company; DuPont Community Credit Union; First Story LLC; Hadley Environmental; H.N. Funkhouser & Co.; RL Litten & Associates, Architects, LLC; Rodney Shepherd, Cetera Wealth Partners, Mount Jackson, Virginia; Seven Bends Nursery; Tidd’s Timberworks; Valley Health Shenandoah Memorial Hospital; Virginia Eagle Distributing; Yount, Hyde & Barbour

Individual Sponsors

River Hero: Robert Cline, Susan Moose, David Kaeuper and Brenda Bowman

Largemouth Bass: John and Jane Tesh, William A. Grillo, John Holmes

Smallmouth Bass: Jay Eiche and Tonya Harvey, Pat McKenna, Margaret Nelson, Jan Sommerfeldt

Great Blue Heron: Joan Anderson and Bruce Kinsey, Julia Beavers, David V. Brotman, Barbara and Judd Crapa, Rochelle Dornatt, Alice Findler, Mary Gessner, Barb and Warren Halvorson, Leah and David Jeffers, John and Carolyn Kreitzburg, Judith Marden and Jon Anderson, Mark H. and Teri S. Merrill, Suzanne Montgomery,  Jacob Mowry, Brenda Rawlings, Michael Rohrbaugh and Lucy Banks, Kevin and Jan Whalen, Stanley and Gayle Wellard, Brenda Young & Jim Mollenkopf

Detail of floor cloth by Kay Ely-Pierce for 2019 Auction.