Each year, the May Day Spring Festival marks the anniversary of Ridgefield First Saturdays, 2020 is the 5th Anniversary and we want to celebrate with you. To do so, we are adapting May Day Spring Festival to a virtual format. Tune in Saturday, May 2nd for events and activities that follow physical distancing but keep us connected as a community. Here is what you can expect from our Virtual May Day Spring Festival:
9AM: Start the day off on the right foot with a Wake Up Workout on Facebook Live with Tailored Fitness. Find it at Facebook.com/TailoredFitnessLLC
11AM: Celebrate the talents in the Ridgefield Community with a Virtual Talent Show. A compilation of community submissions will premiere on the City of Ridgefield Facebook Page at 11am. Watch it live and interact with your community in the comments. Visit Facebook.com/CityOfRidgefield
Talent show acts should be recorded in a less than one-minute video and sent via Facebook to City of Ridgefield or emailed to Events@ci.ridgefield.wa.us by 5PM Tuesday, April 28th (today) to be included.
NOON: Order Lunch via Delivery or Pick-Up from a local restaurant. Find a list of what is open at RidgefieldWa.us/coronavirus
1PM: Maypole Dance Video & First Saturday 5th Anniversary Celebration. Join us for another live premiere on the City of Ridgefield Facebook as we reminisce 5 years of Ridgefield First Saturday events with a photo slideshow! Find it at Facebook.com/CityOfRidgefield
ALL DAY: Check in at bit.ly/VirtualFirstSaturday anytime starting May 2nd for First Saturday activities that you can complete anytime, including:
Guide for supporting local farmers during this time,
Check-in video with the Ridgefield Garden Club,
Vote for your favorite Toilet Paper Inspired Digital Art Show and Contest with Ridgefield Art Association,
DIY Anniversary Cupcake Recipe and Decorating,
Downtown Mapping Scavenger Hunt, and May Baskets and flowers for pick-up in front of Ridgefield Community Library
May Day Flower Crown kit and instructions from Ridgefield Floral. Pick up a free flower crown kit no-contact in front of City Hall beginning Thursday, April 30 and find a tutorial at Facebook.com/RidgefieldFloral.
Finally, appreciate Downtown by visiting Facebook.com/RidgefieldMainStreet and participating in the First Saturday edition of their ‘Feel Good Fridays’ challenge.