Pleasant Grove is a lovely 960 acre site located near the town of Palmyra. Anchoring the western end of the Heritage Trail leading to the Village Park, Pleasant Grove was purchased by the county of Fluvanna to use as a recreation and governmental facility area. The mansion, Pleasant Grove, is the former home of the Haden family, and future plans include restoration of the house. Trails provide access to the river and recreational facilities include a ball field, amphitheater and picnic area,<p> Each fall on the 2nd Saturday in October the site hosts OLD FARM DAYS, a tribute to a by gone way of life. A Great experience for young and young-at-heart.<p> For more information about the facility call the Fluvanna County Parks and Recreation Department at (434) 842-3150.
- Child Friendly:
An antique tractor pull, jalapeno eating contest, sheep shearing, popular displays in the Virginia Farm Bureau Women’s Home Arts buildings; bull riding and barrel racing are among the entertainment in store for visitors. Discover all sorts of fun and fabulous events including delicious fair foods to savor; thrilling competitions; 4-H livestock... more