Wednesday, February 13, 2013

April 17th: Major Political Stump Event of the Year

Some call this event the biggest political event of the year.
It is a long standing tradition in Virginia.

April 17th, 2 PM till 6:30 PM
Wakefield, VA

Are you ready for Spring?

Spring is just around the corner and so is
the 65th Annual "Spring Rite of Virginia Politics"!

Tickets to the 2013 Shad Planking are now available for purchase through our website and by mail!  Continuing in 2013, all online orders will be immediately available for printing as an e-Ticket.  No more waiting for the mail to arrive!  Simply order, print and present at the gate.  Order your tickets early as this year is certain to be another great event. 

Order Tickets Now!

  • Tickets are limited and will be distributed on a first come basis.
  • Ticket Price is $25 each prior to the day of Shad Planking.
  • Each person attending must have a ticket.

For additional information on the 65th Annual Shad Planking, please visit

All of the funds raised from Shad Planking are utilized for furthering the community service mission of the Wakfield Ruritan Club and are invested within the Wakefield Community to support such community organizations as Wakefield Youth Baseball/SoftballWakefield Foundation, Wakefield Fire Department, Rescue Squads, Wakefield Food Pantries, Tidewater Academy, 4-H and many others.