River Ramble from Afar:
Virtual Auction Starts July 11
The RCA’s mission is to bring community together for good cause and celebration. This year would have marked the 50th celebration of the River Ramble and we are dedicated to bringing a little of that joy to Rowayton, albeit from afar. The RCA is pleased to announce River Ramble from Afar 2020 with a goal to bring River Ramble to our community through the events that make the ramble so special, combined with an online auction to help us continue to fundraise so our community involvement does not miss a beat in these difficult times.
During July 11th-13th, the RCA will host an online auction and some special surprises to bring the River Ramble to your home. Imagine the best of the River Ramble from afar with us as we auction experiences such as the following;
- An oyster shucking experience for your next small gathering.
- A private booking of an amazing local band for your next backyard celebration.
- A private visit for 8 people to the Pied Piper Zoo, ride horses, pet animals, make a day of it.
- A giant water slide to keep the kids busy in the backyard or for your next party.
- Secure a visit from the ‘Beer Boys’ bringing joy and spirits to your backyard party and your own set of commemorative Rowayton pint glasses for your bar.
- A ‘Grill Boys’ package including the finest meats from Darien Butcher Shop.
- A boat tour to enjoy the new and improved Green’s Ledge Lighthouse.
- Local art from Rowayton residents.
- An online version of our beloved Cake Walk, and a few more surprises!
- A round of golf and baseball chat with Hall of Famer and Rowayton resident Ron Darling.
- Santa visits your home!
It wouldn’t be the River Ramble without our annual unveiling of an exciting T-Shirt design and this year’s will not disappoint. Online, you will be able to purchase the River Ramble from Afar commemorative T-Shirt, sun shirts, hats and roadie cups with your donation to the RCA.
Please mark your calendars for July 11th when River Ramble from Afar 2020 goes live and help us keep the spirit of this special event alive while continuing to fundraise for the events that make Rowayton one of a kind as well as continue to give back to local non-profits, schools and community strengthening initiatives.
Because community is our life jacket in the stormy sea of life…
River Ramble from Afar