"Try It" Activities

Trying it out... isn't that the whole idea of the Go Outside Festival? If you're looking to demo gear, this is your weekend! From bikes and boats to hammocks and tents, GO Fest is the place to be to test the toys!

Let your little ones test their skills on the Pixie Cross course!...
We are fortunate to have clean water; much of the world is not. Come see the...
Can you imagine not having a source of water nearby? Come learn the what the cost...
When searching for lost persons we search not just for the person, but for clues the person has been there. Test your observation skills and see...
Stop by the Deuter booth to guess the weight of a fully loaded backpack. Lucky winners get a special prize. See you there!...
Mountain 2 Island will be providing an Intro to Paddleboarding lesson several times throughout Go Fest weekend. This introductory class will...
Test your knowledge about reusables, compostables, recyclables and straight-up trash while sorting through trash from the GO Fest! Get dirty and...
Visit the Mountain Shepherd booth to tie some knots with us! Everyone needs a survival a bracelet and they are just fun to make. This event is...
Blue Ridge Axe Throwing is going mobile! We are bringing our new mobile throwing lane to GO Fest. Come try this safe and exciting sport, which has...
The sun is a natural source of thermal energy and the STEM Certificate Program at North Cross School is going to show you how to harness it to...
Think you got mad mechanic skills? Put them to the test. We'll be recording the fastest tire changing times through Saturday at 7PM. The top three...
“Huffy Toss” Challenge: The Huffy Toss Challenge is all the rage across the country for obvious reasons. Who wouldn’t want chuck kiddie...