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Firefly Festival returns

The annual Firefly Festival returns to High Bridge Trail State Park Friday, June 18 and Saturday, June 19 from 9 to 11 p.m. The entrance for the event is at 1466 Camp Paradise Road in Rice. This is the only entrance for the event.

Learn about these bioluminescent beetles, view insect collections, and more. All activities will take place on High Bridge. Parking for the event will be at the Camp Paradise entrance.

Tickets must be purchased in advance. No tickets will be sold at the gate. Tickets are $10 per person (non-refundable). This is a rain or shine event.

Tickets are limited to 200 persons per night. All persons attending must present a valid ticket to gain entry. For more information please visit www.virginiastateparks.gov or call (434) 315-0457.