Upcoming Events

Keep an eye here for events throughout the year.

Barn 4 Bingo

February 29, 2020
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Join the James River Horse Foundation for a lively night of bingo to benefit Barn 4! Come in from the cold and leap into the new year with a night of fun, games, and designer purse prizes!

Your first book of Bingo cards and a dauber are included with admission (20 games). Additional books will be available at the door.

Also included with admission are 2 drink tickets and light hors d'oeuvres, with additional drinks available for purchase!

Spring Open Barn

April 18, 2020
10:00am to 2:00pm

We are beyond excited about our first class of women at barn 4. They are setting the bar high for future classes, and we feel that they will take so much back into their communities upon release. There will be much to see at our Spring Open Barn on April 18!


Past Events

You've missed these events already, but keep an eye out for upcoming events! Many of these are annual occurrences!

Breeders Cup Happy Hour

November 3, 2018

Join us for a viewing of the Breeder's Cup Saturday races, culminating with the Classic! All races will be aired, and there will be lots of food, spirits, and fun!

TRF Angel Trees

December 2018

Our annual TRF Angel Trees will be set up in three local stores...the new Tractor Supply location in Rockville and Southern States in Goochland and Midlothian.

The trees will be up beginning December 1 at Tractor Supply and mid-December in Southern States.

Stop by and purchase feed, supplies, and goodies needed to take care of our herd! The horses thank you!

Annual Spring Open Barn

April 13, 2019

Our annual Spring Open Barn is a great time to come learn all about what we do! Spend time meeting some of our horses, as well as the men who care for them. Learn about how the program helps both the horses and the men. Tour our barn and learn about opportunities to help TRF at James River!

Annual Kentucky Derby Party

May 4, 2019

Come celebrate the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby with us! We return to The Wine Loft this year and will enjoy lots of food, drinks, racing, and fun!


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