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Folks enjoyed annual Fork and Cork Festival

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BLACKSBURG (WSLS10) - On Saturday, crowds came out to enjoy good food and wine, despite the wet weather. This is the 8th year for the "Fork and Cork Festival" and funds raised from the event go to The Blacksburg Partnership.

The non-profit organization focuses on projects that attract visitors and future retail shops to Blacksburg. Over 18 wineries participated in the event.

"It's great we've been doing this for eight years now people love to come to it, we love to see them here it's a really fun day we have artist we have music on the stage we have great food, really a great time," Diane Akers, President of The Blacksburg Partnership said.

WSLS 10's Dawn Jefferies was the emcee of the event.