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4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Exton County Park


The 727 acre Exton Park is jointly owned by the County of Chester and West Whiteland Township. These two organizations, along with Team CMMDTMACC and the Chester County Library are working together to celebrate and explore our trails, community and all their resources at this event!

5K Natural Trail Run & 1 Mile Walk

This run begins on the Chester Valley Trail then winds through the terrain of Exton Park Site. Proceeds benefit the Team CMMD Foundation to help local cancer patients and their families. All ages are welcome to participate.
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Join us for

  • StoryWalk Trail Dedication, 4:15 PM
  • Youth Bike Rodeo, 4 - 6 PM
    Children will learn the basics of riding a bike safely with this fun course. Included is a free bike check-up and helmet fitting. Participants must bring their own bike and a helmet to ride the course.
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4 - 8 PM
  • Rock Wall
  • Touch-A-Truck & Safety Trailer
  • Family Activities & Games
  • Archery
  • Orienteering & Geocaching
  • Face Painting
  • Petting Zoo
  • Vendors, Exhibitors & Music
  • Food Vendors - Rita's Italian Ice, Bucktown Grille, Foltz's Pretzels

Participating Organizations & Vendors

as of May 18, 2017

  • Chester County Facilities & Parks
  • West Whiteland Township
  • Chester County Library
  • Team CMMD Foundation
  • Transportation Management Association of Chester County
  • Chester County Department of Emergency Services
  • Chester County Health Department
  • Chester County Planning Commission
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  • West Whiteland Fire Company
  • East Whiteland Fire & Ambulance
  • Tredyffrin Township Police
  • Friends of Chester Valley Trail
  • To Love a Canine Rescue
  • Impact Chiropractic
  • Robert E Little's
  • Bike Line of Exton
  • Horseshoe Trail Conservancy
  • Search & Rescue Dogs of PA
  • Eagle Club - West Chester
  • Crime Victims' Center of Chester County
  • Chester County Beekeepers
  • Hybrid Cycles
  • Arnold's Family Fun Center
  • Pop In Kids Club
  • Dancivity
  • Brandywine YMCA
  • Uwchlan Ambulance
  • Safety Trailer
  • MyGym Children's Fitness
  • Doylestown Rock Gym
  • Stowe Archers
  • Treehouse World Archery Tag
  • Juice Plus
  • The Jewelry Cart
  • Ten Inch Smile
  • Sew Creative
  • Pinot's Palette
  • Mid Atlantic Multi-Sport
  • Summit Fitness Club
  • Chester County Dentistry for Kids
  • Print a Pot
  • Penn Medicine Valley Forge
  • Navigate Life Coaching, LLC
  • Delaware County Community College
  • US Representative Ryan Costello
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Free parking is located at the Valley Creek Corporate Center on Valley Creek Blvd. Wagon shuttles to and from the park will be available, or enjoy approximately 1/4 mile walk to the event site.

Handicap parking is located at the Chester County Trailhead located adjacent to the park. 
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About the Trail Partnership

The Chester Valley Trail project is a partnership that involves inter-agency cooperation on many levels, including local, state and federal governments, area businesses and local residents, all committed to seeing it through to completion. The trail, in its multiple phases, affects the municipalities of East Caln, East and West Whiteland and Tredyffrin Townships and Downingtown Borough in Chester County, as well as Upper Merion Township and Bridgeport and Norristown Boroughs in Montgomery County. There is currently 13.5 miles of trail open in Chester County.

About the Park Partnership

In June 1994, the Chester County Commissioners and the West Whiteland Township Supervisors jointly purchased 727 acres of land from the Church Farm School in heavily developed eastern Chester County to become a future park site, now referred to as Exton ParkFocusing on open space preservation as well as the recreational needs of a rapidly growing community, the Township and County developed a Memorandum of Understanding outlining the details of the sale as well as a commitment to mutual cooperation in the park planning process.

The County portion includes the Chester Valley Trail, facilities and playground. The Township's property houses Pennypacker House, three multi-use fields, and the mowed pathways and trails surrounding the pond.

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