Mega Fest

MegaFest 2021 is coming up on November 19-20 at the Virginia Nazarene Retreat Center!

Click here to register:

Registration Cost:

September: $70 per person

October-November: $75 per person

MegaFest is a Fall Retreat for the VA NYI that gives teens an opportunity to compete in sports and share their talents in many other areas such as singing, performing, arts, communications, photography, and more!

The purpose of MegaFest on every level is connecting students to Christ and connecting students with their talents and interests for the sake of the Kingdom.


  • Volleyball, Soccer, Basketball, Dodgeball, Ultimate Frisbee, and Ping Pong.


  • Vocal Solo, Vocal Group, Choir, Instrumental Solo, Instrumental Group, Band, Creative Writing, Poetry, Painting, Sculpture, Crafts, Drawings, Photography, Drama, Puppetry, Digital Media and Interpretive Worship.

Arts and Crafts Form

Bubba's Joes & Snos!

Bubba’s Joes & Snos is a new coffee shop that is local to Dillwyn, VA and just opened this year. We are so excited to announce to you all that they will be partnering with us at MegaFest 2021 to sell their products at the event!

There are going to be lots of happy caffeinated

teens (and leaders 😉) at MegaFest this year!

Register now and join us on November 19th & 20th at the

Virginia Nazarene Retreat Center!

MegaFest 2021 Speaker

Matt Ryba is the lead pastor at Calvary Church in Annandale, VA. Matt is married to his wife, Laura, and they have 2 little girls. Prior to serving at Calvary, Matt and his family served as missionaries in the city of Chicago, IL as well as a youth pastor on the Virginia District. Matt is passionate about the local church and the call to make disciples of all nations and AGES!


Timothy and Heather Sluss

megafest (va fol) directors

Heather and I have a huge passion for Eastern Nazarene College and Festival of Life. We can't wait to help get Virginia more connected with this incredible event. If you have any questions or are interested in being a part of VA FOL leadership, please contact us!



Phone: (703) 232-9967