Information for Megafest 2019 coming soon!




MegaFest (Virginia Festival of Life)

Megafest/Festival of Life (FOL) is a great opportunity for teens to explore and use the gifts that God has given them while having a blast hanging out with teens from all across the Virginia District! Students in grades 6th-12th may compete with others teens from around Virginia in a variety of team events, music, arts & crafts, and more!

You will get the opportunity to watch your peers perform, compete, and just have great time hanging out together for the weekend!


Megafest (Festival of Life) will be from Friday, November 16th - Saturday, November 17th at Harrisonburg First Church of the Nazarene (1871 Boyers Rd, Harrisonburg, VA 22801)!

General Times:

Check-in 5:00pm - 7:00pm (Fri)

Opening Ceremony 7:30pm (Fri)

Morning Devo 9:00am (Sat)

On-Site Lunch @ Noon (Sat)

Closing Ceremony 4:00pm (Sat)

Dinner on your own on both Fri and Sat

Schedule of Events To Be Determined


$50 General Registration Cost (Includes VA FOL T-shirt, snack on Friday night, 1 night hotel lodging, Breakfast at hotel, and Lunch on Saturday)

$20 Local Registration Cost NO HOTEL (Includes VA FOL T-shirt, snack on Friday night, and Lunch on Saturday)

There is a $5 Late Registration Fee after Saturday, November 3rd. This late fee is to encourage everyone to register as soon as possible so we can have a rough estimate of how many hotel rooms we will need.

What can I compete in?

Team Events:

Men’s and Women’s Basketball

Men’s and Women’s Soccer

Women’s Volleyball

Dodgeball (co-ed)

Math/Science Quizzing

Table Tennis


Ultimate Frisbee (co-ed)

Running (co-ed)

Christian Communication (something that communicates the Christian message):

Men’s and Women’s Vocal Solo

Vocal Group

Vocal Choir

Instrumental Solo

Keyboard Solo

Instrumental Group

Band Group



Interpretive Worship (Spoken)

Interpretive Worship (Movement)



Drawings and Prints


Creative Writing


Still Photography

Digital Media (Video Editing)

Timothy and Heather Sluss

megafest (va fol) directors

Heather and I are so excited to begin serving as your new VA NYI FOL Directors! Mark Brown has passed the baton onto us this year and is helping us out with the transition into leadership.

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