The 15th Annual Smith Mountain Lake Fall Chili and Craft Festival is scheduled for Saturday, November 4th, and area participants are prepping their entries in hopes of taking home the top prize. Held at Bridgewater Plaza and accessible by car or boat, this event gives guests the chance to sample chili from a number of… [read more]
Stargazing at Poplar Forest, scheduled for Saturday, October 28th at 7pm, is a guided exploration of the night sky the south lawn of the president’s famous retreat. Led by Dr. Neal Sumerlin, the former director of the Belk Astronomical Observatory at the Claytor Nature Study Center at Lynchburg College, this event studies Saturn and other… [read more]
If you love the great outdoors, then mark your calendar for Roanoke’s 2017 Go Fest, a celebration of all the outdoor activities that Southwest Virginians adore. The event, sponsored by Anthem, has a schedule chock full of events and demonstrations pertaining to recreational activities that are popular in our area, such as hiking, biking, and… [read more]
The 2017 Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival will take place Saturday, September 23rd and Sunday, September 24th at Crazy Horse Marina. This marks the second year that the event has taken place on waterfront property. Widely known as the area’s most popular event, the SML Wine Festival hosts 29 Virginia wineries and over 85 food… [read more]
Putting your home on the market requires more than taking a few photos and sticking a sign in the lawn. The real estate market is incredibly competitive, and if you want house hunters to hone in on your property rather than your neighbors down the street, then it’s time to get serious about selling your… [read more]
As a professional realtor and resident of Smith Mountain Lake for more than two decades, I have a lot of information that I know you’ll find useful. If you’re thinking about retiring, moving to, or buying a family vacation home on SML, you’ll find everything you need in this free resource. Enjoy!