The 14th Annual Come Home to a Franklin County Christmas will be taking place on December 1st in Downtown Rocky Mount from 5:30p-9p. The event is held annually on the first Friday in December and is organized by the Community Partnership for Revitalization. The event includes a full schedule of events including a parade, Christmas… [read more]
The National D-Day Memorial in Bedford will be hosting a Veterans Day Observance Ceremony on Saturday, November 11th from 10am-12p. The program will feature music, guest speakers, recognition of veterans, and dedication of the latest installment of Veterans bricks. Admission for this event is free until 12p, and guests are asked to bring their own… [read more]
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]
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