Events

3 Dec, 2020
Looking Back: Photography of Early Washington County VA
From a waterfall tumbling down Toole’s Creek to a misty morning on an early Abingdon Main Street to the dormered
26 Jan, 2021
21st Appalachian Festival of Plays and Playwrights
Barter Theatre will be holding their 21st annual Appalachian Festival of Plays and Playwrights online. The event is scheduled to
30 Jan, 2021
Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver at the Harvester
With nearly 40 albums to their credit, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver are 7-time winners of IBMA’s Vocal Group of the
6 Feb, 2021
An Evening with Amy Grant at the Harvester
Amy Grant put Contemporary Christian Music on the map, becoming the first CCM artist to have a platinum record, the
27 Feb, 2021
Finding Presence in Mindfulness Day Retreat
*Due to Covid this retreat was moved from December.   Art of Mindfulness and Finding Presence. What is Mindfulness?What is
11 Mar, 2021
Harvester Performance Center hosts Southern Culture On The Skids
Southern Culture On The Skids has been consistently recording and touring around the world since its inception in 1983, when
3 Apr, 2021
Free Screenings of “Lawless”
Set in Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia, a trio of bootlegging brothers are threatened by authorities angling for a cut of
10 Apr, 2021
Byrne and Kelly at the Harvester Performance Center
What began as Celtic Thunder’s Neil Byrne and Ryan Kelly performing a series of shows together called ‘Acoustic By Candlelight’
14 Apr, 2021
Amanda Shires Atmosphereless Tour w/ Jade Jackson
“It’s all rock & roll – no golf!” is how singer/songwriter/violinist Amanda Shires describes her electrifying fifth album, To The
16 Apr, 2021
Rosanne Cash at The Harvester Performance Center
One of the country’s pre-eminent singer/songwriters, Rosanne Cash has released 15 albums of extraordinary songs that have earned four GRAMMY
17 Apr, 2021
Highlands Writers Fair
Area writers will participate in the second annual Highlands Writers Fair, sponsored by the Friends of the Washington County Public
27 May, 2021
The Crooked Road Open Jam at the SWVA Cultural Center
The Crooked Road Open Jam at the Southwest Virginia Cultural Center is an informal musical gathering on the 1st, 3rd, 4th and
29 May, 2021
Gathering in the Gap Music Festival
Celebrate Southwest Virginia’s rich tradition of old-time, bluegrass, blues and Americana music. Legendary country music star Crystal Gayle will be
3 Jun, 2021
Clinch River Days Festival
Every year the town of St. Paul comes alive with the flavors of the region during Clinch River Days. Highlights
18 Jun, 2021
Dark Desert Eagles- The Ultimate Eagles Tribute
#1 Tribute To America’s Greatest Rock Band, The Eagles With 5 #1 singles, 5 Grammy Awards, 5 American Music Awards
22 Jun, 2021
Brian Culbertson – The XX Tour at the Harvester
Over the course of crafting a 20-album catalogue and architecting more than 30 Billboard No. 1 singles as a multi-instrumentalist,
26 Jun, 2021
Go With The Flow Music & Brewfest
Creek Bottom Brewing is kicking off summer by hosting over a DOZEN BREWERIES at the 3rd annual Go With The
4 Jul, 2021
Tazewell 4th of July Celebration
Gather the entire family for a patriotic evening as the Town of Tazewell celebrates the 4th of July.  This annual
16 Jul, 2021
Drums of the Painted Mountain Pow Wow
Open to the public and hosted by Southwest Community College, Drums of the Painted Mountain Pow Wow is an annual
6 Sep, 2021
Annual Coal Miners Reunion-Pocahontas
The Coal Miners’ Reunion is sponsored by Historic Pocahontas, Inc. (HPI) and serves as a tribute to miners and railroad
10 Sep, 2021
Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion in Historic Downtown Bristol, VA-TN! The award-winning Bristol Rhythm &
18 Sep, 2021
New River Trail Challenge Triathlon
We regret to announce that the 2020 New River Trail Challenge has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We
25 Sep, 2021
Burkes Garden Fall Festival
Come and celebrate Tazewell County’s agricultural heritage with homemade food, home-grown produce, handmade crafts and hands-on farm demonstrations in the
25 Sep, 2021
MRV Grape Stomp Harvest Festival
Hayrides through the vineyard, homemade luncheon, our grape stomp contest, take a selfie with Elvis or Mac the Bear and
2 Oct, 2021
Oktobrewfest
Oktobrewfest is an annual event held the first Saturday of October on historic Main Street Tazewell, Virginia.  The festival features
30 Oct, 2021
Halloween Murder Mystery Dinner Show
Join us for a delicious dinner & death! Help us investigate one of our hilarious murder mysteries or play along
31 Oct, 2021
Safe Halloween Activities
Halloween Fun for the Family in Downtown Galax!  Music, games, prizes, activities for the family and of course lots of
3 Dec, 2021
Frontier Christmas
To celebrate the holiday the pioneer way, Crab Orchard Museum welcomes the public to Frontier Christmas, featuring an evening of