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We have a lot to offer here at Beagle Ridge Herb Farm! Our gardens, featuring lavender (the 2020 plant of the year), are here for you to enjoy. We also offer hiking trails, a walk-through the butterfly house, numerous workshops on a variety of topics and a gift shop… Read More
Start your trip at the Bedford Welcome Center at 816 Burks Hill Road (Highway 460 & 122 – near the D-Day Memorial) in Bedford, Virginia. We’ll help you select attractions and accommodations to suit your tastes. Visit online at destinationbedfordva.com or call us at (540) 587-5681 or toll free… Read More
Big Walker Lookout – Observation tower, scenic views, hiking trails, cafe and craft/novelty shop. Book Signings by Local Authors, Craft & Artisan Demonstrations and Live Music on the Porch on weekends May through October. Exit the Parkway at Milepost 199.5 in Fancy Gap and take US 52 North past Wytheville. Open… Read More
The Best Pick In Virginia, the City of Galax, is located on VA Route 58  just 10 miles West of I-77 Exit 14. Experience a live radio show each Friday night from the Rex Theater, plus our downtown shops and area museum, the New River Trail, August Old Fiddler’s… Read More
Perfectly situated where Skyline Drive, Blue Ridge Parkway, and Appalachian Trail meet, Waynesboro, VA, offers travelers a getaway as relaxing or adventurous as their tastes. Waynesboro Fall Foliage Art show and festival, Sunday Oct. 9, 2016. (Photo by Norm Shafer). The South River, one of two urban trout fisheries… Read More
Stop at Fancy Gap Cabins & Campground for ice cream, sodas, snacks, souvenirs and a selfie at the Blue Ridge Parkway’s only official Virginia LOVE sign (Milepost 202.6). Stay in a cabin, motel, tent or RV, and enjoy stellar sunsets, star-filled nights, mountain views, hiking, shopping, wineries, the Blue… Read More
Floyd Center for the Arts – From Parkway Milepost 165.3, go North on Route 8 for 5.5 miles to 220 Parkway Lane. Galleries, concerts, open studio, gift shop, classes for children and adults, artisan trail, special events and more. (866) 787-8806. Read More
Nestled along the foothills of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, Franklin County boasts communities that continue to value their farms, forests, waterways and cultural heritage. Home grown music, outdoor adventure and cultural exploration are just a sampling of what Franklin County, Virginia is all about! Experience a jam session along… Read More
The Friends of Southwest Virginia helps localities, businesses, individuals, artists, nonprofits and entrepreneurs mobilize and succeed. Visit us at the SWVA Cultural Center in Abingdon, Virginia to see some of the region’s best artisans, music, and learn about all the outdoor adventures throughout the SW VA region. Read More
Visit Harrisonburg, Virginia, in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley, where the sun always rises over Shenandoah National Park and sets over the George Washington National Forest, a place of exquisite local cuisine and hand-crafted beer, a recognized bronze cycling destination, with friendly people and a cool small-town vibe. Read More