Visit Patrick County Events https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org Visit Patrick County Events Sat, 23 Feb 2019 05:20:01 EST HD CMS en daily 1 https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1735 Ararat Community Watch https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1735 Thursday, 28 February 2019 19:00:00 EST The Ararat Community Watch, Ararat Ruritan Building, 4711 Ararat Hwy, Ararat, VA 24053  is held every 3rd   month on the 4th Thursday. Host Deputy for Ararat Community  Watch is Rob Martin. Sheriff  D Smith gives updates, and there is The Ararat Community Watch, Ararat Ruritan Building, 4711 Ararat Hwy, Ararat, VA 24053  is held every 3rd   month on the 4th Thursday. Host Deputy for Ararat Community  Watch is Rob Martin. Sheriff  D Smith gives updates, and there is a special guest for each meeting.   Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1779 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1779 Friday, 01 March 2019 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNITY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes from Blue Ridge Parkway (Mabry's Mill) Meadows of Dan (Primland) Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airy, WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNITY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes from Blue Ridge Parkway (Mabry's Mill) Meadows of Dan (Primland) Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airy, NC (Mayberry). Will Gap Community  Center has been jamming successfully for over (20) twenty years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Acoustic instruments are playing  Bluegrass,  Country, Old-time, and Gospel.  Founder,  Mr. Ottto Hiatt is Director of the Jam. He plays the Large Base.  Assistant Director Les Edgell. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds go to the Willis Gap Community Center, The Willis Gap Community Center is available for rent to families, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;  Family Friendly, bring your friends, and neighbors for good Music, food, 50/50 drawing,  DANCING IS PERMITTED.  SOUTHERN  HOSPITALITY  AT  IT'S  BEST!!! To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** AFFILIATED PARTNER OF THE CROOKED ROAD ** Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1780 Willis Gap Community Center Big Country Breakfast https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1780 Saturday, 02 March 2019 07:00:00 EST Willis Gap Community Center, 144 The Hollow Road, Ararat, VA 24053.   Big Country Breakfast, 1st Saturday of each month, 7:00 am till 10:00 am.  Donations excepted. Serving:  Country Ham, Bacon, Sausage, Gravy, Biscuits, Eggs. Buckwheat and Willis Gap Community Center, 144 The Hollow Road, Ararat, VA 24053.   Big Country Breakfast, 1st Saturday of each month, 7:00 am till 10:00 am.  Donations excepted. Serving:  Country Ham, Bacon, Sausage, Gravy, Biscuits, Eggs. Buckwheat and buttermilk pancakes, apples, Coffee, juice, and sodas.    A few miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway, Meadows of Dan, (Primland) and about 7 miles from  (Mayberry) Mount Airy, NC 27030,   Hometown of Andy Griffith.  Family friendly, and southern hospitality at its best. All proceeds go to repair and upkeep of Community Building.   Contact Number:  276 251 8548,   276 692 6561  Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1781 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1781 Friday, 08 March 2019 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNITY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes from Blue Ridge Parkway (Mabry's Mill) Meadows of Dan (Primland) Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airy, WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNITY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes from Blue Ridge Parkway (Mabry's Mill) Meadows of Dan (Primland) Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airy, NC (Mayberry). Will Gap Community  Center has been jamming successfully for over (20) twenty years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Acoustic instruments are playing  Bluegrass,  Country, Old-time, and Gospel.  Founder,  Mr. Ottto Hiatt is Director of the Jam. He plays the Large Base.  Assistant Director Les Edgell. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds go to the Willis Gap Community Center, The Willis Gap Community Center is available for rent to families, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;  Family Friendly, bring your friends, and neighbors for good Music, food, 50/50 drawing,  DANCING IS PERMITTED.  SOUTHERN  HOSPITALITY  AT  IT'S  BEST!!! To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** AFFILIATED PARTNER OF THE CROOKED ROAD ** Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1782 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1782 Friday, 15 March 2019 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNITY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes from Blue Ridge Parkway (Mabry's Mill) Meadows of Dan (Primland) Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airy, WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNITY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes from Blue Ridge Parkway (Mabry's Mill) Meadows of Dan (Primland) Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airy, NC (Mayberry). Will Gap Community  Center has been jamming successfully for over (20) twenty years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Acoustic instruments are playing  Bluegrass,  Country, Old-time, and Gospel.  Founder,  Mr. Ottto Hiatt is Director of the Jam. He plays the Large Base.  Assistant Director Les Edgell. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds go to the Willis Gap Community Center, The Willis Gap Community Center is available for rent to families, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;  Family Friendly, bring your friends, and neighbors for good Music, food, 50/50 drawing,  DANCING IS PERMITTED.  SOUTHERN  HOSPITALITY  AT  IT'S  BEST!!! To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** AFFILIATED PARTNER OF THE CROOKED ROAD ** Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1783 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1783 Friday, 22 March 2019 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNITY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes from Blue Ridge Parkway (Mabry's Mill) Meadows of Dan (Primland) Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airy, WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNITY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes from Blue Ridge Parkway (Mabry's Mill) Meadows of Dan (Primland) Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airy, NC (Mayberry). Will Gap Community  Center has been jamming successfully for over (20) twenty years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Acoustic instruments are playing  Bluegrass,  Country, Old-time, and Gospel.  Founder,  Mr. Ottto Hiatt is Director of the Jam. He plays the Large Base.  Assistant Director Les Edgell. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds go to the Willis Gap Community Center, The Willis Gap Community Center is available for rent to families, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;  Family Friendly, bring your friends, and neighbors for good Music, food, 50/50 drawing,  DANCING IS PERMITTED.  SOUTHERN  HOSPITALITY  AT  IT'S  BEST!!! To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** AFFILIATED PARTNER OF THE CROOKED ROAD ** Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1784 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1784 Friday, 29 March 2019 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNITY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes from Blue Ridge Parkway (Mabry's Mill) Meadows of Dan (Primland) Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airy, WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNITY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes from Blue Ridge Parkway (Mabry's Mill) Meadows of Dan (Primland) Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airy, NC (Mayberry). Will Gap Community  Center has been jamming successfully for over (20) twenty years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Acoustic instruments are playing  Bluegrass,  Country, Old-time, and Gospel.  Founder,  Mr. Ottto Hiatt is Director of the Jam. He plays the Large Base.  Assistant Director Les Edgell. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds go to the Willis Gap Community Center, The Willis Gap Community Center is available for rent to families, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;  Family Friendly, bring your friends, and neighbors for good Music, food, 50/50 drawing,  DANCING IS PERMITTED.  SOUTHERN  HOSPITALITY  AT  IT'S  BEST!!! To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** AFFILIATED PARTNER OF THE CROOKED ROAD ** Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1785 Willis Gap Community Center Big Country Breakfast https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1785 Saturday, 06 April 2019 07:00:00 EST Willis Gap Community Center, 144 The Hollow Road, Ararat, VA 24053.   Big Country Breakfast, 1st Saturday of each month, 7:00 am till 10:00 am.  Donations excepted. Serving:  Country Ham, Bacon, Sausage, Gravy, Biscuits, Eggs. Buckwheat and Willis Gap Community Center, 144 The Hollow Road, Ararat, VA 24053.   Big Country Breakfast, 1st Saturday of each month, 7:00 am till 10:00 am.  Donations excepted. Serving:  Country Ham, Bacon, Sausage, Gravy, Biscuits, Eggs. Buckwheat and buttermilk pancakes, apples, Coffee, juice, and sodas.    A few miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway, Meadows of Dan, (Primland) and about 7 miles from  (Mayberry) Mount Airy, NC 27030,   Hometown of Andy Griffith.  Family friendly, and southern hospitality at its best. All proceeds go to repair and upkeep of Community Building.   Contact Number:  276 251 8548,   276 692 6561  Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1766 Introduction to Photography @ PHCC Stuart Site https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1766 Saturday, 06 April 2019 09:00:00 EST Certified Professional Photographer Rick Dawson will show you the basics of digital photography in this fun, hands-on class. Learn the different functions of your digital camera while learning the skills and techniques for taking great photographs. Instru Certified Professional Photographer Rick Dawson will show you the basics of digital photography in this fun, hands-on class. Learn the different functions of your digital camera while learning the skills and techniques for taking great photographs. Instructor: Ricky Dawson Sat, April 6, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM (Break from 12:00-1:00 PM) Cost: $60 Pre-Registration Required: 276-656-5461 or ph.augusoft.net Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1786 Willis Gap Community Center Big Country Breakfast https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1786 Saturday, 04 May 2019 07:00:00 EST Willis Gap Community Center, 144 The Hollow Road, Ararat, VA 24053.   Big Country Breakfast, 1st Saturday of each month, 7:00 am till 10:00 am.  Donations excepted. Serving:  Country Ham, Bacon, Sausage, Gravy, Biscuits, Eggs. Buckwheat and Willis Gap Community Center, 144 The Hollow Road, Ararat, VA 24053.   Big Country Breakfast, 1st Saturday of each month, 7:00 am till 10:00 am.  Donations excepted. Serving:  Country Ham, Bacon, Sausage, Gravy, Biscuits, Eggs. Buckwheat and buttermilk pancakes, apples, Coffee, juice, and sodas.    A few miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway, Meadows of Dan, (Primland) and about 7 miles from  (Mayberry) Mount Airy, NC 27030,   Hometown of Andy Griffith.  Family friendly, and southern hospitality at its best. All proceeds go to repair and upkeep of Community Building.   Contact Number:  276 251 8548,   276 692 6561  Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1736 Ararat Community Watch https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1736 Thursday, 23 May 2019 19:00:00 EST The Ararat Community Watch, Ararat Ruritan Building, 4711 Ararat Hwy, Ararat, VA 24053  is held every 3rd   month on the 4th Thursday. Host Deputy for Ararat Community  Watch is Rob Martin. Sheriff  D Smith gives updates, and there is The Ararat Community Watch, Ararat Ruritan Building, 4711 Ararat Hwy, Ararat, VA 24053  is held every 3rd   month on the 4th Thursday. Host Deputy for Ararat Community  Watch is Rob Martin. Sheriff  D Smith gives updates, and there is a special guest for each meeting.   Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1787 Willis Gap Community Center Big Country Breakfast https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1787 Saturday, 01 June 2019 07:00:00 EST Willis Gap Community Center, 144 The Hollow Road, Ararat, VA 24053.   Big Country Breakfast, 1st Saturday of each month, 7:00 am till 10:00 am.  Donations excepted. Serving:  Country Ham, Bacon, Sausage, Gravy, Biscuits, Eggs. Buckwheat and Willis Gap Community Center, 144 The Hollow Road, Ararat, VA 24053.   Big Country Breakfast, 1st Saturday of each month, 7:00 am till 10:00 am.  Donations excepted. Serving:  Country Ham, Bacon, Sausage, Gravy, Biscuits, Eggs. Buckwheat and buttermilk pancakes, apples, Coffee, juice, and sodas.    A few miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway, Meadows of Dan, (Primland) and about 7 miles from  (Mayberry) Mount Airy, NC 27030,   Hometown of Andy Griffith.  Family friendly, and southern hospitality at its best. All proceeds go to repair and upkeep of Community Building.   Contact Number:  276 251 8548,   276 692 6561  Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1790 Willis Gap Community Center Big Country Breakfast https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1790 Sunday, 07 July 2019 07:00:00 EST Willis Gap Community Center, 144 The Hollow Road, Ararat, VA 24053.   Big Country Breakfast, 1st Saturday of each month, 7:00 am till 10:00 am.  Donations excepted. Serving:  Country Ham, Bacon, Sausage, Gravy, Biscuits, Eggs. Buckwheat and Willis Gap Community Center, 144 The Hollow Road, Ararat, VA 24053.   Big Country Breakfast, 1st Saturday of each month, 7:00 am till 10:00 am.  Donations excepted. Serving:  Country Ham, Bacon, Sausage, Gravy, Biscuits, Eggs. Buckwheat and buttermilk pancakes, apples, Coffee, juice, and sodas.    A few miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway, Meadows of Dan, (Primland) and about 7 miles from  (Mayberry) Mount Airy, NC 27030,   Hometown of Andy Griffith.  Family friendly, and southern hospitality at its best. All proceeds go to repair and upkeep of Community Building.   Contact Number:  276 251 8548,   276 692 6561  Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1788 Wayside Bluegrass Festival https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1788 Wednesday, 17 July 2019 EST Sit back and enjoy the music of several renowned bluegrass bands. Camp out for the weekend and enjoy the fun!  Our award winning bluegrass line-up for 2019 Wayside Bluegrass Festival features Bluegrass Brothers, Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard T Sit back and enjoy the music of several renowned bluegrass bands. Camp out for the weekend and enjoy the fun!  Our award winning bluegrass line-up for 2019 Wayside Bluegrass Festival features Bluegrass Brothers, Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time, Sideline, Junior Sisk, Lonesome River Band, Wound Tight, The Country Boys, Jason Harris & Friends, Mountain Highway, Good-Fellers, Mickey Gaylean & Cullen Bridge, and Deer Creek Boys! Making the hills ring Bluegrass style with award winning Bluegrass lineup for our 4 day 19th annual Wayside Bluegrass Festival in the foothills of the Blueridge Mountains in Stuart, VA. Located within an hour of Danville, VA, Winston-Salem/Greensboro, and Mount Airy, NC. Come for the day or camp on-site, RV or rough camping available, call (276) 692-4149 to reserve your spot.   Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1769 Kibler Valley River Run https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1769 Saturday, 27 July 2019 08:30:00 EST The Kibler Valley River Run is a 5-mile downriver race held annually on the head waters of the Dan River in Ararat, VA.  Classes I and II for both canoe and kayak.  Kibler Valley has an activity to match everyone's interests whether guiding a ka The Kibler Valley River Run is a 5-mile downriver race held annually on the head waters of the Dan River in Ararat, VA.  Classes I and II for both canoe and kayak.  Kibler Valley has an activity to match everyone's interests whether guiding a kayak through the roaring whitewater or simply taking in the scenery of the Blue Ridge. Several hundred people gather along the headwaters of the Dan River for this event sponsored by the Red Bank Ruritan Club in Patrick County. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. on Kibler Valley Rd. in Claudville, VA. Race starts at 12:00 Noon. Entry fee of $25. 30 Plus categories of competition. Concessions available. Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1737 Ararat Community Watch https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1737 Thursday, 22 August 2019 19:00:00 EST The Ararat Community Watch, Ararat Ruritan Building, 4711 Ararat Hwy, Ararat, VA 24053  is held every 3rd   month on the 4th Thursday. Host Deputy for Ararat Community  Watch is Rob Martin. Sheriff  D Smith gives updates, and there is The Ararat Community Watch, Ararat Ruritan Building, 4711 Ararat Hwy, Ararat, VA 24053  is held every 3rd   month on the 4th Thursday. Host Deputy for Ararat Community  Watch is Rob Martin. Sheriff  D Smith gives updates, and there is a special guest for each meeting.   Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1789 Primland Racing Experience https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1789 Sunday, 22 September 2019 EST Spend three day along side nine-time Le Mans winner and motor racing legend, Tom Kristensen, as well as endurance competitor, Harold Primat at this exclusive event. Enjoy the best Primland has to offer in luxury and fine dining plus spend time behind Spend three day along side nine-time Le Mans winner and motor racing legend, Tom Kristensen, as well as endurance competitor, Harold Primat at this exclusive event. Enjoy the best Primland has to offer in luxury and fine dining plus spend time behind the wheel of Audi’s most elite vehicles at the world-class Virginia International Raceway. When not the track, enjoy your stay at Primland, a 12,000 acre resort in the Blue Ridge Mountains, offering breathtaking accommodations, such as Tree Houses, Fairway Cottages or a spacious Mountain Home. Prepare your taste buds for an exquisite reception and dinner prepared Executive Chef, Ernest Bledsoe, an awards ceremony followed by a Southern Soulful Buffet with live Music, and a golf tournament on the Highland Course, featuring Jay Haas, PGA Tour Champions Player and Primland Ambassador. Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1765 Civil War Reenactment & Living History Weekend https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1765 Saturday, 05 October 2019 EST Event includes battle reenactments both days.  Live period music.  Authentic Civil War Sutlers.  Food vendors.   Encampment with authentic Civil War camp sites.  300-400 soldiers in uniform both Union and Confederate.  Battle Event includes battle reenactments both days.  Live period music.  Authentic Civil War Sutlers.  Food vendors.   Encampment with authentic Civil War camp sites.  300-400 soldiers in uniform both Union and Confederate.  Battle scenes includes horses and large cannons. Activities include: Saturday Night Dance, Saturday Candlelight Tour, Ladies dressed in period dress, Sunday morning church service with gospel music and preaching. The Birthplace Trust will  sell gift items such as books, prints, mugs, T-shirts and much more.  Authentic Civil War sutlers will be on hand with food and merchandise.  Sutlers and concessionaires include Ole Doc Bell’s period drinks, Southern Traditions fried pies, Windy Hill Orchards local produced apple cider, Stuart Wharton Camp of SCV, old time blacksmith demonstrations, North State Haberdashery military goods, Blackmon Pottery, Mad Hatter children’s toys, Possum Holler Sutlery, Patrick County Historical Society, JEB Stuart Camp 1598 SCV, and more. This event is sponsored by the Patrick County Tourism office in Stuart, VA.  Our guests from out of town are encouraged to visit Patrick County and “Experience the Simple Life.”  All proceeds of this event go toward preserving the Birthplace. Read more... https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/931 Fireworks on the Fourth of July https://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/931 Saturday, 04 July 2020 22:00:00 EST Located in beautiful Dehart Park in the Town of Stuart, this annual event draws thousands of spectators. Check out our new "LOVE" sign and overlook, our new walking trails and so much more!