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Nov 15 2023

Magical Christmas Village & Marketplace at Mountain Lake Lodge

Magical Christmas Village & Marketplace at Mountain Lake Lodge Open daily from November 24 to January 1 For holiday shopping, entertainment, whimsy and magic Glittering décor, music and lights. Delightfully decadent holiday treats. Gift shopping for friends and loved ones. Ice skating, cheer and visits with Santa, and all the things that make the holidays special. There’s a spectacular new attraction coming to southwestern...

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Nov 03 2023

Giles County Career & Job Fair a Success!

Giles County Career & Job Fair a Success!   On Wednesday, November 1, from 7:45am-2pm the gym at Narrows High School was a-buzz with activity.                                                                                                                    33 tables were set up with area employers & organizations were in attendance at the second Giles County Career & Job Fair. The fair was designed to engage all sophomores, juniors, and seniors from Narrows High School &...

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Sep 25 2023

Oct 7-8 | Paw Paw Festival at JBR

Oct 7-8 | Paw Paw Festival at JBR Oct 7th Noon-5pm & Oct 8th 1-5pm at JBR Vineyards Additional information on their flyer posted here: https://www.wnrvbluegrassradio.com/jbr-vineyards-2023-paw-paw-festival/  Celebrate all things Paw Paw while sipping delicious wine and listening to amazing live music! Come for music, paw paw products, wine tasting, a visit to the paw paw patch, & paw paws! No entry fee. From JBR: "Come to...

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Aug 22 2023

Aug 26 | ReNew The New 22nd Annual Fall into the New

ReNew the New’s 22nd Annual Fall River Cleanup ReNew The New’s FALL INTO THE NEW, end-of-summer river cleanup is scheduled for Saturday, August 26th. Volunteers and participants will gather by 8:30 AM at Glen Lyn Park, on Campground Drive in Glen Lyn, VA, along Route 460. Giles County’s ReNew the New is excited about working with the New River Conservancy this...

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Aug 11 2023

Sept 30 | Tour de Wolf Creek Cycling Event

Sept 30 | Tour de Wolf Creek Cycling Event   An awesome Autumn Adventure! From Narrows, VA to East River Mountain near Bluefield, WV, and sponsored by the Pearisburg Lions Club. All are welcome on Saturday, September 30, 2023. Ride as much or as little of the 53-mile course as you wish. Enjoy the fall scenery along a challenging route. Water and fruit...

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Bruce Bryan (5Points), Erika Tolbert (Pulaski), Peggy White (Pulaski) David Rotenizer (Montgomery), Kathleen Legg (Floyd), and Cora Gnegy (Giles) immediately after winning Best Website award with the new VisitNRV brand
Aug 03 2023

Area Tourism Offices Recognized for New VisitNRV Website

Area Tourism Offices Recognized for New VisitNRV Website On Tuesday, August 1 the Southwest region of Virginia’s travel and tourism stakeholders gathered together at the Wytheville Meeting Center for the fourth annual Celebrate Tourism Summit. Attendees included destination management organizations, hotels, attractions, Chambers of Commerce, elected officials, and tourism stakeholders from across the 19 county and four independent cities that make...

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Jul 21 2023

Take it Easy & Enjoy Virginia’s Mountain Playground

Take it Easy & Enjoy Virginia’s Mountain Playground   All attractions and locations listed in this post are well suited for a low-impact, high enjoyment trip to Giles.   You work hard, you do good things, you deserve to rest and relax in Virginia’s Mountain Playground. Read on for a perfectly packaged trip to Giles County, Virginia. Day 1:   Traveling through Giles on your arrival, you...

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Jul 21 2023

Adventuresome Fun in Virginia’s Mountain Playground

Adventuresome Fun in Virginia’s Mountain Playground   All of the locations and attractions mentioned here are perfect escapes for couples and small groups to explore while visiting Giles County, VA.   Waking up to amazing sunrises over the New River, sipping wine, canoeing along with breathtaking scenery, and fine dining- the perfect multi-day trip for you and your special someone. Read on to discover...

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NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST RELEASE OF FUNDS

June 26, 2023 Giles County 315 N Main St. Pearisburg, VA 24134 (540) 921-2525 Giles County Administration 315 North Main Street Pearisburg, Virginia 24134 Phone: 540-921-2525 Fax: 540-921-1329 On or about July 7, 2023 Giles County will submit a request to HUD for the release of Economic Development Initiative funds authorized under Section 108(q) of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, to undertake a project known as...

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