Harvest Restaurant
Jun 11 2024

Mountain Lake Lodge ‘Dirty Dancing Days’ Summer Festival Set for August 16 and 17, for The Time of Your Life

Mountain Lake Lodge ‘Dirty Dancing Days’ Summer Festival Set for August 16 and 17, for The Time of Your Life PEMBROKE, VA (June 7, 2024) – The award-winning Mountain Lake Lodge, where the iconic movie Dirty Dancing was filmed 38 years ago, is debuting Dirty Dancing Days Summer Festival on Friday and Saturday, August 16 and 17, 2024. The first-ever event...

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Mar 20 2024

April 25th | Spring Family Fun Festival

April 25th | Spring Family Fun Festival All are welcome to the Spring Family Fun Festival on Thursday, April 25th. The event will take place a 1 Taylor Avenue, Pearisburg, VA 24134 (the old hospital site in Pearisburg). From 3-6:30pm enjoy the bounce house, games, prizes, & fun treats! Everything is free and open to the public. The Simple Fixins food truck...

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Mar 20 2024

April 27 | Spring Up Wolf Creek Bike Ride Event

April 27 | Spring up Wolf Creek Bike Ride 2024 Registration and more details can be found on their website: SpringUpWolfCreek.org You can also download the form here:  SpringUpWolfCreek RegistrationForm 2024 Sign up by April 6th to claim your free event t-shirt! Enjoy this video along the same route of the Spring up Wolf Creek event!  ...

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Mar 05 2024

Virginia’s Mountain Lake Lodge Welcomes Acclaimed Executive Chef Stephen DeMarco

Array of culinary experiences include new seasonal menus at Harvest Restaurant, Salt Pond Pub and dining poolside   [caption id="attachment_40941" align="aligncenter" width="461"] Mountain Lake Lodge’s new Executive Chef Stephen DeMarco bringsinventive flavors and savory culinary experiences to guests and area residents alike, just slightly pushing the boundaries to make them his own.[/caption] Mountain Lake Lodge is celebrating a new culinary tradition as it...

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Feb 02 2024

Feb 10 | Free Dog Training Seminar

Feb 10 | Free Dog Training Seminar A collaboration between Giles County Administration & Giles County Animal Shelter all are invited to a FREE Dog Training Seminar on February 10th from 10am until 2pm. The general education class will be held at the Pearisburg Community Center (KJ). ...

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Jan 23 2024

Giles Trail Club Forming

Thank you for your interest in the newly forming Giles Trail Club. The purpose of this form is to collect contact information & preferred first meeting format from interested persons. CLICK HERE to complete interest form   While the Club will identify and clarify their objectives & projects, below is a sampling of potential activities the club will undertake. The Club will perform...

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Jan 09 2024

AEP Supports Giles FOCUS with Awarded Funds

[caption id="attachment_40835" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Photo by micheile henderson on Unsplash[/caption] AEP Supports Giles FOCUS with Awarded Funds Recently AEP, Appalachian Electric Power, presented Giles County a check for $75,000 that will be directed toward the growth and expansion of the Giles County FOCUS program. FOCUS stands for Focus on Communities Utilizing Services and came about in 2015 after a review of where...

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Jan 04 2024

Parking Lot Improvements Completed at Pearis Cemetery along AT in Giles

Parking Lot Improvements Completed at Pearis Cemetery Hikers and history buffs alike have something new to celebrate in Giles County! The parking area on Route 100 for the Appalachian Trail and the historic Pearis Cemetery recently got a makeover. Deep potholes and muddy areas have been filled in with rock and topped with gravel, restoring this parking lot to its former...

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Nov 20 2023

Giles County Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing on Behalf of VisitNRV

Giles County Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing on Behalf of VisitNRV   Giles County, on behalf of the regional marketing effort, VisitNRV received a $10,000.00 grant from the Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC)’s Microbusiness Marketing Leverage Program (MMLP) for its Regional Adventure Trail Guide publication and promotion.   VisitNRV partnered with other local businesses to supply matching funds for the project. The...

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Nov 16 2023

Kairos Wilderness Resort Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing

Kairos Wilderness Resort Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing Kairos Resort received a $5,000 grant from the Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC)’s Microbusiness Marketing Leverage Program (MMLP) for its Refresh the Wilderness campaign. Virginia Tourism Corporation awarded more than $757,000 to 131 marketing programs, ultimately impacting 655 combined partners, and supporting more than 1,300 jobs across the state to help increase...

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