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Community Events Schedule for 2018

 

This regular Community Event Calendar will be updated often, so please check back frequently!

 January  |  February  |  March  |  April  |  May  |  June  |  July  |  August 
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January

January (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact:  276-796-5188

January (Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

January (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

6 January—The Gap Partnership is hosting a Polar Plunge in Big Stone Gap - Visit the link for all the details HERE

8 January - The City of Norton hosting an Oil Painting Class at Norton Community Center - $50 - Call to reserve your spot at 276-679-0754

11&13 January - Mountain Rose Vineyards hosting a Sip n Paint $30 for guided class - 276-328-2013 or visit mountainrosevineyard.com for more info 

13 January - Big Stone Gap Visitors Center will have a Free Concert sponsored by Century 21 Bennett & Edwards Realty - Ron Short & The Possum Play Boys at 7 p.m. 

18 January - Mountain Empire Community College will host a job fair in the Goodloe Center 12 p.m .until 7p.m. - Halliburton is hiring

23 January - Big Stone Gap Visitors center - Mountain Tradition Woodcarving - 6 p.m. 276-523-2303

24 January - Auditions for the Trail of the Lonesome Pine Outdoor Drama will begin at 6 p.m. - Big Stone Gap Visitors Center 

25 January - Big Stone Gap visitors Center will host a Sip n Paint  - Cost $20 Please call 276-523-2303

31 January - Auditions for Trail of the Lonesome Pine Outdoor Drama will begin at 6 p.m. - Big Stone Gap Visitors Center 

February

February (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact:   276-796-5188

February (Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

February (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

February (Every Wednesday Night) Big Stone Gap Visitors Center hosts a Jam session at 7 p.m. Please call 276-523-2303

8 February - Big Stone Gap Visitor Center - Craft N' Sip at 5:30 p.m. Craft TBA - 276-523-2303 for more information 

3 February - Mountain Rose Vineyards - Guided Sip N Paint - $30 - Call for tickets 276-328-2013

10 February - City of Norton— “Love” Snack N Paint $30 - space is limited to 20 participants - 276-679-0754

10 February - Mardi Gras in the Mountains at the Big Stone Gap Visitors Center - 6 p.m. until 12 a.m.

12 February - Mountain Rose Vineyards - Guided Sip N Paint - $30 - Call for tickets 276-328-2013

12 February - Western Front Hotel Grand opening—12 noon– Come help us celebrate the grand opening of this new business in St. Paul at 3025 Fourth Avenue

17 February - Mountain Rose Vineyards Maple Fest - 10 a.m .until 2 p.m. - Pancake Breakfast - Tours, tasting, cotton candy  & more $16 Call 276-328-2013

17 February - Appalachian Cultural Arts Center - Concert by Tyler Hughes at 6 p.m.  Fundraiser—Donations will be accepted at the door

21 February - Eastman Credit Union Grand opening of new location in Norton - Located in the Wal-mart shopping plaza at 11:30 a.m.—Come out and help us welcome them to our area


22 February - Big Stone Gap Visitor Center - Craft N' Sip at 5:30 p.m. Craft TBA - 276-523-2303 for more information  

 

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March

March (Every Monday) Big Stone Gap Visitors Center - Golden Agers at 5:30 p.m. Please call 276-523-2303

March (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact:  276-796-5188

March (Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

March (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

March (Every Wednesday Night) Big Stone Gap Visitors Center hosts a Jam session at 7 p.m. Please call 276-523-2303

8 March - Big Stone Gap Visitors Center - St. Patty's Day Sip N' Paint at 5:30 p.m. Serving green beer/wine Call 276-523-2303 for more information 

17 March - Union Half Marathon through Big Stone Gap and Appalachia, starting/ending at the Big Stone Gap Visitors Center - More info to come 

24 March - Big Stone Gap Easter Egg Hunt at Bullitt Park - Easter Bunny will available for pictures please call 276-523-2303 (Rain date 31 March )

 

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April

April (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact:  276-796-5188

April (Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

April (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

April (Every Wednesday Night) Big Stone Gap Visitors Center hosts a Jam session at 7 p.m. Please call 276-523-2303

 

 7 April - 64th Annual Gala/Silent Auction - This Annual event will benefit the Wise County/City of Norotn Chamber of Commerce - Tickets are $60 and Table Sponsors are available  Please call the Chamber to make reservation at 276-67-0961

 


20 April - Marsh Regional Blood Center Annual Golf Tournament - Warriors Path Golf Course - Please call the chamber office at 276-679-0961 for an application 

20 April - 23rd Annual Community Spring Swing - Lonesome Pine Country Club - Please Call the UVa-Wise Alumni Office for all the details 276-328-0128

 

21 April Great American Clean Up—Each town will host a clean up for their area -

                 Big Stone Gap—10 a.m. until 2 p.m. #BSGgoesgreen at Bullitt park  Contact Tammy 276-523-2303

                 Clean your files day—Shredder available at the Magic Mart Parking lot Norton

                 Coeburn Clean up week - No large heavy items call the town for more info 276-395-3323

                 Town of Wise - 9 a.m. until 2 pm.—Registration at Big Glades Community Square

                 City of Norton—9 a.m. - until 1 p.m. meet at the chamber parking lot –276-679-0754

                 Appalachia—Contact  Brian Falin 275-9955

21 April—City of Norton Geocoaching - 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. Flag rock Shelter #2—276-679-0754 for  more info 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

26 April - April Chamber Board Meeting  - Prime Sirloin, Norton—11:30 a.m. Lunch—12 p.m. meeting start—Please RSVP to the Chamber

 

 

 

 

 28 April - City of Norton -Basic Wilderiness Survival Class -9 a.m. 5 p.m. - Flag Rock Recreation Area, Shelter No. 2 -$75 per person - Ages 13 and up Call 276-679-0754 to register 


May

 

 

May (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact: 276-796-5188

May (Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

May (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

May (Every Saturday) - Big Stone Gap Farmers Market - Shawnee Avenue, Big Stone Gap - 8:00 a.m. - 12 noon

May (Every Wednesday & Saturday) - Clinch River Farmers Market - 4th Street, St. Paul - 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays

May (Every Thursday ) - Wise Farmers Market  -  Town Municipal Parking Lot - 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Contact: Laura Mullins, 276-328-6013

5 May - Lonesome Pine Derby Days at Big Stone Gap Visitor Center - 9 a.m. Call 276-523-2303

5 May - Outdoor Yoga - City of Notorn - $5 Per person - 9 a.m. Call 276-679-1160

7 May - Oil Painting Class - 10 a.m. - $50 per person - Registration - 276-679-0754

10 May - Trash to Treasures Workshop -5 p.m. $5 Covers all supplies - Norton Community Center - 276-679-0754

12 May - Outdoor Yoga - City of Norton - $5 per person - Location will be announced - 276-679-1160

12 May - Mother's Day Wildflower Hike - 2 p.m. - Flag Rock Recreation area - Free - Join Phil Meeks with Wise county Cooperative Extension Office 276-679-1160

12 May - Fit Farmer 12 k Trail run - See all the details there at their website and sign up online https://fitfarmertrailrun.wordpress.com/

12 May - Town of Appalachia Concert Series - AHS Auditorium -Live music - Beer Garden - 6 p.m. start - $5 cover for all concerts - Food vendors will be open 

17 May- Map and Compass 101 Micro Class - Norton Community Center - 6 p.m. $30 per person - Pre registration required - Ages 13 and above -Limited class size -276-679-0754

17 May - SWVA Economic Forum - Register online HERE for this all day event 

19 May—Fit Farmer 12k Trail Run - 10 a.m.—Register online at https://ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=55833

19 May - St. Paul Street Festival hosted by Sugar Hill Brewery - 4 p.m. until 10 p.m.—

19 May—MountainRose Vineyards—1st Sandwich Saturday 12 p.m. until  2 p.m. - 276-328-2013

19 May - Cavalier $elebration - 7 p.m. - Tickets on sale—Call the Alumni Office at 276-328-0128

19 May - Zest One night - 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. -736 Park Avenue -27-207-8148 for more information

21 May - SWVA Musuem will host a basket making workshop - 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. - Call 276-523-1322

23 May - Haliburton Job Fair at MECC -12 p.m. until 6 p.m in the Goodlie Center - Apply online and before attending - www.halliburton.com/careers 

26 May - Big Stone Gap - Gathering in the Gap - Starts at 10 a.m. in Big Stone Gap - Be sure to check out all the events at gatheringthegap.com

 

 

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June

 

June (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact:  276-796-5188

June (Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

June (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

June (Every Saturday) - Big Stone Gap Farmers Market - Shawnee Avenue, Big Stone Gap - 8:00 a.m. - 12 noon

June (Every Tuesday) - Norton Friends & Farmers Market - All-Indoors Farmer Market Building adjacent to the Chamber building and behind the Pop-in Gas Station, Norton - 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

June (Every Wednesday & Saturday) - Clinch River Farmers Market - 4th Street, St. Paul - 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays

June (Every Thursday ) - Wise Farmers Market  - The Glades - 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. - Contact: Laura Mullins, 276-328-6013

1-2 June - Clinch River Fesitval St. Paul - Music, food, and lots of great fun 

8 June - 8th Annual Harold Lester Golf Tournament at Lonesome Pine Country Club—Contact Dianne Morris at (276) 523-4202 ext. 463

9 June - Randy Wampler, REaltor - Open House - 135 Morris Circle, Big Stone Gap - 2 p.. until 4 p.m. (Food and Refreshments)

10 June -Randy Wampler, Realtor - Open House - 912 Unversity Street, Wise 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. (Food and refreshments) 

 2 June - St. Paul - Kid's Fishing Day at Oxbow Lake - 8 a.m. 


11-16 June  Best Friend Festival - City of Norton - Full Schedule coming soon 

 

 

July

July - Mines to Wines and Other Things Fine All Month Long - MountainRose Vineyards, 10439 North Reservoir Road - Month-long celebration with the music of local artists including "open Mic" night on Fridays at 7:00 p.m. - Contact: MountainRose Vineyards, 276-328-2013

 

July - Appalachia Cultural Arts Center hosts Open Mic Night on Main street in Appalachia -Sign up at 6 p.m. and perform at 6:30 p.m. - Great music, entertaiment and Free - Donations are welcome

July (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact:  276-796-5188

July (Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

July (Every Saturday) - Big Stone Gap Farmers Market - at the Parking Lot on Wood Avenue across from Miners Park, Big Stone Gap - 9:00 a.m. - 12 noon

 July (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

July (Every Wednesday & Saturday) - Clinch River Farmers Market - 4th Street, St. Paul - 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays

July (Every Tuesday) - (Every Tuesday) - Norton Friends & Farmers Market - All-Indoors Farmer Market Building adjacent to the Chamber building and behind the Pop-in Gas Station, Norton - 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. Contact: Carmen, 276-679-0412

July (Every Thursday ) - Wise Farmers Market  - The Glades - 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Contact: Laura Mullins, 276-328-6013

July (Every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday) - The Trail of the Lonesome Pine - 51st Season - June Tolliver Playhouse, Clinton Avenue, Big Stone Gap - 8:00 p.m. - An outdoor musical drama of a proud mountain people held Thurs., Fri., and Sat. nights - Pre-show starts at 7:15 p.m., Production starts at 8:00 p.m. - Contact: Lonesome Pine Arts & Crafts, Inc., 276-523-1235 or 800-362-0149

 

July 1 - Big Stone Gap - Gospel Night in Miners Park
 

2 July - Big Stone Gap - Movie Night in Miners Park 

4 July - Big Stone Gap - Fourth of July Extravaganza - Line up To Be Announced 

7 July - City of Norton Fireworks Celebration - Be sure to come out for the parade and fireworks downtown Norton 

9 July - Big Stone Gap - Flag Football Sign ups Contact Parks n Rec at 276-523-4950

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August

August - Appalachia Cultural Arts Center hosts Open Mic Night on Main street in Appalachia -Sign up at 6 p.m. and perform at 6:30 p.m. - Great music, entertaimnet and Free - Donations are welcome

August (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact:  276-796-5188

August (Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

August (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

August (Every Saturday) - Big Stone Gap Farmers Market - at the Parking Lot on Wood Avenue across from Miners Park, Big Stone Gap - 9:00 a.m. - 12 noon

 August (Every Wednesday & Saturday) - Clinch River Farmers Market - 4th Street, St. Paul - 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays

August (Every Tuesday) - (Every Tuesday) - Norton Friends & Farmers Market - All-Indoors Farmer Market Building adjacent to the Chamber building and behind the Pop-in Gas Station, Norton - 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. Carmen, 276-679-0412

August (Every Thursday ) - Wise Farmers Market  - The Glades - 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Contact: Laura Mullins, 276-328-6013

August (Every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday) - The Trail of the Lonesome Pine - 50th Season - June Tolliver Playhouse, Clinton Avenue, Big Stone Gap - 8:00 p.m. - An outdoor musical drama of a proud mountain people held Thurs., Fri., and Sat. nights - Pre-show starts at 7:15 p.m., Production starts at 8:00 p.m. - Contact: Lonesome Pine Arts & Crafts, Inc., 276-523-1235 or 800-362-0149

 

11 August - Big Stone Gap Kiwanis Grizzly Run - 3 p.m. until 9 p.m. - Click here to register

18 August - High Knob Outdoor Festival - See facebook event here 

 

 

September

 

 

September - Appalachia Cultural Arts Center hosts Open Mic Night on Main street in Appalachia -Sign up at 6 p.m. and perform at 6:30 p.m. - Great music, entertaiment and Free - Donations are welcome

September (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact: 276-796-5188

September (Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

September (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

September (Every Saturday) - Big Stone Gap Farmers Market - at the Parking Lot on Wood Avenue across from Miners Park, Big Stone Gap - 9:00 a.m. - 12 noon

 September (Every Wednesday & Saturday) - Clinch River Farmers Market - 4th Street, St. Paul - 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays

September (Every Tuesday) - (Every Tuesday) - Norton Friends & Farmers Market - All-Indoors Farmer Market Building adjacent to the Chamber building and behind the Pop-in Gas Station, Norton - 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. Contact: Carmen -276-679-0412

September (Every Thursday ) - Wise Farmers Market - The Glades - 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Contact: Laura Mullins, 276-328-6013

 

21 - 22 September - Big Stone Gap Celtic Festival - Concerts, Vendors, races, highlands games and more - visit bigstoneceltic.com or facebook page by clicking above. 

 

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October

October - Appalachia Cultural Arts Center hosts Open Mic Night on Main street in Appalachia -Sign up at 6 p.m. and perform at 6:30 p.m. - Great music, entertaiment and Free - Donations are welcome

October (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact:  276-796-5188

October (Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

October (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

October (Every Saturday) - Big Stone Gap Farmers Market - Shawnee Avenue, Big Stone Gap - 8:00 a.m. - 12 noon

October (Every Wednesday & Saturday) - Clinch River Farmers Market - 4th Street, St. Paul - 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays

October (Every Tuesday) - (Every Tuesday) - Norton Friends & Farmers Market - All-Indoors Farmer Market Building adjacent to the Chamber building and behind the Pop-in Gas Station, Norton - 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.- Contact: Carmen, 276-679-0412

October (Every Thursday ) - Wise Farmers Market - Town Municipal Parking Lot - 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Contact: Laura Mullins, 276-328-6013

27 October - Town of Big Stone Gap - Thriller Block Party - Call 276-523-2303

31 October - Town of Big Stone Gap - Halloween Carnival at Bullit Park - Call 276-523-2303 for more information

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November

 November- Appalachia Cultural Arts Center hosts Open Mic Night on Main street in Appalachia -Sign up at 6 p.m. and perform at 6:30 p.m. - Great music, entertainment and Free - Donations are welcome

November (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact:  276-796-5188

November (Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

November (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

 

29 November - Town of Big Stone Gap Christmas Parade - Please Call 276-523-2303 for more information

 

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December

 

December (Every Weekend) - The Town of Big Stone Gap will offer rides on the Greenbelt in Lights 

December (Every Thursday Night) - Pick'n in the Pound - Town Hall, Pound - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Live music, jam sessions, dancing, etc. - Contact: 276-796-5188

December(Every Friday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Lays Hardware Center for the Arts, Coeburn - 7:00 - 10:30 p.m. - Live music, dancing, as well as arts and crafts displays - Contact: Town of Coeburn, info@layshardware.com or www.layshardware.com

December (Every Saturday Night) - Traditional and Bluegrass Music - Country Cabin II, Norton - 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Live music, dancing, etc. - Contact: Nancy Jones, 276-431-3338

December (Every Saturday Night) - Southwest Virginia Museum's 17th Annual  Festival of Trees - Big Stone Gap, VA - Admission $4 for Adults, $2 for Children ages 6-12, Under 6 Free - Contact - 276-523-1322

December - Camp Bethel In lights - Drive through the lights at Camp Bethel in Wise - 9050 Camp Bethel Road, Wise -276/328-6867 - Admission is $5 per car $10 Trucks and $25 Buses 

8 December - Big Stone Gap - Whoville Saturday - Go out and enjoy a great day of events in Miners Park - 276-523-2303

 

 

The 2017 Christmas parade schedule for Wise County and the City of Norton is as follows:

 

 

TOWN                        DATE                      TIME                CONTACT                      PHONE

           

Norton                                  Dec. 3 (Sun.)                     6:00 p.m.                    Marty Hagy                         679-0192

Pound                                   Dec. 3 (Sun.)                     2:00 p.m.                     George Dean                      796-5188

Big Stone Gap                     Nov 30 (Thur.)                   6:00 p.m.                Town of Big Stone                  523-0115

Appalachia                           Dec. 2(Sat.)                        6:00 p.m.                   Melisa Falin                        565-3900

Coeburn                               Dec. 1 (Fri.)                         6:30 p.m.                    Town of Coeburn              395-3323

St. Paul                                Dec. 2 (Sat.)                         2:00 p.m.                    Town of St. Paul                762-5297

Wise                                     Dec. 2 (Sat.)                         2:00 p.m.                    Wise Kiwanis                      275-9770

 

The suggested theme for the 2017 Christmas parades is The Magic of Christmas! 

Open to lots of fun ideas!

All local churches and other organizations are urged to prepare floats and participate in as many parades as possible to make each town's celebration a fun-filled event.