Entries by Pam Cox

LOVE Rocks

This is your chance to relive Woodstock in downtown Gate City, Virginia.  Dress in your favorite “hippie” era attire for a chance to win a $500 gift card–winner takes all. Vintage rock provides by Southern Accents, a Tom Petty Tribute Band, and the Retroville Band. Classic car Cruise In.  Food Trucks. Vendors. Fun for the […]

Geocache Clues

Location clues will be placed on site by mid-June. The trackable geocaches will not become “live” until 15 have been reported found.  

Portable LOVEWorks Sign Location Schedule

May 24-May 31: Keith Memorial Park, Nickelsville June 1:  Ron Ramsey Agriculture Center, Blountville, Northeast Tennessee Master Gardeners Expo June 2:  Carter Family Fold for Appalachian Rising June 14-June 20:  Daniel Boone Interpretative Center, 371 Technology Lane, Duffield June 21-June 28:   Kenny Fannon’s Train Museum, Intersection of US 23, 421 and 58, Duffield June […]

April Events at Natural Tunnel State Park

Saturday, April 13 9 a.m. – Salamander Meander. Find out what makes these amphibians so unique. Then join an interpreter as you go on an adventure to find salamanders. Meet at Stock Creek Interpretive Center. Free 10 a.m. – Wildflower and Photography Hike. Enjoy a casual walk in the woods to discover the various wildflowers […]

Clinch Mountain Music Fest

Clinch Mountain Music Fest is gearing up for its 14thannual celebration of mountain music in Scott County, Virginia on Saturday, April 27th, 2019.  Established by Jay and Carol Dixon and the Southwest Virginia Community Foundation as a means of preserving and perpetuating the heritage of the Appalachian region through its’ music, the festival was created as […]

Roberts & Jones Gate City Gift Shop

Allan and Vikki Roberts Vikki Roberts loves to renovate old buildings.  Her love for bringing beauty and dignity back to beaten down structures has led her and her husband, Allan, to renovate two downtown Gate City buildings and locate businesses in each. The Roberts first renovated a structure at the corner of Jackson and King […]

Partner Activitations

June 19–August 10 Appalachian Mountain Cabins–Ten percent discount weekend of August ? Carter Family Fold–50 cent popcorn during Janette Carter Memorial Concert Weekend, August 2 and 3. Campus Drive-in Restaurant–50 cent Fridays (50 cents off total bill on Friday) Creation Kingdom Zoo–50 cents off admission Friday, June 28. Estillville Bed & Breakfast–Ten percent discount weekend […]

Carter Fold Venue

History The Carter Family Memorial Music Center, a non-profit organization, serves fans and supporters of old-time country and folk music through the presentation of weekly performances at the Carter Family Fold, in Hiltons, Virginia. It also honors the memory of the first family of country music, the legendary Carter Family (A.P. Carter, Sara Carter, and […]

Water Fun

Scott County is home to two major rivers, each of which flows through nearly untouched countryside full of stunning bluffs, deep swimming pools and rolling farmland. The Clinch River is one of the most diverse rivers in the nation, full of rare plants and animals, some of which can be found nowhere else on earth. Small rapids […]

Hunting

Scott County is one of the best places in the state to bag that trophy buck or bear. Every year, Scott County hunters bring in enough turkey and deer to place us on the state’s top ten list, and that doesn’t include the numerous small game opportunities including raccoon, squirrel, rabbit, and grouse. With acres […]