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Allen Hicks Friday Night Music

Allen Hicks 1844 Bethel Road, Nickelsville, VA, United States

Every Friday night, pickers of all levels and from throughout the Tri-Cities and Southwest Virginia descend upon Allen Hicks Friday Night Jams, a converted basement garage at 1844 Bethel Road.  This is a spot to hear some great music, meet wonderful folks and, when concessions are open, grab the best peach cobbler in the world, made the old-fashioned way in an iron skillet.  Make sure to top it off with vanilla ice cream.  Allen Hicks is an affiliate-member of The Crooked Road.

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Salamander Meander

Natural Tunnel State Park 1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway, Duffield, VA, United States

Learn about Salamanders

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Salamander Meander

Natural Tunnel State Park 1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway, Duffield, VA, United States

For centuries humans have created myths and legends about the salamander, even giving them a name that means “lives in fire.” With more than 50 different species, Virginia is a wonderful place to investigate the secretive and fascinating world of salamanders. Meet at the Stock Creek Recreational Area. Please wear closed-toe shoes and expect to get wet.

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Lover’s Leap Hike

Natural Tunnel State Park 1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway, Duffield, VA, United States

March 16, 2024. 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Hear the tale of star-crossed lovers that the trail is named after and view the tunnel from above. Hike along the mostly paved trail […]

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Lover’s Leap Hike

Natural Tunnel State Park 1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway, Duffield, VA, United States

Hear the tale of the star-crossed lovers that the trail is named after and view the tunnel from above. Hike along the mostly paved trail to the overlook and learn about the legend behind the name. The trail does have steps and is just under a one-mile round trip. Please wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather.

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Crafting with Nature

Natural Tunnel State Park 1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway, Duffield, VA, United States

Creating art from nature.

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Raincloud in a Jar

Natural Tunnel State Park 1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway, Duffield, VA, United States

Celebrate World Meteorological Day at the park by stopping by the Visitor Center to discuss the water cycle and perform a special science experiment.

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Head in the Clouds

Natural Tunnel State Park 1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway, Duffield, VA, United States

Cloud Walking

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Head in the Clouds

Natural Tunnel State Park 1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway, Duffield, VA, United States

Join a ranger for a leisurely look at clouds while you kick back, relax, and allow yourself to day dream. This program is suitable for all ages. Please bring a towel or blanket to sit on, and dress for the weather.

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Recycled Kites

Natural Tunnel State Park 1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway, Duffield, VA, United States

Celebrate International Metrological Day

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