Including Atkins, Chilhowie, Marion, Saltville, and Whitetop

Smyth County






Smyth County, Virginia is home to many affordable family attractions. If your vacation includes friendly stops that are popular for kids, and include famous name musical acts or historic adventures, then this is a great destination for all ages.


The Lincoln Theatre features the nationally syndicated "Song of the Mountain" show that is broadcast on public TV. This show features regional and nationally known country, bluegrass and old time musical acts.


Hungry Mother State Park, a Virginia State Park, features a beautiful lake, restaurant, meeting facility, cabins, camping and hiking in a great mountain setting.


The Saltville Valley can date its human occupation back 14,000 years. Prehistoric creatures visited the valley, attracted by the extensive salt deposits. The Museum of the Middle Appalachians features discoveries and information about this quest to learn about our ancestors.


If you're looking for great, affordable family entertainment, look no further than the Park Place family drive-in!

Regional Visitor Center • 408 Whitetop Road • Chilhowie, VA 24319 • I-81, Exit 35

(276) 646-3306 • Toll Free 877-255-9928 •