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Special Events

Annual Events

January - Woolly Mammoth Day

 

March - Whitetop Mtn. Maple Festival

 

April - Dec ArtWalk

 

April - Aug Taste of the Town

 

Spring - Mountain Dew Triathlon

 

May - Marion Memorial Day Weekend Celebration

 

May - Whitetop Ramp Festival

 

May - September Marion Broad Street

Cruise-Ins

 

June - Bike Smyth County/Family Fish

and Fun Day

 

June - July Marion Summer Concert Series

 

July - Marion 4th of July Celebration

 

July - Chilhowie’s Christmas in July

 

July - Little Salty Birthday Celebration

 

July - Hungry Mother Arts and Crafts Festival

 

July/Aug - Rich Valley Fair & Horse Show

 

August - War Between the States Battle Reenactment

 

September - Saltville Labor Day Celebration

 

September - Smyth County Patriot’s Day

 Celebration

 

September - Chilhowie Apple Festival

 

October - Civil War Troops Memorial Service

 

October - Halloween Madness

 

October - Saltville BBQ Festival

 

October - Whitetop Sorghum & Molasses Festival

 

December - Marion Kaleidoscope Christmas Parade and Marion Christmas Market

Virginia Native Bringing ‘Permanent’

Film To The Lincoln Theatre

 

Writer & Director Colette Burson Will Appear AtScreening

Marion, Virginia:

 

The Lincoln Theatre will host a screening of “Permanent”, a film written and directed by

filmmaker Colette Burson on April 7th at 7:00 p.m. Moviegoers are invited to stay after the show for a meet and greet with Colette Burson in Lola’s at the Lincoln!

 

Bad hair day? Nope! More like a bad hair life. Set in 1982 in small-town Virginia, PERMANENT centers around 13-year-old Aurelie Dickson (Kira McLean) and her parents, Jeanne and Jim (Patricia Arquette and Rainn Wilson). In this hilariously awkward and unique telling full of wit and wisdom of a hairstyle gone wrong, the Dicksons are struggling through major life changes together all the while trying desperately to emerge intact on the other side. For the Dickson family, just getting through the day is a win....

 

Abingdon native Colette Burson will be present after the film for a live talk back followed by a meet & greet reception. Burson is a well-known television writer, screenwriter, producer, and director. She was at the helm of HBO’s popular television series, Hung and has contributed has a writer to series on Showtime, FX, and NBC. She’ll join Executive Director Brian Tibbs on stage after the screening to discuss the film and answer your questions.

 

Join us, and director Colette Burson, at the Lincoln Theatre for ’Permanent’. General Admission tickets are on sale for $12 for adults, $7 for children, at www.thelincoln.org, the Lincoln Theatre Box Office, or by calling 276-783-6092.

FREE VISITOR GUIDES: ron@visitvirginiamountains.com • 1-877-255-9928 • (276) 646-3306

Smyth County, Virginia Regional Visitor Center 408 Whitetop Road, Chilhowie, VA, I-81, Exit 35

FREE VISITOR GUIDES:

ron@visitvirginiamountains.com

1-877-255-9928 • (276) 646-3306

 

Smyth County

Virginia

Regional

Visitor Center

408 Whitetop Rd,

Chilhowie, VA,

I-81, Exit 35