Events

2017 Calendar of Events

January

Community or civic organizations are invited to contact the Highland County Chamber of Commerce to put their event on this calendar.

 


February

The Recorder Marketing Seminar • Thursday, February 23 • 6:30 pm • Bolar Ruritan Building • Bolar, VA • Join Jessica Rogers and Anne Adams for a seminar on advertising and marketing designed specifically for local businesses. From using social media to print to digital platforms, we will help you find the most economical ways to reach your customers and attract new ones. • $15 fee • 540-468-2147 or email recorderjessie@gmail.com or recorderanne@gmail.com

Maple Queen Contest • Saturday, February 25 • 7:00 p.m. • Highland High School Gymnasium • Monterey, VA • Sponsored by the Highland County Chamber of Commerce • Entry fee • 540-468-2550

Maple Queen Ball • Saturday, February 25 • 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. • Band: Your Best Shot • Blue Grass Ruritan Building • Blue Grass, VA • Sponsored by the Blue Grass Ruritan Club • Entry fee • 540-468-2550

Hunter Safety Course • Saturday, February 25 • 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. • Pre-registration required. Booklets may be picked up at Rockingham Cooperative in Monterey. Test in booklet must be completed and turned in the day of the course. No charge. Lunch, drinks, and snacks provided. • Sponsored by the NWTF Little Switzerland Strutters and VA Game and Inland Fisheries • Word of Faith Church • Monterey, VA • For more info, contact Debbie Ralston at 540-396-3465 or Mike Hilbert at 540-468-2250

Mid-Winter Community Gathering • Saturday, February 25 • 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. • Gather with friends and neighbors to enjoy good food, entertainment, and fellowship • Beulah Presbyterian Church • Mill Gap, VA • Sponsored by the Mill Gap Ruritan Club • 540-499-2325


March

Highland Maple Festival • Saturday & Sunday, March 11 – 12 & 18 – 19 • Monterey, VA • Sugar camp tours, pancake and buckwheat cake breakfasts, arts & crafts, bluegrass music and clogging • 540-468-2550

 


April

T-Ball Kickoff • Sponsored by Highland Youth Baseball • Monterey, VA • 540-396-4719

Following the Barn Quilt Trail • April 8 • 9:30 am – 4:00 pm • Mark your 2017 calendar for a celebration of barn quilts with a presentation and book signing by author Suzi Parron, lunch, and a self-guided tour of Seldom Seen barn quilts of Highland County. Sponsored by the Highland Tourism Council • The Highland Center • Monterey, VA • Purchase Tickets Here!

Easter Brunch at The Highland Inn • Sunday, April 16 • 10 am – 2 pm • Celebrate Easter Sunday with a special Easter Brunch at The Highland Inn. Reservations are highly encouraged!! Click here for the yummy menu! • Monterey, VA • For more info or to make reservations, call 540-468-2143.

Annual NWTF Jakes Event and Kid’s Fishing Day • Saturday, April 22 • Registration begins at 9 am and ends at 3 pm • Bring the kids and enjoy a day of fishing, educational events, prizes, and food. Youth 17-years-old and under, Children must be accompanied by an adult. Lunch available. • Kevin Armstrong Construction facilities on Rt. 678, Bullpasture River Road, approximately 6.8 miles south of McDowell • McDowell, VA • Sponsored by NWTF Little Switzerland Strutters • For more info, contact Travis Halterman at 540-292-7200 or Ernie Hise at 540-448-0481

1st Annual Strut Your Mutt Fun Run • Saturday, April 22 • We welcome all friends and families in our local and surrounding communities to join in on this pet friendly event. Enjoy a walk or jog around the community trail, an agility course, an on-site vet ready to answer questions, pet-friendly vendors, and more! Pre-registration: $20, Day-Of Registration: $20, Children 10 and under: $10 • Monterey, VA • Jointly sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission and the Highland County Humane Society • For more info, call 540-468-2978 or visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org/strut-your-mutt

100 Miles in 100 Days Challenge • Saturday, April 22 • Register for this community-wide challenge to complete 100 miles in 100 days! Registration from 9 am – 11 am at the HCRC Pool Complex. • Monterey, VA • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org.

Highland Farmer’s Market Kick-Off Vendor Meeting • Wednesday, April 26 • 5 pm • Returning Vendors, as well as new vendors are encouraged to join us in celebrating our 20th season with 20 markets this year! • The Highland Center • Monterey, VA • RSVP to farmersmarket@htcnet.org or call 540-468-1922 for more information.

 


May

Battle of McDowell Reenactment • Saturday, May 6 • Step back in time to the days of the Civil War and experience McDowell as it was during the Battle of McDowell with a live reenactment of the event • Sponsored by the Highland County Historical Society • McDowell, VA • 540-396-4478

Mother’s Day Brunch at The Highland Inn • Sunday, May 14 • Treat Mom to a yummy Mother’s Day Brunch at The Highland Inn. Reservations highly encouraged! • Monterey, VA • For more information or to make reservations, cal 540-468-2143.

Ben Botkin Memorial Truck & Tractor Pull • Saturday, May 20 • Cheer for your favorite truck or tractor as adrenaline fills the air when these monster machines make their way down the track. • Highland County Fair Grounds • Monterey, VA • mtnboyz@yahoo.com

Classical Edge with a Gypsy Soul • Saturday, May 20 • Garth Newel Music Center in Hot Springs, VA presents Classical Edge with a Gypsy Soul, a pay-what-you-wish concert featuring emerging Czech pianist Tomas Kaco in a recital featuring his own arrangements of Classical, Jazz & Roma Music.  Cocktails at 6:30 pm; Concert at 7 pm followed by artist reception.  No reservations required. • Warm Springs, VA • For more information call 540.839.5018 or visit www.garthnewel.org.

Adult Softball Kicks Off • Date TBA • Find a team and enjoy some good, community fun! • Sponsored by the Highland Recreation Commission • Monterey, VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

Wheelin’ Sportsmanship Event • Saturday, May 20 • Fishing, target shooting, food, and prizes. Handicap accessible. Registration begins at 10 a.m. No fee. Handicap accessible. • Fair Lawn Farm • Rt. 84 in Meadowdale, VA • Sponsored by the NWTF Little Switzerland Strutters • For more info, contact Debbie Ralston at 540-468-3465 or Mike Hilbert at 540-468-2250

Highland Farmer’s Market Opening Day • Friday, May 26 • 3:30 pm – 6 pm • Each week at the Farmer’s Market you can expect to find the finest in fresh local produce, baked goods, and other locally crafted items • The Pavilion at The Highland Center • Monterey, VA • 540-468-1922

Star Party • Date Options: Friday – Sunday, May 26 – 28 • Astronomers, astronomy students, and others that want to learn and view the dark night skies are encouraged to attend this “star-studded” event. As this event draws closer, we will determine on what day the party will be held based on weather forecasts. The final date for the party will be announced on Thursday, May 25. This event will start at 8 pm at the Highland County Public Library with observation on Jack Mountain. Astronomical twilight will begin at 10:30. • Monterey, VA • For more information, call 540-468-2550

Memorial Day “Walk of Honor” Ceremony • Monday, May 29 • Celebrate Memorial Day and honor our veterans during our Memorial Day Ceremony at our Walk of Honor  • Monterey, VA • 540-468-2550


June

Highland Farmer’s Market • Every Friday • 3:30 pm – 6 pm • Each week at the Farmer’s Market you can expect to find the finest in fresh local produce, baked goods, and other locally crafted items • The Pavilion at The Highland Center • Monterey, VA • 540-468-1922

VAST Rocket Launch • Saturday, June 3 beginning at 11 a.m. • Jack Mountain Village located 3 miles south of Monterey • Come and watch rockets both big and small as well as launch your own! • For more information, call 540-280-8908, email vastinfo@valleyaerospace.com, or visit www.valleyaerospace.com.

Swimming Pool Opening • June (after graduation) • Sponsored by the Highland Recreation Department • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978

“90’s Night” at the HCRC Pool • Tuesday, June 13 • Throwback to a time of flannel and Doc Martens and swim to 90’s music • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

Community Summer Kick-Off • Saturday, June 17 • Celebrate the arrival of summer with this family-friendly event! Enjoy a bouncy house for children, cornhole, horseshoes, field day games, free hot dogs, watermelon, and lemonade. While you’re there, sign your child up for the Highland County Library’s Summer Reading Program. Also, celebrate the halfway mark of the 100 Miles in 100 Days Challenge! • HCRC Pool Complex • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

“Pirate Night” at the HCRC Pool • Tuesday, June 20 • Ahoy Matey! If ye be brave enough, join us for a night of swashbuckling fun! • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

Swimming Lessons for Beginners • June 19 – 23 • 5:00 – 6:00 pm • Youngsters will receive swimming lessons from the lifeguards at the Highland Pool • Sponsored by the Highland Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

Artists’ Weekend • Friday – Sunday, June 23 – 25 • Monterey, VA • An outdoor painting event. Registration ends June 12. • Sponsored by the Highland County Arts Council • 540-468-2916 • Click here for the 2017 Brochure

Family Campfire Night • Friday, June 23 • Enjoy camp fire songs, local story tellers, hot dogs and S’mores by the fire. Immediately following the conclusion of swimming lessons. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult. • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

Eagle’s Nest Outfitters Trip • Saturday, June 24 • Celebrate summer with a scenic 6.5 mile river trip with Eagle’s Nest Outfitters in Petersburg, West Virginia! Experience the south branch of the Potomac River, one of the top ten paddling rivers in the United States, from a canoe! The trip will take approximately four hours. Cost including canoe rental is $35 per person. • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • For more details or to register, call 540-468-2178 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

“Luau Night” at the HCRC Pool • Tuesday, June 27 • Limbo lower now! Do the hula and taste a special tropical snack. • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

 

July

Highland Farmer’s Market • Every Friday • 3:30 pm – 6 pm • Each week at the Farmer’s Market you can expect to find the finest in fresh local produce, baked goods, and other locally crafted items • The Pavilion at The Highland Center • Monterey, VA • 540-468-1922

4th of July Children’s Parade • Tuesday, July 4 • 5 p.m. • Blue Grass, VA • Sponsored by the Blue Grass Ruritan Club • 540-468-2550

Blue Grass Ruritan Club Lawn Party • Tuesday, July 4 • 6 p.m. • Sponsored by the Blue Grass Ruritans • Food (pay for what you eat!), horseshoe, volleyball, entertainment, and games • 540-468-2550

Lions Club Street Dance • Saturday, July 8 • 5 pm • BBQ meal, bluegrass music, square dancing, cake walks and clogging • Spruce Street – Monterey, VA • Sponsored by the Monterey Lions Club

VAST Rocket Launch • Saturday, July 8 beginning at 11 a.m. • Jack Mountain Village located 3 miles south of Monterey • Come and watch rockets both big and small as well as launch your own! • For more information, call 540-280-8908, email vastinfo@valleyaerospace.com, or visit www.valleyaerospace.com.

“STAR WARS Week” at the HCRC Pool • July 10-July 12 • Whether you’re a fan of dark side villians or heroes of the rebellion, we have something for everyone during our week of Star Wars-themed activities! • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org 

“STAR WARS Night” at the HCRC Pool • Tuesday, July 11 • Join us for an out of this world celebration of everyone’s favorite scifi series! • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

Old Time Fiddler’s Convention • Thursday – Sunday, July 13 – 16 • Highland County Fairgrounds • For more information: 540-292-0283

“Carnival Night” at the HCRC Pool • Tuesday, July 18 • Enjoy favorite carnival snacks and games between swim sessions! • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

Star Party • Friday, July 21 • Learn about the night sky by gazing through the library’s telescope! • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

NWTF Little Switzerland Strutters Annual Heritage Banquet • Saturday, July 22 • Doors open at 5 p.m. • Meal, games, silent and live auction, door prizes, and scholarship presentation. Tickets required. • Blue Grass, VA • Sponsored by the NWTF Little Switzerland Strutters  • For more info, contact Debbie Ralston at 540-396-3465 or Mike Hilbert at 540-468-2250.

“The Hunt” at Garth Newel Music Center • Saturday, July 22 • Garth Newel Music Center in Hot Springs, VA presents The Hunt, a concert featuring The Parker Quartet performing the works of Mozart and Aaron Jay Kernis.  4 pm Musical Icebreaker with The Parker Quartet; 5 pm Concert followed by optional dinner. • For more information or to make reservations call 540.839.5018 or visit www.garthnewel.org

“The Classics” at Garth Newel Music Center • Sunday, July 23 • Garth Newel Music Center in Hot Springs, VA presents The Classics, a concert featuring The Parker Quartet performing the works of Meldelssohn, Stravinsky, and Brahms.  3 pm Concert followed by optional picnic. • For more information or to make reservations call 540.839.5018 or visit www.garthnewel.org.

“Karaoke Night” at the HCRC Pool • Tuesday, July 25 • Calling all local stars! This is your night to shine! • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

“The Art of Coaching” at Garth Newel Music Center • Tuesday, July 25 • Renowned pedagogue Robbie Merfeld will be holding an interactive workshop on the creative interaction between coach and ensemble that will be open to the public. His new book “Is It So if You Think It’s So?” captures his insights on teaching and performing chamber music. After the short discussion and masterclass featuring the Emerging Artist Fellows, Robbie will be available to sign books and field questions from the audience. All are welcome! • Free Admission • For more information call 540.839.5018 or visit www.garthnewel.org.

Bubbles! • Wednesday, July 26 • 10:30 am – 12:00 pm • Little bubbles. Big bubbles. GIANT bubbles! Participants can learn the ins and outs of bubble making then cool off with free admission to the HCRC pool. Parent supervision required for pool use. • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

8th Annual Benefit Poker Run • Date TBA •  Benefit Poker Run and BBQ Chicken Dinner sponsored by the Word of Faith Outreach Ministry. 100% of proceeds help our neighbors in need. Registration at 9 am. Ride starts at 10 am, and last bike in at 3 pm. $20 per hand. Best Hand: $300, Worst Hand $50 • For more information: 540-474-3802 or 540-290-9261

Taste of Highland • Saturday, July 29 • 5:30 pm • An annual fundraising dinner for the Highland Center, showcasing a selection of Highland County’s numerous local food offerings. Tickets include dinner, complimentary beverages, and live music. Tickets are available in person at the Highland Farmers Market, Fridays from 3:30 – 6:00 pm or online at the Taste of Highland Eventbrite Page • Monterey, VA • 540-468-1922 • localfoods@htcnet.org

Mountain Boyz Motorsports Truck & Tractor Pull • Saturday, July 29 • Cheer for your favorite truck or tractor as adrenaline fills the air when these monster machines make their way down the track. • Highland County Fair Grounds • Monterey, VA • mtnboyz@yahoo.com

Emerging Artist Fellow at Garth Newel Music Center • Saturday, July 29 • Garth Newel Music Center in Hot Springs, VA, presents the Emerging Artist Fellows in collaboration with members of the Garth Newel Piano Quartet and violinist Judith Ingolfsson.  4 pm Musical Icebreaker with the Emerging Artist Fellows; 5 pm Concert followed by optional dinner. • For more information or to make reservations call 540.839.5018 or visit www.garthnewel.org.

Emerging Artist Fellow at Garth Newel Music Center • Sunday, July 30 • Garth Newel Music Center in Hot Springs, VA presents the Emerging Artist Fellows in collaboration with members of the Garth Newel Piano Quartet and violinist Judith Ingolfsson. 3 pm Concert followed by optional picnic. • For more information or to make reservations call 540.839.5018 or visit www.garthnewel.org.


August

Highland Farmer’s Market • Every Friday • 3:30 pm – 6 pm • Each week at the Farmer’s Market you can expect to find the finest in fresh local produce, baked goods, and other locally crafted items • The Pavilion at The Highland Center • Monterey, VA • 540-468-1922

“50’s Night” at the HCRC Pool • Tuesday, August 1 • Break out your leather jacket and poodle skirts for this sock hop-themed night! Enjoy a coke float and a splash to the oldies. • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

Highland Historical Society Spaghetti Dinner • Friday, August 4 • 5 pm – 8 pm • Come out, enjoy a plate of spaghetti, visit with neighbors, meet new friends, and support the Highland Historical Society and Museum • Monterey Firehouse • Monterey, VA • 540-396-4478

Mountain Mama Road Bike Challenge • Saturday, August 5 • Monterey, VA • This annual event features two states, three counties, nine mountains, 105 miles, and over 10,000 feet of climb with four courses of different ability level. Enjoy the scenic beauty of Highland County while riding on two wheels! • 540-468-2550 • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

“Fathomless Depths” at Garth Newel Music Center • Saturday, August 5 • Garth Newel Music Center in Hot Springs, VA presents Fathomless Depths, a concert featuring the Garth Newel Piano Quartet performing the works of Mark Carlson and Gabirel Fauré.  4 pm Musical Icebreaker with Mark Carlson; 5 pm Concert followed by optional dinner. • For more information or to make reservations call 540.839.5018 or visit www.garthnewel.org.

“Olympic Night” at the HCRC Pool • Tuesday, August 8 • Get ready to show off your skills and see if you can win gold in our swimming and water competitions! • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

VAST Rocket Launch • Saturday, August 12 beginning at 11 a.m. • Jack Mountain Village located 3 miles south of Monterey • Come and watch rockets both big and small as well as launch your own! • For more information, call 540-280-8908, email vastinfo@valleyaerospace.com, or visit www.valleyaerospace.com.

“Glow Down Night” at the HCRC Pool • Tuesday, August 15 • Bring a white t-shirt to decorate with glow paint, grab some glow sticks, and dance the evening away to the music of AK Lion. • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • For more info, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

School Starts at Highland County Public Schools • Date TBA • Monterey, VA • 540-468-6360 or 540-468-6320

Highland County Horse Show • Saturday, August 26 • Monterey, VA • Western and English riders compete in a county tradition older than the Maple Festival and the Highland County Fair. • 540-396-3144


September

Highland Farmer’s Market • Every Friday • 3:30 pm – 6 pm • Each week at the Farmer’s Market you can expect to find the finest in fresh local produce, baked goods, and other locally crafted items • The Pavilion at The Highland Center • Monterey, VA • 540-468-1922

Second Annual “Run to the Fair” 5K • Saturday, September 2 • Enjoy a run through picturesque Monterey during the Highland County Fair! Pre-registration (adults: $24, children 12 & under: $15) closes August 12. Day-of registration (adults: $30, children 12 & under: $20) available. Pre-registration encouraged to ensure your t-shirt. • HCRC Pool Complex • Sponsored by the Highland County Recreation Commission • Monterey ,VA • 540-468-2978 • To register, visit www.highlandcountyrecreation.org

VAST Rocket Launch • Saturday, September 16 beginning at 11 a.m. (note: this date may change) • Jack Mountain Village located 3 miles south of Monterey • Come and watch rockets both big and small as well as launch your own! • For more information, call 540-280-8908, email vastinfo@valleyaerospace.com, or visit www.valleyaerospace.com.

NWTF Little Switzerland Strutters Women in the Outdoors • Saturday, September 23 • For more info, contact Debbie Ralston 540-396-3465 or Mike Hilbert at 540-468-2250

Highland County Fair • Wednesday – Saturday, August 30 – September 2 • Monterey, VA • Virginia’s oldest continuously running small county fair

 


October

Hands & Harvest Festival Friday – Sunday, October 6 – 8 • Monterey, VA • Arts & crafts, farm tour, clogging, cider making & tasting and seasonal foods • 540-468-2550

Used Book Sale • Friday – Sunday, October 6 – 8 • Highland County Public Library • Monterey, VA • 540-468-2550

SPCA Annual Sweater Sale • Friday – Sunday, October 6 – 8 • The Highland Center, Spruce Street • Monterey, VA • 540-468-2550

Southernmost Maple Products • Friday & Saturday, October 6 – 7 • 9 a.m. • Maple Pork BBQ, Chicken Dinners, bluegrass music and Maple donuts • Bolar, VA • 540-468-2682

Fair Lawn Farm • Friday & Saturday, October 6 – 7 • “Pick Your Own Pumpkins & Gourds”, Kettle-Cooked Apple Butter, Fresh Eggs, Cider Tasting • Mill Gap, VA • 540-468-3094

Laurel Fork Sap Suckers Friday & Saturday, October 6 – 7 • Hay rides, corn maze, apple butter making, pumpkins, music, bonfire & more Hightown, VA • 540-468-2289

Ginseng Mountain Store “Open House” • Friday & Saturday, October 6 – 7 • Door prizes, discounts, and Lamb, Beef & Marinade tasting on the front porch • Forks of The Water, VA • 540-474-3663

Farmers’ Market • Friday & Saturday, October 6 – 7 • Produce, flowers, baked goods, crafts • The Highland Center, Spruce Street • Monterey, VA • 540-468-1922

Family Fun Day and Rabies Clinic • Saturday, October 7 • 10 am – 4 pm • Monterey Firehouse • Monterey, VA • Silent auction, food, animals for adoption, 50/50 raffle, prizes, Kid’s Corner, face painting, rabies and microchip clinic • 100% of the proceeds benefit the Highland County Humane Society • 540-468-3288

VAST Rocket Launch • Saturday, October 7 beginning at 11 a.m. • Jack Mountain Village located 3 miles south of Monterey • Come and watch rockets both big and small as well as launch your own! • For more information, call 540-280-8908, email vastinfo@valleyaerospace.com, or visit www.valleyaerospace.com.


November

 

VAST Rocket Launch • Saturday, November 4 beginning at 11 a.m. • Jack Mountain Village located 3 miles south of Monterey • Come and watch rockets both big and small as well as launch your own! • For more information, call 540-280-8908, email vastinfo@valleyaerospace.com, or visit www.valleyaerospace.com.

Hunter’s Feast • Date & Time TBA • Blue Grass Ruritan Building • Blue Grass, VA • A pancake and buckwheat dinner for our hunters • Sponsored  • 540-468-3288

 


December

Wintertide • Friday & Saturday, December 1 & 2 • Monterey, VA • An old-time Christmas celebration featuring seasonal music, a parade with Santa Claus, a Christmas Lighting Trail, unique downtown shopping opportunities, and (the main event!) the traditional lighting of the Christmas Tree! • 540-468-2550

Highland Community Chorus Concert • Friday – Sunday, December 1 – 3 at 7 p.m. • Individuals from Highland County and neighboring locations come together to perform traditional holiday tunes • Locations to be announced

Holiday Treasures Market & Open House • Friday & Saturday, December 1 – 2 • Times TBA • Monterey VA • 540-468-1922

Christmas Cantata • Date & Time TBA • Celebrate the reason for the season in a small, country church • Blue Grass United Methodist Church • Blue Grass, VA • 540-474-2871

Oyster Dinner • Date & Time TBA • Enjoy an oyster dinner with family, friends, and neighbors during the holiday season • Blue Grass Ruritan Building • Blue Grass, VA • 540-474-5405