Things to See and Do

Appalachian Music, Art and Culture

 

  • Narrows Gift Shop & Art Gallery | (540) 726-3022
    “302” Main St. displays and sells the artistic endeavors of over 30 local artists, artisans, authors and craftsmen. The juried items are offered at reasonable prices to suit every budget, allowing comfortable enjoyment of the arts as gifts or as personal expressions Just For You. The inviting shop showcases an extensive variety of quality handcrafted items including jewelry, furniture, paintings, wood turnings, digital art, candles, knit apparel, soaps, stained and blown glass, books, lotions, purses, wall decor, sculpture, baskets, note cards, quilts, Appalachian, coal, local history, and more. Also offered are gift certificates and personal or group private appointments.The Gallery is open Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Main St. Narrows, VA 24124

Farms, Farmers Markets and Pick-Your-Owns

 

  • Narrows Farmer’s Market  | (540) 726-2423
    The Narrows Farmers Market is located on Monroe Street in downtown Narrows.  The Market has several tables already onsite in order to accommodate a number of vendors, a stage area for live entertainment during special events, and clean restroom facilities. The market is open April 1st through October 31st.  Selling days are Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  However, in the spirit of making the market a successful endeavor from both the Town’s and community’s viewpoint, staff will make every effort to make special arrangements with potential vendors wishing to use the facility outside of these days and times.
  • Pearisburg Community Market
    The Pearisburg Community Farmer’s Market offers fresh local produce, events, activities, demos, music and crafts. Meet local producers, artisans and more.
  • Glen Alton Farm | (540) 552-4641
    Glen Alton is a 304 acre property in Giles County that was a working farm up until the 1980`s. Majestic trees, open pastures and picturesque buildings create a pastoral setting that invites wandering and evokes memories of a simpler time. This day use area features picnic tables, hiking trails, and wildlife watching opportunities. Area highlights include White Rocks Campground, Potts Rail Trail, Big Stony Creek, and Interior Whistle Stop.
  • BeeBerry Farm | (540) 544-6833
    You-pick blueberries with a wonderful view! Our quality berries are grown using sustainable horticultural methods, with no pesticides. Season is late June through July. Call ahead or check our web site for the best picking times.  This farm is a trail site on the Giles Artisan Trail and is a member of Round the Mountain Artisan Network.
  • Windrush Farms | (540) 544-7088
    ALL NATURAL– Only organic fertilizers/pesticides are used when needed.
    * TASTING ENCOURAGED–as we have several different varieties within our approx. 900 bushes that can vary in flavor.
    * WE SUPPLY BUCKETS FOR PICKING AND BAGS FOR TAKE HOME–although many choose and are welcome to bring their own take home containers or boxes. (PLEASE, NO BACKPACKS, OR OTHER LARGER SIZE PURSES / BAGS PERMITTED)

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Northwest Quadrant
Pearisburg – Narrows – Rich Creek – Glen Lyn

Northeast Quadrant
Big Stony Creek – Glen Alton – White Rocks

Southwest Quadrant
Wilburn Valley – White Gate – Staffordsville – Eggleston

Southeast Quadrant
Newport – Mountain Lake – Pembroke