Events

The Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Tourism hosts activities all year long and promotes local and regional events that benefit the businesses and citizens of the region. To submit an event, either click on the link or please contact the chamber office at 540-962-2178.

The Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Tourism hosts and co-sponsors a wide variety of events throughout the year, including networking opportunities, educational events and ribbon cuttings. The Chamber also supports major festivals, concerts and sporting events designed to enhance the quality of life in the region and attract visitors.

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FX2: A REGIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT FOR 2022

Alleghany Highlands Arts and Crafts Center 439 E Ridgeway St., Clifton Forge, VA

This FREE Exhibit in the Gallery is a Photo Show that focuses on the work of area photographers working in traditional film and/or digital imaging. It’s always sure to please and will be open for your viewing through Christmas and closing on December 27th.  Judge for the exhibit was Craig Sisson of Roanoke VA. Craig…

Gingerbread Workshop

Jeter Watson Center 515 E. Pine Street, Covington

The City of Covington Parks and Recreation and the Alleghany/Covington 4H Club will be holding a Gingerbread Workshop this year. The event will be held on Friday, December 9 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Jeter Watson Center (515 E. Pine Street). Participants will have the opportunity to work on a craft, create…

Jimmy Fortune – Christmas Show

Historic Masonic Theatre and Ampitheatre 513 Church Street, Clifton Forge, VA

Jimmy Fortune – Christmas Show Friday. December 9, 2022 @ 7:30 PM ORCHESTRA FRONT $30 ORCHESTRA BACK AND BALCONY $25 BOX SEATS $35 ($5 FEE AT CHECKOUT FOR RESTORATION AND HANDLING) Jimmy Fortune toured, sang and performed with the legendary Statler Brothers for 21 years. He joined them first as a temporary replacement for Lew…

White Christmas

Historic Masonic Theatre and Ampitheatre 513 Church Street, Clifton Forge, VA

A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.

Free

The Chocolate Bar

Alleghany Highlands Arts and Crafts Center 439 E Ridgeway St., Clifton Forge, VA

“An Evening of Art and Spirits” at Alleghany Highlands Arts & Crafts Center in the Gallery for adult drinks and heavy hors d’oeuvres from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Tickets may be purchased on line at: https://highlandsartsandcraft.org/event/the-chocolate-bar-2/ You can also call the center at 540-862-4447 to purchase tickets over the phone, or stop by the…

$40

The Fourth “Quilt Winter Blues Away with Kaye” Quilt Retreat

Historic Masonic Theatre and Ampitheatre 513 Church Street, Clifton Forge, VA

The Historic Masonic Theatre Presents the Fourth “Quilt Winter Blues Away with Kaye” Quilt Retreat February 16, 17, 18, 2023 Kaye is excited to return to the Alleghany Highlands and The Historic Masonic Theatre to share her skills, techniques and all new lessons with you. Internationally known quilt maker, author, fabric designer and teacher and…

Great Bowls of Fire Chili Cook off & Cornhole Tournament

Mountain Gateway Community College 1000 College Drive, Clifton Forge, VA

Mountain Gateway Community College Educational Foundation is sponsoring a Chili Cook Off & Cornhole Tournament on the MGCC Main Campus.  Beer & Wine Garden, Live Music and Food!  Contact Vicki Pickle at vpickle@mgcc.edu/540-863-2835 for more information.