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.

Library Sponsoring Summer Reading Program

Clifton Forge Public Library 535 Church St, Clifton Forge, VA, United States

The Clifton Forge Public Library is sponsoring a Summer Reading Program for readers ages 3 through adult. The program begins on Monday, June 10, 2024, and will conclude at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 2, 2024. Books read do not have to be from the library. They can be from your personal collection, or a…

Early Learning Summer Program, Alleghany Highlands YMCA, 07/08-08/09

Alleghany Highlands YMCA 101 YMCA Way, Covington, VA, United States

Experience summer FUN at our YMCA Early Learning Summer Program! Each week is themed and filled with games, activities and trips. We have two locations, Central and West. Ages are 5-12, $130/5 days, $110/3 days. Financial assistance available pending application. Themes/weeks are below: July 8-12: Foodie Art, Kiddos will experience the art of cooking during…

Gymnastics Camp, Alleghany Highlands YMCA: July 22-26

Alleghany Highlands YMCA 101 YMCA Way, Covington, VA

Join us for gymnastics camp at the Alleghany Highlands YMCA! We offer both half day and full day sessions for ages 3-12 from 9:00am-3:00pm. Members/Full Day: $135/weekly Non-Members/Full Day: $165/weekly   Members/Half Day: $68/weekly Non-Members/Half Day: $75/weekly Call us at 540-962-9622 or stop by our Welcome Desk to register. Financial assistance available, pending application.

Ukulele Camp

Clifton Forge School of The Arts 518 Church St, Clifton Forge, VA, United States

4-Day Camp: July 22 - 25, 1 - 4pm Tuition: $85** or $160** when combined with morning Art Camp Ages: 7-12 Come explore this fun instrument! Participants will learn the foundations of playing the ukulele in this exciting summer camp. No previous experience needed. A mini-concert will be held at the end of camp! Campers…

Fun Fridays at CFSOTA!

Clifton Forge School of The Arts 518 Church St, Clifton Forge, VA, United States

Dates: July 12, 19, 26 and August 2, 9 Time: 10am - 12pm Join us in the CFSOTA Mill this summer for fun art, exciting activities, a variety of games, and more. Free for all and open to all ages, Fun Fridays at CFSOTA are a great time for the whole family that you will…

Free

Fridays in the Forge Amphitheatre Patio Party

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

Friday’s in the Forge is a family event in downtown Clifton Forge. Shops and restaurants stay open later than normal. Street vendors, games for kids, and live music on Ridgeway Street from 6pm to 9pm. During Friday’s in the Forge, the Masonic Amphitheatre will feature a patio party, and the Underground Lounge will be open…

Library to Host Bright Star Theatre

Clifton Forge Public Library 535 Church St, Clifton Forge, VA, United States

The Clifton Forge Public Library will host the Bright Star Touring Theatre on Wednesday, July 31.  The program will begin at 11:00 a.m., and will be held at the Clifton Forge Fire Department, located at 701 Church Street. Bright Star Touring Theatre will present “Storybook Tales:  Pinocchio and Robin Hood.”  While dashing through the streets…

Fun Fridays at CFSOTA!

Clifton Forge School of The Arts 518 Church St, Clifton Forge, VA, United States

Dates: July 12, 19, 26 and August 2, 9 Time: 10am - 12pm Join us in the CFSOTA Mill this summer for fun art, exciting activities, a variety of games, and more. Free for all and open to all ages, Fun Fridays at CFSOTA are a great time for the whole family that you will…

Free

Painting Wildflowers

Clifton Forge School of The Arts 518 Church St, Clifton Forge, VA, United States

Tuition: $40, includes materials Ages: 13-adult Want to have some fun while learning new painting techniques? In this 2 hour class, you will learn to make beautiful wild flowers. In the end, You will have a beautiful painting sprinkled with your preferred selection of wildflowers. Instructor Leah Thompson will provide individualized guidance and encouragement as she instructs…

$40

AHACC 40th Anniversary Celebration

On Sunday, August 4th from 3-5pm we are hosting a 40th birthday party for the Alleghany Highlands Arts and Crafts Center. Refreshments will be offered. This event will be held at the Art Center at 439 E. Ridgeway St. Clifton Forge, VA 24422. We hope to see you there!

Free