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 Features Star Wars Display

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

The Clifton Forge Public Library is featuring a display that depicts characters from various Star Wars movies and the streaming service Disney+ that focus on the Mandalorian and the Bounty Hunters.  Also included is Slave One, the attack craft used by famous bounty hunter Boba Fett.  The display is part of Micah Burks’ private collection.…

River Rock Concert – Tim Elliot

Jackson River Sports Complex 870 W Edgemont Dr, Covington, VA, United States

One of country music’s rising stars and a fan favorite Tim Elliott will be in concert Saturday, June 1 from 6:30 – 9:30 at the River Rock Amphitheatre located at the Jackson River Sports Complex. Growing up just outside Boone, North Carolina Tim learned to play the guitar at an early age and his family…

Senior Fishing Day

Dunlap Creek at Boys Home 414 Boys Home Rd, Covington

Senior Fishing Day FREE Age: 55 and older   Date: Friday June 7th, 2024 Time: Registration begins at 8:30 AM Fishing Ends: Noon Location: Dunlap Creek @ Boy’s Home Free lunch and prizes will be given out after fishing is complete! *NO FISHING LICENSE REQUIRED* For more information Contact Alleghany County Parks and Recreation: (540)863-6622 www.AlleghanyCountyRecreation.com

CFMS Annual Flag Day Picnic and Presentation

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

Come join us at the Historic Masonic Amphitheatre for a festive ceremony complete with flag presentations, music, and a birthday cake to honor our great nation. Grab a friend and come celebrate with us. Kid friendly! Flag Day Etiquette https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_G-Wwqfzd4 #visitCFVA

Free

Alleghany County River and Trail Day

Intervale Trailhead, Jackson River Scenic Trail, Covington, VA 24426 1903 Dressler Dr., Covington

Alleghany County Parks and Recreation along with Alleghany Outdoors is excited to announce our kickoff to summer with our first annual Alleghany County River and Trail Day 2024. This event will be held at Intervale Park and Alleghany Outdoors located at 1903 Dressler Drive Covington VA 24426. This event is set to be a family…

CFMS Fireworks Show

C & O Railway Heritage Center 705 Main Street, Clifton Forge

Come down to the C&O Railway Heritage Center on July 3rd at 6pm where our local non profits will have plenty of great food for sale while you enjoy performances by the Celebration Choir. An awesome fireworks show will begin at dusk. Be sure to join us downtown Monday, July 4th for more festivities. Our…

Free

Downtown Market * Stars and Stripes Parade * Veteran Ceremony

Historic Masonic Theatre 510 Main St, Clifton Forge, VA

9:30 AM Downtown Market till 1PM 11:00 AM CFVA Stars and Stripes Parade 12:00 PM Veteran Ceremony Join us for our annual Clifton Forge Stars and Stripes parade beginning at 11am followed by a ceremony honoring our Veterans and First Responders at the Historic Masonic Theatre. CFMS Downtown Market will be open all morning into…

Free

Kids Summer Art Camp Session 2

July 15-18 from 9:00-12pm.$100 per ticket (scholarships available)12 tickets availableRegister by July 12 to guarantee a spot.Join us at AHACC this summer for a fun-filled week of arts and crafts for kids ages 7-13! This session will begin Monday, July 15th and will end on Thursday, July 18th. Tickets sell fast, so make sure to…

$100.00

10th Annual Jackson River Scenic Trail Poker Run

Smith Bridge Access Point to Jackson River Scenic Trail

A poker run making use of the Jackson River Scenic Trail to highlight the natural beauty of our area.  Participants choose the distance that is best suited for them and are: Short Distance (<2 miles), Stroll (2 miles), Sprint (6 miles), and Beast (14 miles).  There are numerous local sponsors and many prizes! More information…

Clifton Forge Downtown Merchant Trick or Treating

Clifton Forge Main Street VA, United States

Come join your favorite merchants for lots of great candy and fun on Thursday, October 31st from 12 to 4pm in downtown Clifton Forge. Hope to see you there! #visitCFVA