GilesCoVa News

  • July is National Hotdog Month

    July is National Hot Dog Month   Who knew that July is National Hot Dog Month? We certainly didn’t for awhile, but now we do and we’re letting everyone know! Whether you like naked dogs, chili dogs, or more condiments on your hot dog...

  • 17 Picnic Locations for 2017

    17 Picnic Locations to enjoy in Giles County in ’17   Need something new to do with the family? As summer arrives, take a day to go out and enjoy a picnic together. A picnic would also be a great way to spend time with......

  • July 17- Bridge Closing

    July 17- Bridge Closing (Rte. 730) In order to make necessary bridge repairs, Rte. 730 in Giles County will be closed to thru traffic beginning the morning of July 17 at 8:00am till late afternoon of August 17. The section to be closed is 0.85......

  • Camp, Fish, Float, Ride: Enjoy the Two Virginias! Kairos Resort Opening July 1.

    Camp, Fish, Float, Ride: Enjoy the Two Virginias! Kairos Resort Opening July 1.   Giles County, VA – Mercer County, WV – The newest tourism destination in the two Virginias  is opening to guests on July 1, 2017.   Kairos Wilderness...

  • Jun 29- Be in Business Workshop

    Be in Business Workshop Open to Public   Giles County, VA- The third in a quarterly series of educational and free workshops is happening Thursday, June 29, 2017. The “Be in Business” workshop, presented by the Small Business Development Cen...

  • Festival in The Park Celebrates its 33rd Year

    Pearisburg Festival in The Park Celebrates its 33rd Year   Giles County, VA- Up till now, for 32 years, guests have merged onto the Pearisburg Community Center front lawn and surrounding ball fields to enjoy the annual Festival in the Park. That...

  • Summer Food Program 2017

    2017 FREE Summer Food Program! Your child (through age 18) can receive a FREE nutritious lunch during the summer months regardless of your income. Narrows High School & Macy McClaugherty School will be the host sites for this program.   Lu...

  • Castle Rock Golf & Recreation

    Backyard Tourist Spotlight on Castle Rock Golf & Recreation   Castle Rock Golf & Recreation is located at 900 Castle Rock Drive in Pembroke, Giles County, Virginia. They have been open since the mid 1960’s and serving the public ever s...

  • New River Eye Care

    Backyard Tourist Spotlight on New River Eye Care   New River Eye Care located at 700 Wenonah Ave in Pearisburg, Giles County, Virginia has been in business since 2004. It is owned and operated by Dr. Brad Lane and Dr. Chris Hansen.   The go...

  • Scotland’s Archie Fisher Joins Crooked Road Artists in Ballad Event at Mountain Lake Lodge

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 22, 2017 Contact: Jack Hinshelwood, Executive Director The Crooked Road & Mountains of Music Homecoming (276) 492-2402 O, (540) 239-2110 M jhinshelwood@thecrookedroad.org Karen Tessier Mountains of Music Homecoming Publ...