sculpture art on the lawn Robert Tuckwiller Mural

Every September the Giles Arts Council holds Art on the Lawn, a juried art show on the lawn of the Giles Court House. Come out and join the arts, fun for the whole family - especially the kids!

Arts and Theater

The 10th Annual "Art on the Lawn" will be held Saturday, September 19, 2015

Art on the Lawn

Giles Arts Council - www.gilesartscouncil.org
The Giles Arts Council is organized to create a network for the arts community in Giles County by providing a public arena for the visual, performing and needle arts. By supporting economic growth and tourism though artistic projects and performance, we can help preserve our Appalachian heritage and the indigenous arts of this region. Round the Mountain - www.roundthemountain.org Southwest Virginia’s Artisan Network is a non-profit organization that works in assisting local artisans with marketing, educational, and entrepreneurial opportunities.


Courthouse Mural

Art in Public Places


LEFT - Battle of Pearisburg by Kate Delaney

Below - Mural in downtown Pearisburg by
Jane Bode

Mural on side of building

Narrows Gift ShopNarrows Gift Shop & Art Gallery

This welcoming and cozy Gift Shop at 302 Main/Rt.100 displays and sells the artistic endeavors of over 30 local artists, artisans, authors and craftmen. 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 Gift Shop is open Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 11:00am-5:00pm or by appointment with no obligation

Main St/Rt.100 "NARROWS,va. NATURALLY!"
302 Main St. Narrows, VA 24124
(540) 726-3022 or (540) 726-2638

Giles Little Theater

The Giles Little Theater is a non profit community theater located in Pearisburg, Virginia serving Giles County and the surrounding New River Valley.  Its most recent reincarnation occurred in the Fall of 2008 under the vision and guidance of Susan Marie Gordon. Its goal is to bring Giles County classic productions from the Broadway stage performed by local talent in a time-tested, traditional manner.   We perform at the Pearisburg Community Center located at 1410 Wenonah Avenue, Pearisburg. 

Theatre Arts Camp for Kids sponsored by Giles Art Council. Macy McClaugherty School 9-2. June 27- July 1 and again August 1-5 Registration: $97 540-921-4430 or www.gilesartscouncil.org