News & Events


Big Stone Gap Farmer’s Market — Every Saturday May- October 8am-12pm.


MECC Home Craft Days — October 20-22, 2017 at Mountain Empire Community College.


PV Shindig Big Blue Block Party on October 21, 2017 at the Big Stone Gap Visitor Center. Special performance by Tyler Hughes at 6pm. Activities will include square dances, cake walks, live music, inflatables, cornhole tournament, games, fire pits, regional beer/wine selections and much more!


Halloween Bash – October 28, 2017 from 5pm-12am at the Big Stone Gap Visitor Center. Pumpkin Carving Contest at 5pm, Cornhole Tournament at 6pm, Adult & Children Costume Contest at 7pm. Special performance by Natalie Williams & The Sons of FM to follow. Inflatables, games, food vendors and regional beer/wine selections will be available.


Halloween Carnival – October 31, 2017 from 5pm-8pm at Bullitt Park. Haunted Pavilion, candy, cake walks, games and much more!


Lonesome Pine Soapbox Derby — November 4, 2017 Downtown Big Stone Gap. Participants MUST be pre-registered by October 23, 2017! There will be three age divisions – Little Bears (7-11 years), Big Bears (12-15 years), Mighty Bears (16 years and up).