News & Events


Big Stone Gap Farmer’s Market — Every Saturday May- October 9am-12pm.


The Crooked Road Mountains of Music Homecoming presents Celebrations of Mountain Music concert at the Trial of the Lonesome Pine Outdoor Drama on June 10, 2017. Gates will open at 3:30pm — Concert starts at 4pm. Performances include: WiseJAMs, Poplar Hill Reunion, Miss Ellie String Band, The Haybright String Ticklers.

Annual Tri-State Singing Convention — Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 10am at Bullitt Park.


Seth Baily Car Show — July 2, 2017 at downtown Big Stone Gap Visitor Center, Time – TBA.


Fourth of July Extravaganza — July 4, 2017 downtown Big Stone Gap.
Schedule of Events at the Big Stone Gap Visitor Center:
7AM Pancake Breakfast
9AM 5k run/walk
10AM Cornhole Tournament
12PM Fireman’s Race
1PM Hotdog Eating Contest

2PM Parade lineup in Food City Parking Lot
230PM Parade down Main Street
3PM Bullitt Park Gates open ($5 admission fee, kids 12 and under are free)
3PM-9PM Food Vendors/Beer Garden
3PM-7PM Inflatables, Games, Bingo, Splashpad
Dark FIREWORKS

Concert Lineup includes: WiseJAMs, If Birds Could Fly, and Folk Soul Revival


Trail of the Lonesome Pine Outdoor Drama — Every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday June-August. Preshow starts at 7:15pm and production at 8pm. Opening night is June 29, 2017.


Big Stone Gap Celtic Festival — September 22 and 23, 2017 – Schedule coming soon!


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