The Greenbelt in Lights Ride Nights are here! December 3rd, 10th, 17th, 23rd, and 30th starting at 6pm.                                                                                                               The Christmas Market is setting up at the Big Stone Gap Visitor Center on December 3rd, 10th, and 17th! Pictures with Santa, Seasonal Treats, Gifts and Decorations from local crafters, and more while you wait on a hayride through the Greenbelt in Lights! Dough & Joe will be set up for treats! 6pm – 9pm.                                                                                                                                                          Join us this Winter in Big Stone Gap for breathtaking scenery, great food, amazing music, and shopping! Give us a try, you won’t regret visiting our Winter Wonderland!                                                                                                                                                                           A Town Permit is no longer required to access Big Cherry! Get out and visit today!

Girl Scouts Love State Parks Day – Southwest Virginia Museum.

Girl Scouts Love State Parks Day – Southwest Virginia Museum.

Girl Scouts Love State Parks Day – Southwest Virginia Museum.

Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park to Host Girl Scouts Love State Parks Day

 

Big Stone Gap, VA. The Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park is excited to announce their Girl Scouts Love State Parks Day. The Girl Scouts Love State Parks Day will seek to celebrate partnerships, learn more about resources, and get every girl outdoors.

The Girl Scouts Love State Parks Day will be on Saturday, Sept. 10 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Girls who participate in this program will tour the museum and grounds for a historical adventure of what life was like in the late 1800s. Along with earning the Girl Scouts Love State Park Badge they can also work on activities to earn individual badges.

Admission is free. Troops will be responsible for the adult to child ratio.

Spaces are limited. Registration is due by 4 p.m. Wednesday, September 8.  For more information, or to register, please call the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park at 276-523-1322.

The award-winning Virginia State Parks are managed by the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation.

 

For more information about Virginia State Parks’ activities and amenities or to make reservations in one of the more than 1,800 campsites or 300 climate-controlled cabins, call the Virginia State Parks Reservation Center at 800-933-PARK or visit www.virginiastateparks.gov.