Culture

Water|Ways exhibit to begin at Virginia Living Museum

April 20, 2017

In Newport News, Va., the Virginia Living Museum will feature Water|Ways, a Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition, in the VLM’s changing exhibit gallery beginning May 27 through July 9. Water is an essential component of life on […]

Contest

Enter to Win: Great Brews & Views Giveaway

April 15, 2017

This month, we’re giving away a “Great Brews & Views” getaway in Lexington and Rockbridge counties, Virginia. The giveaway includes: An overnight stay and breakfast for two at the Natural Bridge Hotel and Conference Center 2 […]

Destinations

Waterfall Wednesday: Apple Orchard Falls, Virginia

April 12, 2017

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Apple Orchard Falls in Virginia. State: Virginia Location: Buchanan Height: N/A Apple Orchard Falls is one of Virginia’s tallest and most […]

Destinations

Dinosaur Discovery Trail showcases majestic animals

March 27, 2017

In Newport News, Va., the Virginia Living Museum’s permanent outdoor Dinosaur Discovery Trail showcases 16 of the majestic animals that roamed earth for more 150 million years. You’ll see realistic one-third to full-size dinosaurs from […]

Fishing

South River Fly Fishing Expo planned

March 23, 2017

The South River Fly Fishing Expo is April 22–23 at Constitution Park, on the South River in Waynesboro, Va. Admission is only $10 for adults and kids under 16 are free. Guest presenters for 2017 […]

Destinations

Smith Mountain Lake shoreline great for recreation

March 17, 2017

Smith Mountain Lake, located in the newly designated Virginia Mountains Region, is an amazing area with shoreline covering Bedford, Franklin, and Pittsylvania counties. What’s not to love about a clear glistening lake with 580 miles […]