There’s always something to do in the gorgeous New River Valley, and with summer fast approaching, it’s time to get out and get enjoy it! In this post, we’re bringing you the top New River Valley Events to enjoy in May 2017.
The Pulaski Pedalfest 2017 – Spring Ride
To benefit the Ratcliffe Transportation Museum, riders will start and end the Pedalfest course at the Pulaski Train Station. Three routes are available to ride in this non-competitive cycling adventure and each follows the Dora Connector to the New River Trail. The routes available will vary in distance with a 5-mile course, 12.5-mile course, and a 21-mile course.
When: May 6th, 2017
Where: The Pulaski Train Station
Interested? Find out more at the official Ratcliffe Museum website
Marc Baskind in Concert
From the Mississippi Delta to the New River Valley, Marc Baskind is sure to liven up your Summer with his versatile music and have you dancing the night away! At the scenic Preston’s at the River Course in Radford, Marc Baskind will bring his talents for one night only, so be sure not to miss it!
When: May 12th, 2017
Where: Preston’s at the River Course
Interested? Find out more on Marc Baskind’s official website
Opening Night at the Marketplace
To mark the beginning of 16 weeks of live music, culinary showcases, and craft cider, wine, and beer, Opening Night at the Pulaski Marketplace is the kick-off you won’t want to miss. This 100% local experience will let you experience all the New River Valley artisans and farmers have to offer at the delicious and delightful event.
When: May 16th, 2017
Where: The Pulaski Marketplace
Interested? Find out more at the official Pulaski Marketplace website
The Sounds of Summer Concert
The Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley presents the Sounds of Summer concert to kick-off the free concert season! Come to this lively event for talented local musicians and dancing, stay see experience all the Fine Arts Center has to offer.
When: May 26th, 2017
Where: The Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley
Interested? Find out more on the official Fine Arts Center Facebook page
Lunch at the Depot
The center of the Town of Pulaski is its historic gem, the Pulaski Train Station. Come enjoy the outdoors and have lunch at the train depot! There will be local food truck catering for purchase for a fun afternoon luncheon to start the Summer off right!
When: May 17th, 2017
Where: The Pulaski Train Depot
Interested? More details coming soon to the official Town of Pulaski Facebook page
Enjoy the beginnings of summer without even having to leave the beautiful New River Valley are! The above live and local events are sure to be great fun for the whole family, and each provides a great way to get outside and take advantage of all that our dynamic community has to offer!
We hope this guide has highlighted some great local activities for you and your family to enjoy together. At ServiceMaster Commercial Cleaning, the New River Valley is one of the regions we serve, and we take every opportunity to connect with and enjoy life within our community and with you!