Weekend Picks: Spring Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance

17 Apr 14
Weekend Picks: Spring Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance
Spring Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance – April 17-20 The Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance will hold its 12th annual spring festival from Thursday, April 17 to Sunday, April 20, 2014. The festival will feature more than 50 bands and performers on two big outdoor stages, a large Dance […]

Weekend Picks: Legend Brewing Co. 20th Anniversary Party

17 Apr 14
Weekend Picks: Legend Brewing Co. 20th Anniversary Party
To celebrate 20 years as central Virginia’s oldest microbrewery, Richmond’s Legend Brewing Co. is throwing a huge Anniversary Party this weekend, Saturday, April 19. According to the brewery’s website, it’s $10 to get in, running from 2-8 p.m., and $12 for an all you can eat wristband. Live entertainment will be provided by the Remnants, Wayne Reynolds, Slack […]

The Secret Is Out

The Secret Is Out
In recent years there has been a surge in interest in all that the Alleghany Highlands has to offer visitors.

Fear: The Whitewater Grand Prix

17 Apr 14
Fear: The Whitewater Grand Prix
The Whitewater Grand Prix is not an event for the faint of heart. Take 25 of the best paddlers in the world and challenge them to compete for two weeks against each other in some of the biggest whitewater they have ever faced.

Dickies Work Wear Still a Number-One Outdoor Apparel Choice

16 Apr 14
Dickies Work Wear Still a Number-One Outdoor Apparel Choice
It doesn’t have to say Patagonia to be great outdoor wear.

Daily Dirt: Another Climbing Accident, GSMA Donation, New River Gorge Conservation, and More!

16 Apr 14
Daily Dirt: Another Climbing Accident, GSMA Donation, New River Gorge Conservation, and More!
This week's Daily Dirt features stories on a rappelling accident, a GSMA donation, DNR land acquisition in WV, and the controversy of slopestyle competition.

Trail Mix: Bryan Sutton’s Bluegrass Licks

16 Apr 14
Trail Mix: Bryan Sutton's Bluegrass Licks
Sutton has stepped up his game both as a songwriter and a vocalist, and his new record is his most well-rounded to date.

Trauma Tuesday: Pogo Wipeouts

15 Apr 14
Trauma Tuesday: Pogo Wipeouts
Trauma Tuesday: Pogo Wipeouts features some gnarly fails on some bouncy sticks.
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