So Much to Do in Abingdon
Make it a day and then a night in Abingdon, Virginia, when you stay at this fully-furnished vacation or corporate rental. If you love the active lifestyle, start off the day by biking along the Virginia Creeper Trail from Abingdon to Damascus or take a short drive to Marion and enjoy swimming, paddling, or fishing at Hungry Mother State Park. Fly fishers will want to head out to the South Holston for some of the best fly fishing in the area. Want to explore a cave? Then, be sure and Visit Bristol Caverns. Or, make a short drive to Emory & Henry College and tour one of the oldest colleges in Virginia. While you're there, don't forget to stop by the picturesque duck pond and feed the ducks. Is shopping more of your speed? Then, take a walk along Main Street and shop at one of many local antique or clothing shops. Experience artisans developing their crafts at the Arts Depot or theHeartwood Center. You'll definitely find lots of unique items to purchase, wherever you go! Shopping is at its best during the Virginia Highlands festival in Abingdon, Va. The Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion offers a chance to enjoy some of the best music the area has to offer. History buffs might enjoy watching historic reenactments downtown, exploring the Sinking Springs Cemetery, or touring the Stars Museum or Martha Washington Inn. Afternoons are a great time to catch a movie at the Abingdon Cinemall, stroll through the weekly Farmer's Market, or enjoy a production at the world famous Barter Theater. And the fun doesn't stop at night! Enjoy fine dining at one of the many local restaurants and then strike out on a ghost walk tour. Of course, only a few miles away, are plenty of exciting days and nights during the Bristol Speedway races. And, after experiencing all of these unique opportunities, look forward to returning to your fully-furnished Blue Ridge Town Home where you can relax and refresh yourself before another exciting day. Remember, if you need to take care of business while in Abingdon, Va, you'll appreciate the fact that your corporate rental includes free WiFi, a wireless printer, and a shredder.
Plan and book early for these events: Battle at Bristol College Football's Biggest Ever, Saturday, September 10th, 2016 (Booking for this event will begin in March of 2016); Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion, September 16-18, 2016; National Storytelling Festival, October 7-9, 2016; Virginia Highlands Festival in Abingdon 2016. Coming in for Graduations? Emory & Henry College' s graduation is May 7th and King University is April 30th, 2016.