There are many events throughout the area that residents like to attend.


Athens Town Social                Bramwell Home Tours

Country Craft Guild Show         Italian Heritage Festival

Four Seasons Women’s Conference Bluefield Coal Rally

Oktoberfest Parkways Authority Fall Festival

Princeton Summerfest West Virginia State Fair

Better Living Show Tazewell County Fair

Shriner’s Oyster Dinner The Old Time Fiddlers Convention

Bramwell Millionaire Homecoming Bluefield Blue-Gray Horse Show

Holiday of Lights Nat’l Railroad Historical Society Train Show Bluefield Coal Show Lemonade Days

Mountain Bike Challenge Civil War Re-Enactment

Monte Carlo Night Cole Chevy Mountain Festival

Mercer County’s Bluestone Valley Fair  Nemours Ruritan Harvest Festival

Chicory Square Summer Concert Series Ground Hog Breakfast

Kicks Country Annual Homecoming Sunset in the Square

Evening Shade Autumn Jamboree

Wings & Wheels Mercer County Heritage Festival

PMCCC AutumnFest PMCCC Women’s Expo

PMCCC ShrimpFeast Music in the Square Summer Concert Series

All Together Arts Week Bluefield Downtown Street Fair

Culturefest Camp Creek Fall Festival

Southern Thunder Bramwell Ghost Tours

Winter Warmer Bluefield Lemon Drop

Downtown Countdown


Folks interested in the history of the region can visit the historic Pocahontas Exhibition Mine in Pocahontas, Virginia, and the Beckley Exhibition Mine, in Beckley ,West Virginia, to get a feel of what it was like to mine coal, or cross over the ridge to Bramwell, WV to see how the mine owners and superintendents lived. The historic Crab Orchard Museum, in Tazewell, Virginia offers a glimpse of the lifestyle for the earliest residents of the region.  The Sanders House Museum offers an opportunity to view farm life in the early 1900s.