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Dragon Festival is this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at VMNH!

Friday October 19, 2018

A Renaissance Fair atmosphere


Martinsville Speedway Ticket Office Open Every Day Through October 28

Thursday October 18, 2018

In addition, Martinsville Speedway Campgrounds open this Saturday.


Martinsville Speedway 101

Wednesday October 17, 2018

New to Martinsville Speedway? Here's some tips to help during your race experience.


Chamber Music Recital returns to PHCC

Wednesday October 17, 2018

The Chamber Music Ensemble is returning to PHCC this month. Explore a wide variety of chamber music with the ensemble on Sunday, October 28.


Virginia is for Racing Lovers To Sponsor Martinsville Speedway’s SkyDeck

Tuesday October 16, 2018

Virginia is for Racing Lovers SkyDeck Experience includes access to exclusive area above Turn One and Two suites, live music, lounge seating, food and beverages and more.


Dragon Festival is Saturday, October 20

Monday October 15, 2018

Dragon Festival is Saturday, October 20 at VMNH from 10 am - 6 pm


Martinsville Speedway’s Free FanFest Event Returns on Saturday, October 27

Monday October 15, 2018

Fan-focused event to feature multiple Monster Energy Cup Series drivers the night before the First Data 500.


Piedmont Arts Brings Brass 5's 'Why Music?' to Local Schools

Friday October 12, 2018

Brass 5, the Star City’s favorite brass quintet, brought their signature high-energy style to educational programs at Albert Harris and Patrick Henry elementary schools on Monday, October 8, 2018, as part of Piedmont Arts’ Educational Outreach Program.


“The Art of the Quilt” Opens at Piedmont Arts, Oct. 26

Friday October 12, 2018

More than 40 quilt artists from across Southeast exhibit work.


Skydog (Allman Brothers Tribute Band) – Sat., Oct. 27th by Arts at the Rives Theatre

Friday October 12, 2018

If it's vintage Allman's that you crave, look no further, Sky dog is it!


Martinsville Speedway Hauler Parade Set For Return On Friday, October 26

Friday October 12, 2018

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series transporters will travel down US 220 South and into the track.


Chase Elliott Headlines Group Set to Join the First Data 500 Pre Race Experience at Martinsville Speedway

Thursday October 11, 2018

Hendrick Motorsports championship contender, Matt DiBenedetto, Cole Whitt and Hermie Sadler added to star-studded event already slated to include Kyle Busch and William Byron.


Flipping the Switch: Martinsville’s Lights Made Big Impression in Final Hour of 2017 First Data 500

Tuesday October 9, 2018

The LED system will again be on for the final stages of the critical Round of 8 Playoff race.


Bassett Hwy 57 Cruise-In for “Race Night”

Tuesday October 9, 2018

Bassett Cruise-In, Saturday, October 20, 2018

3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  (Note earlier starting time)


Governor Northam Announces International Visitation to Virginia Outpaces National Rate

Tuesday October 9, 2018

MHC Visitor Center Welcomed 45 International Visitors: 


Jamie McMurray and Kasey Kahne Join Breast Cancer Survivors to Paint Martinsville’s Curbs Pink

Thursday October 4, 2018

The Paint The Curbs Pink event helps raise breast cancer awareness and money for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign.


Tickets at Martinsville Speedway $25 for Youth 17-and-Under Throughout Facility

Thursday October 4, 2018

Pricing that started in spring remains in place for First Data 500 on October 28.


4 Ways to Cruise the Fall Foliage in Martinsville-Henry County

Wednesday October 3, 2018

Cruise to Martinsville


Art at Happy Hour - Brews, Blues & Stews and more at Piedmont Arts

Wednesday October 3, 2018

Tons of exciting events from Piedmont Arts during the month of October.


October Music Night at SPC

Tuesday October 2, 2018

Featuring Jason Harris & Friends


Piedmont Arts’ Blues, Brews & Stews Set for Oct. 12

Tuesday October 2, 2018

Live music, craft beer and Brunswick stew in Art Garden


Love Beats Rhymes – Thurs., Oct. 4th

Tuesday October 2, 2018

At the Rives Theatre