Martinsville, Virginia


March 2019

An Evening with Maestro David Stewart Wiley

Enjoy an intimate concert with Maestro David Stewart Wiley this Thursday.

Martinsville Speedway To Host NASCAR Cup Series Night Race in 2020

The Fall, 2020 race will move to the penultimate race in the NASCAR Playoffs.

Brad Keselowski Dominant in STP 500 Victory at Martinsville Speedway

Team Penske ace scores second career victory at historic half-mile.

Myatt Snider Speaks With High School Students About Safe Driving

ThorSport Racing driver’s visit was part of Who’s Your Driver’s safe driving campaign.

VMFA Artmobile Visits Piedmont Arts March 21 – 23

Museum Receives Highest National Recognition.

Roster Walk 11 Daily Band Schedule officially announced!

Bands-by-Day Schedule is Announced for Rooster Walk 11.

TrüNorth GlobalTM Partners with Martinsville Speedway For TrüNorth Global 250

Leading transportation finance and commercial asset protection company will serve as entitlement partner for Saturday’s NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series race.

Erik Jones Set to Return to Place of National Touring Series Debut

Jones will make his 200th career National Touring Series start at Martinsville on Sunday.

Grant Enfinger’s Ready To Claim A Clock

NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series points leader feels he’s learned from past mistakes.


VisitMartinsville Receives $10,000 Grant from the Virginia Tourism Corporation “50 Years of Love” Program Marketing Fund

Grant fund established to help celebrate 50th anniversary of the “Virginia is for Lovers” tourism slogan.

Transcription of Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Drivers’ Thoughts on New Rules Package at Martinsville Speedway

Rookies, veterans alike weigh in on expected effects, or lack thereof, of aerodynamic and engine rules changes on racing in the STP 500.

Free VMFA Art Talk this Thursday

A Beautifully Broken Virginia with John Plashal.

Martinsville Speedway 101

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

"An Evening with Maestro David Stewart Wiley" in the Piedmont Arts Galleries

Maestro of Roanoke Symphony Orchestra to perform classics by Gershwin, Rachmaninoff.

Martinsville Speedway To Bring Back Free FanFest on Saturday Night

In addition, recording artist Maggie Baugh will perform in the Display Lot on Sunday Morning.

Jimmie Johnson, Bubba Wallace Round Out Pre Race Experience at Martinsville Speedway

Pair will take part in question-and-answer sessions prior to the STP 500.

Spoken Word Open Mic Night at Rives

Bring your spoken word talents to the Rives Theatre for open mic night!

Relax at Rick's

Book your getaway now! 

Crawford & Power to Perform at Smith River Fest

Fan favorite set to return at this years Smith River Fest.

Piedmont Arts Receives Highest National Recognition

Awarded Re-Accreditation from the American Alliance of Museums.

Songwriters Showcase! Bells Hopslam!

Songwriters Showcase is back at Daily Grind this Saturday the 9th at 7pm.

Band Announcement: Your final RW band lineup is here!!

RW11's Band Lineup is Officially Complete.

Rooster Walk 11 Announces Full Band Lineup

Rooster Walk 11 band lineup completed with additions of Sam Bush, Steep Canyon Rangers, many more.

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Paul Menard Join Pre Race Experience at Martinsville Speedway

Pair will take part in question-and-answer sessions prior to the STP 500.

VMFA Exhibits Opening Friday

Galleries at Piedmont Arts are closed through March 8 for exhibit installation.

Janis Little Girl Blue – Friday, March 8th at the Rives Theatre

Join the Rives Theatre on Friday, March 8th at 8pm for the film about the legendary woman of rock n’ roll, Janis Joplin.

Double the Drama

PHCC Patriot Players and TheatreWorks Community Players offer year round entertainment in Martinsville-Henry County, Virginia.

Friday Is For The Kids (and Adults too) at Martinsville Speedway

Friday of the STP 500 weekend includes Truck Series practice, an autograph session and the Hauler Parade – all for free.

Newest LOVEwork announced in Martinsville-Henry County

Visitors encouraged to take pictures and share on social media with #LOVEVA.