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Town Mountain + Jon Stickley Trio @ Pop’s Farm on November 2nd

Tuesday October 15, 2019

Come join us for an amazing outdoor co-bill of Asheville, N.C., bands at Pop's Farm! Gates open at 7 pm, the first band starts at 8 pm, and both will play full-length sets.


Rives Theatre Destroyed By Fire; Concerts Will Continue

Thursday September 12, 2019

On Sunday, Sept. 8th, 2019, the Rives Theatre was destroyed by fire.


Local Businesses Win “Best of Virginia” 2019 Awards

Saturday May 18, 2019

 Over 80 local businesses were awarded "Best of Virginia" honors.


Kentucky Derby Party plus South Hill Banks is this Saturday at the Rives Theatre!!

Friday May 3, 2019

Derby costume winner gets two tickets to Billy Strings show on May 16th at the Rives Theatre.


50 Things to LOVE in MHC!

Friday March 15, 2019

We composed a list of 50 great things to LOVE about MHC.


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

Wednesday March 6, 2019

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


Billy Strings to play RW Preview show at the Rives Theatre - May 16th

Tuesday February 26, 2019

Billy Strings brings his talents to the Rives Theatre before heading to Pop's Farm.


The Commonheart Live at the Rives

Monday February 25, 2019

Arts at the Rives Theatre will host Commonheart live Friday, March 1st.


Spoken Word Open Mic Night

Monday February 11, 2019

On Thursday February 21st, the Rives Theatre will be having an Open Mic Night. 


Acoustic Syndicate this Friday at the Rives

Wednesday February 6, 2019

Arts at the Rives Theatre will be hosting Acoustic Syndicate this Friday, February 8th.


Opening Party at the Rives Theatre

Tuesday January 22, 2019

Same As It Ever Was (a Tribute to the Talking Heads) will be performing at the Rives Theatre January 26th.


The Lee Boys This Weekend

Friday December 21, 2018

Kick off your holidays right with some 'Sacred Steel' at the Rives!


Rooster Walk announces early band lineup

Monday November 19, 2018

Shovels & Rope, Billy Strings top 



Allman Brothers Tribute Band this weekend at the Rives!

Monday October 22, 2018

If it’s vintage Allman’s that you crave, look no further,  Skydog is it!


Love Beats Rhymes – Thurs., Oct. 4th

Tuesday October 2, 2018

At the Rives Theatre 


Score Some Fun This Fall at Smith River Sports Complex

Wednesday September 5, 2018

Stay in the Loop! 


Brewster Walk is this Saturday!

Tuesday September 4, 2018

On the 200 block of E.Church St.


Brewster Walk – Sat., Sept. 8th

Tuesday August 14, 2018

Get Tickets Now



Final Season Pass Concert of 2017 is November 3rd

Monday October 16, 2017

With Commonheart 


Seldom Scene at the Rives Theatre

Tuesday March 7, 2017

Don't miss Seldom Scene this Friday at the Rives Theatre in Martinsville Uptown.


NEW YEAR'S EVE: Mason Via Funk Band and Violet Bell feat. Lizzy Ross

Friday December 30, 2016
NEW YEAR'S EVE: Mason Via Funk Band and Violet Bell feat. Lizzy Ross

Ring (and Rock) in the New Year! 


Christmas Yarn Ball Coming to Rives

Tuesday December 13, 2016

Join Americana/Alt-Country band Yarn for their Christmas Yarn Ball at the Rives Theatre in Martinsville Uptown.


Millennial Highlight: Billy Russo

Thursday June 9, 2016
Millennial Highlight: Billy Russo

Meet a young professional shaping MHC's future 




TWO concerts this weekend at the Rives!

Wednesday February 17, 2016

Friday and Sunday 


Love Canon headlines the 2016 Opening Party

Thursday January 28, 2016

This Saturday at the Rives 


Opening Party w/ LOVE CANON is SAT, Jan. 30th

Thursday January 21, 2016

Save the Date


Friday's Concert: Erin & The Wildfire on MHC Chamber Night

Wednesday January 13, 2016

2016 Season Passes Accepted


Yarn on New Year's Eve at the Rives

Wednesday December 30, 2015

Ring in 2016 at the Rives


Piedmont Arts presents The Last Ice Merchant and Andes Manta at Rives Theatre

Tuesday November 10, 2015

Piedmont Arts presents The Last Ice Merchant and Andes Manta at Rives Theatre on November 19, 2015.


Halloween Party this Friday! Neil Young Tribute Set!

Wednesday October 28, 2015

Neil Young tribute Friday Night at the Rives 


Halloween Happenings in MHC

Wednesday October 21, 2015

"Halloween Happenings" for the entire family to enjoy!


Devon Allman Band this Saturday Night

Wednesday September 23, 2015

Devon Allman Band performing at the Rives Theatre this Saturday Night


Blues guitarist Jarekus Singleton to meld rock energy and R&B grooves this Friday

Tuesday September 15, 2015

Jarekus Singleton at the Rives Theatre


Brewster Walk to be held Oct. 10 in Uptown Martinsville

Monday September 14, 2015

Get ready for Brewster Walk


20 things you Need to do this September in MHC

Wednesday September 9, 2015

September will be full of fun


Brewster Walk to be held Oct. 10 in Uptown Martinsville

Monday August 24, 2015

Don't miss the inaugural Brewster Walk


Major and the Monbacks will play the farm this Saturday!

Wednesday August 5, 2015

The Morgan Wade Band will open at 7:30 p.m.


Victor Wainwright & Wildroots

Tuesday July 21, 2015

Raucous piano-driven blues at The Rives on Thursday!


Bonerama plays this Saturday

Tuesday July 7, 2015

New Orleans rock/funk band with tri of trombones 


Third Friday Art Walks Begin June 19

Monday June 1, 2015

Two fun Uptown events combine



Two Jazz Heavyweights Perform Friday at the Rives

Wednesday April 15, 2015

Grammy winning jazz guitarist Stephane Wrembel at the Rives


Top Ten Events To Attend In April In MHC

Sunday March 15, 2015

Top ten events to attend in April in Martinsville-Henry County


Starting Soon at The Artisan Center

Thursday January 29, 2015

Starting Soon: Calligraphy, Herbs, Jewelry and more!


Rooster Walk 7 & Rives Theatre Pre-Season Ticket Sale

Tuesday December 9, 2014

Area Concerts to be featured at MHC Visitor Center’s Holiday Hot Ticket event


Holy Ghost Tent Revival, Hotel de Ville to Rock the Rives on Friday!

Wednesday November 26, 2014

Holy Ghost Tent Revival, Hotel de Ville to Rock the Rives on Friday!


Small Town Life, Big City Fun

Monday November 24, 2014

The arts are alive in Southern Virginia


Cowan to Bring Star-Studded Cast to Thursday's Concert

Tuesday September 23, 2014

John Cowan, John McFee & Friends at the Rives this Thursday 


Tickets for John Cowan, John McFee and Friends Now On Sale

Tuesday September 9, 2014

Tickets for John Cowan, John McFee and Friends Now On Sale


Lizzy Ross, Major and the Monbacks Perform Saturday

Monday August 18, 2014

ART to host its annual outdoor summer show


The Nighthawks Performing Friday at the Rives Theatre

Wednesday February 26, 2014

The Nighthawks Set to Bring Blues, Rock to the Rives this Friday