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The New River

A True Recreation Destination for All Outdoor Lovers

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New River

A Recreation Destination


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Radford University

Something for Everyone

Mary Draper Ingles

A Remarkable Pioneer

Welcome to Radford, Virginia

Surrounded on three sides by the New River, Radford is the New River City. Home to Radford University and a short drive to VA Tech and New River Community College, Radford is centrally located off I-81 between exits 109 and 105 and has easy access to the entire New River Valley.

Our charming City offers a hometown feel with plenty of things to do.  We invite you to ‘find it in Radford’!


  • Memorial Day Program

    Bisset Park
    Monday, May 29
    7:00 am – 9:00 am

    Remembering the Veterans of all wars who have sacrificed to serve our country, and the families who have lost loved ones because of those sacrifices


Whitebarrel Winery

Unwind with distinctive wines and delicious culinary creations at the beautiful Whitebarrel Winery. Whitebarrel hosts live music on Friday evenings and an array of weekly events. Visit their website for more info.


Radford Visitors Center shared Ben Hurt's event.

Hope to see you all at the Radford Farmer's Market on Saturday!
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Ben Hurt at the Radford Farmer's Market

May 27, 9:30am

Radford Farmers' Market

Come out and enjoy the local farmer's market and let me play you a few!

Ben Hurt at the Radford Farmers Market

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Call for Entries, Radford Fine Arts Show

May 24, 12:00pm

Radford University Art Museum Downtown

Juried exhibition of recent works by Southwest Virginia artists seeks entries for show. Open to all media, cash & merchandise awards, downtown exposure! Entry rules at

Call for Entries, Radford Fine Arts Show

Radford Visitors Center shared an event.

Love the Mary Draper Ingles story? Join us this summer! June 25, July 30, Aug 27 or Sept 24!
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2017 Summer Outdoor Drama, Mary Draper Ingles: A Frontier Heroine's...

Jun 25, 4:00pm

Nesselrod Bed and Breakfast

“The Long Way Home” was designated as the official historical outdoor drama of Virginia, and was held annually in Radford from 1971-1999. On the last Sunday of every month this summer in the sunken garden at Nesselrod Bed and Breakfast this story will be retold as a historical outdoor drama with both reserved dinner tickets and general admission seating available.

2017 Summer Outdoor Drama, Mary Draper Ingles: A Frontier Heroines...

Radford Visitors Center shared Radford Coffee Company's photo.

Who doesn't love a block party?!?
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FREE BLOCK PARTY! You read it right! June 10th from 5-9pm. Live music, bouncy house, face painting, and more! Food trucks @thai_this_truck and @baumsbbq will be there! #CelebrateLocal #RCCBlockParty

Who doesnt love a block party?!?

Radford Visitors Center shared Ride of Silence - NRV's event.

This evening Radford is the proud host of the annual Ride of Silence. Meet us at Sal's/El Charro parking lot at 6:30 or support us along the route (Main St. to Dedmon Center)!
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2017 Ride of Silence

May 17, 6:30pm

709 W Main St, Radford, VA 24141-1594, United States

Join cyclists worldwide in a silent, slow paced ride in honor of those who have been hurt or killed while cycling on public roadways We will have a police escort along the route and will ride at a slow pace. Though solemn, the group ride is enjoyable and inspirational riders of all ages, experience and ability. Helmets are required.

2017 Ride of Silence

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