new radford guide & new location!
Our new guide makes it easier than ever to live, play and stay in the New River City. Check it out here! And visit us at our new location at 701A W. Main Street. Temporary hours are Tue-Thur 10AM-2PM. Now featuring Radford souvenirs! You may contact us at info@VisitRadford.com if you need assistance outside of these hours.
new loveworks in radford
Be sure to stop by our new LOVEworks at the intersection of E. Main Street/Virginia Street and grab a picture while you’re here. #LoveRadfordVA
Update on Radford Fiddle & Banjo Jam
The Fiddle & Banjo Jam will be taking a break due to the COVID-19 situation. Radford Coffee Company is open for takeout. We will post an update as soon as the jam is able to return. Thank you.
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’!
For more information on things to do in Radford, click here or go to the “Things to Do” tab at the top!
Art Museum at the Covington Center
Wednesday, January 27
12:00 am – 1:00 am
The art museum’s permanent collection was founded by acclaimed artist Dorothy Gillespie, whose work will be among other artists on display in the exhibit. ARTGAWK Choice Pickings from the Radford University Permanent Collection January 27 – April 17, 2001 at the Art Museum at the Covington Center Socially-distanced opening dates January 27, 28, 29 4:30 – 8:00 p.m. each evening Space is limited Register here to reserve your space Noted artists include: Honoré Daumier Adolf Dehn Urmila Devi Jim Dine Gustave Doré Audrey Flack Dorothy Gillespie Guadalupe González Ríos Francisco Goya Jasper...
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JOIN US ON THE TRAIL
The Radford Welcome Center has been busy compiling a map of art in the city as well as on Radford University. This is a great activity for the family as well as a way to see the finer things in Radford.
While you’re out on the trail, you will pass many local restaurants and unique stores. There is so much to see in Radford!