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Appalachian Trail Days, May 19-21. Town
of Damascus. 475-3831. virginia.org/Listings/
Events/AppalachianTrailDays.

Alleghany Highlands Heritage Day & C&O
Heritage Festival, June 3. Masonic Amphitheatre, Clifton Forge. 862-5655.
historicmasonictheatre.com.

Shenandoah Antiques Expo, May 19-21.
Augusta Expo, Fishersville. 846-7452.
heritagepromotions.net.

Mountains of Music Homecoming, June
9-17. Abingdon. 492-2409.
mtnsofmusic.com.
HoustonFest, June 9-10. Felts Park, Galax.
238-8297. houstonfestgalax.com.

Virginia Wine & Craft Festival, May 20.
Downtown Front Royal. 635-3185.
wineandcraftfestival.com.
Lynchburg Food Fest, May 20. Riverfront
Park, Lynchburg. lyhfoodfest.com.
Rooster Walk: Music & Arts Festival, May
25-28. Pop's Farm, Axton.
919-605-5815. roosterwalk.com.
20th Memorial Day Festival and Parade,
May 26-27. Town of Shenandoah. 742-1141.
townofshenandoah.com.
Roanoke Valley Spring Gem & Mineral
Show, May 26-28. Salem Civic Center, Salem.
384-6047. salemciviccenter.com.
ValleyFest Beer & Wine Festival, May 27.
Massanutten Resort, Massanutten. 434-3862.
valleyfestbeerandwine.com.
After Hours Concert Series, June 2. Wither's
Park, Wytheville. 223-3378. wytheville.org.

Escape

Downtown Charleston ArtWalk, May 18.
Downtown Charleston. 340-4253. artwalkcwv.
com.
West Virginia Three Rivers Festival, May
25-27. Fairmont. 366-5084.
wvthreeriversfestival.org.
Taste-of-ALL Charleston, May 27. Four Points
by Sheraton & Haddad Riverfront Park,
Charleston. Charlestonwv.com.

5th Annual Songwriters Music Festival,
June 14-18. Smith Mountain Lake. 627-6321.
lyricsonthelake.com.

Mountain Music Festival, June 1-3. Ace
Adventure Resort, Minden. 800-787-3982.
mountainmusicfestwv.com.

10th Annual Summer Solstice Fest, June 17.
Blacksburg. 951-0454.
downtownblacksburg.com.

5th Annual White Oak Rail Trail Expo, June
3. White Oak Rail Trail, Oak Hill. 573-1165.

Vintage Woodstock Festival, June 24.
Woodstock Court Square, Woodstock. 4593621. townofwoodstockva.com.
WEST ViRGiniA Area code 304

Bramwell Springs Tour of Homes, June 3.
Historic Bramwell. 248-8381.
bramwellwv.com.
FestivALL, June 16-25. City-wide, Charleston.
festivallcharleston.com.

new River Birding Festival, May 1-6. New
River Gorge, Fayetteville.
800-927-0263. birding-wv.com.

Hometown Mountain Heritage Festival,
June 15-17. Town of Ansted. 800-927-0263.
anstedwv.com.

56th Annual West Virginia Wildflower Pilgrimage, May 4-7. Blackwater Falls State Park,
Davis. 558-2754. blackwaterfalls.com.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017

Features
Romance, Reunions and Family Fun for Summer
Mountain Summer: A Photo Essay
When Asheville Took over the 1970s’ Paper Dress Fad
Bateaux along the James River
On the Appalachian Trail, the Easy Way
BBQ!
Departments
Letters / Worth a Click
Contributors
From the Editor
Mill Creek Stories
Creature Feature
Mountain Report
The Good Walk
Country Roads
Singing in the Garden
Festivals & Events
Guest Column
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Intro
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Cover1
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Cover2
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 3
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 4
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 5
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Letters / Worth a Click
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Contributors
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 8
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 9
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - From the Editor
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 11
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Mill Creek Stories
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Creature Feature
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Mountain Report
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - The Good Walk
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Country Roads
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Romance, Reunions and Family Fun for Summer
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Mountain Summer: A Photo Essay
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - When Asheville Took over the 1970s’ Paper Dress Fad
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - On the Appalachian Trail, the Easy Way
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