WELCOME TO FRANKLIN COUNTY, one of Virginia’s fastest growing counties comprised of communities that continue to value their farms, forests, waters, and cultural heritage. You can discover and choose from a diverse selection of attractions, from outdoor adventures like boating, camping and hiking, to cultural and historic experiences such as visiting the Blue Ridge Institute at Ferrum College or catching one of the many local musical performances. We hope you get a chance to enjoy the many scenic corners of our community where every side road opens up new vistas, views, and quiet moments for those tired of crowds, long lines, and clutter.

 

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Franklin County Agricultural Fair: The Franklin County Agricultural Fair will officially return Sept. 10-13, 2014 at the
Franklin County Recreation Park, 2150 Sontag Road in Rocky Mount.

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Smith Mountain Lake Pirate Days: ARRGG... Pirates rule at Smith Mountain Lake in July with 'family friendly' fun. Walk the plank, claim your booty and enjoy 3 days of Pirate adventures!

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Harvester Performance Center hosts Wolfe Brothers String Band: The Wolfe Brothers (Wolfe Bros.) play and sing traditional old-time music, and their repertoire includes some original material as well. READ MORE >>>

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