Events

Nov
9
Fri
Craig County Historical Society Museum & Genealogy Library @ Old Brick Hotel
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Craig County Historical Society Museums and Genealogy Library

Location:  Corner of Main Street and Court Street in New Castle, VA  24127  across from the Court House (two blocks off Route 311)

The Old Brick Hotel and Log Cabin Museums are Open every Friday 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm                              April through November (closed for winter)

Nov
16
Fri
Craig County Historical Society Museum & Genealogy Library @ Old Brick Hotel
Nov 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Craig County Historical Society Museums and Genealogy Library

Location:  Corner of Main Street and Court Street in New Castle, VA  24127  across from the Court House (two blocks off Route 311)

The Old Brick Hotel and Log Cabin Museums are Open every Friday 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm                              April through November (closed for winter)

Dec
1
Sat
CRAIG COUNTY CHRISTMAS PARADE @ MAIN STREET, New Castle, VA 24127
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CRAIG COUNTY CHRISTMAS PARADE @ MAIN STREET, New Castle, VA  24127 | New Castle | Virginia | United States

Join us for Craig County Christmas Parade the first Saturday of December each year at 6:00 pm

Entries are free, meet at the Fairgrounds, 342 Kanawha Street before 5:30 pm day of event

Gates will be open at 4:00 pm

Apr
5
Fri
Genealogy Library Opens @ Old Brick Hotel
Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Craig County Historical Society’s Genealogy Library is stocked with local and family history, back issues of New Castle Records, New Castle High School Year books and cemetery records. Also offering copy machine, internet access and local citizens who know where to look for answers you need.

In addition, browse the Old Brick Hotel and three restored log cabins, located across the street from Craig County Courthouse.  Open every Friday afternoon until Thanksgiving.  Call or write to make an appointment for additional times.

Apr
25
Thu
Garden Club Plant Auction @ New Castle United Methodist Church
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Garden Club Plant Auction @ New Castle United Methodist Church

Perennials, shrubs, bulbs, daylillies, lots and lots, locally grown and ready to plant in your yard.  Auctioned with finess and some comedy thrown in by Maywood Garden Club member Blue Bell (or Virginia McWhorter??!)   The evening will include refreshments and door prizes.  Checks and cash.

Come as you are for a good time and some great bargains.

All proceeds benefit projects of New Castle Garden Club.

Apr
27
Sat
5K Color Run April 27th @ Craig County Schools
Apr 27 @ 11:00 pm

There will be a 5k run. The route will follow a trail around the school and possibly Field of Dreams. More information will come soon.  April 27th is the date from 10-2. We will have a pre-run Zumba workout on the football field from 10-10:30. The run would begin at 11. We will have vendors set up and would like to get a couple of food vendors as well. We will have two different packages the first is $12 this will include

  • pair of sunglasses
  • 1 inspirational bracelet
  • 2 Temporary Tattoos
  • 1 Color Blaze Sticker

The $20 will include

  • 1 t-shirt
  • 1 pair of sunglasses
  • 1 inspirational bracelet
  • 1 Color Blaze sticker
  • 2 Assorted Temporary Tattoos
May
13
Mon
Memorial Day Service @ Craig County Courthouse
May 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Take time to honor our Fallen Soldiers.

Speaker: Dennis White, Vietnam Veteran and Craig Co citizen.  Music by Choir from New Castle Christian Church.

Sponsored by New Castle Town Council.

May
15
Wed
Electoral Board Meeting in May @ Registrars Pffoce
May 15 @ 4:00 pm

Electoral Board Meeting is scheduled for May 15, 4 pm.

May
18
Sat
Community – Wide Yard Sale @ Craig County Public Library
May 18 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

In the Library parking lot, and all over town, Yard Sales everywhere!  To list your yard sale on Spring on Main May 18 promotions, call Letha soon!

Craig County Ole Railroad Fun Run @ Craig County Field of Dreams
May 18 @ 10:00 am

Craig County Ole Railroad Fun Run

A 5K Fun Run for all ages, beginning at the Craig County Field of Dreams Sports Complex, following the abandoned C&O railroad bed, then along the Greenway & returning. Enjoy a “country experience” with scenic views of surrounding mountains, farmland and Craigs Creek.

Free t-shirt for the first 150 runners who sign up. Medals will be awarded to the top 3 girls/women and top 3 boys/men.

This event is sponsored by the Craig County Volunteer Rescue Squad and the Craig County Recreation & Conservation Association – Field of Dreams.

For registration – runsignup.com/Race/VA/NewCastle/olerailroad

Event information – craigcountyrun@gmail.com

 

Directions:  When entering Craig County from Roanoke on Route 311 continue approximately 19 miles until you enter the Town of New Castle.  Make a right onto Route 615 and continue past the Craig County Schools on the right for approximately 1/2 mile.

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