The welcoming atmosphere and breathtakingly beautiful scenery make the County of Bath a great location for any type of event.

  • Millboro

    Douthat State Park Hike & Trail Cleanup

    Saturday, September 30, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    14239 Douthat State Park Rd
    Millboro, VA 24460

    Public Lands Day: Douthat State Park Saturday, September 30 from 1-2 p.m. *meet at the Discovery Center Parking Area The Nature Conservancy is partnering with Douthat State Park for Public Lands Day and we’re in need of volunteers and participants for an interpretive hike and trail clean-up. Join park ranger guides, to pick up litter, downed sticks and limbs along the trail. This 0.79 mile moderate hike will follow Tobacco House Ridge Trail from the intersection of Blue Suck Falls Trail to White Oak Campground and will offer an outstanding view of Douthat Lake. There is free parking/admission for this day and families are welcome to participate. Douthat State Park was built by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the period of 1933-1936. Their goal was to protect Virginia's natural resources and to provide a place for families to experience and enjoy those resources well into the future. Please join us in our work to continue that mission. If you plan to participate please contact Jen Dalke, volunteer manager at jdalke@tnc.org or call/text 540-335-1302.

    Date:
    Saturday, September 30, 2017(1:00 PM - 2:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    office: 434-951-0572

    Email:
    jdalke@tnc.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/DouthatStateParkHikeTrailCleanup

  • Hot Springs

    "Cascades Classic" Golf Tournament

    Sunday, October 1, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    Route 220
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    The County of Bath Chamber of Commerce and The Omni Homestead Resort are hosting the 2017 Bath County Chamber “Cascades Classic” Golf Tournament as a fundraiser for the County of Bath Chamber of Commerce. Come join us rain or shine for a friendly competition on the beautiful course of The Cascades at The Omni Homestead.  This is a Captain’s Choice tournament with a rate of $400 per four-man team.  This rate includes green fees, cart fees, entry, and dinner.  We are accepting the first 30 teams to register and pay in full.  Registration deadline is September 22nd.  Any team that registers after September 22nd will pay $440.  All payment is non-refundable. Visit http://countyofbathchamber.org/page/golf_tournament for more information or contact Emily Plecker at 540.839.5409

    Date:
    Sunday, October 1, 2017(1:00 PM

    Telephone:
    540-839-5409

    Email:
    executivedirector@countyofbathchamber.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/CascadesClassicGolfTournament

  • Warm Springs

    Bath County Plein Air Festival

    Monday, October 2, 2017 - Sunday, October 8, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    12 Katydid Trail
    Warm Springs, VA 24484

    The Warm Springs Gallery is delighted to announce the Fifth Annual Bath County Plein Air Festival October 2-8, 2017, celebrating the tradition of outdoor painting with some of the finest painters from Virginia and across the country. Thirty nationally acclaimed artists will set up their easels, pull out their paintbrushes and document the landscape and culture of Bath County, Virginia. For four days artists will paint picturesque scenes throughout Bath County. Visitors and locals will have the unique opportunity to observe artists as they paint on location. Listen and learn from daily artist demonstrations. Discover the talent and techniques behind this painting tradition and become a part of our flourishing arts scene. At the end of the week, join us for a Gala Celebration and cast your vote for the best painting at the Reception and Awards Ceremony. Explore one of the most beautiful small towns in Virginia while interacting with some of the nation’s top plein air painters.

    Date:
    Monday, October 2, 2017 - Sunday, October 8, 2017

    Telephone:
    540-839-2985

    Email:
    barbara@warmspringsgallery.com

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/BathCountyPleinAirFestival

  • Hot Springs

    Cleek Schrey and Friends

    Friday, October 13, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    World renowned fiddler and Bath County native Cleek Schrey returns to Garth Newel with an exciting ensemble of collaborators who explore connections between the very old and the very new.  Anna and Elizabeth unearth traditional songs and stories from rural American.  From London, Liam Byrne is a virtuoso of the viola de gamba who specializes in early music and newly commissioned works. Picnic at 6:00.  Doors open at 7:00 and Concert at 7:30. Cleek Schrey (fiddle), Liam Byrne (viola da gamba) Elizabeth Laprelle (singer/dancer) and Anna Roberts-Gevalt, (singer/dancer).

    Date:
    Friday, October 13, 2017(6:00 PM - 9:30 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/CleekSchreyandFriends

  • Hot Springs

    Cleek and Friends: Workshop

    Saturday, October 14, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    Cleek Schrey, world renowned fiddler, and Friends present fiddling workshops for students for the Allegheny Mountain String Project. Cleek Schrey (fiddle), Liam Byrne (viola da gamba), Eizabeth Laprelle, (singer/dancer) and Anna Roberts-Gevalt (singer/dancer)

    Date:
    Saturday, October 14, 2017(1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/CleekandFriendsWorkshop

  • Hot Springs

    Late Summer Romance

    Saturday, October 14, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    Please join us for a little late summer romance with a concert performed by the Garth Newel Piano Quartet, featuring Teresa Ling (violin), Evelyn Grau (viola), Isaac Melamed (cello) and Jeanette Fang (Piano). Cocktails at 6:30  Concert at 7:00 followed by an option dinner. Featuring Quartet No. 1 in A Major (Louise Heritte-Viardot) and Johannes Brahms (Quartet No. 3 in C Minor), Op 60.

    Date:
    Saturday, October 14, 2017(6:30 PM - 10:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/LateSummerRomance

  • Millboro

    Apple Day - A Celebration of Applachian Heritage and Arts and Crafts Fair

    Saturday, October 14, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    14239 Douthat State Park Road
    Millboro, VA 24460

    Enjoy crisp mountain air and beautiful fall foliage. Celebrate the fruits of fall. Enjoy games, hay rides, bluegrass music and great food. See apple butter making, pelt displays, campfire cooking, clogging, and traditional Appalachian artisan and craft demonstrations. The Arts and Crafts Fair features artisans and crafters from throughout the region. See quilts, birdhouses, ceramics, candles, wood crafts, jewelry, photography, baskets and more. Except for parking, it's free. Vendors must register ahead of time by calling the park.

    Date:
    Saturday, October 14, 2017(8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    Park office: 540-862-8100
    Customer Serive Center: 800-933-7275
    Fax: 540-862-8104

    Email:
    douthat@dcr.virginia.gov

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/AppleDayACelebrationofApplachianHeritageandArtsandCraftsFair

  • Hot Springs

    Sound Czech

    Friday, October 20, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    As we begin week two of our fall season, please join us for a concert featuring Czech composers Josef Suk and Antonin Dvorak, in a evening that begins with cocktails at 6:30, concert at 7:00, followed by an optional dinner. Selected for this evening's performances by the Garth Newel Piano Quartet are Josef Suk's (Quartet in A Minor, Op 1) and Dvorak's (Quartet No. 2 om E Flat Major, Ops 87).

    Date:
    Friday, October 20, 2017(6:30 PM - 10:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/SoundCzech

  • Hot Springs

    Fancy Foote-Wear

    Saturday, October 21, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    The Garth Newel Piano Quartet featuring Teresa Ling (Violin), Evelyn Grau (Viola), Isaac Melamed (Cello) and Jeanette Fang (Piano) perform Arthur Foote (Quartet in C Major, Op. 23) and Gabriel Faure (Quartet No. 2 in G Minor, Op.45).  Cocktails are served at 6:30.  Concert begins at 7:00 followed by an optional dinner.

    Date:
    Saturday, October 21, 2017(6:30 PM - 10:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/FancyFooteWear

  • Hot Springs

    Fairy Tales

    Sunday, October 22, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    Experience a colorful world of fun when face painter Courntey Renee Fridley paints the faces of young audience members in this fanciful afternoon concert performed by members of the Garth Newel Piano Quartet and sponsored by the Bath County Arts Association.  Composers featured are Leos Jacek "Pohadka" (Fairy Tale) for cello and piano, Robert Schumann "Marchenbilder (Fairytale Pictures), Op 113 for viola and piano, Sergei Rachmanioff "Etudes-Tableaux in A Minor, Op 39 (Little Red Riding Hood)for piano and Tom Johnson "Bedtimes Stores: for viola and narrator.  Featuring Evelyn Grau, Viola, Isaac Melamed, Cello, Jeanette Fang, Piano and Shawn Puller as narrator.

    Date:
    Sunday, October 22, 2017(2:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/FairyTales

  • Hot Springs

    Mostly Mozart

    Friday, October 27, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    The Garth Newel Piano Quartet is joined by guest artist Juliette Kang in an evening of "Mostly Mozart". Selections to be performed are Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Sonata No. 2 in F Major, K. 280, Sonata No. 11 in A Major, K. 331 and String Quartet No. 24 in G. Major, K 387). Other composers featured will be Arvo Part (Mozart-Adagio) for violin, cello and piano and William Albright (Dream Rags) for piano.  Sponsored by the Friends of Staunton, VA cocktails are served at 6:30, Concert follows immediately at 7:00, followed by an optional dinner.

    Date:
    Friday, October 27, 2017(6:30 PM - 10:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/MostlyMozart

  • Hot Springs

    Through the Looking Glass

    Saturday, October 28, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    Once again the Garth Newel Piano Quartet is joined by violinist Juliette Kang, as they perform Antonin Dvorak's (Terzetto In C Major, Op. 74) for two violins and viola and Johannes Brahms (Quintet in F Minor, OP. 34) for 2 violines, viola, cello and piano.  Cocktails at 6;30, Concert at 7:00 followed by an optional dinner.

    Date:
    Saturday, October 28, 2017(6:30 PM - 10:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/ThroughtheLookingGlass

  • Hot Springs

    Run For Your Life 5K Run/Walk

    Saturday, October 28, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    7696 Sam Snead Highway
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    Join us for the 1st Annual Run For Your Life 5K Run/Walk.  Wear your scariest and best costume for some Halloween fun! This event starts at The Omni Homestead Resort Ski Lodge. Participants can park in The Homestead parking lot behind the hospital. Shuttles will be running from the parking lot to the lodge. 8-9am Registration/check-in 9am 5K Begins 9:15/9:30am Family Fun Run/Walk Begins Awards and refreshments to follow.  Food will be available to purchase after the race from The Omni Homestead Resort Ski Lodge.   Visit BathHospital.org to register online or pick up a registraiton form at the Bath County Wellness and Rehab center located at 9247 Sam Snead Highway, Hot Springs, VA 24445.

    Date:
    Saturday, October 28, 2017

    Telephone:
    540-839-7330

    Email:
    erin.roberts@bcchospital.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/RunForYourLife5KRunWalk

  • Hot Springs

    Demons and Angels

    Sunday, October 29, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    The Garth Newel Piano Concert will perform a special "pay as you wish" concert sponsored by the Bath County Arts Association starting at 2:00 p.m.  Featured will be Frederick Chopin (Prelude No.27 in E-flat Minor) Trille du Diable for piano. William Albright (Nightmare Fantasy Rag) from Dream Rags for Piano. Felix Mendelssohn (Trio No. 2 in Cin Minor, Op 66) for violin, cello and piano) Finale: Allegro Appassionato.  March Carlson (Piano Quartet) Tarantella, Song, Capriccio.  Astor Piazzolla (La Meurte del Angel) for pinao quartet.

    Date:
    Sunday, October 29, 2017(2:00 AM - 4:30 AM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/DemonsandAngels

  • Hot Springs

    Freedom of Religion

    Thursday, November 23, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    The Garth Newel Piano Quartet is joined by Richard Faria (Clarinet) in a Thanksgiving concert and feast. Performances include David Biedenbender (Red Vesper) for clarinet, violin, cello and piano. Rebecca Clarke (Prelude, Allegro and Pastorale) for viola and clarinet Felix Mendelssohn (Trio No. 2 In C Minor, Op.66) for violin, cello and piano.  Concert followed by a traditional Thanksgiving Feast prepared by resident Chef Josh Elliot.

    Date:
    Thursday, November 23, 2017(3:30 PM - 8:30 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/FreedomofReligion

  • Hot Springs

    Freedom of Speech

    Friday, November 24, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    The Garth Newel Piano Quartet is joined by guest artist Richard Faria (clarinet) in this post Thanksgiving concert featuring Robert Schumann (Marchenbilder Fairytale Pictures) Op. 113 for viola and piano and Paul Moravec (Tempest Fantasy) for clarinet, violin, cello and piano.

    Date:
    Friday, November 24, 2017(6:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/FreedomofSpeech

  • Hot Springs

    Pursuit of Happiness

    Saturday, November 25, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    Guest Artist Richard Faria (Clarinet) joins the Garth Newel Piano Quartet for the final concert of the Thanksgiving weekend.  Featured artists will be Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Quartet No. 2 in E-Flat, Major, K.493) for violin, viola, cello and piano.  And, Paul Schoenfield (Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Piano).

    Date:
    Saturday, November 25, 2017(11:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/PursuitofHappiness

  • Hot Springs

    Hot Springs Christmas Parade

    Saturday, December 16, 2017
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    Downtown
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    Join us at the Hot Springs Christmas Parade in Hot Springs! Line up starts at 12 Noon, parade begins at 1pm.

    Date:
    Saturday, December 16, 2017

    Telephone:
    540-839-2100
    540-679-9176

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/HotSpringsChristmasParade

  • Hot Springs

    New Years Eve "Spinning Round and Round"

    Sunday, December 31, 2017 - Monday, January 1, 2018
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    This last concert of 2017 will feature pianist and dancer Lura Johnson and dancer Corey Flowers in collaboration with Garth Newel's resident musicians Teresa Ling, Isaac Melamed and Jeanette Fang.  There will be live dancing to the music of Shostakovich (Piano Trio No 2 in E Minor, Op 67) and Piazzolla (La Muerte del Angel) followed by Ravel's stirring La Valse for two pianos. Later in the evening Lura and Corey will offer a dance tutotorial to help you unlock your inner Fred and Ginger!

    Date:
    Sunday, December 31, 2017 - Monday, January 1, 2018(6:30 PM - 11:59 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/NewYearsEveSpinningRoundandRound

  • Hot Springs

    Halleluha!

    Monday, January 1, 2018
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    In the first concert of 2018 Garth Newel Resident musicians Teresa Ling, Isaac Melamed and Jeanette Fang are joined by Lura Johnson to perform Johann Sebastian Bach (Suite No. 1 in G Major for Cello), John Adams (Hallelujah Junction) for 2 pianso and Felix Mendelssohn (Trio, No 2 in C Minor, Op. 66) for violin, cello and piano. The concert which begins at noon is followed by an optional champagne brunch to ring in the New Year.

    Date:
    Monday, January 1, 2018(12:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/Halleluha

  • Hot Springs

    Bruce Molsky and the Mountain Drifters

    Saturday, February 10, 2018
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    Locality:
    Bath County
    403 Garth Newel Lane
    Hot Springs, VA 24445

    The first in our American Made Series of the season, Bruce Molsky and the Mountain Drifters conduct a workshop from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. After gathering for a short introduction about the unique qualities of traditional music, participants will break down into smaller groups for hands on instruction to learn to play some Appalachian tunes. Participants should be able to learn short phrases of music by ear.  All instruments welcome. Then the group returns for a concerts at 7:30 preceded by picnic at 6:00 p.m.

    Date:
    Saturday, February 10, 2018(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)

    Telephone:
    Business Phone: 540-839-5018

    Email:
    tama@garthnewel.org

    Website:
    http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/BruceMolskyandtheMountainDrifters