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Summerfest 2016 Schedule – July 21, 22, and 23


The schedule of events for the 2016 Summerfest has been announced. The free series held by the Tazewell Area Chamber of Commerce kicks off on Thursday, July 21 at 7 p.m. on Main Street with a Praise & Worship night, followed by musical performances by Victor Lawson and Boogie Chillen and the Band of Oz at Tazewell High School on Friday, July 22 starting at 6 p.m. ...

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Town Council Meeting July 2016


As part of the Town of Tazewell’s ongoing efforts to keep area citizens involved and up-to-date, the Council section of the website will now feature videos of the Town Council meetings starting in January 2016. The videos will typically be made available within 24-48 hours after the meetings, and can be found here, with the latest meeting shown at the ...

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Business Incentives


Town of Tazewell Local Government Business Incentives Dear National Business, Entrepreneurial, and New/Existing Business Owners: As Town Manager what can I recommend or do as a local government manager to help potential businesses make expansion decisions or geographical expansion decisions and maybe locate within our Town which would eventually provide much needed amenities and jobs? What can I do as ...

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Business Incentives FAQs


Find answers to common questions regarding both Tazewell and Virginia business incentives here: (U) MEALS TAX REFUND (MTR) (V) REAL ESTATE GRANT (REG) (W) BUSINESS LICENSE FEE ABATEMENT (X) REHABILITATED REAL ESTATE TAX EXEMPTION (Y) LODGING TAX REFUND (LTR) (BB) GOVERNORS OPPORTUNITY FUND Business Downloads: • Incentives Letter from Town Manager Todd Day • Incentives Table • Incentives Quick Reference ...

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Business Incentives Table


A quick guide to Tazewell and Virginia incentives, along with their applicable fields: INCENTIVES RETAIL   WHOLESALE PROFESSIONAL TRANSIENT OCCUPANCY (A) Recycling Tax Credit   X     (B) Worker Retraining Tax Credit X X X   (C) Major Business Facility Job Tax Credit X X X X (D) Green Job Creation Tax Credit   X     (E) Refundable ...

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Independence Day Celebration 2016


On Monday, July 4, 2016, the Town of Tazewell held its annual Independence Day celebration at Tazewell High School. The free event featured musical performances by Steele Cookin’ (The Finns were rained out), along with performances by renowned ventriloquist Mark Merchant, and Abraham Lincoln as portrayed by Homer Sewell. ** A new date will be announced soon for the Sesquicentennial ...

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Sesquicentennial Ball


On Saturday, July 2, 2016, the Town of Tazewell held a celebration of its 150th anniversary by hosting a Sesquicentennial Ball on beautiful Main Street. The Jeffersonville Skirmish Band provided 1860’s period music, and Joan Yates called the dances. A buffet catered by the VIP Room was enjoyed as guests dined on tables lining the street and took in horse drawn ...

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Sesquicentennial Parade & Fireworks Celebration


Due to the weather, the Sesquicentennial Parade has been cancelled and a later date will be announced. ****HOWEVER**** The music and fireworks at Tazewell High School ARE STILL ON FOR JULY 4. Games start at 5:30, music at 6:00. July 4 schedule of events: 5:30 Kids games start 6:00 Music by Steele Cookin’ 7:00 Kasey Addair martial arts 7:30 Mark ...

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Main Street Farmer’s Market


There is something new happening on Main Street in Tazewell, Virginia. A new Farmers Market is opening July 15th at the Mini-Park at the corner of Main Street and Marion Avenue in Historic downtown. The “Main Street Farmers Market”, which is sponsored by Tazewell Today, will be held every Friday from 3 pm to 7 pm from now until November. ...

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Tazewell Train Station Fundraisers


Efforts are continuing on to raise the required matching funds for the restoration grant for the Tazewell Train Station. We are excited to announce a brick donor program. A limited number of custom engraved bricks will be sold for $50.00 per brick. Each brick can contain up to 3 custom lines of your text, each of 18 characters in length. ...

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