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Trucks and Tractors
Jun 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join the Tazewell Today group as they host the second annual Trucks and Tractors event. From a train trolley, to a school bus and police cruiser – Main Street will have something for everyone, big and small.



Comic Con 2016
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join the Tazewell County Public Library on Saturday, June 4, 2016 for its third annual Comic Con. You can find more information on their Facebook event page here.



Tazewell Train Station Banquet
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm
Tazewell Train Station Banquet @ VIP Room | Tazewell | Virginia | United States

A fundraising banquet will be held on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at the VIP Room in the 4-Way Shopping Plaza. A social gathering will be from 6:00 p.m. through 6:45 p.m. with appetizers, and a buffet dinner will be served at 7:00 p.m. Meet the architect, Barry Rakes, and review the plans for the restoration. A silent auction will be held during the event with winning bids announced at the close.

Tickets are $50.00 each and can be picked up at the Clinch Mountain Amish Furniture store on Main Street in Tazewell, or from committee members.

Be part of this historic event!

Planning Commission Meeting
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm
Burke’s Garden Varmint Half Marathon & 5K
Jun 11 all-day

The Varmint Half Marathon & 5K usually welcomes more than 200 runners each year for the 13.1-mile and the 5K races combined, for a race that runs through Burkes Garden Community Center. See website for race times and details, or registration form here.

Tazewell County Relay for Life
Jun 11 @ 4:00 pm
Town Council Meeting
Jun 14 @ 7:30 pm
Music on Main & Cruise-In – June
Jun 18 @ 4:30 pm

The Music on Main & Cruise In is held on Main Street in the beautiful town of Tazewell, Virginia. The Cruise-ins begin in May and run through September, starting at 4:30 pm.

Visit the Music on Main & Cruise In website here and find them on Facebook here.

2016 Schedule

Rain Barrel Workshop
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm
Movies on Main – June
Jun 26 @ 7:30 pm

Join us for a free movie night under the stars on beautiful Main Street in Tazewell. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Popcorn and drinks provided!

June 26th movie will be Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!
Movies on Main 2016NEW

Sesquicentennial Decorating Contest
Jul 1 @ 6:00 pm
Sesquicentennial Decorating Contest @ Tazewell and North Tazewell

Adorn your home and/or business for the Sesquicentennial! Judging will be held on July 1 and prizes will be awarded for best decorated. We ask that you leave your decorations out for the month of July for our many celebrations. Go green/gold, green/white, red/white/blue – whatever you feel represents Tazewell best!

Sesquicentennial Ball
Jul 2 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us on beautiful Main Street for a night of dinner, music, and dancing under the stars from 7pm-10pm. Musical entertainment provided by the Jeffersonville Skirmish Band and heavy hors d’oeuvres served by the VIP Room. Period costume requested but not required. Enjoy a carriage ride while you travel back in time. Tickets available June 1 for $25.00 each. Alternate rain location at the VIP Room.

Independence Day Celebration at Crab Orchard Museum
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Mark your calendars for the Museum’s oldest annual event in celebration of our nation’s independence!  This fun-filled, family-oriented event includes live music performances, old fashioned kids’ games, grown-up “Mountain Games”, a kids’ craft trail, a colonial reenactment, costumed demonstrations in the Pioneer Park, and great food vendors!  This annual summer celebration is not to be missed!

Sesquicentennial Parade and Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks
Jul 4 @ 4:00 pm
Sesquicentennial Parade and Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks @ Tazewell High School

Celebrate this anniversary with a parade dedicated to our Sesquicentennial! There will be prizes for floats best representing Tazewell history. The parade will start at the Tazewell Little League field area, with lineup at 3:00 pm, traveling to Tazewell High School. The parade will start at 4:00 p.m. Once we arrive at THS, join us for anniversary cake to commemorate this special event. Starting at 5:30 p.m., the evening will include sack races, hula hoop contests, bounce house fun, and many more festivities! Rain date for both the parade and fireworks celebration is Tuesday, July 5.

Free watermelon and popcorn ● Musical and community performances ● Fireworks at dusk ● Food vendors

Download a parade application here.

Planning Commission Meeting
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm