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Art & Theatre

Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley

21 W Main Street, Pulaski, VA 24301

(540) 980-7363

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Located in downtown Pulaski, the Fine Arts Center has promoted the arts for 40 years. The center has a gallery, gift shop, and offices on West Main Street, and a second location for dance, gymnastics, and jiu jitsu classes on Fourth Street. About 800,000 patrons have visited the gallery or attended classes, performances, and special events. Since it opened, the center has hosted programs in the visual and performing arts that have involved 26,000 artists.

Pulaski Theatre

14 W Main Street, Pulaski, VA 24301

(540) 994-9555


See movies, plays, concerts and more at the hundred year-old theatre in downtown Pulaski. Each year, a mix of local and national music and theatrical tours make an appearance. The theatre is a nonprofit organization and ongoing project with the intentions of maintaining a living part of local history

  • Local bands
  • Local orchestra
  • National tribute acts
  • Classic film showings
  • Occasional modern blockbusters
  • Event calendar online
  • Tickets available online and at local businesses
Pulaski Theatre MarqueePulaski Theatre
Pulaski Theatre

Scarrettes Plaza Cinema

7643 Lee Highway, Radford, VA 24141

(540) 633-2460


A movie theatre that provides affordable family entertainment, showing the newest movies and offering a wide variety of concessions.

Live Music

Live Music
Man playing guitar

Bluegrass Jam Session

at the Pulaski Senior Center

106 North Washington Ave, Pulaski, VA 24301

(540) 980-8627

Come join the Bluegrass Jam Session by playing an inistrument, singing, or just stop by to enjoy and listen.

  • Every Thursday 6:00 - 8:00pm
  • All ages welcome
  • Free Admission

Fiddle, Banjo, & Dance Club

at New River Community College

5251 State Park Rd 373, Dublin, VA 24084


(540) 674-3625

Come join the Bluegrass Jam Session by playing an instrument, singing, or just stop by to enjoy and listen.

  • Every second Saturdayfrom October to April
  • 6:00 - 9:00pm
  • Free Admission

Hillbilly Opry

at the McGuire Family Campground

5251 State Park Rd 373, Dublin, VA 24084

Dance and enjoy live, local music with traditional and bluegrass blends.

  • every Saturday night
  • smoke and alcohol free
  • $6 admission

Sporting Events

Pulaski Yankees at Calfee Park

700 south Washington Ave, Pulaski, VA 24301


(540) 980-8630

Enjoy a Pulaski Yankees minor league baseball game this summer at historic Calfee Park. It offers an impressive atmosphere for fans, while retaining many of its historic features.

  • General Admission seating
  • Reserved seating with handicap accessibility
  • Open-air corporate box suites
  • Concessions
  • Free or paid parking
Calf-EMotor Mile Field at Calfee Park
Pulaski Yankees Baseball at Calfee Park

Motor Mile Speedway & Dragway

6749 Lee Highway, Fairlawn, VA 24141

(540) 639-1700


Motor Mile Speedway & Dragway specializes in outdoor entertainment. The versatile motorsports venue hosts an array of events throughout the year. The dragway has showcased high-speed drag racing action since 2004.

In its brief history, Motor Mile Dragway has spawned several successful careers, most notably that of 2011 & 2014 NHRA Funny Car World Champion Matt Hagan. The 1/8 mile dragway hosts seasonal motorsports events, including its wildly popular “Friday Night Fury” program.

  • Traditional Motorsport events
  • Monster Truck shows
  • Demolition derbies
  • Concerts
  • Festivals
Motor Mile Dragway
Motor Mile Dragway

Places to See

D.C. Wysor Observatory

600 Dunlap Road, Dublin, VA 24084

(540) 643-0755

Watch the night skies from Pulaski County’s Wysor Observatory. The observatory’s equipment was donated by Davidson Charlton Wysor, a county native who was a professional geologist and amateur astronomer. After he built and furnished the facility, Wysor presented it to the County School Board in October 1969.

  • Open Fridays, 9:00 - 11:00pm
DC Wysor Observatory
DC Wysor Observatory

St. Alban's Sanitorium

6248 University Park Drive, Radford, VA 24141

(540) 260-3111


St. Alban’s is known for its hauntings that have attracted paranormal experts, such as “Ghost Hunters” and “The Dead Files.” The building first served as a boy’s school and later a mental hospital that served many mentally ill patients. It has managed to garner national popularity in its state of disrepair.

  • Check website for scheduled events
St. Alban's Sanatorium
St. Alban's Sanatorium

Local Shopping

The Draper Mercantile

The Merc remains at the heart of the community as a historic site and long-standing tradition.

  • The Draper Valley Marketplace
    Find everything from specialty gourmet foods to local eggs, local honey, cheese, produce, naturally-raised local meats, and a wide variety of novelty gifts
  • The Curious Quill
    A plethora of unique gifts and unusual finds.
  • Vintage Blue Antiques
    Explore eclectic items and antiques.
  • Draper Blooms
    Garden Shop: February - September
    Christmas Shop: September - January
  • The Junction
    Get your outdoor gear and bike rentals here.
Draper Mercantile
Draper Mercantile

The Marketplace

at the Pulaski Train Depot

20 South Washington Ave


Enjoy the friendly atmospher of Southwest Virginia's premier farmer's market and outdoor event.

  • Every Tuesday May - September
  • 4:00 - 8:00pm
  • Live music
  • Local culinary showcases
  • Handmade crafts
  • Fresh produce
  • Baked goods
  • Virginia craft beers, ciders, and wines
Pulaski Marketplace
Pulaski Marketplace

Southern Harts Botique
Southern Harts Botique
Fisher Finds
Blue Ridge Fudge Lady
The Blue Ridge Fudge Lady


Branded Blonde

472-598 Church Street

(540) 320-6878

John's Stuff

127 Broad Street

(540) 440-1366


Lake Country General Store

4538 State Park Rd

(540) 674-5321

Peacocks & Hollyhocks

405 East Main Street

(540) 674-5777

Shabby Chic Boutique

272 W Main Street

(540) 320-8918

Southern Harts Boutique

4377 Lee Highway



Bottom Floor Market

338 N Washington Ave


Emmanuel Christians Bookstore

653 E Main Street

(540) 994-9077

Exotic Pets: Wings, Tails, & Fins

6 West Main Street

(540) 268-0983

GRT Gifts & Gaming

Lis De La Valle

Standout Fashions

Upstairs Downstairs

27 West Main Street

(540) 980-4809


Harris Tatum

7466 Lee Highway