Memorial Day is the unofficial kickoff of summer, and flocks of lake lovers migrate to Smith Mountain Lake to celebrate the first holiday of vacation season. From water sports, like wakeboarding and waterskiing, to sipping Virginia wine and lazily lounging on the dock, Smith Mountain Lake offers a host of activities to keep residents and… [read more]
The Smith Mountain Lake Regional Chamber of Commerce has designated July 13th thru 16th as Pirate Weekend, a community event chock full of pirate-themed adventures. New this year is the Pirate Ball, taking place at Mango’s Bar and Grill on Thursday, July 13th. There are a limited number of tickets to this event. Back by… [read more]
At an estimated cost of $34 million, the brand new Smith Mountain Lake Water Treatment Plant will allow residents and businesses in Bedford County, the City of Bedford, and Forest to receive water from Smith Mountain Lake instead of Lynchburg. The project will combine and expand the Bedford County Public Service Authority (BCPSA) and the… [read more]
If you’re thinking about moving to, retiring, or buying a vacation home on Smith Mountain Lake, or you just want to know more about this fantastic area, you’ll find everything you need in this free insider’s guide!