Local Fun in Abingdon, Va

Abingdon, founded in 1778, is in the beautiful Blue Ridge Highlands of Virginia. The quaint atmosphere of one of Virginia’s most historic towns, with its tree-lined streets, charming nineteenth century homes, and brick sidewalks, offers a welcome respite after meetings or workshops.

Abingdon is well known for its performing and visual arts. The famous Barter Theatre attracts visitors from across the world. Enjoy an art exhibition at the William King Museum, and dine at one of many restaurants and café’s. Leisure activities abound – try hiking and biking on the 34 mile Virginia Creeper Trail, or an afternoon browsing in one of Abingdon’s unusual art, antique, and collectable shops.


Here are some helpful links to start your Abingdon adventure…


Official Abingdon Tourism Website  |  Barter Theater  |  Virginia Creeper Trail  |  Bristol Motor Speedway (35min from Abingdon)