Attractions

Shopping on Main Street in New Castle

The Emporium open Tuesday thru Saturday 9 to 6. Call ahead to be sure!!!  540-864-7060   The Emporium Facebook Page Magpiper Metal Works See Facebook Page for Info or call 540-580-2870    ...

Barn Quilt Trail

Welcome to Craig County's Barn Quilt Trail Since 2014, Barn Quilt squares have been added to buildings around Craig County. The money raised by the sale of the Barn Quilts helps raise money for the Craig County Public Library.  If you would like more information or...

Paint Bank

Visit Paint Bank's Historic Village Paint Bank is an unincorporated community in northern Craig County.  It is located at the intersection of State Route 18 and State Route 311 northwest of the town of New Castle, the county seat.  The village is located between Potts...

Agritourism

Abundant Valley Farm (formerly Barefoot Farms) Vegetables, poultry, eggs, much more.  Unique innovative family farm in a beautiful mountain valley.  Also featuring Sinking Creek Sawyers --- portable sawmill for custom milling. 19784 Cumberland Gap Road New Castle Va...

Artisan Trail

// Virginia's Western Highlands Artisan Trail officially launched in November, 2012. See just how much there is to do in a weekend! There are over sixty sites across the 4-county region. Here's what's in Craig: For local art, visit Magpiper Metalworks in New Castle...

The Cabins

The Keffer Log House (2-story dwellings are called houses, not cabins!) was rebuilt during the summer of 1999 by Roger Davis of Montana and Robert Echols (1913-2013) of Happy Hollow.  Mr. Echols lived next door to the Keffers when he was young. The house is on Market...

Craig County Fairgrounds

          A Craig County tradition that began in the early 1900's, the fairgrounds has hosted Craig County Agricultural Fairs, Miss Craig County pageants, carnivals, livestock shows and many numerous family events.   For years owned by local citizens - stockholders--...

The Old Brick Hotel

Since 1981, the Craig County Historical Society has restored and maintained the Old Brick Hotel in New Castle. Past boarders include lawyers and judges, hot springs visitors, and maybe Jesse James. The three-story brick building was built in three stages beginning in...

Lodging

Big Pine Trout Farm (New Castle) Privacy, comfort and peace await you at Big Pine Trout Farm, located in historic New Castle, Virginia, just minutes away from the Great Eastern Divide. Supremely comfortable, a trip to the spacious and airy Farmhouse is designed for...

Recreation

Craig County is an enormous outdoor playground. To learn more about the George Washington & Jefferson National Forests in our area, visit their website. Under Recreation, look for listings in the Eastern Divide Ranger District (EDRD). The District office phone...

Upcoming Events

Aug
26
Sat
9:00 am 4TH ANNUAL NEW CASTLE CRUISE-IN @ MAIN STREET
4TH ANNUAL NEW CASTLE CRUISE-IN @ MAIN STREET
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
4TH ANNUAL NEW CASTLE CRUISE-IN   to be held on August 26th, 2017 from 9 am to 2 pm on Main Street in New Castle Registration can be made at Hutch on Main Street in[...]
5:00 pm Summer Demolition Derby @ Craig County Fairgrounds
Summer Demolition Derby @ Craig County Fairgrounds
Aug 26 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Summer Demolition Derby @ Craig County Fairgrounds
Visit Craig County Fairgrounds on Facebook for all the details.  
Sep
15
Fri
5:00 pm WA FEST Music & Adventure Festival @ Wilderness Adventure at Eagles Landing
WA FEST Music & Adventure Festival @ Wilderness Adventure at Eagles Landing
Sep 15 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 17 @ 11:45 pm
WA FEST Music & Adventure Festival @ Wilderness Adventure at Eagles Landing | New Castle | Virginia | United States
Date: September 15, 2017-September 17, 2017 Time: 05:00 PM – 12:00 PM Location: Wilderness Adventure at Eagle Landing Good Music, Good Vibes, for a Good Cause! Be part of what happens when you mix bands like Crowded Streets,[...]
Oct
14
Sat
9:00 am Craig County Fall Festival @ Old Brick Hotel
Craig County Fall Festival @ Old Brick Hotel
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Craig County Fall Festival @ Old Brick Hotel | New Castle | Virginia | United States
Six blocks of fun, food, and history. Sponsored for 35 years by Craig County Historical Society to raise funds for maintenance of Old Brick Hotel and to preserve Craig County history. For info about Car[...]
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