Archive for August 2011

44th Annual Labor Day Gun Show and Flea Market

Labor Day weekend is the busiest weekend of the year for Hillsville, Virginia. The Hillsville Flea Market and Gun Show  encompass this quaint country town.  Antique dealers, gun dealers and traders of all kinds make this one of  the largest shows in the southeast. It is estimated that half a million people are expected to be in the small town for the Hillsville  Flea Market and Gun Show.

Vendors set up their tent shops down the streets, inside the massive VFW parking area ,and fields.  Surrounding the flea-market  area are hundreds of yard sales. The Hillsville Flea Market and Gun Show is a reat place to find deals on antiques, furniture, vinyl records, books, baseballcards, coins, guns, comics, old pictures, army surplus, signs, clothes, gadgets, toys, knifes, collectables, tools, socks, and so much more. This eventis sponsored by VFW Grover King Post 1115.

The flea Market begins on Friday and continues through Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. Vendors can start selling at 9am and most close up around 7pm every day.

Why not spend your days shopping at the Gun Show and stay at Blue Ridge Manor Bed and Breakfast for a perfect end to a busy day at this  quiet country retreat? We are located 4 miles south of the Blue Ridge Parkway minutes away from the hustle and bustle of the Gun Show festivities.

Black Dog Wine & Beach Festival Weekend August 13

Relax at Blue Ridge Manor Bed and Breakfast after your fun day at the Black Dog Wine & Beach Festival. We are located just 4 miles south of the Blue Ridge Parkway at mile marker 193 less than 1/2 hour drive from the Winery.
Mixed Emotions: 11 am – 1:30 pm
Band of Oz: 2:00 – 5 pm