Events - Sunday, May 6

Philpott Lake Blueway Ribbon Cutting

May 6, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us in celebrating the completion of the Philpott Lake Blueway - a Philpott Lake 65th Anniversary Commemoration Event!

Covering portions of Henry, Franklin and Patrick counties, the Blueway encompasses seven mapped water trails totaling over twenty-five miles that are accessible to both paddlers and motorized watercraft. This is a collaborative effort by several Blueway Partners:

the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Disabled American Veterans, the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S., Franklin County TourismMartinsville-Henry County Tourism, Patrick County Tourism, the Dan River Basin Association, and the Virginia Master Naturalists.

Please RSVP to drba.nc@danriver.org by May 4, 2018.

The ribbon cutting begins at 2:15 pm at the Philpott Visitors Center Overlook located at 1058 Philpott Dam Road, Bassett, VA .

Dress is casual and there will be light refreshments available.