Sizzling Summer activities in Downtown Buchanan
Third Fridays Block Party Friday, July 21st 5:30pm through 8:30pm
Reggae By the River Saturday, July 22nd, 6pm until 10pm
Botetourt County Fair, Saturday, August 12th
An Evening In Buchanan August 18th, 5:30pm through 8:30pm
Buchanan Tri – Run, Ride, River Race Saturday, September 9th
Pork By the James Seriously Smoking Barbeque Competition Saturday, September 9th
Did you know?
Travel & Leisure Magazine designated the Upper James River Trail as one of the best, easy outdoor adventures in the world.
Check out their mention of Buchanan, VA! Buchanan is the most used entry and exit point of the Trail with tens of thousands of visitors each year.
Whether you are planning an afternoon shopping spree, or a weekend get away, include Buchanan as part of your itinerary. Surround yourself in the natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains while you explore more than two hundred years of history.
Discover a vibrant downtown where shopping meets outdoor adventure. Be sure to check our Calendar of Events while planning your trip, you might discover more reasons to make Buchanan your favorite destination.
Whether you are antiquing along Main Street, looking for a place to eat, paddling down the James River, exploring Civil War history, hiking the Appalachian Trail or peddling the U.S. Bicentennial Bicycle Route, you will find yourself immersed in natural beauty and history.
The Town of Buchanan thanks the following for their support; National Endowment Commission for the Arts and Virginia Commission for the Arts Local Government Challenge Grant, the Virginia Department of Forestry Trees for Clean Water Grant, the Botetourt County Capital Improvement Incentive Fund for their support of upgrades to the Buchanan Town Park and the Bank of Botetourt for their Corporate Sponsorship for the 2017 Buchanan Calendar of Events.
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