If you have been hoping for some excitement at Smith Mountain Lake this spring, you will not be disappointed! SML Is A Great Place To Be In April and here are just a few of the great activities you might want to participate in during April.
Buy a raffle ticket for your chance to win a $5000 package, including 1 week’s vacation rental, 7-day Pontoon Boat Rental, local shopping packages, and more, to “Experience SML”. Tickets are $5 each, or 3 for $10! Tickets will be sold at the SML Visitor’s Center, area events, and various outlets around SML. Drawing July 5, 2012 (1 in 1500 chance to win).
THE ROCKY MOUNT CENTER FOR THE ARTS, in The Grainery Art Gallery building, 220 Franklin St., Rocky Mount, offers art lessons for adults and children. Classes open for pottery, stained glass, painting, and weaving. Come and browse beautiful arts and crafts by local artists. Enjoy watching live glass-blowing demonstrations. Rocky Mount Center For The Arts. 540-483-1317.
Saturday, April 14 – 100th Anniversary Titanic Event – Chateau Morrisette invites you to an elegant event aboard the ill-fated Titanic. Dine extravagantly on five courses and wine as our re-enactors animate a momentous evening’s final hours.6:30 p.m. Advance reservations only, $95 per person, includes tax and gratuity. 540-593-2865, thedogs.com.
Virginia Dare Cruises & Marina is offering April Early Bird Discount on all cruises for the 2012 season. Mention “Early Bird Discount” ONLY in April when making your reservation to get group rate prices (10% off) on any size group this season. The Early Bird gets the “Discount”.
The 9th Annual Smith Mountain Lake Business EXPO will be held on April 27th from Noon to 5 pm on Route 122 in Downtown Moneta. 120 businesses will be represented in three large covered venues as well as outside exhibits. CLICK HERE to register to be at the EXPO. For more information, call Jim Shauberger at 540-721-1203 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Start your spring with Rockin Brews & BBQs, Saturday, April 28th from 11:00 am -6 pm in Downtown Moneta. The site of the SML Business Expo will be transformed from tents filled with businesses into tents filled with tasty BBQ and rock music. A variety of barbecues will be served from North Carolina to Kansas City and everything in between. $5 Cover Charge. Children 12 and under are free. To be a sponsor contact Andy Andrews at email@example.com or call 540-721-1203. For more information, or to volunteer, contact Jim at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Penhook Boat Dock will be reopening this April. Remember us as your one-stop lake shop when you are visiting SML. We offer ethanol-free marine fuel, minnows, tackle, boating supplies, convenience store items, and hot food from the grill. We also provide WiFi access for our customers. We hope to see you soon! (540) 576-2868.