WELCOME TO FRANKLIN COUNTY, one of Virginia’s fastest growing counties comprised of communities that continue to value their farms, forests, waters, and cultural heritage. You can discover and choose from a diverse selection of attractions, from outdoor adventures like boating, camping and hiking, to cultural and historic experiences such as visiting the Blue Ridge Institute at Ferrum College or catching one of the many local musical performances. We hope you get a chance to enjoy the many scenic corners of our community where every side road opens up new vistas, views, and quiet moments for those tired of crowds, long lines, and clutter.



Franklin County Agricultural Fair: The Franklin County Agricultural Fair will officially return Sept. 10-13, 2014 at the
Franklin County Recreation Park, 2150 Sontag Road in Rocky Mount.


Franklin County Civil War Days: The annual event will feature living history, military drills and demonstrations, battle re-enactments, the Ladies of the Lake Singers, a Ladies Program/Fashion Show and Tea, and much more.

Admission is $5.00 age 12 and up; $2.00 ages 5-11; and free for ages under 5. READ MORE >>>

Harvester Performance Center hosts 7eventh Time Down: Contemporary Christian group 7eventh Time Down, with opener Luke Fortner will perform at Harvester Performance Center in Rocky Mount on Friday, August 29 at 8:00 p.m.

The best songs are those that are heard when we need them most—the ones that become lifelines of truth in the midst of uncertainty. READ MORE >>>

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