Wytheville, VA

Wytheville is a true original, not just because it’s the only town in the country fortunate enough to bear that name but also because of its stunning landscape, which includes majestic mountains, sparkling waters, and rolling hills. No doubt about it – a trip to this memorable and striking town in Southwest Virginia always leaves visitors wanting more!

Seasonal Attractions in Wytheville

Wytheville has many seasonal attractions.

 

Beagle Ridge Herb Farm/Flying Flowers at Beagle Ridge
1934 Matney Flats Rd
276-621-4511

Southwest Virginia's premiere Lavender farm.Our 14 theme display gardens showcase herb and perennial collections. Stroll through the gardens, enjoy tea on the patio and watch the hummingbirds feast on the flowers. The gardens are alive with colorful plants, butterflies and birds. Walk through Flying Flowers, southwest Virginia's only walk through butterfly house. Take a guided tour with Lick Mountain Excursions or hike the trails up to Crystal Springs Recreation Area

M-W Closed 10AM-5PM Th-FRI
10AM-5PM
Fort Chiswell Animal Park
569 Red Hollow Road
276-637-6754

Fort Chiswell Animal Park is the largest zoo in Southwest Virginia and provides one of the most interactive animal experiences you will find anywhere in the State! The 45 acre zoo is home to animals from six continents and is conveniently located less than three miles off Exit 80 on I-81/I-77. In the Petting Zoo you'll get the chance to pet and feed goats, llamas, and deer. You can throw peanuts to the monkeys or snap a photo of the zoo's wallaby family. The hands-on fun moves to a whole new level when you board the Safari Bus for a guided ride through the Outback. The Safari Bus Tour is the highlight of the Fort Chiswell Animal Park experience and brings you nose-to-nose with camels, zebra, ostrich, antelope, buffalo, and more! It's the zoo where the animals WANT to see you--so don't forget your camera! You're invited to come take a ride on the wild side and experience a place you'll never forget.

April 5-21 Closed Mon-Thurs Open 10AM-5PM on Fridays April 26-Labor Day Mon-Fri 10AM-5PM Labor Day-Dec 1 Closed Mon-Th Fridays 10AM-5PM
April 5-April 21 10AM-5PM April 26-Labor Day 10AM-5PM Labor Day-Dec 1 10AM-5PM
879 Matney Flats Road
276-782-5184

The Berry Farm offers pick your own Blueberries each summer from mid June to September. A variety of homemade blueberry products and cookbooks are also available. This is a trail site on the Mountain Crossroads Artisan Trail in Wythe County and a member of Round the Mountain Artisan Network in Southwest Virginia.

Mid June-Early Aug 10AM-7PM
Saturdays Mid June-Early Aug 10AM-7PM Sundays Mid June-Early Aug 1AM-5PM
Williams Orchard
5175 West Lee Highway
276-686-4851

Williams Orchard is located in Wytheville, Virginia and we greet you with a smile. For over 70 years, we have been family owned and operated and have provided all of your produce needs. We have a wide variety of produce from July until October ranging from apples and corn to pumpkins and gourds. Be sure to check out our Pumpkin Festival which features "pick your own pumpkin", corn maze, tractor drawn hayrides, children's mini maze, and many other fun children's activities! This event takes place every weekend in October. See our Calendar for

9AM-5PM
Saturday 9aM-5PM Sunday 1PM-5PM
Wythe Raceway
164 Race Track Road
276-620-2015
www.wytheraceway.com

Wythe Raceway has been voted the drivers and fans favorite dirt race track. Located conveniently on I-81 at Exit 60 in Rural Retreat just 10 minutes from junction of I-77 and I-81. Weekly classes include dirt late model, open wheel mods, super streets and pro minis. 1000's of fans experience the excitement every week. Check out our website for the weekly schedule.

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