Monthly Archives: December 2011

Thoughts of Change for a New Year

Thoughts of change: – Go on that trip. Don’t postpone it. – Say those words. Don’t let the moment pass. – Do what you have to, even at society’s scorn. – Write poetry. – Love deeply. – Walk barefoot. – … Continue reading

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Polar Bear Ski Day at Smith Mountain Lake – January 1, 2012

When most Lakers make plans for New Year’s Day activities, swim suits and water skis aren’t among the required gear. But for hard-core members of the Smith Mountain Lake Water Ski Club, Jan. 1 isn’t just the first day of the … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve Party at Poppy’s

Poppy’s is so excited to have Lost Mountain Rhythm Band bringing in the New Year at their restaurant.  Come early for dinner and enjoy a complete Surf & Turf dinner which includes mini appetizer, salad, dinner, dessert, and champagne toast … Continue reading

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First Day Hike 2012

Start 2012 with a First Day Hike at Smith Mountain Lake State Park or any state park.  America’s State Parks is sponsoring a contest for those who participate and one hiker will win a week’s stay at a park cabin. … Continue reading

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Waller’s Tropical New Year Eve’s Party at Smith Mountain Lake

Come to Waller’s and say “ADIOS” to 2011!!!! They are having a party and you’re invited!! It’s getting chilly these days but New Year’s Eve will be a night in the Tropics! The Steve Largo Band and DJ Hurricane will keep the party … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve at Bernard’s Landing

Forget about driving on New Year’s Eve.  Stay the night in a luxurious condo at Bernard’s Landing.  A special price of $120 per night is being offered for New Year’s.  Make the last night of the year memorable by joining … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve at Mariner’s Landing

Ring in 2012 with Mariners Landing Resort Community and Conference Center’s annual New Year’s Eve Party at Smith Mountain Lake.  The New Year’s Eve packages include overnight accommodations, party passes, fireworks display, midnight buffet, and more.  Mariners Landing has a great party planned … Continue reading

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Charity Chug Raises Over $1800

Over $1,800 was raised for charity by the fourth annual Charity Chug, hosted by the Smith Mountain Lake Model Train Club on December 10th and 11th. The event was composed of six model train layouts around the lake. One of the … Continue reading

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Smith Mountain Lake Winter Bass Series

The Smith Mountain Lake Winter Fishing Tournaments started December 3rd and will run through January 28, 2012.  The next tournament will be this Saturday, December 31st from 7am – 3pm at Smith Mountain Lake State Park. The tournament on December … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from The Smith Mountain Lake Show

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away”.  Cooking, shopping, decorating, guests…like most special occasions in our lives, the holiday season comes and goes in the blink of … Continue reading

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