Monthly Archives: March 2013

Happy Easter!

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DMV2Go at the SML Community Center on April 9

Can’t get to the DMV? The DMV is coming to you onTuesday, April 9th! Visit the DMV2Go, 9:00am to 4:00pm, at the Community Center, Blue Water Drive off Scruggs Road (near the Blackwater Café). With the latest technology, the wireless … Continue reading

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SML Business Expo on April 26

SML Business EXPO booths still available — but going fast! Register now to be a part of the upcoming Smith Mountain Lake Business EXPO, Friday, April 26, at Downtown Moneta. The SML Chamber is looking for sponsors, committee members, as … Continue reading

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Rockin Brews & BBQ’s at SML on April 27

Looking for BBQ and Craft Vendors! ROCKIN’ BREWS & BBQ’S, April 27 Start your spring with Rockin Brews & BBQ’s, Saturday, April 27th from Noon – 6pm in Downtown Moneta. A variety of barbecue will be served from North Carolina … Continue reading

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SML Chamber Networking Events Calendar

Chamber Networking Events Calendar: Don’t miss these upcoming Smith Mountain Lake Chamber of Commerce networking opportunities! Business After Hours (3rd Thursday of every month, 5 – 7pm) April 18, Mango’s May 16, Virginia Dare June 20, Sunken City Brewery Grand Opening/ … Continue reading

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Who said “Cast Down Your Bucket Where You Are?”

One of Booker T. Washington’s many inspiring quotes is from the famous speech he delivered in 1895 at the Cotton States and International Exposition in Atlanta, “Cast down your bucket where you are.” At the time, this quote addressed an … Continue reading

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Gills Creek Marina and Lodge Update

Gills Creek Marina and Lodge has complete construction of two new docks. Slips are available for annual lease for cruisers, houseboats up to 35′, pontoons and run-abouts. Also Lodge rooms are booking up for Spring and summer. Beautiful rooms with amazing … Continue reading

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Ready For A Double Blue Ridge Marathon?

In 2011 three individuals ran America’s Toughest Road Marathon not once, but twice…becoming the first runners to complete a Double Blue Ridge Marathon (see story here). In 2012, 12 runners joined in on the fun. 2013 has already doubled that … Continue reading

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The Blackwater Cafe’ Restaurant

Greetings: Welcome to the Winter 2013 Edition of the Blackwater Cafe’  Newsletter. Mother Nature sure has a way of keeping us on our toes here at the Lake. One day it’s 70 degrees, and the next it’s snowing! But no matter the temperature … Continue reading

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Downtown Moneta Easter Egg Hunt – March 23

Come and bring your kids to Downtown Moneta for the annual Easter Egg Hunt. All of the downtown shops and restaurants are participating in this event. It is from 1 to 3 pm on Saturday, March 23, 2013. One lucky … Continue reading

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