What to Do
Festivals and Special Events
Arts Depot • 314 Depot Square • Abingdon, VA 24210 • 276.628.9091
Non-profit gallery with working artist studios in a 19th century freight station. Exhibitions feature regional artists. Artists work in watercolor, weaving, ceramics and acrylics, and are pleased to discuss their work. Thursday-Saturday 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and by appointment. Free Admission.
Capo's Music Store • 903 East Main • Abingdon, VA • 276..525.1880 • www.caposmusicstore.com
Capo's Music is an Appalachian arts store featuring acoustic music instruments, art by local artists, Appalachian crafts, books, CDs, DVDs and much more. We specialize in Bluegrass and Old-Time music. Events held weekly. Check our website for complete details.
Barter Theatre’s Gift Shops
Located at Barter’s Main Stage and Stage II. Offering Barter Theatre apparel and souvenirs, as well as show memorabilia. Featuring unique and affordable costume jewelry from all over the world. Gift certificates and gift baskets are available.
Heartwood, Southwest Virginia's Artisan Gateway Heartwood is your gateway to Southwest Virginia craft, music, food, and local culture. Shop crafts by local artisans, juried to be the best of the best, and the most complete collection of The Crooked Road old-time, bluegrass, and gospel music. Meet artisans and musicians at live events and in interactive exhibits. Get a personal welcome to Southwest Virginia's heritage, craft, music, outdoor recreation, scenic beauty. Relax in the coffee and wine bar, featuring locally roasted coffees and regional wines. Enjoy local food prepared with upscale flair in our restaurant.
A Likely Yarn • 213 Pecan Street • Abingdon, VA 24210 • 276.628.2143
Offering yarns, tools, patterns, accessories, classes, publications and gifts. The shop also offers classes for all skill levels. Hours are Monday noon to 5 pm, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Tuesday and Thursday 10 am to 7 pm. Within walking distance from Barter Theatre!
Thistle Ridge Soap • 777 Cummings Street • Abingdon, VA 24211 • 276.525.1867
Conveniently located off Exit 17 on I-81. Open Tuesday thru Saturday, 10:00am to 5:00pm. Specializing in handmade soap & toiletries. Soaps are created by the cold process method, using various vegetable and nut oils as the base. Herbs and spices provide color and texture, while essential oils scent and complement each bar. No synthetic fragrance oils, dyes, petroleum products or animal fats are ever used.