Celebrating 14 Years of Bluemont Starting August 6th! Join us for fantastic music under the stars at beautiful Randolph-Macon College! Enjoy a picnic with friends and family at Mary Branch Residence Hall which is near the fountain and nice and shady! Let us know if your organization would like to sell concessions at one of our [...]
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Hot off the presses! The Ashland Main Street Annual Report 2016 - 2017.
OVER 300 families came to see the Ashland Easter Bunny on Sunday, April 9 at 1:30pm at R-MC. Click Here to check out the photos!
WRIC VIDEO LINK TEXT: By Kristin Smith Published: February 21, 2017, 6:26 pm Updated: February 21, 2017, 6:26 pm ASHLAND, Va. (WRIC) — Ashland is getting a boost on social media from the people who know it best, its residents. Members of the community have taken over the town’s Instagram account. But it’s not a [...]
Washington Post article "Ashland’s gift to train travelers: a holiday light spectacular along the tracks" By Andrea Sachs December 22, 2016 TEXT: Five nights before Christmas, Mary Hayden Stehle is so deep into her Kindle jigsaw-puzzle game, she barely registers the racket of the train as it hurtles southward from Washington. Across the aisle, her brother, [...]
Check out Mark Holmberg's report on "Ashland's Magic Mile!" TEXT: ASHLAND, Va. -- Long before Ashland became known as "the center of the universe," it has been proud of being a quaint, picture-postcard railroad town. "We would feel like our heart stopped beating if (the trains) didn't come through," said Ashland resident and writer, Phyllis Theroux. [...]
Photo slide show of Train Day 2016 in Ashland, Virginia, hosted by the Ashland Main Street Association. Thank you to all of the model railroaders, vendors, volunteers, and APD for making this year's event the best ever! Music by Kevin MacLeod and the Hometown Boys.