Events & Contests

Events/Contests at the 41st Annual Wise County Fall Fling, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 12-13, 2019.

Craft Festival, Demonstrations, and Antiques

The Wise Business Association will host the 41st Annual Wise County Famous Fall Fling in historic downtown Wise, Virginia, October 12-13, 2019.  The Fall Fling features bluegrass, country, and gospel music, and celebrates authentic Appalachian arts and crafts with well over 135 vendors. You will find wood, pottery, art, photography, candles, antiques, Native American crafts, traditional Appalachian crafts and much, much more. Also, on Saturday and Sunday visit with Mark Ramsay demonstrating black smithing, Chuck Miller panning for gold and gems, and James Damron of EK3 Farms showing you the old-timey way he grinds corn.

Essay Contest

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Youth Art Contest

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Business Decorating Contest

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Art Contest

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Digital Photography Contest

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NCH Heart-One Cardiac Rehab 5K Race & One Mile Fitness Walk                          

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NCH My Run Rock & Roll Challenge

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Old Fall Fling T-Shirt Drawing

Saturday-Sunday, October 13-14. 

Wear a Wise Fall Fling T-Shirt from a previous year and stop by the INFO STAND from 10 AM – 6 PM on Saturday,or til 2 PM on Sunday. Put your name and phone number in the registration box to enter the drawing for a $100 Cash Prize & Gift Certificates from local businesses. Winners will be posted, and names will be announced on the Main Stage at Big Glades during The Fling. Winners not present will be called in order to receive their prizes. Photo opportunity for winner of drawing.

Anything Apples

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Pet Contest

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3rd Annual Heritage Hall/Fall Fling CAR and BIKE Extravaganza   

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6th Annual Fall Fling Corn Hole Tournament  

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Magician Joseph Young

Sunday, October 13.

Internationally-acclaimed, award-winning entertainer Joseph Young will be performing on the Main Stage on Sunday, October 13th from 4:00PM-5:00PM. Young is a Christian illusionist, magician, and family entertainer from Big Stone Gap, Virginia. Young puts on over 120 shows annually all across America. His outstanding performances weave a magical web of his distinctive energy with hilarious audience interaction, and squeaky-clean humor creating a personalized experience you will NEVER forget.

The Health Wagon   

Saturday – Sunday, Oct. 12-13.

Located on Spring Street. Free Flu Shots. For more information, call (276) 439-1352.

Kids’ Korner  Saturday – Sunday, Oct. 12-13.

More information will be posted soon.

Free Firetruck Rides (Saturday) Free Magic Show
Free Books (Saturday) Firefighter Obstacle Course for Kids
Juggler Panning for Gold & Gemstones
Duck Race Skins & Skulls (1pm-5pm Sunday)