Pre-Fall Fling Events

Events Happening During the Week Before
the 43rd Annual Wise County Fall Fling

Wednesday, October 6th.

Annual Senior Citizens Day at Big Glades

11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Hosted by In-Home Care, the annual Senior Citizens Day will take place from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM at Big Glades. Bingo tournament and lunch are sponsored by Heritage Hall. The event will also feature entertainment from Greg Sergent. In the event of inclement weather, the event will be held at The Fire Hall. For more information, contact Natasha Proulex at 276-328-9940 or

Annual Fall Fling Fashion Show

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Hosted by Turning 360, the annual Fall Fling Fashion Show will take place from 6:00-7:00 PM on Wednesday, October 6th at The Gather in Shoppes on Main. Refreshments and door prizes are just the start of this fun night with fashion! For more information, please call 276-328-9427.

Thursday, October 7th.


3:00 PM

Hosted by Greg Cross and the Wise County Clean Team, the annual Paint-A-Can event will be held at 3:00 PM on Thursday, October 7th in the parking lot between Wise Primary and L.F. Addington Middle.

Friday, October 8th

Wise Fall Fling Town-Wide Yard Sale & Business Sidewalk Sale

Calling all households, churches & businesses for the annual Town-Wide Yard Sale! Local businesses in downtown Wise will participate in our 2nd Annual Business Sidewalk Sale! You do not have to register to participate, just set up and sell! These events are held at the individual discretion of the retailers and participants and we suggest that all COVID-19 policies and recommendations be followed. For more information, please email Bonnie Aker at

First Bank and Trust Soup Bean Lunch

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Come out on Friday, October 8th from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM for the First Bank and Trust Customer Appreciation Soup Bean Lunch. Enjoy music from The Right Fork Ramblers and a free meal of soup beans and hot dogs. There will also be giveaways! For more information email Sarah D. Stidham at

5th Annual Wise Kiwanis Spaghetti Lunch & Dinner

4:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Join the Wise Kiwanis for their 5th Annual Spaghetti Lunch & Dinner at the Wise Baptist Church from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm on the Friday of the Fling! $8 buys your dinner—spaghetti, salad, garlic bread, drink, and dessert! Proceeds to benefit the Wise Kiwanis Club Children’s Program as well as area youth.  To call in orders or for more information please call Cindi Smoot at 276-639-3397.

Miss Wise Fall Fling Beauty Pageant

The Wise Fall Fling Beauty Pageant will be held virtually this year. Age divisions will remain the same as the live environment. There are no residency requirements for the 2021 year.  Apply today! There is no entry fee, however, we are asking for donations to PAWS of Southwest Virginia. Contestants can win prizes for your donation, but the biggest winners are the pets that get a new chance at life. Every dollar collected will be donated! Winners for all events will be announced on Thursday, October 7 at 7:00 PM. For more information and to register, please visit