The Historic Masonic Theatre, Clifton Forge, VA Grand Re Opening weekend was a huge success. Friday night SOLD OUT with big band music by ‘The Sway Katz’ then a packed house on Saturday with an unexpected treat for the kids and adults. Costumed characters from the movie were in the lobby to greet and entertain […]
Chuck Almarez shared this Fabulous photograph of this years Independence Day Fireworks celebration and description via his Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/chuck.almarez “Delayed but delightful fireworks in Clifton Forge, VA. Photo taken from Pine St and Upton. Even the lights in the rail yards have a nice sparkle!” Visit downtown CFVA, view more of Chuck’s work at […]
The grounds will open at 7 PM Saturday evening. Food vendors, picnic-ing and fun at the Heritage Center. Bring your lawn chair, family and friends to celebrate Alleghany Highlands style. Join the event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1836812936546933/ Share with friends.
July 1, 2016 Grand Re Opening of the Historic Masonic Theatre was an exciting event which led up to a SOLD OUT opening night. The Theatre Curtains went up and the Sway Katz brought the sound. What a wonderful night. New theatre memories began tonight and there are many more to come. Enjoy photographs shared by […]
July 1, 2 and 3 Schedule of Events All tours are FULL – Tickets are available for Sway Katz and or Scott Miller Trio: https://historicmasonictheatre.com/masonic-grand-reopening/ Friday, July 1: 12:30 Chamber-hosted Ribbon Cutting, Masonic Theatre Lobby Friday, July 1: 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 Theatre History Tours–All Tours are FULL Friday, July 1: 7:30 PM The Sway Katz Saturday, […]
Roanoke Times Posted: Sunday, June 26, 2016 5:00 pm CLIFTON FORGE — The old stage had to go.Workers inside the Historic Masonic Theatre on Main Street in Clifton Forge pried up dry-rotted boards. At least 10 feet above them, pallets dangled from new rigging. The boxes on those pallets contained the new stage curtains, held […]
http://www.virginiafirst.com/news/local-news/historic-masonic-theatre-transformed-into-community-and-arts-hub Clifton Forge is most famous for its train history, but the town actually has a deep arts and theater background that dates back to the early 20th century. At that time, when the town was a bustling railroad stop, the town had six different theater and art venues. Over time, most of those buildings […]
Alleghany Highlands Heritage Day and C&O Railway Heritage Festival 2016 Clifton Forge, VA We’re gathered in this place today to celebrate the heritage of the Alleghany Highlands. I’ve lived here all of my life, and the reference to our area as the Alleghany Highlands is relatively new. Growing up in Covington, we were all from […]