UVA Wise Family News & Info will provide you with information throughout the academic year — including email newsletters with news and updates to keep you informed about your student’s opportunities and experiences at UVA Wise. Each fall and spring, there will also be Family Weekends designed for you to spend time with your student, engage in activities, and enjoy the beauty of Wise County.
Local & Regional Events, Opportunities & Resources
- Local eateries
- Things to Do in Wise County – Wise County Chamber of Commerce
- The Clinch: Virginia’s Hidden River outdoor recreation guide
- Explore Norton – five parks offer trails, rock climbing, and other outdoor adventures
- Visit Wise County – hiking and ATV trails, music, arts, and more
- Natural Tunnel State Park – “Eighth Wonder of the World”
- Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion – musical festival in the birthplace of country music
- Barter Theatre – the state theatre of Virginia
For more information, contact the Office of Student Engagement at 276-328-0313 or OSE@uvawise.edu.