Coming Events

The lake has thousands of community events (literally), but this select group is special, drawing participants from across the nation. A few annual events have even grown to international level.

fall festivalLake Clean Up Day

National award winning volunteer project keeps Smith Mountain Lake the cleanest lake in Virginia.

Smith Mountain Lake Triathalon

Olympians and other world class atheletes compete in this grueling marathon of endurance.

Pro Am Golf Tournament

Hundreds of local golfers team up with international pros.

Fireworks On The Water

Spectacular! Watch from your boat or the shore. This has to be experienced. This IS Smith Mountain Lake.

fireworks on the water
Antique & Classic Boat Show

Nostalgic boats, many wooden, some over 100 years old!

Charity Home Tour

See what life is like for the 1%. Visit fabulous million dollar waterfront homes by boat or by car. (All proceeds go to support local charities.)

Bassmaster Elite

Televised on ESPN, this gigantic pro-am tourney attracts some of the world's best fisherman.