Group Itinerary Ideas

With so many options for group tours available, it really is always play time in Abingdon.


Museums, theatre, outdoor adventures, rich history and plenty of unique dining and shopping –  it can be overwhelming to choose the best fit for your group. But don’t worry, you don’t have to do it alone! We have some group itinerary ideas that we hope will help you get the most play out of your time in Abingdon.

Any itinerary can be customized for your group. Contact Monica Hall, Group Sales Manager, for more information. (276) 492-2235 or


Group itinerary for Barter Theatre in Abingdon, VABARTER THEATRE: BROADWAY IN THE BLUE RIDGE (2 NIGHTS/3 DAYS)

Theatre lovers will delight in this excursion to the state theatre of Virginia. See Broadway-quality entertainment in a charming small-town setting with a Barter Theatre group tour.

Group itinerary for Rooted in Appalachia foodie tour in Abingdon, VA

Celebrate the tastes of Appalachia with this foodie tour of Abingdon, VA.



Group itinerary for The Crooked Road in Abingdon, VAMUSIC HERITAGE AND THE CROOKED ROAD (3 NIGHTS/4 DAYS)

Make Abingdon your home base as you explore the music and culture of Appalachia with several stops on The Crooked Road: Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail.


Christmas Carolers in historic Abingdon, VACHRISTMAS IN ABINGDON (2 NIGHTS/3 DAYS)

Experience the charm of a classic small-town Christmas with this tour of historic Abindon, VA.



Mid-Atlantic Receptive Services

mid atlantic receptive servicesMid-Atlantic Tours & Receptive Services (MARS) is the leading Group Tour Company to Washington DC, the Mid-Atlantic states, nationwide, and many international destinations. Abingdon is a proud partner of MARS, offering popular Crooked Road itineraries and more. Here are just a few sample itineraries including Abingdon:

The Crooked Road: From the Heart Melodies: Four days and three nights in Abingdon, Galax, & Bristol, enjoying a magical weekend of music, food, and crafts rooted deep in America’s history.

Parkway Picking Porches: five days and four nights of music and mountains, traveling through Asheville, NC along the Blue Ridge Parkway to Abingdon.

Blue Ridge and the Crooked Road:  5 Days – 4 Nights. Travel along the Blue Ridge Parkway through Virginia and North Carolina enjoying local jam sessions of bluegrass, gospel, and traditional American music.

Cash, Carter & Music Legends: 9 Days – 8 Nights. Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline, Carter Family, Conway Twitty, Elvis, & more! Includes Abingdon, Bristo, and Galax; The Crooked Road Music Trail of Virginia. VIRGINIA, NORTH CAROLINA, TENNESSEE, ARKANSAS

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