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The Community Partnership for Revitalization is a nonprofit organization with a mission to promote the unique assets of Rocky Mount and Franklin County by utilizing a preservation-based approach to community development. Current focus is to market our culture and history through events and tours.
Court Days are returning to Rocky Mount, VA! We will host a celebration of heritage music and community culture as part of The Crooked Road "Mountains of Music" program on June 13, 2015 in Uptown/Downtown Rocky Mount. The day will be filled with live music, arts, food and craft vendors, childrens' activities, and guided tours by homes/buildings of architectural interest with stories of people connected to them. On the courthouse lawn, The Franklin County Historical Society will present an entertaining program, including an re-enactment of an actual trial that took place in the 1800's..
Franklin County, Va has been the focus of much public attention related to moonshine activities. We have organized "GOOD TIMES & HARD TIMES", a guided Mouintain Life Tour of family life and culture in western Franklin County, VA during the height of moonshine era. Tour includes stories of families and events in the 1920's-1950's and includes visits to: Franklin County Historical Society & Blue Ridge Institute & Museum.
For complete information regarding tour, click on following link: RESERVATIONS: CALL 540-420-1006.