Latest from Smith Mountain Laker Magazine

  • Shorelines | Art & Culture: Live at the Lake - Arts council works to broaden music variety in the region
  • 2013 SML Charity Home Tour - The Smith Mountain Lake Charity Home Tour is one of the region’s most-anticipated annual events. Taking the tour by boat brings the fun level up a notch, allowing visitors to get an inside look at eight distinctive homes while enjoying the lake’s scenic fall splendor.
  • A silver celebration - Over the past 25 years, the Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival has grown from a modest gathering on the grounds of a local bed and breakfast into the area’s largest and most popular event.
  • Special Section: Summer Fun - Keen on the Green - Profiles of the four golf courses at Smith Mountain Lake
  • Lifelong learning - 4-H Road Scholar participants explore a variety of interests in a low-key, interactive setting
  • Laker Calendar - Best bets for events in November and December 2012
  • SML Wine Festival Preview - What it takes for wineries to accommodate thousands of visitors to the Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival
  • 2012 AUTUMN EVENTS - Fall is the busiest season for festivals and other events at Smith Mountain Lake
  • 2012 HOME TOUR GUIDE - A by-boat guide to attending one of the lake's oldest and most beloved autumn events
  • Out & About at Smith Mountain Lake - View photos from the Antique and Classic Boat Show, Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival and screening of the film "Lake Effects."