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About the City of Galax

Galax is an independent City located in Southwest Virginia in the heart of the Appalachian mountains. Galax has hosted the Old Fiddlers Convention since 1935 and has strong historical ties to bluegrass music in the Appalachian culture. Visitors can enjoy many attractions and activities such as festivals, farms and orchards, unique dining options, State Parks and recreation, arts, crafts and music. One of the most popular sites to see in Galax is the New River Trail State Park, a 57-mile-long park with a trail for hiking, biking & horseback riding, plus fishing & camping.


City of Galax

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Twin County Chamber of Commerce
405 North Main Street
Galax, VA 24333
Phone: (276) 236-2184
Fax: (276) 236-1338

Galax Tourism
110 East Grayson Street
Galax, Virginia 24333
Telephone: 276-238-8130
Fax: 276-236-2889

Blue Ridge Crossroads Economic Development Authority
1117 E. Stuart Dr.
Galax, VA 24333
Phone: 276-236-0391

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Accelerating Appalachia

Appalachian Spring

Blue Ridge Crossroads Economic Development Authority

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Crossroads Institute

Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

Hatch Business Accelerator

Human Resources


Marketing Plan



Small Business & Supplier Diversity

Small Business Development Center


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