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.

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Bassmaster Elite

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

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Lake Clean Up Day

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

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Smith Mtn Lake Triathalon

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

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Fireworks On The Water

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

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Antique & Classic Boat Show

Dozens of nostalgic boats, mostly wooden. All meticulously reconditioned. Some 100 years old!

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Charity Home Tour

Visit fabulous million dollar waterfront homes by boat or by car. (All proceeds support local charities.)