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Why Lynchburg is So Awesome—In Our Humble Opinion

By now you may have heard: Lynchburg ranked in the nation’s Top 10 cities with the highest sense of well-being. Basically, these are the cities where people are the happiest and healthiest. Out of 189 communities, the Gallup-Healthways 2016 Community Well-Being Rankings ranked us number eight. Plus, we were one of only two Virginia cities to make it into the…

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Lynch’s Landing to Organize First Fridays Moving Forward

First Fridays Lynchburg, a popular monthly event for art-lovers in the downtown area, is changing hands. Beginning on April 7, 2017, First Fridays will be organized once again by Lynch’s Landing. Over the last two years, First Fridays has been managed by the James River Council for the Arts and Humanities, who grew the event through social media, a new…

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Downtown Lynchburg is for Lovers, so get downtown, Valentiners! Find a variety of ways to celebrate love in your life, whether you’re single, taken, or somewhere in between. We’ve got a few ideas to get you started: SHOP Looking for something unique? Find that perfect gift for that perfect someone or something special for yourself at downtown’s local shops filled…

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Super Bowl Sunday in Downtown Lynchburg

The big game is Sunday and with more and more people “cutting the cord” with cable these days, we know many of you are looking for a great place to watch the game. Good news – Downtown Lynchburg is prepped and ready! You’ve got five fabulous restaurants to choose from, or consider hopping between them on commercial breaks (but let’s be…

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Lynch’s Landing Hires New Events Manager

We are excited to announce the hiring of our new full-time events manager, Blake Gederberg. For the past five years, Blake has been working to plan, promote, and execute events in Central Virginia, working with the Berglund Center in Roanoke, as an independent events producer, and with Lynchburg’s own indie music festival, Lynchstock. Blake is also the co-owner and marketing director at…

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Downtown Lynchburg’s Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

By now, that panicky feeling may be creeping in—Christmas and Hanukkah are less than two weeks away, and you still have the majority of your gifts to purchase; or, you may just want to find “The Perfect Gift” for your father-in-law, mom, or significant other. And maybe you need some fresh ideas for stocking stuffers. Whatever your situation—have no fear….

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10 Can’t Miss Ways to Ring in the Season in Downtown Lynchburg

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and as the days tick closer to the 25th, you can find “all things merry in bright” right in Downtown Lynchburg. Whether you’re doing some last-minute shopping, dining out, or simply looking for fun holiday-inspired activities, Downtown offers enough to keep you celebrating all season long. Bonus: Free two-hour holiday parking throughout…

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In support of local businesses during this year’s holiday season, the City of Lynchburg in partnership with Lynch’s Landing will be offering free two-hour parking from Thanksgiving Day to New Year’s Day throughout downtown. We hope that this program encourages more Lynchburg area residents and visitors to shop, dine, play, and explore in Downtown Lynchburg, and to make downtown a part of their holiday…

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We’re Growing Our Team

We are looking to grow our team! Events Manager Position General Position Overview: Lynch’s Landing Foundation is seeking a full‐time Events Manager to plan and execute successful events in Downtown Lynchburg, including street festivals, park festivals, merchant events, and businesses networking events. The Events Manager will also assist with Lynch’s Landing marketing efforts, including event marketing, downtown promotion, social media, graphic…

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Fall Bucket List for Downtown Lynchburg, VA

Author Lucy Maud once said: “I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” We’re with you, Lucy. And where better to celebrate everyone’s favorite season than Downtown Lynchburg? Pumpkins and cobblestone streets; spiced lattes and spiked drinks—it’s all downtown. Pull out your best chunky sweater and plaid-everything, because here’s our definitive list of how you can get your…

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