Destination Bedford offers big, bold and unforgettable experiences. You’ll see stunning beauty in the Blue Ridge Mountains and hear stories of bravery that will take your breath away at the National D-Day Memorial.
Destination Bedford is an up and coming foodie dream come true. Visitors will find all kinds of cuisine around Bedford County like hearty southern cooking, creative pub grub, fresh farm-to-table and a nice variety of international foods.
To experience all that Destination Bedford has to offer, you really need to stay a few days. Fortunately, there are plenty of choices for overnight stays. In addition to traditional hotels and motels, Bedford County is home to several unique Bed & Breakfast Inns.
The biggest, best, often replicated but never duplicated Pirate Festival on Smith Mountain Lake. This year will be the biggest yet and will include many new events! Live music, craft beer, vendors, water fights, a Pirate Ship Parade, Pancakes & Pirates and much more!