Lodging, Dining & Activities

As one of the most beautiful times to visit the Shenandoah Valley, we recommend all visitors review the below recommendations for lodging, dining, and activities.

See our area’s top lodging & dining recommendations See our top 10 student-favorite outdoor activities and other recommended hikes, swims, and drives

Additional Events

Buena Vista Farmers Market
May 11 / 2-6 p.m. / 2117 Magnolia Ave., Buena Vista
Buy local produce, food, and other unique items from local vendors.

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Local Business & Deals

Flowers & Things at Sycamore Lane
2265 Beech Ave., Buena Vista, VA
Full service flower and gift shop. Offering 10% discount on flower orders for graduates.

The BeeVe: Sweet Souvenirs
2175 Magnolia Ave., Buena Vista, VA
Ice cream, soda, and souvenir shop. New merchandise, designs, and new t-shirts will be available during graduation week.

Katana: Sushi and Hibachi Express
1913 Magnolia Ave., Buena Vista, VA
Authentic Japanese sushi and hibachi restaurant with dine-in and takeout options. Graduation week specials will include The Knights Roll, Hot Summer Roll, and Chicken Katsu with Sweet Chili Sauce on May 11–20.

Vinyl Cuts
2159 Magnolia Ave., Buena Vista, VA
Gift shop specializing in custom cut shirts, banners, and signs. Graduation week deals will include Virginia themed items 20% off and a free “I heart BV” decal. Located near the Buena Vista mural wall for photo opportunities.