Happy Trails

Happy Trails

Free!  Kick off the season by joining us for a Spring Trail Workshop at Historic Rugby. Led by Master Trail Builder Bob Richards, this workshop is geared toward novice as well as experienced trail builders. It is recommended for anyone who wants to improve their trail...
Thank You

Thank You

As we wrap up another great year in Historic Rugby, we want to express our gratitude. We greatly appreciate all the folks who have visited our village this year. We are extremely grateful for all our residents and volunteers. And for those of you worldwide who are...
Ghostly Gathering! Oct 17 & 24

Ghostly Gathering! Oct 17 & 24

Historic Rugby’s annual “Ghostly Gathering” celebration will take place on October 17 and 24 (Saturdays) this year at 6pm Eastern. The yearly Halloween-season celebration is a favorite among village visitors, who enjoy a homemade chili dinner with dessert at the...
Fall ’15 Events in Rugby

Fall ’15 Events in Rugby

      Our loveliest season is upon us and we are offering an array of activities and events-some new and some beloved favorites. Be sure to mark your calendar and come up and join us here this fall in Rugby!     September 26 National Public...
Fall Hiking Event Saturday, Oct. 24!

Fall Hiking Event Saturday, Oct. 24!

Come to Rugby this fall and take in the beautiful colors of the season in the Rugby State Natural Area. Enjoy guided hikes on seven different trails! The hikes will begin at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM, Eastern time. Meet at the Community Building behind the Visitor Centre....
BSF Ranger Station open weekends through October 3rd!

BSF Ranger Station open weekends through October 3rd!

The Big South Fork Ranger Station is open again for the summer season. It is located in the Board of Aid building in the center of Rugby, next door to the Rugby Commissary. New 2015 Ranger Natasha Hamby Klug will lead hikes each Saturday and Sunday morning at...
Appalachian Heritage Days

Appalachian Heritage Days

Celebrate the history and culture of Appalachian families who settled the Rugby region with a family friendly day filled with demonstrations and crafters on October 3rd and 4th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST. The demonstrations will include blacksmithing, chair canning,...
Michaelmas Festival Oct.3

Michaelmas Festival Oct.3

    Michaelmas is a celebration of the feast of St. Michael and All Angels and is celebrated by the western church on September 29. Like Christmas the festivities are not necessarily limited to one day. The date falls close to the autumn equinox, days are...
Come to our Lantern Tour 9/12!

Come to our Lantern Tour 9/12!

  The 2015 version of Historic Rugby’s unique Lantern Tour of Laurel Dale Cemetery, on Saturday Sept. 12 at 6:30 p.m. Eastern (5:30 Central), will unveil several new characters from Rugby’s past as costumed presenters share the stories of a colorful assortment of...