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Abingdon in the region of Virginia with it's 8,191 inhabitants is a town in United States - some 309 mi (or 497 km) South-West of Washington, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Abingdon is now 03:40 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "America / New York" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Asheville, Boone, Lenoir, Lincolnton, Morganton or Pittsburgh. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

23°C / 73 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 20%
Air Humidity 90%
Air Pressure 952.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Sunday, 22nd of July 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)
Monday, 23rd of July 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of July 2018
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 20°C (68 °F)

Videos

Drive on Main Street Abingdon Virginia

03:39 min ( July 05, 2012 by twovirginiasweather)
Views: 289 - Rating: 5/5

A beautiful drive down Main Street in Abingdon, Virginia. Abingdon is home of the Barter Theatre and the Martha Washington Inn. Plus, it is the spearhead of the Virginia Creeper Trail, a former railro...

Think Of What You've Done- ETSU Bluegras...

03:05 min ( September 16, 2010 by jlw37663)
Views: 3,171 - Rating: 5/5

A Stanley Brothers classic "Think Of What You've Done" is covered by ETSU Bluegrass Pride Band with Cara Oliphant on lead vocal with Leah Needham and Josh Argo on harmony at the inaugural "Red, White,...


Rollin' In My Sweet Babys Arms- ETSU Blu...

02:36 min ( November 19, 2010 by jlw37663)
Views: 1,408 - Rating: 5/5

Dan Boner takes the lead vocal here with the ETSU Bluegrass Pride Band at the inaugural "Red, White, and Bluegrass Festival" in Abingdon, Virginia on September 11, 2010. This was after the rain starte...

Still Making Excuses Josh Argo & ETSU B...

05:55 min ( March 04, 2011 by jlw37663)
Views: 366 - Rating: 5/5

This Josh Argo original was performed two weeks earlier at Bluegrass On Broad in Kingsport, Tennessee and was featured in an earlier clip. This performance is arguably better than the Kingsport clip a...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Abingdon during the next days.

26
Jul
2018

An Evening With Adriana Trigiani - VIP

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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28
Jul
2018

Antique Appraisal Fair - Abingdon, VA "PBS Insiders Session"

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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Antique Appraisal Fair - Abingdon, VA "General Afternoon Session"

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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James Meadows

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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30
Jul
2018

Summer Tapas Y Tintos With Susie Buckner

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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31
Jul
2018

Introduction To Microsoft Word

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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01
Aug
2018

Pakistani Cuisine: Flavorful, Colorful And Robust With Mohsin And Katlin Kazmi

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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02
Aug
2018

Help...Hope...Healing 2018

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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04
Aug
2018

The Zuzu Welsh Band

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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05
Aug
2018

James Meadows

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Abingdon, Virginia

Abingdon is a town in Washington County, Virginia, USA, 133 miles (214 km) southwest of Roanoke. The population was 8,191 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Washington County and is a designated Virginia Historic Landmark. The town encompasses several historically significant sites and features a fine arts and crafts scene centered around the galleries and museums along Main Street.

More reading: Abingdon, Virginia homepage
Located at 36.71, -81.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:County seats in Virginia, Kingsport–Bristol metropolitan area, Populated places in Washington County, Virginia, Towns in Virginia

Barter Theatre

Barter Theatre, located in Abingdon, Virginia, opened on June 10, 1933. It is one of the longest-running professional theatres in the nation. In 1933, when the country was in the middle of the Great Depression, most patrons were not able to pay the full ticket price. Robert Porterfield, founder of the theatre, offered admission by letting the local people pay with food goods, hence the name "Barter". The original ticket price for a play was 40 cents, or the equivalent in goods.

More reading: Barter Theatre homepage
Located at 36.71, -81.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Washington County, Virginia, Regional theatre in the United States, Theatre companies in Virginia, Theatres in Virginia, Visitor attractions in Washington County, Virginia

Washington County, Virginia

Washington County is a county located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of 2010, the population was 54,876. Its county seat is Abingdon. Washington County is part of the Kingsport–Bristol (TN)–Bristol (VA) Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is a component of the Johnson City–Kingsport–Bristol, TN-VA Combined Statistical Area – commonly known as the "Tri-Cities" region.

More reading: Washington County, Virginia homepage
Located at 36.71, -81.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1776 establishments in the United States, Kingsport–Bristol metropolitan area, Populated places established in 1776, Virginia counties, Washington County, Virginia

Abingdon High School (Virginia)

Abingdon High School is a Public high school located in Abingdon, Virginia. The school focuses on academics as well as placing emphasis on extracurricular activities such as athletics, the arts, clubs, and community involvement.

More reading: Abingdon High School (Virginia) homepage
Located at 36.71, -81.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Public high schools in Virginia, Schools in Washington County, Virginia

Virginia Highlands Community College

Virginia Highlands Community College is located in Abingdon, Virginia. One of the 23 schools in the Virginia Community College System, the college was established November 30, 1967 to serve the residents of Washington County, western Smyth County, and the city of Bristol, Virginia. Over 4,000 students are enrolled each semester. Dr. Ron E. Proffitt is the current president and Ms. Kimberly R. Clark is the current chair of the board.

More reading: Virginia Highlands Community College homepage
Located at 36.71, -81.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Education in Washington County, Virginia, Educational institutions established in 1967, Universities and colleges accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Virginia Community College System

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