Morgan County Moments

Not sure what to expect from a visit to Morgan County? Don't worry - we'll fill you in! 

Morgan County Moments is our destination blog focusing on great things for you to see, do and experience in our friendly small towns. Below, you'll find first-hand experiences as well as information on upcoming events. Hopefully, you'll be inspired to plan your own Morgan County Moments! 

Small Business Saturday in Morgan County

Small Business Saturday is coming up and it's one of our favorite shopping days of the year! The Saturday after Thanksgiving is designated as Shop Small Saturday - it's the day that shoppers show their support to small, locally owned businesses in…

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Find Your Style at Independent Boutiques

Warmer weather is finally set to arrive and that means it's time to update your spring clothing choices! To find fun and unique pieces, we recommend that you hit up independent boutiques rather than big popular retailers. Here's our list of the…

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Where to Find the Perfect Valentine

Still searching for that perfect Valentine's Day gift? Here are some of our favorite places in Morgan County to find amazing or one-of-a-kind Valentine's Day gifts for your sweetie (or maybe even for yourself!): Martinsville: Berries & Ivy Country…

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Shop Local (Art) for Great Gifts!

If you're looking for fun, meaningful and unique gift ideas for someone special, may we recommend that you shop with our local Morgan County artists? If you're looking for one-of-a-kind gifts there's no better place to find them than from an artist…

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Searching for Seasonal Style

Whether you're looking for the perfect gift for someone special or searching for something to fit your own personal style, these locally owned and operated shops and boutiques have you covered. Get ready to discover some of the hidden gems of the…

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Top Events in November

The temperatures are falling and flurries are flying! November is here, and with it lots of holiday cheer can be found in this month's list of top events around Morgan County. From craft and vendor fairs to handmade candy canes, get your holiday…

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Shop Local & Handmade

Don't quite have your holiday shopping done yet? Not to worry - this weekend will be a great time to finish up shopping for a few of those hard-to-buy-for folks on all our lists! This Saturday is the annual Martinsville Cookie Stroll in downtown…

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Holiday Shopping & Craft Fairs

Once the leaves begin to fall, you know the craft and gift fairs will be coming up! Here's your convenient list of upcoming Craft Shows, Holiday Bazaars and Christmas Open House events to get your holiday shopping started right - with locally made…

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#WordlessWednesday: Treasure Hunting

On these hot, humid summer days, sometimes the best thing to do is enjoy some indoor activities, like treasure hunting through Morgan County's many antique stores and resale shops. Here's a sample of just a few of the highlights we discovered on an…

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In the Spotlight: The Sterling Butterfly

Pam Hurst, a Martinsville-based artisan who creates stunning jewelry pieces, is enjoying another turn in the celebrity-filled spotlight. Her new Neptunian collection was unveiled this week at an open house and launch party hosted at The Sterling…

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