Updated June 5, 2018 Lake Gaston Fireworks 2018 SCHEDULE Saturday, June 30th Eaton’s Ferry Fireworks – 9:00PM – Littleton, NC The fireworks on Eaton’s Ferry bridge are put on every year by the Longbridge Volunteer Fire department. This is another great show you can attend by boat or car. Wednesday, July 3rd South Hill Independence Day…

Last updated December 10, 2017. More updates to come. Things to Do around Lake Gaston this Holiday Season   Friday Dec. 01 The Nutcracker in South Hill starting at 8:00PM YO HO HO A PIRATE’S CHRISTMAS in Littleton, NC starting at 8:00PM Saturday Dec. 02 Holiday Home Tour starting at 10:00AM Christmas Parade in Littleton, NC…

1. WHY AERATION & OVERSEEDING ARE GOOD Aeration is great for the lawn Promotes oxygen to the root zone Breaks up the thatch layer for increased nutrient and water exchange Relieves compacted soils Over-seeding introduces new grass varieties to the lawn Thickens yard to crowd out weeds and help control ​2. WHEN TO AERATE &…

4th of July, 2017 Weekend Events for Lake Gaston There’s no shortage of things going on at the lake this weekend! Saturday, July 1st Pea Hill Creek Veterans Tribute – 9:00PM – Gasburg, VA The Pea Hill Creek fireworks show is back! Many lake-goers were saddened last year by the news that the long running fireworks show…

New Executive Chef Taking the Reins at Watersview Restaurant Lake Gaston locals are familiar with Watersview Restaurant, one of the area’s premiere waterfront dining experiences, offering breathtaking sunset views, live music, and boat docking. What they might be less familiar with though is the new chef. Watersview recently announced the addition of Chef Ryan Grimm…

Don’t wait until the picture perfect weather, get it done now! What does this mean for you? This means it is time to get a checklist together of what you need to do now that spring is here! 1. Spring Clean Up   Leaves and debris will create molds, pathogens, and rot if left to…

Fireworks, apple pie, and days spent lounging on the lake, must be summer time. Another summer favorite is watermelon. This sticky, sweet, and juicy fruit is a staple all across America. Great in salads, cocktails, and fruit plates, watermelon also packs plenty of health benefits, including: vitamin c, antioxidants and amino acids. While eating watermelon…

It’s Spring in Virginia, and that means it’s festival season. We might be in the midst of a cool spell at the moment as we kick off spring, but that’ won’t last forever. According to The Weather Channel, it’s going to be a hot summer. On a temperature forecast map for the month of June,…