Summer Fun in Martinsville

Downtown Martinsville at Night

Headed into the warmest months of the year, you’re probably just getting around to filling out your calendar, and planning how you’ll spend your time in the Martinsville sun, with kids or without. Fortunately, there’s plenty to do around Martinsville where Gunter CDJR Martinsville is located, and we’re not shy about sharing the summer events we’re already talking about around the dealership. Check out our list of Summer Fun favorites below!

See Into Baseball’s Future with the Martinsville Mustangs

Part of the historic Coastal Plain League, originally one of the only minor league baseball teams in the Southeast, and the original home to players like Babe Ruth, Ted Williams, and Cal Ripken, the Martinsville Mustangs have made a name for themselves as a top performer among their collegiate summer league counterparts. Catch a game this summer, take a look at what baseball’s future stars will look like, and keep an eye peeled for MLB scouts in the stands.

Get Outside with Henry County Parks & Recreation

Your county parks and rec department offers a variety of exciting programs to discover this summer, including canoeing, fishing, kite building, geocaching, tennis, and much more. Visit the Henry County Parks & Recreation Programs page to see just a sampling of all the camps, events, and outdoor activities offered. You won’t have a problem finding something that looks fun this summer – if anything, you’ll have to invent creative ways to fit it all in!

Cruise Into Hot Summer Nights

Got a car you can’t help but show off? The best place to do it is at a Hot Summer Nights Cruise In, held a number of times in the coming months at the Collinsville Shopping Center. Event organizers welcome visitors to bring in their rides of all makes and models, along with their cameras, and learn more about automotive projects and styling from other gearheads in the Danville area.

Dance the Night Away at the TGIF Summer Outdoor Concert Series

Held the third Friday of every month this summer in the Broad Street Parking Lot within driving distance of Reidsville, NC, the TGIF Summer Outdoor Concert Series features family-friendly live music, food, drink, and plenty of fun. Bring a chair, but don’t plan on sitting too long – you’ll be dancing before you know it!

Visit Martinsville Speedway and Satisfy Your Need for Speed

Martinsville’s own NASCAR track has an exciting calendar of events coming up this summer, including a stop from Hot Rod Magazine’s Power Tour, considered the world’s largest traveling car show with more than 6,000 vehicles on display. Martinsville’s local news source, the Martinsville Bulletin, has plenty of news and updates on events held at Martinsville Speedway this year. Check it out, and mark your calendar.

Gunter CDJR Martinsville Is Your Ridgeway Community Dealership

Supporting our community with great vehicles at great prices is our goal, but we also aim to connect with our customers on a personal level. That’s why we know and support community programs! Stop by our dealership today, and find out why we’re so attached to Martinsville.

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