Devil's Backbone Tap Takeover!


Devil's Backbone Tap Takeover!

Come join us on May 16, 2019 for the Devil’s Backbone Tap Takeover! Representatives from Devil’s Backbone will be on hand to take over FOUR of our 27 taps! Come out and try something new! And, of course, the kitchen will be creating a tasting menu to pair perfectly with each beer! Click here to RSVP!


1st Annual Kentucky Derby Party!


1st Annual Kentucky Derby Party!

Starting at noon, 27 Lions will open, including the outdoor deck, for our First Annual Kentucky Derby Party! Make sure to dress to impress because prizes will be awarded to the Best Lady, the Best Gentleman, and the Best Couple! And, don’t worry…there will be plenty of mint juleps (made with top shelf Woodford Reserve bourbon) to go around! We are going to have a blast! Click here for more information!



Best of Virginia Voting

Virginia Living’s Best of Virginia 2019 Readers’ Survey is now open, and we would be very grateful if you could take a moment of your time to show your appreciation of the amazing teams at the General Francis Marion Hotel by casting your vote.

Please follow the steps below to place your vote:

  1. Visit Virginia Living’s voting site:

  2. Click the “HERE” link to take the survey

  3. Look for the following categories that relate to the hotel and restaurants:

The General Francis Marion Hotel, Marion VA

11. Best Special Event Venue

12. Best “Do Not Miss” Tourist Attraction

18. Best Historic Site

19. Best Hotel

47. Best Caterer

75. Best Wedding Venue

The Speakeasy, Marion VA

81. Best Brunch Restaurant

86. Best Craft Cocktails

87. Best Dessert Menu

99. Best Outdoor Dining

102. Best Restaurant

27 Lions, Marion VA

78. Best Bar

82. Best Burger Joint

101.Best Pizzeria

Voting ends Thursday, January 31st at 11:59PM,

Want to help out even more? Encourage your friends and family to vote too!