WASHINGTON COUNTY, Va. -

The Washington County, Virginia Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business Expo Thursday.

The event will be held at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center and is an opportunity for businesses to network and meet potential new clients.

News 5 has learned the winners of the first Washington County Business Challenge will be announced at the event. There will also be door prizes and refreshments available.

The event begins at 1 p.m. Thursday and lasts until 7 p.m.

The first annual Media Auction after the Expo will be hosted by the Advertising Federation of Southwest Virginia. 

The doors will open at 7 p.m. and the bidding will start at 7:30 p.m.