The Smith Mountain Lake Charity Chug has been canceled because of inclement weather forecast for this weekend.


This weekend, residents will open up their homes near Smith Mountain Lake to show off model train displays and raise money for charity.

Seven lake-area museum-quality private layouts open each day (a total of ten layouts in all).

Donations are encouraged and proceeds will benefit Lake Christian Ministries "A Child's Christmas" effort.

Charity Chug tours will be from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on both days.

For a full schedule, click here.