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18feb - 20All DayChesapeake Bay Wine and Cherries Weekend
Event Organized By: Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail

february, 2017

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18feb - 20All DayChesapeake Bay Wine and Cherries Weekend
Event Organized By: Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail
18feb10:00 am- 3:00 pmPolar Plunge and Chili Cook-Off210 Oyster Road, Urbanna, Virginia
Event Organized By: Something Different Restaurant and YMCA
19feb3:00 pm- 5:00 pm"African American Humor: Striving and Surviving" Lectureby Dr. Daryl Cumber Dance865 General Puller Highway, Saluda, Virginia.
Event Organized By: Middlesex County Museum
26feb2:00 pmVirginia Gardens: Past & Present-2017 Sunday Lecture Series“Heirloom Bulbs for Restoration Gardens”420 Christ Church Rd, Weems, VA 22576
Event Organized By: Historic Christ Church

Signature Events

waterfowlshow
18
Mar
Rappahannock River Waterfowl Show
(March 18 & 19, 2017)
One of the Southeast Tourism Society’s Top 20 Events in the South for March, this show brings exhibitors featuring original paintings, carvings, sculptures, decoys and more. All proceeds support the White Stone Volunteer Fire Department. Website: rrws.org
deltaville seafood festival
13
May
Deltaville Seafood Festival
(May 13, 2017)
Celebrate life on the river! With an amazing collection of pop-up restaurants and a diverse group of arts and crafts vendors from the village to the Deltaville Maritime Museum paddleboard and kayak racing, this event is not to be missed. Website: deltavilleseafoodfestival.com  
artsinmiddle
3
Jun
Arts in the Middle
(June 3-4 2017)
Two days of cultural entertainment on the grounds of the stately 17th century Hewick Plantation. Artisans display their creations for sale while visitors enjoy musicians and fresh cuisine from the local waters. Website: artsinthemiddle.com
urbannacupV2
10
Jun
Urbanna Cup
(June 10, 2017)
Cocktail Class Wooden Boat Racing, they're fast and intoxicating to watch and each boat is named after a cocktail drink! Watch from the pier at the Urbanna Town Marina while choosing who you think will win! Festivities include good eats, beer and wine, and an awards ceremony.  Website: urbannacup.com  
LeukemiaRegatta
8
Jul
Leukemia Cup Regatta
(July 14 -16 2017)
Raise funds for blood cancer research and come see beautiful sailboats glide through the waters of the Piankatank River. Dinner, live music and dancing, auctions, and awards ceremonies are all part of this fun filled weekend! Website: leukemiacup.org/va
kfvd
27
Jul
KVFD Carnival
(July 27- August 5, 2017)
The Kilmarnock Volunteer Fire Department Carnival is hometowncharm at it’s finest. Nine, free, fun-filled nights of rides, like “Big Eli” the Ferris wheel, games and the best homemade French fries around.
RaiseTheRoof
15
Jul
Raise the Roof Craft Beer Fest
(July 15, 2017)
Enjoy craft brews, music, great BBQ and homemade ice cream on these 18th century grounds! Finished in 1735, Christ Church stands as the best preserved and most finely crafted of colonial Virginia's Anglican parish churches. Make a family weekend around this event. Photo credit: Bruce Nelson Photography Website: christchurch1735.org
bayseafoodfest
8
Sep
Bay Seafood Festival
(September 8, 2017)
The annual, all-you-can-eat, event where you "party with a purpose". Proceeds go to area charities. Fresh seafood, adult beverages and a rockin' band make for a great night under the stars. Located at Camp Kekoka on Indian Creek. Website: kiwsrotary.com
urbannaoysterfest
4
Nov
Urbanna Oyster Festival
(November 3 - 4 2017)
The Official Oyster Festival of the Commonwealth! Over 50,000 attendees walk the streets of Urbanna for everything “oyster”. Parades, arts, oyster shucking contest, children’s activities, antique car show, music and wine and beer tastings. Website: urbannaoysterfestival.com
tastebythebay
18
Nov
Taste By The Bay
(November 18)
Sample Virginia wines, Virginia craft brews, and tastings from local restaurants. Enjoy live music, tour maritime attractions, and just in time for the holiday shopping season - a variety of artisan vendors. All on the award winning grounds of the Tides Inn. Website: tastebythebay.com

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