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25may(may 25)5:00 pm31aug(aug 31)8:00 pmConcertGroovin' in the Park Waterfront Concert05/25/ at Deltaville Maritime Museum | Freeat the Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park(may 25) 5:00 pm - (august 31) 8:00 pm 287 Jackson Creek Road, Deltaville, VA Event Organized By: Deltaville Maritime Museum

04jun(jun 4)10:00 am29(jun 29)4:00 pmartThe Great Art Heist (formerly the "Patron's Gala")06/04/ at RAL Art Center | FreeRAL Art Center10:00 am (4) - 4:00 pm (29) est 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock, VA 22482 Event Organized By: RAL Art Center

june, 2019

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25may(may 25)5:00 pm31aug(aug 31)8:00 pmConcertGroovin' in the Park Waterfront Concert05/25/ at Deltaville Maritime Museum | Freeat the Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park(may 25) 5:00 pm - (august 31) 8:00 pm 287 Jackson Creek Road, Deltaville, VA Event Organized By: Deltaville Maritime Museum

01jun9:00 am1:00 pmbreadsIrvington Farmers Market06/01/ at Irvington Commons | Freeat Irvington Commons9:00 am - 1:00 pm est 98 King Carter Drive Irvington, VA 22480 Event Organized By: Town of Irvington

01jun10:00 am02(jun 2)5:00 pmArts in the MiddleArts in the Middle Festival06/01/ at Hewick Plantation | FreeA juried fine arts show10:00 am - 5:00 pm (2) est 5123 Old Virginia Street, Urbanna, Virginia Event Organized By: Arts in the Middle

01jun5:00 pmCar RacingPro Late Model, Sportsman, Modified, Limited Stock06/01/ at Virginia Motor Speedway | Freeat Virginia Motor Speedway5:00 pm 4426 Tidewater Trail, Jamaica, VA 23079 Event Organized By: VA Motor Speedway

01jun7:30 pm9:30 pmBaseballDeltaville Deltas Baseball Game06/01/ at Deltaville Ballpark | FreeDeltaville Deltas vs Richmond Smokies7:30 pm - 9:30 pm 100 Ballpark Road Deltaville, VA 23043 Event Organized By: Deltaville Community Association

02jun(jun 2)10:00 am03(jun 3)5:00 pmArts in the MiddleArts in the Middle Festival06/02/ at Hewick Plantation | FreeA juried fine arts show10:00 am - 5:00 pm (3) est 5123 Old Virginia Street, Urbanna, Virginia Event Organized By: Arts in the Middle

02jun12:00 pmsangriaSangria Sunday's06/02/ at | Freeat Good Luck Cellars12:00 pm

04jun(jun 4)10:00 am29(jun 29)4:00 pmartThe Great Art Heist (formerly the "Patron's Gala")06/04/ at RAL Art Center | FreeRAL Art Center10:00 am - 4:00 pm (29) est 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock, VA 22482 Event Organized By: RAL Art Center

06jun7:00 pm10:00 pmcraft beerToby and Larry06/06/ at Willaby's | Freeat Willaby's7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 327 Old Ferry Road White Stone, VA 22578 Event Organized By: Willaby's

07jun(jun 7)10:00 am09(jun 9)4:00 pmAllure Art CenterArt with a Point06/07/ at Allure Art Center | Freewith Allure Art Center10:00 am - 4:00 pm (9) est 419 Rappahannock Dr, White Stone, Virginia 22578 Event Organized By: Allure Art Center

07jun5:00 pm9:30 pmcharityGala Dinner and Auction06/07/ at Lancaster County | FreeAn Evening at Verville5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Event Organized By: Mary Ball Washington Museum & Library

07jun5:30 pm9:00 pmChesapeake Bay Wine TrailWine Down Friday's at Good Luck Cellars06/07/ at Good Luck Cellars | FreeFeatures Byrd's Seafood Co.5:30 pm - 9:00 pm 1025 Goodluck Rd, Kilmarnock, VA 22482 Event Organized By: Good Luck Cellars

07jun7:00 pm606Live Band Lineup: Jason Dumm Band06/07/ at The 606 featuring Walkabout Creek and The Quays | Freeat The 606 ~ Walkabout7:00 pm 606 Chesapeake Dr, White Stone, VA 22578 Event Organized By: The 606 featuring Walkabout Creek and The Quays

07jun7:00 pm10:00 pmcraft beerJon Spear Band06/07/ at Willaby's | Freeat Willaby's7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 327 Old Ferry Road White Stone, VA 22578 Event Organized By: Willaby's

07jun8:00 pm10:30 pmcraft beerIn Layman Terms06/07/ at Something Different | Freeat Something Different8:00 pm - 10:30 pm 213 Virginia Street, Urbanna, VA 23175 Event Organized By: Something Different Restaurant

08jun9:00 am1:00 pmartistsUrbanna Farmer's Market06/08/ at Taber Park | Freeat Taber Park9:00 am - 1:00 pm Bonner Street and Rappahannock Ave., Urbanna, VA 23175

08jun9:00 am1:00 pmartistsUrbanna Farmer's Market06/08/ at Taber Park, Rappahannock | Freeat Taber Park9:00 am - 1:00 pm 425 Bonner Street

08jun10:00 am2:30 pmMeditationGuided Mediation in the Garden Workshop led by Sue Chewning06/08/ at Wind Haven Farm | Freeat Wind Haven Farm10:00 am - 2:30 pm 1134 Syringa Rd Event Organized By: Wind Haven Farm

08jun5:00 pmCar RacingPro Late Model, Sportsman, Modified, Limited Stock06/08/ at Virginia Motor Speedway | Freeat Virginia Motor Speedway5:00 pm 4426 Tidewater Trail, Jamaica, VA 23079 Event Organized By: VA Motor Speedway

08jun6:00 pm8:00 pmEventMusic by the River: Faron Hamblin06/08/ at Belle Isle State Park | Free6:00 pm - 8:00 pm est 1632 Belle Isle Rd., Lancaster, VA 22503 Event Organized By: Friends of Belle Isle State Park

08jun7:30 pm9:30 pmBaseballDeltaville Deltas Baseball Game06/08/ at Deltaville Ballpark | FreeDeltaville Deltas vs Richmond Avalanche7:30 pm - 9:30 pm 100 Ballpark Road Deltaville, VA 23043 Event Organized By: Deltaville Community Association

09jun12:00 pmsangriaSangria Sunday's06/09/ at | Freeat Good Luck Cellars12:00 pm

13jun6:00 pm8:00 pmarchaeological discoveriesA Reception & Presentation by Bly Straube, PhD, FSA06/13/ at Historic Christ Church | Freeat Historic Christ Church6:00 pm - 8:00 pm 420 Christ Church Rd, Weems, VA 22576 Event Organized By: Historic Christ Church

13jun7:00 pm10:00 pmcraft beerPlantation Blue06/13/ at Willaby's | Freeat Willaby's7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 327 Old Ferry Road White Stone, VA 22578 Event Organized By: Willaby's

13jun7:30 pm10:30 pmConcertMercy Creek06/13/ at Kilmarnock Brewhaus | Freeat the Kilmarnock Brewhaus7:30 pm - 10:30 pm est 44 West Church St., Kilmarnock, VA 22482 Event Organized By: Kilmarnock Brewhaus

14jun5:30 pm9:00 pmChesapeake Bay Wine TrailWine Down Friday's at Good Luck Cellars06/14/ at Good Luck Cellars | FreeFeatures Byrd's Seafood Co.5:30 pm - 9:00 pm 1025 Goodluck Rd, Kilmarnock, VA 22482 Event Organized By: Good Luck Cellars

14jun7:00 pm606Live Band Lineup: Flowers for Taco06/14/ at The 606 featuring Walkabout Creek and The Quays | Freeat The 606 ~ Walkabout7:00 pm 606 Chesapeake Dr, White Stone, VA 22578 Event Organized By: The 606 featuring Walkabout Creek and The Quays

14jun8:00 pm10:30 pmcraft beerWay Point Trio06/14/ at Something Different | Freeat Something Different8:00 pm - 10:30 pm 213 Virginia Street, Urbanna, VA 23175 Event Organized By: Something Different Restaurant

14jun9:00 pm11:00 pmadriftAfter Hours Presents: A Night with JJ & Co.06/14/ at Adrift | FreeAt Restaurant Adrift9:00 pm - 11:00 pm 572 Rappahannock Dr Event Organized By: Adrift

15jun9:00 am11:00 amCBF Oyster RestorationDeltaville Oyster Gardening Event06/15/ at Dozier's Regatta Point Marina | FreeHosted by CBF Oyster Restoration and Chesapeake Bay Foundation9:00 am - 11:00 am 137 Neptune Lane, Deltaville, VA 23043 Event Organized By: CBF Oyster Restoration

15jun10:30 am3:00 pmMeditationField to Vase Workshop featuring Design Instruction by The Wild Bunch06/15/ at Wind Haven Farm | Freeat Wind Haven Farm10:30 am - 3:00 pm 1134 Syringa Rd Event Organized By: Wind Haven Farm

15jun5:00 pm10:00 pmbeerUltimate Super Late Models sanctioned $20K to win 41ST Annual USA 100, plus $3000 to win FASTRAK Pro Late Model National Bonus event.06/15/ at Virginia Motor Speedway | Freeat Virginia Motor Speedway5:00 pm - 10:00 pm 4426 Tidewater Trail, Jamaica, VA 23079

15jun6:00 pm8:00 pmEventMusic by the River: Billy Joe Trio06/15/ at Belle Isle State Park | Free6:00 pm - 8:00 pm est 1632 Belle Isle Rd., Lancaster, VA 22503 Event Organized By: Friends of Belle Isle State Park

15jun7:00 pm10:00 pmAdventureFull-Moon Paddle06/15/ at Jackson Creek Outfitters | Freewith Jackson Creek Outfitters7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 274 Buck's View Lane Event Organized By: Jackson Creek Outfitters

15jun7:00 pm9:00 pmMusic Under the StarsMusic Under the Stars06/15/ at Urbanna's Taber Park | Freeat Urbanna's Taber Park7:00 pm - 9:00 pm 425 Bonner Street, Urbanna, VA 23175 Event Organized By: Urbanna Business Association

15jun7:30 pm9:30 pmBaseballDeltaville Deltas Baseball Game06/15/ at Deltaville Ballpark | FreeDeltaville Deltas vs Richmond Mets7:30 pm - 9:30 pm 100 Ballpark Road Deltaville, VA 23043 Event Organized By: Deltaville Community Association

16jun9:00 am3:00 pmbrunchFather's Day All Day All Buffet06/16/ at Willaby's | Freeat Willaby's9:00 am - 3:00 pm 327 Old Ferry Road White Stone, VA 22578 Event Organized By: Willaby's

16jun12:00 pmsangriaSangria Sunday's06/16/ at | Freeat Good Luck Cellars12:00 pm

16jun4:00 pm6:00 pmBaseballDeltaville Deltas Baseball Game06/16/ at Deltaville Ballpark | FreeDeltaville Deltas vs Richmond Pawsox4:00 pm - 6:00 pm 100 Ballpark Road Deltaville, VA 23043 Event Organized By: Deltaville Community Association

20jun6:00 pm9:00 pmConcertMusic on the Half Shell Stage Presents: The Fabulous Hubcaps06/20/ at Kilmarnock Town Centre Park | FreeThe Fabulous Hubcaps at Town Centre Park6:00 pm - 9:00 pm est 150 N. Main St., Kilmarnock, VA Event Organized By: Chesapeake Bank and The Town of Kilmarnock

20jun7:00 pm10:00 pmcraft beerKarl Werne06/20/ at Willaby's | Freeat Willaby's7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 327 Old Ferry Road White Stone, VA 22578 Event Organized By: Willaby's

21jun5:30 pm9:00 pmChesapeake Bay Wine TrailWine Down Friday's at Good Luck Cellars06/21/ at Good Luck Cellars | FreeFeatures Byrd's Seafood Co.5:30 pm - 9:00 pm 1025 Goodluck Rd, Kilmarnock, VA 22482 Event Organized By: Good Luck Cellars

21jun7:00 pm10:00 pmcraft beerThe Va. Shellphish Coalition06/21/ at Willaby's | Freeat Willaby's7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 327 Old Ferry Road White Stone, VA 22578 Event Organized By: Willaby's

21jun7:00 pm606Live Band Lineup: Fine Swiss Cheese06/21/ at The 606 featuring Walkabout Creek and The Quays | Freeat The 606 ~ Walkabout7:00 pm 606 Chesapeake Dr, White Stone, VA 22578 Event Organized By: The 606 featuring Walkabout Creek and The Quays

22jun9:00 am1:00 pmbreadsKilmarnock Farmers Market06/22/ at Kilmarnock Town Centre Park | Freeat Town Centre Park9:00 am - 1:00 pm est 150 N. Main St., Kilmarnock, VA Event Organized By: Town of Kilmarnock Virginia

22jun9:00 am1:00 pmDeltavilleHolly Point Farmer’s Market06/22/ at Deltaville Maritime Museum | Freeat the Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park9:00 am - 1:00 pm 287 Jackson Creek Road, Deltaville, VA Event Organized By: Deltaville Maritime Museum

22jun10:30 am3:00 pmMeditationField to Vase Workshop featuring design instruction by Sneeds Florist06/22/ at Wind Haven Farm | Freeat Wind Haven Farm10:30 am - 3:00 pm 1134 Syringa Rd Event Organized By: Wind Haven Farm

22jun5:00 pm8:00 pmConcertGroovin' in the Park Waterfront Concert06/22/ at Deltaville Maritime Museum | Freeat the Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park5:00 pm - 8:00 pm 287 Jackson Creek Road, Deltaville, VA Event Organized By: Deltaville Maritime Museum

22jun7:30 pm9:30 pmBaseballDeltaville Deltas Baseball Game06/22/ at Deltaville Ballpark | FreeDeltaville Deltas vs Richmond Orioles7:30 pm - 9:30 pm 100 Ballpark Road Deltaville, VA 23043 Event Organized By: Deltaville Community Association

23jun12:00 pmsangriaSangria Sunday's06/23/ at | Freeat Good Luck Cellars12:00 pm

27jun7:00 pm10:00 pmcraft beerJacob Vanko06/27/ at Willaby's | Freeat Willaby's7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 327 Old Ferry Road White Stone, VA 22578 Event Organized By: Willaby's

28jun5:30 pm9:00 pmChesapeake Bay Wine TrailWine Down Friday's at Good Luck Cellars06/28/ at Good Luck Cellars | FreeFeatures Byrd's Seafood Co.5:30 pm - 9:00 pm 1025 Goodluck Rd, Kilmarnock, VA 22482 Event Organized By: Good Luck Cellars

28jun7:00 pm10:00 pmcraft beerTray and Jo Ann Eppes06/28/ at Willaby's | Freeat Willaby's7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 327 Old Ferry Road White Stone, VA 22578 Event Organized By: Willaby's

28jun8:00 pm10:30 pmcraft beerMercy Creek06/28/ at Something Different | Freeat Something Different8:00 pm - 10:30 pm 213 Virginia Street, Urbanna, VA 23175 Event Organized By: Something Different Restaurant

29jun5:00 pmCar RacingPro Late Model, Sportsman, Modified, Limited Stock06/29/ at Virginia Motor Speedway | Freeat Virginia Motor Speedway5:00 pm 4426 Tidewater Trail, Jamaica, VA 23079 Event Organized By: VA Motor Speedway

29jun6:00 pm9:00 pmBeach musicOn the Beach Dance Party featuring Steve Owens & Summertime06/29/ at Kilmarnock Town Centre Park | Free6:00 pm - 9:00 pm est 150 N. Main St., Kilmarnock, VA Event Organized By: Town of Kilmarnock Virginia

29jun7:30 pm10:30 pmConcertSaturday Accoustic - Dave Crumpler a.k.a Super Dave06/29/ at Kilmarnock Brewhaus | Freeat the Kilmarnock Brewhaus7:30 pm - 10:30 pm est 44 West Church St., Kilmarnock, VA 22482 Event Organized By: Kilmarnock Brewhaus

30jun12:00 pmsangriaSangria Sunday's06/30/ at | Freeat Good Luck Cellars12:00 pm

30jun1:00 pm5:00 pmHistoric Church ViewTour of Historic Southern Sighs Home06/30/ at Southern Sighs | Freewith Middlesex County Museum and Historical Society1:00 pm - 5:00 pm 35 Wares Bridge Road Event Organized By: Middlesex County Museum and Historical Society

Signature Events

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Mar
Rappahannock River Waterfowl Show
(March 16 & 17, 2019)
Now in its 40th year! 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. The Rappahannock River Waterfowl Show is an unique art festival showcasing wildfowl art. Original paintings, prints, carvings of life-size and miniature birds of all kinds, decoys for display or hunting, antique decoys, exquisite bronze sculptures, photography, taxidermy, and handcrafted jewelry are all available to purchase or enjoy viewing. All proceeds support the White Stone Volunteer Fire Department. Website: rrws.org
12
Apr
Shuckapalooza
1 Day. 7 Unique Experiences. 7 Amazing Locations.
Rock this oyster party! The Shuckapalooza ticket is your backstage pass to the hottest new oyster scene. Check out private oyster farms, harvest methods, ecology with a real life waterman, samplings of oysters, plus wine and beer pairings. Take a one day tour of 7 unique, bucket-list worthy, authentic experiences-each at its own location. You’ll feel smarter when you leave this insanely intimate event with our awesome partner, Friends of the Rappahannock. For more info on how to "Shucka" like a pro, check out our blog post. More information at www.shuckapalooza.com.  Rain Date: April 26, 2019        
11
May
Deltaville Seafood Festival
(May 11, 2019)
Celebrate life by the river! With an amazing collection of pop-up seafood restaurants, festival food and a diverse group of arts and crafts vendors from the Village to the Deltaville Maritime Museum live bands, red-white-and-brew tent, this event will kick-off your summer fun! You Tube Video:  2017 deltaville seafood festival  Website: deltavilleseafoodfestival.com  
1
Jun
Arts in the Middle
(June 1-2, 2019)
Two days of cultural entertainment on the stately grounds of the 17th century Hewick Plantation. Artisans display their works of fine art for sale while visitors enjoy musicians and fresh local cuisine paired with craft brews, Virginia wines and champagne. Website: artsinthemiddle.com   YouTube Video:  Arts in the Middle
18
May
Urbanna Cup
(May 18, 2019)
Cocktail Class Wooden Boat Racing, they're fun, 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 YouTube Video: Urbanna Cup   
13
Jul
Leukemia Cup Regatta
(July 12-14, 2019)
Raise funds for blood cancer research and come see beautiful sailboats glide through the waters of the Piankatank River. The after party is open to participants and non-boaters alike! Dinner, live music and dancing, auctions, and awards ceremonies are all part of this fun filled weekend! More information . . . .  Website: leukemiacup.org/va
13
Jul
Raise the Roof Craft Beer Fest
(July 13, 2019)
“Raise the Roof” at Historic Christ Church & Museum's 6th-Annual Craft Beer Fest. Enjoy 12 Craft Beers, delicious BBQ (or vegetarian fare), homemade ice cream, & live music by Good Shot Judy and Bobby “Blackhat” Walters.  Ticket includes a souvenir glass & five craft beer tasting tickets, one serving of BBQ (or veggie fare) with fixings from Willaby’s, homemade ice cream & awesome music all at one of Virginia’s most historic sites.  Make a family weekend around this event. Photo credit: Bruce Nelson Photography  More information and how to purchase tickets . . . . Website: christchurch1735.org
10
Aug
Irvington Crab Festival
(August 10, 2019)
At the 8th annual Irvington Crab Festival, join 750+ people and  pick your way through bushels of crabs.  Beer and wine are available for purchase and a silent auction adds to the festivities.  Buy your tickets in advance; no sales at the door. Website: steamboateramuseum.org  YouTube video: Irvington Crab Festival
1
Nov
Urbanna Oyster Festival
(November 1-2, 2019)
The Official Oyster Festival of the Commonwealth! Over 60,000 attendees walk the streets of Urbanna for everything “oyster.” Parades, art, oyster shucking contest, children’s activities, antique car show, music, wine and beer tastings.  Try the "VIP Oyster Lovers Experience" exclusive festival tickets with over the top amenities!  Website: urbannaoysterfestival.com YouTube Video: Urbanna Oyster Festival 
23
Nov
Taste By The Bay-Wine, Arts & Ale
(November 23, 2019)
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         YouTube Video: Taste by the Bay

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