Local Events

Festivals, concerts and more taking place within easy reach
on the Middle Peninsula (Middlesex, Mathews, Gloucester)
and Northern Neck (Lancaster, Northumberland).

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Thursday, June 20, 2019 6:00 PM

Oldies Rock 'n' Roll, classic rock and costumed performers for a fun time at Kilmarnock Town Centre Park, 150 N Main St, from 6 to 9 pm. Tickets $10.

Thursday, June 20, 2019 6:00 PM

Bluegrass. Bring a chair or blanket, even a picnic, but no alcohol. Free. 6509 Main St, Gloucester. Till 7 pm. In case of rain, concert will move into the Colonial Courthouse.

Saturday, June 22, 2019 9:00 AM

A traditional farm-to-table and bay-to-table market. Local eggs, meat, produce and seafood. Every 4th Saturday May-October at Kilmarnock Town Centre Park.

Saturday, June 22, 2019 9:00 AM

The 4th Saturday of each month, April-November, brings the Farmers' Market to Deltaville's Holly Point Nature Park. Market hours are 9 am to 1 pm with produce and crafts for sale. Breakfast and lunch served at Billz' Bistro.

Saturday, June 22, 2019 10:00 AM

Fundamental skills needed to get out cruising. June 22 seminars at DYC 10-5. June 23 on the water with Richmond Power & Sail Squadron Instructors. $200 per person (or couple if sharing materials).

Saturday, June 22, 2019 5:00 PM

Paige Melton opens from 5-6 pm; concert wraps up at 8. On the grounds of the Deltaville Maritime Museum at Holly Point. Bring your own chairs or blankets. Buy food at the park or bring a picnic for an evening under the stars. In case of rain, the Pavilion will be used. Tickets $10 in advance, $15 at the gate.

Saturday, June 29, 2019 9:00 AM

Fun runs for the 5th year along with the island's 71st annual festival of handmade crafts (jewelry, wood crafts, leather, paintings, photography, ironworks), live music, antique cars, food vendors, kid zone with face painting. Head to 1996 Old Ferry Road. Free. Till 4 pm.,

Saturday, June 29, 2019 6:00 PM

2012 Carolina Beach Music Awards winner as 'Favorite New Artist of the Year' performs at Kilmarnock Town Centre Park. Food and beverage vendors on site. No dogs or coolers. Bring blanket or lawn chair. 150 N Main St, from 6 to 9 pm. Tickets $10.

Thursday, July 04, 2019 12:00 AM

National holiday.

Friday, July 05, 2019 5:00 PM

5-7 pm, open to the public. RAL Gallery, Main St, Kilmarnock.

Saturday, July 13, 2019 9:00 AM

Taber Park in Urbanna hosts a farmers' market with local produce, honey, jams, meats as well as plants and arts and crafts. Till 1 pm.

Saturday, July 13, 2019 9:00 AM

Saturday and Sunday at Fishing Bay Yacht Club. Related evening events start Friday night at the Deltaville Maritime Museum.

Saturday, July 13, 2019 1:00 PM

Ticket price includes a souvenir glass, tasting five of the twelve craft beers, one serving of BBQ or vegetarian fare, ice cream, and live music by Good Shot Judy and Bobby Walters. On the grounds of Historic Christ Church, Irvington, to 6 pm. $55 (under 21, $20).

Thursday, July 18, 2019 6:00 PM

Sons of Bach open at 6 pm, then Stuck on a Name brings their reggae music to Kilmarnock Town Centre Park. Food and beverage vendors on site. No dogs or coolers. Bring blanket or lawn chair. 150 N Main St, from 6 to 9 pm. Tickets $10.

Thursday, July 18, 2019 6:00 PM

Bring a chair or blanket, even a picnic, but no alcohol. Free. 6509 Main St, Gloucester. Till 7 pm. In case of rain, concert will move into the Colonial Courthouse.

Saturday, July 20, 2019 10:30 AM

The second day of the four-day Laser Series. Laser, Laser Radial. Any class of three like singlehanded one-design boats is also invited to race.

Saturday, July 20, 2019 7:00 PM

Musicians TBA. 7-9 pm. At the Urbanna Town Marina. Bring your chair or blanket, and a picnic if you wish. Come by boat or by land. Free.

Sunday, July 21, 2019 1:00 PM

Build a Wright skiff together, and enjoy a race and picnic on the final day. Places limited, advance registration required.

Thursday, July 25, 2019 6:00 PM

Bring a chair or blanket, even a picnic, but no alcohol. Free. 6509 Main St, Gloucester. Till 7 pm. In case of rain, concert will move into the Colonial Courthouse.

Friday, July 26, 2019 8:00 AM

Through July 28. Open to all Windmill Class boats.

Saturday, July 27, 2019 9:00 AM

The 4th Saturday of each month, April-November, brings the Farmers' Market to Deltaville's Holly Point Nature Park. Market hours are 9 am to 1 pm with produce and crafts for sale. Breakfast and lunch served at Billz' Bistro.

Saturday, July 27, 2019 9:00 AM

A traditional farm-to-table and bay-to-table market. Local eggs, meat, produce and seafood. Every 4th Saturday May-October at Kilmarnock Town Centre Park.

Saturday, July 27, 2019 5:00 PM

Sincerely, Iris opens from 5 to 6, concert lasts till 8. On the grounds of the Deltaville Maritime Museum at Holly Point. Bring your own chairs or blankets. Buy food at the park or bring a picnic for an evening under the stars. In case of rain, the Pavilion will be used. Tickets $10 in advance, $15 at the gate.

Thursday, August 01, 2019 6:00 PM

Neil Simon's play presented in dinner theater at St. Therese Catholic Church, Gloucester, August 1-3, and a final show only on August 4.

Saturday, August 03, 2019 5:00 PM

Annual event at the firehouse. All-you-can-eat boiled crab. Burgers and hotdogs available. Beer for sale. Live music starts after the crab feast. 5 pm - midnight. $30.

Thursday, August 08, 2019 6:00 PM

Bring a chair or blanket, even a picnic, but no alcohol. Free. 6509 Main St, Gloucester. Till 7 pm. In case of rain, concert will move into the Colonial Courthouse.

Saturday, August 10, 2019 8:00 AM

Two days of racing, fun and camaraderie. Flying Scot, Front Runner, Laser, Laser Radial, Optimist, and any other one-design class, with 5 or more boats registered, are invited to race.

Saturday, August 10, 2019 9:00 AM

Taber Park in Urbanna hosts a farmers' market with local produce, honey, jams, meats as well as plants and arts and crafts. Till 1 pm.

Saturday, August 10, 2019 10:00 AM

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. Heaven Scent guests can request tickets when reserving a room.

Saturday, August 17, 2019 9:00 AM

A traditional farm-to-table and bay-to-table market. Local eggs, meat, produce and seafood. Monthly May-October at Kilmarnock Town Centre Park.

Saturday, August 17, 2019 7:00 PM

Musicians TBA. 7-9 pm. At the Urbanna Town Marina. Bring your chair or blanket, and a picnic if you wish. Come by boat or by land. Free.

Saturday, August 24, 2019 9:00 AM

The 4th Saturday of each month, April-November, brings the Farmers' Market to Deltaville's Holly Point Nature Park. Market hours are 9 am to 1 pm with produce and crafts for sale. Breakfast and lunch served at Billz' Bistro.

Saturday, August 24, 2019 5:00 PM

Jumbo Lump Daddy (Clayton Neal) opens 5-6 pm for Stuck on a Name. Concert wraps up at 8 pm. On the Museum grounds at Holly Point, Deltaville. Bring chairs and a picnic, or buy food on site. $10 in advance, $15 at the gate.

Sunday, August 25, 2019 10:30 AM

The second day summer racing event for the Lasers (Laser, Laser Radial).

Saturday, August 31, 2019 5:00 PM

Opening act from 5-6 pm TBA; then Sharon Rae North and Josh Walker Quarter play till 8 for this special Labor Day concert. On the grounds of the Deltaville Maritime Museum at Holly Point. Bring your own chairs or blankets. Buy food at the park or bring a picnic for an evening under the stars. In case of rain, the Pavilion will be used. Tickets $10 in advance, $15 at the gate.

Monday, September 02, 2019 12:00 AM

National holiday

Sunday, September 08, 2019 10:30 AM

First day of the four race-day One Design Fall Series. Flying Scot, Front Runner, other one-design.

Thursday, September 12, 2019 6:00 PM

Bring a chair or blanket, even a picnic, but no alcohol. Free. 6509 Main St, Gloucester. Till 7 pm. In case of rain, concert will move into the Colonial Courthouse.

Saturday, September 14, 2019 9:00 AM

Taber Park in Urbanna hosts a farmers' market with local produce, honey, jams, meats as well as plants and arts and crafts. Till 1 pm.

Saturday, September 14, 2019 10:30 AM

The second day of the four race-day One Design Fall Series. Flying Scot, Front Runner, other one-design.

Sunday, September 15, 2019 9:00 AM

Sep 15-17 at the Chesapeake Bay Croquet Club, Hartfield. Starting time unknown: confirm with the club.

Thursday, September 19, 2019 9:00 AM

American Rules, Golf Croquet at Chesapeake Bay Croquet Club, Hartfield, Sept 19-22. Starting time unknown: confirm with the club.

Thursday, September 19, 2019 6:00 PM

Bring a chair or blanket, even a picnic, but no alcohol. Free. 6509 Main St, Gloucester. Till 7 pm. In case of rain, concert will move into the Colonial Courthouse.

Saturday, September 28, 2019 9:00 AM

A traditional farm-to-table and bay-to-table market. Local eggs, meat, produce and seafood. Monthly May-October at Kilmarnock Town Centre Park.

Saturday, September 28, 2019 9:00 AM

The 4th Saturday of each month, April-November, brings the Farmers' Market to Deltaville's Holly Point Nature Park. Market hours are 9 am to 1 pm with produce and crafts for sale. Breakfast and lunch served at Billz' Bistro.

Saturday, October 05, 2019 10:30 AM

The third race day of the four-day Laser Series for Laser and Laser Radial.

Saturday, October 12, 2019 8:00 AM

Saturday and Sunday. Once again, Alain Vincey will prepare the dinner.

Saturday, October 12, 2019 9:00 AM

Taber Park in Urbanna hosts a farmers' market with local produce, honey, jams, meats as well as plants and arts and crafts. Till 1 pm.

Saturday, October 12, 2019 4:00 PM

Taste wines and oysters while strolling Urbanna. Live music. $25 ticket includes souvenir glass, map of participants, a free oyster tasting. Start at the Town Green. 4 - 7 pm.

Monday, October 14, 2019 12:00 AM

National holiday.

Saturday, October 19, 2019 10:00 AM

Shrimp, crab, fried fish, burgers and barbecue along with artworks and crafts from dozens of exhibitors.

Saturday, October 26, 2019 9:00 AM

A traditional farm-to-table and bay-to-table market. Local eggs, meat, produce and seafood. Monthly May-October at Kilmarnock Town Centre Park.

Thursday, October 31, 2019 12:00 AM

Enjoy a safe and fun family evening at Holly Point, made good and spooky for the occasion.

Sunday, November 03, 2019 2:00 AM

Set your clocks back an hour.

Tuesday, November 05, 2019 12:00 AM

Be sure to vote!

Monday, November 11, 2019 12:00 AM

Observed on Nov 12 this year

Thursday, November 28, 2019 12:00 AM

National holiday.

Wednesday, December 25, 2019 12:00 AM

National and religious holiday.