Kilmarnock: 7th Street Band

Thursday, October 18, 2018 5:00 PM

Music on the Half Shell Stage brings the 7th St Band for beach music, Motown and rock and roll. Something Different Duo opens. 5 to 8:30 pm. No coolers. No dogs. Food vendors on site. Tickets online or $5 at the door.

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Lots to enjoy all through the year on Virginia's Middle Peninsula and the Northern Neck!

 

Holly Point Art & Seafood Festival

Saturday, October 20, 2018 10:00 AM

On the grounds of the Deltaville Maritime Museum at Holly Point. Ray Pittman and the Revival play 10:30 am - 2 pm in the Pavilion.

Celtic Strings Concert

Sunday, October 21, 2018 5:00 PM

A string quartet from the organization Strings and Things will perform Celtic music from the 1600s to 2000 at Urbanna Baptist Church. Follow the link to see the concert program.

Deltaville Farmers' Market

Friday, October 26, 2018 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.

Hallowe'en at Holly Point

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 6:00 PM

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

Urbanna Oyster Festival

Friday, November 02, 2018 10:00 AM

Virginia's Official Oyster Festival is a fun-filled weekend affair, with blocks of food booths, crafts, music, performers and more.

RAL: 1st Friday Art Reception

Friday, November 02, 2018 5:00 PM

Opening reception of the Photography Show, which hangs until Nov. 17. Public welcome. 5-7 pm at the Rappahannock Art League Gallery, Kilmarnock Main Street.

Dance Extravaganza

Saturday, November 03, 2018 7:00 PM

Broadway comes to Kilmarnock. Presented by the Kilmarnock Museum as its one fundraiser. $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Info: 436-9100

Elizabeth Varon speaks on Elizabeth Van Lew

Sunday, November 04, 2018 2:00 PM

Lecture, "Southern Lady, Yankee Spy: The True Story of Elizabeth Van Lew, A Union Agent in the Heart of the Confederacy" is part of the Foundation for Historic Christ Church 2018 Sunday Speaker Series, "Equaled by Few; Excelled by None: Virginia Women in History." $25 per lecture or $90 for the series at Historic Christ Church, Weems.

RAL: Jewelry Show Reception

Friday, November 09, 2018 5:00 PM

Jewelry Show is only on Nov 9 and 10. Public welcome. 5-7 pm at the Rappahannock Art League Gallery, Kilmarnock Main Street.

Veterans' Day

Sunday, November 11, 2018 12:00 AM

Observed on Nov 12 this year

Taste by the Bay: Wine, Food, Arts and Ale

Saturday, November 17, 2018 11:00 AM

Live music by Michael Burgess and James Justin & Co. Crafts vendors. 11 am - 5 pm at the Tides Inn, Irvington. $30 in advance, $35 on the day if not sold out. Includes a souvenir wine glass and small tastes; more gourmet treats available for purchase.

Washington Saxophone Quartet

Saturday, November 17, 2018 7:30 PM

Heard on NPR's 'All Things Considered,' the group brings its wide repertoire to Rappahannock Concerts, at Northumberland High School, Heathsville. $25, discount packages available. Info: 888 210-8006.

Mathews Open Studio Tours

Friday, November 23, 2018 10:00 AM

For the 17th year, artists around the county open their studios the weekend after Thanksgiving Day, for you to visit at your own pace. Friday & Saturday 10 am - 5 pm, Sunday noon to 5 pm. No fee. Get a brochure and map at Mathews Visitors Center near the courthouse.

Christmas in Urbanna

Friday, December 07, 2018 6:00 PM

Come witness the lighting of the trees on the Town Green at 6 pm. Carolers and a parade launch the holiday spirit.

Jackson Creek Christmas Cruise

Saturday, December 08, 2018 4:00 PM

Come to the DCA for a hayride to the creek cruise. Departures hourly 4:30 to 7:30. Cider and cookies at the DCA. $8 for adults, tickets required for all. Get them at Nauti Nell's, or through Heaven Scent when you book.

A Contemporary Christmas from Britten

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Second in the five-concert series 'Ware is the Music' at Ware Episcopal. $25 per concert or $100 for the series. More info: 693-3821. Note the linked video has no connection to performers who will be present, but is just a track of Britten (performed by The Sixteen).

RFA on Stage: Voice Play

Saturday, December 15, 2018 7:30 PM

Holiday show. VoicePlay recreates the orchestrated sound of an entire musical production with nothing but the human voice. Lancaster Middle School Auditorium, Kilmarnock. 7:30 - 9:30 pm. $39.

Christmas

Tuesday, December 25, 2018 12:00 AM

National and religious holiday.