Valentine Sip & Shop – This Friday Night in Downtown Smithfield

For Wine & Chocolate Lovers This Friday, Feb. 8 from 5-7 p.m. Visit our downtown merchants this Friday evening to satisfy your wine and chocolate cravings while browsing for those just-right Valentine’s Day gifts! Our merchants are sponsoring complimentary tastings and sales of wine by the glass or bottle from SummerWind Vineyard and Hampton Roads Winery. The wines will be featured…

Shop Smithfield Feb. 2nd for our Groundhog Day Valentine Special

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. For the love of Punxsutawney Phil, don’t give your sweetheart the same old grocery store flowers and chocolates like you did last year…and the year before…and the year before… Try something different this year! Shop in downtown Smithfield on Groundhog Day, Saturday, February 2. With over 25 independently-owned…

Pig out during Smithfield’s Restaurant Week – and feel good about it!

6th Annual Restaurant Week in Smithfield & Isle of Wight County Friday, February 1 through Saturday, February 9 $10 or $15 Lunches – $20 or $30 Dinners Price includes appetizer, entrée & dessert (beverage, taxes & tip not included). Visit your favorite restaurants – or try a new one – to take advantage of special Restaurant…

Eye-Spy Scavenger Hunt through downtown Smithfield

Looking for a fun family activity? How about a FREE online scavenger hunt through downtown Smithfield? Our Eye Spy Scavenger Hunt takes you to 9-12 different stops in downtown Smithfield where you use your smartphone to answer a question, then proceed to the next stop. The hunt tells the story of our town’s history and…

THIS SATURDAY – Last Farmers Market of the Season!

Our Christmas Craft and Food Market was postponed due to the weather from last Saturday to THIS SATURDAY, DECEMBER 22, 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Bank of Southside Virginia’s parking lot, 115 Main Street in downtown Smithfield. Find Christmas treats, great food, and unique gift items, while shopping among friendly vendors who handcraft…

Why fight the crowds? Shop downtown Smithfield!

Why not skip the hustle and bustle of malls and plan some quality time with your family and friends instead? Smithfield’s historic downtown features over 30 independently-owned specialty shops, art galleries, terrific restaurants and historic attractions – all within easy walking distance – and all offering lots of free parking. Your holiday shopping doesn’t have to…

Engaged over the Holidays?

According to our friends at Facebook, Christmas Eve is the most popular day to get engaged, followed by Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. If a wedding is now in your future, consider the Encore Wedding Capital of Virginia – Smithfield & Isle of Wight County. What’s an Encore Wedding? It’s a second+ wedding – a…

2018 Downtown Smithfield’s Christmas Parade

Join us this Saturday, December 8 at 10:30 a.m. for Genuine Smithfield’s Annual Christmas Parade – an old-fashioned “can’t miss” community event. This year’s theme is “It’s a Wonderful Life,” and our Grand Marshall is writer, Emmy-award winning Director and Smithfield Native, Jeffrey Blount. For further information call 757.357.5182. Enjoy vintage footage of the 2010…

One Weekend – Two Great Holiday Events!

Friday Night: “Light Up Main” Saturday & Sunday: Christmas in Smithfield Holiday Homes Tour and Antiques Show & Sale Christmas Tree Lighting and “Light Up Main” Event Friday Night, November 30 beginning at 5:30 p.m. This family-friendly holiday evening begins with the Woman’s Club of Smithfield‘s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Smithfield Times Gazebo….

A Magical Night in Downtown Smithfield

Christmas Tree Lighting and “Light Up Main” Event Friday Night, November 30 beginning at 5:30 p.m. This family-friendly holiday evening begins with the Woman’s Club of Smithfield’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Smithfield Times Gazebo. Enjoy concerts by local children’s choruses, the Soteria Christian Center Singers, and a visit from a “real” Christmas Elf.  Cookies and…

Smithfield’s popular Holiday Evening Market: This Saturday, Nov. 17

NEW DATE & TIME! Saturday, November 17, 4 – 8 p.m. 100-300 Blocks of Main Street in downtown Smithfield Join us for our magical Holiday Evening Market. An old-fashioned street market offering unique, handcrafted gifts, food, live music, Christmas lights, and mulled wine too! FREE ADMISSION & PARKING Performances by local musicians and dance troupes…

Christmas in Smithfield Holiday Homes Tours & Antiques Show

Experience the charm & warmth of the Season you thought had vanished long ago. Saturday & Sunday, December 1 & 2, 2018 TICKETS NOW ON SALE – Limited number of tickets sold. Click here to purchase. Proceeds from Christmas in Smithfield go to the 1750 Isle of Wight Courthouse, a program of Historic Smithfield, Inc….