Aiken & Friends Music Fest – this weekend at the Smithfield Little Theatre

Smithfield Music presents Coastal Virginia’s Original Music Festival featuring national, regional & local Americana, Country & Roots artists & songwriters this Friday, Sept. 23 night and all day Saturday, Sept. 24 at the Smithfield Little Theatre. Destined to be a night to remember, join us FRIDAY NIGHT at 7:30 pm  a “Songwriters in the Round” Concert…

The Fair is Here!

Talent & More at the Isle of Wight County Fair The 2016 Isle of Wight County Fair will be held from September 15 through September 18 at the Joel C. Bradshaw Fairgrounds in Windsor. Military Appreciation Day is Sunday, September 18 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m when the price with Military ID is only $5.00…

This Weekend! Living History Event at St. Luke’s Church

“General From Whitemarsh: A Celebration of Joseph Bridger” This Saturday & Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., 14477 Benns Church Blvd., Smithfield Meet St. Luke’s most revered patron, Joseph Bridger, visit with period vendors, and hear about the “Written in Bone” Project from Dr. Doug Owsley, Head of Physical Anthropology for the Smithsonian Institute (the project…

Cruise on over to the Lions Classic Car Cruz-In

Held the first and third Friday of each month from April 1 to Oct 21, the Smithfield Lions Cruz-In’s motto is “If you’re proud to show it-we’re proud to have it!” The show is held from 6:00 until 9:00 p.m. in the rear parking lot of Sentara/St. Luke’s Urgent Care Facility at 20209 Sentara Way in…

Did you know that the World’s Oldest Ham resides in Smithfield, Virginia?

Meet Jennifer England, this famous ham’s caretaker August 2016 You can find this unusual artifact at the Isle of Wight County Museum, located at the corner of Main and Church Streets in downtown Smithfield. The museum is also home to the world’s oldest peanut, and it’s the responsibility of Jennifer England, director of the museum,…

Take the World’s Oldest Ham on Vacation with You!

During your summer travels, take Isle of Wight County Museum’s iconic image of P.D. Gwaltney, Jr. and his pet ham (the World’s Oldest Ham!) with you. Take a snap of a great vacation moment with the image and submit it to our Pan Ham Contest! All entrants will be entered into a random drawing for a prize. Post your…

Join Easton Corbin backstage at a VIP Reception!

Billboard’s Top New Country Artist in 2010, Easton Corbin was the only country male artist in 17 years to have TWO consecutive No. 1 singles: “A Little More Country Than That” & “Roll With It.”  Florida-born Easton “sounds authentic and confident surrounded by fiddles and acoustic guitar at a time when young country artists typically offset their country roots with flashy…

Smithfield Gourmet Bakery & Café

33 Years on Main Street in downtown Smithfield  July 2016 Meet Carolyn In 1983, Carolyn Burke was approached by Colonial Williamsburg about opening a bakery in Merchant’s Square. There was something about the space she was shown that just didn’t feel right to her. Fortunately for the town of Smithfield, a realtor took a chance…

Celebrate Independence with us!

Isle of Wight County will present two Firework Displays in Celebration of the Fourth of July. Sunday July 3, 2016 at Clontz Park in Smithfield (Fireworks can be viewed anywhere along the River, including the bridge at Smithfield Station and the Smithfield Little Theatre Parking lot.) Monday July 4, 2016 at Windsor High School American…

Isle Jam Photos & Easton Corbin

The weather was perfect for our very first Isle Jam Concert on June 25th! Smithfield’s own Celeste Kellogg got the evening started celebrating at her Hometown Release Party for her new CD “You & Me.” Adam Sanders followed with an intimate acoustic set – a real treat for all of Adam’s fans. And Scotty McCreery wowed us…

Join Scotty McCreery at a Pre-Show VIP Reception at Isle Jam

Just 13 tickets and 2 days left to purchase a Premium Ticket to see Scotty McCreery at our first Isle Jam Concert coming up next Saturday, June 25! All Premium Ticket holders to either of our Isle Jam concerts will be entered into a drawing to win backstage access for two to a pre-show VIP…

Celebrate Summer 2016 at Genuine Smithfield’s Olden Days Festival!

Enjoy an old-fashioned, family-friendly good time at Genuine Smithfield’s Olden Days Festival on Friday & Saturday, June 24th & 25th. Dance the night away on Friday night with two free concerts! Anthony Snape at 6 pm at the Bank of Southside VA (sponsored by Smithfield Music) and Ocean Breeze at the Smithfield Times Gazebo at…