Two great weekends coming up in Smithfield & Isle of Wight County! 

The Isle of Wight County Fair takes place this Thursday through Sunday…don’t miss the fun!
And NEXT WEEKEND, Sept. 25 & 26, Smithfield hosts Aiken & Friends Fest“A Celebration of Songwriters.” 
The “Songwriters in the Round” Concert is the kickoff event on Friday night at the Smithfield Little Theatre and features Austin Cunningham, Bonnie Bishop and Mike Aiken presenting original songs and background stories.
The Fest continues on Saturday with FREE CONCERTS on three stages in downtown Smithfield featuring: Mike Aiken, Austin Cunningham, Bonnie Bishop, Tim “Mason” Brown, Beaucoup Blue, Jacob Vanko, Susan Greenbaum, David Glaser, Gratiot Lake Road, Paul Norfleet, Ryan Scarberry, and songwriters contest winners, Jack B. Green, and Woodson Kelley.

The Fest concludes with a 10th anniversary tailgate party at the parking lot of the Smithfield Little Theatre at 5 pm and a closing concert at the theatre featuring “Mike Aiken’s Tall Takes & Troubadours Show” with special guest Ryan Scarberry.
Ticket and festival info at www.aikenandfriendsfest.com.