Settle Down for a Long Winter’s Nap…

After all the excitement of our Christmas in Smithfield events, you’ll be ready to don your kerchief and cap. Why not make reservations now with one of Smithfield’s cozy, comfortable lodgings? You’ll be footsteps away from a warm bed. Whether a historic B&B, a waterfront resort or new Hampton Inn, there are plenty of choices for…

Soup’s On & more!

Come on out and support your community and enjoy some delicious homemade soup and desserts too!  Souper Saturday has been an important fundraising event for the Isle of Wight Christian Outreach Program for the past 25 years. All monies raised (100%) will be used to pay for heating costs for those in need during the winter…

Engraved on our Hearts

Meet Lee Moretz, owner of First Colony Engraving, Smithfield Four hundred years ago, when the area that would later become Isle of Wight County was first settled, and prior to the invention of the printing press or photographic process, the art of engraving was an essential skill. Today that ancient tradition continues at First Colony…

Christmas in Smithfield 2016 tickets go on sale Saturday!

      In some ways it seems as if time has stood still in Smithfield, Virginia. Known as the Ham Capital of the World and nestled along the Pagan River, Smithfield is just a half hour’s drive from both Norfolk and the Virginia Peninsula. The Town’s remarkable National Historic District and the adjacent Windsor Castle Park…