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 months through the Isle of Wight Social Services Department’s Fuel Assistance Program.

Come by Trinity United Methodist Church (201 Cedar Street in downtown Smithfield) from 11 a.m. until 3 pm. for soups, ham biscuits, hot dogs, desserts and more. Drive-thru take-out service is also available. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under. For information call 757-810-4165

Here’s a quick list of other events happening this fine fall weekend in Genuine Smithfield…

The Arts Center @ 319 presents the Isle of Wight Arts League’s Awesome Autumn Art
Through October 28th at 319 Main Street, downtown Smithfield.

Historic St. Luke’s presents a Twilight Tour on Friday from 6:30 – 8 p.m. (14477 Benn’s Church Blvd., Smithfield). For further information call 757.357.3367.

Smithfield Farmers Market continues through October 29. 9 a.m. until noon in the Bank of Southside Virginia parking lot on Main Street in downtown Smithfield.

American Legion Post #49 will hold a BBQ Dinner on Saturday from 20 – 7 p.m. (818 S. Church Street)

Enjoy a guided walking tour of the Isle of Wight Courthouse Complex on Saturday morning at 10 a.m. (17146 Monument Circle, Isle of Wight County). The tour begins and ends at Boykin’s Tavern. For further information call 757.357.0115.

Take a guided walking tour of Nike Park – one of the Cold War’s few surviving Army Air-Defense Posts – on Saturday at 2 p.m. (13036 Nike Park Road in Carrollton). For further information call 757.357.0115

Sundays at Four presents a Recital for Voice & Piano featuring Adam Richardson and Alison Chapman on Sunday at 4 p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church (111 S. Church Street in downtown Smithfield). For further information or to purchase tickets call 757.375-9140, or go to:

“Run 4 Home” Benefit 5K & Kid’s Fun Run will be held on Sunday at Founder’s Pointe Trail in Carrollton. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. For further information go to the Event Facebook page: Run/walk 4 Home 5K benefits Roc Solid Foundation.

There’s no excuse to stay home this weekend. Join us for these wonderful events!