12th Annual Smithfield Music’s Aiken & Friends Fest

A Don’t miss Smithfield Music’s 12th Annual Aiken & Friends Fest – Friday Night, September 29 and all day Saturday, September 30 at the Smithfield Little Theatre in downtown Smithfield! SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:      FRIDAY NIGHT, September 29 at 7:30 p.m. Songwriters in the Round Concert  Featuring Mike Aiken, Linda McRae and Ken Tizzard performing their original works and talking…

The Fair is…HERE!

The Isle of Wight County Fair opens this Thursday, September 14th at Heritage Park in Windsor, and runs through Sunday, September 17th. The Fair always offers outstanding musical entertainment and this year is no exception. Kicking off the music on the Duke Automotive Stage at 5:00 p.m on Friday is Branch and Dean, followed at…

Featured Artists at Smithfield Music’s 12th Annual Aiken & Friends Fest

Meet the artists who will be performing at the 12th Annual Aiken and Friends Fest coming up Friday and Saturday, September 29th and 30th at the Smithfield Little Theatre. FRIDAY NIGHT, September 29 at 7:30 p.m. Songwriters in the Round Concert  Featuring Mike Aiken, Linda McRae and Ken Tizzard performing their original works and talking…

Life in 17th Century Isle of Wight County

Living History Event this Saturday at Virginia’s Oldest Church – Historic St. Luke’s This Saturday, September 9 from 9:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Discover more about life in Isle of Wight County (Warrosquyoake Shire) and the goings-on at the “Old Brick Church” during the 17th century by coming out for this living history weekend at…

Finally! Smithfield has its own dedicated BBQ Restaurant.

Meet the Witten Family of QDaddy’s Pitmaster BBQ It’s about time the Ham Capital of the World and home to the world’s largest pork processor (Smithfield Foods) had a restaurant that pays homage to BBQ. Hamtown’s new QDaddy’s Pitmaster BBQ was over 35 years in the making, but well worth the wait! QDaddy Timeline: 1976:…

“Isle be Clean & Green” Litter Pickup Blitz

Join the team keeping Isle of Wight County Clean! The county is looking for volunteers (individuals, churches, schools, businesses, civic organizations, etc.) to participate in monthly cleanups of  back roads by picking up litter and debris. County staff will supply the gloves, litter grippers, bags, safety vests, signs and pickup the bags when done. Sign…