Ham-O-Ween Weekend in Smithfield & Isle of Wight County

There’s so much to do this weekend in Smithfield & Isle of Wight as we lead up to our popular Safe Trick or Treating on Halloween night… From a car show along Main Street, our Farmers Market, and an event celebrating our local authors, to Smithfield Little Theatre’s latest show – even twilight cemetery tours…

A Celtic Heart

Meet Kristin Wilda, owner of Maggie Casey’s Celtic Treasure   For anyone who knows Kristin Wilda, it will come as no surprise that at the same time she was opening a brand-new shop on Main Street, she was also launching an innovative program for special needs adults in the community. They also wouldn’t be surprised…

Holiday Open House This Weekend – November 3-5

What better way is there to kick off your holiday season than to spend it in charming, festive Smithfield & Isle of Wight County THIS WEEKEND at our Holiday Open House? You’ll enjoy fabulous sales and specials among our merchants and a cheery welcome at our restaurants. Come for the day, or make a weekend…

Smithfield Farmers Market’s Holiday Treats

The colder weather may be here, but Smithfield Farmers Market is still going strong throughout these chilly months. Be sure to save the dates of these festive “can’t miss” events! All markets listed, except the Evening Market on December 8, will take place in the Bank of Southside Virginia parking lot, 115 Main Street in downtown…

Town & Country Day and WWI/WWII Commemoration – This Saturday!

Annual Town & Country Day and the Isle of Wight Museum’s WWI & WWII Commemoration Programs – THIS SATURDAY, October 14! Taking place the second Saturday in October of each year, Smithfield and Isle of Wight’s Annual Town and Country Day celebrates our historic port town and the county’s rich agricultural heritage with days of…

Ricky Goodwyn, Jr. in concert – this Sunday

  Sundays at Four and Christ Episcopal Church present Ricky Goodwyn, Jr. in concert, this Sunday, October 8 at 4:00 p.m. at Christ Church (111 S. Church Street in downtown Smithfield). Ricky is an 18-year-old recent graduate of the Governor’s School for the Arts and Windsor High School. Ricky was accepted, with full scholarships, to James…

WORLD WAR I AND WORLD WAR II: Conversations and Commemoration

NEXT Saturday, October 14, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Presented by the Isle of Wight County Museum The Virginia World War I and World War II Commemoration Commission was created by the Virginia General Assembly to plan, develop and carry out programs and activities to commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War I and the 75th anniversary of…

Christmas in Smithfield tickets – on sale now!

Christmas in Smithfield is offering plenty of festive holiday events planned around the Antiques Show & Sale. Although we won’t be offering them this year, House Tours will return in 2018! Seating is very limited for the floral workshops and Colonial Tea, so don’t wait – stop by the Visitor Center today to reserve your spot!…