Genuine Smithfield’s Olden Days Festival – June 29 & 30

Enjoy an old-fashioned, family-friendly good time at Smithfield’s Olden Days Festival on Friday & Saturday, June 29 & 30. Begun in the 1980’s, Olden Days has been one of the most popular community events to take place annually in Smithfield. Join us for old-fashioned fun for all ages in charming Downtown Historic Smithfield. Come for the…

Main is Open!

The construction is over and Downtown Smithfield’s Main Street is thriving. In fact, we can’t think of a time where there were more shops, restaurants and attractions downtown (33+) and beyond. Come see for yourself and support the hard-working small business owners and volunteers who own and operate Smithfield’s many treasures. While you’re here, take…

Kayaking and paddle boarding in Smithfield & Isle of Wight County.

Boasting not one – BUT TWO – roller-style launches, it’s easy to explore the rich rivers, creeks, marshes, and wetlands of beautiful Smithfield and Isle of Wight County. Nike Park now offers a kayak launch FREE to the public and open during the park’s regular hours (8 a.m. until dark). The launch places you in…

Smithfield & Isle of Wight Tourism celebrate National Tourism Month

Smithfield & Isle of Wight Tourism celebrated National Tourism Month on May 8th by recognizing those in the community who work in the hospitality industry and contribute so much to its economic vitality at a breakfast at the Smithfield Center. 25th Anniversary Celebration In celebration of the tourism industry’s 25 years, the original tourism board…

Crush Friday in Smithfield, Virginia!

TAKE A DAY OFF. Seriously. Start with a Friday. American workers left a total of 662 million vacation days on the table last year. Why do all these paid vacation days go unused? Americans have become “work Martyrs,” choosing to see vacation as a dirty word rather than a healthy (and well-earned) part of a…

Theater Tickets? Check out these Full Monty Specials!

In honor of Smithfield Little Theatre’s production of “The Full Monty,” enjoy these specials in downtown Smithfield. Didn’t get tickets? (They sell out fast!) You can ease your disappointment with these specials. • The Smithfield Station is offering their special “Full Monty Cocktail,” made of house vodka and bourbon, pink lemonade, and a splash of Sprite,…