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Lots to enjoy all through the year on Virginia's Middle Peninsula and the Northern Neck!


Mathews Open Studio Tours

Friday, November 23, 2018 10:00 AM

For the 17th year, artists around the county open their studios the weekend after Thanksgiving Day, for you to visit at your own pace. Friday & Saturday 10 am - 5 pm, Sunday noon to 5 pm. No fee. Get a brochure and map at Mathews Visitors Center near the courthouse.

Christmas in Urbanna

Friday, December 07, 2018 6:00 PM

Come witness the lighting of the trees on the Town Green at 6 pm. Carolers and a parade launch the holiday spirit.

A Contemporary Christmas from Britten

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Second in the five-concert series 'Ware is the Music' at Ware Episcopal. $25 per concert or $100 for the series. More info: 693-3821. Note the linked video has no connection to performers who will be present, but is just a track of Britten (performed by The Sixteen).

Jackson Creek Christmas Cruise

Friday, December 14, 2018 4:00 PM

Come to the DCA for a hayride to the creek cruise. Departures hourly 5 to 8 pm. Cider and cookies at the DCA. $10 for adults, tickets required for all. Get them at Nauti Nell's.

RFA on Stage: Voice Play

Saturday, December 15, 2018 7:30 PM

Holiday show. VoicePlay recreates the orchestrated sound of an entire musical production with nothing but the human voice. Lancaster Middle School Auditorium, Kilmarnock. 7:30 - 9:30 pm. $39.


Tuesday, December 25, 2018 12:00 AM

National and religious holiday.