How to Get Cracking at the Irvington Crab Festival

People eating under the tent at the Irvington Crab Festival

When the calendar flips to August each year, it’s time to crack open some delicious seafood! The 2019 Irvington Crab Festival takes place on Saturday, August 10th, and it’s going to bring hundreds of foodies together at the Irvington Commons. It’s just a short walk away from the Hope and Glory Inn! Find out everything […]

Discover One of the Best Northern Neck Strawberry Festivals

Someone holding a bunch of strawberries at the Northern Neck Strawberry Festival

Are you looking for fun things to do this Memorial Day Weekend? You can’t go wrong by attending the St. Stephen’s Strawberry Festival on the Northern Neck! This popular tradition brings joy to the community each year with freshly picked strawberries, decadent shortcakes, live music, and more just minutes away from the Hope and Glory […]

Everything You Need to Know About the Deltaville Seafood Festival

Someone holding a plate of oysters at the Deltaville Seafood Festival

“How can they pack so much fun into two days?” You might ask yourself that very question after attending the 2020 Deltaville Seafood Festival from May 8 to 9. That’s right — the annual celebration is coming back once again to bring you freshly caught seafood, great music, local crafts, and more! Will you be […]

13 of the Best Northern Neck Events

People gathered for a summertime event in the Northern Neck

The Northern Neck of Virginia is known for its relaxing atmosphere, but we certainly know how to celebrate! No matter when you visit our beautiful peninsula, there’s a good chance you can catch some excitement at one these incredible Northern Neck events. We have some of the best wines and seafood the Chesapeake Bay area […]

What You Need to Know About the Kilmarnock Lighted Christmas Parade

Decorated tree at the Kilmarnock Lighted Christmas Parade

Kick off the holiday season at the Kilmarnock Lighted Christmas Parade! Every year, this small town in the Northern Neck becomes a hub for creative floats, live music, and plenty of holiday cheer. Make sure you don’t miss out on the excitement! Fill up on Holiday Cheer at the Kilmarnock Lighted Christmas Parade! When Is […]

10 of the Best Oyster Festivals in Virginia’s Oyster Country

Pile of oysters at an oyster festival in Virginia

If you’re a fan of seafood, consider this your formal invitation to visit the Chesapeake Bay. You’ll fit right in with the locals and visitors looking to enjoy the best oyster festivals in Virginia’s Oyster Country! We believe oysters this delicious are worth celebrating, and once you try them here, you’re sure to agree with […]

Why You Need to Attend the Bay Seafood Festival This Year

Fresh oysters at the Bay Seafood Festival

Any opportunity to indulge in the delicious seafood of the Chesapeake Bay is an opportunity worth taking. This year’s highly anticipated Bay Seafood Festival is the place to be for anyone who enjoys excellent food, live music, and supporting a good cause. Make sure you don’t miss out on all of the excitement this October! […]