Urbanna Oyster Festival countdown begins
The 52nd annual Urbanna Oyster Festival is set for Friday and Saturday, November 6-7, and once again good times and a variety of delicious food and lively music are planned for the tens of thousands of expected festival-goers.
‘Halloween in the Park’ is Saturday at Holly Point
Holly Point Nature Park in Deltaville is on the countdown for its Halloween in the Park on Saturday, October 31, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend Halloween trick-or-treat at this free event for the children and parents.
‘Ocean in Motion’ coming to Urbanna waterfront
Surf’s up in Urbanna! The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center has packed up the ocean, taken it on the road, and is bringing it to the Urbanna Oyster Festival on November 5-7. The adventure begins with the touch tanks.
Crowning of Oyster Festival Queen will be Nov. 6
The selection of the Urbanna Oyster Festival Queen is a long-standing tradition that dates back to 1960, the year before Urbanna Days became the Urbanna Oyster Festival. The first queen was crowned on a flatbed trailer on the day of the festival.