Crowning of Oyster Festival Queen set for Nov. 5
The Queen competition starts early in the summer and extends until the crowning takes place on Friday of the Oyster Festival. The crowning of the Queen at the upcoming 53rd Urbanna Oyster Festival will take place on Friday, November 5, at 4 p.m. at Taber Park on Rappahannock Avenue.
Middlesex Museum living history event is Sunday
The Middlesex County Museum and Historical Society reminds the public to join area living history players this Sunday, October 24, as it brings to life a county historical event from 1771 performed in dramatic style.
Deltaville Farmers’ Market is Saturday
Featured this month at the market is new vendor Copper Creations, a longtime and popular Virginia festival vendor from Melfa. Copper Creations handcrafts copper sculptures of all sizes from small accent pieces to larger eye-catching sculptures.
Boy Scout troops participate in survival event
Boy Scouts from Troops 341 (Saluda) and 304 (Tappahannock) recently participated in a weekend event to test survival skills. Four patrols competed for time and points awards. The Scouts used compasses to orient to stations where their skills were tested.