Festival Queen contestants & Community Service
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.
Mathews Market Days presents art awards
Wading through grounds made soggy by Thursday’s rains, art judge Durant Ball deliberated at length on Friday morning before selecting winners of the Mathews Art Group’s participation in the 34th Annual Market Days.
Ring Andersen headed to France
“Ring Andersen” (above) departed Deltaville on Saturday, September 5, in beautiful weather bound for Bermuda on the first leg of her trip to LaRochelle, France. Her next stop is the Azores.
Sibleys to be captains of Urbanna Oyster Festival
Each year the Urbanna Oyster Festival Foundation honors certain individuals who have contributed to the local seafood industry—an industry that has played a vital role in the economic life of Middlesex County for centuries.