Buyboats coming to Urbanna
The annual Chesapeake Bay Buyboat Homecoming will continue in Urbanna on Friday, August 12, and Saturday, August 13. The fleet will arrive in Urbanna on Thursday, August 11, at the Urbanna Town Marina. The buyboats will be open to the public on Friday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Hearing on proposed Athletic Complex is Tuesday
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, August 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the Historic Courthouse in Saluda to discuss the proposed Syd Thrift Athletic Complex at Middlesex High School. The total cost of the project is estimated at $3.5 million.
40+ vendors expected at Urbanna Farmers’ Market
The Urbanna Farmers’ Market will be held this Saturday, August 13, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Taber Park in Urbanna. Over 40 vendors will offer a variety of goods including fresh produce, plants, gourmet foods, arts and crafts, homemade clothing and more. Admission is free.
Buyboat fleet coming to Middlesex
The annual Chesapeake Bay Buyboat Homecoming will take place in both Deltaville and Urbanna this year. The buyboat fleet will be at Chesapeake Marine Railway on Fishing Bay in Deltaville on Tuesday, August 9, and on Wednesday, August 10, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The boats will be open for public tours.
Crab Feast is Saturday at Deltaville Firehouse
A Crab Feast will be held at the Deltaville Firehouse on Saturday, August 6. Featured will be all-you-can-eat steamed crabs, hamburgers, hot dogs and corn-on-the-cob from 5-8 p.m. Music by “Flashback” from 8 p.m.-midnight.