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.
Maritime Museum meeting & oyster roast Saturday
The Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park’s Annual Members Meeting will be this Saturday, September 12, from 4 to 5 p.m. The meeting will be followed by an oyster roast for members and their guests from 5 to 9 p.m.
Museum exhibit opens Sept. 20
On Sunday, September 20, at 2 p.m., the Middlesex County Museum and Historical Society will open to the public its new exhibit, “The History of Public Education in Middlesex County.”
Farmers’ market to feature variety of vendors
The Urbanna Farmers' Market will be held on Saturday, September 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in "downtown" Urbanna. "Visitors can come by land or sea," said an Urbanna Business Association spokesperson.