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Richmond County Fair
Want all the fun of a state fair closer to home? The Richmond County Fair, celebrating its 24th year, brings all the sights, sounds and thrills to the Northern Neck every August. The fair has it all — rides and games and all that carnival fare including funnel cakes, candied apples, Italian sausages and cotton candy.
07.26.2012A Scoop of Happiness
Nothing goes better with summertime than ice cream. And if you’re looking for some homemade ice cream at the Rivah, you’re in luck. At least four ice cream makers practice their art—offering some unusual flavors—and made fresh with quality ingredients.
06.28.2012Labyrinths: Journey for the Soul
Labyrinths can be traced to the earliest antiquity—painted on ancient pottery, in woven products, or carved into wood. In the Middle Ages, they became a central feature in many European Roman Catholic churches with many still existing today. The most famous of the remaining labyrinths is at Chartres Cathedral near Paris, France, built around 1200.
06.28.2012Gloucester County Renaissance Fair
The Renaissance sparked the rise of educational and social reforms that ultimately resulted in a better quality of life for mankind. On Saturday and Sunday, July 21-22, the Gloucester County Renaissance Fair will be held on the grounds of historic courthouse circle at Gloucester Court House.