Many of these slide shows include audio.
Opti Nationals Descend on Deltaville
Opti Nationals is a major event, where over 300 young sailors compete for national honors, said co-chair of the event Noel Clinard of Fishing Bay Yacht Club. The Optis are 8-foot long dinghy sailboats piloted by youngsters. Races were held near the mouth of the Piankatank River in the Chesapeake Bay. This entry includes video interviews by Chris Love at Sailgroove.com!
posted 07.24.2010Above the Leukemia Cup Regatta
The 12th annual Southern Chesapeake Leukemia Cup Regatta held in Deltaville over the weekend of July 9-11 was a big success with 79 registered yachts and enthusiastic crowds at the auction and gala, which helped to raise over an estimated $130,000 in cash and in-kind donations to support patients with blood cancers. The aerial photos in this slide show are courtesy of Cloud 9 Photography (Deagle-Kucera).
posted 07.15.2010July 4th Fireworks Over Middlesex
Fireworks light up the sky over Middlesex County on July 3rd and 4th. Photographers Stephen Blue and Mike Kucera capture the beauty from different perspectives using varying shutter speeds and composition. The locations include Deltaville Ballpark and Rosegill Plantation as seen from across Urbanna Creek.
posted 07.10.2010July 4th Urbanna Boat Parade
Ten boats participated in the July 4th Urbanna Boat Parade this year, each of them adorning various symbols of patriotism. Flags, bald eagles, balloons and banners decorated the vessels. Smiling passengers waved to onlookers as they passed by the judges stand at Urbanna Town Marina. Awards were given for Most Patriotic, Most Creative and Most Outrageous.
posted 07.09.201023rd annual Deltaville Heritage Day
The 23rd annual Deltaville Heritage Day celebration on Saturday, July 3 brought scores of people young and old to the lower end of Middlesex County to observe the anniversary of our nation's independence. Art, craft and food vendors lined the street, and folks enjoyed an array of activities including a pet parade, a children's parade, and the signature Heritage Day parade.