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Items of interest, upcoming events or opportunities for citizen input.
SOUTHAMPTON COUNTY/ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY
Bridge Rehabilitation Rt. 620 - New Completion Date: Mid-March
Motorists should expect an extended closure on Route 620 (Broadwater Road) between Tucker Swamp Road (Route 635) and Beale Place Drive (Route 646) while the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) rehabilitates the bridge.
Travelers may detour around the project by taking Broadwater Road to Route 460 on the Ivor side or Beale Place Drive to Fire Tower Road (Route 644)/Yellow Hammer Road (Route 645) on the Isle of Wight County side
Ribbon Cutting Segment 1 of the Park-to-Park Multi-Use Path
Isle of Wight County is celebrating the opening of Segment 1 of the Park-to-Park Trail on Battery Park Road. Thanks to Leah Dempsey, who delivered opening remarks, Supervisor William M. McCarty, who spoke on behalf of the IOW Board of Supervisors, Tommy Catlett, with VDOT and emcee Don Robertson, Assistant County Administrator. Special thanks to Smithfield Christian Church who hosted the ceremony and reception and to Wharf Hill Brewery for the refreshments. Segment 1 is now OFFICIALLY OPEN! Get on your bikes, put on your walking shoes and hit the trail!
Photo Credit: Cristin Emrick
Sign Ups Open NOW!
Challenger International Soccer Camps!
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Join us for our Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Nike Park hosted by Isle of Wight County Parks & Recreation and The Luter Family YMCA!
Special All-Inclusive Age Hunt for all ages
will begin promptly at 10:00 am.
All age group hunts will begin promptly at 10:30 am.
For more information, please contact Parks & Rec at 357-2291
The 2nd Annual Genuine St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Historic downtown Smithfield will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.
With 30+ entries including Pipes & Drums, antique cars, creative floats, and more, the parade is sure to be great family-fun!
Want to participate in the parade? Hurry and get signed up! For further information call 757.365.1644.
2019 St. Patrick's Day Parade Application
Enjoy a taste of “Life on the Farm!” Visit one of these locally owned farms that give the County its rich rural flavor. Take a tour, buy some locally grown fresh produce and learn more about where your food comes from! Get lost in a pumpkin maze, bump along on a hay ride, touch the soft wool of an alpaca, or simply enjoy the natural beauty of the rural setting. These farms of Isle of Wight County welcome visitors and shoppers alike.
(Call ahead before you make plans to visit though as their hours vary seasonally.)
Click here to check out info on Tourism's website
Click here to download a printable brochure.