Upcoming 06-15-23

2nd Sole

Music on the Half Shell will present 2nd Sole Thursday, June 15, at Town Centre Park, 150 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Gates will open at 6 p.m. The show will begin at 7 p.m. Admission is by season subscription, or $10.

Purchase tickets at https://kilmarnockva.ticketleap.com or the gate. 

Musical comedy

The Lancaster Players will present “The Great American Trailer Park Musical” at The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. Performances are 8 p.m. on June 15-17; and 3 p.m. on June 18.

Tickets are $25 and may be purchased at lancasterplayers.org, or 435-3776. The theater will open an hour before show times with complimentary snack plates and a cash bar.

At Water’s Edge

At Water’s Edge will give a free jazz concert from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 17, at the Heathsville Farmers Market, Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville.

The market, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., is sponsored by the Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern Foundation. Food will be available for purchase at the market, both in the Tavern Café and at the Tavern’s outside food concession stand. 

Juneteenth Fair

The third annual Juneteenth Fair will be held from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, June 17, at Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern (RHHT), 73 Monument Place, Heathsville. The event is sponsored by Interracial Conversations NNK, MACORP, INC., Northumberland County NAACP and RHHT. 

There will be food and craft vendors, music and children’s activities and displays by community groups, historical groups and service organizations.

Hobo Mariners

The Reedville Fishermen’s Museum, 504 Main Street, Reedville, will host a Concert by the Creek from 6-9 p.m. Saturday, June 17, featuring The Hobo Mariners. Tickets are $15 and will be sold at the door. 

Food and beverages will be available for purchase. No outside coolers will be permitted. To serve as a sponsor or volunteer, contact office@rfmuseum.org.


The monthly chicken dinner at American Legion Post 117 in Reedville has been cancelled for July. The next dinner will be August 7.


The Northern Neck Orchestra’s Chamberfest will present “Music from France, Denmark and Sweden” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 22, at The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone; and “Music for Flute, Piano and Strings” at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 25, at Good Luck Cellars, 1025 Goodluck Road, Kilmarnock.

Tickets for each concert are $30 and may be purchased at the door or www.northernneckorchestra.org. 

Seafood dinners

The Northumberland County Community Center Organization, 679 Browns Store Road, Heathsville, will hold a crab cake and fish dinner from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 23. To order, call James Long, 724-3240 or Irvin Nickens, 480-0369. For delivery, call Long.

The menu will include crab cake and fish combo dinner, $18; crab cake dinner, $16; fish dinner, $14; crab cake sandwich, $10; fish sandwich, $8. Dinners include cole slaw, fries, drink and dessert. 

Parade entries

The Town of Irvington seeks participants for its Hometown Parade at 11 a.m. July 3 along King Carter Drive, Irvington. Register by June 30 at visitirvingtonva.com/4thjuly. 

Owners of antique, classic and collector cars are invited to join a post-parade car show from noon-2 p.m. on the Irvington Commons.