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    Feb 20, 2017

    CB Virginia Bed and Breakfasts - Welcome Dennison Street Inn

    Enjoy a Virginia Bed and Breakfast in the Town of Colonial Beach for relaxing and rejuvenating.

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    Feb 19, 2017

    Hotels Colonial Beach - Riverview Inn Reopening May 2017

    While there are no giant hotels Colonial Beach offers motels, cottages B&B's and other vacation rentals

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    Feb 06, 2017

    Valentines Day

    Celebrate a romantic Valentines Day weekend in Colonial Beach! Fine dining, ArtWalk and more!

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    Feb 01, 2017

    Cameron Hills Golf | CLOSED

    The Cameron Hills Golf Course is the closest one to the Colonial Beach area. Visit this gorgeous property for a fun day out on the links!

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    Jan 31, 2017

    Drifters - Colonial Beach Basketball Team Earn '09 State Title

    The Drifters Colonial Beach basketball team made the most of a Friday the 13th and won the State Championship game!

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    Jan 31, 2017

    Municipal Pier Docking

    Just curious as to the draft coming into the Municipal Pier, I know they have the lowered section of the dock for boats but was unsure of the depth around

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    Jan 27, 2017

    Free Classifieds

    Free Classifieds, Items for Sale in the Colonial Beach area. List your item today!

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    Jan 26, 2017

    President James Monroe Birthplace - House Replica to be Built!

    The President James Monroe Birthplace site will soon have more features!

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    Jan 24, 2017

    Colonial Beach VA Jobs and Job Search Engine

    Colonial Beach VA jobs and job search engine, as well as area employment information. This is a great place to work, live and play!

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    Jan 20, 2017

    Down On The Farm

    The Down on the Farm tour takes place in the Northern Neck and in 2012 featured four Colonial Beach sites!

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    Jan 18, 2017

    Wilkersons Seafood Restaurant - Opening Saturday!

    Try Wilkersons Seafood Restaurant! Waterfront dining in Colonial Beach.

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    Jan 16, 2017

    James Adams Floating Theatre

    Plans are underway to build a replica of the James Adams Floating Theatre, a watercraft that made stops in Colonial Beach, and inspired the

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    Jan 11, 2017

    Ingleside Vineyards - Souper Sundays

    One of the oldest and largest, Ingleside Vineyards, winners of the Visitors Choice award for favorite winery in the Chesapeake Bay Region is a must-see on your trip to the Colonial Beach area.

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    Jan 11, 2017

    Motorcycle Gifts and Apparel | The Broken Chain

    A variety of motorcycle gifts and apparel can be found at this cool shop!

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    Jan 11, 2017

    Populuxe

    The fabulous Populuxe shop just down the street from the SeaSide Thai-French restaurant in Colonial Beach.

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    Jan 11, 2017

    Chocolate and Wine Pairing Event

    Just in time for Valentine's Day! A lovely wine and chocolate pairing event will be taking place at the Community Center on February 11th from 7 - 9pm.


    Do you love chocolate? Do you love wine? Separately, they are great, but together, they are sublime and indulgent. (And, keep it under your hat, but many combinations are even healthy for you.) Come celebrate these incredible gifts of nature at a new event sponsored by the Colonial Beach Foundation (not unintentionally timed just before Valentine's Day). Learn the complexities of pairing wine and chocolate. Each has its own subtleties and flavor notes that need to be considered to maximize the flavor in a pairing. The event will be hosted by Eric Nelson--known now as a local artist and realtor with Coldwell Banker Elite, but in his most recent past life chapter, he was the owner and chocolatier at Artfully Chocolate--a small chain of businesses that were located in Alexandria and D.C. He hosted these chocolate/wine pairing events twice monthly for years, so he has extensive knowledge about fine chocolate and fine wine and what to look for in pairing the two. At this event, he will share his enthusiasm and knowledge with you and give you tips so that you can host chocolate/wine pairings at home to impress your family and friends.

    Jan 10, 2017

    Nancys Ice Cream

    Stop by Nancys Ice Cream Shoppe for a wonderful, cool treat!

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    Jan 10, 2017

    Rock Springs Archery

    Target practice and more at Rock Springs Archery. No bow? No problem!

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    Jan 09, 2017

    Monroe Bay Inn Bed and Breakfast

    The Monroe Bay Inn is one of many wonderful Bed and Breakfast Inns in the beautiful riverside resort town of Colonial Beach.

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    Jan 07, 2017

    High Tides | R.I.P Vickie

    High Tides Steak and Seafood restaurant and their adjoining "Black Pearl" tiki bar makes for a fun time!

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    Jan 05, 2017

    It is Better at the Beach

    Even when it is cold out, the beach is the place to be! Warm-hearted folks, beautiful sunrises and sunsets, great cuisine and more. Get away from all the hustle and bustle of the major metropolitan areas and spend some time at the beach.

    Jan 02, 2017

    Colonial Beach Off Season Activities and Events

    Colonial Beach off season activities abound. Don't let me hear you say "there's nothing to do"

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    Dec 24, 2016

    Hunan Diner All You Can Eat Holiday Buffet

    Enjoy a meal at the Hunan Diner right on the main corner in Colonal Beach!

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    Dec 23, 2016

    Churches Colonial Beach Holiday Services

    Churches.Colonial Beach area has many, of all denominations. Here's a complete directory..

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    Dec 19, 2016

    Future Colonial Beach Attractions?

    With as many great Colonial Beach attractions that exist right now, there's always room for expansion and improvement. Here's a page to read and discuss ideas for more great stuff for the town.

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    Dec 18, 2016

    Mobile Tax Bookkeeping Printing

    Call on Mobile Tax Bookkeeping Printing for all your accounting, tax preparation and printing needs.

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    Dec 16, 2016

    Tides Inn Market - Customer Appreciation Party Dec. 17th 6-8pm

    The Tides Inn Market is a fabulous little shop offering gourmet fare and specialty items. Cooking classes and catering, too!

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    Dec 13, 2016

    Bathhouse on Colonial Beach's Boardwalk

    We've got a brand new Bathhouse for your convenience.

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    Dec 01, 2016

    Lost Cat - Lily

    While we were on vacation, our cat, Lily, ran away from home on November 25, 2016 near Azalea Road and Wakefield Street in Riverside Meadows. She is an

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    Nov 30, 2016

    Robin Grove Park

    Robin Grove Park has a beautiful view of Monroe Bay in Colonial Beach.

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