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    Jan 30, 2023

    5th Annual Osprey Festival - Coming April 15. 2023

    Osprey Fest arrow sign

    Colonial Beach's Annual Osprey Festival

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    Dec 31, 2022

    Coming Spring 2023!

    Stay tuned for details on Circa 1892 Wine and Cheese venue slated to open in Colonial Beach this coming Spring!1892 is the year Colonial Beach incorporated, in case you're wondering.

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    Dec 07, 2022

    2nd Friday Art Walk - Coming Dec. 9, 2022

    ArtWalk map 2013

    Take an art walk in Colonial Beach and explore our wonderful local merchants and the incredible works of area artists!

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    Dec 03, 2022

    Lighted Jeep Parade Dec. 3, 2022

    Lighted Jeep Parade Santa

    The Lighted Jeep Parade and toy drive is an annual tradition.

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    Dec 02, 2022

    Winter Festival and Santa's Wonderland - Rescheduled to Dec. 4

    Winter Fest whooville

    Winter Festival kicks off the Holiday season in Colonial Beach with the Parade, Santa's Wonderland, Lighted Boat Parade and more!

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    Nov 26, 2022

    Colonial Mini Golf

    Mini Golf Sign at Washington Ave. Park

    Play putt-putt golf on Washington Avenue - Mini Golf is here!

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    Nov 26, 2022

    Wilkersons Seafood Restaurant - Seasonal Closing

    2022 Wilkerson's Thanksgiving Menu

    Try Wilkersons Seafood Restaurant! Waterfront dining in Colonial Beach.

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    Nov 25, 2022

    Colonial Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad - Bldg. Fundraiser Dec. 18

    The Colonial Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad has been in operation for over 60 years, proudly serving and saving lives.

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    Nov 21, 2022

    Lighted Boat Parade - Coming November 26th!

    2019 lighted boat parade flyer

    The Lighted Boat Parade is an annual event by the Colonial Yacht Club since 1999, and it's a spectacular display!

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    Nov 18, 2022

    Colonial Beach, Virginia Visitor Information

    Beachfront taken from Riverboat deck

    Here's some visitor information for local services and amenities in case you need them during your stay in Colonial Beach.

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    Nov 18, 2022

    Colonial Beach Businesses

    Visit this listing of Colonial Beach businesses. Just about whatever you're looking for, you can find it at the beach!

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    Nov 17, 2022

    Massage and BodyWorks on The Water

    Come relax at Massage and BodyWorks On The Water, on Colonial Ave.

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    Nov 13, 2022

    Colonial Beach Bands and Musicians

    Colonial Beach bands and area musicians are making it happen! Read about it here.

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    Nov 13, 2022

    Restaurants - Orchid Thai coming soon!

    Thai Food Dish

    Nearly 30 Restaurants in Colonial Beach offer a wide variety of food and drink.

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    Nov 09, 2022

    5K Run Walk - Gobble Wobble Nov. 19, 2022

    2022 Gobble Wobble Flyer

    5K Run Walk events in Colonial Beach! Check here for the details

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    Nov 06, 2022

    Thanksgiving Dinner Options in Colonial Beach

    High Tides Thanksgiving Sign

    Here's where you can eat Thanksgiving dinner in Colonial Beach, Virginia

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    Nov 05, 2022

    Colonial Beach Rockfish Tournament Nov 11-13

    2022 Rock Tourney

    The annual Fall Rockfish Tournament in Colonial Beach. Live leaderboard and more. You've gotta see these fish!

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    Nov 01, 2022

    Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area in Colonial Beach

    DORA logo

    Colonial Beach is implementing a designated outdoor refreshment area for Sip 'n Stroll events!

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    Oct 24, 2022

    Homecoming Parade - Oct. 27th

    Homecoming Parade 2019

    The annual Homecoming Parade in Colonial Beach is a sight (and sound) to see (and hear!) Go Drifters!

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    Oct 23, 2022

    Sunset Cove - Building Lots Available Now!

    Sunset Cove

    The Sunset Cove subdivision in Colonial Beach, Virginia

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    Oct 15, 2022

    Fall Festival - Coming October 22, 2022

    2017 Golf Cart Rainforest

    Come enjoy Fall Festival on Town Hill, It's fun for everyone! Costume contests, golf cart parade and much more!

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    Sep 24, 2022

    Golf Carts on Parade - Oct. 22, 2022

    2022 Halloween Golf Cart Parade Flyer

    Golf Carts are a big part of life in Colonial Beach. See why!

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    Sep 24, 2022

    Conference Center - CoBe Workspaces coming soon!

    Bonus Room

    Looking for a conference center space for your next business function? Look to Colonial Beach!

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    Sep 18, 2022

    Riverwalk - Cleanup Sept. 28 at 9am RSVP clumpkin@gmail.com

    Riverwalk 1

    The Riverwalk is a beautiful scenic area with wonderful views! Come take a stroll.

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    Sep 10, 2022

    Jeep Rivah Jam Coming Sept. 10, 2022!

    JRJ2016 white jeep on rocks

    The annual Jeep Rivah Jam features these great vehicles, contests, live bands and more!

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    Sep 02, 2022

    Labor Day Celebrations in Colonial Beach

    Labor Day header

    Labor Day is more than just a day off from work and the unofficial ending to Summer!

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    Aug 29, 2022

    Northern Neck Beach Music Festival Coming September 9, 2023

    Couple dancing on beach at dusk

    5th Annual Northern Neck Beach Music Festival on Town Hill.

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    Jul 30, 2022

    National Night Out | August 2, 2022

    2022 National Night out

    Annual National Night Out events involve uniting communities in the fight against crime.

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    Jul 04, 2022

    Oyster Wars - Historical Marker Approved

    In 1868, a special police force called the Maryland Oyster Navy was formed to bring law and order to oyster wars in the Chesapeake Bay and the Potomac River regions. It wasn't until 1962 that laws we

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    Jun 29, 2022

    Stratford Hall - Family 1st Friday 7/1/22

    Stratford Great House

    Stratford Hall, home of the Lees and birthplace of Robert E. Lee is a historical attraction near Colonial Beach.

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