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    Sep 21, 2023

    Swimming Pools in the Colonial Beach Area

    swimming pool

    There are numerous options for swimming pools in the area if you don't want to swim in the Potomac River.

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    Sep 21, 2023

    5th Wheel hitch

    Brand new 5th wheel hitch. mounted in truck but never used. would need to dismount it from my truck

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    Sep 20, 2023

    Restaurants Week Coming October 23 - 29, 2023

    SilverKatrina web ad

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

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    Sep 18, 2023

    Bikefest September 21 - 24, 2023

    Bikefest 2015 on beach at Dockside

    The 9th Annual Bikefest in Colonial Beach, Virginia. Schedule of Events, Lodging info and more!

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    Sep 05, 2023

    Northern Neck Beach Music Festival Coming September 9, 2023

    2023 NNK Beach Music Fest Announcement

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

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    Sep 05, 2023

    2nd Friday Art Walk - September 9, 2023

    2023 ArtWalk Sept. 9th

    Take an art walk in Colonial Beach, Sip and Stroll, explore our local merchants and the works of area artists!

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    Sep 04, 2023

    Jeep Rivah Jam Coming Sept. 9, 2023!

    2023 Jeep

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

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    Sep 03, 2023

    Willeys Ribs - Coming Soon to Washington Avenue!

    Willeys sign

    Willeys serves up ribs, chicken, seafood and more. They even do catering!

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    Aug 09, 2023

    Boardwalk Arts and Crafts Festival - September 2 - 3, 2023!


    The Boardwalk Arts and Crafts Festival takes place each year in Colonial Beach, Virginia.

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    Jul 31, 2023

    Drift Seafood and Bar

    Drift Seafood Logo

    Drift Seafood and Bar on the Boardwalk in Colonial Beach, Virginia

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    Jul 31, 2023

    Muse Restaurant

    Muse logo

    Muse Restaurant Pizzeria and Arcade in Colonial Beach, Virginia

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    Jul 31, 2023

    National Night Out | October 3, 2023

    2022 National Night out

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

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    Jul 24, 2023

    CB Virginia Bed and Breakfast Inns

    Tides Inn front porch

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

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    Jul 23, 2023

    Colonial Beach, Virginia Attractions

    Fountain at Ingleside

    Check out the many Virginia attractions the area in and around Colonial Beach has to offer!

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    Jul 23, 2023

    Colonial Beach Charters

    Deepest Pleasures Yacht Colonial Beach Charters

    Colonial Beach Charters offers cruises for all occasions.

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    Jul 22, 2023

    Lunsford Point

    Lunsford Point Marker

    Lunsford Point is at the entrance to the Colonial Beach Yacht Center by Castlewood Park.

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    Jul 08, 2023

    Beaches Reopened

    (Message from Colonial Beach, Town of, VA) The VDH and DEQ in partnership with Charles County, MD - Department of Health have conducted through testing of the waterways in and around Colonial Beach and the results deemed that the water is either at or below normal levels for recreational use.

    As previously stated, yesterday's closure of our waterways and beach access occurred as a precautionary measure by our environmental partners. The Town of Colonial Beach waterways and beach access will reopen around 6PM on Friday, July 7th for recreational use. We would like to thank the public for their support and patience regarding this matter.

    Jul 07, 2023

    Emergency Water Restrictions

    "The Charles County Department of Health has been alerted by the Maryland Department of the Environment of a sewage spill that occurred in Virginia. This spill may impact the identified portion of the Potomac River (Swan Point to Cobb Point).Due to this alert, the Charles County Department of Health is closing swimming and water contact areas within the impacted areas until bacteriological samples indicate that water contact is safe. We are conducting sampling today (Thursday 7/6/23) and on Monday, in addition to our routine selection, to ensure the continued safety of our waterway. Signage will be posted at identified water access points.In addition to this advisory, impacted shellfish harvesting areas are restricted from July 5, 2023, through July 27, 2023."

    Jul 04, 2023

    jet ski rentals, small inflatable water park in the Potomac, and Pontoon tours and services

    Inflatable water park idea YouTube link: gotta have the launcher. Jet ski rental in the less popular area of swimmers and

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    Jul 02, 2023

    The Dodson Development Project in Colonial Beach

    Townhomes with pool Dodson

    The Dodson Development project is bringing housing, lodging and retail space to the Boardwalk area.

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    Jun 30, 2023

    B.A.M.M. Beach Arts Music Mentoring Concert July 39th!

    2019 BAMM Benefit Tutone

    The BAMM group (Beach Arts Music Mentoring) is a fund of the Colonial Beach Community Foundation and aims to enhance learning experiences of local children.

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    Jun 27, 2023

    Potomac River Regional Art Show Opens July 1, 2023

    Dreamstime art brushes

    The Art Show features over 50 artists and is sponsored by the Colonial Beach Artists' Guild and the Chamber.

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    Jun 22, 2023

    Jamestown 400 Visits Colonial Beach, Virginia

    Jamestown 400 Shallop on beach

    One history buff's diary entry about Jamestown 400's reenactment of Captain John Smith's 1608 visit to Colonial Beach.

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    Jun 21, 2023

    Fire-Rescue Parade

    CBHS Homecoming parade fire truck 1

    The Fire-Rescue Parade, Or Firemens Parade kicks off the Annual Potomac River Festival

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    Jun 20, 2023

    The Rod Run to the Beach - August 19-20, 2023

    2023 Rod Run Flyer

    It's the annual Rod Run to the Beach. Come and see these great cars in Colonial Beach, Virginia!

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    Jun 20, 2023

    4th of July in Colonial Beach

    4th July - GW

    Where better to celebrate the 4th of July than in Colonial Beach? Fantastic fireworks and cool celebrations in store.

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    Jun 16, 2023

    Fire Escape American Grille

    Fire Escape Grille Logo

    The Fire Escape American Grille restaurant on McKinney Ave. in Colonial Beach

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    Jun 15, 2023

    Fishing Reports | Lower Potomac River

    Fishing reports for the region of Colonial Beach, Virginia and Southern Maryland.

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    Jun 15, 2023

    Waterfest Coming August 19 & 20, 2023!

    2023 Waterfest Flyer

    Bring friends and family to Waterfest for some late-summer fun!

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    Jun 14, 2023

    Boat Parade | Potomac River Festival

    2023 PRF Boat Parade Overall Winner

    The Boat Parade is just one of the many fun events during Potomac River Festival in Colonial Beach.

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