Our Calendar of Holidays and Area Events

Any time is a good time for a B&B getaway! Here are our holiday reminders for your planning, along with a selection of events you might attend while staying at Heaven Scent. We can get tickets for you or make reservation as needed.

 
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Working Watermen's Weekend

Saturday, April 26, 2014 10:00 AM

A full day at Holly Point Nature Park marking the opening of the season. Breakfast served from 8 am, Farmers' Market 9 am - 1 pm. Antique car show, creek rides on museum boats.

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Fox Trails of King William County

Friday, May 02, 2014 10:00 AM

The Garden Club of the Middle Peninsula hosts Historic VA Garden Week in King William county this year. Tour at your own pace, till 5 pm.

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RAL First Friday Reception

Friday, May 02, 2014 5:00 PM

May's show at the Rappahannock Art League features the work of Lella Lee Edwards. The First Friday Reception is open to the public as well as members. Until 7 pm. Free.

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Richmond Symphony Orchestra

Friday, May 02, 2014 7:00 PM

RFA On Stage brings the Richmond Symphony to Kilmarnock for one performance.

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Historic VA Garden Week: Gloucester

Saturday, May 03, 2014 10:00 AM

Tour at your own pace, till 5 pm.

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Triple Crown: Kentucky Derby

Saturday, May 03, 2014 4:00 PM

Race-day party atmosphere at Heaven Scent B&B, following online with the racing form, prep race videos and webcasts.

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Reedville's Annual Blessing of the Fleet

Sunday, May 04, 2014 2:00 PM

Marks the opening of the fishing season. Sponsored by St. Mary's Episcopal Church and Omega Protein.

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Mothers' Day

Sunday, May 11, 2014 12:00 AM

Give your wife a wonderful Mothers' Day getaway at Heaven Scent! Request her favorite breakfast and surprise her with a wonderful bouquet waiting in your room here.

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Triple Crown: The Preakness

Saturday, May 17, 2014 4:00 PM

Race-day party atmosphere at Heaven Scent B&B, following online with the racing form, prep race videos and webcasts.

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The Urbanna Cup

Sunday, May 18, 2014 9:00 AM

Cocktail Class Wooden Boat Racing returns to Urbanna. An all-day event; details to be posted when known.

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RAL First Friday Reception

Friday, June 06, 2014 5:00 PM

The First Friday Receptions at the Rappahannock Art League offer a new show each month, open to the public as well as members. Until 7 pm. Free.

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Triple Crown: The Belmont

Saturday, June 07, 2014 4:00 PM

Race-day party atmosphere at Heaven Scent B&B, following online with the racing form, prep race videos and webcasts.

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Fathers' Day

Sunday, June 15, 2014 12:00 AM

Book a B&B and a fishing charter for Dad, or reserve a tee time and lunch table at Piankatank River Golf.

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Virginia Derby

Saturday, July 12, 2014 3:00 PM

The richest and most important race on the Virginia racing calendar, this Grade II Thoroughbred race at Colonial Downs attracts the best 3-year-old turf horses, jockeys and trainers in the nation. A major social event as well!

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RAL First Friday Reception

Friday, August 01, 2014 5:00 PM

The First Friday Receptions at the Rappahannock Art League offer a new show each month, open to the public as well as members. Until 7 pm. Free.

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Labor Day

Monday, September 01, 2014 12:00 AM

National holiday

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RAL First Friday Reception

Friday, September 05, 2014 5:00 PM

The First Friday Receptions at the Rappahannock Art League offer a new show each month, open to the public as well as members. Until 7 pm. Free.

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Wings & Wheels

Saturday, September 27, 2014 8:00 AM

Family event held annually at Hummel Airfield in Topping. 8 am - 4 pm. Enjoy automobiles, aircraft, food, crafts and prizes, rain or shine. Free admission and parking, donations appreciated.

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RAL First Friday Reception

Friday, October 03, 2014 5:00 PM

The First Friday Receptions at the Rappahannock Art League offer a new show each month, open to the public as well as members. Until 7 pm. Free.

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Holly Point Art & Seafood Festival

Saturday, October 11, 2014 9:00 AM

Fine art and crafts and a seafood cafe on the beautiful grounds of the Deltaville Maritime Museum. Bring friends and family, start your Christmas shopping at this most enjoyable fall festival.

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Columbus Day

Monday, October 13, 2014 12:00 AM

National holiday.

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Hallowe'en at Holly Point

Friday, October 31, 2014 6:00 PM

5th annual Hallowe'en event. Fun for all! A safe evening for family fun on the decorated garden grounds of Holly Point. Lasts till 8:30 or 9 pm.

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Election Day

Tuesday, November 04, 2014 8:00 AM

Be sure to vote!

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Veterans' Day

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 12:00 AM

National holiday.

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Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 27, 2014 12:00 AM

National holiday.

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Mathews: Open Studio Tour

Saturday, November 29, 2014 9:00 AM

Artists' studios throughout Mathews open to the public. Tour at your own pace this weekend. 725-4229

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Urbanna Holiday Homes Tour

Saturday, December 06, 2014 9:00 AM

Be inspired by unique Urbanna homes beautifully decorated for the holidays.

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Deltaville: Jackson Creek Cruise

Friday, December 12, 2014 4:00 PM

Enjoy a hayride to the creek, then a cruise to take in the holiday lights, followed by cookies and cider at the DCA to get in the Christmas spirit, Deltaville style.

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Christmas

Thursday, December 25, 2014 12:00 AM

National and religious holiday.

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