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With spring on the way, Gloucester Clean Community Office announces March 16, 2019, 8 a.m. to Noon, as the official date and time for Clean Gloucester Day. This county-wide litter cleanup has become a community tradition with hundreds of volunteers removing litter from roadways, businesses, schools, neighborhoods and parks. Church groups will be encouraged to … Continue reading “Clean Gloucester Day”


AFRICAN AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION NAMED AMONG TOP ENDANGERED ARTIFACTS The Fairfield Foundation is proud to announce it is a 2018 honoree of the Virginia Association of Museums Top 10 Endangered Artifacts program for its recently discovered artifact, Images of African American Life in Mid-20th Century Gloucester County: Photographs and Mementos from the Freedom B. Goode … Continue reading “Fairfield Foundation needs your vote now in the Virginia Association of Museums Top 10 Endangered Artifacts program”


Announces over a Million Dollars in Investment in downtown facades & interiors since 2011. The Main Street Preservation Trust has opened applications for 2019 for business and property owners along Main Street in Gloucester who wish to improve their facades or interiors of their buildings in the commercial area of Main Street. The program is … Continue reading “Main Street Preservation Trust Opens Applications for 2019 Facade & Interior Grants”


Join Riverside Wellness & Fitness Center – Middle Peninsula in celebrating 30 years in the community with an Open House! The Open House will be held Saturday, February 9th and will run from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  This event is FREE and open to the public! They will have: -FREE Chair massages -FREE Blood … Continue reading “Riverside Wellness & Fitness Center Celebrates 30 Years With an Open House”


What wonderful events and classes Gloucester Arts on Main has  coming in February!! Dathan Kane “Void” Exhibition of Artwork by Dathan Kane An exhibition by Dathan Kane and curated by Asa Jackson, Kane works with bold, abstract, black & white organic shapes to reflect things he sees on a daily basis. Hard lines & edges … Continue reading “Gloucester Arts on Main Offers Many Classes in February”


2018 – Striving towards a Healthy Community on all levels A Main Street should be healthy on all levels.  Businesses should have support and be poised for growth.  Property owners should know there is an open door for discussion on real estate and rents.  The past should not only be celebrated but explored.  And the … Continue reading “Gloucester Main Street–Recapping 2018 & Ready for 2019”


UPDATE: All reserved table seating has been sold but there are still INDIVIDUAL tickets available for $90 each– click here for the link.   Join fellow animal lovers and Gloucester Mathews Humane Society supporters for an exclusive evening of food, entertainment and auction fun! Individual tickets are $125 each and include: Live music from local … Continue reading “Gloucester Mathews Humane Society Gala & Auction”


Please come out to Gloucester Main Street to witness the Christmas & Holiday Parade starting at 3:00 pm. Come early to take part in the specials the shops will have and get a prime viewing spot for the parade, or guys if you want to have a pint while the ladies are shopping, then come … Continue reading “Christmas & Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting-THIS Saturday”


Have you heard of Gloucester Brewing Company? Would you like to try one of their delicious craft brews?? Well then stop in, say hi and order a pint or two THIS Saturday, December 1….their doors will be open starting at 12 Noon and closing at 9p. Many have been anxiously awaiting the official opening of … Continue reading “Gloucester Brewing Company”


Tis the season!!! Come out on Sunday, December 2 to Gloucester Main Street and visit the open stores, services and restaurants that will be opening their doors to welcome you with refreshments and sales to signify start of the holiday month! Gloucester Main Street Association will be set up on the lawn of Split Enz … Continue reading “Gloucester Village Open House”


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