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Artist Daniel Robbins embraces history and the spirituality of the water and the Richmonder combined both to win Best in Show at the Gloucester Arts Festival, which was announced at the Plein Air Art Gala held at the private estate Sussex on the York River on June 11. Judge Larry Moore presented the top award … Continue reading “Virginia Beach Native Earns Best in Show at Gloucester Arts Festival”


Artist Steve Prince will join artists in brightening the downtown sidewalks of Gloucester on Saturday, June 12, during the Gloucester Arts Festival’s Paint Main 2.0 event. While Plein Air festival painters compete in a fast-paced paint-out creating works of art on easels, Prince will work his magic with chalk, starting shortly after 10 a.m. As … Continue reading “Join Muscarelle Artist-In-Residence Steve Prince for Chalk Art Creation on June 12 on Gloucester Main Street”


It’s almost time to enjoy the month-long Gloucester Arts Festival that celebrates the art and the beauty of one of Virginia’s most picturesque coastal towns. Many of the festivities are free, including a sculpture unveiling along Gloucester Main Street on Thursday, June 3, the inaugural event of the 2021 festival. Join New Yorker Jay Lagemann, … Continue reading “Your Guide to What’s Free at the Gloucester Arts Festival”


The Cook Foundation and the Gloucester Arts Festival is pleased to announce that the Symphony Under the Stars free family concert will return this year but in a different location. The free family concert will take place at Woodville Park on Saturday, June 5 at 8 p.m. The concert will feature the Virginia Symphony Orchestra … Continue reading “Symphony Under the Stars FREE Family Concert in Gloucester Hosted in New Location in 2021”


CHICAGO (April 2021) – The Main Street Preservation Trust in Gloucester Village, Virginia, is one of six winners of the Main Street Forward Awards, which recognize communities that have shown exemplary recovery and resilience efforts amid the multiple crises of 2020. Selected from 68 total submissions by a national jury of economic development experts, the … Continue reading “Gloucester Main Street Earns National Revitalization Award”


CEO of Proximo Marketing Strategies Courtney Riley always knew she had a creative spirit, but what she didn’t have was a desire to become an entrepreneur. Having been raised by two serial entrepreneurs – both owners of building, construction and real estate companies – Courtney got the full view of what it really means to … Continue reading “GMSA Board Member Spotlight”


Don’t just save one date this June. Save the entire month. The Gloucester Arts Festival will return to rural coastal Virginia for its fifth year, kicking off June 3, 2021 with an unveiling of sculptures on Main Street and culminating with a U.S. Navy Fleet Forces Band concert. Throughout the month, guests can watch as … Continue reading “Gloucester Arts Festival Set for June 2021”


  Over $500 worth of prizes, some will win a little and some will win a lot! Who doesn’t LOVE a treasure hunt??? Especially when EVERY team WINS and no diggin’ is involved…..just make sure to wear comfy shoes and be ready to follow the clues!!!!! This FUN event takes place on Saturday, February, 27 — … Continue reading “Win prizes in this Main Street Treasure Hunt”


The Gloucester Main Street Association Board of Directors do so much behind the scenes that we’d like to shine a spotlight on each one! Each are passionate, dedicated and committed individuals that care about their community and dream big! They lead the way by guiding programs, increasing awareness, supporting fundraising efforts, serving on committees, volunteering at … Continue reading “January GMSA Board Member Spotlight”


Travel to Main Street to shop, dine and explore in the Gloucester Village! Pick up a PASSPORT today! Here’s how it works! Earn a stamp for every $25 you spend at the following Gloucester Village businesses and get entered to win $100 gift certificates! Vashti’s Jewelers The Nurtury Yolanda’s Up South The Silver Box Sweet … Continue reading “Your PASSPORT To The Gloucester Village”


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