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Isabelle and Keyvan Behnam shared a vision of creating their own restaurant centered on higher-end favorites with a twist presented in a warm setting, a place ideal for a special occasion or a weekly dinner out. They didn’t favor white tablecloths or cuisine so involved that diners would have to Google ingredients. Six years later, … Continue reading “Lulu Birds Offers a Special Culinary Experience That Keeps Patrons Coming Back”


Walk inside the Goodman Home on Main Street and treasures from another time await. What you find can change from one day to the next. A limited edition Beatrix Potter figurine, Rockingham China of England, is among the small finds. A decorated hand-painted china cabinet and an 1873 carved block front secretary are among the … Continue reading “The Goodman Home is Main Street’s Treasure Chest”


Thai food and Gloucester Village? At first Tusnee McDaniel wasn’t sure a Thai restaurant would fit into a traditional Main Street that looks like a page from Norman Rockwell’s America. Just before the doors to Bangkok Noi Thai opened in 2008, McDaniel saw a crowd gathering. “Where are all those people going?” she wondered. They … Continue reading “Family and Food Come Together at Bangkok Noi Thai”


Emilie and Michael Richardson were eager to try something new. Their eldest son lived in Newport News, and being closer to him was a priority. While searching for floral businesses within an easy drive to their son, the Floridians discovered Gloucester and everything special about Smith’s Florist & Gift Shoppe. Jean Smith had owned Smith’s … Continue reading “Find Something Beautiful at Smith’s Florist & Gift Shoppe”


Vashti Wilcher was a woman ahead of her time as an entrepreneur in 1961. Her legacy, Vashti Jewelers, remains a local treasure in Edgehill Shopping Center just off Main Street in Gloucester Village. “It was just unheard of 60 years ago for women to have their own business,” says Nicole Michael, Vashti’s granddaughter and today … Continue reading “Generations of Women Have Made Vashti’s Jewelers Shine for Six Decades”


Join local entrepreneurs and Gloucester Main Street members, as we kick off our first ever ‘Main Street Mixer’ This virtual event will highlight local businesses, engage guests in custom cocktail construction (and sipping), and allow entrepreneurs from the Hampton Roads and Middle Peninsula area to learn more about one another’s businesses…all from the comfort and … Continue reading “Main Street Mixer”


Craving something sweet like cheesecake, salted caramel or cotton candy? Or in the mood for a savory taste — salt and vinegar, everything bagel or dill pickle, perhaps? Northern Neck Popcorn Bag features all those flavors and dozens more. Browse the website or better yet step inside the shop at 6620 Main Street in the … Continue reading “From Old Bay Caramel to SnickerDoodle, find your flavor at Northern Neck Popcorn Bag”


  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”


One of Gloucester Main Street Association’s most popular event returns – Main Street Trick or Treat on Thursday, October 31st from 5:30 – 7:30PM. Many businesses and organizations will participate in this event. Be sure to dine on Main Street either before of after! Road closures will be in effect for Main Street from 5:00 … Continue reading “Main Street Trick or Treat”


One of Gloucester Main Street Association’s most popular event returns – Main Street Trick or Treat on Wednesday, October 31st from 5:30 – 8:00PM. Many businesses and organizations will participate in this event. Be sure to dine on Main Street! Road closures will be in effect for Main Street from 5:00 – 8:30PM for all … Continue reading “Trick or Treat on Main Street”


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