13 Amazing "Things-to-Do"

1.

Virginia Motor Speedway

Feel the excitement when the hum of the race cars speed by on a dirt race track. Seasonal races and mud bogs May through October. Family friendly and concessions available.

2.

Deltaville Baseball

Enjoy America’s favorite summer pastime in a 1948 ballpark that makes you feel like you’ve walked back in time: the pace a little slower, people little friendlier and a good old fashioned ball game! Host of the Deltaville Deltas baseball team. Check out their schedule here

3.

Top 7 Middlesex County Restaurants You've Got to Try.

Small town charm and friendly faces. We welcome the foodie fans to our waterfront dining, the best little deli’s and coffee shops, a 1950’s style soda fountain counter, diners, upscale dining without the pomp, award winning barbeque and seafood that’s never been on a truck.


4.

Bethpage Miniature Golf and Ice Creamery

Wild, wacky COWTOPIA themed 18 hole miniature golf. Bethpage was a dairy farm after the Civil War which inspired the whimsical cow design. Hippy cows, cow train, Mooseum, high-flying cows, mad scientist cows and more! Afterwards, have a treat with a selection of over 20 different ice cream flavors and homemade waffle cones. Open April through November. Check out there video here.

5.

Love Sign Photo Op

Get into the spirit of Virginia is for Lovers! Take a great photo op in front of the LOVE sign and post to #LOVEVA. 777 General Puller Hwy. Saluda, VA 23149 Stop in at the Middlesex County Museum or have a picnic in Chesty Puller Park while you’re there.

6.

Kayak or Paddleboard

Get into the water! Check out these launch sites and outfitters for your 1. Deltaville Maritime Museum – Bring your own and launch at Holly Point Nature Park on Jackson Creek 2. Jackson Creek Outfitters – Rent SUP and Kayaks June-September at the Deltaville Marina 274 Bucks View Lane, Deltaville, VA 23043 (804) 776-9812

7.

Come by Boat

Whether you prefer sail or power, Middlesex can give you the respite you need! Dock in Urbanna and walk to the charming small town for all your amenities. Deltaville is the “Boating Capital of the Chesapeake” with world renowned marinas, marine technicians, boat sales, charters, and lessons.

8.

Awesome Events

These top picks are events you’ll want to add to your bucket list. Who else has cocktail boat races, the official state oyster festival and waterfront concerts under the stars of the Bay?

9.

View from an Airplane

Bay Aviation at Hummel Airfield, 2649 Grey’s Point Road, Topping, VA 231469 (804) 436-2877 Take a different perspective of the many rivers, creeks and tributaries along the Chesapeake Bay, a whole new experience from above!

10.

Charter a Boat

Don’t own a boat? No problem! We have charters for fishing trips, romantic sunset cruises, eco-tours and even a 34 passenger boat for a party on the water-catered and all.

11.

Go Sailing - Learn to Sail

Learn to sail or go out sailing with a crew. Youth sailing programs and camps are available during the summer.

12.

Camping

Middlesex County offers award winning RV camping including amenities like water parks, beaches, kayaks & paddleboats, miniature golf and more!

13.

River Birch Animal Farm

You’ll fall in love with these adorable farm animals. Pet goats, rabbits, donkey, ducks, pot belly pigs, emu and more! This rescue and rehabilitation farm has no admission fee. 5952 General Puller Hwy. Locust Hill, VA 23092 (804) 758-3522

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Middlesex County Economic Development & Tourism
PO Box 428
877 General Pully Hwy
Saluda, VA. 23149
P: (804) 758-4330 x248 C:(804) 654-1363
Michelle Brown
m.brown@co.middlesex.va.us