Friday for the Arts! Schedule for Jan 8

William R. McKenney Library
137 S. Sycamore St., (804) 733-2387, open Mon. & Wed., 9-9, and Tues. & Thurs.-Sat., 9:00-5:30
Opening Reception: Lower Level Meeting Room & Gallery: “Stop Motion Animation Meets Traditional Art,” by artist & jeweler […]

Sales & Events in Old Towne – Dec 10 on

Friday for the Arts! is here again. The monthly event (2nd Fri of each month) occurs again Friday the 11th. The entire schedule is posted at (at or near the top of postings). Most businesses have specials now thru the season, some free gift wrapping, and many have extended hours to […]

Friday for the Arts! Program – Dec. 11

Here’s the entire schedule for the Fri. Dec 11 Friday for the Arts! (Old Towne’s monthly art and entertainment fest) –

Augustus Wright Block, South Building
17 North Sycamore Street
Continuing Storefront Window Exhibit: “Clean Sweep.” Ron Walton, an internationally-known abstract artist born & raised in New York City, presents this large, vibrantly colorful, traffic-stopping work made from […]

City of Petersburg – Calendar of Holiday Events

2009 Holiday Season
December 4 Lighting of Petersburg Open House, at the Union Train Station, Old Towne… music, festivities and Santa Claus.
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Information: 733-2400
December 5 Petersburg Christmas Parade,
3:00 pm, South Crater Road, beginning at Walnut Hill Marketplace (water tower), Information: 733-2394

December 5-6 Centre Hill Mansion Holiday Open House,
10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Information: […]

“Turning Around Downtown: Twelve Steps to Revitalization” at OTMG Open House 11/18

Merchants, Restaurateurs, Small Business Owners, Artists, and others involved in the community around Petersburg are invited to attend an Open House hosted by Petersburg Old Towne Merchants Group. The meeting will take place Wednesday, November 18, 2009, from 6:00 to 7:30pm. at Old Towne Catering Company, 9 West Old Street in Petersburg.
The purpose of […]

Come to special hearing Tues 11/17 re ANOTHER GROUP HOME on Centre Hill Ct

Did you know that there is a special request hearing scheduled for Tues, Nov 17 regarding a special use permit for ANOTHER group home on Centre Hill Ct (by Centre Hill Mansion)? If you have an opinion on this issue or if you feel that this is not the best use for real estate […]

Old Towne Sales & Events – week of Nov 12

Wow! What a couple of days of horrid weather! Shake off the rain and come out to enjoy the Friday for the Arts! celebration TOMORROW, Friday 11/13. Later in the weekend, there are several Open Houses at area shops, and the Arts & Crafts Show at the Train Station. Hard to […]

Friday for the Arts! – Nov 13 – Schedule

Get the entire schedule of events HERE. Friday for the Arts! is held the 2nd Friday of each month in historic Old Towne Petersburg.

Old Towne Sales & Events – Oct 14

The Fall Family Festival is this Saturday, Oct. 17!!! Come on down to Old Towne for a fun day for everyone in your brood. Beginning with the Farmers Market at 7am and continuing throughout the day, until 6:30, activities include:

Kidz Zone with entertainment for children of all ages including a petting zoo and […]

Old Towne Sales & Events – Oct 5

Friday for the Arts comes around Oct 9. Read the whole event list at or read the post below. DON”T MISS the Art Underfoot project on Sycamore near Kimberly Ann’s. Read more about it below.
Below are upcoming sales, followed by some events in Old Towne. Remember that Several stores […]