An Artists Open Studio Tour Every November, the two weekends after Thanksgiving, Mathews County holds an open studio tour, named Made in Mathews. This is a unique driving trail where some of our local artist open their studios to showcase their works. There is no admission fee or ticket required. Simply visit their website to […]
A two-day festival in Urbanna, Virginia dedicated to everything oysters! This Bi-valve festival is held annually, the first Friday and Saturday of November. If you love oysters this festival is for you. If slurping oysters is not your thing, there is still plenty for all to enjoy! The Oyster Festival offers hundreds of vendors. From […]
Mathews County and our waterfront Bed and Breakfast are wonderful places to visit in the Fall. If you are new to visiting us, or have never joined us in the autumn months, there sure are a few good reasons to come stay Inn with us this Fall. 1) Fall Weather Fall on the shores of […]
BROWN SUGAR OATMEAL PANCAKES (SERVES 6) 3 CUPS ROLLED OATS 2 1/2 CUPS WHOLE BUTTERMILK (IF USING NON FAT OR MILK, USE ONLY 2 CUPS) 3 EGGS 2 TSP. VANILLA ¼ CUP LIGHT BROWN SUGAR ¼ CUP CANOLA OIL 1 CUP FLOUR ½ TSP. SALT ¼ TSP. NUTMEG ¼ TSP. CINNAMON 1 TSP. BAKING SODA […]
Local Venues serving Live Music Looking for live music near Mathews County is an easy task. Mathews is home to many talented musicians, and music fans alike. It’s no surprise that live music can be found somewhere on most weekends in this coastal, country town. Donk’s Theater: Home to Virginia’s Li’l Ole Opry If you […]
(Serves 8 – 6 ounce ramekins) This Grapefruit Panna Cotta recipe is light and creamy but rich and decadent at the same time. We serve this panna cotta for breakfast alongside our Tomato and Cheddar Quiche, or Baked or Poached Eggs. However, this recipe would also make a terrific dessert. Ingredients ½ cup sugar 2 […]
Local Massage Therapy Business opens in Mathews, offering massages to our guests.
Come Stay Inn with us and join in on Oyster Roast Weekends.
Local Historic Garden Week Tours April 23-30, 2022 The Garden Club of Virginia’s Historic Garden Week is this spring from April 23-30. For this one week, visitors can tour private landscapes, public gardens and historic sites all across Virginia. Mathews and Gloucester County Garden Tour is Saturday April 23, 2022. There are two tours to […]
A Sanctuary of Wildlife Simple Guide to year round birdwatching in Mathews Virginia Birdwatching on the Chesapeake Bay is popular among many birders. Whether you are an amateur birdwatcher or a master naturalist, watching our feathered friends can be quite rewarding. Mathews boasts an incredible birding scene throughout the county. While the counties size may be small, Mathews […]