Local Historic Garden Week Tours April 15, 2023 The Garden Club of Virginia’s Historic Garden Week is this spring from April 15-22. 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 15, 2023. There are two tours to […]
Love Virginia Oysters and BBQ?
Come Stay Inn with us and join in on Oyster Roast Weekends.
Hiking and Nature Trails
From local Nature preserves and beaches to multi-use hiking trails or hard surface cycling paths, there is something for everyone! And almost all of the trails and paths provide views of local waterways and of estuaries of the Chesapeake Bay. While warm weather is certainly preferred for most beach trips, and definitely for swimming, Winter […]
Brown Sugar Oatmeal Pancakes
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 […]
Live Music near Mathews County
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 […]
Grapefruit Panna Cotta Recipe
(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 […]
Heartfelt Touch Massage now open in Mathews!
Local Massage Therapy Business opens in Mathews, offering massages to our guests.
Birdwatching on the Chesapeake Bay
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 […]
Come to Party at the Wharf in Mathews County!
You don’t want to miss the bi-annual Party at the Wharf to get the whole Chesapeake Bay experience! Twice a year, the Mathews Land Conservancy (MLC) hosts a Party at William’s Wharf, the MLC’s official headquarters. Currently renovations are making headway to preserve the historical landmarks on the public waterfront, and also build facilities including […]
Mathews Market Days – Festival Fun Celebrating Life on the Bay
Each year the weekend after labor day, Mathews County puts on a two day long event on it’s historic Court Green. Since 1975, Mathews has aimed to welcome its neighbors, and travelers from near and far to enjoy some of the best goods that it can offer. The festival features nearly a hundred booths with […]