The 2021 Calendar of Events is Subject to Change due to COVID-19

​Begin your holiday season by celebrating with friends and family at our annual holiday event: A Smithfield Yuletide! Enjoy cheerful, holiday tunes by local musicians and light refreshments by local vendors as you stroll the historic grounds of Smithfield, which will be decorated with live greenery for the season. 


Tickets $10.00*

Additional details will be posted at a later date.

*Special event ticket prices are the same for all age groups.  Ordinary discounts are not applicable

A Smithfield Yuletide

Date TBD due to VT football schedule


Spirit of America Independence Day Celebration

Friday, July 2 5:30-8pm

Special Events at Smithfield

Ceremony. Patriotic Music. Cold Treats. Cannon Fire


Help us ring in Independence Day by spending the day at a house that saw the beginning of a new nation!

Enjoy house tours, shop in our Museum Store, observe artillery displays by Giles Artillery and blacksmith demonstrations in our onsite forge.

At 6:30pm, gather for an Independence Day Ceremony featuring traditional excerpts from the Declaration of Independence and Frederick Douglass, followed by a rousing cannon fire salute. Cool off with flavored shaved ice from Aloha Eddie, and enjoy a patriotic concert by The Blacksburg Brass Ensemble, immediately following the Independence Day Ceremony


Tickets: $7.00* Children 5 and Under Free


2021 Calendar of Special Events

A Smithfield Hallowe'en

Date TBD due to VT football schedule


Summer Camp

Monday, July 26- Friday, July 30

​Enjoy a celebration of Fall at our annual Smithfield Hallowe'en! 

With tours of the historic Preston Family Cemetery, live music, refreshments from local vendors, artisan demonstrations and more, there's something for everyone to enjoy!


Tickets: $5.00*

Details will be posted at a later date.

​Experience life on the early Virginia frontier in a unique and historic environment through interactive activities geared toward children ages 8 - 10.


Sign up through Blacksburg Parks and Recreation

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