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Posted on: November 18, 2022

COUNTY'S NEWEST PARK OPENS IN SPOTSYLVANIA

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The county’s newest park officially opens in Spotsylvania. A ribbon cutting was held November 17, 2022, marking the opening of Keswick Park, nestled on 36-acres within the Keswick community development.

 The park located at 7710 Folkston...

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Posted on: October 7, 2022

TOURISM REVENUES SURPASS PRE-PANDEMIC LEVELS

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Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC) announced October 4, 2022, that travelers to Virginia spent $69 million a day in 2021, up from $48 million in 2020. Virginia’s tourism revenues also reached $25.2 billion in 2021, marking an 87% recovery to pre...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

SPOTSY VISITORS CENTER IS 3RD IN STATE TO SELL WINE

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The Spotsylvania County Visitors Center has become the third visitors center in the Commonwealth of Virginia to sell unopened, locally-produced wines in its gift shop. The move is an effort to support local wineries and provide a convenience to guests and...

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Posted on: July 27, 2022

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY PUBLISHES CHILDREN'S BOOK

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The Spotsylvania Community Engagement & Tourism Department has published a children’s book entitled “Find Your Spot” that follows a puppy named “Spot” through an array of exciting destinations in Spots...

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

16th ANNUAL SPOTSY STARS & STRIPES SPECTACULAR

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The 16th Annual Spotsylvania Stars & Stripes Spectacular returns to the Courthouse District following a two-year hiatus on Saturday, July 2, 2022, from 4-10 p.m. The event held at historic Spotsylvania Courthouse, the Holbert Building, Spotsylvania El...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

COUNTY RESPONDS TO KALAHARI REZONING REQUEST

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Kalahari Resort and Conventions announced earlier today its intention to explore the possibility of opening the company’s fifth location in the Thornburg area of Spotsylvania County. The water park resort chain filed a rezoning application with ...

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Posted on: February 24, 2022

HISTORICAL CIVIL WAR SWORD RETURNS HOME TO SPOTSY

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A Civil War sword that was found just after the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House has recently made the long journey home to Spotsylvania County. The artifact and its matching scabbard arrived at the Spotsylvania County Museum on Valentine’s Da...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

CONVENIENCE CENTERS & LANDFILL DECAL REQUIREMENT

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Per the Board of Supervisor’s request and approval, effective May 1, 2021, residents of Spotsylvania County that wish to dispose of household trash and recycling at any of the county's convenience centers or the Livingston landfill, must obtain and perman...

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