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July 20, 21, 22 - Smith Mountain Lake Pirate Days




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Hear ye, hear ye! We hereby declare the weekend o’ Jul-aye 20th to 22nd to be Smith Mountain Lake Pirate Days. All scallywags are encouraged to participate whether ye be a resident, business, or visitor. Gather yer first mates and join us scallywags for a weekend full o’ fun and pirate escapades! Tharr be treasure huntin’ and special pirate events happenin’ all weekend long. Get yer spyglass out and take a gander at all o’ the events fer ye and yer families to participate in. Ahoy mateys, can’t wait to see you there!

ARR! Check back 'ere for a list o' events that will be goin' on that weekend!


Capt. Party Pirate ship    There will be a controlled battle at Jake's Place on Saturday at Noon between Bay Rock's Revenge and Captain Party until 2pm. At 4pm come to Halesford Bridge/Bridgewater Plaza to see us board the Virginia Dare! On the way back up the lake we will stop at any and all marinas and docks possible.
Pirate Days at Smith Mountain Lake is an entertaining weekend filled with activities & events for all to enjoy.  To ensure a safe and fun time, the use of high pressure water hoses aimed at participants/viewers and water balloons filled with dye additives are discouraged.  To help prevent possible incidents, operators of jet-skis are encouraged to keep a safe distance from large vessels involved in ‘Pirate’ battles. Scheduled and impromptu Pirate Ship battles will be occurring all around the lake during Pirate Days at Smith Mountain Lake weekend.  Viewers are encouraged to enjoy the festivities from a safe distance but requested not to engage in the battles as it could present safety issues. Have fun and be safe!
Jakes Place
Saturday - Noon - 2:00pm. There will be a Pirate Ship Battle between Bay Rock Revenge and Captain Party in the Cove at Jake's Place.  This will be followed by the Pirates coming ashore at Jake's Place for a Pirate Lunch and "Walk the Plank".  A Water Balloon Fight and a Costume Contest will also be happening from Noon to 2:00pm. After dark there will be a "Battle of the Brews".
Virginia Dare Cruises & Marina
Saturday and Sunday. Pirate Themed Cruise for the "Battle at Halesford Bridge", 3:30pm to 5:30pm where a Pirate Ship is to attack with Water Guns, Cannons etc. Reservations are required!

Bridgewater Plaza, Route 122, Halesford Bridge

Bridgewater Marina , Friday, Saturday, Sunday stop in and get your Pirate Booty.

Fun-n-Games - giving out Pirate Hats.

Bridgewater Sportswear - giving out Pirate Masks.

Gifts Ahoy - giving out inflatable Pirate Swords.

Mango's Bar & Grill - Friday, 8pm - (21 & over) Costume Contest at Mango's. Prizes to be awarded for Best Pirate and Best Wench!
Saturday, Wear your best Pirate gear and celebrate Pirate Weekend with our staff at Mango's. Stop by Mango's for lunch served by a Pirate.

Pizza Pub- Saturday - There be a Treasure Chest full of Pirate goodies all day long.

Lake & Land Realty - will be giving away candy and Pirate booty.

SML Visitor Center - Treasure Chest of Pirate booty for everyone!

Westlake Bojangles - will be handing out pirate favors to the children who come in and make a purchase.

Crazy Horse Marina, 400 Crazy Horse Road, Moneta, Virginia, Marker B-10A.
Saturday, Crazy Horse Marina will have vendors on hand and decorate the “Pirate Ship Crazy Sea Horse”, which will take part in water battles with other boats from 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sea Tow
Saturday, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Pirate Hospitality Stop at Crazy Horse Marina will have FREE Hot dogs and sodas, Costume Prizes, and a "Beach Scavenger Hunt" for the little scallywags to win free ice cream. But ya better watch your back, as there may be armed Pirates on the beach!
Friday, $.50 Walk the Plank Wings, 4pm to 7pm
Saturday, Lost at Sea Crab Legs Buy 2#s of Crab Legs, GET ONE FREE 11am-1pm; Live music with Keith McFaden, 2pm-6pm
Scallywag Shrimp 50¢ till they're gone; EPIC water battle for kids of all ages starting at 12pm; Live Music with Catherine the Great 2pm-6pm

Kids look in the Smith Mountain Eagle, for the "Pirate Days Coloring Contest". Enter for your chance to win great prizes. Judging will be July 23rd, 4p.m.

Gills Creek Marina
We will be selling our Pirate Flags regularly $29.00 for $17.99.
Bay Rock Marina
Saturday FREE movie, "Pirates of the Caribbean", on the lake(Marker 87) at dusk!  Alll day cook-outs, Cheeseburger, Fries and drink, $6.99. Nathan's Hot Dog, Fries and drink, $4.99 .  
Grand Home Furnishings Outlet
Friday, Saturday, Sunday - Stop by Grand Home Furnishings Outlet and pick up some free pirate booty and candy. Plus, this weekend only we'll be giving away $50 Off coupons to everyone who stops by.  ALL outdoor furniture 40% off!
Velocity Care at Westlake

Friday, Saturday, Sunday - Staff will be dressed up in theme as well as giving pirate band-aids and stickers to our patients.

MemberOne FCU
Make a stop at Member One on your Pirate Days voyage! Our Westlake retail center will be decorated in a pirate theme Friday and Saturday with Member One staff decked out in pirate gear.
Free snacks and games for the kids.
Smith Mountain Lake Banks
B B & T - will have costume props for family fun pictures. Bring your cell phone.   We will also give out Pirate Bandannas and other great give-a-ways.   Get your Pirate on and join us.
Hometown Bank - Pirate loot, food & drink.
Bank of Botetourt - Pirate loot.
SunTrust Bank - Pirate loot.
Interiors by Kris
Friday and Saturday - offering special discounts throughout the store! 50% off outdoor furnishings, 15% outdoor rugs and pillows, 40 % off all new sofas and chairs from CRLaine! Come find the hidden treasure!
Pacabella Farm Alpacas & Boutique
When you’re done with all your heroic swashbuckling, stop over to see our new black baby alpacas!  Shop in our charming boutique - lots of cute alpaca products for kids/luxury clothing for adults. FREE!  Thurs, Fri, Sat 10:00-4:00 1799 Jubal Early Hwy, Wirtz, 540-890-8364

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