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SML Pirate Days

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Pirate Days LogoA fun-filled weekend for the whole family, Smith Mountain Lake Pirate Days continues to grow in popularity each and every year!

Pirate-themed events include a Pirate Ball with live music and a costume contest, Pirate Trivia Night, a Pirate Ship Parade and much more.

Business and restaurants around the lake offer up specials and sales throughout the weekend, so make plans to join us the third weekend in July.

Be sure to bring your kids by the Smith Mountain Lake Visitor Center to claim their pirate treasure, mateys!

DATES: July 16-19, 2020

TIME: Varies by event and participating merchants/restaurants. A complete list of details is outlined below.

LOCATION: All around the lake. Pirate HQ: Smith Mountain Lake Visitor Center at Bridgewater Plaza, 16430 Booker T. Washington Hwy., Moneta.
Pirate Days shirts available for purchase for $12.00.

 

 

*****ALL EVENTS WILL HAVE PHASE 3 LIMITATIONS IN PLACE.  OCCUPANCY LIMITS VARY FROM LOCATION TO LOCATION AND SOCIAL DISTANCING IS TO BE EXPECTED.*****

*****IF PARTICIPATING IN WATER BATTLES, IT IS PREFERRED THAT PARTICIPANTS USE WATER GUNS AS OPPOSED TO WATER BALLOONS. IF WATER BALLOONS ARE USED, BALLOONS MUST BE LABELED AS BIODEGRADABLE*******

Thursday, July 16: 

Pirate Trivia in the bar at Jake's Place (18 and over) 6 p.m.-close

Float In - Boat In movie at Crazy Horse Marina. Movie provided by AquaTunes of SML.  Movie will be shown at dark.  Free admission.  The movie "The Goonies" will be shown.  Bring your tube, your float or your boat and enjoy the movie.  Live audio feed will be broadcast to nearby boats.

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Friday, July 17:

The Pirate's Ball at Mango's Bar & Grill.  Costumed event with costume contest.  Live Music by Out of Spite.  Tickets by advance sale only on Mango's Facebook page.  21 and older. 6 p.m.-close Live Pirates! (Star City Scallywags and The Loose Cannon Company)

Live music at Jake's Place by Scott Joshaway at 7 p.m.

Drifter's restaurant offering 1/2 price wing baskets from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

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Saturday, July 18:

Live Pirate's (Star City Scallywags) at Bridgewater Plaza from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Pirate Blow Out at Jake's Place at 12 Noon.  DJ, Plank walking, Live Pirates (Star City Scallywags), Water battle, food and drink specials!

Live music by Barefoot West at Jake's Place at 7 p.m.

Crazy Horse Pirate Fest from 12 Noon to 10:00 p.m.    Adult beverage area with Live Music from 5 p.m.- 10 p.m. provided by Los Amigos restaurant. Live Pirates all day(Star City Scallywags and The Loose Cannon Company) ! Food Vendors! Kids activities! Free Admission!

Drifter's restaurant offering BOGO crab leg clusters from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. with Live Music by DDT's.

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Sunday, July 19:

Paddle Sports Poker Run at Crazy Horse Marina at 9am.  Live Pirates (Star City Scallywags and The Loose Cannon Company).

Drifter's restaurant offering .50 peel and eat shrimp until their gone! Live Pirates and Music in the afternoon!

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