SML Pirate Days

Ahoy, mateys!

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 17-21, 2019

TIME: Varies by event and participating merchants/restaurants.

LOCATION: All around the lake. Pirate HQ: Smith Mountain Lake Visitor Center at Bridgewater Plaza, 16430 Booker T. Washington Hwy., Moneta. Get directions.

PARADE: Want to participate in the Pirate Days Parade? Complete our SML Pirate Days Parade Entry Form

Pirates & Pancakes

The SML Regional Chamber will host a family-oriented pancake breakfast on Sunday, July 21.

Volunteers dressed in pirate costumes will be flipping the flapjacks. Others dressed as pirates and mermaids will be available for photos, and kids will have the opportunity to dig for hidden treasure.

TIME: 8:30-10:30 a.m.

COST: $8 with children 3 and under admitted free

LOCATION: Mango's Bar & Grill Patio


Pirates Day Weekend Events List 2019 updated



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