COME OUT AND VOTE!!!!

The Washington Town Council Election will be held May 6, 2014
Polls will open at 6 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. The Election will be held at the Washington Fire Hall. The Mayor, the Town Council Treasurer, and five Town Council Members will be up for election. You must be a resident of the Town of Washington in order to vote in this Election.
Important Dates:
March 21, 2014 – Absentee Voting begins. Voter Registrar’s offices are open Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
April 14, 2014 – Deadline to register to vote in Town Council Election.
April 29, 2014 – Deadline for Registrar to receive Absentee Voter Application.
Saturday, May 3, 2014 – Last day to vote Absentee In Person. 8a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 – Town Council Election for Washington at the Washington Fire Hall 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
State Board of Elections website: http://www.sbe.virginia.gov shows information on candidates.
Unofficial Election results will be available Tuesday night @ http://electionresults.virginia.gov
Official results available Friday or beyond.

Visit Valentine’s Day/ Weekend

We have a three-day weekend coming up starting Feb. 14, a perfect time to bring your significant other to dine at one of our award-winning restaurants, stay at one of our romantic inns and bed and breakfasts and spend this coming Valentine’s weekend wining and dining your heart away. You can check out the local Valentine’s offerings, including wineries pairing wines with chocolate, or visit an exhibit of fine crafts by juried members of the Artisans Center of Virginia by clicking on visitrappahannockva.com

Community Bonfire

The Town of Washington and Washington Fire & Rescue invite town and county residents as well as visitors to the second annual Christmas Tree Bonfire on Friday, January 17 from 5-7 p.m., behind Gay Street on the county-office side of the Avon Hall pond. The bonfire has been postponed twice due to bad weather. Everyone’s hoping for good weather this time!

Christmas in Little Washington

Check out Facebook’s Christmas in Little Washington page for the day-long Christmas festivities in the Town of Washington on Sunday, December 8, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., including an incredible parade at 1 p.m., with the Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, Rappahannock Hunt with their scarlet coats and horses and hounds and much more. . . Santa Claus, pony rides, Castleton singers in the Theatre and a magical performance by a famous musician.