Governor issues temporary “Stay at Home” Executive Order until June 10, 2020.
Beginning 03/29/2020, all Town of Kilmarnock parks are closed until further notice. Town Hall is temporarily closed to face-to-face transactions and interactions. Essential personnel are working at Town Hall Monday – Friday from 9:00am – 5:00pm. Please call (804) 435-1552 for assistance
For information regarding the town’s recent changes to utility rates and policies CLICK HERE.
For COVID-19 business resources please CLICK HERE


Kilmarnock is the commercial hub of the Northern Neck and the largest incorporated town in Lancaster County. Whether you’re shopping, strolling our charming downtown, grabbing a meal or enjoying Town Centre Park, Kilmarnock is the place to enjoy small town charm, friendly merchants and a warm welcome!

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Temporary Changes to Utility Rates & Policies

Town of Kilmarnock COVID-19 Press Release 03.25.2020 Press Release March 25, 2020   Town of Kilmarnock Special Called Meeting - March 25, 2020 In response to the COVID-19.

Business Resources for COVID-19

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Lancaster County Declares a Local Emergency in Response to COVID-19

Ladies and Gentlemen, As of 5:00 p.m. today, Lancaster County declared a local emergency in response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic pursuant to Virginia Code section § 44-146.21,.

Take-out and Delivery for Local Restaurants

We would like to pass along information on local restaurants and what they are offering at this time.  Lancaster by the Bay Chamber is curating a list of.

Lancaster County Schools Closure Meals & Continuity of Education Update

SCHOOL CLOSINGS 3/23/2020 LCPS MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2020 Good afternoon LCPS Family, As you are aware by the order of our Governor, Virginia schools are now closed for.

2020 Town Election Update

2020 Kilmarnock Town Council Election will now be conducted via absentee voting  Please be aware of elections coming up in May. Lancaster County Town Elections Notice Lancaster County.

COVID-19 Updates

Town of Kilmarnock is closing all public parks and facilities until further notice. This plan is being placed into effect on Sunday 3/29/2020, to help decrease the spread.

2020 Hometown Hero Applications

“Celebrating Hometown Heroes” Walking Tour honors military veterans from WWI to Desert Storm with banners throughout our Steptoe’s dining and shopping district. Take this self-guided, walking tour of.

March 25 2020 – Special Called Meeting

March 25 2020 - Special Called Meeting (Notice) March 20, 2020 Mayor Mae P. Umphlett has called for a Special Meeting of the Kilmarnock Town Council on Wednesday,.

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What’s Happening in Virginia’s River Realm!

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Wine Down Fridays @ Good Luck Cellars


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Rappahannock Foundation for the Arts Concert: Leahy: Cancelled as of 03 12

March 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Rappahannock River Waterfowl Show-Cancelled

March 21 @ 10:00 am - March 22 @ 5:00 pm

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Lancaster Players-Opal's Million Dollar Duck-Postponed, Date TBD

March 13-15, 20-22, 27-28

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Wine Down Friday at Specials

Friday's each month @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail – Spring Oyster Crawl

April 18 - April 19

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Kilmarnock-Shopping Central

Kilmarnock is the commercial hub of the region. From charming small boutiques and restaurants in walkable Steptoe’s District to our larger chain stores, Kilmarnock is where you’ll come for great shopping, dining or simply strolling.

Located on 9 acres in the heart of Kilmarnock, Town Centre Park is home to the Half Shell Stage, Scottie’s Yard dog park, River Play (a children’s splash area) and a playground. Open Year ‘Round dawn to dusk.

Upcoming Events

2020 Music on the Half Shell Series

2020 Music Schedule

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Kilmarnock Farmers Market

4th Saturday starting May until September

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The Great Kilmarnock Find

Saturday May 2nd, 2020

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Hometown Heroes Preview Party

Saturday May 9th, 2020

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