No parking on Main Street as of 6 PM, December 13th for the 41st Lighted Christmas Parade. All of Main St. closes from 6:45 to ~ 8:00 PM.


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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Candidate Deadline is March 3, 2020

If  you are interested in running for Town Council in the May, 2020 elections, you must complete a Certificate of Candidate Qualification and a Declaration_of_Candidacy. Both are to.

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.

DecemberTown Meetings

Committee Meetings:December 12th (date change), beginning at 8:30 AM; Planning Commission-December 4th at 7 PM; Town Council December 16th at 7 PM.

Job Opening: Police Officer

Kilmarnock Police Department is accepting applications for a full time police officer position.  Applicants that are DCJS certified are preferred, Criminal Justice Academy Training scholarships available with employment.

41st Lighted Christmas Parade

Rock the annual Christmas Parade like a boss on Friday, December 13th! No on street parking as of 6:00 PM with full Main Street closure as of 6:45PM-that.

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Beware Utility Scams During the Holidays

Dominion Energy Offers Helpful Tips for Avoiding Utility Scams - Signs of scams include aggressive threats, insistence on immediate payment - Report suspicious activity to Dominion Energy and.

What’s Happening in Virginia’s River Realm!

Make plans to attend these fun events.

RAL Holiday Shop

December 1st-28th

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Walk in the Park

Wed. Dec 4th, 11th and 18th

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41st Lighted Christmas Parade

December 13 @ 7:00 pm

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Journey to Bethlehem: A Drive-Through Celebration of Christmas

December 14 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Rappahannock Foundation for the Arts Concert: The Barefoot Movement

December 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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The Christmas Fir-A children's play

December 15 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Christmas Pet Parade with Santa

December 21 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

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Holiday Classics at Good Luck Cellars

December 21: 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

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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

Countdown to Christmas at Town Centre Park

Saturday Nov. 30th @ 5PM

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Walk in the Park

Wed. Dec 4th, 11th and 18th- 5:30PM-7:30PM

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Kilmarnock Trolley Express

Friday and Saturday Dec. 6th and 7th

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2020 Music on the Half Shell Series

2020 Music Preview COMING!

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