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Pick the Perfect Pumpkin in Hanover

Guide to Pumpkin Patches in Hanover County It’s no secret that fall makes us crazy for pumpkins! With approximately 600 farms located within Hanover County, we have a great selection pumpkin patches the whole family will enjoy. And, since we’re conveniently located within 30 miles of downtown Richmond, you won’t need to drive far to find the perfect pumpkin for carving or… View Article

Green Top Celebrates 70th Anniversary with Massive Outdoor Expo | Oct. 7-8

When Cecil Hopkins founded Green Top in 1947 at a small gas station on Rt. 1 just north of Richmond, he had no idea that he was laying the foundation for what would become the largest independent hunting and fishing retailer on the east coast. Over the past 70 years, Green Top has developed an extremely loyal following. Before the start of… View Article

Old Church Creamery Establishes New Production Facility in Hanover

Old Church Creamery, a family-owned business located in Mechanicsville, Virginia, has opened a new production facility in Hanover at 8098 Shady Grove Road. The company is a family owned business that was started in 2008 by Keith and Catherine Long in the Old Church area of Hanover County. The family then moved to King William County in order to rent a larger farm… View Article

Making Exports Work For Your Hanover Business

Business owners are invited to attend Exploring Exporting on September 20, 2017 from 4:00 – 5:30pm.  The event will be held at Center of the Universe Brewing Company and the topic is how to get started with exporting. Since the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, the world Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has grown from approximately $34 trillion to $82 trillion. The vast majority of… View Article

Hanover Businesses Provide Vital Support to the Community

Not only do businesses of all sizes, industries, products and services serve as the backbone to the local economy, they also provide financial, in-kind and volunteer support to local events, teams, causes and organizations. Without the sponsorship of our businesses, many fun-filled and meaningful functions would struggle to thrive or even survive. A great example is the Hanover Autumn Fest and 5K… View Article

Fall Fun at the Hanover AutumnFest and 5K

Hanover AutumnFest, presented this year by Anton Paar, will be back again on September 30th at the historic Hanover Tavern. The event includes Kids 1K Fun Run and 5K Race, followed by a festival of live music, local craft beer, Virginia wine, fall harvest foods, and family activities! The AutumnFest 5K starts at the Hanover County Courthouse complex, continues past historic Hanover Tavern, through the… View Article