Category: Community Events

5 Things to Know About Founders Pointe

Want to know about one of the best kept secrets in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia? Look no further than Founders Pointe— a nicely removed from the city, waterfront community in the Carrollton area of Isle of Wight County– just ten minutes from the historic town of Smithfield. Over 250 families have already chosen to… Continue Reading

Isle of Wight County and Smithfield- A Perfect Weekend Getaway

Looking for a weekend getaway? Has the city congestion got you feeling stressed? Founders Pointe is nicely removed from the city and is located in Isle of Wight County, just a few minutes from the town of Smithfield. Rediscover a small town atmosphere and enjoy the benefits year round of living in a place where… Continue Reading

The Virginia Company Serves Founders Pointe

A Taste of Carrollton The Virginia Company turned the Founders Pointe Residents’ Club into a fine restaurant for one night exclusively for our residents to enjoy some of their delicious food and beverages. Kevin Blair and his chef put together a fantastic evening that our members will not soon forget! The wine and food tasting… Continue Reading

Summertime Fun In July

                  Summer camp and sno-cones keep all the kids hype While book club and swim lessons give everyone might. We’ve got luaus and leis and all things Hawaiian, And Ladies Night and Men’s Night to keep everyone smilin’ Don’t forget Adult Pool Night plus a drink or… Continue Reading

Soak up the small town charm of Smithfield & Isle of Wight County

  Tucked away in the southern most region of Hampton Roads is the charming hamlet of Smithfield in Isle of Wight County.  Here, perched along the James River, summer days are steamy, the kids are out of school, and everyone is cruising for something fun to do. Have no fear; we have the 4-1-1 on… Continue Reading

Culinary Adventures with Founder’s Foodies

The Founder’s Foodies is a group of like-minded “foodies” who gather at the Founders Pointe Residents’ Club to experience culinary adventures, sample regional cuisine, share favorite foods and drinks, while also delving into the science of cooking.   Recently we interviewed one of the founders of this group, Chrissy Erpelding, to see how the Foodies got… Continue Reading

Founders Pointe TV Commercial Helps to Promote the Parade of Homes Event

  The Peninsula Housing & Builders Association Parade of Homes event is almost here! The home show starts this Saturday at 11 am and runs for 16 straight days to October 16th. This will be the second major home show extravaganza as the community hosted TBA’s first ever Spring Homearama in 2010. East West Communities… Continue Reading

Discover Unique Gift Shopping at House #4 at the Parade of Homes!

The Frilly Lilly is Coming to Founders Pointe! If you’re planning to attend the PHBA Parade of Homes event at Founders Pointe (which runs Oct. 1 – 16th), be prepared to experience more than a luxury home show with spectacular home furnishings and the latest in design ideas & technology. The PHBA and East West Communities… Continue Reading

Delicious Eats in Historic Smithfield

One of the amazing things about living near Historic Smithfield is all the delicious food the town has to offer. Smithfield Station Waterfront Restaurant, Inn and Marina overlooks the Pagan River on South Church Street. Come out to this award winning resort marina and enjoy their delicious crab cakes while sitting on the deck enjoying… Continue Reading

Spectacular Summer Activities at Founders Pointe!

The Founders Pointe Residents’ Club features programmed activities and special events for the residents year round. Summer is a busy time of year. Check out some of the highlights this month! Kids Night Out: Summer Celebration: Saturday, June 25th from 6-9pm Send the kiddos to the clubhouse for a night out of celebrating the end… Continue Reading