Best.Day.Ever…National Peanut Day!

Posted on September 13, 2021
BEST.DAY.EVER…National Peanut Day! Come celebrate with us!

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Looking for a unique day exploring Franklin Southampton VA?! Look no further! Franklin Southampton has the best selection of, you guessed it, PEANUTS! The Virginia Jumbo Peanut is quite the celebrity around here. Read below to find out all the places you can grab this snack of many flavors. Travel to each and pick your favorites!

Belmont Peanuts!

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Started in 1993, on their family farm, Belmont Peanuts of Southampton wanted to share the “Great Fresh Taste from the Country” with everyone! Their gourmet deli and specialty shop has peanuts and a full menu of gourmet sandwiches, salads, wraps, wine, beer, and desserts!

Feridies/Peanut Patch Gift Shop!


The Peanut Patch is the oldest gift shop in Southampton County! You can find FERIDIES peanuts and snacks, along with local craft items, Virginia food and wine, and Virginia is for Lovers merchandise!

Gurganus Peanut Outlet!

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Gurganus Peanuts has been a staple in Southampton County since 1991. In addtion to peanuts, the family-owned store offers pumpkins, watermelons, and other fresh produce, depening on the month you visit!

The Hubs Vine!

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The Hubs Vine is a modern market featuring Hubs peanuts, Three Ships Coffee, Richlands and Lolly’s Ice Cream, specialty food, drinks, and games! You can also pick up food in their grab-and-go section along with gifts and goodies!

Newsoms Peanuts!

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Newsoms Peanuts has grown and sold the Virgnia Jumbo Peanut since 1980. The Bunn Family have deep roots in Southampton County and love to share stories when you pay the shop a visit!

Parker’s Peanuts! 

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Dreamt up by US Air Force LT. Colonel Fred Parker, these peanuts have been ‘flying’ into kitchen pantries since 1983! Visit their retail space in Courtland for gifts, peanuts, and something from their coffee bar!

Virginia Peanut Company!

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You can find Virginia Peanut Company’s peanuts in Downtown Franklin at the Gourmet Market! You can even sit down to eat lunch, pick up from their grab-and-go cooler, and enjoy a beverage!

Interested in exploring more of our southeast Virginia area? Find more to do under the Things To Do tab from eating, shopping, attractions, and more!