A number of lake businesses will participate in the Smith Mountain Lake Pirate Days July 19-21.
Participating business will offer a number of prizes for kids who visit their stores with their parents.
Prizes range from a pirate coloring contest, pirate rings for the kids, pirate coins and tattoos to pirate games and grab bags for children.
Many store employees will be dressed in pirate attire during the weekend.
Some restaurants will offer pirate food and drink, while others will host pirate parties.
For more information and a list of the participating businesses, visit www.smlpirate.com, or email smlpirate.com.