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Showing 186 Results for: Mar 28, 2015 to Mar 28, 2016

Jun 29, 2013 to Jun 30, 2015

A new exhibition at Colonial Williamsburg’s Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum celebrates the highly decorative and intricate records created by a diverse German-speaking population in early America. “Paper Trail: Recording Rites of Passage in German-Speaking America” is a collection of 17 frakturs — all created in Virginia and Pennsylvania — opening Saturday, June 29 […] Read More »

Feb 14, 2014 to Dec 31, 2015

This wide-ranging new exhibition celebrates the remarkable objects that were created in or imported to the Chesapeake, the Carolina low country, and southern backcountry. Created in conjunction with several sister institutions, the exhibition will highlight the aesthetic diversity brought to the region by the varied cultures and ethnic groups that ultimately defined a unique, early […] Read More »

Jun 7, 2014 to Jun 30, 2016

June 7, 2014 Through June 2016 Take in this new exhibition in the McCarl Gallery that features dozens of quilts that represent the diversity of quilts made in American from the 18th through 20th centuries. Several of the quilts are new to the collection and have never before been seen by the public. Exhibited quilts […] Read More »

Sep 19, 2014 to Sep 8, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily (until 6 p.m. June 15 through August 15). Closed Christmas and New Year’s days.

Objects from The Mariners’ Museum are featured in this special exhibition at Jamestown Settlement tracing the evolution of the dugout canoe through the centuries, from the watercraft of the Powhatan people 400 years ago to multi-log trade vessels and work and racing boats. More than 100 objects from The Mariners’ Museum, including a 19th-century cypress canoe, […] Read More »

Jan 1, 2015 to Dec 31, 2015 at 6:30-7:30 p.m - Weekly Recurring

This family-friendly tour is suitable for all ages and can accommodate wheelchairs and strollers. It’s a spirited, interactive peek at the 21st-century folklore of the Revolutionary City. Read More »

Jan 4, 2015 to Jul 3, 2015

Dive into an immersive and highly emotional adventure with Dolphins and Whales 3D, presented by Jean-Michel Cousteau. This awe-inspiring documentary film will take you from the dazzling coral reefs of the Bahamas to the warm depths of the waters of the exotic Kingdom of Tonga for a close encounter with the surviving tribes of the […] Read More »

Feb 2, 2015 to Apr 30, 2015 at 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Mysteries of the Unseen World takes audiences into earthly worlds that can’t be seen with the naked eye. Visually stunning and rooted in cutting-edge research, Mysteries of the Unseen World will leave audiences in thrall as they begin to understand the enormity of the world they can’t see. Read More »

Feb 21, 2015 to Apr 5, 2015

Leonardo da Vinci and the Idea of Beauty will comprise more than 25 outstanding drawings by the Renaissance genius, including the precious sketches in the Codex on the Flight of Birds and the delicate Study for the Head of an Angel, which Sir Kenneth Clark considered “one of the most beautiful drawings in the world.” […] Read More »

Feb 21, 2015 to Sep 7, 2015 at 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

From the plant to your mug, explore the world’s most popular beverage shipped by sea. This traveling exhibition tells the fascinating story behind everyone’s favorite pick-me-up, coffee! Visitors can visit an 18th century coffeehouse replica and discover how coffee affects cultures, economies and habitats around the world. Read More »

Feb 21, 2015 to May 11, 2015 at 10-11:30 a.m.

Children ages 18-month to pre-school, and their adults, are invited to join us each second Monday of the month for an hour and a half of stories, music, crafts and other activities. This month, February is V is for Valentines. We’ll discover these sentimental gifts that sailors made while at sea. . Read More »

Mar 1, 2015 to Mar 31, 2015 at 9:30-4:30 daily

During the month of March, Berkeley will offer a special rate to homeschooled students and their families. Enjoy a guided house tour and learn 18th century life on a plantation. Explore the museum of paintings and artifacts and walk the five terraces of restored gardens leading to the James River. Picnic area available or bring […] Read More »

Mar 2, 2015 to Mar 30, 2015 at 2:00- 3:00 p.m. - Weekly Recurring

Drop in to get a close look at “Textiles of the Early South,” one of the museum’s newest exhibitions. Then, peer into the textile study drawers and examine additional clothing and needlework from Colonial Williamsburg’s collections Read More »

Mar 2, 2015 to Apr 3, 2015 at 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday

William & Mary is featuring works by photographer Josh Jalbert in a show titled “Signatures.” Jalbert is a photography professor at the Savannah College of Art & Design whose work emphasizes landscape and language, diverging from what an image simply “looks like” to encompass the landscape’s response to his presence. Read More »

Mar 4, 2015 to Mar 28, 2015 at 12:00- 1:00 p.m. - Weekly Recurring

This program explores the experience of women in the ranks and on the battlefield. Part of Women’s History Month programming at Colonial Williamsburg Read More »

Mar 6, 2015 to Mar 28, 2015 at 7-10PM - Weekly Recurring

Enjoy your Friday and Saturday evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout March. Friday March 6th: Pair-a-Docs Saturday March 7th: Strida Friday March 13th: The Love Cats Saturday March 14th: London Friday March 20th: Blue House Saturday March 21st: Nesta Duo Friday March 27th: Nathan Lienard Saturday March 28th: Chrisman Creek Read More »

Mar 12, 2015 to Mar 28, 2015 at Thursday, Friday & Saturday @ 7:30 pm | Saturday & Sunday @ 2:00 pm (subject to change)

Inspired by Hitchcock’s classic tale, this romantic thriller is a fast-paced ride through the signature world of the Master of Suspense. Richard Hannay is visiting 1930′s London when he meets Annabella Smith, who is on the run from foreign agents after a disturbance at a music hall. Later that night, Annabella is murdered and Hannay […] Read More »

Mar 14, 2015 to Sep 7, 2015 at March 14 to May 22, 9 a.m-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, noon-5 p.m. Sundays; May 23 to Sept. 7, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.

Explore TOAD-ally cool creatures and get eyeball to eyeball with live frogs from around the world! View more than 70 live frogs from across the globe, housed in detailed habitats with rock ledges, live plants and waterfalls. Interactive games and displays help visitors of all ages have fun. March 14 to May 22, 9 a.m-5 […] Read More »

Mar 18, 2015 to Jun 10, 2015 at 11:00 am- 12:00 pm

Oxen played an important role in the lives of 18th-century Virginians. They provided the power to pull plows and move heavy loads. Oxen were prefered for long-distance moves, because they were hardier than horses and better able to find food along the way. Though Virginians loved their horses, a yoke of oxen was likely to […] Read More »

Mar 18, 2015 to Jun 24, 2015 at 6-8 p.m. - Weekly Recurring

Spend 2-hours in a hands-on art class designed to bring out creativity in novices and professionals alike. Using different textures, media and techniques, students create one-of-a-kind masterpiece to take home. Classes are small and tailored so friends, coworkers and family are encouraged to come as a group. Sign-up required. Read More »

Mar 21, 2015 to May 30, 2015 - Weekly Recurring

Prime46forty Restaurant is a upscale dining establishment owned and operated by local entrepreneurs, Carroll Bull and Chef Tim Westby-Gibson. Other than serving Prime beef and fresh seafood dishes we offer live music—jazz, blues, oldies. Craft cocktails/beers and a unique wine list. Friendly staff and serving late. Prime46forty has live music every Saturday night featuring local […] Read More »

Mar 21, 2015 to May 29, 2015 at 6-8p.m. - Weekly Recurring

Spend 2-hours in a hands-on ceramics class designed to bring out creativity in novices and professionals alike. Using clay, create a unique masterpiece to take home. Classes have a “theme” – butter dishes, birdhouse, totem, etc. Friends, coworkers and family are encouraged to come together for this fun evening class Read More »

Mar 24, 2015 to Jun 30, 2015 at 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. (alternating) - Weekly Recurring

Spend 2-hours in a hands-on art class designed to bring out creativity in novices and professionals alike. Using different textures, media and techniques, students create one-of-a-kind masterpiece to take home. Classes are small and tailored so friends, coworkers and family are encouraged to come as a group. Sign-up required. Read More »

Mar 26, 2015 to Mar 29, 2015 at Thur.–Sat. at 8pm, Sun. at 2pm

William & Mary Dance and the Orchesis Dance Company presents An Evening of Dance. Under the guidance of W&M Dance faculty, this year’s program features five dynamic world premieres by student choreographers, and is completely produced and performed by members of the Orchesis Dance Company. Read More »

Mar 28, 2015 at 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm

Celebrate St. Patty’s Day by joining beer barons Anthony Frank and Ken Clasen as they lead you through the Irish countryside with an inspirational tasting of brews and traditional foods. Read More »

Mar 28, 2015 at 10:00 am- 4:00 pm

Celebrate the opening of the 22nd dig season of the Jamestown Rediscovery Project at this fun-filled, family friendly day! Guests meet the Jamestown Rediscovery archaeologists and learn about the discoveries made at the James Fort site during the 2014 field season. The day will also include experimental archaeology, historic trades demonstrations, living history programs, and […] Read More »

Mar 28, 2015 to Mar 30, 2015 at 9 AM to 4 PM (10 AM start time on Sun.)

Special 3-day Workshop. Each day begins with a demo and discussion. Topics include (1) Landscape, (2) Architecture with Figures, (3) Portrait. Participants will have ample time for painting and one-on-one instruction. Students are encouraged to work LARGE and to start a new subject each day Read More »

Mar 28, 2015 at 10 am -12 pm

Our chefs will share their secrets for use in your own kitchen, and offer you plenty of samples to inspire your own adventures. Brining is key to moist, tender, flavored meats! In this Chef Keith Nickerson will share which meats to brine, and how with this time-tested, safe, and simple technique. Read More »

Mar 28, 2015 at 1:30pm till 10pm

The Parrotheads of the Philinsula (The Parrothead Club of Williamsburg) annual fundraiser to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project and Guitars for Vets. Registration opens at 1:30pm, warm up starts at 2:00 pm and bags start flying at 3:00 pm. There will be hamburgers, hot dogs, and drinks available for purchase during the tournament so bring […] Read More »

Mar 28, 2015 at 10a.m.-Noon

Learn how to preserve your antiquated books from a conservator. Sessions feature a history of binding, history’s relationship to the condition of old books, and discusses the preservation required to save the books in your collection. Participants are encouraged to bring books they want to preserve, conserve or restore. Read More »

Mar 28, 2015 at 10 am to 11:30 am

Bring your chair, an easel, a sketchpad, or a nature journal and get to know the seasons! Artist Linda Miller will kick off each session with a botany overview for artists. Then take your gear out to the garden to paint and sketch for an hour or two or even the entire day. Rain or […] Read More »

Mar 28, 2015 to Mar 29, 2015 at Tee times TBD

Junior golf tournament for boys & girls that are High School & Middle School age golfers. Tournament is run by the College Prep Golf Tour. Read More »

Mar 28, 2015 to Mar 29, 2015 at Saturday 10a-8a, Sunday 11a-5p

This event affords homeowners the convenience of comparative shopping 100 local companies showcasing the latest products and services in remodeling, decorating and landscaping…all in one convenient location. There is also the Green Thumb Theater Series occurring throughout the course of the week where local and regional experts will be doing gardening/landscaping seminars and demonstrations. Read More »

Mar 28, 2015 at 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join Chesapeake Experience for the 6th annual wine tasting fundraiser March 28th, 2015 from 6:30pm—9:30pm. The event will be in a heated tent at ECO Discovery Park in Jamestown, VA. There will be local wines to sample, delicious foods to taste, live music, door prizes, raffles, silent auction items and much, much more. Proceeds from […] Read More »

Mar 28, 2015 at 11am-1pm

Let your child discover Picasso in our fun and exciting mixed media “funky faces” art class! Ages 5-13 Two different days to choose from Saturday March 28th 11-1 or Spring Break Wednesday April 8th 10am-12pm Cost is $10 per child Space is limited and registration is a must so please call us asap 757-253-6932 check […] Read More »

Mar 29, 2015 at 12:00 - 4:00 PM

Join us for our great Oyster Roast! All you can eat: raw, roasted or steamed. Purchase your tickets in advance at the Riverwalk Restaurant or Water Street Grille and save. Call for ticket information. $. 757.369.5644. ​​ Read More »

Mar 30, 2015 to Mar 31, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

Works by Bernstein (On the Town: Three Dance Episodes), Schubert (Symphony No. 8, “Unfinished”) and Kurt Weill (Symphony No. 2), conducted by Music Director Janna Hymes, in her 11th season. Read More »

Mar 31, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.

NASA science pushes the boundaries of our knowledge about Earth, our Solar System and the universe. Learn about it in this talk by Dr. Ellen Stofan, principal advisor on NASA’s science programs and science-related strategic planning and investments. Our studies of Earth are helping us to better monitor and model our changing climate, while exploring […] Read More »

Apr 3, 2015 to Apr 4, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.- 830 a.m.

Learn about the people who sailed aboard the most famous passenger ship in history. We’ll learn about life aboard ship and the events surrounding the sinking of the Titanic on her maiden voyage. Enjoy crafts and play period games. Pre-registration is required and must be received on or before 5:00 PM, March 20. For more […] Read More »

Apr 4, 2015 at 4:30

When it was built, USS Thresher was the most advanced submarine in the world. It was faster, quieter and dove deeper than any other. But on April 10, 1963, Thresher sank during dive trials off the New England coast. In the worst submarine disaster in history, 129 submariners and shipyard personnel lost their lives. Joe […] Read More »

Apr 4, 2015 at 10 am -12 pm

Take a 45-minute walking tour through our Kings Arms & Wythe House historic gardens; then experience a tasting of historic flavors that come from our garden to your table. Add some variety to your Easter basket and spring table! Join Colonial Williamsburg Pastry Chef Rodney Diehl for inspiration in the Revolutionary City Gardens, then see […] Read More »

Apr 8, 2015 at 10am-12pm

Let your child discover Picasso in our fun and exciting mixed media “funky faces” art class! Ages 5-13 Two different days to choose from Saturday March 28th 11-1 or Spring Break Wednesday April 8th 10am-12pm Cost is $10 per child Space is limited and registration is a must so please call us asap 757-253-6932 check […] Read More »

Apr 9, 2015 at 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Join fiddler Andrea Beaton, piper Dick Hensold and pianist Troy MacGillivray for exuberant Celtic music of Nova Scotia’s Cape Breton Island – the dance-driven rhythms of the ancient strathspeys, reels and jigs, played with joy and underpinned by the syncopated locomotion of traditional Cape Breton piano style. Read More »

Apr 10, 2015 to Apr 11, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. April 10 to 6:30 p.m. April 11

The Virginia Living Museum’s third annual Birding Cup event encourages people to go outdoors, breathe in fresh air, walk, look and listen throughout the Peninsula. This event is a timed search for as many species of birds as can be found within a 24-hour period, ending with a dinner at the museum. Read More »

Apr 10, 2015 to Apr 12, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Conference explores ways to create a layered landscape and effectively transition from one layer to the next with recommended plant selections that range from tall shade trees to low-growing perennial and ground covers. Read More »

Apr 10, 2015 at 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The Civil War has had a lasting impact on American culture. During this special homeschool day, participants will discuss some of these impacts by learning about daily life during the time period including games and songs, creation of ironclads and other technological advances, events leading to war and how using primary sources can help us […] Read More »

Apr 10, 2015 at 5:30- 6:30 p.m.

Let us ease you into your first bourbon, or expose you to some new favorites! Sip and discover fine bourbons, accompanied by intriguing food selections, in this interactive afternoon hosted by the Williamsburg Inn’s knowledgeable and affable Chefs Travis Brust and Scott Watson. $45.50 per person inclusive of tax and service charge Read More »

Apr 10, 2015 to Apr 11, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm daily except Sunday

April 10-11, 2015 Whitework I & II Tuition: $240 2 Day Class – Intermediate Classic Hand Embroidery Techniques for Fine Linens Read More »

Apr 11, 2015 at 9am to 3PM

Open the 2015 car show season and visit beautiful Colonial Williamsburg Virginia for the 16th Annual Williamsburg British Car Club British and European Car Show at Chickahominy Riverfront Park next to the intersection of the James and Chickahominy Rivers. Camping available thru James City County. Registration form on our website. Featured marque is MGA in […] Read More »

Apr 11, 2015 at 10 am -12 pm

Let leafy vegetables inspire you as Williamsburg Inn Executive Chef Travis Brust shares recipes and tricks for adding healthful and versatile green leafy vegetables to your meals. Please wear comfortable walking shoes. 45 minute Garden tour is weather permitting Read More »

Apr 11, 2015 at 10am -4pm

Come out and join us for our BIG 1 year Anniversary Celebration! 20+ local artists and craftsman, free kids art projects and activities, Uncle Dave’s Kettle Corn, Chick-fil-a cow with coupons and goodies, free visit to our Kid’s Art Discovery Center, face painting and much more!! Check out more info on our Facebook page and […] Read More »

Apr 11, 2015 at 10:30, 1:00, 3:00

Meet Anas Todkill, one of the original settlers of Jamestown and a confidant of Captain John Smith as he relates his adventures of the earliest days of the Jamestown Colony. These living history presentations will be held at the Jamestown Memorial Church at Historic Jamestowne Read More »

Apr 11, 2015 at 9 AM to Noon

Free parking for students in our parking lot, which has a one-way entrance from Lafayette St., which is very close to the intersection of Westover Ave. Read More »

Apr 11, 2015 at 10am-1pm

Join The Mariners’ Museum on every 2nd Saturday in March through August for coffee tastings from local roasters and coffee art workshops for both children and adults. Additional fee applies. For more information on this event and on the new exhibition, Coffee: The World in Your Cup, visit MarinersMuseum.org/Coffee. Read More »

Apr 11, 2015 at 10a.m.-Noon

Learn how to preserve your antiquated books from a conservator. Sessions feature a history of binding, history’s relationship to the condition of old books, and discusses the preservation required to save the books in your collection. Participants are encouraged to bring books they want to preserve, conserve or restore Read More »

Apr 11, 2015 to Jul 26, 2015 at 7 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Boat rentals are now available! Whether a die-hard fisherman or just in need of a relaxing day, visit us and start creating your own memories of Lake Maury today. Various boats are available for rental, including paddle boats, jon boats and canoes. The boat dock is open on weekends through July 26. For more information: […] Read More »

Apr 11, 2015 at sunset, 7:30, 8:30, 10 & 11:30 p.m.

Free sky observing begins at sunset at the Virginia Living Museum. Explore the evening skies above Virginia in the planetarium show “Virginia Skies” at 7:30 p.m. Then enjoy music accompanied by dazzling laser light effects in the planetarium shows “Hypnotica” (family) at 8:30, “Laser Metallica” at 10 and “The Vision Bell” at 11:30. Planetarium shows […] Read More »

Apr 12, 2015 at 11a- 5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival featuring over 75 artists, Authors & Artisans for all ages & tastes and 4 areas of Live Music & Performing Arts,Kid’s Activities, Henna, Caricature, Quick Sketches & Face Painting. Presented March- December by Blue Talon Bistro. Read More »

Apr 13, 2015 at 10 A.M. - 11:30 A.M.

Children ages 18-month to pre-school, and their adults, are invited to join us each second Monday of the month for an hour and a half of stories, music, crafts and other activities. Happy Earth day! Let’s celebrate our wonderful planet with Earth-themed crafts and games! For more information: visit MarinersMuseum.org/MaritimeMondays or call (757)596-2222. Read More »

Apr 13, 2015 to Apr 15, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm daily except Sunday

April 13-15, 2015 French Monograms I-III Tuition: $330 3 Day Immersion Class More Classic Hand Read More »

Apr 15, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Live fully-staged opera in Italian with English supertitles. Opera in Williamsburg returns to the Kimball with another world-class cast in Mozart’s brilliant 1790 comedy with ravishing music. Two young lovers test their beloveds, only to find themselves facing the fickle nature of human emotion. Details and tickets at www.operainwilliamsburg.org Read More »

Apr 15, 2015 at 8 PM

Opera in WIlliamsburg presents: Cosi fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Live fully-staged opera. Mozart’s comic masterpiece Cosi fan tutte or “So Do All Women” is a brilliant sitcom from 1790. Beautifully elegant music and superb acting, with world class singers. In Italian, with English supertitles. Conductor: Jorge Parodi. Read More »

Apr 16, 2015 at 7 P.M.

Coffee at night? Why not?! This evening social event will include a hands-on coffee activity, light refreshments, live music, and access to the Museum’s newest exhibition, Coffee: The World in Your Cup. Admission is $10 and covers all coffee related activities. There will also be a cash bar with a signature coffee drink! For more […] Read More »

Apr 17, 2015 at 8 PM

Opera in WIlliamsburg presents: Cosi fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Live fully-staged opera. Mozart’s comic masterpiece Cosi fan tutte or “So Do All Women” is a brilliant sitcom from 1790. Beautifully elegant music and superb acting, with world class singers. In Italian, with English supertitles. Conductor: Jorge Parodi. Read More »

Apr 17, 2015 at 8:00pm

Live fully-staged opera in Italian with English supertitles. Opera in Williamsburg returns to the Kimball with another world-class cast in Mozart’s brilliant 1790 comedy with ravishing music. Two young lovers test their beloveds, only to find themselves facing the fickle nature of human emotion. Details and tickets at www.operainwilliamsburg.org Read More »

Apr 18, 2015 at 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Award-winning photographer Ken Conger teaches a session on nature photography at the VLM, primarily for upper beginners or serious hobbyists. A tripod and laptop with Adobe Photoshop installed would be helpful. $155. Register in advance at 757-595-9135 or online4. Read More »

Apr 18, 2015 at 830a.m. to 11 a.m.

Our 5K color run has many, many surprises including 4 extreme wet stations, colors flying at you with extreme power (Let’s just say we have friends with powerful tools to help!!!) and an awesome, family friendly after party with plenty of food, music and don’t forget…COLOR! Join us for 3.1 miles of fun through New […] Read More »

Apr 18, 2015 at 10am-3pm

Join Sister Cities Yorktown for the 4th Annual Authentic French Market and experience all things French with all of your favorite French products. This annual event celebrates the spirit of the regular Saturday market in Port-Vendres France, Yorktown’s sister city since 1990. Traditional market products such as fresh-baked bread, pastries, confitures, chocolates, soaps, lavender sachets, […] Read More »

Apr 18, 2015 at Morning Session: 9:30 - 11 AM | Afternoon Session: 1 - 3 PM

Are you a fan of Antiques Roadshow? Do you have treasures stored away in your closet and want like to find out how valuable they really are? Join WHRO for the next Antiques Appraisal Fair! Bring 3 items receive a verbal appraisal of each for only $150, bring 2 additional items for $30 each. Read More »

Apr 18, 2015 at Noon - 6:00PM

Absolut Solutions, LLC proudly announces the first Williamsburg Music & Wine Festival on Saturday April 18, 2015 from Noon – 6:00PM. It will be held on the grounds of the Williamsburg Moose Lodge in Williamsburg, VA We are pleased to be hosting food vendors, artists, crafters and musicians alongside nearly a dozen regional wineries showcasing […] Read More »

Apr 18, 2015 at 10 am -12 pm

Take a 45-minute walking tour through our Kings Arms & Wythe House historic gardens; then experience a tasting of historic flavors that come from our garden to your table. In this session, Williamsburg Lodge Executive Chef Anthony Frank highlights herbs – how to combine them for the most flavorful combinations in your dishes. Read More »

Apr 18, 2015 at 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

The Virginia Living Museum celebrates Earth Day with special activities for our animals and guests. Green building and gardening tips, environmental organizations’ displays, earth-friendly vendors, crafts, eco-friendly giveaways recycling for batteries, phones, sneakers Read More »

Apr 18, 2015 to Apr 19, 2015 at Saturdays 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sundays noon-4 p.m.

Choose from an incredible array of beautiful and unusual native plants for a variety of garden sites and styles, from wet ponds to dry rock gardens.. Admission to the plant sale is free. Sale will be held rain or shine. Read More »

Apr 18, 2015 to Apr 25, 2015 at 9:30-4:30 daily

Floral arrangements will be displayed throughout the elegant 1726 manor house. Enjoy walks in the restored boxwood and flower gardens, breathtaking vistas of the James River, and guided house tours with costumed guides. Read More »

Apr 18, 2015 to Apr 19, 2015 at 8am to 9pm daily

National Softball Association Girlls Fastpitch Softball World Qualifier. Read More »

Apr 19, 2015 at 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

All military personnel and their families are invited to Military Appreciation Day, which will include free admission to the Mariners’ Museum with valid military ID, and fun and games in the Park. For more information: MarinersMuseum.org or call (757)596-2222. Read More »

Apr 20, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.

Sip tea and enjoy finger sandwiches, scones and pastries in the midst of the beautiful spring gardens at historic Berkeley Plantation. Includes guided house tour and self-guided garden tour. Reservations required Read More »

Apr 20, 2015 at 5:30- 6:30 p.m.

Join us for an inspiring lecture with T.H. Breen, a leading expert on the American Revolution, and discover the creative conversations with “the people” that led Washington to visit all thirteen states—and as a result to forever transform how American presidents interact with the people who elect them. Read More »

Apr 22, 2015 to Apr 25, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm daily

Basic Embroidery I & II Tuition: $220 2 Day Class Whitework I & II Tuition: $240 2 Day Class Read More »

Apr 23, 2015 to Apr 26, 2015 at Thur.-Sat. at 8pm, Sun. at 2pm

Subtitled A Children’s Tragedy, the first production of this play in 1906 was so incendiary that riots broke out at performances, and the work was subjected to repeated censorship. Later generations have found it a powerful creation, shaped out of the inner experiences of its teenage protagonists. Recently turned into a hit Broadway musical, come […] Read More »

Apr 23, 2015 at 7 p.m.

Archaeologist Warren Riess will speak about his remarkable find under the foundations of a building on Wall Street in New York. In 1982, his team uncovered the hull of an 18th-century merchant ship, the Princess Caroline, buried underneath Lower Manhattan. The ship is now part of the Museum’s permanent collection. Dr. Riess will also be […] Read More »

Apr 25, 2015 at Noon to 5 PM

Come to Legacy Hall and Sullivan Square in New Town and enjoy the day with your family. You may enter our Chalk Drawing contest to win cash (Various Categories) and enjoy all of our family friendly activities. Ride and pony and visit the petting zoo. Climb on a fire truck. Get your Child ID CD […] Read More »

Apr 25, 2015 to Apr 26, 2015 at 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Pirates, representing seafaring life in the late 17th and 18th-centuries, invade Yorktown. Visit the encampment, watch the cannon firing demonstrations, and sing with pirates. Free. 757.890.3500. Read More »

Apr 25, 2015 at 10:30, 1:00, 3:00

Meet Anas Todkill, one of the original settlers of Jamestown and a confidant of Captain John Smith as he relates his adventures of the earliest days of the Jamestown Colony. These living history presentations will be held at the Jamestown Memorial Church at Historic Jamestowne Read More »

Apr 25, 2015 at 10a.m.-Noon

Learn how to preserve your antiquated books from a conservator. Sessions feature a history of binding, history’s relationship to the condition of old books, and discusses the preservation required to save the books in your collection. Participants are encouraged to bring books they want to preserve, conserve or restore. Read More »

Apr 25, 2015 at 10 am -12 pm

Take a 45-minute walking tour through our Kings Arms & Wythe House historic gardens; then experience a tasting of historic flavors that come from our garden to your table. Take a look at the wide world of grains, learn about the history and taste the modern grain dishes with Colonial Williamsburg Executive Chef Rhys Lewis. Read More »

Apr 25, 2015 at 12:15-4 p.m.

Fundraiser for Hospice House & Support Care of Williamsburg. Join in a two-mile leisurely walk, followed by a Celebration of Life. Walk to celebrate the memory of loved ones, in honor of someone, or just to support Hospice House. Registration is $25.00/pp prior to April 1 2015, and $35.00/pp on/after April 1 2015. Hospice House […] Read More »

Apr 25, 2015 to Apr 26, 2015 at Saturdays 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sundays noon-4 p.m.

Choose from an incredible array of beautiful and unusual native plants for a variety of garden sites and styles, from wet ponds to dry rock gardens.. Admission to the plant sale is free. Sale will be held rain or shine Read More »

Apr 25, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.

The Williamsburg Symphonia presents “Side-by-Side,” a joint concert with members of the Williamsburg Youth Orchestras, conducted by Music Director Janna Hymes. It is a unique mentoring experience that provides an opportunity for young musicians to work and perform with the Symphonia’s professional musicians. Read More »

Apr 25, 2015 at 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Instructor: Linda Miller Working with a dogwood bloom drawing created by the artist, participants will learn to mix with primary colors and paint using three key watercolor techniques. All materials provided by the artist. Fee $40.00 10 Seats Time: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm Register with Linda at botanicalarttoday@yahoo.com. SATURDAY APRIL 25, 2015 (RAIN DATE […] Read More »

Apr 25, 2015 at 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

James RiverFest is sponsored by James River Association and Eco Discovery Park to celebrate Earth Day and the James River. Join us for environmental education, boat rides, kayak tours, wildlife, informational booths, touch tanks, craft vendors, guest speakers, a fire engine, musical performers, food vendors and more! Read More »

Apr 26, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.

The Williamsburg Symphonia presents Side-by-Side, a joint concert with members of the Williamsburg Youth Orchestras, under the direction of Music Director Janna Hymes. This is a unique mentoring experience that provides an opportunity for young musicians to work and perform with the Symphonia’s professional musicians. Read More »

Apr 26, 2015 at 1pm to 5pm

The Rotary Club of Williamsburg and the Young Emerging Professionals of Williamsburg (YEP) are pleased to announce the 2nd annual Williamsburg Craft Beer Festival. Rain or shine, the festival will include tastings of 20+ craft beers provided by both local, and national breweries, delicious food, raffles, and great music! Proceeds from the 2015 Williamsburg Craft […] Read More »

Apr 26, 2015 at 10:00am- 5:00pm

ART ON THE SQUARE is a juried show that is dedicated to providing original, high quality, handcrafted and diverse mediums of art. ART ON THE SQUARE will be held on Sunday, April 26, 2015, from 10am to 5pm. It is located in beautiful Colonial Williamsburg on Duke of Gloucester and North Boundary Street in Merchants […] Read More »

May 1, 2015 to May 2, 2015 at 12:30 - 5pm

Primitive needlework artisans offering one of a kind creations and must have needleworker’s accessories at your fingertips. Included in the array: Primitive Cross Stitch Patterns, Punch Needle Patterns, Overdyed Thread, Trims, as well as finished Prim treasures. Read More »

May 2, 2015 to May 3, 2015 at 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Colonial Williamsburg employees, volunteers and retirees combine to present and sell handmade gifts. Luxuriant jams and handmade paintings are only a portion of the fabulous items available for personal enjoyment or as a special gift for that certain someone. Come join us as we celebrate spring with special gifts for you! Read More »

May 2, 2015 at 12pm - 6pm

Join us at the Riverwalk Landing for Yorktown’s annual Blues, Brews & BBQ, a festival on the river. Enjoy downhome blues, incredible microbrews, and amazing BBQ. $. Call 757.877.2933 or visit www.villageevents.org. Read More »

May 2, 2015 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Cheer for your favorite chef! Executive Chef Travis Brust and Executive Chef Anthony Frank, two of Colonial Williamsburg’s culinary greats, will roll up their sleeves and go head-to-head in this lighthearted competition featuring fresh, local ingredients. Read More »

May 2, 2015 at 2PM until 6PM

Don’t miss the premier fundraising event in Williamsburg. Fine & rare wine and extraordinary travel all at auction exclusively through this event! Featuring a wine reception with fabulous fare, hat contest, Derby race raffle and live,giant screen telecast of the Kentucky Derby. Read More »

May 2, 2015 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Take a 45-minute walking tour through our Kings Arms & Wythe House historic gardens; then experience a tasting of historic flavors that come from our garden to your table. You know pesto, now go beyond it as Colonial Williamsburg Executive Chef Rhys Lewis delights your palate with creative basil dishes. Read More »

May 2, 2015 to May 3, 2015 at 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Colonial Williamsburg employees, volunteers and retirees combine to present and sell handmade gifts. Luxuriant jams and handmade paintings are only a portion of the fabulous items available for personal enjoyment or as a special gift for that certain someone. Come join us as we celebrate spring with special gifts for you! Read More »

May 2, 2015 at 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm

Heavy Seas Brewery will travel here from Baltimore to invade our taps inside the Williamsburg Lodge Lounge. As a part of Feast of Fields Weekend, you can stop in to try one or all of their award-winning craft beers and talk with Hugh Sisson, head pirate and Brewmaster, about his dedication to craft and cask […] Read More »

May 2, 2015 to May 3, 2015 at Sat.: 7:30 p.m.; Sun.: 4:00 p.m.

Join the Guild for a thrilling musical visit to all seven continents through voices of people expressed in song. Piano accompaniment, vocal soloists and the Williamsburg Youth Chorale Read More »

May 3, 2015 at 12-5 p.m.

Live music, good food and great beer! The third annual Mariners’ Craft Beer Festival will feature over 15 craft breweries in the unique setting of The Mariners’ Museum’s outdoor courtyards. Your ticket includes 20 craft beer tastings, a souvenir tasting glass, live music by two Hampton Roads bands, food vendors and day’s admission to The […] Read More »

May 3, 2015 at 10am-5pm

Come see artwork by over 40 talented artists at the first juried art show to be held on the beautiful Yorktown waterfront. Painters, sculptors, potters, jewelers and many other innovative and creative artists will participate. Come and select your “People’s Choice” artist. Live entertainment. Food and beverages available. 757.898.5510 Read More »

May 4, 2015 to May 5, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. each night

The Symphonia, Williamsburg’s own professional orchestra conducted by Janna Hymes, presents “The Exquisite Artistry of Zuill Bailey,” cellist, who will perform Schumann’s Cello Concerto in A minor. Other works on the program are by Stravinsky and Mozart. Read More »

May 4, 2015 to May 5, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

 The Williamsburg Symphonia presents Masterworks Concert #5, The Exquisite Artistry of Zuill Bailey, cellist, who will perform Schumann’s Cello Concerto in A minor. Also on the program are works by Stravinsky and Mozart. The Symphonia is conducted by Music Director Janna Hymes, completing her 11th season. Read More »

May 9, 2015 to May 10, 2015 at Tee times TBD

Junior golf tournament for boys & girls that are High School & Middle School age golfers. Tournament is run by the College Prep Golf Tour. Read More »

May 9, 2015 at 10 am to 11:30 am

Ages 8-16 15 Participants Learn how to observe and draw stems, leaves, and flowers from the garden! All materials donated by Linda Miller, artist. Registration is required at sherrypat2@yahoo.com by May 7th Read More »

May 9, 2015 at 10a.m.-Noon

Learn how to preserve your antiquated books from a conservator. Sessions feature a history of binding, history’s relationship to the condition of old books, and discusses the preservation required to save the books in your collection. Participants are encouraged to bring books they want to preserve, conserve or restore Read More »

May 9, 2015 at 10:00 am- 4:00 pm

Participate in a variety of interpretive programs, demonstrations, and tours marking the anniversary of the 1607 founding of Jamestown. “Jamestown Day” features Jamestown Rediscovery’s ongoing archaeological discoveries from James Fort, a variety of English and Powhatan living history demonstrations, ecology presentations, archery demonstrations, and activities for visitors of all ages. Ranger tours will be conducted […] Read More »

May 9, 2015 at 9 am - 1 pm

The Annual Yorktown Market Days season kicks off with more than 35 local farmers, producers, artists and vendors offering a variety of local favorites. The 5th Annual Fitness market adds ways to live a healthier lifestyle with numerous vendors, free health screening, classes & cooking demonstrations.  Free.  Visit www.yorktownmarketdays.com. 757-890-3500.   Read More »

May 9, 2015 at Taste Studio 305 South England Street Williamsburg, VA 23185

Take a 45-minute walking tour through our historic gardens; then experience a tasting of historic flavors that come from our garden to your table. Experience the variety of tastes and textures of mushrooms as Williamsburg Lodge Executive Chef Anthony Frank shows you how to prepare dishes inspired by these sought-after culinary treats, paired with fresh […] Read More »

May 9, 2015 at 6:30 am to 4:30 pm

Help the Virginia Capital Trail Foundation make the Virginia Capital Trail a world-class adventure by joining us for the tenth anniversary of the Capital to Capital Bike Event. Distances include Quarter-, Half-, and Full-Century rides, plus a 15-Mile Fun Ride. Visit our website for full details and to register today! Read More »

May 10, 2015 at 11a- 5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival featuring over 75 artists, Authors & Artisans for all ages & tastes and 4 areas of Live Music & Performing Arts,Kid’s Activities, Henna, Caricature, Quick Sketches & Face Painting. Presented March- December by Blue Talon Bistro. Read More »

May 11, 2015 to May 17, 2015

Come see the best women golfers in the world play at the Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, Virginia in the 2015 LPGA Kingsmill Championship. Read More »

May 15, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

WWC celebrates its 50 years of choral music with a spring concert featuring two commissioned pieces for this event. There will also be a piano and flute duet with Christine Niehaus and Deby Kidney. The chorus is comprised of about 45 women, many of whom traveled last fall to perform in New York City at […] Read More »

May 16, 2015 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Take a 45-minute walking tour through our Kings Arms & Wythe House historic gardens; then experience a tasting of historic flavors that come from our garden to your table. Williamsburg Inn Executive Chef Travis Brust presents flavor-packed, vegetable-driven dishes featuring simple techniques to bring out the best of your garden’s bounty. Read More »

May 16, 2015 to Sep 26, 2015 at 9 am - 1 pm - Weekly Recurring

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. Free. Visit www.yorktownmarketdays.com for more information. Saturdays, May 16 thru Sept 26, 2015.   (No market on June 6 & July 4) Read More »

May 20, 2015 to May 29, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm daily except Sunday

Royal School of Needlework – Certification Embroidery Coursess Read More »

May 20, 2015 at 8 PM

The nine-member men’s vocal ensemble Cantus is known worldwide for its trademark warmth and blend and its engaging performances of music ranging from the Renaissance to the 21st century. The Washington Post has hailed the Cantus sound for its “excessive power” and “spontaneous grace.” Choose from performances in historic churches in Portsmouth and Williamsburg, with […] Read More »

May 21, 2015 at 10:30am-12:30pm

Pianistically flawless,” said The New York Times of Andre-Michel Schub, who has repeatedly performed with the world’s most prestigious orchestras. Hear Schub in this intimate setting with the Virginia Arts Festival Chamber Players. Read More »

May 21, 2015 at 10:30am-12:30pm

“Pianistically flawless,” said The New York Times of Andre-Michel Schub, who has repeatedly performed with the world’s most prestigious orchestras. Hear Schub in this intimate setting with the Virginia Arts Festival Chamber Players Read More »

May 22, 2015 to Jun 28, 2015 at 11 a.m. until one hour before park closing

Tickle those taste buds with the culinary delights at Busch Gardens® Food & Wine Festival. Enjoy authentic tastes from around the world while strolling through the world’s most beautiful theme park. Busch Gardens invites guests to unleash their inner foodie with a variety of dishes and wines not normally served at the park. Individual tasting […] Read More »

May 22, 2015 to Jun 28, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. - Friday Saturday & Sunday - Weekly Recurring

Tickle those taste buds with the culinary delights at Busch Gardens® Food & Wine Festival. Enjoy authentic tastes from around the world while strolling through the world’s most beautiful theme park. Busch Gardens invites guests to unleash their inner foodie with a variety of dishes and wines not normally served at the park Read More »

May 22, 2015 at 8 PM

Tisn’t often a red-headed Irish female fiddler woman is called “the Jimi Hendrix of the violin” (The New York Times) – but that title and more have been bestowed upon this devilishly deft artist. She’s a sought-after collaborator with performers ranging from the London Symphony Orchestra and the Boston Pops to Sting and Patti Smith. […] Read More »

May 22, 2015 at 10:30 AM

Quicksliver Ensemble brings together America’s leading historically-informed performers to explore the rich chamber music repertoire of the early modern period. Described as “drop dead gorgeous with a wonderful interplay of timbres,” (Early Music America) and praised for “impeccable, soulful playing” (The New York Times), Quicksilver is sure to entice in this historically appropriate setting in […] Read More »

May 23, 2015 at 10a.m.-Noon

Learn how to preserve your antiquated books from a conservator. Sessions feature a history of binding, history’s relationship to the condition of old books, and discusses the preservation required to save the books in your collection. Participants are encouraged to bring books they want to preserve, conserve or restore. Read More »

May 23, 2015 at 8 PM

Step back in time….and hear music of the 17th and 18th centuries, performed on period instruments, in the historic setting of Williamsburg! The oldest continually performing musical institution in the United States, The Handel and Haydn Society, was founded in 1815, and offers music lovers the rare opportunity to hear the music of Bach, Vivaldi […] Read More »

May 23, 2015 at 10:30, 1:00, 3:00

Meet Don Pedro de Zuniga, the Spanish ambassador in London as he relates to his king information from his spy network about the English colony in Virginia. Living History presentations will be held at the Jamestown Memorial Church at Historic Jamestowne Read More »

May 23, 2015 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Take a 45-minute walking tour through our Kings Arms & Wythe House historic gardens; then experience a tasting of historic flavors that come from our garden to your table. Asparagus, prized by chefs throughout the ages, is actually an ancient flowering perennial. Enjoy innovative dishes as Colonial Williamsburg Company Executive Chef Rhys Lewis pairs asparagus […] Read More »

May 23, 2015 at 7pm to 9pm

PechaKucha Nights are a fun evening of creative sharing. Friends from the community are invited to share their stories, passion, talent in a fast and fun format showing 20 images for 20 seconds each. You’re invited to come watch, mingle, snack, and be inspired. Who knows, you may just be inspired to present your own […] Read More »

May 24, 2015 at 7 PM

In the world of superstar conductors, there is none so engaging as Nicholas McGegan. As he embarks on his fourth decade on the podium, McGegan, hailed as “one of the finest baroque conductors of his generation” (London Independent), is also recognized for his revelatory explorations of music of all periods. His approach to period style—intelligent, […] Read More »

May 28, 2015 to Jun 13, 2015 at Thurs, Fri, Sat at 7:30 PM & Sat, Sun at 2:00 PM (subject to change)

Set in Damon Runyon’s mythical New York City, this oddball romantic comedy — considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy — soars with the spirit of Broadway as it introduces us to a cast of vivid characters who have become legends in the canon: Sarah Brown, the upright but uptight “mission doll,” out […] Read More »

May 29, 2015 to May 31, 2015 at All Day

Run For The Dream 5K, 8K and Half Marathon runs through Colonial Williamsburg, William and Mary and Carter’s Grove. Start your summer with a great family trip to Williamsburg, and enjoy a great weekend of running and family events! Read More »

May 30, 2015 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Take a 45-minute walking tour through our Kings Arms & Wythe House historic gardens; then experience a tasting of historic flavors that come from our garden to your table. Pastry Chef Rodney Diehl shares his garden-inspired flavor incorporating herbs, with fillings enrobed in rich, decadent chocolate. Read More »

May 30, 2015 at 11:00 am

Experience the thrill of man’s first powered flight as Rainbow Puppet Productions presents The Wright Brothers. We will follow the brothers from early childhood until the moment they make their first powered flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. It’s such a wonderful story with a very important lesson. Orville and Wilbur were successful because they […] Read More »

Jun 1, 2015 to Aug 31, 2015 at 9:30-4:30 daily

Bring the family to Berkeley and learn its amazing history, while searching for treasures along the river shore, gardens and grounds. Children’s brochures and picnic area available. Nature hunt included with regular admission tickets. Read More »

Jun 5, 2015 to Jun 7, 2015 at 9:00 AM thru 7:00 PM

As her first port of call, Yorktown is planning a full three-day event that will include a variety of programs and events for the education and inspiration of the public: receptions and dinners, deck tours and ship events, a Heritage Village traveling exhibit, entertainment, educational programs, and more. A full schedule of events will be […] Read More »

Jun 6, 2015 at 7:30AM - 4:00PM

The Jamestown Gran Fondo has Century, Metric Century and 30 mile options. Each distance is fully supported with mechanics and well stocked aid stations. The Century starts at 7:30AM, the Metric Century at 8:30AM, and the 30 miler at 9AM. Each of these rides is mostly flat but has some long, gradual climbs (max 125 […] Read More »

Jun 6, 2015 to Jun 7, 2015 at 8am- 8pm

This is a premier youth baseball tournament for highly competitive youth travel teams. This event will crown a State Champion in ages 8u through 15u. Read More »

Jun 6, 2015 to Jun 7, 2015 at 8am to 9pm daily

National Softball Association Girlls Fastpitch Softball World Qualifier teams from throughout the state as well as other states compete in ages 10 through 18 Read More »

Jun 7, 2015 at 7AM-11AM

Swim, Bike & Run through Williamsburg and James City County then explore all that the area has to offer. 1500 meter swim, 24 mile bike, 6.2 mile run Read More »

Jun 11, 2015 to Jun 25, 2015 at 6:30pm- 9:30pm - Weekly Recurring

Thursday nights, put on your dancing shoes and join us for this annual concert series featuring a variety of beach music for all ages to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Free. 757.890.3500. June 11 – The Original Rhondels June 18 – Mark Roberts Band June 25 – Carolina Soul Band July 9 […] Read More »

Jun 12, 2015 at 5:30- 6:30 p.m.

The moon still shines in Tennessee! Accompanied by intriguing food selections, enjoy an interactive afternoon of tasting and education about moonshine, hosted by the Williamsburg Inn’s knowledgeable and affable Chefs Travis Brust and Scott Watson. Read More »

Jun 13, 2015 to Jun 14, 2015 at 8AM TO 9PM DAILY

THE 10U AND 12U CLASS A NSA GIRLS FASTPITCH SOFTBALL TRAVEL TEAMS WILL COMPETE FOR THE 2015 STATE CHAMPIONSHIP IN A DOUBLE ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT Read More »

Jun 13, 2015 at 7:00am-4:00pm

This will be an Olympic and Half distance triathlon. The swim takes place in the Jamestown River, the bike is though out Williamsburg and the run is on the trails near the Warhill Sports Complex. Read More »

Jun 13, 2015 to Jun 21, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm daily

The Williamsburg School of Needlework will be offering a summer workshop especially for Altar Guilds and Sacristans. June 13, 2015 – How to Care for Altar Linens Biblical Significance How to Maintain Church Linens A one day Workshop – $79 June 15-17, 2015 Basics in Hand Embroidery Church Linens Basic Embroidery Whitework Embroidery Sacred Crosses […] Read More »

Jun 14, 2015 at 11a- 5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival featuring over 75 artists, Authors & Artisans for all ages & tastes and 4 areas of Live Music & Performing Arts,Kid’s Activities, Henna, Caricature, Quick Sketches & Face Painting. Presented March- December by Blue Talon Bistro. Read More »

Jun 19, 2015 at 7:00 - 10:00pm

Stars aren’t the only things that shine at night—REV3 Glow runners do too! Come on out for an evening of family fun, where you can take part in a 5K or 1-mile fun run dressed to the hilt with glow sticks and all things bright and shiny. Flash and sparkle your way around the course […] Read More »

Jun 20, 2015 at 1:30pm - 5:30pm

Join us for New Town’s Second Annual Summer Fest! Sample craft beers and enjoy live music by The Hark! VIP tasting starts at 12:30PM. Information on how to purchase VIP or regular tickets will be posted on the New Town website shortly (www.newtownwilliamsburg.com. Read More »

Jun 21, 2015 at 8am-4pm

The Focus College Showcase is a great opportunity for rising freshman,sophomores, juniors and seniors in high school to be seen by top college coaches.The 2014 Showcase had over 700athletes and over 50 college coaches in attendance and many more are expected in 2015! Come display your skills to top collegerecruiters on synthetic turf fields beforethe […] Read More »

Jun 27, 2015 at 10 am to 11:30 am

Bring your chair, an easel, a sketchpad, or a nature journal and get to know the seasons! Artist Linda Miller will kick off each session with a botany overview for artists. Then take your gear out to the garden to paint and sketch for an hour or two or even the entire day. Rain or […] Read More »

Jul 1, 2015 to Jul 29, 2015 at Wednesday Jul 1- 7pm - 8:15pm, & Wednesdays Jul 8 through Jul29: 7pm-9pm - Weekly Recurring

The annual Summer Breeze concerts in Merchants Square return to Duke of Gloucester Street for the 24th season. Join us each Wednesday at 7 p.m. for a variety of bands from pop to dance to party. Concerts begin on July 1 and continue through August. July 8 – Rare Mixx July 15 – Tidewater Drive […] Read More »

Jul 4, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.

Annual commemoration honoring Benjamin Harrison V, one of seven Virginia signers of the Declaration of Independence and 18th century owner of Berkeley Plantation. Ceremony included with regular admission tickets. Hosted by the Daughters of the American Revolution Read More »

Jul 8, 2015 to Jul 19, 2015 at Wed.-Sat. at 7:30pm, Sun. at 2pm

Love in spite of it all, love when there is no hope, love because there is nothing else that matters in the end.” Helena, an orphan will little hope but great courage and tremendous intelligence uses every trick in the book to win her man. Is he flawed? Yes, certainly. Does he see what he’s […] Read More »

Jul 9, 2015 to Jul 30, 2015 at 6:30pm- 9:30pm - Weekly Recurring

Thursday nights, put on your dancing shoes and join us for this annual concert series featuring a variety of beach music for all ages to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Free. 757.890.3500. June 11 – The Original Rhondels June 18 – Mark Roberts Band June 25 – Carolina Soul Band July 9 […] Read More »

Jul 11, 2015 at 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Enjoy some live music by 7 Bridges (An Eagles Tribute). More information on tickets and times will be posted shortly on the New Town website (www.newtownwilliamsburg.com) Read More »

Jul 12, 2015 at 11a- 5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival featuring over 75 artists, Authors & Artisans for all ages & tastes and 4 areas of Live Music & Performing Arts,Kid’s Activities, Henna, Caricature, Quick Sketches & Face Painting. Presented March- December by Blue Talon Bistro. Read More »

Jul 23, 2015 to Aug 2, 2015 at Wed.-Sat. at 7:30pm, Sun. at 2pm

Not quite a “sequel” but we do pick up the Roman world we began with Julius Caesar last year. It is many years later and the triumvirate of Octavius, Lepidus, and Antony are still in power though Antony has deserted Rome (and his wife) for the charms of the “temptress of the Nile”. Political maneuvering […] Read More »

Aug 1, 2015 to Aug 2, 2015 at 8AM TO 9PM DAILY

Junior golf tournament for boys & girls that are High School & Middle School age golfers. Tournament is run by the College Prep Golf Tour. Read More »

Aug 5, 2015 at 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

This special Civil War Tour takes you through the life and times of the union soldier at Berkeley Plantation, General McClellan’s headquarters and supply base during July and August 1862.Includes guided house and grounds tour. Refreshments served. Reservations required. Read More »

Aug 5, 2015 to Aug 26, 2015 at All August: 7-8:30pm - Weekly Recurring

Our popular military bands from the USAF and the US Army will return each Wednesday in August: August 5 – TRADOC Brass Ensemble August 12 – USAF Rhythm in Blue Jazz Ensemble August 19 – TRADOC Rock Ensemble August 26 – USAF Heritage of America Concert Band   Concerts are free. Bring a lawn chair. Read More »

Aug 6, 2015 to Aug 21, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm daily except Sunday

A Total Immersion training program for those interested in becoming a professional hand embroiderers in the marketplace. We specialize in training programs in fine hand embroidery for the textile industry. Level I The Basics Level II-IIII Classic Monogramming Hemstitching I & II Needle Tatting I & II Read More »

Aug 9, 2015 at 11a- 5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival featuring over 75 artists, Authors & Artisans for all ages & tastes and 4 areas of Live Music & Performing Arts,Kid’s Activities, Henna, Caricature, Quick Sketches & Face Painting. Presented March- December by Blue Talon Bistro. Read More »

Sep 1, 2015 to Nov 30, 2015 at 9:30-4:30 daily

Bring the family out to Berkeley to explore the colorful autumn gardens, river shore and exhibits, pick a pumpkin and find your way through the corn maze, all while learning Berkeley’s amazing history. The corn maze is included in Berkeley’s regular tour admission, an additional fee is charged to take home a pumpkin Read More »

Sep 12, 2015 to Sep 13, 2015 at 7AM-3PM

In it’s 9th year, The Patriots Triathlon is a extremely popular fast and flat course. Chose from Half Iron, International and Sprint Distance races then spend the rest of your weekend exploring all that the Historic Triangle has to offer! Read More »

Sep 12, 2015 at 4 - 7 PM

The Kiwanis Club of Williamsburg will hold their 36th annual Shrimp Feast, “All you can Eat” Family Fun Event! Shrimp, Hot Dogs, Hush Puppies, Baked Beans, Cole Slaw, Beverages and Beer, Wine available for purchase. Check our website for more details on this great late summer event. Rain or shine Read More »

Sep 13, 2015 at 11a- 5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival featuring over 75 artists, Authors & Artisans for all ages & tastes and 4 areas of Live Music & Performing Arts,Kid’s Activities, Henna, Caricature, Quick Sketches & Face Painting. Presented March- December by Blue Talon Bistro. Read More »

Sep 28, 2015 to Sep 29, 2015

Spectators and fans are welcome to join in the fun of Fireball Run when it rolls into Williamsburg as the 3rd stop of the Fireball Run Space Race. The FIREBALL RUN adventure travel series is the story of 40 teams as they compete in a legendary 8 day, 2000 mile life-sized trivial pursuit game, all while […] Read More »

Oct 3, 2015 to Oct 4, 2015 at 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Williamsburg’s premier juried Art and Music Festival. Fine art. Grand entertainment. Always Free. Food, Wine and Beer. Wine tasting event Sunday afternoon. Children celebrated. Youth art exhibit, performances and hands-on activities. Our favorite weekend. Every year. Always exciting. Always fun. Always the first weekend in October. Splendid. Read More »

Oct 8, 2015 to Oct 23, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm daily except Sunday

Vocational Training in Fine Hand Embroidery. Full Immersion Courses for the Professional Hand Embroiderer and Designer. Level I The Basics Basic Embroidery Whitework Level II & III Sacred Crosses & Monograms for Church Work Hemstitching I & II Hemstitching fine linens for churches Needle Tatting I & II Hand Tatting fine lace trimwork for altar […] Read More »

Oct 9, 2015 at 5-9 PM

Savannah, GA artist David Gildersleeve makes his annual return to Williamsburg, VA for an artshowing and signing at Quirks of Art. Read More »

Oct 10, 2015 to Oct 12, 2015 at 2:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m.

This unique tour of Edgewood, Berkeley and Shirley Plantations will give an insight of the spirits and mysteries of these three historic homes in Charles City, Virginia. Hear the haunting tales of the paranormal activities at each site on a progressive tour offered on October 10, 12 & 24 2015. The tour begins at Shirley […] Read More »

Oct 11, 2015 at 11a- 5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival featuring over 75 artists, Authors & Artisans for all ages & tastes and 4 areas of Live Music & Performing Arts,Kid’s Activities, Henna, Caricature, Quick Sketches & Face Painting. Presented March- December by Blue Talon Bistro Read More »

Oct 17, 2015 at 10 am to 11:30 am

Bring your chair, an easel, a sketchpad, or a nature journal and get to know the seasons! Artist Linda Miller will kick off each session with a botany overview for artists. Then take your gear out to the garden to paint and sketch for an hour or two or even the entire day. Rain or […] Read More »

Oct 24, 2015 at 2:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m.

This unique tour of Edgewood, Berkeley and Shirley Plantations will give an insight of the spirits and mysteries of these three historic homes in Charles City, Virginia. Hear the haunting tales of the paranormal activities at each site on a progressive tour offered on October 10, 12 & 24 2015. The tour begins at Shirley […] Read More »

Nov 1, 2015 at noon until 4:00

Celebrate the First Thanksgiving in the New World Join us for a day dedicated to history, food and fun with tours of the 1726 manor house, a living history program, tribal dancers, arts, crafts & jewelry vendors, choral music, traditional Thanksgiving dinner and a re-enactment of the Landing of Capt. Woodlief & his men. Nowhere […] Read More »

Nov 8, 2015 at 11a- 5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival featuring over 75 artists, Authors & Artisans for all ages & tastes and 4 areas of Live Music & Performing Arts,Kid’s Activities, Henna, Caricature, Quick Sketches & Face Painting. Presented March- December by Blue Talon Bistro. Read More »

Dec 5, 2015 at 2:30 & 3:30

Break away from the hustle and bustle of the holidays and let your imagination travel back to a by-gone era. Partake in a progressive candlelight tour of Edgewood, Shirley and Berkeley Plantations. Enjoy the famous hospitality at these three historic homes with Christmas celebrations through four centuries of history. The tour begins at 2:30 & […] Read More »

Dec 5, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.

Begin your afternoon touring the 1726 manor house, beautifully decorated with fresh arrangements and wreaths cut from Berkeley’s boxwood, cedar and holly trees. Following the tour gather for a wreath-making workshop creating your own Berkeley wreath. Refreshments served. Reservations required. Read More »

Dec 10, 2015 at 2:30 & 3:30

Break away from the hustle and bustle of the holidays and let your imagination travel back to a by-gone era. Partake in a progressive candlelight tour of Edgewood, Shirley and Berkeley Plantations. Enjoy the famous hospitality at these three historic homes with Christmas celebrations through four centuries of history. The tour begins at 2:30 & […] Read More »

Dec 12, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Come to Historic Berkeley Plantation and learn how the Harrison family celebrated Christmas during the 18th century with caroling, Christmas stories and decorations of fresh greenery and natural arrangements. Refreshments served. Reservations required. Read More »

Dec 13, 2015 at 11a- 5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival featuring over 75 artists, Authors & Artisans for all ages & tastes and 4 areas of Live Music & Performing Arts,Kid’s Activities, Henna, Caricature, Quick Sketches & Face Painting. Presented March- December by Blue Talon Bistro. Read More »

Dec 26, 2015 at 2:30 & 3:30

Break away from the hustle and bustle of the holidays and let your imagination travel back to a by-gone era. Partake in a progressive candlelight tour of Edgewood, Shirley and Berkeley Plantations. Enjoy the famous hospitality at these three historic homes with Christmas celebrations through four centuries of history. The tour begins at 2:30 & […] Read More »

Jan 16, 2016 at 7:00 pm

For the most up-to-date information for this and all Tribe Athletics events, including any changes due to inclement weather, please visit the Tribe Women’s Basketball Schedule website.  Read More »