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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 »

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 »

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 »

Apr 7, 2015 to Nov 29, 2015 at 9:00 am- 4:45 pm

Spies needed! The British have invaded Virginia and General Cornwallis is bringing more troops from the south. To thwart the enemy’s attack, Gov. Thomas Jefferson needs you to be his eyes and ears in Williamsburg. Gather clues, decipher secret messages, and save the Revolution in this popular alternate-reality spy game. Pick up your “Set of […] Read More »

Apr 30, 2015 to Dec 31, 2015 at Thursdays - 1:00pm - 4:00pm & Fridays - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Get creative together! Bring in your family or group for a 2-hour lesson with our artist-in-residence and make a ceramic birdhouse, mug and other project. Need different times/days? Call to schedule your own. Costs includes clay and first firing. Pre-registration required. Visit our website for details. Read More »

May 1, 2015 to Oct 31, 2015

“Las Bicicletas”(TM) is a traveling art exhibition by international artist Gilberto Aceves Navarro. The exhibition’s mission connects people and the environment and promotes health, happiness and art. Forty “bicicletas” sculptures are hosted by the City of Williamsburg from May through October. Can you find them all? Tag your photo #RideWithArt to join the movement. Read More »

May 2, 2015 to Aug 29, 2015 at 6 p.m.-8 p.m. - Weekly Recurring

Bring yourself – or a group — for a 2-hour lesson with our artist-in-residence and make a ceramic birdhouse, mug and other project. This is a fun bonding time for friends, family or couples. Costs includes clay and first firing. Pre-registration required. Visit our website for details. Read More »

May 7, 2015 to Aug 27, 2015 at 1 p.m.-3 p.m. - Weekly Recurring

Get creative together! Bring in your family or group for a 2-hour lesson with our artist-in-residence and make a ceramic birdhouse, mug and other project. Need different times/days? Call to schedule your own. Costs includes clay and first firing. Pre-registration required. Visit our website for details Read More »

May 23, 2015 to Nov 14, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00pm

Art in the ‘Burg, a new bi-weekly art fair in the Williamsburg Arts District featuring Historic Triangle artists and craftsmen. New artists and craftsmen are always being sought. The event, sponsored by the Williamsburg Arts District Association, is free to the public. Starting May 23rd 2015 and every other Saturday thereafter until November 14, 2015. 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 15, 2015 to Sep 7, 2015 at 9:00am - 5:00pm

From the plant to your mug, explore the world’s most popular beverage shipped by sea. Guests can see the evolution of coffee, from its origins in Ethiopia, to the hand-picked coffee berries in Costa Rica, all the way to roasting centers across the globe. Try to lift a 125-pound coffee sack, smell the unique coffee […] Read More »

Jun 15, 2015 to Sep 7, 2015 at 9:00am - 5:00pm

Dive into the ocean depths this summer! This exhibition highlights the adventure of deep-sea exploration and discovery. Fly a remotely-operated vehicle over a model of the Titanic’s deck. Explore creatures that live at the bottom of the sea. Control Alvin’s robotic arm to pick up lava rocks and clams from the sea ­floor. Children of […] Read More »

Jun 15, 2015 to Oct 30, 2015 at 10:30am; 11:30am; 1:30pm; 2:30pm; 4:30pm

Jump inside the DEEPSEA CHALLENGER and take a thrilling voyage to the deep sea and witness things you’ve never seen before! On March 26, 2012, James Cameron (best known for Titanic and Avatar) went on a record-breaking solo dive to the deepest known place on Earth—The Mariana Trench. Watch this breathtaking footage as Cameron and […] Read More »

Jun 18, 2015 to Aug 27, 2015 at 6:00pm - 10:00pm - Weekly Recurring

Bring a blanket or favorite chair & enjoy live music by some of the area’s hottest bands on the banks of Lake Maury. The Mariners’ Museum Summer Concert Series is every Thursday night June – August. For more information and full band schedule, visit MarinersMuseum.org/ThursdaysBytheLake or call (757)596-2222 June 25: The Janitors Read More »

Jun 22, 2015 to Sep 4, 2015 at 9:30am, 10:00am, 12:30pm, 1:00pm, 3:30pm, 4:00pm

Experience the ups and downs of life on land and sea in this totally turtle coming of age story. From the warm waters of the tropics to the icy Antarctic, join Sammy and his friends on an exciting journey through immersive environments. Swim through colorful coral reefs and enjoy a dazzling ride on a fun-loving […] Read More »

Jul 1, 2015 to Jul 31, 2015 at Open Hours

Come out to the Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and unique ‘Wood Carving’ exhibit, featuring Doug Zaller, wood carver. In addition to the ‘Wood Carving’ exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale. Closed Mon. Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information. Read More »

Jul 1, 2015 to Sep 6, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m - Weekly Recurring

Busch Gardens® celebrates America with a bang during a patriotic summer spectacular, Star Spangled Nights, every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Sept. 6. Guests can enjoy patriotic sights during the day and at night, the sky lights up with fireworks choreographed to an original moving soundscape Read More »

Jul 4, 2015 to Dec 25, 2015 at 8-11p

Live music variety(Modern & Classic Rock, R & B, Blues, Americana) each Fri & Sat night less than 10 min from Downtown Williamsburg at Cogan’s Deli & Sports Pub in New Town. Read More »

Jul 9, 2015 to Aug 27, 2015 at 7:30pm-9:00pm - Weekly Recurring

Join us each week on Thursdays for Aromas Open Mic night! Sing, read poetry, and join some of the most talented musicians in Hampton Roads for a great time! Get here early to grab a yummy dinner and the best seats Read More »

Jul 10, 2015 to Jul 31, 2015 at various days and times - see description - Weekly Recurring

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout July. Fri July 10th: Billy Joe Trio Live! 8pm-11pm Sat July 11th: London Live! 8pm-11pm Fri July 17th: The Charltones Live! 8pm-11pm Sat July 18th: Mike de Moss Live! 8pm-11pm Thur July 23rd: Ron Fetner Live! 7pm-10pm Sat July 25th: Hector Live! […] Read More »

Jul 10, 2015 to Jul 31, 2015 at times varies - see description

Theme dances Friday nights thru July. Guest and house bands and performers, sea shanty singers, nautical music and displays. Food and beverages available for purchase. Admission varies. $ 757.887.2641 July 10 –  Shanty Grass 6-8pm July 17 – Pirate Palooza with Hysterically Correct 6-8pm July 24th – LCV Project 6-8pm July 31 – Contra Dance […] Read More »

Jul 11, 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 »

Jul 19, 2015 to Nov 8, 2015 at 12:15, 1:15, 2:15 & 3:15 PM - July thru Nov, 2015 - see description

Volunteers demonstrate the firing of Revolutionary War Cannon and discuss their role during the 1781 Siege of Yorktown. $ 757.898.2410 July 19 – Royal Artillery – British Artillery – 6 lb ball cannon Aug 2 – Royal Artillery Aug 30 – Lamb’s Artillery – Continental Army – 18 lb ball cannon Sept – 13 – […] Read More »

Jul 20, 2015 to Aug 24, 2015 at (10:00AM - 12:30PM and/or 2:00PM - 4:30PM) - Weekly Recurring

Bring your child to On the Hill Gallery every Monday for a summer “Relief” art class. Break away from the boredom and come each Monday for a fun art project presented by local artists. Bring their lunch and stay all day or if they don’t have the time just take a morning or an afternoon […] 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 »

Jul 24, 2015 to Sep 11, 2015 at 7pm - 9:30 pm - Friday Nights - Weekly Recurring

Grand buffet dinner & a family friendly, audience participatory play. My Big Fat Greek Murder, a Killer Comedy by Nita Hardy. Coupons available Read More »

Jul 24, 2015 to Aug 2, 2015 at (see website for schedule)

Get your tickets today for this fantastic musical, where YOU are invited to become part of the family! The cast is ready. The crew is ready. The musicians are ready. All we need is YOU! This is a special event and not part of the Player’s season. As such, it requires buying a ticket. The […] Read More »

Jul 25, 2015 to Sep 5, 2015 at 1:00 - 3:00 PM

Beginning Saturday, July 25th, Yorktown Battlefield, the headquarters and a unit of Colonial National Historical Park, proudly presents its own Ranger Jerome Bridges and portrayal of a soldier of color assigned to the Rhode Island Light Infantry, present at the battle of Yorktown, September and October of 1781. $ 757.898.2410 Read More »

Jul 25, 2015 to Aug 29, 2015 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm - Weekly Recurring

Who will be crowned the ROV Challenge Champion? Discover the world of underwater exploration technology as you build a remotely-operated vehicle (ROV) and use it to compete in daring challenges! Price: $15 Members/$20 non-members. Families of 3 or more receive a 25% discount! Advanced registration is recommended as space is limited. Walk-up registration will be […] Read More »

Jul 31, 2015 to Aug 28, 2015 at dates and times vary - Weekly Recurring

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout July. Fri July 31st: The Wampler Brothers Live! 8pm-11pm Sat August 1st: Strida Live! 8pm-11pm Thur August 6th: Hector Live! 7pm-10pm Fri August 7th: Blue House Live! 8pm-11pm Sat August 8th: London Live! 8pm-11pm Fri August 14th: Hector Live! 8pm-11pm Sat August […] Read More »

Jul 31, 2015 to Aug 2, 2015 at Fri- 8pm | Sat- 7:30pm | Sun - 11:30am

It’s Summertime! Enjoy all that Williamsburg has to offer such as the Summer of Freedom Concert Weekend at Lake Matoaka Amphitheatre at the College of William & Mary. Make sure to get the hottest tickets of the summer now! Purchase VIP (Fri & Sat), Reserved and Lawn tickets for each day. Friday  – July 31 […] Read More »

Jul 31, 2015 to Aug 1, 2015 at 8 PM to 10 PM

Cliff is performs all over the country with multiple sets and hours of material, he was the winner of Port City’s Top Comic 2013, Comedy Zone’s Almost Famous competition in 2013 and chosen as a semifinalist in Comedy Central’s Up Next competition/talent search. has been heard on XM radio and made he network television debut […] Read More »

Aug 1, 2015 at 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Kick off National Farmers Market Week at the Williamsburg Farmers Market. The vendors will have lots of summer produce, fruit, flowers, eggs, artisan chocolate, meat, cheese, honey, baked goods, peanuts and handmade soaps and so much more! Andrew Shield will perform from 9:00 am until 11:00 am. The market is open every Saturday from 8:00 […] Read More »

Aug 1, 2015 to Sep 30, 2015 at Open hours

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and picturesque ‘Mixed Media and Wild Life’ art exhibit. In addition to the exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale. Closed Mon. Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information. Read More »

Aug 1, 2015 to Aug 31, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (until 6 p.m. through August 15)

Compare and contrast tools and technology used by people in the 17th and 18th centuries for farming, fishing, hunting, defense, navigation and building through interpretive programs and hands-on activities. Read More »

Aug 1, 2015 to Aug 2, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Scrape out a Powhatan-style canoe, hear sea chanteys, and learn about life along the Chesapeake Bay through crafts, games and the special exhibition “Working and Racing on the Bay: The Chesapeake Log Canoe.” Special event part of “Tools of the Trade” theme month in August. 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 2, 2015 at 2pm-4pm

Join us for a Royal Meet and Greet! Prince Charming and Snow White will be at Great American Cookies Williamsburg! Read More »

Aug 2, 2015 at 12:30-5pm

The Junior Woman’s Club of Williamsburg presents Whistle Belly, a Virginia Craft Beer & More festival crafted by DoG Street Pub. 36 breweries, over 90 beers, local wine, colonial cocktails. Food from DoG Street Pub, Trellis Bar & Grill & Blue Talon Bistro. All you can eat & drink for only $50. Limited Early Access […] Read More »

Aug 2, 2015 to Aug 30, 2015 at 3:45PM - Weekly Recurring

Performance at 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418. Read More »

Aug 2, 2015 at 8:30 pm

Summer Movies on Prince George Street – every Sunday night at Dusk. Tonight’s Movie: Big Hero 6 – sponsored by the William & Mary Bookstore! Read More »

Aug 2, 2015 at 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Singing bluegrass, country, folk and contemporary selections, this popular group will perform in the churchyard at Grace Episcopal Church. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490 Read More »

Aug 3, 2015 at 10:00am - 11:30am

Children ages 18-month to 5th grade are invited to join us each Monday through the summer for an hour and a half of stories, music, crafts and other activities. Learn about surfing and the balance needed to not “wipe-out!” For more information: visit MarinersMuseum.org/MaritimeMondays or call (757)596-2222 Read More »

Aug 3, 2015 to Aug 6, 2015 at 9am to 12pm

Junior will learn etiquette, rules of golf, putting, chipping, pitching, sand play, full swing, and on-course instruction. Age appropriate games will be used to incorporate proper skills and technique needed for golf. Read More »

Aug 4, 2015 at (6:30 - 8:00 PM)

This weeks featured group is The U.S. Coast Guard Ceremonial Band from Yorktown, Virginia, this is one of three bands in the Coast Guard and provides support for military functions at the Training Center to include Change of Commands, retirements, military honors, memorial services, and local civic celebrations. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. […] 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 5, 2015 at All Day

Celebrate with us! Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 is our ONE YEAR anniversary. We are going to offer a FREE Regular Size Cookie with any beverage purchase if you say “Happy Anniversary” when placing your order. Additional Specials will include: 35% off Cookie Cakes, $.99 Regular Size Cookies, $10 for a Dozen Regular Size Cookies, $2.00 […] Read More »

Aug 5, 2015 at 6:30pm - 8 pm

Naval Weapons Station Yorktown commemorates its 97th birthday celebration with a concert by the United States Fleet Forces Band. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500 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 6, 2015 at 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Bring a blanket or favorite chair & enjoy live music by some of the area’s hottest bands on the banks of Lake Maury. The Mariners’ Museum Summer Concert Series is every Thursday night June – August. For more information and full band schedule, visit MarinersMuseum.org/ThursdaysBytheLake or call (757)596-2222 Read More »

Aug 7, 2015 at 8pm

Join us for an evening filled with Magic and Wonder by performers from around the world. Magic, Ventriloquism, Comedy and Fun! Featuring: Greg Britt from New Zealand; Gene Cordova, TN; Tim Sonefelt, SC; Chris Capehart, NY. Tickets on sale at the door. Read More »

Aug 7, 2015 at 5:00-7:00PM

Learn more about the archaeology at Menokin from Dr. David A. Brown and Thane H. Harpole, co-Directors of the Fairfield Foundation and co-owners of DATA Investigations, LLC. Menokin is the most engaging preservation project in America. It is now the evocative remains of the home of patriot Francis Lightfoot Lee, one of Virginia’s seven signers […] Read More »

Aug 8, 2015 at sunset, 6:30, 7:30, 8:30, 10 & 11:30 p.m.

Free sky observing begins at sunset (weather permitting) at the Virginia Living Museum, and a slate of four planetarium shows. Shows $6 each, or $10 for two. The Wild Side Café is open 6 to 9 p.m. Read More »

Aug 8, 2015 at 10:00am - 1:00pm

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 »

Aug 8, 2015 at 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm

Join Executive Chef Rhys H. Lewis and wine expert Noreen Graziano for an interactive, educational, and fun wine tasting accompanied by small bites. Explore Cabernet Sauvignon, the king of red grapes. Read More »

Aug 8, 2015 at 10am-11:30am

Quirky Quilling! Saturday 8/8 10am-11:30am Ages 6-+ $15/child $10/additional sibling Registration is required through Artfully Yours Call to register! What’s Quilling you ask: Quilling, also known as paper filigree, involves rolling strips of paper into shapes and designs to create a larger picture. The technique first started in the Renaissance when nuns and monks used […] Read More »

Aug 8, 2015 at 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Help celebrate “Virginia’s Year of the Frog.” Representatives of the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries will help us learn about our Virginia frog friends, their habitats and their survival challenges. Take-home crafts and activities. Included in Museum admission Read More »

Aug 8, 2015 at 10:30, 1:00, 3:00

Meet Joan Pierce, a dauntless Englishwoman of early Jamestown as she recounts the  challenges of being one of the earliest colonial women in Virginia. Read More »

Aug 9, 2015 at 8:30 pm

Summer Movies on Prince George Street – every Sunday night at Dusk. Tonight’s Movie: To Have and Have Not – Humphrey Bogart & Lauren Bacall!! Read More »

Aug 9, 2015 at 11a-5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival in Downtown Williamsburg from March – December, featuring 4 blocks of Live entertainment, including many styles of Live music and dance, Living History, over 75 varied Artisans, opportunities for kids and adults to do art projects, Henna, Hair Weaving, Balloon Artist, Face Painting. Presented by The Blue Talon Bistro. Read More »

Aug 9, 2015 at 5:00 - 6:30 PM

Nashville recording artist and popular performers from Donk’s theater, this dynamic sister trio entertains with contemporary and country music. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490 Read More »

Aug 10, 2015 at 10:00am - 11:30am

Children ages 18-month to 5th grade are invited to join us each Monday through the summer for an hour and a half of stories, music, crafts and other activities.There are so many different ways to have fun with boats on the water. Come sail away with us! For more information: visit MarinersMuseum.org/MaritimeMondays or call (757)596-2222 Read More »

Aug 11, 2015 to Aug 25, 2015 at 6:30-8pm - Weekly Recurring

Tuesdays, August 11, 18, 25, 2015 – A different ensemble performs each week presented by musicians from Langley Air Force Base and Ft. Eustis, VA. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500 Read More »

Aug 13, 2015 at 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Bring a blanket or favorite chair & enjoy live music by some of the area’s hottest bands on the banks of Lake Maury. The Mariners’ Museum Summer Concert Series is every Thursday night June – August. For more information and full band schedule, visit MarinersMuseum.org/ThursdaysBytheLake or call (757)596-2222 Read More »

Aug 14, 2015 at 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

All aboard! Travel around the world and taste as you go these fine barrel-aged spirits. This interactive afternoon of tasting, small bites food pairings, and education is hosted by the Williamsburg Inn’s knowledgeable and affable Chefs Travis Brust and Scott Watson. Read More »

Aug 15, 2015 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Tired of those ‘Do not touch’ signs in museums? Here’s your chance to get up close and personal with artifacts from the USS Monitor. Conservators will put history into your (gloved) hands in this interactive event. For more information: visit MarinersMuseum.org or call (757)596-2222 Read More »

Aug 15, 2015 at 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

One-day seminar features topics from military engineering to land surveying and hands-on technology demonstrations. Admission. $ 757.253.4838 Read More »

Aug 16, 2015 at 12:00pm; 2:00pm

The Rainbow Puppets are coming to The Mariners’ Museum! What do you get when you mix a group of pirates, a carefree surfer, a mermaid and a talking octopus? “A Pirate Party,” of course! These shows are FREE for Members or with Museum admission, and start at noon and 2 p.m.. For more information, visit […] Read More »

Aug 16, 2015 at 8:30 pm

Summer Movies on Prince George Street – every Sunday night at Dusk. Tonight’s Movie: Cinderella!! (2015) Read More »

Aug 17, 2015 at 10:00am - 11:30am

Children ages 18-month to 5th grade are invited to join us each Monday through the summer for an hour and a half of stories, music, crafts and other activities. New Styles, new ideas? Let’s make experimental designs of the future! For more information: visit MarinersMuseum.org/MaritimeMondays or call (757)596-2222 Read More »

Aug 22, 2015 to Jan 31, 2016 at 9am - 5pm

There is a world beneath the sea unlike anything seen on land. Visitors can explore these ocean depths in a new underwater photography exhibition. Featuring the works of ten Californian artists, Liquid Light uses black-and-white media to capture a quality of light that exists only underwater. Visitors will be amazed by at the wildlife portrayed […] Read More »

Aug 23, 2015 at 6:00 - 7:30 PM

This well-known local duo performs a mixture of contemporary and country songs. Bring a chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490 Read More »

Aug 23, 2015 at 8:30 pm

Summer Movies on Prince George Street – every Sunday night at Dusk. Tonight’s Movie: Planes! Fire & Resecue Read More »

Aug 24, 2015 at 10:00am - 11:30am

Children ages 18-month to 5th grade are invited to join us each Monday through the summer for an hour and a half of stories, music, crafts and other activities. There is a big military presence in Hampton Roads, find out how they work on the water. For more information: visit MarinersMuseum.org/MaritimeMondays or call (757)596-2222 Read More »

Aug 24, 2015 at 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Bring a blanket or favorite chair & enjoy live music by some of the area’s hottest bands on the banks of Lake Maury. The Mariners’ Museum Summer Concert Series is every Thursday night June – August. For more information and full band schedule, visit MarinersMuseum.org/ThursdaysBytheLake or call (757)596-2222 Read More »

Aug 25, 2015 at 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Free admission to National Parks and other Federal sites throughout the country. Colonial National Historical Park, Yorktown Read More »

Aug 27, 2015 at 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Bring a blanket or favorite chair & enjoy live music by some of the area’s hottest bands on the banks of Lake Maury. The Mariners’ Museum Summer Concert Series is every Thursday night June – August. For more information and full band schedule, visit MarinersMuseum.org/ThursdaysBytheLake or call (757)596-2222 Read More »

Aug 29, 2015 to Aug 30, 2015 at 8:00am to 8:00pm

August 29 – 30, 2015; TRI-CLUB BAY RIVER CLASSIC TOURNAMENT: Hosted by Smithfield Soccer Club (SE);**UT Entry fee for U09 and U10 is $350; U11and U12 (8v8) is $400; U13 – U18 is $500 ; Entry deadline is August 1, 2015; Club and Recreational Teams with up to 5 guest players. The tournament is accepting […] Read More »

Aug 29, 2015 at 10:30, 1:00, 3:00

Meet Pedro de Zuñiga, the Spanish ambassador in London as he relates news of the  Jamestown colony to his king, and creates the famous map used at Historic Jamestowne today Read More »

Aug 30, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Summer Movies on Prince George Street – every Sunday night at Dusk. Tonight’s Movie: Hunger Games: Mockingjay! Sponsored by the Shops of Merchants Square! Read More »

Aug 30, 2015 at 12:00 - 4:00 PM

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

Aug 30, 2015 at (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

A program of Celtic music focusing primarily on traditional Irish tunes. Bring a chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490 Read More »

Aug 31, 2015 at 10:00am - 11:30am

Children ages 18-month to 5th grade are invited to join us each Monday through the summer for an hour and a half of stories, music, crafts and other activities. How many different types of boats and uses are there? The sky’s the limit! For more information: visit MarinersMuseum.org/MaritimeMondays or call (757)596-2222 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 4, 2015 to Sep 6, 2015

Close out summer on a culinary adventure spanning 300 years – The Taste Tradition, Colonial Williamsburg’s third annual celebration of food, wine, and spirits. Reserve your Taste Tradition Weekend package, including exclusive tickets to the Brew ‘N’ Cue Showdown hosted by The Local Palate or buy your individual tickets to over 15 events online! Read More »

Sep 5, 2015 at 6pm - 9:30pm

Pre-concert performance by the Fifes and Drums of York Town and picnic judging, 6 pm. Pack a picnic supper, bring a lawn chair or blanket, and enjoy the performance under a canopy of stars. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.4490 Read More »

Sep 5, 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 from the earliest days of Jamestown Read More »

Sep 11, 2015 to Sep 25, 2015 at 6:30-8:30 PM - Weekly Recurring

Get your toes tappin’ to fantastic sounds during this five-week concert series featuring three Fridays of toe tappin’ Jazz and Big Band followed by two Fridays of knee slappin’ Country. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500 Read More »

Sep 11, 2015 at 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Join us as we celebrate Bourbon Month with all things bourbon. Featuring round vanilla, oak and caramel flavors, bourbon is a favorite that lends itself to cooking and candy making, as well as sipping. This interactive afternoon of tasting, small bites food pairings, and education is hosted by the Williamsburg Inn’s knowledgeable and affable Chefs […] Read More »

Sep 12, 2015 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Experience one of the finest products of the Virginia garden! The sweet potato stars in Executive Chef Rhys Lewis’s savory dishes during his cooking demonstration following a 45-minute walking tour through our historic gardens. 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 12, 2015 at 2:30pm

USS Monitor conservation staff are often asked, “why is going to take so long to get the gun turret and other artifacts on display?” Join Will Hoffman, senior conservator of the USS Monitor Center, for a lecture on the treatment processes for some of the signature objects within the Monitor collection. The presentation will focus […] Read More »

Sep 13, 2015 at 11a-5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival in Downtown Williamsburg from March – December, featuring 4 blocks of Live entertainment, including many styles of Live music and dance, Living History, over 75 varied Artisans, opportunities for kids and adults to do art projects, Henna, Hair Weaving, Balloon Artist, Face Painting. Presented by The Blue Talon Bistro. Read More »

Sep 18, 2015 at 5:00-7:00PM

Built as the home of Declaration of Independence signer, Francis Lightfoot Lee, Menokin is now the evocative remains of an historic mansion surrounded by a vast, cultural landscape in Virginia’s Northern Neck region.  Menokin is America’s most engaging preservation project. Learn more about the glass house concept led by the architecture firm of Machado and […] Read More »

Sep 19, 2015 to Sep 20, 2015 at Park admission required

More than 200 years of Oktoberfest traditions come to life this fall at the all-new Busch Gardens® Bier Fest. Raise your glass with a variety of draft beer and enjoy pulse-pounding coasters,traditional German food and live music. Prost! Read More »

Sep 19, 2015 at 6:30pm - 10:00pm

Sip, Savor and Explore! Travel through the Museum’s permanent galleries and See remarkable artifacts that have rarely been on public display, Experience galleries that come to life with costumed interpreters, Learn from speaking with curators and collections experts, and enjoy food and libations related to each gallery. Don’t miss your chance to learn the secrets […] Read More »

Sep 19, 2015 to Sep 20, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

When court was in session in the 18th century, the town turned out. Take part in role-play trials as a juror, witness, or even the accused, and enjoy period games, music, entertainment and livestock displays. Vendors selling crafts and wares also will be on hand. Read More »

Sep 19, 2015 at 10:30, 1:00, 3:00

Meet Sir William Berkley the governor of Virginia as he recounts his actions in putting down  Bacon’s rebellion of 1676 Read More »

Sep 19, 2015 at 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Come join international artists, vendors and entertainment for a day of family fun! Try food from around the world and enjoy the different cultures represented in the Greater Williamsburg area. The Williamsburg Food and Arts festival benefits Literacy for Life, providing free literacy and ESL services to the community for 40 years. Read More »

Sep 21, 2015 to Sep 25, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:30 pm daily

London ‘s Hand & Lock – Embroiderers to Royals, the military, celebrities, and high couture, don’t miss this rare opportunity to obtain expertise instruction from this world class establishment of fine hand embroidery. Hand & Lock comes to Williamsburg School of Needlework for a 5 day intensive course in Haute Couture Embroidery. From the West […] Read More »

Sep 24, 2015 to Nov 10, 2015 at 7 p.m. - Weekly Recurring

George Washington, his life and legacy, will be the theme of this fall’s Revolutionary War evening lecture series at the Yorktown Victory Center, featuring authors of recent books. Thursday, September 24 – Edward J. Larson, author of “The Return of George Washington, 1783-1789,” holds the Hugh & Hazel Darling Chair in Law at Pepperdine University. […] Read More »

Sep 25, 2015 to Sep 27, 2015 at Varies

Join Cannondale-Garmin pro rider Ted King for the ultimate cycling weekend—filled with craft beer, bikes, and BBQ. The first annual Colonial Fondo is a scenic ride through historic Williamsburg. Stay, ride, and eat with us—then take in the pro events of the Richmond 2015 UCI Road World Championships Read More »

Sep 26, 2015 at 2:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Performances by the York Town Tea Players and The Fifes and Drums of York Town. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.254.4986 Read More »

Sep 26, 2015 to Sep 27, 2015 at 11am-6pm

Enjoy America’s best music genres during this two-day event. Local and regional groups on three stages. Food and beverages available for purchase. Watermen’s Museum. Ticket Required. $ 757.887.2641 Read More »

Sep 27, 2015 at 11am-6pm

Riverwalk merchants and the Historic Freight Shed will be filled with paintings and hand crafted artwork by some of the region’s most talented artists. Visit and talk with the artists’ or sit and watch as they demonstrate their work. Restaurants will feature specials. Free. For more information or to apply, email yorktownartsfoundation@gmail.com. 757.369.1108 Read More »

Sep 27, 2015 at 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Come out to the Gallery at York Hall and see the watercolor exhibit and demo by local artist Hazel Camp. Free. 757.890.4490 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 at 9:30 - 4:00

Discover your next favorite author! Meet local and regional authors, both new and nationally-renown, as they talk about and sign their books. From children’s books to sports to romance to self-help to poetry to historical to contemporary novels, the Williamsburg Book Festival has it from cover to cover. 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 3, 2015 at 12-6pm

Come and sample wines from premiere wineries throughout the Commonwealth. Art and food vendors, plus entertainment, are also scheduled. Rain or Shine. Riverwalk Landing. Admission is $25 in advance and $30 at the door. www.villageevents.org. 757.877.2933 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 at 6p.m. -10 p.m.

The Auxiliary of Sentara Williamsburg presents an evening of dancing, food and entertainment featuring the Williamsburg Classic Swing Orchestra, Amanda Buckley from Fat Cat Productions and fabulous dance exhibitions. Dance to your favorite music in the atmosphere of a 40’s era nightclub (without the cigarette smoke!!). Read More »

Oct 10, 2015 at 2pm-530pm

Saturday, October 10th at historic Eastern State Hospital will you SURVIVE a zombie attack? Run the City of the Living Dead is a zombie themed 5K throughout the property of Eastern State Hospital including the urban-like deserted city where zombies have taken over and quarantine zones have been set up to keep the infected humans […] 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 10, 2015 at 9am - 3pm

In addition to the usual array of fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, specialty cut flowers, quality art, and entertainment, there will be hayrides, pumpkins, children’s hay maze, face painting, and other activities. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500 Read More »

Oct 11, 2015 at 11a-5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival in Downtown Williamsburg from March – December, featuring 4 blocks of Live entertainment, including many styles of Live music and dance, Living History, over 75 varied Artisans, opportunities for kids and adults to do art projects, Henna, Hair Weaving, Balloon Artist, Face Painting. Presented by The 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 17, 2015 to Oct 18, 2015 at 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Artillery programs by British and American re-enactment units and special park ranger guided tours and programs help mark the 234th anniversary of the American and French victory at Yorktown. Yorktown Battlefield. Free on Saturday; Admission on Sunday. $ 757.898.2410. At the Yorktown Victory Center, experience military life, artillery demonstrations and hands-on programs. Admission. $ 757.253.4838 Read More »

Oct 17, 2015 to Oct 18, 2015 at 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Come join the Watermen’s Museum for two days of family fun with re-enactors, sea shanties and maritime music, displays, vendors, maritime crafts, boat building, and more. Watermen’s Museum. Free. 757.887.2641 Read More »

Oct 17, 2015 to Oct 18, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Military life and artillery firings mark the 234th anniversary of America’s momentous Revolutionary War victory at Yorktown on October 19, 1781. In addition to militia drills and camp displays, visitors can enroll in Enlist!, a one-hour immersive military program, for an additional fee. October 19 commemorative events take place in historic Yorktown and Yorktown Battlefield. Read More »

Oct 19, 2015 at 9am-5pm

Ceremonies, a parade, fifes and drums performances, and special programs commemorate the 234th anniversary of America’s momentous Revolutionary War victory at Yorktown. Yorktown Battlefield. Free. 757.898.2410 Read More »

Oct 23, 2015 to Oct 24, 2015 at 6:30-9 p.m.

A Halloween-theme museum night for elementary-school-age children features trick-or-treating, ghostly tales, haunted house and ship, grizzly games, and spooky straw maze from 6:30 to 9 p.m. on both dates. 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 »

Oct 29, 2015 at 6-9pm

Alliance Annual Oktoberfest is a fun night of networking at Busch Gardens. The ticketed event allows attendees an opportunity to enjoy rides, games, dinner and a show. There will be lots of door prizes, including a $2000 savings account from our Grand Goblin Sponsor 1st Advantage Federal Credit Union! Open to the public. 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 6, 2015 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join award-winning author Brad Parks and Literacy for Life for scrumptious hors d’oeuvres, delicious wine, opportunities to win exciting auction items, and a presentation by Brad! This event benefits Literacy for Life. Read More »

Nov 7, 2015 at 9am-3pm

As part of the Yorktown Holiday Open House Weekend, the market will operate with extended hours and offer items unique to the holiday season, in addition to the usual array of fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, quality art, and more. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500 Read More »

Nov 7, 2015 to Nov 8, 2015 at 9am-5pm

Soak up the ambiance of Historic Yorktown. Special events, festive decorations, special sales, discounts, door prizes, strolling entertainment, and much more await you as you start or finish your holiday shopping. Hours of operation vary by business. Free. 757.890.4490 Read More »

Nov 8, 2015 at 11a-5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival in Downtown Williamsburg from March – December, featuring 4 blocks of Live entertainment, including many styles of Live music and dance, Living History, over 75 varied Artisans, opportunities for kids and adults to do art projects, Henna, Hair Weaving, Balloon Artist, Face Painting. Presented by The Blue Talon Bistro. Read More »

Nov 11, 2015 at 12pm - 1pm

 “Letters from War” is the theme of this annual event in which all veterans are honored. York Hall, 301 Main Street. Free. 757.890.3500 Read More »

Nov 14, 2015 at 9am-3pm

As part of the Williamsburg Harvest Celebration, the market will operate with extended hours and offer items unique to the holiday season, in addition to the usual array of fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, quality art, and more. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500 Read More »

Nov 22, 2015 at 4:30-7 p.m.

The Auxiliary of Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center invites our community friends to the Annual Tree Lighting in the Main Lobby of the Hospital. A “grove” of trees in the lobby will be lit “IN MEMORY OF and/or IN HONOR of friends, family and staff. Entertainment, A visit from Santa and refreshments. Read More »

Nov 26, 2015 to Nov 28, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Colonial Virginia foodways are featured during this three-day event beginning on Thanksgiving Day. At Jamestown Settlement, learn how food was gathered, preserved and prepared on land and at sea by Virginia’s English colonists and Powhatan Indians. At the Yorktown Victory Center, learn about typical soldiers’ fare during the American Revolution, and trace the bounty of […] Read More »

Dec 1, 2015 to Jan 3, 2016 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed on Christmas and New Year's days.

Holiday traditions of 17th- and 18th-century Virginia are recalled through special interpretive programs and, December 26-31, period musical entertainment. Read More »

Dec 4, 2015 at 7:30pm

A tradition that began in 1945 continues with the Yorktown Christmas Tree Lighting. Evening highlights include a 7 pm performance by The Fifes and Drums of York Town at the Victory Monument, festive music at Riverwalk Landing, the procession of lights through the historic village, and the arrival of Santa and Mrs. Claus. Free. 757.890.3500 Read More »

Dec 5, 2015 at 10am - 3pm

Whether you are searching for a holiday gift for family, friends, or as a treat to yourself, you’re sure to find it at the Christmas Market on Main. The market features arts and crafts vendors, strolling musical entertainment, and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. Historic Main Street. Free. 757.890.3500 Read More »

Dec 5, 2015 at 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Festively decorated sail and power boats compete for “Best in Show.” The Yorktown waterfront is bedazzled with holiday sights and sounds, including a spectacular floating parade of lights, caroling around a roaring beach bonfire, musical performances and complimentary hot cider. Yorktown waterfront. Free. 757.890.4970 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 6, 2015 at 1-4PM

Christmas is alive at York Hall where children and parents can visit with Santa Claus, enjoy some tasty treats, and shop for holiday gifts in the Gallery at York Hall. Cameras are encouraged. 301 Main Street. Free. 757.890.4490 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 12, 2015 at 9am-3pm

The market will operate with extended hours and offer items unique to the holiday season, in addition to the usual array of fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, quality art, and more. This week’s live entertainment is by “Ron Herrick”. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500 Read More »

Dec 12, 2015 at 8:30-11am

Join Santa and Mrs. Claus, our special guests from the North Pole, for a kid-friendly breakfast. Experience the enchantment on the children’s faces as they relay their Christmas wish list to Santa. Special treats for the kids. Riverwalk Restaurant. Seating is limited. Tickets Required. $ 757.875.1522 Read More »

Dec 12, 2015 at 1-3pm

Decorate a stroller, wagon, yourself, or even a pet and join in the 1:30 pm parade. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on hand to greet the guests. The Fifes and Drums of York Town will lead the parade, and as an added treat, the Polar Express will be chugging along through Riverwalk Landing. All […] Read More »

Dec 13, 2015 at 11a-5p

Monthly Art & Music Festival in Downtown Williamsburg from March – December, featuring 4 blocks of Live entertainment, including many styles of Live music and dance, Living History, over 75 varied Artisans, opportunities for kids and adults to do art projects, Henna, Hair Weaving, Balloon Artist, Face Painting. Presented by The 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 »

Apr 23, 2016 at 12 - 3:30 p.m.

The annual Hike for Hospice is a family oriented event that raises much needed funds for Hospice House and Support Care of Williamsburg. Hikers collect donations from sponsors for this fun event. Read More »

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