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Showing 182 Results for: May 23, 2015 to May 23, 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 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 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 »

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 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 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 »

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 14, 2015 to Jun 25, 2015 at 6:00 - 9:00 pm - Weekly Recurring

Every Thursday night from May 14 to June 25 2015!   Meet the brewers, enjoy the beer, keep the glass, hear live music. 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 19, 2015 to Jun 21, 2015 at ( 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM) - Weekly Recurring

Special exhibit featuring “Sharon Judkins – An Introspect.” Opening May 19. Reception on May 30, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Exhibit ends June 21. Free. For more information call, 757.369.1108. Tuesday – Sunday 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 22, 2015 to May 23, 2015 at 8 PM to 10 PM

From the moment he steps on stage, Sid brings the term “Laughter is Contagious” to a whole new level. Everyone’s talking about this rapidly emerging talent! And these are just a few of the things they are saying . . . • “…Hilarious and original! Sid Davis is one of America’s emerging comics….a truly underrated […] 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 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 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 »

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 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 to May 24, 2015 at 9am-5pm

Tactical demonstrations, encampments, and a Confederate field hospital interpret the role Yorktown played during the 1862 Peninsula Campaign. On Sunday, special Memorial ceremonies will take place at the Yorktown National Cemetery and Confederate Cemetery. Yorktown Battlefield. Admission. $ 757.898.2410 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 23, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

An informative and engaging organ recital will be given by Thomas Marshall, William & Mary organ professor, on the 18th-century English chamber organ in the Wren Chapel. This instrument is the gem of the Colonial Williamsburg 18th-century instrument collection and has been remarkably preserved Read More »

May 23, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with classic and southern rock music performed in the courtyard by Triad Read More »

May 23, 2015 at 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Join us on Memorial Day Weekend for an exciting performance of classic hits from the 1960′s performed by Third Stone. Read More »

May 23, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

One Voice Chorus will perform a varied repertory of choral music in historic Bruton Parish. One Voice is a community chorus from Richmond, Virginia, committed to educating and experiencing the benefits of working across racial and cultural boundaries. They are directed by Dr. Lynn Atkins, Jr. Read More »

May 23, 2015 at 1 - 4pm

The artists at Prince George Art & Frame are holding a “Paris Picnic” themed open house. They will be demonstrating their techniques in painting, pottery, sculpting all while snacking on French Picnic snacks. The public is encouraged to join us for a fun celebration of the arts in Williamsburg as we begin summer. Read More »

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

While visiting Art in the ‘Burg, pop into our studio to get creative! In honor of Art Escape Weekend, we invite families to glaze a ceramic ornament made in our studio. Kiln firing included. One per child until they run out Details are on our website. Read More »

May 23, 2015 at 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm

Spring is coming, and it’s time to enjoy the first harvest from the garden. Join Executive Chef Anthony Frank & Chef Ken Clasen in this spirited tasting. We’ll pair beer tastings from American craft breweries with small bites highlighting the season’s freshest garden items. Expand your palate and your knowledge of American beer during an […] 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 9am - 12pm

Come join Auntie M’s fun and unique workshops. The workshop moderator leads you through various fun filled art programs to enhance your creativity through one-of-a-kind workshops. You can also pop in anytime to design your own recycled wool flower pin to make in the store or take home. $. For more information, call 757.369.8150 or […] Read More »

May 24, 2015 at 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Marquis de Lafayette is an icon of American–and French–history. In 1777, he traveled to the colonies at his own expense to fight in the American Revolution. By age 20, he was embraced by George Washington and Thomas Jefferson, who became his life-long friends. In his lecture, Mr. Leepson will deliver an insightful account of […] 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 25, 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. Enjoy the sweet taste of melon in a range of creative preparations by Williamsburg Lodge Executive Sous Chef Keith Nickerson. Read More »

May 25, 2015 at 12pm - 1pm

Includes the posting of colors, historical re-enactors, a guest speaker, and the placing of flowers. York Hall, 301 Main Street. Free. 757.890.3500 Read More »

May 26, 2015 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Meet at the Williamsburg Municipal Building parking lot for an 11 mile casual ride that explores Williamsburg’s new and old neighborhoods & finishes by circumnavigating the CW Historic Area. Contact Karen & Reed Nester for more info at 757-869-2949 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 28, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

An evening organ recital will be given by Dr. JanEl B. Will in historic Bruton Parish Church on their 105-rank Aeolian Skinner instrument. Read More »

May 28, 2015 at 7:30 PM

Fourum performs both accompanied and a cappella renditions of traditional music from many cultures, English music hall favorites, Broadway tunes, classic and modern songs. This is Fourum’s seventh concert at the Williamsburg Library and is part of a multi-state tour in the U.S. In 2007, they were one of only two British artistes to perform […] 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 29, 2015 to May 30, 2015 at 8 PM to 10 PM

John has performed all over the world, entertaining the troops overseas and also at clubs, theatres cruise ship as well as corporate events. John’s numerous television appearances include Showtime, Comedy Central and A&E. He has been a writer for National Lampoon and is the author of the highly rated book, ” I’m Still Aggravated but […] Read More »

May 30, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

The Virginia Choristers, directed by Lynelle Edinger, will perform a varied program of choral music in historic Bruton Parish Church. This marvelous children’s choir is based in Richmond, Virginia. Read More »

May 30, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Honor the legacy of the blacksmith, an iron-working tradition in Virginia dating to 1607 when John Smith declared that the colony’s “best commoditie was Iron which we made into little chisels.” See modern blacksmiths demonstrate their craft, and explore the blacksmith forge and iron bloomery in Jamestown Settlement’s re-created colonial fort. Read More »

May 30, 2015 at 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Meet at 10:00 AM behind York Hall at the corner of Ballard Street and Main Street in Yorktown for a casual 13 mile ride. Optional lunch afterwards in Yorktown. Contact Mary & Jim Osborn at 757-229-0655 for more information. Read More »

May 30, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

An informative and engaging organ recital will be given by Rebecca Davy, organist at Bruton Parish Church, on the 18th-century English chamber organ in the Wren Chapel. This instrument is the gem of the Colonial Williamsburg 18th-century instrument collection and has been remarkably preserved. 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 »

May 31, 2015 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tour the Williamsburg Monuments Meet at 2:00 PM at the Thomas Jefferson statue on Duke of Gloucester St. for a 10 or 17 mile casual pace ride. Ride to see 24 monuments in the Williamsburg area. Call the Turnbulls at 757-810-3102 for more info 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 1, 2015 at 7 - 8:30pm

Join us for a night of jazz featuring our local high school talent! WJCC Jazz Night features the jazz ensembles from Jamestown, Lafayette & Warhill High Schools. The free concert will be held outdoors on Duke of Gloucester Street (weather permitting). Rain Contingency – Jamestown High School Auditorium Read More »

Jun 5, 2015 to Jun 6, 2015 at 8 PM to 10 PM

A regular performer for the U.S. troops in Iraq and Afghanistan, Keith has been described as “absolutely hilarious” by Armed Forces Entertainment and “a hidden gem” by the Boston Globe. He’s also a contributing writer for Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update, National Lampoon and various online magazine.To name just a few of Keiths accomplishments he […] Read More »

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

Join us as we welcome the French Tall Ship Hermione on her maiden Atlantic crossing. This three-day event will include a variety of programs and events for the education and inspiration of the public: receptions and dinners, free public deck tours and ship events, a heritage village, traveling exhibit, Jamestown Settlement’s Godspeed, interpretive programs, Virginia’s […] 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 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 6, 2015 at 7:30 am Fun Run/Walk and 8:00 5K

First Annual Run for the Bacon 5K benefitting Bacon Street (formerly known as the Mental Health Run). The activities include, a bacon costume contest, a bacon collection for the Virginia Peninsula Food Bank, awards and of course bacon and bacon treats! This is a Colonial Road Runner’s Grand Prix event. 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 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 10, 2015 at 7 pm to 9 pm

Join members of the Williamsburg Choral Guild to experience open-reading sessions of two choral masterworks directed by outstanding conductors, with guest soloists and piano accompaniment. The audience is the chorus! Bring your own score or borrow one at the door. 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 12, 2015 to Jun 13, 2015 at 8 PM to 10 PM

Nancy Norton has toured nationally and internationally, headlining clubs, colleges, cruises and USO tours. You may have seen her on various comedy showcases over the years, from doing standup on “Evening at the Improv” on A & E, to her one-woman show, “The Yellowish-Green Girl” on PBS and most recently featured on Nickmom Night Out […] Read More »

Jun 12, 2015 to Jun 13, 2015 at 9:00am -9:00Pm

The Concours will take place on the picturesque grounds of the Williamsburg Winery and host hotel, Wedmore Place. Activities planned include a welcome reception, scenic drive along Colonial Parkway to Yorktown. Saturday will feature the JCNA sanctioned Concours, and banquet dinner at the Wedmore. Sunday after the event visit the Williamsburg Invitational Car show in […] 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 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 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. What makes the Burgundy wines so legendary? Explore the range, from value to top-tier, of this French king of winemaking regions, paired with small bites featuring local, artisan-produced ingredients. Read More »

Jun 13, 2015 at sunset, 6:30, 7:30, 8:30, 10 & 11:30 p.m.

Free sky observing begins at sunset at the Virginia Living Museum. In the planetarium, “Virginia Skies” at 7:30 p.m. and four different music-and-laser shows. The Wild Side Café is open 6-9 p.m. 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 14, 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 »

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 14, 2015 at 10 am - 3 pm

Thunderbirds Featured for 7th Annual Show The Colony Auto Enthusiasts return to the Square with a collection of more than 40 antique and special cars lining both sides of Duke of Gloucester Street. The show includes member cars, featured marque cars and invited guest cars. This is a non-competitive display of carefully selected cars. All […] Read More »

Jun 14, 2015 at 8:30 pm

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

Jun 14, 2015 at 10 am - 3 pm

The 7th Annual CAE Car Show returns with a collection of more than 40 antique and special cars lining both sides of Duke of Gloucester Street in Merchants Square. The show includes member cars, invited guest cars, and this year will feature a special display of Thunderbirds. The show is sponsored by the Colony Auto […] Read More »

Jun 17, 2015 at 7 pm to 9 pm

Join members of the Williamsburg Choral Guild to experience open-reading sessions of two choral masterworks directed by outstanding conductors, with guest soloists and piano accompaniment. The audience is the chorus! Bring your own score or borrow one at the door. ; Read More »

Jun 19, 2015 to Jun 20, 2015 at 8 PM to 10 PM

Jen Grant has achieved virtually everything you can achieve in the world of stand-up comedy in Canada. She has performed at every major comedy festival in the country including the Just for Laughs Festival. All of which have aired on national television. She can also be heard on CBC‘s “The Debaters” and has her own […] 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 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Looking for a way to incorporate more greens into your diet? Colonial Williamsburg Executive Chef Rhys Lewis shares his fun and flavorful suggestions in the special event that begins with a 45-minute walking tour and ends with a cooking demonstration and tasting. 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 4:15 and 6:45 PM

The Kimball Theatre is showing a special screening of “To Kill a Mockingbird” as part of their Classic Film Series. Tickets are only $4 and can be purchased Onsite, Online and by calling 1(844) 560-8492. 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 21, 2015 at 8:30 pm

Summer Movies on Prince George Street – every Sunday night at Dusk. Tonight’s Movie: Paddington Bear! Sponsored by the Parks Orthodontics! Read More »

Jun 25, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

The renowned Los Angeles Chldren’s Choir, directed by Ann Tomlinson, will perform at a Candlelight Concert in historic Bruton Parish Church in Colonial Williamsburg. Read More »

Jun 26, 2015 to Jun 27, 2015 at 8 PM to 10 PM

Chris James had a role in the hit FOX show ‘Buffy The Vampire Slayer’. Chris performed improv progressed to stand up comedy and soon was performing in all the Major Clubs in LA, including the world famous Comedy Store, The Hollywood Improv and The laugh Factory. Chris also successfully wrote, produced and starred in his […] 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 »

Jun 27, 2015 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Wondering what to do with all of that tasty mint growing like crazy in your garden? Join Pastry Chef Rodney Diehl for a flavor-filled study of this delicious herb that pairs so well with other flavors. Read More »

Jun 27, 2015 at 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Frogs are “amphibians,” and turtles are “reptiles,” but there’s a single field of science that studies both, “herpetology.” Come to the Virginia Living Museum to learn about the Virginia Herpetological Society. Presentations, crafts, activities. Read More »

Jun 28, 2015 at 8:30

Summer Movies on Prince George Street – every Sunday night at Dusk. Tonight’s Movie: Into The Woods – with Meryl Streep! 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 3, 2015 at 8 PM to 10 PM

A comedian based in Washington D.C. who has been described in the press as: “funny without being vulgar or nasty” and “going the smarter, hipper direction to the joke” Mark performs at Clubs, colleges, corporate events, country clubs, and cruise ships. Television and Radio appearances: “Night Shift”, CNBC’s America’s Talking Network, XM Satellite Radio and […] Read More »

Jul 4, 2015 to Jul 5, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Salute America’s independence with tactical and artillery drills, and role play that highlights the challenges of our nation’s founders. 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 5, 2015 at 8:30 pm

Summer Movies on Prince George Street – every Sunday night at Dusk. Tonight’s Movie: The Boxtrolls! Read More »

Jul 7, 2015 to Jul 16, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm daily except Sunday

Jane Williams, Royal School of Needlework (RSN) Certified Teacher will present 3 levels of Canvas/Needlepoint courses. Intro to Needlepoint Level I – Dogwood, Level II 3 Day Class – Spring Refraction – and a 4 Day Intensive – Mondrian Canvas. Read More »

Jul 7, 2015 at 9am- 10pm

Parade at 9 am; Event begins at 4 pm. Come salute America along the Yorktown waterfront beginning with a 9 am patriotic parade on Water Street. Evening activities feature: a bell-ringing ceremony at 7 pm, live musical entertainment at 8 pm at Riverwalk Landing, and spectacular fireworks on the York River at 9:15 p.m. Free. […] 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 10, 2015 to Jul 11, 2015 at 8 PM to 10 PM

Mark is a gifted storyteller, with a charisma that makes you feel like you’ve known him forever. He is a favorite at clubs and theatres everywhere. He currently also performs for Armed Forces Entertainment, and has entertained U.S. and U.N. Troops worldwide, performing on six continents. Mark continues to climb the comedy ranks. Mark has […] Read More »

Jul 11, 2015 at 8:30 -10:00 pm

What better way to start your evening than with the scent of a cigar and the tunes of a guitar? Sit back, relax, and enjoy a cigar paired perfectly with spirits out on the Regency Room Terrace. Our Williamsburg Inn chefs are waiting to serve you! Read More »

Jul 11, 2015 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Experience a tasting of historic flavors straight from our garden to your table! You’ll learn about the cultural significance of leeks during a 45-minute walking tour through our historic gardens. Then, explore this vegetable’s culinary value as Executive Chef Rhys Lewis presents dishes from the history books. 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 11, 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 the Flavors of our home state, one of today’s fastest growing and most-awarded wine-producing areas. Read More »

Jul 11, 2015 at 8 am - 2 pm

Register for this annual self-guided bicycle tour! Choose from a family ride (ride as little or as much as you’d like), 15 miles, 30 miles or the NEW Half Century ride (50 miles)! The 50-mile ride includes visits to Mid County Park, Powhatan Creek Trail, Freedom Park (FP), Little Creek Reservoir Park and Upper County […] Read More »

Jul 12, 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 »

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 12, 2015 at 8:30 pm

Summer Movies on Prince George Street – every Sunday night at Dusk. Tonight’s Movie: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day! Read More »

Jul 17, 2015 to Jul 18, 2015 at 8 PM to 10 PM

Tim has performed at The Montreal Comedy Festival, Seattle’s Bumbershoot Festival, and the New York Comedy Festival. You might have seen him on the tube on the second season of “Last Comic Standing”. He’s done Comedy Central’s “Premium Blend”, “Shorties Watching Shorties”, and “Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn”. He’s been on NBC’s Friday night 3 […] Read More »

Jul 18, 2015 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Prized for their flavor and nutritional value, blueberries pack a flavorful, and nutritious punch. Pastry Chef Rodney Diehl will guide you through a 45-minute walking tour in our historic gardens before he shows off this tiny berry’s versatility in dishes that definitely won’t leave you blue. Read More »

Jul 19, 2015 at 8:30 pm

Summer Movies on Prince George Street – every Sunday night at Dusk. Tonight’s Movie: CHRISTMAS IN JULY – “The Grinch”! Sponsored by Wythe Candy and Gourmet Shop 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 Jul 25, 2015 at 8 PM to 10 PM

Chris Monty is one of New York’s busier comedians. Along with being a regular at New York’s best comedy clubs, Chris is a terrific actor and can be seen in the comedy film “Mall Cop: Blart 2″ coming in April 2015. You may also recognize him from his recent appearance on AXS channel’s “Gotham Comedy […] Read More »

Jul 25, 2015 at 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm

Join Beer Barons Anthony Frank and Ken Clasen who will lead you through an inspirational tasting menu featuring the best products from local farmers and artisan food crafters paired with exceptional summer ales from the Red, White & Blue. Read More »

Jul 26, 2015 at 8:30 pm

Summer Movies on Prince George Street – every Sunday night at Dusk. Tonight’s Movie: “Hook” – with Robin Williams! Sponsored by Mather Omega Construction! 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 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 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 4, 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 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 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 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 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 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 »

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 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 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 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 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 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 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 »

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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 »

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 »

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 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 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 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 1-3pm

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 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 1:00 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 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 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 »

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