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Jun 29, 2013 to Jun 30, 2015

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

Feb 14, 2014 to Dec 31, 2015

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

Jun 7, 2014 to Jun 30, 2016

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

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

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

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

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

Jan 4, 2015 to Jul 3, 2015

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

Feb 1, 2015 to Feb 28, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Weekly Recurring

February is “From Africa to Virginia” theme month at Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center history museums.  Gallery exhibits and daily interpretive programs highlight the culture of the first recorded Africans in Virginia and the experience of people of African descent in colonial and Revolutionary America. “African-American Musical Imprint Weekend,” February 14-15 at Jamestown Settlement features […] Read More »

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

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

Feb 7, 2015 to Feb 28, 2015 at 4 p.m. - Weekly Recurring

“Follow the Drinking Gourd” takes us back to the days when freedom was a dream for those held in slavery. Some looked for hope to a certain constellation with its bright shining star. The story is a poignant and inspiring tale of one African-American family’s desperate flight to freedom and how they used constellations to […] Read More »

Feb 13, 2015 to Feb 28, 2015 at 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Weekly Recurring

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout February.Friday, Feb 13th: Love Cats Saturday, Feb 14th: Felicia Hoyos and Friends- live music/DJ for our “Bitter Valentine’s Party” Friday, Feb 20th, Open Mic Night “Fan Favorite” Saturday, Feb 21st: London Friday, Feb 27th: TBD Saturday, Feb 28th: Blue House Call 757.369.5644 […] Read More »

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

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

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

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

Feb 21, 2015 to Apr 5, 2015

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

Feb 22, 2015 to Dec 20, 2015

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 on Saturday nights. Craft cocktails/beers and a unique wine list. Friendly staff and serving late. Read More »

Feb 26, 2015 to Mar 1, 2015 at Varies

William & Mary’s Department of Theatre, Speech and Dance presents the gospel musical “Crowns” by Regina Taylor: Feb. 26–March 1, with performances at 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday; and at 2 p.m. on Sunday in Phi Beta Kappa Memorial Hall. Tickets: $15 for adults, $12 for military, $10 for groups of 10+, and $7 […] Read More »

Feb 27, 2015 to Mar 1, 2015 at Fridays, 5-9 p.m. & Saturdays and Sundays, noon-9 p.m.

Join us at James City County’s seasonal synthetic ice rink for $5 Fridays, Glow Night Saturdays and Buy-One, Get-One Free Family Nights. Iceburg, it’s the coolest place in town! For special events, details, fees or to reserve the rink for a private function, visit jamescitycountyva.gov/iceburg or call 757-259-5360. Read More »

Feb 27, 2015 at 2-5 p.m.

The Virginia Living Museum offers homeschool students K through 12 an afternoon of fun and engaging programs of natural and space science. All programs are curriculum- and grade-level targeted and taught by the museum’s professional educators. Register now through Feb. 25 by calling 757-595-9135, or at the museum’s website. Read More »

Feb 27, 2015 at 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join us for one or all of our international/national wine dinners. This month’s dinner features wines from California. $. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information. Read More »

Feb 27, 2015 to Mar 1, 2015 at 9AM-9PM

The Atlantic Soccer League will host their annual Spring Show Case in Williamsburg. A fun filled weekend of competitive youth soccer. Read More »

Feb 27, 2015 to Feb 28, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.- 8:30 a.m.

Pack your pajamas and your sleeping bag and head over to The Mariners’ Museum on Friday, February 27 for our overnight all about the Civil War’s Battle of Hampton Roads. Designed for children ages 7 – 12 and their favorite adults, participants will join the navy and learn about life aboard the American Civil War […] Read More »

Feb 28, 2015 at 2-3 p.m

Share a part of your history in this interactive storytelling program! Join Dylan Pritchett of the Virginia Black Storytellers as he shares stories of growing up in our community and encourages participants to share their stories as well! Bring your stories, or just come to listen! For ages 18+. Light refreshments provided Read More »

Feb 28, 2015 at 9 AM to 4 PM (There will be a break for lunch.)

Fundamentals of watercolor painting. Learn about materials, basic strokes, painting on wet and dry paper, and handling the medium. Students will build skills regarding what they hear and see, not only by trying the basics as they are demonstrated, but also painting a simple still live. Visit artist website: www.ARTBYELIZ.com Fundamentals of watercolor painting. Learn […] Read More »

Mar 1, 2015 at 2:00pm till 5:00pm

Calling all Superheroes! Meet the Caped Crusader Read More »

Mar 1, 2015 to Mar 15, 2015 at 3:30- 4:30 p.m. - Weekly Recurring

Meet with ladies of Williamsburg as they discuss what the promise of Independence and the coming war means to them. Part of Women’s History Month programming at Colonial Williamsburg. Read More »

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

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

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

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

Mar 4, 2015 to Mar 7, 2015 at 10:00 am, 11:00 pm

The 19th Annual Williamsburg Film Festival celebrates the Golden Age of Hollywood with vintage films, memorabilia dealers, and guest stars from past films and television. This year welcomes many of those wonderful stars. Entertainment nightly. Join us. Read More »

Mar 4, 2015 to Mar 25, 2015 at 10:30- 11:15 a.m. - Weekly Recurring

During this guided tour, discover and discuss strange and interesting objects associated with women and learn how and why they became part of Colonial Williamsburg’s collections. Part of Women’s History Month programming at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg. Read More »

Mar 4, 2015 to Mar 25, 2015 at 6pm soup supper, 7pm program - Weekly Recurring

Soup supper at 6pm then a 7pm study every Wednesday night in Lent, we’ll discuss topics in the Craig C. Hill book, In God’s Time. He is the Research Professor of Theological Pedagogy; Executive Director of D.Min. and M.A.C.P. Programs at Duke Divinity School. RSVP for the suppers at 757-229-2891. Read More »

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

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

Mar 5, 2015 at 7 pm

Wipe the winter blues away with a free concert in the Freight Shed at Riverwalk Landing in historic Yorktown. Local musicians engage and interact with the audience during this unique experience. January 22 – Planet Full of Blues (Blues Rock) February 5 – Ron Fetner Trio (Acoustical/Americana) March 5 – Kim Person & Lana Puckett […] Read More »

Mar 5, 2015 to Mar 6, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm daily

March 5,6, 2015 – Basic Embroidery 1 & II for Beginners. Tuition – $220.00. 2 Day Course, Learn the basics and bring a friend. Read More »

Mar 5, 2015 at 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Whether your status is Taken, Available or Complicated, you’ll enjoy tasting, learning about and incorporating some new wines into your social network! Join Josh Phelps, co-founder of Napa’s Taken Wine Co., and Colonial Williamsburg’s Chef Justin Addison for a four-course tasting dinner featuring three Taken Co. wines. Second-generation winemakers Josh and his partner and boyhood […] Read More »

Mar 6, 2015 at 5-8 PM

Opera in Williamsburg- Colonial Italian-American Organization- New Town Art Gallery present A FILM SHOWING OF VERDI’s OPERA ‘LA TRAVIATA’ In case you missed it, this is a film of the live performance by the cast of Opera in Williamsburg which took place at the Kimball Theatre on April 23rd, 2013. Admission is free and refreshments […] Read More »

Mar 6, 2015 at 3:30- 4:30 p.m. - Weekly Recurring

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

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

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

Mar 7, 2015 to Mar 8, 2015 at Tee times TBD

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

Mar 7, 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. We will have 10 presenters, each with their own unique story. We won’t know what it is until they show up. […] Read More »

Mar 7, 2015 at 9 AM to 3 PM (There will be a break for lunch.)

This dynamic duo combines the precision of colored pencil drawing with the brilliant transparency of watercolor paint. Students will learn all of the essentials to create a variety of compositions in a multitude of styles. All skill levels are welcome! No previous drawing or painting experience is necessary. Read More »

Mar 7, 2015 at 7:30PM - 9:15PM

Original Southwestern blend of Americana and Bluegrass music from the wide-open spaces of New Mexico. Steve Smith (vocals, mandolin and guitar), Chris Sanders (vocals and guitar) and Anne Luna (bass and vocals). Perfect three-part harmonies, spartan arrangements and awesome mandolin playing are hallmarks of this trio. Their recent CD, “Monticello,” spent 11 weeks in the […] Read More »

Mar 7, 2015 at 9:00am – 12:00pm

Come join Artist Barb Risucci in this interesting workshop that covers the basics of wet felting and sculpting wet felt into a beautiful three-dimensional flower. Read More »

Mar 7, 2015 at 12:30pm – 3:30pm

Come join Artist Barb Risucci to create your own one-of-a-kind wet felted purse where we explore adding texture with other fibers and fabrics such as silk, yarn, and/or cheesecloth. No experience required. Come and get your creativity fix! Read More »

Mar 8, 2015 at 4 p.m.

A program that spans four centuries of choral music, with piano, organ and woodwind quintet accompaniment and two vocal soloists. Conductors: Jay BeVille and Garry Sloan. Pre-concert lecture at 3 pm. Tickets: $20 in advance; $25 at the door. Purchase online: www.williamsburgchoralguild.org Read More »

Mar 9, 2015 at 7:30pm

Sarah Eckhardt will discuss the wide range of artists’ techniques in abstract expressionism through iconic paintings in the VMFA collection. From Pollock and deKooning through German expressionism, French surrealism to African American artist, the art expresses an array of varied responses from playful to political. Read More »

Mar 11, 2015 to Mar 14, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm daily except Sunday

Jane Williams, while residing in England, had the opportunity to study at the Royal School of Needlework (RSN) at Hampton Court Palace in London.. In 2007, she earned her RSN Embroidery Certificate in crewel work, canvaswork, silk shading and gold work. March 11-14, 2015 The Mondrian Sampler: This 4 day course is an intensive exploration […] Read More »

Mar 11, 2015 at 11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.

Meet three black women who didn’t accept society’s limits on what they could accomplish. Lydia rose from slave to entrepreneur; Katie Marie was educated but lacked resources; Clara Byrd Baker fought for equal rights in the 20th century. The work of these Williamsburg women spanned three centuries, opening doors and providing new opportunities for the […] Read More »

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

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

Mar 12, 2015 at 8PM

Four stars of the VSO stage join forces to perform Haydn’s charming Sinfonia Concertante, a work that allows each of them to display their virtuosity as musicians. The beautiful voices of the Virginia Symphony Chorus will also be featured in two works by Brahms: Nanie and Schicksaslied. Read More »

Mar 12, 2015 at 8PM

Four stars of the VSO stage join forces to perform Haydn’s charming Sinfonia Concertante, a work that allows each of them to display their virtuosity as musicians.The beautiful voices of the Virginia Symphony Orchestra Chorus will also be featured in two works by Brahms: Nänie and Schicksalslied 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 14, 2015 at 6:00p.m.-10:00p.m.

Get out your GREEN and cheer on SPRING! The Kiwanis Club of Williamsburg presents Shamrock the ‘BURG 2015 sponsored by ESG International Saturday, March 14, 2015 at the Williamsburg Community Building. Featuring live music by Glasgow Kiss, Guinness Draught and corned beef and cabbage. Tickets on sale at www.williamsburgkiwanis.com beginning Feb. 23, 2015 and at […] Read More »

Mar 14, 2015 at 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Water Street Grille. Enjoy Irish themed specials, games and live music throughout the day. Call 757.369.5644 for more information. Read More »

Mar 14, 2015 at 10 AM to 4 PM

Students will receive individual instruction. Bring a landscape photo of your own and painting materials, including a variety of brushes, at least one canvas and acrylic paints (odorless oils are acceptable, but acrylics are preferred, due to time constraints). All skill levels are welcome, from new to experienced painters! Read More »

Mar 14, 2015 at sunset, 7:30, 8:30, 10 & 11:30 p.m.

Free sky observing begins at sunset. Explore the evening skies above Virginia in the planetarium show “Virginia Skies” at 7:30 p.m. Then enjoy music accompanied by dazzling laser light effects in three planetarium shows. Read More »

Mar 15, 2015 at 7:00 am

Take a tour of Newport News….marathon style! The inaugural Newport News One City Marathon takes to the streets on March 15, 2015. Runners will begin their journey in the stunning setting of Newport News Park where they will enjoy the allure of spring in a landscape as historical as it is beautiful. Event Details: The […] Read More »

Mar 15, 2015 at 5:00 pm sharp

It’s A Tribute to the times of Da Vinci! In honor of the works of Leonardo Da Vinci, we will celebrate with Italian foods enjoyed during the Renaissance. Each course will be accompanied with wines from the region. Seating is limited — please book your reservation today, 757-565-1977. Read More »

Mar 15, 2015 at 5:30 PM - 10PM

Annual Black Tie Preferred Gala Benefit for the Virginia Symphony Orchestra at Two Rivers Country Club in Governor’s Land. Contact Donna Henderson – dhenderson7721@cox.net, 757.419.8815 Read More »

Mar 15, 2015 to Mar 17, 2015 at All day conference event

Explore regional variations in American textiles of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries and discover the forces that molded them. Through a series of formal lectures and juried papers, the symposium will address the question “What is American in American quilts, clothing, and needlework?” It will also provide updates on the latest research techniques and […] Read More »

Mar 16, 2015 to Mar 18, 2015 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm daily except Sunday

March 16-18, 2015  – The Spring Refraction Sampler: A 3 day course that will focus upon various stitches and threads. The course will emphasize how to work a canvas piece beyond a grid design. 3 Day Immersion Course Tuition: $375 Includes Needlepoint Kit. Read More »

Mar 16, 2015 at 7 p.m.

Asteroid impacts! Cometary debris! Extinction level events! These are the topics covered in this science-based but fun look at giant impacts from cosmic objects. Dr. Phil Plait (the Bad Astronomer) talks about how these events have shaped our history, how they may do so again, and why Hollywood always seems to get them wrong. Lest […] Read More »

Mar 17, 2015 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Enjoy your evenings with open mic night at the Water Street Grille. Call 757.369.5644 for more information. Read More »

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

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

Mar 18, 2015 at 11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.

Learn about the legal and social challenges slaves and free blacks in colonial Virginia face as they strive to keep “family” together. At the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg. Read More »

Mar 19, 2015 at 5:30pm-7:30pm

Colonial Heritage Community Foundation presents Senior Champion Celebration at New Town Art Gallery Join us for an evening of art, music, food and fun! Featuring art from the Innovative Senior Champions Program and art by featured artist of the New Town Art Gallery. Music by Jocelyn Oldham, Hors’douvers, and champagne. $30 per person Register at […] Read More »

Mar 21, 2015 at 11:00 am

This show contains the most hilarious renditions of some of the best from the Grimm Brothers iconic works. In this adventure, the engaging performers bring to life Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood, Rumplestiltskin and The Elves and the Shoemaker. This fairy-tale inspired production is loaded with audience participation and an endless stream of laughs – […] Read More »

Mar 21, 2015 to Mar 22, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Hundreds of re-enactors present centuries of military history in one weekend. Re-enactors, depicting soldiers from 64 A.D. through modern times, demonstrate a variety of weapons and military tactics, field communication and medical treatment. The annual event, held each year since 1984, features comparative artillery firings, a Saturday children’s parade and a Sunday military pass-in-review. In […] Read More »

Mar 21, 2015 to Mar 22, 2015 at 8am-8pm

This is a premier youth baseball tournament for high competitive youth travel baseball teams. Read More »

Mar 23, 2015 at 7:30pm

Jan Ledbetter will present the Nabis who exerted a major influence on the art produced in France during the late 19th century. They were influenced by Japanese woodcuts, French Symbolist painting, English Pre-Raphaelite art, and especially by Post-Impressionists painter Paul Gauguin Read More »

Mar 25, 2015 at 11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.

Meet three black women who didn’t accept society’s limits on what they could accomplish. Lydia rose from slave to entrepreneur; Katie Marie was educated but lacked resources; Clara Byrd Baker fought for equal rights in the 20th century. The work of these Williamsburg women spanned three centuries, opening doors and providing new opportunities for the […] Read More »

Mar 26, 2015 at 6:30 - 9:00 PM

Join us for a fabulous dinner topped off with brews from Hardywood Park Brewing Company. “Steal the Pint Night” featuring the Hardywood Park Brewing Co. Buy the beer and “steal” the glass. Like us on Facebook and get notices. Call for reservation information. $. 757.369-5644. Read More »

Mar 27, 2015 at 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join us for one or all of our international wine dinners. This month’s dinner features wines from South Africa. $. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information. Read More »

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Symphonia, Williamsburg’s own professional orchestra conducted by Janna Hymes, presents “Transitions to Jazz,” featuring works by Bernstein, Schubert and Kurt Weill Read More »

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

The Williamsburg Symphonia presents Masterworks Concert #4, Transitions to Jazz, featuring works by Bernstein, Schubert and Kurt Weill. The Symphonia is conducted by Music Director Janna Hymes, in her 11th season on the podium. Read More »

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

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

Apr 4, 2015 at 10 am -12 pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Apr 11, 2015 at 9 AM to Noon

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

Apr 11, 2015 at 9am to 3PM

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

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

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

Apr 15, 2015 at 8:00 pm

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

Apr 15, 2015 at 8 PM

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

Apr 17, 2015 at 8 PM

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

Apr 17, 2015 at 8:00pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Apr 18, 2015 at 10am-3pm

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

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

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

Apr 18, 2015 at Noon - 6:00PM

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Apr 26, 2015 at 1pm to 5pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

May 2, 2015 at 12pm - 6pm

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

May 3, 2015 at 10am-5pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

May 9, 2015 at 9 am - 1 pm

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

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

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

May 11, 2015 to May 17, 2015

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

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

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

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

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

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

Royal School of Needlework – Certification Embroidery Coursess Read More »

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

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

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

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

May 30, 2015 at 11:00 am

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

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

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

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

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

Jun 6, 2015 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 7, 2015 at 7AM-11AM

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Jun 13, 2015 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 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 21, 2015 at 8am-4pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Jul 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 »

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sep 12, 2015 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 28, 2015 to Sep 29, 2015

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Nov 1, 2015 at noon until 4:00

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Dec 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 »

Featured Events

“Working and Racing on the Bay: The Chesapeake Log Canoe” Special Exhibition – Jamestown Settlement

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.

“Military Through the Ages” at Jamestown Settlement

Mar 21, 2015 to Mar 22, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.