Events in Williamsburg, Va.

Greater Williamsburg has an event for every season. Visit us any time for year-round fun.

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Friday, June 23, 2017
Williamsburg KOA Campground
June 22 - 24, 2017

Beat the heat this summer by getting Frozen June 22-24. Enjoy a cool dip in Colonial Pool followed by a refreshing romp at our Splash Pad. Grab an ice cream, then head over to the stage for a special screening of Disney's Frozen. Make sure you visit with our favorite pony brought in by Teeny Tiny Farm. We're even flying Elsa and Anna in all the way from Arendelle to hold sing-a-longs, read stories, and take pictures!

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 12:00am
On the Hill Gallery
June 9 - 23, 2017

From June 3 - July 3, Yorktown Arts Foundation members invite you to visit their "Blue" inspired medium art show. Members create art media through references to the blue sky, a blue eye, the deep blue sea, blues music, a sad emotion or perhaps the sound of the word.  Join us June 3 for free reception from 6 - 8pm.  Free  757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com.

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 12:00am
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
June 24, 2017, 8:30am - 10am
July 29, 2017, 8:30am - 10am
August 12, 2017, 8:30am - 10am
August 26, 2017, 8:30am - 10am
September 9, 2017, 8:30am - 10am
September 30, 2017, 8:30am - 10am

SUPing is a great way to improve balance, gain core strength, and connect with nature. Toss in a few OMs, some breathing and you have Stand-up paddle board Yoga.Practicing yoga on a SUP brings a whole new perspective to being fully present in the moment.

Chickahominy Riverfront Park
Every Friday. Repeats Weekly.
May 19 - September 29, 2017, 8:45am - 10:15am

SUPing is a great way to improve balance, gain core strength, and connect with nature. Toss in a few OMs, some breathing and you have Stand-up paddle board Yoga.Practicing yoga on a SUP brings a whole new perspective to being fully present in the moment.

Friday, June 23, 2017 -
8:45am to 10:15am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Friday, ends on Sep 29, 2017
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown
Repeats Daily.
June 10 - 24, 2017, 9am - 5pm

The Revolutionary War victory at Yorktown in 1781 was just the beginning for the ranks of soldiers who fought for America's independence. Follow the incredible stories of veterans of the Siege of Yorktown – George Washington, Charles Cornwallis, Henry Knox, Alexander Hamilton, the Marquis de Lafayette and James Lafayette – and discover how they went on after the war to help shape the America we know today.

Friday, June 23, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 24, 2017
Virginia Living Museum
Repeats Daily.
May 27 - July 9, 2017, 9am - 5pm

The Virginia Foundation for the Humanities (VFH), in cooperation with the Virginia Association of Museums (VAM) is bringing the Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit, Water|Ways, to make a splash at the Virginia Living Museum May 27 through July 9. The Water|Ways exhibit, located at the VLM changing exhibit area, will consist of engaging panels and kiosks where guests will be able to learn about the five major concepts: Introduction, Source, Flow, Quench, and Water is Eternal?

Friday, June 23, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jul 09, 2017
Peyton Randolph House
Repeats Daily.
June 16 - 30, 2017, 9am - 5pm

Join Patriots at Play and create lasting memories for your family. Grab your tricorn hat and head to the Peyton Randolph House yard for interactive programs offering children a chance to immerse themselves in the 18th-century. Interactive, hands-on, activities.

Friday, June 23, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 30, 2017
Prentis Store
Repeats Daily.
June 6 - 17, 2017, 9:30am - 2:30pm
Every Monday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 20 - September 1, 2017, 9:30am - 10:30am
Every Monday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 20 - September 1, 2017, 10:30am - 11:30am
Every Monday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 20 - September 1, 2017, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Every Monday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 20 - September 1, 2017, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Do you have a future archaeologist in the family? Work alongside some of Colonial Williamsburg's experts as we excavate the cellar of Archibald Blair's 18th century store on Duke of Gloucester Street. This 55-minute program is offered multiple times each day to Colonial Williamsburg ticket-holders (or Good Neighbor Pass holders) ages 5-16. A sign-up sheet will be posted at the Colonial Street entrance each day at 9 a.m. and ticketed guests may sign up for any of the sessions at that time.

Friday, June 23, 2017 -
9:30am to 10:30am
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 17, 2017
DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
Repeats Daily.
June 9 - 23, 2017, 10am - 7pm

Lock, Stock, and Barrel is an early British weaponry exhibition at Colonial Williamsburg's DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum. The exhibit features outstanding displays of military and civilian weapons exploring muzzle-loading firearms, ignition systems, and the evolution of the standing British infantry musket before 1800. This exhibit is open through November 5, 2017.

Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 23, 2017
DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
Repeats Daily.
June 9 - 23, 2017, 10am - 7pm

Dollhouses are some of the most popular miniature versions of the real world. On view is a museum favorite--the enormous Long Island Dollhouse made around 1900 which is fully furnished. The earliest dollhouse in the exhibit was made in 1820 for twin girls. Other houses include a house made in the Chesapeake around 1835 and a colonial revival house made around 1940. While young girls played house, what about young boys?

Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 23, 2017
DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
Repeats Daily.
June 9 - 23, 2017, 10am - 7pm

Explore the growth of interest in natural history during the 18th century through period illustrations. With the settlement of the New World, many Englishman and colonists became fascinated by the plants and animals that were native to the region. These gentlemen on both sides of the Atlantic exchanged specimens and ideas and sponsored the avid collecting and documenting of birds, bugs, and plants.

Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 23, 2017
DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
Repeats Daily.
June 9 - 23, 2017, 10am - 7pm

Colonial Williamsburg has not previously showcased its superlative collection of printed textiles that range in date from the late 17th century into the 19th century. With their stunning designs and bright colors, the objects in this exhibit will be a feast for the eyes. Printed fabrics were used to make fashionable clothing and to upholster home furnishings. While visually arresting, printed textiles also had economic importance as trade goods and as examples of technological advances.

Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 23, 2017
On the Hill Gallery
June 23, 2017, 10am - 3pm

Join us with artist, Lew Thatcher's for his 1-2-3 Method -- Drawing, Values, Color workshop.  The workshop is four hours per day, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. with an hour for lunch. Subject matter will be landscape, seascape or cityscape from each student's own photographs.  Reservations required. $  More details at 757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com.

Friday, June 23, 2017 -
10:00am to 3:00pm
Intersection of Botetourt and Nicholson Streets
Every Monday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 16 - 30, 2017, 1pm - 2pm

Treat the animal lover in your life to this one-hour walking tour of Colonial Williamsburg's modern stables and Rare Breeds Program. You'll get a behind-the-scenes look at our facilities, learn more about our carriages, and get up close and personal with some of our animals.

Friday, June 23, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 30, 2017
Kimball Theatre
Every Wednesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
June 16 - 30, 2017, 1:30pm - 9:30pm

From Executive Producer Anthony Bourdain.  Jeremiah Tower is one of the most controversial and influential figures in the history of American gastronomy.

Friday, June 23, 2017 -
1:30pm to 9:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 30, 2017
Colonial Williamsburg's Palace Green
Every Wednesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
June 16 - 30, 2017, 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Experience entertainment like you've never seen at Colonial Williamsburg's Playbooth Theater. Located perpendicular to the Palace Green, enjoy music and plays. Be sure to check the daily marquee at the Theater. Family fun, Wednesday through Sunday, all summer long.

Friday, June 23, 2017 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 30, 2017

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