Events in Williamsburg, Va.

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

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Saturday, July 22, 2017
Busch Gardens
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
July 8 - August 26, 2017

In July and August, Busch Gardens® becomes a cooler place after dark during Summer Nights, presented by Coca-Cola®. Special entertainment, culinary experiences and a fun nighttime atmosphere will give guests a new reason to visit during summer evenings.

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Saturday, ends on Aug 26, 2017
York Hall
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
July 1 - August 31, 2017

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and picturesque 'Photography' exhibit.  In addition to the exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 12:00am
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Saturday, ends on Aug 31, 2017
Williamsburg KOA Campground
July 21 - 23, 2017

Christmas in July: Have a holly jolly Christmas in July! The elves will be bringing the spirit of Christmas alive all across the campground. Enjoy the decorations, the lights, and the events as we bring some winter magic back to the Williamsburg KOA July 21st through July 23rd. Check out the Town Crier when you arrive for a full list of all the festive events we have planned.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Water Street Grille
Every Wednesday, Friday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
July 1 - 29, 2017

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.  

Wednesday Nights, 7-10pm, Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11pm

Fri, June 30th: Planet Full of Blues 8-11pm

Sat, July 1st: Good Shot Judy 8-11pm

Wed, July 5th: Dear Hearts 7-10pm

Fri, July 7th: Hector 8-11pm

Sat, July 8th: Jonny Cardigan Band 8-11pm

Wed, July 12th: Ron Hamilton, Steel Drums 7-10pm

Fri, July 14th: Dharma Initiative 8-11pm

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 12:00am
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Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jul 29, 2017
"Comedy Club of Williamsburg" Inside the DoubleTree Hotel
July 22, 2017

A former P.E. teacher, West Virginia native Reno Collier has endeared himself to a wide range of audiences from college students to church softball teams. With a contagious laugh and friendly, almost intoxicating demeanor, Reno's observations often find him recalling mishaps of his West Virginia cousins, his Scottish heritage, unruly in-laws and alien abductions. Reno's journey began at the Punchline Comedy Club in Atlanta, GA where he tended bar to supplement his day job.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 12:00am
DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton Williamsburg
July 21 - 23, 2017

A three day horror based event, complete with fun activities, exciting celebrity guests and a spooky good time! Best of all - all proceeds raised from this event will go to help families with severely ill children, women fighting breast cancer, and those children suffering burn injuries! (Children 10 years of age or younger are free with a paid adult admission.)

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Riverwalk Landing
April 29, 2017, 8am - 12pm
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 20 - October 28, 2017, 8am - 12pm

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9 (No market May 6 & Oct 7).  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare. Weekly live music entertainment.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
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Saturday, ends on Oct 28, 2017
Merchants Square
July 22, 2017, 8am - 12pm

Over 40 vendors will bring meats, produce, mushrooms, flowers, artisan chocolate, cheese, honey, baked goods, peanuts and handmade soaps to the Williamsburg Farmers Market. Live music will be performed by Orion from 9:00 am until 11:00 am. Williamsburg National Golf Course is at the Chefs Tent. Join the Power of Produce (POP) Club for a fun activity and 2 bite challenge (age 5-12.) The Market accepts SNAP/EBT, credit cards, and W&M Express.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
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.

Jamestown Beach Event Park
June 3, 2017, 8:30am - 9:30am
June 17, 2017, 8:30am - 9:30am
July 1, 2017, 8:30am - 9:30am
July 22, 2017, 8:30am - 9:30am
August 5, 2017, 8:30am - 9:30am
August 19, 2017, 8:30am - 9:30am
September 16, 2017, 8:30am - 9:30am
September 23, 2017, 8:30am - 9:30am

Paddle Fit is a fun and challenging workout focusing on endurance, strength, core, balance and functional movement, a complete mental and physical workout on the water. By changing up routines and exercises you will see amazing transformations in both your body and attitude. Our Paddle Fit instructor will take you through an hour long fitness session on the water unlike any other. Paddle Fit is not your average workout, so if you don’t want to be average then come join us.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
8:30am to 9:30am
Peyton Randolph House
Repeats Daily.
June 16 - 30, 2017, 9am - 5pm
Repeats Daily.
July 1 - September 2, 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.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 30, 2017
Jamestown Settlement
Repeats Daily.
July 15 - 29, 2017, 9am - 6pm

Four hundred years after the 1617 death of Pocahontas in England, her image and legend live on. Using depictions of Pocahontas from across the centuries, Jamestown Settlement will present "Pocahontas Imagined," a special exhibition opening July 15 through January 28, 2018, that illuminates the reasons behind her enduring legacy as well as her impression on popular culture and art.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jul 29, 2017
Virginia Living Museum
Repeats Daily.
July 22 - August 5, 2017, 9am - 5pm

Nature Connects is an award-winning, record-breaking exhibition now touring North America. Created with over a half million LEGO pieces, this show features larger-than-life sculptures built with LEGO bricks by Brooklyn artist and children’s author Sean Kenney. The sculptures bring nature to life with a 6-foot hummingbird hovering over a trumpet flower, a deer family made from 48,000 bricks, a giant tortoise, a 7-foot long dragonfly and more.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Aug 05, 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.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
9:30am to 10:30am
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 17, 2017
Williamsburg Winery
July 15, 2017, 10am - 11:30am
July 22, 2017, 10am - 11:30am
July 29, 2017, 10am - 11:30am
August 19, 2017, 10am - 11:30am
August 26, 2017, 10am - 11:30am

Yes, you read that correctly, wine paired with yoga, or maybe it's yoga paired with wine - either way it's going to be amazing! The Williamsburg Winery is proud to partner with Mary Robinson from Body Balance Studio to bring you a yoga and wine program unlike anything you've ever experienced before. Renowned instructor Mary Robinson has created a program designed to incorporate elements of our featured wine of the week into the yoga practice.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
10:00am to 11:30am
York River State Park
May 13, 2017, 10am - 12pm
May 27, 2017, 10am - 12pm
June 10, 2017, 10am - 12pm
July 8, 2017, 10am - 12pm
July 22, 2017, 10am - 12pm
August 12, 2017, 10am - 12pm
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
September 9 - 30, 2017, 10am - 12pm

Explore the beautiful wetlands or river with us. You may even encounter a variety of wild creatures! Learn something new and exciting as you paddle up the creek or down the river; and don't worry, we provide you with a paddle of your choice (canoe or kayak). Taskinas Creek and the York River are so rich in their resources and we'll teach you ways to protect them.  Reservations are recommended.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
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Saturday, ends on Sep 30, 2017
DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
Repeats Daily.
June 9 - 23, 2017, 10am - 7pm
Repeats Daily.
June 23, 2017 - July 13, 2018, 10am - 4:30pm

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?

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 23, 2017
Yankee Candle Village
July 22 - 23, 2017, 10am - 6pm

It’s Christmas in July at Yankee Candle Village - Saturday and Sunday July 22nd and 23rd. 30% off ALL ornaments and collectibles in our Holiday Park including Dept 56, Byers Choice, and Jim Shore. Get a photo with Santa by Helen's Place Photography, save up to 50% on Holiday Candles and much more! - one weekend only!

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
10:00am to 6:00pm
Prentis Store
Every Monday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 5 - 15, 2017, 3pm - 4:30pm
Every Monday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 20 - September 1, 2017, 3pm - 4:30pm

What happens when the digging is done? "DUG!" is a free-flow event that introduces visitors of all ages to artifact washing, ceramic mending, conservation, zooarchaeology, archaeological seeds, and more. A rotating schedule of hands-on activities and special guests make "DUG!" the perfect complement to "DIG!" offered earlier on the same site Monday-Saturday. If your knees aren't quite what they used to be, this is the way to embrace archaeology. Sit in the shade, and engage with our experts.

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 15, 2017

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