History Events

Celebrate Colonial History

Historic attractions and Colonial sites hold events throughout the year. Find out pieces of history you didn't know before; from gossiping with a house maid to sitting at lectures about the battles of the Revolutionary War. Find your freedom at one!

E.g., 04/30/2017
E.g., 04/30/2017
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Kimball Theatre
Repeats Daily.
April 17 - 30, 2017, 12:30pm - 9:30pm

Writer James Baldwin tells the story of race in modern America with...

Sunday, April 30, 2017 -
12:30pm to 9:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Apr 30, 2017
Saturday, May 06, 2017
York River State Park
Every First Saturday. Repeats Monthly.
June 4, 2016 - September 2, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
October 7, 2017, 10am - 12pm

Take a ride through the remains of Taskinas Plantation. Our staff archaeologist...

Saturday, May 6, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 month(s), on the first Saturday of the month, ends on Sep 02, 2017
Sunday, May 07, 2017
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Sunday, May 21, 2017
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Monday, May 29, 2017
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Jamestown Settlement
June 3 - 4, 2017, 9am - 5pm

Blacksmiths, potters, turners, carvers, spinners and more gather at Jamestown Settlement, a...

Saturday, June 3, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
York River State Park
Every First Saturday. Repeats Monthly.
June 4, 2016 - September 2, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
October 7, 2017, 10am - 12pm

Take a ride through the remains of Taskinas Plantation. Our staff archaeologist...

Saturday, June 3, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 month(s), on the first Saturday of the month, ends on Sep 02, 2017
Sunday, June 04, 2017
Jamestown Settlement
June 3 - 4, 2017, 9am - 5pm

Blacksmiths, potters, turners, carvers, spinners and more gather at Jamestown Settlement, a...

Sunday, June 4, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Monday, June 26, 2017
Saturday, July 01, 2017
York River State Park
Every First Saturday. Repeats Monthly.
June 4, 2016 - September 2, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
October 7, 2017, 10am - 12pm

Take a ride through the remains of Taskinas Plantation. Our staff archaeologist...

Saturday, July 1, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 month(s), on the first Saturday of the month, ends on Sep 02, 2017
Saturday, August 05, 2017
York River State Park
Every First Saturday. Repeats Monthly.
June 4, 2016 - September 2, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
October 7, 2017, 10am - 12pm

Take a ride through the remains of Taskinas Plantation. Our staff archaeologist...

Saturday, August 5, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 month(s), on the first Saturday of the month, ends on Sep 02, 2017
Saturday, September 02, 2017
York River State Park
Every First Saturday. Repeats Monthly.
June 4, 2016 - September 2, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
October 7, 2017, 10am - 12pm

Take a ride through the remains of Taskinas Plantation. Our staff archaeologist...

Saturday, September 2, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 month(s), on the first Saturday of the month, ends on Sep 02, 2017
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Saturday, October 07, 2017
York River State Park
Every First Saturday. Repeats Monthly.
June 4, 2016 - September 2, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
October 7, 2017, 10am - 12pm

Take a ride through the remains of Taskinas Plantation. Our staff archaeologist...

Saturday, October 7, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Repeats every 1 month(s), on the first Saturday of the month, ends on Sep 02, 2017
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Friday, November 24, 2017
Saturday, November 25, 2017