Sports & Recreation Events

Get Out and Play

Recreation events in Greater Williamsburg mean you get to be part of the action.

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Friday, September 22, 2017
York River State Park
May 26, 2017, 7:30pm - 10:30pm
June 23, 2017, 7:30pm - 10:30pm
July 21, 2017, 7:30pm - 10:30pm
August 18, 2017, 7pm - 10pm
September 22, 2017, 7pm - 10pm

Get away from the bright lights of the city and spend an evening with us looking at the night sky. For an added touch, we'll enjoy it from a canoe! Whether you're an expert on the stars and planets or a novice, you'll still enjoy this peaceful trip on the creek. One experienced canoeist per canoe required. Reservations are required

Friday, September 22, 2017 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, September 23, 2017
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, September 23, 2017 -
8:30am to 9:30am
Ford's Colony Country Club
September 23, 2017, 9am

Join Us for the 2017 Earl "Tuggy" Young Golf Tournament As Bacon Street Youth and Family Services celebrates our 46th year of service to the youth and families we are gearing up for the annual golf tournament! In memory of Earl "Tuggy" Young, this golf tournament is coming soon, on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 9 am at Ford's Colony Country Club.

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 9:00am
York River State Park
Every Fourth Saturday. Repeats Monthly.
May 27 - July 22, 2017, 8:30pm - 10pm
August 19, 2017, 7:30pm - 9pm
September 23, 2017, 7pm - 8:30pm

What roams the woods after dark?  Take a ranger guided tour with us to experience the sights and sounds after sundown.  Enjoy the cooler temperatures with the sounds of raccoons, owls, and other creatures.  After the hike, enjoy stargazing with the Virginia Penisula Astronomy Club.  Please call the office for reservations.  Note:  Hikes in September and October begin at 7:30 pm.

Saturday, September 23, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Repeats every 1 month(s), on the fourth Saturday of the month, ends on Jul 22, 2017
Sunday, September 24, 2017
Williamsburg Winery
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
March 19 - November 19, 2017, 8:30am - 11am

On Sundays, join cycling enthusiasts from The Williamsburg Winery team on a group ride through the Historic Triangle and back to the Winery for wine and brunch specials at the Gabriel Archer Tavern. Ride registration begins each Sunday at 8:30 a.m. and the ride begins at 9 a.m. There is no fee to participate.

All Cycling Club participants will receive a 15% discount at the Gabriel Archer Tavern following the completion of the ride.  The discount is only valid the day of the ride.

Sunday, September 24, 2017 -
8:30am to 11:00am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Nov 19, 2017
Monday, September 25, 2017
DoG Street Pub
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
May 8 - December 25, 2017, 5pm - 9:30pm

We are a family and dog friendly, casual running club in the Colonial area. We meet every Monday at Chef David Everett's DoG Street Pub for a 5k fun run. Thanks to AleWerks Brewery the patio is reserved during every run for snacks and drinks after. Run starts at six o'clock pm!

Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Dec 25, 2017
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
May 15 - October 30, 2017, 6pm - 7:45pm

SUPing Sisters is for ladies only! Sorry fellas!! We will meet every Monday at 6:00pm and paddle together for an hour and a half. Each week will be a different place to paddle and explore. This is a great way to work on your paddling technique and also to enjoy some company while paddling. This is NOT A LESSON so if you have never paddled before you will need to attend one of my paddle lessons before signing up for this event.
The cost for this event is $15.00

Monday, September 25, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:45pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Oct 30, 2017
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Water Street Grille
Every Wednesday. Repeats Weekly.
March 1 - December 27, 2017, 6pm - 7pm

Family fun 5k Run/Walk every Wednesday at 6:00pm that starts and ends at WSG with food and beer specials!  $  For details 757.369.5644 or WaterStreetGrille website

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, ends on Dec 27, 2017
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
Every Wednesday. Repeats Weekly.
June 7 - October 25, 2017, 6pm - 8:30pm

Stand up paddle boarding is becoming more popular each year.In the last several years millions of people have begun to enjoy paddle boarding, while standing (SUP). People now engage in stand-up paddling to enjoy the water, spend time with friends, and to improve their fitness level.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, ends on Oct 25, 2017
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Williamsburg Winery
Every Thursday. Repeats Weekly.
August 24 - November 30, 2017, 5:30pm - 8pm

Every Thursday, join running enthusiasts from The Williamsburg Winery team on a 5K run/jog/walk through the vineyards at Wessex Hundred followed by food and drink specials at the Winery! The route is completely paved and is open to all fitness levels. There's no fee to participate.

Complete 5 runs and you'll receive a complimentary Williamsburg Winery Running Club T-Shirt! We'll run every Thursday through November (weather permitting).

Thursday, September 28, 2017 -
5:30pm to 8:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Thursday, ends on Nov 30, 2017
Saturday, September 30, 2017
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.

Saturday, September 30, 2017 -
8:30am to 10:00am
Sunday, October 01, 2017
Williamsburg Winery
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
March 19 - November 19, 2017, 8:30am - 11am

On Sundays, join cycling enthusiasts from The Williamsburg Winery team on a group ride through the Historic Triangle and back to the Winery for wine and brunch specials at the Gabriel Archer Tavern. Ride registration begins each Sunday at 8:30 a.m. and the ride begins at 9 a.m. There is no fee to participate.

All Cycling Club participants will receive a 15% discount at the Gabriel Archer Tavern following the completion of the ride.  The discount is only valid the day of the ride.

Sunday, October 1, 2017 -
8:30am to 11:00am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Nov 19, 2017
Monday, October 02, 2017
DoG Street Pub
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
May 8 - December 25, 2017, 5pm - 9:30pm

We are a family and dog friendly, casual running club in the Colonial area. We meet every Monday at Chef David Everett's DoG Street Pub for a 5k fun run. Thanks to AleWerks Brewery the patio is reserved during every run for snacks and drinks after. Run starts at six o'clock pm!

Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Dec 25, 2017
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
May 15 - October 30, 2017, 6pm - 7:45pm

SUPing Sisters is for ladies only! Sorry fellas!! We will meet every Monday at 6:00pm and paddle together for an hour and a half. Each week will be a different place to paddle and explore. This is a great way to work on your paddling technique and also to enjoy some company while paddling. This is NOT A LESSON so if you have never paddled before you will need to attend one of my paddle lessons before signing up for this event.
The cost for this event is $15.00

Monday, October 2, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:45pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Oct 30, 2017
Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Water Street Grille
Every Wednesday. Repeats Weekly.
March 1 - December 27, 2017, 6pm - 7pm

Family fun 5k Run/Walk every Wednesday at 6:00pm that starts and ends at WSG with food and beer specials!  $  For details 757.369.5644 or WaterStreetGrille website

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, ends on Dec 27, 2017
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
Every Wednesday. Repeats Weekly.
June 7 - October 25, 2017, 6pm - 8:30pm

Stand up paddle boarding is becoming more popular each year.In the last several years millions of people have begun to enjoy paddle boarding, while standing (SUP). People now engage in stand-up paddling to enjoy the water, spend time with friends, and to improve their fitness level.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, ends on Oct 25, 2017
Thursday, October 05, 2017
Williamsburg Winery
Every Thursday. Repeats Weekly.
August 24 - November 30, 2017, 5:30pm - 8pm

Every Thursday, join running enthusiasts from The Williamsburg Winery team on a 5K run/jog/walk through the vineyards at Wessex Hundred followed by food and drink specials at the Winery! The route is completely paved and is open to all fitness levels. There's no fee to participate.

Complete 5 runs and you'll receive a complimentary Williamsburg Winery Running Club T-Shirt! We'll run every Thursday through November (weather permitting).

Thursday, October 5, 2017 -
5:30pm to 8:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Thursday, ends on Nov 30, 2017
Saturday, October 07, 2017
Virginia Capital Trail
October 7, 2017, 5:30am - 12am

Enjoy a 100-mile relay on the Virginia Capital Trail! This event is for teams of six or ultra-teams of four. The relay includes all of the Virginia Capital Trail from Richmond to Jamestown and back! This event is organized in partnership between the Virginia Capital Trail and REV3.

Saturday, October 7, 2017 -
5:30am to 12:00am
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
October 7, 2017, 9am - 1pm

Pedal your way through the Virginia Capital Trail with color surprises at every turn! Add a little color to your day pedaling round trip from Chickahominy Riverfront Park to your "Color Pit Stop" of choice. Make tracks riding this beautiful scenic trail as a family or at your leisure. Load up your bike, wear your white T-shirt and get colored at "color pit stops" which feature refueling stations of water, healthy snacks and recreational fun.

Multiple riding options available:

Saturday, October 7, 2017 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
October 7, 2017, 9am - 1pm

James City County Parks & Recreation welcomes you to a new biking event, a fall time family ride to color" your way through the Virginia Capital Trail! Come venture from Chickahominy Riverfront Park to the James City County Marina and back as you encounter "color stops" (rest stops) along the way with water, snacks and fun recreational activities. Ride as much or little as you like and get marked at the stops.

Saturday, October 7, 2017 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday, October 08, 2017
Williamsburg Winery
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
March 19 - November 19, 2017, 8:30am - 11am

On Sundays, join cycling enthusiasts from The Williamsburg Winery team on a group ride through the Historic Triangle and back to the Winery for wine and brunch specials at the Gabriel Archer Tavern. Ride registration begins each Sunday at 8:30 a.m. and the ride begins at 9 a.m. There is no fee to participate.

All Cycling Club participants will receive a 15% discount at the Gabriel Archer Tavern following the completion of the ride.  The discount is only valid the day of the ride.

Sunday, October 8, 2017 -
8:30am to 11:00am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Nov 19, 2017
Monday, October 09, 2017
DoG Street Pub
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
May 8 - December 25, 2017, 5pm - 9:30pm

We are a family and dog friendly, casual running club in the Colonial area. We meet every Monday at Chef David Everett's DoG Street Pub for a 5k fun run. Thanks to AleWerks Brewery the patio is reserved during every run for snacks and drinks after. Run starts at six o'clock pm!

Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Dec 25, 2017

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