Sports & Recreation Events

Get Out and Play

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

E.g., 06/26/2017
E.g., 06/26/2017
Friday, May 26, 2017
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, May 26, 2017 -
8:45am to 10:15am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Friday, ends on Sep 29, 2017
Yankee Candle Village
May 25 - 29, 2017, 9am - 6pm

Attention Outdoor enthusiasts! The best sale ever begins on Thursday, May 25. The Coleman Truckload Sale is back at Yankee Candle Village with your favorite outdoor gear up to 70% off! As a leading manufacturer of outdoor recreation gear, it produces coolers, backpacks, tents, sleeping bags, air mattresses, lanterns, grills, life vests, and floats, among other items, which are sold under the Wake Vest, Helium, Puddle Jumper, Mad Dog Gear, Sevylor, and Stearns brands.

Friday, May 26, 2017 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
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, May 26, 2017 -
7:30pm to 10:30pm
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Yankee Candle Village
May 25 - 29, 2017, 9am - 6pm

Attention Outdoor enthusiasts! The best sale ever begins on Thursday, May 25. The Coleman Truckload Sale is back at Yankee Candle Village with your favorite outdoor gear up to 70% off! As a leading manufacturer of outdoor recreation gear, it produces coolers, backpacks, tents, sleeping bags, air mattresses, lanterns, grills, life vests, and floats, among other items, which are sold under the Wake Vest, Helium, Puddle Jumper, Mad Dog Gear, Sevylor, and Stearns brands.

Saturday, May 27, 2017 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
York River State Park
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 13 - 27, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
June 10, 2017, 1pm - 3pm

You never know when a ranger will walk up to you, in the park, with a wild "critter"!  You will learn fascinating facts about the animal and may be able to touch or even hold the "friend."

Saturday, May 27, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Repeats every 2 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on May 27, 2017
Sunday, May 28, 2017
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, May 27, 2017 -
8:30pm to 10:00pm
Repeats every 1 month(s), on the fourth Saturday of the month, ends on Jul 22, 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, May 28, 2017 -
8:30am to 11:00am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Nov 19, 2017
Yankee Candle Village
May 25 - 29, 2017, 9am - 6pm

Attention Outdoor enthusiasts! The best sale ever begins on Thursday, May 25. The Coleman Truckload Sale is back at Yankee Candle Village with your favorite outdoor gear up to 70% off! As a leading manufacturer of outdoor recreation gear, it produces coolers, backpacks, tents, sleeping bags, air mattresses, lanterns, grills, life vests, and floats, among other items, which are sold under the Wake Vest, Helium, Puddle Jumper, Mad Dog Gear, Sevylor, and Stearns brands.

Sunday, May 28, 2017 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
York River State Park
May 7, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 21 - June 11, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
June 25 - July 23, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
August 6 - 27, 2017, 1pm - 3pm

Seine nets have been used for ages to catch fish and other creatures in the Chesapeake Bay and its tributary rivers.  Our rangers will lead you in discovering the variety of aquatic life in the York River with seine and dip nets.  We also provide waders upon request.  This is a free program.  Please call for reservations.  This program will NOT be held on May 18th & June 19th (Mother's

Sunday, May 28, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Jun 11, 2017
York River State Park
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 7, 2017, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 21 - June 11, 2017, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
June 25 - July 23, 2017, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
August 6 - 27, 2017, 4:30pm - 7:30pm

As the colors of sunset fall on the marsh, a variety of sounds can be heard from birds and other creatures.  Enjoy the beauty of this special time on the water with a guided paddling trip. Please call for reservations.  This program will NOT be held on May 8th and June 19th for our special Mothers & Fathers Day events

Sunday, May 28, 2017 -
4:30pm to 7:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on May 07, 2017
Monday, May 29, 2017
Yankee Candle Village
May 25 - 29, 2017, 9am - 6pm

Attention Outdoor enthusiasts! The best sale ever begins on Thursday, May 25. The Coleman Truckload Sale is back at Yankee Candle Village with your favorite outdoor gear up to 70% off! As a leading manufacturer of outdoor recreation gear, it produces coolers, backpacks, tents, sleeping bags, air mattresses, lanterns, grills, life vests, and floats, among other items, which are sold under the Wake Vest, Helium, Puddle Jumper, Mad Dog Gear, Sevylor, and Stearns brands.

Monday, May 29, 2017 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
DoG Street Pub
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
May 8, 2017 - December 31, 2027, 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!

Monday, May 29, 2017 -
5:00pm to 9:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Dec 31, 2027
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, May 29, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:45pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Oct 30, 2017
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
Every Tuesday. Repeats Weekly.
May 16 - September 26, 2017, 6:15pm - 7:45pm

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.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 -
6:15pm to 7:45pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Tuesday, ends on Sep 26, 2017
Wednesday, May 31, 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, May 31, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, ends on Dec 27, 2017
Friday, June 02, 2017
Little Creek Reservoir Park
June 2 - 4, 2017

June 2, 3, and 4, 2017 have been designated as Free Fishing Days in Virginia. No fishing license of any kind will be required for rod and reel fishing in freshwater or saltwater, on these days. Plan some time to go fishing and boating; take the family fishing and boating or learn to fish and boat!

Friday, June 2, 2017 - 12:00am
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 2, 2017 -
8:45am to 10:15am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Friday, ends on Sep 29, 2017
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Little Creek Reservoir Park
June 2 - 4, 2017

June 2, 3, and 4, 2017 have been designated as Free Fishing Days in Virginia. No fishing license of any kind will be required for rod and reel fishing in freshwater or saltwater, on these days. Plan some time to go fishing and boating; take the family fishing and boating or learn to fish and boat!

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 12:00am
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, June 3, 2017 -
8:30am to 9:30am
Sunday, June 04, 2017
Little Creek Reservoir Park
June 2 - 4, 2017

June 2, 3, and 4, 2017 have been designated as Free Fishing Days in Virginia. No fishing license of any kind will be required for rod and reel fishing in freshwater or saltwater, on these days. Plan some time to go fishing and boating; take the family fishing and boating or learn to fish and boat!

Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 12:00am
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, June 4, 2017 -
8:30am to 11:00am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Nov 19, 2017
York River State Park
May 7, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 21 - June 11, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
June 25 - July 23, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
August 6 - 27, 2017, 1pm - 3pm

Seine nets have been used for ages to catch fish and other creatures in the Chesapeake Bay and its tributary rivers.  Our rangers will lead you in discovering the variety of aquatic life in the York River with seine and dip nets.  We also provide waders upon request.  This is a free program.  Please call for reservations.  This program will NOT be held on May 18th & June 19th (Mother's

Sunday, June 4, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Jun 11, 2017
York River State Park
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 7, 2017, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 21 - June 11, 2017, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
June 25 - July 23, 2017, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
August 6 - 27, 2017, 4:30pm - 7:30pm

As the colors of sunset fall on the marsh, a variety of sounds can be heard from birds and other creatures.  Enjoy the beauty of this special time on the water with a guided paddling trip. Please call for reservations.  This program will NOT be held on May 8th and June 19th for our special Mothers & Fathers Day events

Sunday, June 4, 2017 -
4:30pm to 7:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on May 07, 2017
Monday, June 05, 2017
DoG Street Pub
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
May 8, 2017 - December 31, 2027, 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!

Monday, June 5, 2017 -
5:00pm to 9:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Dec 31, 2027

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