Winter in Williamsburg

Twinkling Lights. Seasonal Events. Winter’s Warmth.

D2009-DMD-1215-6288.CR2Visit Williamsburg this winter, where your days and nights will be illuminated with the warmth of the season. Enjoy southern delicacies in the area’s restaurants and revel in the multitude of sparkling lights.

Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center offer special holiday programming including a glimpse of a 17th century Christmas celebration. You can sip Busch Gardens’ signature peppermint hot fudge chocolate while strolling through Christmastown. Colonial Williamsburg has over 400 seasonal programs for every taste and interest.

Winter Small - BerriesGive the year a proper farewell at Williamsburg’s First Night, a family oriented evening, which features kids’ shows plus fireworks. And, begin the New Year by visiting the area’s gardens, cloaked in their winter coats, and observe the native wildlife through the bare woods. Afterwards, indulge in your favorite wine at one of our many restaurants and catch up with friends by a roaring fire.

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Featured Events

Williamsburg Fall Arts

Aug 31, 2015 to Oct 18, 2015

Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens

Sep 25, 2015 to Nov 1, 2015 at See website for complete times

An Occasion for the Arts – Cancelled due to inclement weather

Oct 3, 2015 to Oct 4, 2015 at 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Yorktown Victory Celebration

Oct 17, 2015 to Oct 18, 2015 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.