Seasonal Events

Visit Williamsburg has an event for every season and every taste in your travel group or family! Check out the event calendar to make sure you and yours take full advantage of what the Visit Williamsburg area has to offer!

What's Happening

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Thursday, February 20, 2020
221 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Every Thursday. Repeats Weekly.
January 30 - March 5, 2020

Enjoy an intimate concert with some of our area’s top musicians. Located inside the Historic Freight Shed, these weekly performances are sure to heat things up even in the middle of winter. From jazz and bluegrass to rock & roll, this year's lineup promises to be the best one yet! Carrot Tree will provide complimentary coffee and refreshments, so make sure to arrive on time. 2020 Schedule
Jan. 30: The Flatland Bluegrass Band
Feb. 6: New Sound Alliance

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 12:00am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Thursday, ends on Mar 05, 2020
The Freight Shed
221 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Every Thursday. Repeats Weekly.
January 30 - March 5, 2020

Enjoy an intimate concert with some of our area’s top musicians. Located inside the Historic Freight Shed, these weekly performances are sure to heat things up even in the middle of winter. From jazz and bluegrass to rock & roll, this year's lineup promises to be the best one yet! Carrot Tree will provide complimentary coffee and refreshments, so make sure to arrive on time. 2020 Schedule
Jan. 30: The Flatland Bluegrass Band
Feb. 6: New Sound Alliance

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 12:00am
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
December 6, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 7, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 13, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 14, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 20, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 27, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 28, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 30, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 31, 2019, 10am - 4pm
January 2, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 3, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 9, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 10, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 11, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 16, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 17, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 22, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 23, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 24, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 25, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 7, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 29, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm

Blacksmithing was one of the earliest trades to be practiced at Jamestown. Join Blacksmith Steve Mankowski or Blacksmith Shel Browder for demonstrations and a discussion of the types of work that went on at the site of the original James Fort Forge.

Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne

Thursday, February 20, 2020 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg 23188
Every Monday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
January 31 - February 29, 2020, 10am - 5pm

In February The Virginia Musical Museum and Music Hall of Fame at 6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg, Va will be celebrating Black History Month. Featuring African American music artists from Virginia. The museum will be displaying personal items, pictures and a history on music greats like Ella Fitzgerald, Ruth Brown, Pharrell Williams, Pearl Baily and many more.

Thursday, February 20, 2020 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Feb 29, 2020
6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg 23188
January 31 - February 29, 2020, 10am - 5pm

In February The Virginia Musical Museum and Music Hall of Fame at 6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg, Va will be celebrating Black History Month. Featuring African American music artists from Virginia. The museum will be displaying personal items, pictures and a history on music greats like Ella Fitzgerald, Ruth Brown, Pharrell Williams, Pearl Baily, Clarence Clemmons, Sissieretta Jones, The Five Keys, Old South Quartet and other notable Virginians.

Thursday, February 20, 2020 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
Brass Cannon Brewing Co.
5476 Mooretown Rd Williamsburg 23188
Every Thursday. Repeats Weekly.
January 23 - June 25, 2020, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Every Thursday Night is TRIVIA NIGHT at The Cannon Hosted by our own Sarah Adams! Our trivia nights cover everything from random entertainment trivia to weird bits of history. With a new and interesting topic every week it's sure to keep you on your toes. Along with the more traditional trivia, there's also a sound round, picture round and,speed round every week! Come show off those smarts for prizes and bragging rights. Need brain food to help you kick it into high gear?

Thursday, February 20, 2020 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Thursday, ends on Jun 25, 2020
Duke of Gloucester St
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15 - October 31, 2020, 8pm - 9:15pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not “orbs” on cameras, embark on a night you’ll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Thursday, February 20, 2020 -
8:00pm to 9:15pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Oct 31, 2020
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Thursday, February 20, 2020 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Friday, February 21, 2020
Brass Cannon Brewing Co.
5476 Mooretown Rd Williamsburg 23188
February 21, 2020, 5pm - 10pm

It's time to thrown down in The Cannon Tap Room for MARDI GRAS! Grab a Voodoo Hurricane, dance on down to Chek K for some amazing Cajun eats, and don't forget your BEADS! Want to be named Brass Cannons Mardi Gras Royalty 2020? Get as many votes as you can by the end of the night! It's going to be a blast. Laissez les bons temps rouler!

Friday, February 21, 2020 -
5:00pm to 10:00pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
November 6, 2019, 10am - 4pm
November 23, 2019, 10am - 4pm
November 29, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 4, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 7, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 18, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2019, 10am - 4pm
January 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 15, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 24, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 7, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 21, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm

Join cooper Marshall Sheetz as he demonstrates traditional methods for creating buckets, barrels and casks. Coopering – the making of wooden storage containers – has existed for over 3,000 years. At Jamestown casks were to transport cargos of wine, beer, tobacco, sugar, and salt. Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne

Friday, February 21, 2020 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg 23188
Every Monday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
January 31 - February 29, 2020, 10am - 5pm

In February The Virginia Musical Museum and Music Hall of Fame at 6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg, Va will be celebrating Black History Month. Featuring African American music artists from Virginia. The museum will be displaying personal items, pictures and a history on music greats like Ella Fitzgerald, Ruth Brown, Pharrell Williams, Pearl Baily and many more.

Friday, February 21, 2020 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Feb 29, 2020
6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg 23188
January 31 - February 29, 2020, 10am - 5pm

In February The Virginia Musical Museum and Music Hall of Fame at 6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg, Va will be celebrating Black History Month. Featuring African American music artists from Virginia. The museum will be displaying personal items, pictures and a history on music greats like Ella Fitzgerald, Ruth Brown, Pharrell Williams, Pearl Baily, Clarence Clemmons, Sissieretta Jones, The Five Keys, Old South Quartet and other notable Virginians.

Friday, February 21, 2020 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
The Virginia Beer Company
401 Second Street Williamsburg 23185
Every Friday. Repeats Weekly.
January 17 - December 18, 2020, 4pm - 9:30pm

Brewing is work, but beer is fun - so on Friday evenings, we tap a cask concoction of classic recipes infused with new ingredients to have some fun showcasing small batch offerings of our favorite recipes. Tapped each Friday at 4 pm, the Friday Brewmaster's Pin features gravity pours of Virginia Beer Co. recipes aged with various adjuncts such as maple syrup, fruit purées, vanilla beans, fresh hops, cinnamon sticks, cocoa nibs, and more.

Friday, February 21, 2020 -
4:00pm to 9:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Friday, ends on Dec 18, 2020
Duke of Gloucester St
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15 - October 31, 2020, 8pm - 9:15pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not “orbs” on cameras, embark on a night you’ll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Friday, February 21, 2020 -
8:00pm to 9:15pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Oct 31, 2020
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Friday, February 21, 2020 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Brass Cannon Brewing Co.
5476 Mooretown Rd Williamsburg 23188
February 22, 2020, 6pm - 9pm

The Paper Aliens mothership is currently docked in Virginia Beach, VA. This quintet is charged with channeling the quintessence into this dimension through the use of soaring vocal lines, sweet guitar licks and a thumpin' rhythm section, augmented with some serious chops on the keys. Prepare to be transported by their spacey, soulful, jazz-infused funk-rock sound.

Saturday, February 22, 2020 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Williamsburg 23185
Every Friday. Repeats Weekly.
September 14 - 21, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 10, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 15, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 17, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 27, 2018, 10am - 4pm
January 11, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 25, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 22, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 29, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm

Location: Inside James Fort, weather permitting

Saturday, February 22, 2020 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Friday, ends on Sep 21, 2018
6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg 23188
Every Monday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
January 31 - February 29, 2020, 10am - 5pm

In February The Virginia Musical Museum and Music Hall of Fame at 6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg, Va will be celebrating Black History Month. Featuring African American music artists from Virginia. The museum will be displaying personal items, pictures and a history on music greats like Ella Fitzgerald, Ruth Brown, Pharrell Williams, Pearl Baily and many more.

Saturday, February 22, 2020 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Feb 29, 2020
6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg 23188
January 31 - February 29, 2020, 10am - 5pm

In February The Virginia Musical Museum and Music Hall of Fame at 6316 Richmond Road Williamsburg, Va will be celebrating Black History Month. Featuring African American music artists from Virginia. The museum will be displaying personal items, pictures and a history on music greats like Ella Fitzgerald, Ruth Brown, Pharrell Williams, Pearl Baily, Clarence Clemmons, Sissieretta Jones, The Five Keys, Old South Quartet and other notable Virginians.

Saturday, February 22, 2020 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
The Virginia Beer Company
401 Second Street Williamsburg 23185
February 22 - 24, 2020, 12pm - 9pm

We're aiming to brighten up the doldrums of February with a Double Can Release on Saturday, February 22nd!

Sunny Deviation || India Pale Ale || 7.0% abvA bright India Pale Ale -- brewed with Amarillo, Citra, Mandarina Bavaria, and Orange Peel -- bursting with refreshing fruit flavor.

Provisional Kölsch || Kölsch-Style Ale || 5.1% abvAward-winning, classic Kölsch, lightly hopped with ADHA-1940 (an experimental dwarf hop variety showcasing traditional Noble Hop character).

Saturday, February 22, 2020 -
12:00pm to 9:00pm
The Virginia Beer Company
401 Second Street Williamsburg 23185
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
January 18 - March 28, 2020, 4pm - 7pm

Saturday afternoons are meant for settling in over good sounds and local sips…and as luck would have it, we host live music on most Saturday's! Free music on many Saturday's (in the 4-8 pm range) along with a new food truck free brewery tours, and 16 taps to help you make the most of your Saturday. 

Saturday, February 22, 2020 -
4:00pm to 7:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on Mar 28, 2020

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