Events in Williamsburg, Va.

Greater Williamsburg has an event for every season. Visit us any time for year-round fun.

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Sunday, May 27, 2018
Putting For Patriots
2001 Mooretown road Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
May 11 - 28, 2018

"Putting for Patriots" Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf, in Williamsburg, VA, will host the Twelfth Annual Putting for Patriots fundraiser from Friday, May 11 through Monday, May 28.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 12:00am
Repeats every 1 days, ends on May 28, 2018
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
1350 John Tyler Highway Williamsburg 23185
May 27, 2018, 8:30am - 10:30am

Our Beginner Paddle Fit Clinic will take place at the Chickahominy Riverfront Fishing Pier. You will learn the basics of Paddleboarding along with the basics of a Paddle Fit class.

This is a great clinic to attend if you are interested in participating in the Paddle Fit classes throughout the summer but are not sure what to expect. Cost of class: $30.00 includes board, paddle, leash and pfd $25.00 BYOB (bring your own board)

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
8:30am to 10:30am
Williamsburg Winery
5800 Wessex Hundred Williamsburg 23188
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
March 19 - November 19, 2017, 8:30am - 11am
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
March 11 - November 18, 2018, 8:30am

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 27, 2018 - 8:30am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Nov 19, 2017
Colonial Williamsburg
310 S England St Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
May 23 - June 14, 2018, 9:30am - 10:30am

Come fire reproduction 18th-century firearms at the Colonial Williamsburg Musket Range. Participants will learn some history of and become familiar with two 18th-century weapons commonly used during the Revolutionary War.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
9:30am to 10:30am
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Yankee Candle Village
2200 Richmond Road Williamsburg 23185
May 24 - 28, 2018, 10am - 6pm

Attention all out-door-lovers!️
The annual Coleman U.S.A. Truckload Sale is BACK. WHO: Coleman, Sevylor, Stearns, and two newbies: Marmont & Ex Oficcio! WHAT: Your favorite camping brands up to 70% off. (All major credit cards are accepted.) WHEN: Thurs, 5/24: 9-7
Friday, 5/25: 9-7
Saturday, 5/26: 9-7
Sunday, 5/27: 10-6

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
10:00am to 6:00pm
Colonial Williamsburg
311 E Nicholson St Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
May 18 - June 14, 2018, 10am - 2:50pm

Try a new form of hands-on, 18th-century education and fun at our interpretive Ax Range. You'll learn the history of ax throwing during the Revolutionary War, the uses of belt axes, and proper technique. After a safety briefing, get ready to take a swing at things yourself.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:50pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
206 Spotswood st Williamsburg 23185
Every Wednesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 23 - June 14, 2018, 10:30am - 10:50am

The Chownings and friends present plays and entertainments for all ages! Stop in to see one of our plays performed by our ridiculous ensemble.

Located at the Playbooth theatre.

No event ticket required. Included with admission. 10:30am-10:50am, 11:30am-11:50am, 2pm-2:20pm

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center
110 Westover Ave. Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 1 - June 8, 2018, 11am - 3pm

The Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center's second 2018 Members Co-op Show opened on May 1 and is now underway through June 8. Featuring bodies of work of member artists and artisans, the show offers lots to see and take in – a variety of mediums and styles in the main and middle galleries. Meet the artists at a public reception with refreshments on Thursday, May 17, from 5:30-7 p.m.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 08, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
326 W Francis St Williamsburg 23185
Every Monday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 22 - June 14, 2018, 11am - 11:30am

Guided tours by knowledgeable museum volunteers introduce you to some of the masterworks on exhibit, including paintings, ceramics, textiles, furniture and silver. Programs and exhibitions at The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum are supported by the DeWitt Wallace Endowment Fund.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Silver Hand Meadery
224 Monticello Avenue Williamsburg 23185
May 25 - 27, 2018, 12pm - 8pm

If you've been to the meadery before you may already know that due to Virginia ABC law we are typically unable to sell mead by the glass. The exception is that a few times a year we are able to obtain a special permit which allows us to serve to you by the glass. We call these special weekends: MEAD UP.For our first MEAD UP of 2018 we are excited to be releasing a brand new limited edition mead made entirely from Virginia ingredients.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
12:00pm to 8:00pm
Billsburg Brewery
2054 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185
May 27, 2018, 12pm - 6pm

Come celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Alumni of the Colonial Williamsburg Fife & Drum Corps on Sunday, May 27 and enjoy an All Star American Memorial Day with a special Fife & Drum Jam Session in the Billsburg Brewery Event Tent. Enjoy as members of the Colonial Williamsburg Fife & Drum from over the last 60 years get together for a party.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
12:00pm to 6:00pm
Colonial Williamsburg
326 W Francis St Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
May 23 - June 14, 2018, 12pm - 12:30pm

Discover whimsical and fascinating paintings, sculpture, and textiles from Mrs. Rockefeller's collection on this guided tour. These pieces are the basis of the museum's original collection.

Guided tours by knowledgeable museum volunteers introduce you to the whimsical and fascinating paintings, sculpture, textiles and more from Mrs. Rockefeller's original collection, with which the museum was founded.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
12:00pm to 12:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 14, 2018
York River State Park
9801 York River Park Rd Williamsburg 23188
May 6, 2018, 1pm - 3pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 20 - June 10, 2018, 1pm - 3pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
June 24 - July 22, 2018, 1pm - 3pm
August 5 - 26, 2018, 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.  Simply walk down to the Seining Beach and participate on your time. 

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Jun 10, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
326 W Francis St Williamsburg 23185
Every Friday, Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 25 - June 10, 2018, 1:30pm - 3:45pm

What sort of dishes did our colonial ancestors buy? Where did the ceramics come from and how were they used? Join in the conversation on a guided tour all about 18th century ceramics at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg. No event ticket required. Included with admission.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
1:30pm to 3:45pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Friday, ends on Jun 10, 2018
Old City Barbeque
700 York Street Williamsburg, 23185 23185
May 27, 2018, 1:30pm - 8:30pm

Join us at Old City Barbeque on May 27th for the inaugural Old City Jam Fest. In collaboration with Virginia Beer Company and Copper Fox Distillery, Old City Barbeque is hosting a day of BBQ with Brews, Booze & Tunes! We are excited to have two of the headiest bands around laying down some crunchy tunes. Our buddies the Congress are coming down from RVA, and local favorites Blind & Dirty will be playing out the evening. DJ Kudlz will be spinning some jams before and between sets.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
1:30pm to 8:30pm
Colonial Williamsburg
106 W Duke of Gloucester St Williamsburg 23185
Every Monday - Thursday, Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 24 - June 14, 2018, 3pm - 3:45pm

oin one of our knowledgeable American Indian Interpreters as they share a specific aspect of their traditional culture! Programs vary; Space limited. Sign up at the Delegation (magazine yard) beginning at 9:30am. No event ticket required. Included with admission.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
3:00pm to 3:45pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, ends on Jun 14, 2018
York River State Park
9801 York River Park Rd Williamsburg 23188
May 6, 2018, 4pm - 5pm
May 20 - June 10, 2018, 4pm - 5pm
June 24 - July 22, 2018, 4pm - 5pm
August 5 - 26, 2018, 4pm - 5pm

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".

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Colonial Williamsburg
106 W Duke of Gloucester St Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
May 23 - June 14, 2018, 4:20pm - 4:40pm

Success on the battlefield depends greatly on the discipline of the soldiers and the order in which they execute their tactics and field maneuvers. Come witness a demonstration of these tactics that are crucial to success in combat.

No event ticket required.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
4:20pm to 4:40pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
326 W Francis St Williamsburg 23185
May 22 - June 12, 2018, 5pm - 5:45pm

Was the pineapple really the symbol of 18th-century hospitality? Were quilts really used as coded messages for the Underground Railroad? Were people shorter in the 1700s? Find out what was myth and what was reality on this guided tour. No event ticket required.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
5:00pm to 5:45pm
Colonial Williamsburg
114 W Duke of Gloucester St Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
May 22 - 29, 2018, 7pm - 8pm

Wander the streets and gardens of Colonial Williamsburg's historic area while our guide conjures stories of spirits who still call Williamsburg home. For an engaging hour, listen to true tales of unnerving experiences shared by employees, residents, and guests: modern ghost stories featuring lost love, murder, betrayal, and things that go bump in the night! This program is not appropriate for young children.

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on May 29, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
220 W Duke of Gloucester St Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
May 23 - June 14, 2018, 7pm - 8pm

The ONLY Colonial Williamsburg ghost tour that takes you inside the historic buildings! This unique storytelling experience brings the past to life (and death) with ghostly tales of hauntings and horrors spun directly from 18th century sources.

Wear your walking shoes! This one-hour walking tour is not recommended for young children. Please check out the Official Ghost Walk Junior for the kids amongst you!

Sunday, May 27, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Monday, May 28, 2018
Putting For Patriots
2001 Mooretown road Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
May 11 - 28, 2018

"Putting for Patriots" Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf, in Williamsburg, VA, will host the Twelfth Annual Putting for Patriots fundraiser from Friday, May 11 through Monday, May 28.

Monday, May 28, 2018 - 12:00am
Repeats every 1 days, ends on May 28, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
109 N Waller St Williamsburg 23185
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
May 22 - 29, 2018, 8:45am - 4:15pm

The Colonial Explorer Camp is a new opportunity to engage both young history enthusiasts and those who just want to have fun while embracing colonial life.Tickets are for the entire week.

Monday, May 28, 2018 -
8:45am to 4:15pm
Repeats every 2 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on May 29, 2018

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