Events in Williamsburg, Va.

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

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Saturday, May 26, 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.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 12:00am
Repeats every 1 days, ends on May 28, 2018
Riverwalk Landing
331 Water Street Yorktown 23690
April 14, 2018, 8am - 12pm
April 28, 2018
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 19 - September 29, 2018, 8am - 12pm

Our waterfront farmers market is one of the most unique in Hampton Roads-offering spectacular views of the York River, live music, food trucks, chef cooking demonstrations, and a variety of vendors! This year, the season starts mid-April, and you can enjoy weekly markets through the end of October. Every Saturday, you'll discover something new!

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
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Saturday, ends on Sep 29, 2018
Merchants Square
402 W Duke of Gloucester Street Williamsburg 23185
May 26, 2018, 8am - 12pm

Get all your Memorial Day Weekend goodies! Over 30 vendors will attend the Williamsburg Farmers Market this Saturday with strawberries, asparagus, Spring produce, prepared foods and baked goods, flowers, artisan chocolate, cheese, meats, peanuts and handmade soaps.

LCV Project is performing from 9:00 am – 11:00 pm. Amber Ox is at the Chefs Tent with demonstrations from 9:00 am – 11:00 am.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
Watermen's Museum
309 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Every Wednesday, Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 22 - June 2, 2018, 9am - 5pm

Join the Watermen's Museum this summer for several different fun summer camps for kids from kindergarten thru 12th grade.  See website for full details.  $  757.887.2641  

   

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
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Wednesday, Saturday, ends on Jun 02, 2018
Freedom Park
5537 Centerville Road Williamsburg 23185
May 26, 2018, 9am - 12pm
June 30, 2018, 9am - 12pm

Team up with the Virginia Master Naturalists to learn about and catalog wildlife in our local parks! Enjoy a day of learning about data collection and animal identification to help better understand the distribution of wildlife in the area. Bring a camera and discover birds, frogs, butterflies and mammals! This is for adults 18+.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
9:00am to 12:00pm
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.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
9:30am to 10:30am
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 14, 2018
York Hall
301 Main Street Yorktown 23690
Every Wednesday, Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
April 1 - May 31, 2018, 10am - 4pm

It's the longest standing exhibit at the Gallery and you don't want to miss the new additions for spring. Visit the Gallery to admire these beautiful handcrafted quilts. You'll also find a collection of new art, jewelry, pottery, and much more for sale.

The gallery sells the work of hundreds of local artists and you'll find ever-changing art, jewelry, pottery, and more for sale.  

Closed Mon. Tues - Sat 10am to 4pm, Sunday 1 to 4pm.  Free. 757.890.4490   

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
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Wednesday, Saturday, ends on May 31, 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

Saturday, May 26, 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.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:50pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
109 N Waller St Williamsburg 23185
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 26 - June 9, 2018, 10am - 10:45am

The Governor's Music provides an experience for musicians of all levels playing chamber music with a professional group in a relaxed, private setting.

Guests ages 10 and up are invited to sign up for individual learning lessons on a spinet, a stringed instrument, or voice. The program time is split between a short coaching on the chosen instrument/musical selection (geared to your playing ability) and playing or singing the piece with members of the ensemble.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
10:00am to 10:45am
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Saturday, ends on Jun 09, 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

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
10:30am to 10:50am
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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.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
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Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 08, 2018
Linda Matney Fine Art Gallery
5435 Richmond Rd Williamsburg 23188
Every Thursday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 3 - June 23, 2018, 11am - 5pm

ALISON STINELY'S GILDED SPLINTERS In "Gilded Splinters," Alison Stinely utilizes various types of sculpting in collaboration with oil painting in order to create impactful pieces that are independent of a traditional frame. Stinely's work exudes a breath of life that it is everlasting, fantastical, and honest.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
11:00am to 5:00pm
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Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 23, 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.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
11:00am to 11:30am
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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.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
12:00pm to 8:00pm
Waller Mill Park
901 Airport Rd Williamsburg 23188
May 26, 2018, 12pm - 2pm

FREE Water Exploration Program at Waller Mill Park will give kids a hands-on opportunity to explore the reservoir and learn what makes a healthy water source, how our water sources are connected and how they impact the water sources around them.

Activities will include dip netting for the invertebrates that call the reservoir their home, testing the water in various ways and discussing how all of these are interconnected.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm
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.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
12:00pm to 12:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Virginia Living Museum
524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd. Newport News 23601
January 27, 2018, 1pm - 1:15pm
February 24, 2018, 1pm - 1:45pm
March 24, 2018, 1pm - 1:45pm
April 14, 2018, 1pm - 1:45pm
April 14, 2018, 1pm - 1:45pm
May 26, 2018, 1pm - 1:45pm

Join our walking T-Rex for dinosaur parades, photo ops and a roaring good time on the Dinosaur Discovery Trail! The trail also includes a Paleo camp, dig pits for amateur paleontologists, and displays of dinosaur fossils, including an actual whale specimen from Hampton Roads.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
1:00pm to 1:45pm
Colonial Williamsburg
401 E Nicholson St Williamsburg 23185
Every Monday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 21 - June 14, 2018, 1pm - 2pm

This one-hour walking tour takes guests through the stable and carriage facilities and introduces them to the rare breeds conservancy program operated by Colonial Williamsburg.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
326 W Francis St Williamsburg 23185
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 19 - June 9, 2018, 1:15pm - 2pm

Chosen by her master to fulfill the role normally held by a wife, Aggy, a slave, is forced to navigate the world she will never be welcomed into while separated from the enslaved community in which she was raised. No event ticket required. Ticket included with admission.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
1:15pm to 2:00pm
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Saturday, ends on Jun 09, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
522 E Francis St Williamsburg 23185
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 26 - June 9, 2018, 2pm - 4pm

Step back in time to 1934 and meet the mayor's wife during your tour of Bassett Hall. Mrs. George P. Coleman became a close personal friend of the Rockefellers during their restoration of Williamsburg. Bassett Hall, a two-story, 18th-century frame house located on 585 acres of gardens and rolling woodlands, is a part of the story of the restoration of Colonial Williamsburg. It was in this house that John D. Rockefeller Jr.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on Jun 09, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
429 E Duke of Gloucester st Williamsburg 23185
Every Thursday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 24 - June 14, 2018, 3pm - 3:35pm

In this museum theatre experience free and enslaved historical figures share reflections about living in a slave society and the Actor Interpreters bringing them to life explore the complexities of portraying the enslaved and the slave owners. Directly following, join the conversation about slavery, racism, and healing.

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
3:00pm to 3:35pm
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Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Nelson House and York Hall
301 Main Street Yorktown 23690
May 26, 2018, 4pm - 4:30pm
May 28, 2018, 11:45am - 12:15pm

Nelson House May 26, at 4 PM, 200 Nelson St

Memorial Day Ceremony, York Hall, 301 Main Street, May 28, at 12 PM. Free. 757.898.9418

Saturday, May 26, 2018 -
4:00pm to 4:30pm

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