Events in Williamsburg, Va.

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

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Wednesday, May 23, 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.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 12:00am
Repeats every 1 days, ends on May 28, 2018
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  

   

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, Saturday, ends on Jun 02, 2018
Everard House
214 Spotswood St Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday - Wednesday, Friday. Repeats Weekly.
May 17 - June 13, 2018, 9am - 5pm

Come celebrate the Everard's 300th Anniversary. Learn about the restoration of one of the oldest houses in town.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, ends on Jun 13, 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   

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
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Wednesday, Saturday, ends on May 31, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
300 Palace Green St Williamsburg 23185
May 17 - 24, 2018, 10am - 3:45pm

Beer was a common beverage in the 18th century, even for children. Enjoy this enlightening demonstration of the brewing process as it was practiced in the 18th century. This program demonstrates the process of brewing beer as it was practiced in the 18th-century. No event ticket required. Included with admission.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
10:00am to 3:45pm
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.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:50pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
326 W Francis St Williamsburg 23185
Every Wednesday. Repeats Weekly.
May 23 - June 13, 2018, 10:15am - 11am

During a guided tour and hands-on activity, families explore the exciting events leading to the Declaration of Independence and the American Revolution, and then make a patriotic souvenir to take home.

For ages 10 and up.

Explore the exciting events leading to the Declaration of Independence and the American Revolution! It's a guided tour the entire family will enjoy. For ages 10 and up.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
10:15am to 11:00am
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Wednesday, ends on Jun 13, 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

Wednesday, May 23, 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.

Wednesday, May 23, 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.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 14, 2018
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.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 14, 2018
Bruton Heights
301 First st Williamsburg 23185
Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday. Repeats Weekly.
May 18 - June 13, 2018, 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Go behind the scenes at Colonial Williamsburg's research, education, and preservation campus. Tours alternate between the resources of our library our well-equipped object conservation facilities, and our educational outreach facilities. Enjoy an opportunity to speak with experts about accurately re-creating the colonial city and caring for its collections, or reaching out to teachers and students with our colonial and Revolutionary stories.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, ends on Jun 13, 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".

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
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.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
5:00pm to 5:45pm
Colonial Williamsburg
433 E Duke of Gloucester Williamsburg 23185
Every Monday, Wednesday. Repeats Weekly.
May 23 - June 13, 2018, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Participate in a fun wool-spinning class for beginners. You'll learn the history of the drop spindle as well as the skills needed to spin your own yarn. All required supplies are provided, including your own drop spindle to take home.

Not recommended for children under 10. Children 17 or under must be accompanied by a ticketed adult.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, Wednesday, ends on Jun 13, 2018
Water Street Grille
323 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Every Wednesday. Repeats Weekly.
February 21 - December 26, 2018, 6pm

Family Fun Run/Walk 5 K, meets weekly every Wednesday! Come for the run, stay for the community, great food, and craft beer sponsored by various breweries! All ages welcome. 757.369.5644

Join us June 6th for Run Club Anniversary Party- Family fun 5 K through historic Yorktown followed by a party including massages, giveaways and great deals on beer and food!

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 6:00pm
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Wednesday, ends on Dec 26, 2018
Alewerks Brewing Company
189B Ewell Rd Williamsburg 23188
Every Wednesday. Repeats Weekly.
October 4, 2017 - 3, 2018, 7pm - 9pm

Wednesday night means the Taproom is the place to be for this battle of the brains. Bring your friends (or your enemies) and prove just how smart you really are.
It's an entertaining evening with great craft beer, and a thoroughly irreverent take on trivia.
We'll have food trucks here too with an ever-changing menu of delicious options.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, ends on Oct 03, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
300 Palace Green St Williamsburg 23185
Every Wednesday. Repeats Weekly.
May 23 - June 13, 2018, 7pm - 8pm

Hear the music and stories of Benjamin Franklin’s glass armonica performed by Dean Shostak. This rare glass instrument was a sensation in America and Europe from 1760 to 1830, yet it has not been heard for almost 200 years. Separate ticket required.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, ends on Jun 13, 2018
Thursday, May 24, 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.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 12:00am
Repeats every 1 days, ends on May 28, 2018
Colonial Williamsburg
300 Palace Green St Williamsburg 23185
May 17 - 24, 2018, 10am - 3:45pm

Beer was a common beverage in the 18th century, even for children. Enjoy this enlightening demonstration of the brewing process as it was practiced in the 18th century. This program demonstrates the process of brewing beer as it was practiced in the 18th-century. No event ticket required. Included with admission.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 -
10:00am to 3:45pm
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.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:50pm
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

Thursday, May 24, 2018 -
10:00am to 6:00pm
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

Thursday, May 24, 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.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 08, 2018

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