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, June 23, 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, June 23, 2018 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
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Saturday, ends on Sep 29, 2018
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown
200 Water Street Yorktown 23690
June 13 - 27, 2018, 9am - 5pm

As the last great victory of the American Revolution, the 1781 Siege at Yorktown is known for the use of artillery by General George Washington's Continental Army. Through interactive elements and artifact displays, the "Blast from the Past: Artillery in the War of Independence" special exhibition will feature artillery used on all fronts of the American Revolution by the American, French and British forces.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
York Hall
301 Main St. Yorktown 23690
Every Wednesday, Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 2 - July 31, 2018, 10am - 4pm

An avid outdoors man and naturalist, local artist Jim Wilson has been in the midst of charging elephants in Africa, ventured down the Amazonian head waters, and trekked in the Peruvian Andes! His work is included in private and corporate collections, and can be seen in select galleries across the U.S. and Canada. It's usually shown here in Yorktown at his studio by appointment only, but you can see it at the Gallery at York Hall throughout June & July!

Saturday, June 23, 2018 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
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Wednesday, Saturday, ends on Jul 31, 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, June 23, 2018 -
11:00am to 5:00pm
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Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 23, 2018
Freedom Park
5537 Centerville Rd Williamsburg 23188
June 23, 2018, 12pm - 3pm

Join Williamsburg native Dylan Pritchett, best known as 'The Storyteller,' along with other Virginia Black Storytellers (VirBS) as they share with you Freedom Stories at Freedom Park! The Free Black Settlement area is the backdrop for this special event. Also featured are unique crafts for kids, music and food available for purchase. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 -
12:00pm to 3:00pm
James City County Recreation Center Skate Park
5301 Longhill Road Williamsburg 23185
June 22 - 23, 2018, 5pm - 8pm

Get hyped for this skateboarding and BMX competition hosted by James City County Parks & Recreation! Skateboards, bikes, food, live local music and of course, prizes make this event one not to miss! Skateboarders compete on Friday, June 22; BMX competition is on Saturday, June 23.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm
Skate Park
5301 Longhill Road Williamsburg 23185
June 10, 2017, 10am
June 11, 2017, 10am
June 22, 2018, 5pm
June 23, 2018, 5pm

All ages and experience levels welcome! Skateboards, bikes, food, live local music and of course, prizes make this skateboarding and BMX competition one not to miss! Participants will be divided into experience categories and judged on style, flow and difficulty of the run.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 5:00pm
326 Francis St W, Williamsburg, VA 23185 Williamsburg 23185
June 22 - 23, 2018, 5:30pm

Named after Hornsby's 1998 song "Funhouse," Funhouse Fest is curated by Bruce Hornsby and features unexpected musical collaborations in a setting that offers an intimate fan experience plus food, fun, and all the beauty of Colonial Williamsburg, Bruce's hometown.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 5:30pm
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
1350 John Tyler Highway Williamsburg 23185
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 3 - 24, 2017, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
July 15 - August 26, 2017, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
June 9, 2018, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
June 23, 2018, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
July 14, 2018, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
July 28, 2018, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
August 11, 2018, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
August 18, 2018, 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Come celebrate summer with a good old fashioned campfire gathering at Chickahominy Riverfront Park! Enjoy s'mores, activities, storytelling and more around the campfire overlooking beautiful Gordon Creek.

Visit jamescitycountyva.gov/recreation for more information.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm
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Saturday, ends on Jun 24, 2017
Water Street Grille
323 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Every Friday - Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 1 - 30, 2018, 8pm - 11pm

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11 pm. Few additional nights are added!

Fri 6/22- Good Shot Judy (8-11 pm) 

Sat 6/23-Cultivated Mind (8-11 pm)

Fri 6/29- Damn Jankes (8-11 pm)

Sat 6/30 - Settle Down Jack (8-11 pm)

For details 757.369.5644 or Water Street Grille website

Join us every Wednesday at 6-7 pm for the WSG Running Club!

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Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 30, 2018
DoubleTree by Hilton
50 Kingsmill Rd Williamsburg 27948
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
January 6 - December 29, 2018, 8pm - 9:30pm

The Comedy Club of Williamsburg invites you to join us for a wonderful evening of fun and laughter. This is your chance to see nationally touring comedians many of whom who have appeared on shows such as Comedy Central, Last Comic Standing, and HBO, David Letterman and Jimmy Fallon! Many of our comedians are Headliners on major stages in New York City, Las Vegas, and on the Cruise Lines!

Saturday, June 23, 2018 -
8:00pm to 9:30pm
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Saturday, ends on Dec 29, 2018
Sunday, June 24, 2018
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, June 24, 2018 - 8:30am
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Sunday, ends on Nov 19, 2017
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown
200 Water Street Yorktown 23690
June 13 - 27, 2018, 9am - 5pm

As the last great victory of the American Revolution, the 1781 Siege at Yorktown is known for the use of artillery by General George Washington's Continental Army. Through interactive elements and artifact displays, the "Blast from the Past: Artillery in the War of Independence" special exhibition will feature artillery used on all fronts of the American Revolution by the American, French and British forces.

Sunday, June 24, 2018 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Billsburg Brewery
2054 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
June 3 - September 2, 2018, 11am - 3pm

Join us every Sunday this summer for Brewed Awakening, a brunch and live music experience featuring special Billsburg Brewery beers, live local music from the Iota Creative Collective local artists, local food trucks serving a brunch menu from 11AM to 3pm, and fresh locally roasted coffee from Mandela Coffee.

Each week a different local musician and a different local food truck will bring you a fresh Brewed Awakening experience!

Sunday, June 24, 2018 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
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Sunday, ends on Sep 02, 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, June 24, 2018 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
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Sunday, ends on Jun 10, 2018
Various places see listing
1000 colonial pkwy Yorktown 23690
Every Wednesday, Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
June 3 - 27, 2018, 3:45pm - 4:15pm

The Fifes and Drums of York Town,Performance

Sun, Jun 3 2:30 PM American Revolution Museum - 200 Water Street

Sun, Jun 3 3:45 PM Yorktown National Battlefield Visitor Center - 1000 Colonial Pkwy

Wed, Jun 6 4:45 PM Yorktown National Battlefield Visitor Center 

Sun, Jun 10 3:45 PM Yorktown National Battlefield Visitor Center 

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Sunday, Wednesday, ends on Jun 27, 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, June 24, 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

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