Find Arts & Culture Events

From in-studio artist demonstrations and art fairs to museum exhibitions and concert series, make an arts event part of your Williamsburg vacation. Stroll through Colonial Williamsburg and browse the plentiful antique shops and boutiques. Along Riverwalk Landing you can find live music and good dancing during the summertime. Each spring, alongside the many galleries, the Virginia Arts Festival is hosted in Williamsburg, showcasing local artists and their work. Take a break from the dancing and head over to one of the many museums in Williamsburg to expand your mind. 

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Thursday, November 23, 2017
Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center
110 Westover Avenue (Blue Building) Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
November 14 - December 22, 2017, 11am - 3pm

The Small Works & Holiday Show features affordable artwork by Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center member artists for holiday gift-giving. “Small Works” encompass 2D and 3D art in a variety of media and themes, from paintings to pottery, jewelry, textile art, and sculpture. Holiday-themed 2D art may cover any tradition from Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanza to Winter Solstice.

Thursday, November 23, 2017 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Dec 22, 2017
On the Hill Gallery
402 Main St Yorktown 23690
November 11 - 26, 2017, 11am - 5pm

Join us November 11th at 6-8 pm for the opening reception of  "The Spirit of American Military Art: The Never Ending Story," our first-ever exhibition dedicated to American veterans.  Stop by anytime thru November 26th and view this collection.   More details at 757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com.

Thursday, November 23, 2017 -
11:00am to 5:00pm
Friday, November 24, 2017
Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center
110 Westover Avenue (Blue Building) Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
November 14 - December 22, 2017, 11am - 3pm

The Small Works & Holiday Show features affordable artwork by Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center member artists for holiday gift-giving. “Small Works” encompass 2D and 3D art in a variety of media and themes, from paintings to pottery, jewelry, textile art, and sculpture. Holiday-themed 2D art may cover any tradition from Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanza to Winter Solstice.

Friday, November 24, 2017 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Dec 22, 2017
On the Hill Gallery
402 Main St Yorktown 23690
November 11 - 26, 2017, 11am - 5pm

Join us November 11th at 6-8 pm for the opening reception of  "The Spirit of American Military Art: The Never Ending Story," our first-ever exhibition dedicated to American veterans.  Stop by anytime thru November 26th and view this collection.   More details at 757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com.

Friday, November 24, 2017 -
11:00am to 5:00pm
Colonial Williamsburg
300 Palace Green Street Williamsburg 23185
November 24, 2017, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
December 2 - 30, 2017, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
December 26, 2017, 7:30pm - 8:30pm

The regal Palace Ballroom comes to life by candlelight as Colonial Williamsburg's early music ensemble, Governor's Musick, offers an elegant evening of chamber music. Musicians playing period instruments showcase 17th- and 18th-century music for harpsichord, voice, flute, and strings, drawing listeners back in time with the beauty and importance of colonial music. Not appropriate for children ages six and under.

Friday, November 24, 2017 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on Dec 30, 2017
Saturday, November 25, 2017
York Hall
301 Main Street Yorktown 23690
Every Tuesday, Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
November 1 - 30, 2017

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area. There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces at the Gallery at York Hall. You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Tuesday - Saturday 10 AM to 4 PM, Sunday 1 to 4 PM. Closed Mondays. Free. (757) 890.4490

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 12:00am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Tuesday, Saturday, ends on Nov 30, 2017
Gallery at York Hall
301 Main Street Yorktown 23690
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
November 18, 2016 - December 9, 2017

Gallery at York Hall is excited about displaying a variety of art created by the Senior Center artists. While shopping for the holidays or for any occasion, be sure to stop by and admire the Senior Center Exhibit. Tuesday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. & Sunday 1 - 4 p.m. Closed Mon. Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 12:00am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on Dec 09, 2017
Virginia Living Museum
524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd. Newport News 23601
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
October 23 - December 17, 2017, 9am - 5pm

Nature Connects is an award-winning, record-breaking exhibition now touring North America. Created with over a half million LEGO pieces, this show features larger-than-life sculptures built with LEGO bricks by Brooklyn artist and children's author Sean Kenney. The sculptures bring nature to life with a 6-foot hummingbird hovering over a trumpet flower, a deer family made from 84,000 bricks, a giant tortoise, a 7-foot long dragonfly and more.

Saturday, November 25, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on Dec 17, 2017
Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center
110 Westover Avenue (Blue Building) Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
November 14 - December 22, 2017, 11am - 3pm

The Small Works & Holiday Show features affordable artwork by Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center member artists for holiday gift-giving. “Small Works” encompass 2D and 3D art in a variety of media and themes, from paintings to pottery, jewelry, textile art, and sculpture. Holiday-themed 2D art may cover any tradition from Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanza to Winter Solstice.

Saturday, November 25, 2017 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Dec 22, 2017
On the Hill Gallery
402 Main St Yorktown 23690
November 11 - 26, 2017, 11am - 5pm

Join us November 11th at 6-8 pm for the opening reception of  "The Spirit of American Military Art: The Never Ending Story," our first-ever exhibition dedicated to American veterans.  Stop by anytime thru November 26th and view this collection.   More details at 757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com.

Saturday, November 25, 2017 -
11:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday, November 26, 2017
Governor's Palace Stage
300 Palace Green Street Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
November 26 - December 10, 2017, 10:30am - 11:15am

Among many Native communities in the Eastern Woodlands, storytelling takes place in the fall and winter, when domestic activities are mostly indoors and men are out hunting. Come hear the stories and traditions of tribes that frequented Williamsburg in the 18th century.

Sunday, November 26, 2017 -
10:30am to 11:15am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, ends on Dec 10, 2017
Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center
110 Westover Avenue (Blue Building) Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
November 14 - December 22, 2017, 11am - 3pm

The Small Works & Holiday Show features affordable artwork by Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center member artists for holiday gift-giving. “Small Works” encompass 2D and 3D art in a variety of media and themes, from paintings to pottery, jewelry, textile art, and sculpture. Holiday-themed 2D art may cover any tradition from Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanza to Winter Solstice.

Sunday, November 26, 2017 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Dec 22, 2017
On the Hill Gallery
402 Main St Yorktown 23690
November 11 - 26, 2017, 11am - 5pm

Join us November 11th at 6-8 pm for the opening reception of  "The Spirit of American Military Art: The Never Ending Story," our first-ever exhibition dedicated to American veterans.  Stop by anytime thru November 26th and view this collection.   More details at 757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com.

Sunday, November 26, 2017 -
11:00am to 5:00pm
Monday, November 27, 2017
Watermen's Museum
309 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Every Fourth Monday. Repeats Monthly.
September 25 - December 26, 2017, 7pm - 8:30pm

Story tellers come together at the Yorktown Story Slam every fourth Monday of the month to share their true personal tales about a monthly theme.  7 PM - Storytellers Presentation.  8 to 8:30 PM - Audience Stories.

Monday, November 27, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Repeats every 1 month(s), on the fourth Monday of the month, ends on Dec 26, 2017
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
York Hall
301 Main Street Yorktown 23690
Every Tuesday, Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
November 1 - 30, 2017

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area. There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces at the Gallery at York Hall. You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Tuesday - Saturday 10 AM to 4 PM, Sunday 1 to 4 PM. Closed Mondays. Free. (757) 890.4490

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 12:00am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Tuesday, Saturday, ends on Nov 30, 2017
Governor's Palace Stage
300 Palace Green Street Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
November 26 - December 10, 2017, 10:30am - 11:15am

Among many Native communities in the Eastern Woodlands, storytelling takes place in the fall and winter, when domestic activities are mostly indoors and men are out hunting. Come hear the stories and traditions of tribes that frequented Williamsburg in the 18th century.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 -
10:30am to 11:15am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, ends on Dec 10, 2017
Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center
110 Westover Avenue (Blue Building) Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
November 14 - December 22, 2017, 11am - 3pm

The Small Works & Holiday Show features affordable artwork by Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center member artists for holiday gift-giving. “Small Works” encompass 2D and 3D art in a variety of media and themes, from paintings to pottery, jewelry, textile art, and sculpture. Holiday-themed 2D art may cover any tradition from Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanza to Winter Solstice.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Dec 22, 2017
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center
110 Westover Avenue (Blue Building) Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
November 14 - December 22, 2017, 11am - 3pm

The Small Works & Holiday Show features affordable artwork by Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center member artists for holiday gift-giving. “Small Works” encompass 2D and 3D art in a variety of media and themes, from paintings to pottery, jewelry, textile art, and sculpture. Holiday-themed 2D art may cover any tradition from Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanza to Winter Solstice.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Dec 22, 2017
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Governor's Palace Stage
300 Palace Green Street Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
November 26 - December 10, 2017, 10:30am - 11:15am

Among many Native communities in the Eastern Woodlands, storytelling takes place in the fall and winter, when domestic activities are mostly indoors and men are out hunting. Come hear the stories and traditions of tribes that frequented Williamsburg in the 18th century.

Thursday, November 30, 2017 -
10:30am to 11:15am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, ends on Dec 10, 2017
Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center
110 Westover Avenue (Blue Building) Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
November 14 - December 22, 2017, 11am - 3pm

The Small Works & Holiday Show features affordable artwork by Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center member artists for holiday gift-giving. “Small Works” encompass 2D and 3D art in a variety of media and themes, from paintings to pottery, jewelry, textile art, and sculpture. Holiday-themed 2D art may cover any tradition from Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanza to Winter Solstice.

Thursday, November 30, 2017 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Dec 22, 2017
Friday, December 01, 2017
Virginia Living Museum
524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd. Newport News 23601
December 1 - 2, 2017, 9am - 5pm

Virginia artists Jim Wilson and David Turner, passionate advocates for Virginia wildlife, host a 2-day show featuring artwork to enrich and inspire appreciation of nature. A portion of sales will support wildlife conservation at the VLM. Cost: Free admission to the Changing Exhibits Gallery

Friday, December 1, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Jamestown Settlement
2110 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
December 1 - 31, 2017, 9am - 5pm

Experience centuries-old holiday traditions and, December 23-31, festivities featuring period musical entertainment and appearances at Jamestown Settlement by the Lord of Misrule.

Friday, December 1, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Dec 31, 2017
Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center
110 Westover Avenue (Blue Building) Williamsburg 23185
Every Tuesday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
November 14 - December 22, 2017, 11am - 3pm

The Small Works & Holiday Show features affordable artwork by Williamsburg Contemporary Art Center member artists for holiday gift-giving. “Small Works” encompass 2D and 3D art in a variety of media and themes, from paintings to pottery, jewelry, textile art, and sculpture. Holiday-themed 2D art may cover any tradition from Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanza to Winter Solstice.

Friday, December 1, 2017 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Dec 22, 2017

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