Seasonal Events

Visit Williamsburg has an event for every season and every taste in your travel group or family! Check out the event calendar to make sure you and yours take full advantage of what the Visit Williamsburg area has to offer!

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Saturday, February 01, 2020
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Saturday, February 1, 2020 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Sunday, February 02, 2020
Kimball Theatre
428 W Duke of Gloucester Street Williamsburg 23188
February 15 - 18, 2018
January 30, 2020, 1pm - 10pm
January 31, 2020, 12:30pm - 10:15pm
February 1, 2020, 10am - 11:45pm
February 2, 2020, 11:15am - 9:15pm

The 13th annual W&M Global Film Festival will take place January 30 to February 2 in Williamsburg, Virginia. The festival features four days of films, receptions, special guests, and workshops. Many programs are free to attend, with most Kimball Theatre movie events costing $5 or $10.

To see the festival's full schedule and buy tickets visit wmglobalfilmfestival.com.

 

Sunday, February 2, 2020 -
11:15am to 9:15pm
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Sunday, February 2, 2020 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Monday, February 03, 2020
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
January 13 - December 28, 2020, 10:30am - 11:30am

Maritime Mondays are fun for both children and parents! Join us every Monday morning for engaging activities with your children as they learn how we are all connected to the world’s waters with story time and a craft. This program is designed for children from 18 months to 8 years.

Monday, February 3, 2020 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Dec 28, 2020
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Monday, February 3, 2020 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Tuesday, February 04, 2020
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Wednesday, February 05, 2020
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
December 6, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 7, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 13, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 14, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 20, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 27, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 28, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 30, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 31, 2019, 10am - 4pm
January 2, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 3, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 9, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 10, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 11, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 16, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 17, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 22, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 23, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 24, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 25, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 7, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 29, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm

Blacksmithing was one of the earliest trades to be practiced at Jamestown. Join Blacksmith Steve Mankowski or Blacksmith Shel Browder for demonstrations and a discussion of the types of work that went on at the site of the original James Fort Forge.

Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Thursday, February 06, 2020
221 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Every Thursday. Repeats Weekly.
January 30 - March 5, 2020

Enjoy an intimate concert with some of our area’s top musicians. Located inside the Historic Freight Shed, these weekly performances are sure to heat things up even in the middle of winter. From jazz and bluegrass to rock & roll, this year's lineup promises to be the best one yet! Carrot Tree will provide complimentary coffee and refreshments, so make sure to arrive on time. 2020 Schedule
Jan. 30: The Flatland Bluegrass Band
Feb. 6: New Sound Alliance

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 12:00am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Thursday, ends on Mar 05, 2020
The Freight Shed
221 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Every Thursday. Repeats Weekly.
January 30 - March 5, 2020

Enjoy an intimate concert with some of our area’s top musicians. Located inside the Historic Freight Shed, these weekly performances are sure to heat things up even in the middle of winter. From jazz and bluegrass to rock & roll, this year's lineup promises to be the best one yet! Carrot Tree will provide complimentary coffee and refreshments, so make sure to arrive on time. 2020 Schedule
Jan. 30: The Flatland Bluegrass Band
Feb. 6: New Sound Alliance

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 12:00am
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
December 6, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 7, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 13, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 14, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 20, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 27, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 28, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 30, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 31, 2019, 10am - 4pm
January 2, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 3, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 9, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 10, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 11, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 16, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 17, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 22, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 23, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 24, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 25, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 7, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 29, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm

Blacksmithing was one of the earliest trades to be practiced at Jamestown. Join Blacksmith Steve Mankowski or Blacksmith Shel Browder for demonstrations and a discussion of the types of work that went on at the site of the original James Fort Forge.

Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne

Thursday, February 6, 2020 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Thursday, February 6, 2020 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Friday, February 07, 2020
Westbury Hall at the Williamsburg Winery
5800 Wessex Hundred Williamsburg 23188
February 7, 2020, 6pm

Join us for a delicious dinner celebrating one of Virginia's finest products, oysters! Our Wessex Hundred culinary team will prepare a 5-course dinner highlighting local oysters from Big Island Aquaculture alongside regional ingredients, each course paired with Williamsburg Winery wines. A welcome reception with a complimentary glass of sparkling wine will begin at 6PM, followed by dinner at 6:30PM. 

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Friday, February 7, 2020 - 6:00pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
December 6, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 7, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 13, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 14, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 20, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 27, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 28, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 30, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 31, 2019, 10am - 4pm
January 2, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 3, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 9, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 10, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 11, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 16, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 17, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 22, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 23, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 24, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 25, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 7, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 29, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm

Blacksmithing was one of the earliest trades to be practiced at Jamestown. Join Blacksmith Steve Mankowski or Blacksmith Shel Browder for demonstrations and a discussion of the types of work that went on at the site of the original James Fort Forge.

Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne

Friday, February 7, 2020 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
November 6, 2019, 10am - 4pm
November 23, 2019, 10am - 4pm
November 29, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 4, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 7, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 18, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2019, 10am - 4pm
January 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 15, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 24, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 7, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 21, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm

Join cooper Marshall Sheetz as he demonstrates traditional methods for creating buckets, barrels and casks. Coopering – the making of wooden storage containers – has existed for over 3,000 years. At Jamestown casks were to transport cargos of wine, beer, tobacco, sugar, and salt. Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne

Friday, February 7, 2020 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
November 9, 2019, 12pm - 4:15pm
February 7, 2020, 12pm - 4:15pm
February 14, 2020, 12pm - 4:15pm
February 28, 2020, 12pm - 4:15pm

Meet Angela, one of the first Africans who lived on Jamestown Island. Listen as she recalls her former home in Angola, her capture, and her new life in Virginia. Program will be offered at 12pm & 3:15pm. Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne.

Friday, February 7, 2020 -
12:00pm to 4:15pm
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Friday, February 7, 2020 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Friday, January 24, 2020
Saturday, February 08, 2020
Brass Cannon Brewing Co.
5476 Mooretown Rd Williamsburg 23188
February 8, 2020, 5pm - 8pm

Travis Colby has been playing piano and guitar professionally for many years, touring and recording with Grammy award winning Luther ‘Guitar Junior’ Johnson for a six year tenure and international recording artists Roomful of Blues from 2004-2012. Colby brings the energy and inspiration of these artists to his band, playing and singing a mixture of Blues, Jazz, Funk, R&B and original tunes fit to satisfy any crowd or venue.

Saturday, February 8, 2020 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
December 6, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 7, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 13, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 14, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 20, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 27, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 28, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 30, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 31, 2019, 10am - 4pm
January 2, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 3, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 9, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 10, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 11, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 16, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 17, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 22, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 23, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 24, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 25, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 7, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 29, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm

Blacksmithing was one of the earliest trades to be practiced at Jamestown. Join Blacksmith Steve Mankowski or Blacksmith Shel Browder for demonstrations and a discussion of the types of work that went on at the site of the original James Fort Forge.

Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne

Saturday, February 8, 2020 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Williamsburg 23185
Every Friday. Repeats Weekly.
September 14 - 21, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 10, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 15, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 17, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 27, 2018, 10am - 4pm
January 11, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 25, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 22, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 29, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm

Location: Inside James Fort, weather permitting

Saturday, February 8, 2020 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Friday, ends on Sep 21, 2018
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Saturday, February 8, 2020 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Sunday, February 09, 2020
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Sunday, February 9, 2020 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Monday, February 10, 2020
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive Newport News, VA 23606
Every Second Monday. Repeats Monthly.
January 12 - December 13, 2020, 9am - 11am
Every Second Sunday. Repeats Monthly.
June 14 - August 9, 2020, 5pm - 7pm

Have a family member, friend, or loved one that needs a tailored museum experience? Join us for Friendly Hours on the second Sunday of each month. Friendly Hours is an inclusive time where guests with mobility, cognitive, or physical challenges can experience the Museum in a less crowded environment with reduced sound and lighting. Space is limited, so please register in advance to let us know you are coming.

Monday, February 10, 2020 -
9:00am to 11:00am
Repeats every 1 month(s), on the second Monday of the month, ends on Dec 13, 2020

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