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!

What's Happening

E.g., 12/10/2019
E.g., 12/10/2019
Monday, December 23, 2019
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
December 7, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 14, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 23, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 28, 2019, 10am - 4pm

The archaeology from inside the fort site offers evidence that local Native tribes were frequent visitors during the earliest years of the settlement. Join Daniel Firehawk Abbott of the Nanticoke people from Maryland's Eastern Shore to learn about the material culture and lifeways of the Tidewater Algonquians as well as their interactions with the settlers of Jamestown.

Monday, December 23, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
June 24 - December 30, 2019, 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, December 23, 2019 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Dec 30, 2019
Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Kingsmill Resort
1010 Kingsmill Road Williamsburg 23185
December 25, 2019, 2pm - 7pm

Spend more time with family and friends this holiday with seasonal dining at Kingsmill. Enjoy a traditional spread featuring savory traditional Virginia Ham and seafood display of oysters and crab claws. Feast on hot selections of roasted lamb or duck breast at the carving station.

Reservations required. Make yours today: https://www.kingsmill.com/dining/christmas-buffet/

Wednesday, December 25, 2019 -
2:00pm to 7:00pm
Thursday, December 26, 2019
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
December 20, 2019, 2pm - 4pm
December 26, 2019, 2pm - 4pm
December 28, 2019, 2pm - 4pm
December 30, 2019, 2pm - 4pm

Drop in and enjoy an afternoon conversation with Doctor Walter Russell, the first doctor at Jamestown. Offering the difference between a "chirurgian" and a Doctor, he will explain in the greatest detail the intrigues of "Humoral Theory". And should you suffer from any aches, pains, fevers, swellings, fluxes or chills, he has been known to vet out free advices and administer blisters, purgatives, emetics and vomits to get you back to good health! Dr.

Thursday, December 26, 2019 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Friday, December 27, 2019
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

Location: Inside James Fort, weather permitting

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, December 27, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, December 28, 2019
Brass Cannon Brewing Co.
5476 Mooretown Rd Williamsburg 23188
December 28, 2019, 6pm - 9pm

Julie Clark is a local award winning singer songwriter with a captivating sound that leads you willingly into her memorable, acoustic folk-pop songs. Her songwriting matches the quality of her voice — clear, direct and full of emotion. Her lyrics paint vivid images of love in its many forms, with honesty and insight.

Saturday, December 28, 2019 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
December 7, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 14, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 23, 2019, 10am - 4pm
December 28, 2019, 10am - 4pm

The archaeology from inside the fort site offers evidence that local Native tribes were frequent visitors during the earliest years of the settlement. Join Daniel Firehawk Abbott of the Nanticoke people from Maryland's Eastern Shore to learn about the material culture and lifeways of the Tidewater Algonquians as well as their interactions with the settlers of Jamestown.

Saturday, December 28, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
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

Location: Inside James Fort, weather permitting

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, December 28, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
December 20, 2019, 2pm - 4pm
December 26, 2019, 2pm - 4pm
December 28, 2019, 2pm - 4pm
December 30, 2019, 2pm - 4pm

Drop in and enjoy an afternoon conversation with Doctor Walter Russell, the first doctor at Jamestown. Offering the difference between a "chirurgian" and a Doctor, he will explain in the greatest detail the intrigues of "Humoral Theory". And should you suffer from any aches, pains, fevers, swellings, fluxes or chills, he has been known to vet out free advices and administer blisters, purgatives, emetics and vomits to get you back to good health! Dr.

Saturday, December 28, 2019 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Monday, December 30, 2019
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

Location: Inside James Fort, weather permitting

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

Monday, December 30, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
June 24 - December 30, 2019, 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, December 30, 2019 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Dec 30, 2019
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
December 20, 2019, 2pm - 4pm
December 26, 2019, 2pm - 4pm
December 28, 2019, 2pm - 4pm
December 30, 2019, 2pm - 4pm

Drop in and enjoy an afternoon conversation with Doctor Walter Russell, the first doctor at Jamestown. Offering the difference between a "chirurgian" and a Doctor, he will explain in the greatest detail the intrigues of "Humoral Theory". And should you suffer from any aches, pains, fevers, swellings, fluxes or chills, he has been known to vet out free advices and administer blisters, purgatives, emetics and vomits to get you back to good health! Dr.

Monday, December 30, 2019 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
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

Location: Inside James Fort, weather permitting

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

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Kimball Theatre
428 W. Duke of Gloucester Street Williamsburg 23185
January 16, 2020, 7:30pm - 9:45pm

The Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra presents the fourth Masterworks concert of the season featuring Music Director candidate, James Blachly. The musical program will include Dame Ethel Smyth’s Chorale Prelude from The Prison, Samuel Barber Knoxsville: Summer of 1915 with Kathryn Mueller, soprano, and Dvorak Symphony No. 8

Thursday, January 16, 2020 -
7:30pm to 9:45pm
Saturday, January 25, 2020
Williamsburg Lodge
310 S. England Street Williamsburg 23185
January 25, 2020, 8pm - 10pm

Singer-songwriter Ann Hampton Callaway celebrates the past century of the song and the songstress featuring hits by Judy Garland. Ella Fitzgerald. Carole King. Linda Ronstadt. All exquisitely performed by this multi-platinum Broadway star with the Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra.

Saturday, January 25, 2020 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

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