End of Summer Events in Williamsburg VA

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

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Sunday, August 25, 2019
The Virginia Beer Company
401 Second Street Williamsburg 23185
August 23 - 26, 2019, 12pm - 9pm

Beginning on August 23rd, join us for the release of 39 Words - a Super Saison brewed with Blueberry Puree, Raspberry Puree, and Lemon Zest.

Designed and Brewed by the Women of the Virginia Beer Co., this recipe was created to celebrate Women's Equality Day 2019 (commemorating the passage of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution).

Sunday, August 25, 2019 -
12:00pm to 9:00pm
Brass Cannon Brewing Co.
5476 Mooretown Road Williamsburg 23188
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
August 25 - September 29, 2019, 12pm - 6pm

Join us every Sunday for something QuIrKy and grab discounts for participation. You can expect events that could be anything from dressing up in a fancy hat to telling your best joke. Check our website for details! Everybody loves a Sunday Funday. Cheers!

Sunday, August 25, 2019 -
12:00pm to 6:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Sep 29, 2019
Mobjack Bay Coffee Roasters and Petite Cafe
411 Main Street Yorktown 23690
August 25 - 26, 2019, 4pm - 5pm

Sunday Afternoon Yorktown Lecture with Historian, J. Michael Moore "Yorktown in Bygone Days" Sunday Afternoon Series: Innovators and Entrepreneurs August 25, 2019, 4:00pm $25/person includes admission and 1 drink of choice Join author and historian J. Michael Moore as he continues his discussion of the colorful individuals who made this village famous. This month Michael will discuss a variety of compelling people who influenced the course of history.

Sunday, August 25, 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Grace Episcopal Church
111 Church Street Yorktown 23690
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
June 30 - August 25, 2019, 5pm - 6:30pm

Well-known local musicians and bands perform each Sunday including contemporary and country music, bluegrass, classic rock, modern hits, jazz quartet, Celtic music, traditional barbershop melodies and more. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and pack a picnic supper.  Flyer

Sundays at 5pm at Grace Episcopal Church

Sunday, August 25, 2019 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Aug 25, 2019
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
1350 John Tyler Hwy Williamsburg 23185
Every Monday, Wednesday, Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 12 - September 15, 2019, 6:30pm - 8:15pm

Sunset Paddle Yoga allows you to take your practice outdoors and into nature. After a brief intro to paddleboarding, we will paddle to our outdoor studio and anchor our boards. I will guide you through a gentle yoga sequence for all levels. Modifications are given for beginner to advanced. This yoga session happens as the sun is setting allowing the day to just melt away! We end our session with savasana - the sweet sauce of yoga!

Sunday, August 25, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:15pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, ends on Sep 15, 2019
Monday, August 26, 2019
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606
February 23, 2019 - September 30, 2020, 9am - 5pm

The Mariners' Museum and Park will feature its newest exhibition, Seizing the Moment: The Evolution of Action Photography until September 30, 2020, showcasing never before seen images from The Horace Havemeyer III Collection along with work by contemporary photographers.

This exhibition details the incredible evolution of marine photography from a documentary approach to more of an artistic perspective. Come see this one-of-a-kind maritime collection!

Monday, August 26, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown
200 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Repeats Daily.
June 29, 2019 - March 22, 2020, 9am - 5pm

Discover personal stories of enslaved and free African Americans who fought on both sides of the Revolutionary War through interactive elements and compelling art displays, including a new contemporary work by nationally acclaimed artist Titus Kaphar. Follow the forgotten stories of African Americans who enlisted as soldiers for the American cause for a free and independent nation and those who joined British forces with the promise of obtaining their own freedom.

Monday, August 26, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
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, August 26, 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
June 1 - September 2, 2019, 11am - 4pm

The education "Ed Shed" is an interactive space where kids and families can share in the moment of discovery and examine real artifacts found at the site. Enjoy an array of hands-on activities, such as pottery mending or screening for artifacts, to learn more about the importance of archaeology and conservation.

Monday, August 26, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
5476 Mooretown Road Williamsburg 23188
Every Monday. Repeats Weekly.
July 22 - September 30, 2019, 12pm - 8pm

Every Monday it's BOGO 1/2 OFF 64oz growler fills for Military. Come by the tasting room between 12 and 8 pm to receive your exclusive deal. This special is for ANY beer we offer on tap. *Restrictions Apply- Must have valid Military ID for Purchase*

Monday, August 26, 2019 -
12:00pm to 8:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Monday, ends on Sep 30, 2019
The Virginia Beer Company
401 Second Street Williamsburg 23185
August 23 - 26, 2019, 12pm - 9pm

Beginning on August 23rd, join us for the release of 39 Words - a Super Saison brewed with Blueberry Puree, Raspberry Puree, and Lemon Zest.

Designed and Brewed by the Women of the Virginia Beer Co., this recipe was created to celebrate Women's Equality Day 2019 (commemorating the passage of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution).

Monday, August 26, 2019 -
12:00pm to 9:00pm
Mobjack Bay Coffee Roasters and Petite Cafe
411 Main Street Yorktown 23690
August 25 - 26, 2019, 4pm - 5pm

Sunday Afternoon Yorktown Lecture with Historian, J. Michael Moore "Yorktown in Bygone Days" Sunday Afternoon Series: Innovators and Entrepreneurs August 25, 2019, 4:00pm $25/person includes admission and 1 drink of choice Join author and historian J. Michael Moore as he continues his discussion of the colorful individuals who made this village famous. This month Michael will discuss a variety of compelling people who influenced the course of history.

Monday, August 26, 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
1350 John Tyler Hwy Williamsburg 23185
Every Monday, Wednesday, Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 12 - September 15, 2019, 6:30pm - 8:15pm

Sunset Paddle Yoga allows you to take your practice outdoors and into nature. After a brief intro to paddleboarding, we will paddle to our outdoor studio and anchor our boards. I will guide you through a gentle yoga sequence for all levels. Modifications are given for beginner to advanced. This yoga session happens as the sun is setting allowing the day to just melt away! We end our session with savasana - the sweet sauce of yoga!

Monday, August 26, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:15pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, ends on Sep 15, 2019
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606
February 23, 2019 - September 30, 2020, 9am - 5pm

The Mariners' Museum and Park will feature its newest exhibition, Seizing the Moment: The Evolution of Action Photography until September 30, 2020, showcasing never before seen images from The Horace Havemeyer III Collection along with work by contemporary photographers.

This exhibition details the incredible evolution of marine photography from a documentary approach to more of an artistic perspective. Come see this one-of-a-kind maritime collection!

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown
200 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Repeats Daily.
June 29, 2019 - March 22, 2020, 9am - 5pm

Discover personal stories of enslaved and free African Americans who fought on both sides of the Revolutionary War through interactive elements and compelling art displays, including a new contemporary work by nationally acclaimed artist Titus Kaphar. Follow the forgotten stories of African Americans who enlisted as soldiers for the American cause for a free and independent nation and those who joined British forces with the promise of obtaining their own freedom.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
June 1 - September 2, 2019, 11am - 4pm

The education "Ed Shed" is an interactive space where kids and families can share in the moment of discovery and examine real artifacts found at the site. Enjoy an array of hands-on activities, such as pottery mending or screening for artifacts, to learn more about the importance of archaeology and conservation.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
Brass Cannon Brewing Co.
5476 Mooretown Road Williamsburg 23223
Every Tuesday. Repeats Weekly.
July 9 - August 27, 2019, 6pm - 7:30pm

Join us for !BINGO! every Tuesday in The Cannon Tap Room 6:00-7:30 pm. The game is FREE to play and every player is limited to one card per round. Standard Bingo Rules Apply
Prizes vary by rounds of PLAY! You could WIN: Beer Tokens, Coasters, Glassware, & 3 Part BINGO wins a T-SHIRT!

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Tuesday, ends on Aug 27, 2019
Jamestown Beach Event Park
2205 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23188
Every Tuesday, Thursday. Repeats Weekly.
May 14 - October 17, 2019, 6:30pm - 7:45pm

Paddle Fit Bootcamp is a fun and challenging workout focusing on endurance, strength, core, balance and functional movement, a complete mental and physical workout on the water. By changing up routines and exercises you will see amazing transformations in both your body and attitude. Our Paddle Fit instructor will take you through a 90-minute fitness session on the water unlike any other.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Tuesday, Thursday, ends on Oct 17, 2019
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606
February 23, 2019 - September 30, 2020, 9am - 5pm

The Mariners' Museum and Park will feature its newest exhibition, Seizing the Moment: The Evolution of Action Photography until September 30, 2020, showcasing never before seen images from The Horace Havemeyer III Collection along with work by contemporary photographers.

This exhibition details the incredible evolution of marine photography from a documentary approach to more of an artistic perspective. Come see this one-of-a-kind maritime collection!

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown
200 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Repeats Daily.
June 29, 2019 - March 22, 2020, 9am - 5pm

Discover personal stories of enslaved and free African Americans who fought on both sides of the Revolutionary War through interactive elements and compelling art displays, including a new contemporary work by nationally acclaimed artist Titus Kaphar. Follow the forgotten stories of African Americans who enlisted as soldiers for the American cause for a free and independent nation and those who joined British forces with the promise of obtaining their own freedom.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Bassett Hall
522 E Francis St Williamsburg 23185
Every Wednesday, Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 19 - August 31, 2019, 10am - 12pm

Come make your own theorem piece of folk art in the cottage at Bassett Hall. Tour the House and see the theorems, a favorite folk art form collected by Abby A. Rockefeller. Family members will have an opportunity to create a piece of folk art to take home. Tour Bassett Hall and then drop in at the cottage to learn about theorems and make your own to take home. Theorems were a favorite form of folk art that Abby Aldrich Rockefeller chose for this special home.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, Saturday, ends on Aug 31, 2019
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
June 1 - September 2, 2019, 11am - 4pm

The education "Ed Shed" is an interactive space where kids and families can share in the moment of discovery and examine real artifacts found at the site. Enjoy an array of hands-on activities, such as pottery mending or screening for artifacts, to learn more about the importance of archaeology and conservation.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
April 10, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
April 24, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
May 8, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
May 22, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
June 12, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
June 26, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
July 10, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
July 24, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
August 14, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
August 28, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
September 11, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
September 25, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
October 9, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm
October 23, 2019, 3pm - 4:30pm

This behind-the-scenes tour provides an exciting opportunity to visit Jamestown Rediscovery's archaeological laboratory and collection facility. Learn how artifacts are cataloged, analyzed, researched, and stored. This 90-minute program will focus on the archaeological collection consisting of more than three million artifacts that have been recovered since 1994. Additional ticket required. Tickets coming soon to historicjamestowne.org.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm

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