Events in Williamsburg, Va.

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Sunday, July 28, 2019
Jamestown Settlement
2110 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
July 27 - 28, 2019, 9am - 6pm

The 400th anniversary of the first assembly of 20 "burgesses," which convened at Jamestown on July 30 - August 4, 1619, is marked with a weekend of themed tours, interpretive programs and military exercises. Re-enactments bring to life the beginning of representative government in America and the antecedent of today's Virginia General Assembly, the oldest legislative body in the Western Hemisphere.

Sunday, July 28, 2019 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jul 28, 2019
James City County Marina
2054 Jamestown Rd Williamsburg 23188
May 26, 2019, 9:30am - 12:30pm
May 26, 2019, 9:30am - 12:30pm
June 30, 2019, 9:30am - 12:30pm
July 28, 2019, 9:30am - 12:30pm
August 25, 2019, 9:30am - 12:45pm
September 8, 2019, 9:30am - 12:45pm

Jamestown Island and the surrounding ecosystem is an incredibly diverse network of tidal creeks and marshes divided by wooded upland ridges. Jamestown is a nationally significant historic site which attracts visitors from around the globe to learn about the 1st permanent English settlement. In 1607, three ships arrived in the Chesapeake Bay to establish a successful English colony under the join venture company, the Virginia Company.

Sunday, July 28, 2019 -
9:30am to 12:30pm
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.

Sunday, July 28, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
The Virginia Beer Company
401 Second Street Williamsburg 23185
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
July 8 - October 28, 2018, 12pm - 7pm
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
April 7 - October 6, 2019, 12pm - 7pm

Wrap the weekend at The Virginia Beer Company...

12-7 pm: 16 draft beers - plus discounts on multi-packs of Crowlers, first fills in new Premium Growlers, and on cases of 12 oz. Cans!

2-5 pm: Acoustic Sundays featuring live music from local acts in the beer garden!

12:30-6:30 pm: Local food trucks pairing bites + beers!

Sunday, July 28, 2019 -
12:00pm to 7:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Oct 28, 2018
Grace Episcopal Church
111 Church Street Yorktown 23690
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
July 7 - 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, July 28, 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, July 28, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:15pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, ends on Sep 15, 2019
Monday, July 29, 2019
Jamestown Beach Event Park
2152 Jamestown Rd Williamsburg 23188
May 19 - September 15, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
May 19, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
June 2, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
June 16, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
July 7, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
July 21, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
August 4, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
August 18, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
September 1, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
September 15, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am

Our Beginner Paddle Fit Class will take place at the Jamestown Beach Event Park. You will learn the basics of Paddleboarding along with the basics of a Paddle Fit class.

This is a great class to attend if you are interested in participating in the Paddle Fit Bootcamp classes throughout the summer but are not sure what to expect. Cost of class: $30.00 includes board, paddle, leash and pfd $20.00 BYOB (bring your own board)

Monday, July 29, 2019 -
8:30am to 9:45am
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, July 29, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Jamestown Settlement
2110 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
July 1 - August 1, 2019, 9am - 6pm

Throughout this month long program, interactive experiences and interpretive programs honor the 400th anniversary of the first representative legislative assembly in 1619. An exhibit showcasing the original minutes of the first assembly that convened on July 30, 1619, on loan for the first time in America from The National Archives of the United Kingdom, will be available for public viewing through September.

Monday, July 29, 2019 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Aug 01, 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, July 29, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
March 30, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
April 20, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
April 27, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
May 11, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
June 1, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
June 1, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
June 8, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
June 8, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
June 15, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
June 15, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
June 29, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
June 29, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
June 29, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
July 6, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
July 6, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
July 20, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
July 20, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
July 27, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
July 27, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
July 29, 2019, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
July 30, 2019, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
August 2, 2019, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
August 3, 2019, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
August 4, 2019, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
August 17, 2019, 12pm - 1pm

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 also be offered on selected dates from April through October at varying times. Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne.

Monday, July 29, 2019 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
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, July 29, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:15pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, ends on Sep 15, 2019
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23185
July 30, 2019

American Evolution commemorates the 400th anniversary of the first representative assembly in the western hemisphere, which was held in Jamestown’s church in the summer of 1619. Members of the Virginia General Assembly, Congress and state legislatures nationwide convene for this special commemorative event. Join us for public programs that will take place at both Historic Jamestowne and Jamestown Settlement. This event will be held at both Historic Jamestowne and Jamestown Settlement.

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 12:00am
Jamestown Beach Event Park
2152 Jamestown Rd Williamsburg 23188
May 19 - September 15, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
May 19, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
June 2, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
June 16, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
July 7, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
July 21, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
August 4, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
August 18, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
September 1, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
September 15, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am

Our Beginner Paddle Fit Class will take place at the Jamestown Beach Event Park. You will learn the basics of Paddleboarding along with the basics of a Paddle Fit class.

This is a great class to attend if you are interested in participating in the Paddle Fit Bootcamp classes throughout the summer but are not sure what to expect. Cost of class: $30.00 includes board, paddle, leash and pfd $20.00 BYOB (bring your own board)

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 -
8:30am to 9:45am
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, July 30, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Jamestown Settlement
2110 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
July 1 - August 1, 2019, 9am - 6pm

Throughout this month long program, interactive experiences and interpretive programs honor the 400th anniversary of the first representative legislative assembly in 1619. An exhibit showcasing the original minutes of the first assembly that convened on July 30, 1619, on loan for the first time in America from The National Archives of the United Kingdom, will be available for public viewing through September.

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Aug 01, 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.

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
March 30, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
April 20, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
April 27, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
May 11, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
June 1, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
June 1, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
June 8, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
June 8, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
June 15, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
June 15, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
June 29, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
June 29, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
June 29, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
July 6, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
July 6, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
July 20, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
July 20, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
July 27, 2019, 12pm - 1pm
July 27, 2019, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
July 29, 2019, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
July 30, 2019, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
August 2, 2019, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
August 3, 2019, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
August 4, 2019, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
August 17, 2019, 12pm - 1pm

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 also be offered on selected dates from April through October at varying times. Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne.

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
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, July 30, 2019 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Tuesday, Thursday, ends on Oct 17, 2019
Sunday, April 21, 2019
Alewerks Brewing Company
189B Ewell Rd Williamsburg 23188
Every Tuesday. Repeats Weekly.
February 12, 2019 - December 29, 2020, 5pm - 9pm

Every Tuesday we bring out the turntable and flood the Taproom with sweet nostalgic tunes. Bring in your favorite vinyl records, and we'll give them a spin! It's a great way to hang out and talk music and memories with other aficionados and vinyl fans. Oh, and there's delicious beer on tap too. We start spinning at 5 pm in the Brewery Taproom, so grab your wax and head our way!

Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Tuesday, ends on Dec 29, 2020
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
College of William & Mary
Sadler Center, 200 Stadium Drive Williamsburg 23185
July 31 - August 1, 2019

The Commemoration brings together representatives from democracies around the world, members of U.S. Congress and representatives from state legislatures nationwide. Topics include democracy, diversity, opportunity, civic education and civic liberties, role of the judiciary and conversations on a path forward. The International Forum highlights the historic impact of democracy on our nation and its impact on the world.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 12:00am
Jamestown Beach Event Park
2152 Jamestown Rd Williamsburg 23188
May 19 - September 15, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
May 19, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
June 2, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
June 16, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
July 7, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
July 21, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
August 4, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
August 18, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
September 1, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am
September 15, 2019, 8:30am - 9:45am

Our Beginner Paddle Fit Class will take place at the Jamestown Beach Event Park. You will learn the basics of Paddleboarding along with the basics of a Paddle Fit class.

This is a great class to attend if you are interested in participating in the Paddle Fit Bootcamp classes throughout the summer but are not sure what to expect. Cost of class: $30.00 includes board, paddle, leash and pfd $20.00 BYOB (bring your own board)

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 -
8:30am to 9:45am

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