Schedule of 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!

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Friday, November 08, 2019
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.

Friday, November 8, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Harrison Opera House
160 W Virginia Beach Blvd Norfolk 23510
November 8, 2019, 8pm - 11pm
November 10, 2019, 2:30pm - 5pm
November 12, 2019, 7:30pm - 10pm

Based on the 1994 Oscar-winning film of the same title, this universal story of love longed-for and won recalls the imagined life of exiled Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, as he provides his love-struck postman, Mario, with the words to reveal his heart to the woman of his dreams.

Composed by Daniel Catán Directed by Crystal Manich

Sung in Spanish with English Supertitles

The orchestra for this production is provided by the Virginia Symphony Orchestra.

Friday, November 8, 2019 -
8:00pm to 11:00pm
Harrison Opera House
160 W Virginia Beach Blvd Norfolk 23510
November 8, 2019, 8pm - 11pm
November 10, 2019, 2:30pm - 5pm
November 12, 2019, 7:30pm - 10pm

Based on the 1994 Oscar-winning film of the same title, this universal story of love longed-for and won recalls the imagined life of exiled Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, as he provides his love-struck postman, Mario, with the words to reveal his heart to the woman of his dreams.

Composed by Daniel Catán

Directed by Crystal Manich

Sung in Spanish with English Supertitles

The orchestra for this production is provided by the Virginia Symphony Orchestra.

Friday, November 8, 2019 -
8:00pm to 11:00pm
Saturday, November 09, 2019
Merchants Square
402 W Duke of Gloucester Street Williamsburg 23185
November 9, 2019, 8am - 12pm

The Williamsburg Farmers Market is located in Merchants Square in the heart of historic Williamsburg, Virginia. Flowerbeds and benches offer a tranquil setting for this open-air, Virginia producer-only market. Over 35 vendors offer a variety of local products, among which are fresh seasonal produce, meats, seafood, baked goods, honey, cheese, cut flowers, handmade soaps, and more. Enjoy chef demonstrations, listen to live music, and learn while you shop.

Saturday, November 9, 2019 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
Watermen's Museum
309 Water St. Yorktown 23690
November 9, 2019, 11am - 3pm

Come and sample the competitors' chili and vote for the People's Choice. Additional chili may be purchased, if available.

Call for rules and forms to enter. Watermen's Museum. Admission. $ 757.887.2641

Saturday, November 9, 2019 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Riverwalk Landing
331 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
April 20 - December 14, 2019, 8am - 12pm

Our waterfront farmers market is one of the most unique in Hampton Roads-offering spectacular views of the York River, live music, food trucks, chef cooking demonstrations, and a variety of vendors! This year, the season starts mid-April, and you can enjoy weekly markets through the end of October.

Saturday, November 9, 2019 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on Dec 14, 2019
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.

Saturday, November 9, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Sunday, November 10, 2019
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606
December 9, 2018, 9am - 11am
January 13, 2019, 9am - 11am
February 10, 2019, 9am - 11am
March 10, 2019, 9am - 11am
April 14, 2019, 9am - 11am
May 12, 2019, 9am - 11am
June 9, 2019, 5pm - 7pm
July 14, 2019, 5pm - 7pm
August 11, 2019, 5pm - 7pm
September 8, 2019, 9am - 11am
October 13, 2019, 9am - 11am
November 10, 2019, 9am - 11am
December 8, 2019, 9am - 11am

FREE with $1 admission!

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.

Sunday, November 10, 2019 -
9:00am to 11:00am
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.

Sunday, November 10, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Harrison Opera House
160 W Virginia Beach Blvd Norfolk 23510
November 8, 2019, 8pm - 11pm
November 10, 2019, 2:30pm - 5pm
November 12, 2019, 7:30pm - 10pm

Based on the 1994 Oscar-winning film of the same title, this universal story of love longed-for and won recalls the imagined life of exiled Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, as he provides his love-struck postman, Mario, with the words to reveal his heart to the woman of his dreams.

Composed by Daniel Catán Directed by Crystal Manich

Sung in Spanish with English Supertitles

The orchestra for this production is provided by the Virginia Symphony Orchestra.

Sunday, November 10, 2019 -
2:30pm to 5:00pm
Harrison Opera House
160 W Virginia Beach Blvd Norfolk 23510
November 8, 2019, 8pm - 11pm
November 10, 2019, 2:30pm - 5pm
November 12, 2019, 7:30pm - 10pm

Based on the 1994 Oscar-winning film of the same title, this universal story of love longed-for and won recalls the imagined life of exiled Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, as he provides his love-struck postman, Mario, with the words to reveal his heart to the woman of his dreams.

Composed by Daniel Catán

Directed by Crystal Manich

Sung in Spanish with English Supertitles

The orchestra for this production is provided by the Virginia Symphony Orchestra.

Sunday, November 10, 2019 -
2:30pm to 5:00pm
Monday, November 11, 2019
York Hall
301 Main Street Yorktown 23690
November 11, 2019, 12pm - 1pm

Join the York County WWI & WWII Commemoration Committee and Yorktown churches as we participate in a national bell-ringing ceremony on the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day.  The WWI armistice between the Allies and Germany took effect on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of 1918.  On this day we will honor veterans not only of WWI, but all veterans who have served our country. 

Monday, November 11, 2019 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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, November 11, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
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, November 12, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Harrison Opera House
160 W Virginia Beach Blvd Norfolk 23510
November 8, 2019, 8pm - 11pm
November 10, 2019, 2:30pm - 5pm
November 12, 2019, 7:30pm - 10pm

Based on the 1994 Oscar-winning film of the same title, this universal story of love longed-for and won recalls the imagined life of exiled Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, as he provides his love-struck postman, Mario, with the words to reveal his heart to the woman of his dreams.

Composed by Daniel Catán Directed by Crystal Manich

Sung in Spanish with English Supertitles

The orchestra for this production is provided by the Virginia Symphony Orchestra.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 -
7:30pm to 10:00pm
Harrison Opera House
160 W Virginia Beach Blvd Norfolk 23510
November 8, 2019, 8pm - 11pm
November 10, 2019, 2:30pm - 5pm
November 12, 2019, 7:30pm - 10pm

Based on the 1994 Oscar-winning film of the same title, this universal story of love longed-for and won recalls the imagined life of exiled Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, as he provides his love-struck postman, Mario, with the words to reveal his heart to the woman of his dreams.

Composed by Daniel Catán

Directed by Crystal Manich

Sung in Spanish with English Supertitles

The orchestra for this production is provided by the Virginia Symphony Orchestra.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 -
7:30pm to 10:00pm
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
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, November 13, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Alewerks Brewing Company
189B Ewell Rd Williamsburg 23188
Every Wednesday. Repeats Weekly.
February 13, 2019 - December 30, 2020, 7pm - 9pm

Join us for the most fun you can have on a Wednesday night when we welcome Geeks Who Drink Pub Quizzes to the Taproom for Trivia Night starting at 7pm. It's free to play, and you can win great prizes including gift cards and sweet Alewerks swag. Teams can be up to 6 people, and you'll probably learn something while you have great beer and great times with Geeks Who Drink's irreverent take on trivia.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, ends on Dec 30, 2020
Thursday, November 14, 2019
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.

Thursday, November 14, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Jamestown Settlement
2110 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185
April 4, 2019, 7pm - 8pm
May 2, 2019, 7pm - 8pm
June 20, 2019, 7pm - 8pm
September 12, 2019, 7pm - 8pm
October 10, 2019, 7pm - 8pm
November 14, 2019, 7pm - 8pm

Jamestown Settlement, a museum of 17th-century Virginia history and culture, will present a “Tenacious Women Lecture Series” on Thursday evenings from March through November in conjunction with the yearlong special exhibition “TENACITY: Women in Jamestown and Early Virginia.” The eight-part lecture series features scholars, curators and authors speaking on women throughout history.

Thursday, November 14, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Friday, November 15, 2019
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.

Friday, November 15, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Merchants Square
402 W Duke of Gloucester Street Williamsburg 23185
November 16, 2019, 8am - 12pm

The Williamsburg Farmers Market is located in Merchants Square in the heart of historic Williamsburg, Virginia. Flowerbeds and benches offer a tranquil setting for this open-air, Virginia producer-only market. Over 35 vendors offer a variety of local products, among which are fresh seasonal produce, meats, seafood, baked goods, honey, cheese, cut flowers, handmade soaps, and more. Enjoy chef demonstrations, listen to live music, and learn while you shop.

Saturday, November 16, 2019 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
Riverwalk Landing
331 Water Street Yorktown 23690
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
April 20 - December 14, 2019, 8am - 12pm

Our waterfront farmers market is one of the most unique in Hampton Roads-offering spectacular views of the York River, live music, food trucks, chef cooking demonstrations, and a variety of vendors! This year, the season starts mid-April, and you can enjoy weekly markets through the end of October.

Saturday, November 16, 2019 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on Dec 14, 2019
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.

Saturday, November 16, 2019 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Mar 22, 2020

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