Events in Williamsburg, Va.

Greater Williamsburg has an event for every season. Visit us any time for year-round fun.

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Brass Cannon Brewing Company
5476 Mooretown Road Williamsburg 23188
Every Wednesday. Repeats Weekly.
April 10 - May 29, 2019, 5pm - 9pm

Every Wednesday we are hosting BYOVAT (Bring Your Own Vinyl & Tapes) in the tasting room! Bring your favorite vinyl or tape (reel to reel), take your TURN, and let the good times roll. It's that easy!

It's free entry and we start spinning at 5:30 p.m. This is the one night a week YOU get to pick the jams. Hope to see ya there!

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 -
5:00pm to 9:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, ends on May 29, 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!

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:15pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, ends on Sep 15, 2019
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, May 15, 2019 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Wednesday, ends on Dec 30, 2020
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Williamsburg Winery
5800 Wessex Hundred Williamsburg 23185
May 16, 2019, 10:30am - 12pm

This is chamber music as it was meant to be heard: the communion of gifted artists in an intimate, beautiful setting, among music lovers and friends. After the performance, patrons can mingle with the performers, a lovely postscript to a perfect concert experience. Dalí Quartet This engaging quartet, made up of world-class artists from Venezuela, Puerto Rico and the U.S., performs a lively mix of Latin American, classical and romantic repertoire.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 -
10:30am to 12:00pm
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.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Tuesday, Thursday, ends on Oct 17, 2019
Brass Cannon Brewing Co.
5476 Mooretown Road Williamsburg 23188
Every Thursday. Repeats Weekly.
April 11 - May 30, 2019, 6:30pm - 9pm

Think you know a bunch of stuff? Prove it at TRIVIA NIGHT at The Cannon Hosted by our own Sarah Adams! Our trivia nights cover everything from random entertainment trivia to weird bits of history. With a new and interesting topic every week it's sure to keep you on your toes.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 -
6:30pm to 9:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Thursday, ends on May 30, 2019
Jamestown Setlement
2110 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
May 10 - 11, 2019, 7:30pm - 9pm
Repeats Daily.
May 16 - 18, 2019, 7:30pm - 9pm

Jamestown Settlement presents the premiere of "Mother Tongue," an original play written by Abigail Schumann, that explores the stories of three women of Jamestown – Matoaka, Anne Burras Laydon and Angelo – as they come together to consider if, and how, the future will remember them and why it matters.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on May 11, 2019
Friday, May 17, 2019
Ferguson Center for the Arts
1 Avenue of the Arts Newport News 23606
May 17, 2019, 8pm - 10pm

Incidental music by Florent Schmitt Virginia Symphony Orchestra JoAnn Falletta, conductor Bill Barclay, director As originally produced by Shakespeare's Globe Theatre A love story that lingers in myth and memory…and a score that enchanted audiences and then languished in obscurity…until now.

Friday, May 17, 2019 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
1 Busch Gardens Boulevard Williamsburg 23185
Every Friday - Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 17 - June 30, 2019

A tasty adventure awaits culinary explorers at Busch Gardens® Food & Wine Festival. Busch Gardens invites guests to unleash their inner foodie with a variety of dishes and wines not normally served at the park.

Friday, May 17, 2019 - 12:00am
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Sunday, Friday, Saturday, ends on Jun 30, 2019
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
April 6 - 13, 2019, 10am - 4pm
April 26, 2019, 10am - 4pm
May 4, 2019, 10am - 4pm
May 17, 2019, 10am - 4pm
May 25, 2019, 10am - 4pm
May 31, 2019, 10am - 4pm
June 7, 2019, 10am - 4pm
June 15, 2019, 10am - 4pm
June 21, 2019, 10am - 4pm
June 29, 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.

Friday, May 17, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on Apr 13, 2019
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
April 5, 2019, 10am - 4pm
April 12, 2019, 10am - 4pm
April 13, 2019, 10am - 4pm
Every Friday. Repeats Weekly.
May 3 - 24, 2019, 10am - 4pm
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 18 - 25, 2019, 10am - 4pm
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
June 1 - 22, 2019, 10am - 4pm
Every Friday. Repeats Weekly.
June 14 - 21, 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 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, May 17, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Friday, ends on May 24, 2019
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
April 27, 2019, 10am - 4pm
May 17, 2019, 10am - 4pm
June 14, 2019, 10am - 4pm
June 28, 2019, 10am - 4pm

Location: Inside James Fort, weather permitting 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, May 17, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
April 5, 2019, 10am - 11am
May 3, 2019, 10am - 11am
May 17, 2019, 10am - 11am
June 7, 2019, 10am - 11am
June 21, 2019, 10am - 11am
July 5, 2019, 10am - 11am
July 19, 2019, 10am - 11am
August 16, 2019, 10am - 11am
September 6, 2019, 10am - 11am
September 20, 2019, 10am - 11am
October 4, 2019, 10am - 11am
October 18, 2019, 10am - 11am

Learn about the history and archaeology of Jamestown's churches and the crucial role women played in the excavations since 1897. This program includes an indoor lecture followed by a visit to the Jamestown Memorial Church (weather permitting) to view current dig sites. Additional ticket required. Tickets coming soon to historicjamestowne.org. Tickets also available for purchase in person or by calling 757-856-1250.

Friday, May 17, 2019 -
10:00am to 11:00am
The Virginia Beer Company
401 Second Street Williamsburg 23185
Every Friday. Repeats Weekly.
April 12 - October 4, 2019, 12pm - 9:30pm

Welcome the weekend at The Virginia Beer Company...

12-9:30 pm: 16+ draft beers flowing! 

4 pm: Friday Brewmaster's Pin tapping - one-of-a-kind cask concoction tapped EVERY Friday!

6-9 pm: FREE Friday Night Concert Series featuring live music in the beer garden!

12:30-8:30 pm: Local food trucks pairing bites + beers!

Friday, May 17, 2019 -
12:00pm to 9:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Friday, ends on Oct 04, 2019
Brass Cannon Brewing Co.
5476 Mooretown Road Williamsburg 23188
Every Friday. Repeats Weekly.
April 12 - May 31, 2019, 2pm - 9pm

Every week at The Cannon we have a brand new brew! Ranging from traditional styles to out of this world creations and blends, we always have something new for you to try on tap.

Hungry? Don't worry! There's always a food truck on site every Friday night too. The start to the weekend just got a whole lot better. See ya there!

Friday, May 17, 2019 -
2:00pm to 9:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Friday, ends on May 31, 2019
Jamestown Setlement
2110 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185
Repeats Daily.
May 10 - 11, 2019, 7:30pm - 9pm
Repeats Daily.
May 16 - 18, 2019, 7:30pm - 9pm

Jamestown Settlement presents the premiere of "Mother Tongue," an original play written by Abigail Schumann, that explores the stories of three women of Jamestown – Matoaka, Anne Burras Laydon and Angelo – as they come together to consider if, and how, the future will remember them and why it matters.

Friday, May 17, 2019 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on May 11, 2019
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Merchants Square
Merchants Square Williamsburg 23185
May 18, 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, May 18, 2019 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
Brass Cannon Brewing Co.
5476 Mooretown Road Williamsburg 23188
May 18, 2019, 5pm - 8pm

We are happy to welcome back Nathan Lienard to The Cannon Tap Room at Brass Cannon Brewing Co.!
Nathan plays acoustic rock influenced by artists like Dave Matthews, Jack Johnson, Jimmy Buffett, James Taylor, and many more. Carmen's Authentic Jamaican Cuisine will be on site with their out of this world authentic delights and we've got the brews! Come have a blast with us at The Cannon. Showtime 5-8 pm. Cheers!

Saturday, May 18, 2019 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm
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, May 18, 2019 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on Dec 14, 2019

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