Seasonal Events

Check out the event calendar to make sure you take full advantage of what the Greater Williamsburg area has to offer.

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Tuesday, April 07, 2020
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081
November 9, 2019, 12pm - 4:15pm
February 7, 2020, 12pm - 4:15pm
February 14, 2020, 12pm - 4:15pm
February 28, 2020, 12pm - 4:15pm
June 5, 2020, 12pm - 4:15pm
June 12, 2020, 12pm - 4:15pm

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 be offered at 12pm & 3:15pm. Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne.

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
January 2, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 3, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 9, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 10, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 11, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 16, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 17, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 22, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 23, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 24, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 25, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 7, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 28, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 29, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 5, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 12, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 19, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 26, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm
Repeats Daily.
June 3 - 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
Repeats Daily.
June 10 - 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
Repeats Daily.
June 17 - 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
Repeats Daily.
June 24 - 27, 2020, 10am - 4pm

Blacksmithing was one of the earliest trades to be practiced at Jamestown. Join Blacksmiths Shel Browder and/or 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

Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jun 06, 2020
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway Williamsburg 23185
Every Friday. Repeats Weekly.
September 14 - 21, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 10, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 15, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 17, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 21, 2018, 10am - 4pm
December 27, 2018, 10am - 4pm
January 11, 2020, 10am - 4pm
January 25, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 8, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 22, 2020, 10am - 4pm
February 29, 2020, 10am - 4pm
March 14, 2020, 10am - 4pm
June 6, 2020, 10am - 4pm
June 13, 2020, 10am - 4pm
June 20, 2020, 10am - 4pm
June 27, 2020, 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.

Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Friday, ends on Sep 21, 2018
Friday, May 15, 2020
Kimball Theatre
424 W Duke of Gloucester St Williamsburg 23185
May 8, 2020, 7pm - 10pm
May 10, 2020, 2pm - 5pm
May 13, 2020, 7pm - 10pm
May 15, 2020, 3pm - 6pm

La Boheme by Giaccomo Puccini, in Italian with English supertitles. A timeless story of love and loss among young Bohemians in Paris. Maestro Jorge Parodi conducts the orchestra. Costume design: Eric Lamp. Live fully-staged opera with world-class cast in the intimate setting of the 400-seat Kimball Theatre in Williamsburg, Virginia. See details of the cast and the creative team at www.operainwilliamsburg.org

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Kimball Theatre
424 W Duke of Gloucester St Williamsburg 23185
May 8, 2020, 7pm - 10pm
May 10, 2020, 2pm - 5pm
May 13, 2020, 7pm - 10pm
May 15, 2020, 3pm - 6pm

La Boheme by Giaccomo Puccini, in Italian with English supertitles. A timeless story of love and loss among young artists in Paris, with unforgettable melodies -- this is one of the most popular operas world-wide. Maestro Jorge Parodi conducts the orchestra and an international cast of world-class singers, including Williamsburg favorite Suchan Kim as Marcello, Maria Natale as Mimi, the fiery Catalina Cuervo as Musetta, and Pavel Suliandziga as Perpignol. Costume design: Eric Lamp.

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm
The Virginia Beer Company
401 Second Street Williamsburg 23185
Every Friday. Repeats Weekly.
January 17 - December 18, 2020, 4pm - 9:30pm

Brewing is work, but beer is fun - so on Friday evenings, we tap a cask concoction of classic recipes infused with new ingredients to have some fun showcasing small batch offerings of our favorite recipes. Tapped each Friday at 4 pm, the Friday Brewmaster's Pin features gravity pours of Virginia Beer Co. recipes aged with various adjuncts such as maple syrup, fruit purées, vanilla beans, fresh hops, cinnamon sticks, cocoa nibs, and more.

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 4:00pm to 9:30pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Friday, ends on Dec 18, 2020
1350 John Tyler Highway Williamsburg 23185
May 9 - August 3, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
May 9, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
June 5, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
July 5, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
August 3, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm

The Full Moon is a celebrated event throughout the world with many gatherings of people who appreciate the brilliance of the moon when it shines its brightest each month. Our Themed Full Moon Paddle has quickly become a truly special and unique way to experience the Water and Moon working together providing an awesome experience! Each Full Moon Paddle will have its own theme based on the month. This event could last up to 3 hours and the times will vary based on the sunset and the moonrise.

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Duke of Gloucester St
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15 - October 31, 2020, 8pm - 9:15pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not “orbs” on cameras, embark on a night you’ll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 8:00pm to 9:15pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Oct 31, 2020
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Saturday, May 16, 2020
Merchants Square Williamsburg 23185
May 16, 2020, 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 40 vendors offer a variety of local products, among which are fresh seasonal produce, chicken, beef, pork, oysters, fish, crabs, prawns, herbs, potted plants, baked goods, confections, honey, cheese, cut flowers, handmade soaps, and more.

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Chickahominy Riverfront park
1350 John Tyler Hwy Williamsburg 23185
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 2 - August 29, 2020, 9am - 10:30am

Like anything, there is a right way and a wrong way to paddleboard. It is easy to develop bad habits without proper instruction. Our goal is to educate each paddler with our knowledge and expertise so that you will be paddleboarding with confidence and safety as you enjoy your adventure out on the water. We cover everything from the anatomy of the board and paddle, proper launch, kneeling to standing, stroke technique, turns and water safety.

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on Aug 29, 2020
Coastal Community Church
101 Village Avenue Yorktown 23693
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
April 18 - October 17, 2020, 4:30pm - 8pm

The Classic Cruiser's cruise-ins take place every Saturday night from 4:30 PM to 8:30 PM beginning April 18 thru October 17. The location is Coastal Community Church, 101 Village Avenue, Yorktown, VA 23696.

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 4:30pm to 8:00pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on Oct 17, 2020
1350 John Tyler Highway Williamsburg 23185
May 9 - August 3, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
May 9, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
June 5, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
July 5, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
August 3, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm

The Full Moon is a celebrated event throughout the world with many gatherings of people who appreciate the brilliance of the moon when it shines its brightest each month. Our Themed Full Moon Paddle has quickly become a truly special and unique way to experience the Water and Moon working together providing an awesome experience! Each Full Moon Paddle will have its own theme based on the month. This event could last up to 3 hours and the times will vary based on the sunset and the moonrise.

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Duke of Gloucester St
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15 - October 31, 2020, 8pm - 9:15pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not “orbs” on cameras, embark on a night you’ll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 8:00pm to 9:15pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Oct 31, 2020
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Sunday, May 17, 2020
Jamestown Beach Event Park
2205 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 3 - September 27, 2020, 8:30am - 10am

Beginner Paddle Fit will give you the basics of Paddleboarding that will teach you proper stance, proper technique with a full body, low-impact workout that will challenge every muscle, improve balance and stability, enhance your cardio fitness, and build a strong core!!

Sunday, May 17, 2020 - 8:30am to 10:00am
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Sep 27, 2020
Chickahominy Riverfront park
1350 John Tyler Hwy Williamsburg 23185
Every Sunday. Repeats Weekly.
May 3 - September 27, 2020, 6:30pm - 8:15pm
June 3, 2020, 7pm - 8:15pm
June 10, 2020, 7pm - 8:15pm
June 17, 2020, 7pm - 8:15pm
June 24, 2020, 7pm - 8:15pm
July 1, 2020, 7pm - 8:15pm
July 8, 2020, 7pm - 8:15pm
July 15, 2020, 7pm - 8:15pm
July 22, 2020, 7pm - 8:15pm

Sunset Paddle Yoga is a great way to improve balance, gain core strength, and connect with nature. Practicing yoga on a SUP brings a whole new perspective to being fully present in the moment. Asanas (yoga postures) create a new challenge while floating, requiring full awareness, acceptance of mother nature’s mood and of course a sense of humor!

Sunday, May 17, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:15pm
Repeats every 1 week(s) on:
Sunday, ends on Sep 27, 2020
1350 John Tyler Highway Williamsburg 23185
May 9 - August 3, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
May 9, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
June 5, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
July 5, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
August 3, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm

The Full Moon is a celebrated event throughout the world with many gatherings of people who appreciate the brilliance of the moon when it shines its brightest each month. Our Themed Full Moon Paddle has quickly become a truly special and unique way to experience the Water and Moon working together providing an awesome experience! Each Full Moon Paddle will have its own theme based on the month. This event could last up to 3 hours and the times will vary based on the sunset and the moonrise.

Sunday, May 17, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Duke of Gloucester St
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15 - October 31, 2020, 8pm - 9:15pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not “orbs” on cameras, embark on a night you’ll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Sunday, May 17, 2020 - 8:00pm to 9:15pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Oct 31, 2020
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Sunday, May 17, 2020 - 10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Monday, May 18, 2020
1350 John Tyler Highway Williamsburg 23185
May 9 - August 3, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
May 9, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
June 5, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
July 5, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
August 3, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm

The Full Moon is a celebrated event throughout the world with many gatherings of people who appreciate the brilliance of the moon when it shines its brightest each month. Our Themed Full Moon Paddle has quickly become a truly special and unique way to experience the Water and Moon working together providing an awesome experience! Each Full Moon Paddle will have its own theme based on the month. This event could last up to 3 hours and the times will vary based on the sunset and the moonrise.

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Duke of Gloucester St
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15 - October 31, 2020, 8pm - 9:15pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not “orbs” on cameras, embark on a night you’ll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 8:00pm to 9:15pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Oct 31, 2020
Tour Meeting Location @ Kimball Theater
424 W Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg 23188
Repeats Daily.
January 15, 2020 - 15, 2021, 10pm - 11:30pm

If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not "orbs" on cameras, embark on a night you'll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg.

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 10:00pm to 11:30pm
Repeats every 1 days, ends on Jan 15, 2021
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
1350 John Tyler Highway Williamsburg 23185
May 9 - August 3, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
May 9, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
June 5, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
July 5, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm
August 3, 2020, 7pm - 9:30pm

The Full Moon is a celebrated event throughout the world with many gatherings of people who appreciate the brilliance of the moon when it shines its brightest each month. Our Themed Full Moon Paddle has quickly become a truly special and unique way to experience the Water and Moon working together providing an awesome experience! Each Full Moon Paddle will have its own theme based on the month. This event could last up to 3 hours and the times will vary based on the sunset and the moonrise.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm

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