Christmas In Williamsburg

Your new favorite holiday tradition is waiting in Greater Williamsburg, Virginia. Add some history to your holiday at Colonial Williamsburg, and then make your way to Busch Gardens Christmas Town for one of the world’s largest Christmas light displays. Explore Jamestown and Yorktown, shop, dine and keep your eyes peeled for Santa all over the Williamsburg area.

 

CHRISTMAS IN WILLIAMSBURG

Watch a real family visit Greater Williamsburg for the holiday season! This family of five started a new festive tradition in Williamsburg and found a little bit of everything from twinkling lights, Santa sightings, evening ice skating, and a warm cup of sweet cocoa and cheer.

LIGHT UP YOUR CHRISTMAS

If Christmas is the season of light, then the Greater Williamsburg area is the place to feel that warmth reflected back on you. From 10 million lights at Busch Gardens’ Christmas Town to a remarkable lighted boat parade on the York River, experience these sparkling events guaranteed to illuminate your holidays.

CHRISTMAS IN WILLIAMSBURG CALENDAR

Go ice skating down Duke of Gloucester Street. Bundle up and take part in the Annual Christmas Parade. Watch a tree lighting or two. Or hear the Williamsburg Symphony play some Holiday Pops! All of this and more can be found on our complete holiday calendar. Plan your trip and create memories today!

YOUR WILLIAMSBURG CHRISTMAS BUCKETLIST

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With its Yuletide spirit, authentic traditions and unique festivities, Greater Williamsburg celebrates the holidays like no place else.
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CHRISTMAS BY THE NUMBERS IN WILLIAMBURG, VA

400,000 candles, 2,552 wreaths, 10 million lights — and more. Get into the holiday spirit by counting down all the town’s Christmas-related features.
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