Evening Activities

The Historic Triangle is not just a day-time destination. There’s plenty to do in the evenings! Need some help finding something to do? Check out these great attraction and shopping opportunities below for some great evening fun.



Busch Gardens Williamsburg

The park is is spectacular at night. Be sure to take a look at the park’s calendar for the latest information on evening concerts, events and even fireworks!


Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg offers a variety of year-round evening activities for all age groups. From ghost tours to tavern dinners, you’ll be sure to find something to do in the evening!


Go Karts Plus

Celebrating over 20 years of fun! There’s plenty of evening activities to do at Williamsburg’s premier family entertainment center. Open mid-March through October. Call for hours.


Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf

During the summer, we’re open from 10 am – 11 pm! Call for spring and fall hours.


Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum & 4-D Theater

Enter the twisted world of amazing oddities at Ripley’s!


Schooner Alliance

Head to Yorktown and take a sunset cruise along the York River on the Tall Ship, the Schooner Alliance.


The Virginia Living Museum

The VLM offers “After Hours Tours” and exclusive “Group Only” shows at the Planetarium Theater. Also, on the second Saturday of each month, be sure to check out their Star Parties and Laser Light shows!


Water Country USA

There’s no better way to cool down in the evening than at Water Country USA .



Merchants Square

Located in the heart of the Colonial Williamsburg. Features various shops with items including gourmet foods, jewelry, clothing, collectibles, toys, wine and more.


New Town

Shops, restaurants, a movie theater and more! Open year-round, seven days a week. Operating hours for individual businesses vary.


Riverwalk Landing

Set along the York River in Historic Yorktown. A relaxing shopping experience with a quaint village setting.


Yankee Candle

More than just a candle store – a sensory experience! Features 250,000 candles and specialty items including gourmet food, Vera Bradley products, gifts and collectibles and much more!