Events

Literary High Tea at Watermen's Museum

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 (3:00 - 5:00 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown, VA (map)

Enjoy Carrot Tree's delightful high tea at the Watermen's Museum featuring; Silk Sachet Teas; Scones & Biscuits; Petite Quiche; Tea Sandwiches; Dessert Plates, and more. Our guest, Mr. Mac Laird - author of Christanna. Reservations recommended. Seating is limited.  $  757-988-1999

2/10/2016 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Watermen's Museum Yorktown Music Jamboree

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 (5:30 - 9:00 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown VA ( Map)

Come and enjoy us for an evening of music and fun along the beautiful York River.  $  757.887.2641    

2/10/2016 5:30 PM

Mixed Media Art Show at Gallery at York Hall

January thru March, 2016

York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown, VA (map)

Come and enjoy Mixed Media Art Show at  the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Winter Hours, January thru March, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 10 am till 1 pm.  Regular season hours,  April - December, Tuesday thru Saturday 10 am to 4 and Sunday 1 pm to 4 pm.   Free.  For appointments  and more details at 757.890.4490.  Gallery Exhibit Flyer 

2/13/2016
Categories: AllArts

Art class at On the Hill Gallery

February, 2016 (varies)

On the Hill Gallery, 402 Main St., Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Explore the fundamentals of art in February. All supplies are included. 

Wednesday, February 10th at 6 – 9 PM - Tulips are Red 
Sunday, February 14th at 1:00 - 3 PM - Kool Koalas (children 6+)

Reservations required. $  More details at 757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com.

2/14/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Riverwalk Restaurant's Valentine's Day Dinner

Sunday, February 14, 2016 (3:00 PM - 9:00 PM)

Riverwalk Restaurant, 323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Come and experience Riverwalk Restaurant's Valentine's Day Dinner, featuring a four course dinner highlighting a Chef's Table experience menu by Executive Chef Brian Hines and his culinary team.  Reservations recommended.  $  More details at 757.875.1522 or www.riverwalkrestaurant.net.  Event Flyer

2/14/2016 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Watermen's Museum Swing Dance

Monday, February 15, 2016 (7:30 - 10:00 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Swing dance - 7:30 - 8 PM for instructions and 8 - 10 PM dancing!   $  757.887.2641

2/15/2016

Jerome Bridges at Yorktown Battlefield Visitor's Center

Saturday & Monday, February 13/15, 2016 (times vary)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

In celebration of African American History Month, Award-winning historian and actor-interpreter Jerome Bridges and his presentation of Windsor Fry, who was a soldier of color assigned to the Rhode Island Regiment and was at the battle of Yorktown. These presentations are free with normal park admission fee. $ More details at 757.898.2410. or www.nps.gov.
Performances are:
Feb. 13th - 11:00 am & 1:00 pm. Question and Answer session at 2:00 pm
Feb. 15th - 11:00 am & 1:00 pm. Question and Answer session at 2:00 pm
Inclement weather backup dates will be February 27-29.

2/15/2016

Children's Art Show at On the Hill Gallery

February 2 thru 28, 2016 (open hours)

On the Hill Gallery, 402 Main St., Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Celebrating our annual York County Elementary Children’s Art Show February 2-28 at On the Hill Gallery. Each teacher from every elementary school has chosen a selection of student’s work to be hung in a professional gallery setting.  Last year we were amazed at the talent shown by these emerging artists, this year will be even better. The children will have their work hanging in a real gallery setting just as we do for our artist members. This is an opportunity to experience the beautiful work our future artists are creating.  The public is invited. Winter hours: Tuesday - Saturday 11 am - 5 PM and Sunday 12 - 5 PM.  Free. More details at 757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com.

2/16/2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

“Creating Our New Museum” at Yorktown Victory Ctr

January thru March, 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

 A current exhibit provides a multimedia, interactive encounter with the permanent galleries and introductory film that will premiere with the museum’s transition to the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown in late 2016. Two dozen 18th-century objects are displayed near a video preview of future gallery short films. The exhibit also engages visitors in the making of “Liberty Fever,” the introductory film to be shown in the 170-seat museum theater, with interactive experiences including posing behind a screen to create a silhouette to be photographed by family and friends, and taking the stage to act the part of one of the characters in the film.  $  More details at 757.253.4838 or www.historyisfun.org.

2/19/2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

February Wine Dinner at Riverwalk Restaurant

Friday, February 19, 2016 (6:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

Riverwalk Restaurant, 323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Come and experience Riverwalk Restaurant's Wild Game Wine Dinner, featuring a four course dinner highlighting wild game and wine paired menu by Executive Chef Brian Hines and his culinary team.  Reservations recommended.  $  More details at 757.875.1522 or www.riverwalkrestaurant.net.   Event Flyer

2/19/2016 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Live Entertainment at Water Street Grille

Fridays & Saturdays, February 2016 (7 PM - 10 PM)

Water Street Grille, 323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout  February.

Friday, February 12th: Mike DeMoss
Saturday, February 13th: Ron Fetner
Saturday February 20th: Tom Vinick

More details at 757.369.5644 or www.WaterStreetGrille.net.

2/20/2016

“Creating Our New Museum” at Yorktown Victory Ctr

January thru March, 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

 A current exhibit provides a multimedia, interactive encounter with the permanent galleries and introductory film that will premiere with the museum’s transition to the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown in late 2016. Two dozen 18th-century objects are displayed near a video preview of future gallery short films. The exhibit also engages visitors in the making of “Liberty Fever,” the introductory film to be shown in the 170-seat museum theater, with interactive experiences including posing behind a screen to create a silhouette to be photographed by family and friends, and taking the stage to act the part of one of the characters in the film.  $  More details at 757.253.4838 or www.historyisfun.org.

2/20/2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Riverwalk Restaurant's February Daily Special

January, 2016 (11:00 AM - 9:00 PM)

Riverwalk Restaurant, 323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

  • Join Riverwalk Restaurant's January daily specials all through the month.  $ 757.875.1522  Event Flyer

    Sunday's - 12oz Roasted Prime Rib with Garlic Mashed Potatoes & Sauteed Vegetables
    Monday's - 1lb Crab Legs
    Tuesday's - Oyster, Oysters, Oysters, Steamed, Raw, Fried $.99 (1/2 dozen increments)
    Wednesday's - Chef B's Baked Pasta - Imported Rigatoni baked with Italian Sausage, Meatballs, Roasted Pepers, Potaobello Mushrrom's, Recotta & Mozzarella Cheese
    Thursday's - Whole Lobster with Potatoes and Vegetables
2/22/2016 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Watermen's Museum presents Story Tellers

Monday, February 22, 2016 (7:00 - 8:30 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown VA ( Map)

True personal stories related to each month's theme.  The storytellers will be selected ahead of time by the Weavers of the Word Storytelling Collaborative.  If you would like to submit a story for consideration in the program send your name, brief bio, and story synopsis to YorktownStorySlam@gmail.com by the Friday prior to the program.  For the second half of the program there will be stories chosen from a random selection of entries made at the door.  This months theme is " Lovey, Dovey"  $  757.887.2641.   Event Flyer 

2/22/2016 7:00 PM

Literary High Tea at Watermen's Museum

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 (3:00 - 5:00 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown, VA (map)

Enjoy Carrot Tree's delightful high tea at the Watermen's Museum featuring; Silk Sachet Teas; Scones & Biscuits; Petite Quiche; Tea Sandwiches; Dessert Plates, and more. Guest will be announced soon. Reservations recommended. Seating is limited.  $  757-988-1999


2/24/2016 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Watermen's Museum Fourth Friday TGIF

Friday, February 26, 2016 (5:00 - 7:00 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

A monthly social gathering for our members and their guests. Please bring a dish to share and enjoy the company of friends. $  757.887.2641

 

2/26/2016 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Mixed Media Art Show at Gallery at York Hall

January thru March, 2016

York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown, VA (map)

Come and enjoy Mixed Media Art Show at  the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Winter Hours, January thru March, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 10 am till 1 pm.  Regular season hours,  April - December, Tuesday thru Saturday 10 am to 4 and Sunday 1 pm to 4 pm.   Free.  For appointments  and more details at 757.890.4490.  Gallery Exhibit Flyer 

2/27/2016
Categories: AllArts

Auntie M's American Cottage February Workshop

Saturday, February 27, 2016 (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

Auntie M's American Cottage, 330 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Come join Auntie M's fun and unique workshop. The workshop moderator leads you through various fun filled art program to enhance your creativity through one-of-a-kind workshop. Featuring this month - Felted Rabbit and Friends.  Learn needle felting sculpture techniques by making a bunny or other simple kit animal. They won’t bark, scratch the furniture or make a mess.  Minimum of 4 participants needed. $  More details at 757.369.8150 or www.auntimsamericancottage.com.

2/27/2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Cabin Fever Concert for March

Thursday, March 3, 2016 (7:00 - 8:30 PM)

Freight Shed, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Wipe the winter blues away with a free concert in the Freight Shed at Riverwalk Landing in historic Yorktown. Local musicians engage and interact with the audience during this unique experience.  Tonight's entertainment features "Jennifer Gammill Jazz Band".  Free  757.890.3500  Sponsored by York County.

Limited seating, no tickets or reservations, first come-first served.  Cabin Fever Flyer

3/3/2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

“Creating Our New Museum” at Yorktown Victory Ctr

January thru March, 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

 A current exhibit provides a multimedia, interactive encounter with the permanent galleries and introductory film that will premiere with the museum’s transition to the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown in late 2016. Two dozen 18th-century objects are displayed near a video preview of future gallery short films. The exhibit also engages visitors in the making of “Liberty Fever,” the introductory film to be shown in the 170-seat museum theater, with interactive experiences including posing behind a screen to create a silhouette to be photographed by family and friends, and taking the stage to act the part of one of the characters in the film.  $  More details at 757.253.4838 or www.historyisfun.org.

3/5/2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Riverwalk Restaurant's Wine & Cheese Expo

Saturday, March 5, 2016 (2:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

Riverwalk Restaurant, 323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Wine tasting featuring over 60 different wines from around the would as well as cheeses from all over. Each guest receives a complimentary tasting glass. $25 per person. Only 100 tickets available. Call or visit the website to reserve your tickets.  $ More details at 757.875.1522 or www.riverwalkrestaurant.net  Event Flyer

3/5/2016 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Literary High Tea at Watermen's Museum

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 (3:00 - 5:00 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown, VA (map)

Enjoy Carrot Tree's delightful high tea at the Watermen's Museum featuring; Silk Sachet Teas; Scones & Biscuits; Petite Quiche; Tea Sandwiches; Dessert Plates, and more. Our guest, Peter Stipe - author of Finding our Way.  Reservations recommended. Seating is limited.  $  757-988-1999

3/9/2016 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Watermen's Museum Yorktown Music Jamboree

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 (5:30 - 9:00 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown VA ( Map)

Come and enjoy us for an evening of music and fun along the beautiful York River.  $  757.887.2641    

3/9/2016 5:30 PM

Mixed Media Art Show at Gallery at York Hall

January thru March, 2016

York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown, VA (map)

Come and enjoy Mixed Media Art Show at  the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Winter Hours, January thru March, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 10 am till 1 pm.  Regular season hours,  April - December, Tuesday thru Saturday 10 am to 4 and Sunday 1 pm to 4 pm.   Free.  For appointments  and more details at 757.890.4490.  Gallery Exhibit Flyer 

3/12/2016
Categories: AllArts

Art class at On the Hill Gallery

Saturday, March 12, 2016 (10:30 AM - 4:30 PM)

On the Hill Gallery, 402 Main St., Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Award-winning photographer, Shirley Whitenack, will show you the amazing things your camera is capable of that you never knew were possible! By getting out of auto mode, you will learn to take control of your images. This class will introduce you to the workings of your camera with the components identified and explained. Reservations required. $  More details at 757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com.

3/12/2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

RESCHEDULED -Lecture: "Revolutionary Idealist: The Life and Legacy of James Monroe"

Sunday, March 13, 2016 (2:00 PM - 3:00 PM)

Gallery at York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Join presenter, Scott H. Harris, the director of the James Monroe Museum in Fredericksburg, as he will explain how the museum interprets Monroe's legacy to us today.  This lecture, "Revolutionary Idealist: The Life and Legacy of James Monroe" discusses James Monroe fighting in the Revolutionary War, a delegate to the Continental Congress and Governor of Virginia before serving as the fifth President of the United States.  Free.  757.890.3500  Press Release

3/13/2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

“Creating Our New Museum” at Yorktown Victory Ctr

January thru March, 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

 A current exhibit provides a multimedia, interactive encounter with the permanent galleries and introductory film that will premiere with the museum’s transition to the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown in late 2016. Two dozen 18th-century objects are displayed near a video preview of future gallery short films. The exhibit also engages visitors in the making of “Liberty Fever,” the introductory film to be shown in the 170-seat museum theater, with interactive experiences including posing behind a screen to create a silhouette to be photographed by family and friends, and taking the stage to act the part of one of the characters in the film.  $  More details at 757.253.4838 or www.historyisfun.org.

3/19/2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Watermen's Museum Swing Dance

Monday, March 21, 2016 (7:30 - 10:00 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Swing dance - 7:30 - 8 PM for instructions and 8 - 10 PM dancing!   $  757.887.2641

3/21/2016

Literary High Tea at Watermen's Museum

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 (3:00 - 5:00 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown, VA (map)

Enjoy Carrot Tree's delightful high tea at the Watermen's Museum featuring; Silk Sachet Teas; Scones & Biscuits; Petite Quiche; Tea Sandwiches; Dessert Plates, and more. Our guest, Mary Wakefield Buxton, author of The Private War of William Styron. Reservations recommended. Seating is limited.  $  757-988-1999

3/23/2016 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Watermen's Museum Fourth Friday TGIF

Friday, March 25, 2016 (5:00 - 7:00 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

A monthly social gathering for our members and their guests. Please bring a dish to share and enjoy the company of friends. $  757.887.2641

 

3/25/2016 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Mixed Media Art Show at Gallery at York Hall

January thru March, 2016

York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown, VA (map)

Come and enjoy Mixed Media Art Show at  the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Winter Hours, January thru March, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 10 am till 1 pm.  Regular season hours,  April - December, Tuesday thru Saturday 10 am to 4 and Sunday 1 pm to 4 pm.   Free.  For appointments  and more details at 757.890.4490.  Gallery Exhibit Flyer 

3/26/2016
Categories: AllArts

Auntie M's American Cottage March Workshop

Saturday, March 26, 2016 (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

Auntie M's American Cottage, 330 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Come join Auntie M's fun and unique workshop. The workshop moderator leads you through various fun filled art program to enhance your creativity through one-of-a-kind workshop. Featuring this month, simple felted dog or cat, learn needle felting sculpture techniques by making a small cat or dog using “Felt Buddies” Kit. They won’t bark, scratch the furniture or make a mess, but easily learn “sit” and “stay”. Minimum of 4 participants needed.  $  More details at 757.369.8150 or www.auntimsamericancottage.com.

3/26/2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Watermen's Museum presents Story Tellers

Monday, March 28, 2016 (7:00 - 8:30 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown VA ( Map)

True personal stories related to each month's theme.  The storytellers will be selected ahead of time by the Weavers of the Word Storytelling Collaborative.  If you would like to submit a story for consideration in the program send your name, brief bio, and story synopsis to YorktownStorySlam@gmail.com by the Friday prior to the program.  For the second half of the program there will be stories chosen from a random selection of entries made at the door.  $  757.887.2641.    

3/28/2016 7:00 PM

The York County Historical Museum Opens

Friday, April 1, 2016 (hours vary)

York Hall (Lower Level), 301 Main Street, Yorktown, VA (map)

Embark on a journey through 400 years of York County history. Tues.- Sun. through Dec. 22, hours vary as volunteers available. Call for group tours. Free. 757.898.4910

4/1/2016 10:00 AM

Watermen's Museum Opens for the Season

Friday, April 1, 2016 (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Watermen's Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Explore Watermen's museum located on the Yorktown Virginia waterfront.  The museum is educational and demonstrates the role Chesapeake Bay Watermen, from pre-colonial to modern times, have played in the molding of our nation.  You will experience a historical display of exhibits, crafts and methods of their trade, and a look into their lives.    $  757.887.2641

4/1/2016 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

'Quilt' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

April & May, 2016 (times vary)

Gallery at York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Celebrate Spring - Come and see beautiful handmade quilts by local quilters.  In addition to the exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. 757.890.4490   Exhibit Flyer

4/2/2016
Categories: AllArts

Auntie M's American Cottage April Workshop

Saturday, April 9, 2016 (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

Auntie M's American Cottage, 330 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Come join Auntie M's fun and unique workshop. The workshop moderator leads you through various fun filled art program to enhance your creativity through one-of-a-kind workshop. Featuring this month, simple felted dog or cat, learn needle felting sculpture techniques by making a small cat or dog using “Felt Buddies” Kit. They won’t bark, scratch the furniture or make a mess, but easily learn “sit” and “stay”. Minimum of 4 participants needed.  $  More details at 757.369.8150 or www.auntimsamericancottage.com.

4/9/2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Yorktown Kite Demo & Gathering

Saturday, April 9, 2016 (1:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

Chischiak Green, 425 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Join us at Chischiak Green for kite demonstrations and an afternoon of family friendly kite flying on the Yorktown beach. Bring your kite or borrow one of ours. Free.  More details at 757.969.5400 or www.patriottoursva.com.    

4/9/2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

'Quilt' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

April & May, 2016 (times vary)

Gallery at York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Celebrate Spring - Come and see beautiful handmade quilts by local quilters.  In addition to the exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. 757.890.4490   Exhibit Flyer

4/16/2016
Categories: AllArts

Sister Cities French Market

Saturday, April 23, 2016 (10:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

The fifth annual authentic French Market features all of your favorite French products and celebrates the spirit of the Saturday market in Port-Vendres France, Yorktown’s sister city since 1990.  Traditional market products such as fresh-baked bread, pastries, chocolates, soaps, wine, along with other fresh food items will be available for purchase.  Free.  More details at 757.877.2933 or  www.sisitercitiesyorktown.org

4/23/2016 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The Ferrari Invasion of Yorktown

Saturday, April 23, 2016 ( 12:00 - 4:00 PM)

Water Street Grille, 323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Members of the The Ferrari Club of America are coming to Historic Yorktown to display 12 Ferrari's down in Riverwalk Landing. Folks from the Ferrari club will be on site to answer questions about these beautiful and exotic cars.  Free  804.966.7094 

4/23/2016 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

'Quilt' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

April & May, 2016 (times vary)

Gallery at York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Celebrate Spring - Come and see beautiful handmade quilts by local quilters.  In addition to the exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. 757.890.4490   Exhibit Flyer

4/30/2016
Categories: AllArts

Pirates Invade Yorktown

Sat. & Sun., April 30 & May 1, 2016 (10 AM - 6 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Pirates, representing seafaring life in the late 17th and 18th-centuries, invade Yorktown. Visit the encampment, watch the cannon firing demonstrations, and sing with pirates. Riverwalk Landing and Watermen's Museum. Free. 757.890.3500.

 

4/30/2016 10:00 AM - 5/1/2016 6:00 PM

Blues, Brews, and BBQ Festival

Saturday, May 7, 2016 (12:00 - 6:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Join us for Yorktown’s third annual Blues, Brews & BBQ, a festival on the river. Enjoy down-home blues musicians, incredible microbrews, amazing BBQ and other gourmet foods for purchase.  $25 in advance and $30 at the door.  More details at 757.877.2933 or www.villageevents.org

 

5/7/2016 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Art at the River Juried Art Show

Sunday, May 8, 2016 (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Artwork by over 50 talented artists at the third annual juried art show on the beautiful Yorktown waterfront. Painters, sculptors, potters, jewelers, and many other innovative and creative artists. Come and select your “People’s Choice” artist. Enjoy live entertainment from 11 am to 4 pm. Food and beverages available for purchase. Free.  More details at 757.898.5510 or www.artattheriver.com.

Take a look at the location!  

 

5/8/2016 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

David Mitchell at The Gallery at York Hall

Sunday, May 8, 2016 (1:00 - 4:00 PM)

The Gallery at York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Come and meet local photographer, David Mitchell, and view his beautiful photographs.  Free  757.890.4490  Exhibit Flier

5/8/2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

'Quilt' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

April & May, 2016 (times vary)

Gallery at York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Celebrate Spring - Come and see beautiful handmade quilts by local quilters.  In addition to the exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. 757.890.4490   Exhibit Flyer

5/14/2016
Categories: AllArts

Yorktown Market Days kicks off with Fitness Market

Saturday, May 14, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

The Tenth Annual Yorktown Market Days season kicks off with more than 35 local farmers, producers, artists and vendors offering a variety of local favorites. Activities include numerous vendors, fitness classes, healthy cooking demonstrations, free health screenings and information. Free. More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.  Event Flyer   Health & Fitness Market Registration form

5/14/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday May 21, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This week's live entertainment features Phil Poteat (Acoustical Guitar).  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

 

5/21/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

'Quilt' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

April & May, 2016 (times vary)

Gallery at York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Celebrate Spring - Come and see beautiful handmade quilts by local quilters.  In addition to the exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. 757.890.4490   Exhibit Flyer

5/28/2016
Categories: AllArts

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday May 28, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This week's live entertainment features Lloyd, Susan and Walt (Folk/Americana).  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

 

5/28/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday June 4, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This week's live entertainment features Lana Puckett & Kim Person (Folk Country).  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

6/4/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday June 11, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This week's live entertainment features Ron Fetner (Acoustical Americana).  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

6/11/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday June 18, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This week's live entertainment features Phil Poteat (Acoustical Guitar).  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

6/18/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday June 25, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This weeks entertainment features Tim Seaman (Hammered Dulcimer)  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

6/25/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday July 2, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This weeks entertainment features "A Taste of Love with Jan and Bart"  ( Variety of Hits)  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

7/2/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Stephen Bennett, Guitarist

Sunday, July 3, 2016 (7:00 - 8:30 PM)

Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Well known guitarist, Stephen Bennett will return to the Summer Concert Series and perform with his harp guitar and others. This performance will be in the church (no food or drink). Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

7/3/2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday July 9, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

7/9/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Peninsula Concert Band

Sunday, July 10, 2016 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

An outdoor concert by this popular group of musicians, performing a program of varied musical selections and patriotic tunes. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

7/10/2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday July 16, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This week's live entertainment features Dave Crumpler & Michael Glass (Acoustical Duo).   Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

7/16/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Mullins Sisters

Sunday, July 17, 2016 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Nashville recording artists and popular performers from Donk’s Theatre, this dynamic sister trio entertains with contemporary and country music. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

7/17/2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday July 23, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This week's live entertainment features Runaway String Band (Bluegrass).   Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

7/23/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Something Different Duo

Sunday, July 24, 2016 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

A father-daughter duo, Brad Sindle, keyboard player, and Ashley Senner, an unusually talented singer, perform music from a variety of genres spanning multiple decades.  Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

7/24/2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday July 30, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This weeks entertainment features Bryan Forrest (Pop/Folk)  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

7/30/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Lou Vangieri, The LVC Project

Sunday, July 31, 2016 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

A solo acoustic guitarist/instrumentalist, Louis Vangieri performs a blend a folks, country, swing, traditional, jazz, classical and original works. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert  Flyer

7/31/2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday August 6, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This weeks entertainment features Chisman Creek (Country/Bluegrass) Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

8/6/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Lana Puckett & Kim Person

Sunday, August 7, 2016 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

This well-known local duo performs a mixture of contemporary and country songs. Bring a chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

8/7/2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday August 13, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This weeks entertainment features Louis Vangieri (Acoustical Guitar)  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

8/13/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Magic of Harmony Show Chorus

Sunday, August 14, 2016 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

A favorite local singing group performing traditional barbershop melodies and contemporary pop and musical theatre songs. Bring a chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert  Flyer

8/14/2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday August 20, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This weeks entertainment features Ron Fetner (Acoustical Americana)  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

8/20/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Runaway String Band

Sunday, August 21, 2016 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

This popular group will perform bluegrass, country, folk, and contemporary selections. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

8/21/2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday August 27, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This weeks entertainment features Audio Protrait (Acoustical Harmony)  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

8/27/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Poisoned Dwarf

Sunday, August 28, 2016 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

A program of Celtic music focusing primarily on traditional Irish tunes.  Bring a chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

8/28/2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday September 3, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This weeks entertainment features Lloyd, Susan & Walt (Folk Americana)  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

9/3/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday September 10, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  This weeks entertainment features Lana Puckett & Kim Person (Folk/Country)  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

9/10/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday September 17, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays. This weeks entertainment features Marty Plante (Acoustical Guitar)  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

9/17/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday September 24, 2016 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Saturdays, May 14 - September 24 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through September 24. The market hosts more than 35 local farmers, vendors and artists throughout the season with a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  The market features fresh produce, meat and seafood; baked goods, cut flowers, coffee, and live entertainment.  Shoppers can also enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays. This weeks entertainment features Runaway String Band (Bluegrass)  Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

9/24/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

                                                
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