Events

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fri & Sat, December 2016 (7:00 - 10:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

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

Friday, 9th, The Meltones
Saturday 10th: Good Shot Judy
For details 757.369.5644 or www.WaterStreetGrille.net....

12/10/2016

Breakfast with Santa - SOLD OUT

Saturday, December 10, 2016 (8:30 - 10:00 AM)

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

Join Santa and Mrs. Claus, our special guests from the North Pole, for a kid-friendly breakfast. Experience the enchantment on the children’s faces as they relay their Christmas wish list to Santa. Special treats for the kids. Riverwalk Restaurant. Seating is limited. Tickets Required. $ 757.875.1522 Flyer   Event Flyer

12/10/2016 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, December 10, 2016 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 425 Water Street, Yorktown, VA  (map)

The market will operate with extended hours and offer items unique to the holiday season, in addition to the usual array of fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, quality art, and more.   This week's live entertainment by DJ Ron Herrick with holiday music and Chef Demo provided by Carrot Tree Kitchens.  Riverwalk Landing.  Free.  757.890.3500 Christmas Flyer  Event Flyer

12/10/2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Discover the Christmas Traditions of the Revolutionary Era

Saturday, December 10, 2016 (10:00 AM - 4:30 PM)

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

Meet eighteenth-century costumed interpreters along Yorktown's Main Street and within the Nelson House to learn how eighteenth-century Virginians celebrated Christmas. Visitors are encouraged to start at the visitor center where they can pay admission and be oriented to events.  $  757.898.2410  Press Release

12/10/2016 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Fifes and Drums March

Saturday, December 10, 2016 (12:15 PM & 2:15 PM)

Main Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

The Yorktown Fifes and Drums will march down Main Street playing seasonal tunes and music from the Revolutionary era.  Free. 757.898.2410  Press Release

12/10/2016 12:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Toyland Parade

Saturday, December 10, 2016 (1:00 - 3:00 PM)

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

Decorate a stroller, wagon, yourself, or even a pet and join in the 1:30 pm parade. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on hand to greet the guests. The Fifes and Drums of York Town will lead the parade, and as an added treat, the Polar Express will be chugging along through Riverwalk Landing. All aboard! Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500   Christmas Flyer  Event Flyer

 
12/10/2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Watermen's Museum host York River Floating Folk Jam

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 (5:30 - 9:30 PM)

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

Music Jam Session:  Don't miss an evening of fun and music with ShantyGrass and visiting amateurs and professional musicians as you join them in passing songs around a circle.  Just come and enjoy traditional and modern music from colonial to the modern day.  Bring a small side dish to share.  Free  757.887.2641    

12/14/2016 5:30 PM

Water Street Grille Running Club

Wednesdays, December 2016 (6:00 - 7:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Family fun 5k Run/Walk every Wednesday at 6:00pm that starts and ends at WSG with food and beer specials!   For details 757.369.5644 or www.WaterStreetGrille.net

 

12/14/2016 6:00 PM

Craft Beer Dinner at the Water Street Grille

Thursday, December 15, 2016 (6:30 PM - 9:00 PM)

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

Water Street Grille, an intimate place big on flavor and personality, and a Yorktown must-do, is offering 20 micro brews and a delicious tapas menu.  Your evening will feature a four course tapas menu prepared by the culinary team paired with brews from Traditions Brewery with conversation and libations while overlooking the York River.  $  757.369.5644  Menu

12/15/2016 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fri & Sat, December 2016 (7:00 - 10:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

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

Friday, 16th: Zack Salsberry
Saturday, 17th: Tom Vinnick
For details 757.369.5644 or www.WaterStreetGrille.net....

12/17/2016

‘Christmas in Yorktown’ Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

November & December 2016 (times vary)

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

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces 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. Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490   Exhibit Flyer

12/17/2016
Categories: AllArtsFall

A Colonial Christmas

December 1 thru 31, 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, 200 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Closed Christmas and New Year’s days.  Holiday traditions of 18th-century Virginia are recalled through special interpretive programs. American Revolution Museum at Yorktown. Admission. $ 757.253.4838

Event Flyer

12/17/2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wreaths Across America Ceremony

Saturday, December 17, 2016 (12:00 - 1:00 PM)

Yorktown National Cemetery, 1000 Colonial Pkwy, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

A remembrance ceremony conducted by the Yorktown Coast Guard Station and members of local organizations pay tribute to our fallen war veterans. Fresh Christmas wreaths will be placed on grave markers to honor veterans buried there.  Yorktown National Cemetery. Free. 757.856.2287  More Information

12/17/2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Watermen's Museum Swing Dance

Monday, December 19, 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

12/19/2016 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Water Street Grille Running Club

Wednesdays, December 2016 (6:00 - 7:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Family fun 5k Run/Walk every Wednesday at 6:00pm that starts and ends at WSG with food and beer specials!   For details 757.369.5644 or www.WaterStreetGrille.net

 

12/21/2016 6:00 PM

Watermen's Museum presents Story Tellers

Monday, December 26, 2016 (7:00 - 8:30 PM)

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

StoryTellers come together at the Yorktown Story Slam once a month to share their true personal tales about a monthly theme.  7 PM - Storytellers Presentation.  8 to 8:30 PM - Audience Stories.  Come join them to listen or maybe even tell your own story.  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. Free  757.887.2641.    

12/26/2016 7:00 PM

Water Street Grille Running Club

Wednesdays, December 2016 (6:00 - 7:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Family fun 5k Run/Walk every Wednesday at 6:00pm that starts and ends at WSG with food and beer specials!   For details 757.369.5644 or www.WaterStreetGrille.net

 

12/28/2016 6:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fri & Sat, December 2016 (7:00 - 10:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout December.
​Friday, 23rd: Felicia Hoyos
Friday, 30th: Mullan Sisters

For details 757.369.5644 or www.WaterStreetGrille.net

12/30/2016

‘Christmas in Yorktown’ Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

November & December 2016 (times vary)

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

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces 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. Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490   Exhibit Flyer

12/31/2016
Categories: AllArtsFall

A Colonial Christmas

December 1 thru 31, 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, 200 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Closed Christmas and New Year’s days.  Holiday traditions of 18th-century Virginia are recalled through special interpretive programs. American Revolution Museum at Yorktown. Admission. $ 757.253.4838

Event Flyer

12/31/2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Riverwalk Restaurant's New Year's Eve Buffet Dinner

Saturday, December 31, 2016 (5:00 - 9:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map) 

Join us for an extravaganza in Yorktown to ring in the New Year.  Seating begins at 5:00 pm and ends at 9:00 pm. $  More details  757.875.1522 or www.riverwalkrestaurant.net   Menu

12/31/2016 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

New Year's Day Hangover Brunch at Riverwalk Restaurant

Sunday, January 1, 2017 (11:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map) 

Come as you are to Riverwalk Restaurant's New Year's Day Hangover Brunch.  Enjoy an all you can eat buffet.   $  More details  757.875.1522 or www.riverwalkrestaurant.net  Menu

1/1/2017 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Cabin Fever Concert for January

Thursday, January 19, 2017 (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 "Doug Dunn Band".  Free  757.890.3500  Sponsored by York County.  Flyer

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

1/19/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Cabin Fever Concert for February

Thursday, February 2, 2017 (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 "Rockin 'Vets".  Free  757.890.3500  Sponsored by York County.  Flyer

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

2/2/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Cabin Fever Concert for March

Thursday, March 2, 2017 (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 "Hot House Band".  Free  757.890.3500  Sponsored by York County.  Flyer

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

3/2/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Watermen's Museum Opens for the Season

Saturday, April 1, 2017 (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

4/1/2017 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Watermen's Museum hosts 'Painting on the River'

Monday, April 3, 2017 (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

The Watermen’s Museum is hosting a first monday, monthly evening of painting with a local artist. The local artist will guide you through the techniques of painting, and you will go home with your own work of art. All supplies included.  $. For reservations 757.813.6664 

4/3/2017 6:00 PM

York River Floating Folk Jam at Watermen's Museum

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 (5:30 - 9:00 PM)

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

Second Wednesday every month is Watermen's Museum Music Jam Session: Don't miss an evening of fun and music with ShantyGrass and visiting amateurs and professional musicians as you join them in passing songs around a circle.  Just come and enjoy traditional and modern music from colonial to the modern day.  Bring a small side dish to share.  Free  757.887.2641    

4/12/2017 5:30 PM

Watermen's Museum Swing Dance

Monday, April 17, 2017 (7:30 - 10:00 PM)

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

Join us every third Monday of the month for swing dance.  7:30 - 8 PM for instructions and 8 - 10 PM dancing!  $  757.887.2641

4/17/2017 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Watermen's Museum presents Yorktown Story Slam

Monday, April 24, 2017 (7:00 - 8:30 PM)

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

Story tellers come together at the Yorktown Story Slam every fourth Monday of the month to share their true personal tales about a monthly theme.  7 PM - Storytellers Presentation.  8 to 8:30 PM - Audience Stories.  Come join them to listen or maybe even tell your own story.  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. Free  757.887.2641.    

4/24/2017 7:00 PM

Pirates Invade Yorktown

Saturday & Sunday, April 29 & 30, 2017 (10:00 AM - 6:00 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. 

 

4/30/2017 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Watermen's Yorktown Music Jamboree Concert Series

Friday, May 5, 2017 (6:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Join us for Yorktown Music Jamboree First Friday Concert Series starting in May and goes through August.  Featuring local bands and musicians.   $  757.887.2641

5/5/2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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