Events

Sister Cities French Market

Saturday, April 18, 2015 (10:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

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

Join Sister Cities Yorktown for the fourth annual authentic French Market and experience all things French with your favorite French products. This annual event celebrates the spirit of the regular Saturday market in Port-Vendres France, Yorktown's sister city since 1990. Traditional market products such as fresh-baked bread, pastries, confitures, chocolates, soaps, wine, along with fresh food items, will be available for purchase. 757.877.2933.

4/18/2015 10:00 AM - 4/19/2015 3:00 PM

Open Mic Night at Water Street Grille

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Enjoy your evening with fun and entertaining Open Mic Night at the Water Street Grille.

Call 757.369.5644 for more information.

4/21/2015 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Four-Course Beer Dinner at Water Street Grille

Thursday, April 23, 2015 (6:30 - 9:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Join us for a fabulous dinner topped off with brews from Bell's Brewery. 

Call for reservation information. $. 757.369-5644.  

4/23/2015 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Quilt Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

April and May, 2015 (times vary)

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

The Gallery at York Hall opens this season with a quilt exhibit.  April 1 through the 19th will feature quilts from our local senior citizens from the Senior Center of York.  In addition to the quilt exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flier

4/24/2015
Categories: AllArts

Yorktown's Hidden Treasures Garden Stroll & Plant Sale

Friday & Saturday, April 24 & 25, 2015 (10:AM - 4 PM)

Historic Yorktown Village, Yorktown, VA (map)

Visit five private gardens and enjoy the work of local artists and local school students. The plant sale will have both indoor and outdoor plants for your home and garden. Rain or shine. Historic Yorktown Village. Ticket required. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Gallery at York Hall or Carrot Tree Restaurant in Yorktown $  757.912.5953  or 757.890.4490 Event Flyer

4/24/2015 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Captain Mayhem's Schooner Soiree

Friday, April 24, 2015 (6:30 PM - 8 :30 PM)

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

You'll cruise with Captain Mayhem and his Pirate crew aboard the Schooner Alliance, Yorktown's Pirate Ship, for a two hour sunset sail on the York River. There will be live entertainment, cash bar, and heavy hors d'oeuvres. Wear your best Pirate garb. Limited tickets. Advanced reservations recommended. Admission. $ 888.316.6422  Event Flyer 


 

4/24/2015 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Live Entertainment at Water Street Grille

Fridays and Saturdays, April 3-25, 2015 (7:00 PM - 10:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

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

Friday, April 24: Blue House
Saturday, April 25: Strida

Call 757.369.5644 for more information.

4/24/2015 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Auntie M's American Cottage April Workshops

Saturdays, April, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come join Auntie M's fun and unique workshops. The workshop moderator leads you through various fun filled art programs to enhance your creativity through one-of-a-kind workshops. You can also pop in anytime to design your own recycled wool flower pin to make in the store or take home.  $.  For more information, call 757.369.8150 or visit www.AuntieMsAmericanCottage.com for details.

April 25 at 10 AM - Felted Pirate's Parrot with Valerie Johnson

4/25/2015

Pirates Invade Yorktown

Saturday & Sunday, April 25 & 26, 2015 (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. Schedule of Activities

 

4/25/2015 10:00 AM - 4/26/2015 6:00 PM

Watercolor Exhibit and Demo at The Gallery at York Hall

Saturday, April 25, 2015 (10:00 AM - 2:00 PM)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and see the Watercolor exhibit and demo by local artist Hazel Camp. Free. 757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

4/25/2015 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

All-You-Can-Eat Oyster Roast at Water Street Grille

Sunday, April 26, 2015 (12:00 - 4:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Join us for our great Oyster Roast!  All-you-can-eat: raw, roasted or steamed. Purchase your tickets in advance at the Riverwalk Restaurant or Water Street Grille and save. Call for ticket information. $. 757.875.1522.

4/26/2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Quilt Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

April and May, 2015 (times vary)

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

The Gallery at York Hall opens this season with a quilt exhibit.  April 1 through the 19th will feature quilts from our local senior citizens from the Senior Center of York.  In addition to the quilt exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flier

5/1/2015
Categories: AllArts

Auntie M's American Cottage May Workshops

Saturday & Sunday, May 2 & 3, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come join Auntie M's fun and unique workshops. The workshop moderator leads you through various fun filled art programs to enhance your creativity through one-of-a-kind workshops. You can also pop in anytime to design your own recycled wool flower pin to make in the store or take home.  $.  For more information, call 757.369.8150 or visit AuntieMsAmericanCottage website for details.

Saturday, May 2, 2015 9:00am – 12:00pm - Felted "Small World" in a Teacup
Sunday, May 3, 2015 1:00pm – 4:00pm - Wet Felted 3D Tulip or Stargazer Lily
Saturday, May 9, 2015 9:00am – 2:00pm - Fabric Collage, "Art on the Fly"
Saturday, May 23, 2015 9:00am – 12:00pm - Wet Felted 3D Tulip or Stargazer Lily

5/2/2015 - 5/3/2015

Linda Miller at The Gallery at York Hall

Saturday and Sunday, May 2 & 3, 2015 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

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

Celebrate Spring - Come and meet local artist, Linda Miller, view her new paintings as she will be demonstrating and signing prints.  Free. 757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

5/2/2015 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

Blues, Brews, and BBQ

Saturday, May 2, 2015 (12:00 - 6:00 PM)

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

Join us for Yorktown's second annual Blues, Brews & BBQ, a festival on the river. Enjoy a showcase of the best Blues musicians in the Hampton Roads area including Shotgun Blues Brotherhood, Bobby Blackhat and Lipbone Redding.  Add to those more than 23 craft beers, incredible BBQ and other gourmet foods for purchase and you have the makings for an incredible day. $25 in advance and $30 at the door. 757.877.2933 or visit  www.villageevents.org   Schedule

 

5/2/2015 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Art at the River Juried Art Show

Sunday, May 3, 2015 (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Artwork by over 50 talented artists at the second 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. Live entertainment will include the jazz band, New Sound Alliance, from 11 am to 4 pm. Food and beverages available for purchase. Free. 757.898.5510 Event Flyer 

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5/3/2015 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Crosses of Grace Church Special Exhibit

Sunday, May 3, 2015 (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

A special exhibit of the Crosses of Grace (Church) will be held in conjunction with Art at the River. The crosses are unique in both design and construction and are unusual expressions of faith and inspiration. Free. 757.898.5510  

5/3/2015 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Auntie M's American Cottage May Workshops

Saturday, May 9, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come join Auntie M's fun and unique workshops. The workshop moderator leads you through various fun filled art programs to enhance your creativity through one-of-a-kind workshops. You can also pop in anytime to design your own recycled wool flower pin to make in the store or take home.  $.  For more information, call 757.369.8150 or visit AuntieMsAmericanCottage website for details.

Saturday, May 9, 2015 9:00am – 2:00pm - Fabric Collage, "Art on the Fly"
Saturday, May 23, 2015 9:00am – 12:00pm - Wet Felted 3D Tulip or Stargazer Lily

5/9/2015

Yorktown Market Days Season Kicks Off with Health & Fitness Market

Saturday, May 9, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

The Ninth 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. For more detailed information on Yorktown Market Days, visit the Market Days website. 757-890-3500   Fitness Market Flyer

5/9/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Mothers's Day Bunch at Riverwalk Restaurant

Sunday, May 10, 2015 (10:00 AM - 9:00 PM)

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

Make Mother's Day extra special with a day brunch buffet and a dinner buffet at Riverwalk Restaurant.  Brunch Buffet will be Served 10 AM - 3 PM. and Dinner Buffet will be served 4 PM - 9 PM.  $.  For reservations, call 757.875.1522  Mother's day brunch buffet flyer & dinner buffet flyer 

5/10/2015 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, May 16, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) (no market June 6 & July 4)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Susan and Walt (Folk/Americana) Free. Visit the Market Days website.

5/16/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Art Wolz at Gallery at York Hall (Re-scheduled from May 9th)

Sunday, May 16, 2015 (11:00 AM - 3:30 PM)

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

Celebrate Spring - Come and meet local artist, Art Wolz, and view his wood carving and water color prints.  He will be demonstrating wood carving and print signing.  Free. 757.890.4490.   Exhibit Flyer

5/16/2015 11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Categories: AllArts

On the Hill Gallery Featured Artist - "Sharon Judkins - An Introspect"

Tuesday, May 19 thru Sunday, June 21, 2015 ( 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

On the Hill Gallery, 402 Main Street, Yorktown, Virginia 23690 (Map)

 

Special exhibit featuring "Sharon Judkins - An Introspect." Opening May 19. Reception on May 30, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Exhibit ends June 21. Free. For more information call, 757.369.1108.
5/19/2015 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Auntie M's American Cottage May Workshops

Saturday, May 23, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come join Auntie M's fun and unique workshops. The workshop moderator leads you through various fun filled art programs to enhance your creativity through one-of-a-kind workshops. You can also pop in anytime to design your own recycled wool flower pin to make in the store or take home.  $.  For more information, call 757.369.8150 or visit AuntieMsAmericanCottage website for details.

Saturday, May 23, 2015 9:00am – 12:00pm - Wet Felted 3D Tulip or Stargazer Lily

5/23/2015

Civil War Weekend

Saturday & Sunday, May 23 & 24, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Tactical demonstrations, encampments, and a Confederate field hospital interpret the role Yorktown played during the 1862 Peninsula Campaign. On Sunday, special Memorial ceremonies will take place at the Yorktown National Cemetery and Confederate Cemetery. Admission. $  757.898.2410

5/23/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, May 23, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) (no market June 6 & July 4)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Lana Puckett & Kim Person (Folk/Country) Free. Visit the Market Days website.

5/23/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Lecture: Lafayette - Lessons in Leadership From the Idealist General

Sunday, May 24, 2015 (3:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

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

The Marquis de Lafayette is an icon of American--and French--history. In 1777, he traveled to the colonies at his own expense to fight in the American Revolution. By age 20, he was embraced by George Washington and Thomas Jefferson, who became his life-long friends. In his lecture, Mr. Leepson will deliver an insightful account of the great general, whose love of liberty and passionate devotion to American and French independence shines in the pages of history. Free. Tickets are not required, however, seating is limited. 757.890.3508.  Poster

5/24/2015 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grace Episcopal Church Memorial Day Ceremony

Monday, May 25, 2015 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Historic Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (Map)

After some brief remarks, prayers, and playing of "Taps" we will replace the flags of over 75 know veteran's graves. Including the Revolutionary War, Civil War, World Wars 1 & 2, Korea, Cold War, and Vietnam with " Honors."  Free. For more information please call 757-898-3261 or visit Grace Church website

5/25/2015 10:00 AM

Memorial Day Ceremony at York Hall

Monday, May 25, 2015 (12:00 PM (Noon) to 1:00 PM)

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

Includes the posting of colors, historical re-enactors, a guest speaker, and the placing of flowers. Free. 757.890.3500


5/25/2015 12:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, May 30, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) (no market June 6 & July 4)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features "A Taste of Love with Bart & Jan" (Variety of Hits) Free. Visit the Market Days website.

5/30/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

'Pewter Jewelry' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

June 1 thru 30, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and unique pewter jewelry, featuring "Silver Creations" by jeweler Mark Shields and his 18th century styles.  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. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flyer

6/1/2015 - 6/30/2015
Categories: AllArts

Fashion in Colonial Virginia

Every Day, June 1 thru June 30, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5 PM)

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

From leather to linen, explore how clothing of the period was fashioned. Admission. $  757.253.4838

6/1/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lafayette’s Hermione Voyage 2015

Friday thru Sunday, June 5 thru 7, 2015 (9:00 AM - 7:00 PM)

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

Join us as we welcome the French Tall Ship Hermione on her maiden Atlantic crossing.  This three-day event will include a variety of programs and events for the education and inspiration of the public:  receptions and dinners, free public deck tours and ship events, a heritage village, traveling exhibit, Jamestown Settlement's Godspeed, interpretive programs, Virginia's Finest fair, entertainment, educational programs, and more.  A full schedule of events will be publicized in the months preceding her arrival. Free. 757.890.3500  Visit Hermione Yorktown website

   

6/5/2015 9:00 AM

'Pewter Jewelry' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

June 1 thru 30, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and unique pewter jewelry, featuring "Silver Creations" by jeweler Mark Shields and his 18th century styles.  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. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flyer

6/6/2015 - 7/5/2015
Categories: AllArts

Linda Miller at The Gallery at York Hall

Saturday and Sunday, June 6 & 7, 2015 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

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

Come and meet local artist, Linda Miller, and view her new botanical paintings including the Yorktown Onion. She will be doing demos and signing prints.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flier

6/6/2015 10:00 AM - 6/7/2015 4:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

Lecture: Ship of All Trades: The Hermione in Virginia Waters, 1781-82

Saturday, June 6, 2015 (3:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

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

The French frigate Hermione is best known for her role in taking the Marquis de Lafayette to the United States in the spring of 1780. However, her many other contributions to the siege of Yorktown and victory in the American War of Independence are virtually unknown and unrecognized. This public presentation will highlight some of the diverse tasks performed by the Hermione in 1781 and prior to her return to France in January 1782. Free. Tickets are not required, however, seating is limited. 757.890.3508.  Poster

6/6/2015 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, Jun. 7 thru 28, 2015 (3:45 PM & 4:45 PM)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)
Yorktown Waterfront, 331 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Performances at 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 4:45 pm at the Yorktown waterfront. Free. 757.898.9418.

6/7/2015 - 6/28/2015

Lecture on Lafayette at The Yorktown Victory Center

June 7, 2015 (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM)

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

A lecture at the Yorktown Victory Center "Lafayette and the Farewell Tour: Odyssey of an American Idol," Alan Hoffman, president of the American Friends of Lafayette, will explore the full extent of Lafayette's extraordinary reputation based on his military record in the Revolution, his friendship with George Washington, and his continued support of American interest.  Admission is free to the lecture, and advance reservations are recommended by calling 757.253.4572 or emailing rsvp@jyf.virginia.gov

6/7/2015 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, June 11, 2015 (6:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

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

Put on your dancing shoes and join us for this annual concert series featuring a variety of beach music for all ages. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Free. 757.890.3500 This week's entertainment features "The Original Rhondels." 

 June 18 - Mark Roberts Band
June 25 – Carolina Soul Band
July 9 – The Main Event Band
July 16 – Coolin Out Band
July 23 – Band of Oz
July 30 – The Holiday Band 

6/11/2015 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday June 13, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) (no market July 4)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Ron Fetner (Acoustical Guitar) Free. Visit the Market Days website.


6/13/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Fashion in Colonial Virginia

Every Day, June 1 thru June 30, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5 PM)

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

From leather to linen, explore how clothing of the period was fashioned. Admission. $  757.253.4838

6/15/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, June 18, 2015 (6:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Put on your dancing shoes and join us for this annual concert series featuring a variety of beach music for all ages to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Free. 757.890.3500. This week's entertainment features "Mark Roberts Band " 

June 25 – Carolina Soul Band
July 9 – The Main Event Band
July 16 – Coolin Out Band
July 23 – Band of Oz
July 30 – The Holiday Band 

6/18/2015 6:30 PM

'Pewter Jewelry' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

June 1 thru 30, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and unique pewter jewelry, featuring "Silver Creations" by jeweler Mark Shields and his 18th century styles.  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. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flyer

6/20/2015 - 7/19/2015
Categories: AllArts

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday June 20, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) (no market July 4)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Louis Vangieri (Acoustical Guitar)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

6/20/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, June 25, 2015 (6:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Put on your dancing shoes and join us for this annual concert series featuring a variety of beach music for all ages to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Free. 757.890.3500. This week's entertainment features "Carolina Soul Band" 

 July 9 – The Main Event Band
July 16 – Coolin Out Band
July 23 – Band of Oz
July 30 – The Holiday Band  

6/25/2015 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday June 27, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) (no market July 4)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features "A Taste of Love with Bart and Jan"  (Variety of Hits)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

6/27/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Fashion in Colonial Virginia

Every Day, June 1 thru June 30, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5 PM)

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

From leather to linen, explore how clothing of the period was fashioned. Admission. $  757.253.4838

6/29/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

'Wood Carving' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

July 1 thru 31, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and unique 'Wood Carving' exhibit, featuring Doug Zaller, wood carver.  In addition to the 'Wood Carving' exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flyer

7/1/2015
Categories: AllArts

The Fifes and Drums of York Town at Yorktown Victory Monument

Wednesdays, July 1, 8, 22, & 29, 2014 (5:00 PM)

Yorktown Victory Monument, Main Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Performance at 5 pm. Yorktown Victory Monument. Free. 757.898.9418.

The Fife and Drums website

7/1/2015 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Independence Day 8K/5K

Saturday, July 4, 2015 (8:00 AM - 10 AM)

York High School, 9300 George Washington Hwy, Yorktown, VA  (map)

An 8K run on the scenic roads and trails of the Yorktown Battlefield.  Walkers and shorter distance runners are invited to a non-scored 5K event.  Both runs begin and end near Surrender Field. Parking and registration at York High School begins at 6:30 am. Admission. $  757.898.3663

7/4/2015 6:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Yorktown July 4th Celebration

Saturday, July 4, 2015 (9 AM - 9:30 PM)

Historic Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Come salute America along the Yorktown waterfront beginning with a 9 am patriotic parade on Water Street. Evening activities feature: a bell-ringing ceremony at 7 pm, live musical entertainment at 8 pm at Riverwalk Landing, and spectacular fireworks on the York River at 9:15 p.m. Free. 757.890.3500

7/4/2015 9:00 AM - 9:30 PM

Liberty Celebration

Saturday & Sunday, July 4 & 5, 2015 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

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

America’s independence is marked with military drills, role-playing demonstrations and artillery. Yorktown Victory Center.  $. 757.253.4838.

 

7/4/2015 9:00 AM - 7/5/2015 6:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center

Sundays, July 5, 12, & 26, 2015 (3:45 PM)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)
Performance at 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418.

The Fife and Drum website

7/5/2015

York River Concert Band at Grace Episcopal Churchyard

Sunday, July 5, 2015 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Always a popular program of varied musical selections and patriotic music. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

7/5/2015 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, July 9, 2015 (6:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Put on your dancing shoes and join us for this annual concert series featuring a variety of beach music for all ages to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Free. 757.890.3500. This week's entertainment features "The Main Event Band " 

July 16 – Coolin Out Band
July 23 – Band of Oz
July 30 – The Holiday Band    

7/9/2015 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday July 11, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Bryan Forrest (Pop/Folk)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

7/11/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

TRADOC Jazz Combo at Grace Episcopal Churchyard

Sunday, July 12, 2015 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Audiences of all ages are enthralled by the classics, ballads, blues, soul, and contemporary tunes performed by this popular group. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating and pack a picnic supper.  Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

7/12/2015 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Bastille Day Wine Dinner

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 (7:00 PM)

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

A five-course French dinner paired with acclaimed wines from France. A guest speaker will discuss the wines and wineries. Riverwalk Restaurant. Admission. $. 757.875.1522.

7/14/2015 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

'Wood Carving' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

July 1 thru 31, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and unique 'Wood Carving' exhibit, featuring Doug Zaller, wood carver.  In addition to the 'Wood Carving' exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flyer

7/15/2015
Categories: AllArts

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, July 16, 2015 (6:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Put on your dancing shoes and join us for this annual concert series featuring a variety of beach music for all ages to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Free. 757.890.3500. This week's entertainment features "Coolin Out Band " 

 July 23 – Band of Oz
July 30 – The Holiday Band  

7/16/2015 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday July 18, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Marty Plante (Acoustical Guitar)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

7/18/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Magic of Harmony Show Chorus at Grace Episcopal Churchyard

Sunday, July 19, 2015 (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

7/19/2015 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, July 23, 2015 (6:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Put on your dancing shoes and join us for this annual concert series featuring a variety of beach music for all ages to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Free. 757.890.3500. This week's entertainment features "Band of Oz " 

 July 30 – The Holiday Band 

7/23/2015 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday July 25, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features SOJORN (Variety of Hits)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

7/25/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

LP & The 8-Tracks at Grace Episcopal Churchyard

Sunday, July 26, 2015 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

A popular local band playing tunes from the 60s and 70s to please all ages. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket and pack a picnic supper. Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert  Flyer

7/26/2015 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

'Wood Carving' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

July 1 thru 31, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and unique 'Wood Carving' exhibit, featuring Doug Zaller, wood carver.  In addition to the 'Wood Carving' exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flyer

7/29/2015
Categories: AllArts

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, July 30, 2015 (6:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

331 Water Street, Yorktown VA (map)

Put on your dancing shoes and join us for this annual concert series featuring a variety of beach music for all ages to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Free. 757.890.3500. This week's entertainment features "The Holiday Band " 

   

7/30/2015 6:30 PM

'Mixed Media and Wild Life' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

August thru September, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and picturesque 'Mixed Media and Wild Life' art exhibit.  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. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flyer

8/1/2015
Categories: AllArts

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday August 1, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Lana Puckett & Kim Person (Folk/Country)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

8/1/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

"Tools of the Trade" Theme Month at Yorktown Victory Center

August 1 thru 31, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Compare and contrast 18th-century tools and technology. Yorktown Victory Center. Admission. $  757.253.4838

8/1/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center

Sundays, August 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30, 2015 (3:45 PM)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)
Performance at 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418.

The Fife and Drum website

8/2/2015

Runaway String Band at Grace Episcopal Churchyard

Sunday, August 2, 2015 (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

8/2/2015 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Naval Weapons Station Yorktown 97th Anniversary Band Concert

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 (6:30 - 8:00 PM)

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

Naval Weapons Station Yorktown commemorates its 97th birthday celebration with a concert by the United States Fleet Forces Band. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500

8/4/2015 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, August 8, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Diken & Vallet (Blues/Swing/Rock)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

8/8/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Military Band Concert Series

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 (6:30 - 8:00 PM)

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

A different ensemble performs each week presented by musicians from Langley Air Force Base and Ft. Eustis, VA. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. This week's featured group is Rhythm in Blue with the USAF Heritage of America Band.  Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500

8/11/2015 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

'Mixed Media and Wild Life' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

August thru September, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and picturesque 'Mixed Media and Wild Life' art exhibit.  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. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flyer

8/15/2015
Categories: AllArts

Tools of the American Revolution Seminar at The Victory Center

Saturday, August 15, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

One-day seminar features topics from military engineering to land surveying and hands-on technology demonstrations.  Admission.  $  757.253.4838

8/15/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

"Tools of the Trade" Theme Month at Yorktown Victory Center

August 1 thru 31, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Compare and contrast 18th-century tools and technology. Yorktown Victory Center. Admission. $  757.253.4838

8/15/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, August 15, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Tim Seaman (Hammered Dulcimer)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

8/15/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Military Band Concert Series

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 (6:30 - 8:00 PM)

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

A different ensemble performs each week presented by musicians from Langley Air Force Base and Ft. Eustis, VA. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. This week's featured group is Blue Aces with the USAF Heritage of America Band.  Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500

8/18/2015 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, August 22, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Phil Poteat (Acoustical Guitar)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

8/22/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Lana Puckett & Kim Person at Grace Episcopal Churchyard

Sunday, August 23, 2015 (6:00 - 7:30 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

8/23/2015 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

National Park Service Birthday

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Free admission to National Parks and other Federal sites throughout the country. Colonial National Historical Park, Yorktown. 757.898.2410

8/25/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Military Band Concert Series

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 (6:30 - 8:00 PM)

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

A different ensemble performs each week presented by musicians from Langley Air Force Base and Ft. Eustis, VA. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. This week's featured group is Jazz Combo with the TRADOC Band.  Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500

8/25/2015 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

'Mixed Media and Wild Life' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

August thru September, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and picturesque 'Mixed Media and Wild Life' art exhibit.  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. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flyer

8/29/2015
Categories: AllArts

"Tools of the Trade" Theme Month at Yorktown Victory Center

August 1 thru 31, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Compare and contrast 18th-century tools and technology. Yorktown Victory Center. Admission. $  757.253.4838

8/29/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, August 29, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features New Sound Alliance (Jazz)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

8/29/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Poisoned Dwarf at Grace Episcopal Churchyard

Sunday, August 30, 2015 (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

8/30/2015 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, September 5, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Runaway String Band (Bluegrass)  Free.Visit the Market Days website.


 

9/5/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The 19th Annual Virginia Symphony Orchestra Concert

Saturday, September 5, 2015 (6:00 - 9:30 PM)

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

Pre-concert performance by the Fifes and Drums of York Town and picnic judging, 6 pm.  Pack a picnic supper, bring a lawn chair or blanket, and enjoy the performance under a canopy of stars. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.4490

9/5/2015 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

"Rhythms on the Riverwalk" Concert Series

Friday, September 11, 2015 (6:30 PM - 8:30 PM)

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

Get your toes tappin’ to fantastic sounds during this five-week concert series featuring three Fridays of toe tappin’ Jazz and Big Band followed by two Fridays of knee slappin’ Country. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500    

 

9/11/2015 6:30 PM

'Mixed Media and Wild Life' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

August thru September, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and picturesque 'Mixed Media and Wild Life' art exhibit.  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. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flyer

9/12/2015
Categories: AllArts

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, September 12, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Ron Fetner (Acoustical Guitar)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

9/12/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

"Rhythms on the Riverwalk" Concert Series

Friday, September 18, 2015 (6:30 PM - 8:30 PM)

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

Get your toes tappin’ to fantastic sounds during this five-week concert series featuring three Fridays of toe tappin’ Jazz and Big Band followed by two Fridays of knee slappin’ Country. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500    

 

9/18/2015 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, September 19, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features SOJORN (Variety of Hits)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.

 

9/19/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Court Days at the Yorktown Victory Center

Saturday and Sunday, September 19 & 20, 2015 (9:00 AM- 5:00 PM)

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

Take part in role-play trials as a juror, witness, or even the accused, and enjoy period games, music, entertainment and livestock displays. Yorktown Victory Center. Admission. $ 757.253.4838

9/19/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Oyster Roast at the Watermen's Museum

Saturday, September 19, 2015 (11:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

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

Enjoy raw and roasted oysters and sides; alternative entrees available for non-seafood eaters. Watermen’s Museum. Ticket Required. $ 757.887.2641

9/19/2015 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

"Rhythms on the Riverwalk" Concert Series

Friday, September 25, 2015 (6:30 PM - 8:30 PM)

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

Get your toes tappin’ to fantastic sounds during this five-week concert series featuring three Fridays of toe tappin’ Jazz and Big Band followed by two Fridays of knee slappin’ Country. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500    

 

9/25/2015 6:30 PM

'Mixed Media and Wild Life' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

August thru September, 2015 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and picturesque 'Mixed Media and Wild Life' art exhibit.  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. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flyer

9/26/2015
Categories: AllArts

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, September 26, 2015 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

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

Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the Saturday morning Market Days. This week's live entertainment features Two Timin' Susan (Folk/Americana)  Free. Visit the Market Days website.


 

9/26/2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Watermen's Museum 2nd Annual Folk Festival

Saturday & Sunday, September 26 & 27, 2015 (11:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

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

Enjoy America’s best music genres during this two-day event. Local and regional groups on three stages. Food and beverages available for purchase. Watermen’s Museum. Ticket Required. $ 757.887.2641

9/26/2015 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Re-enactment play of the York Town, Virginia Tea Party of 1774

Saturday, September 26, 2015 (2:45 PM - 5:00 PM)

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

Performances by the York Town Tea Players and The Fifes and Drums of York Town. Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.254.4986

9/26/2015 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Artist Reception - Brenda Mahoney

Sunday, September 27, 2015 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

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

Come and meet local artist, Brenda Mahoney, potter and view her new pottery.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flier

9/27/2015 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

Yorktown Art Stroll

Sunday, September 27, 2015 (11:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

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

Riverwalk merchants and the Historic Freight Shed will be filled with paintings and hand crafted artwork by some of the region’s most talented artists.  Visit and talk with the artists’ or sit and watch as they demonstrate their work.  Restaurants will feature specials. Free. For more information or to apply, email Yorktown Arts Foundation. 757.369.1108 

9/27/2015 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

"Rhythms on the Riverwalk" Concert Series

Friday, October 2, 2015 (6:30 PM - 8:30 PM)

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

Get your toes tappin’ to fantastic sounds during this five-week concert series featuring three Fridays of toe tappin’ Jazz and Big Band followed by two Fridays of knee slappin’ Country. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500    

 

10/2/2015 6:30 PM

Yorktown Wine Festival

Saturday, October 3, 2015 (12:00 - 6:00 PM)

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

Come and sample wines from premiere wineries throughout the Commonwealth. Art and food vendors, plus entertainment, are also scheduled. Rain or Shine. Riverwalk Landing. Admission is $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Village Events 757.877.2933

10/3/2015 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

"Rhythms on the Riverwalk" Concert Series

Friday, October 9, 2015 (6:30 PM - 8:30 PM)

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

Get your toes tappin’ to fantastic sounds during this five-week concert series featuring three Fridays of toe tappin’ Jazz and Big Band followed by two Fridays of knee slappin’ Country. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500    

 

10/9/2015 6:30 PM

Yorktown Market Days and Fall Festival Celebration

Saturday, October 10, 2015 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

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

In addition to the usual array of fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, specialty cut flowers, quality art, and entertainment, there will be hayrides, pumpkins, children’s hay maze, face painting, and other activities. Featured live entertainment is Runaway String Band (Bluegrass) Riverwalk Landing.  Free.  757.890.3500    

 

10/10/2015 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Yorktown Victory Weekend

Saturday & Sunday, October 17 & 18, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)
Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Artillery programs by British and American re-enactment units and special park ranger guided tours and programs help mark the 234th anniversary of the American and French victory at Yorktown. Yorktown Battlefield.  Free on Saturday; Admission on Sunday. $ 757.898.2410. At the Yorktown Victory Center, experience military life, artillery demonstrations and hands-on programs. Admission. $ 757.253.4838

10/17/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

York River Maritime Heritage Festival

Saturday & Sunday, October 17 & 18, 2015 (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Come join the Watermen’s Museum for two days of family fun with re-enactors, sea shanties and maritime music, displays, vendors, maritime crafts, boat building, and more. Watermen’s Museum. Free. 757.887.2641   

10/17/2015 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Yorktown Day

Monday, October 19, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Ceremonies, a parade, fifes and drums performances, and special programs commemorate the 234th anniversary of America’s momentous Revolutionary War victory at Yorktown. Yorktown Battlefield. Free. 757.898.2410

10/19/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Holiday Open House Weekend

Saturday & Sunday November 7 & 8, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Soak up the ambiance of Historic Yorktown.  Special events, festive decorations, special sales, discounts, door prizes, strolling entertainment, and much more await you as you start or finish your holiday shopping.  Hours of operation vary by business. Free. 757.890.4490

11/7/2015 9:00 AM - 11/8/2015 5:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, November 7, 2015 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

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

As part of the Yorktown Holiday Open House Weekend, 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. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500

11/7/2015 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Grace Episcopal Church Veteran's Day Ceremony

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Historic Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (Map)

After some brief remarks, prayers, and playing of "Taps" we will replace the flags of over 75 know veteran's graves. Including the Revolutionary War, Civil War, World Wars 1 & 2, Korea, Cold War, and Vietnam with " Honors."  Free. For more information please call 757-898-3261.

11/11/2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Veterans Day Ceremony

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 (12:00 PM)

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

“Letters from War” is the theme of this annual event in which all veterans are honored. York Hall, 301 Main Street. Free. 757.890.3500

11/11/2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, November 14, 2015 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

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

As part of the Williamsburg Harvest Celebration, 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. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500

11/14/2015 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Christmas Tree Lighting

Friday, December 4, 2015 (7:30 PM)

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

A tradition that began in 1945 continues with the Yorktown Christmas Tree Lighting. Evening highlights include a 7 pm performance by The Fifes and Drums of York Town at the Victory Monument, festive music at Riverwalk Landing, the procession of lights through the historic village, and the arrival of Santa and Mrs. Claus. Free. 757.890.3500. 

12/4/2015 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Christmas Market on Main

Saturday, December 5, 2015 (10:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

Main Street, Yorktown, VA 21690 (map)

Whether you are searching for a holiday gift for family, friends, or as a treat to yourself, you’re sure to find it at the Christmas Market on Main. The market features arts and crafts vendors, strolling musical entertainment, and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus.  Historic Main Street Free. 757.877.2933. 

12/5/2015 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Yorktown Lighted Boat Parade

Saturday, December 5, 2015 (7:00 - 10:00 PM)

Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Festively decorated sail and power boats compete for “Best in Show.” The Yorktown waterfront is bedazzled with holiday sights and sounds, including a spectacular floating parade of lights, caroling around a roaring beach bonfire, musical performances and complimentary hot cider. Free. 757.890.4970.

 

12/5/2015 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Cookies with Santa

Sunday, December 6, 2015 (1:00 - 4:00 PM)

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

Christmas is alive at York Hall where children and parents can visit with Santa Claus, enjoy some tasty treats, and shop for holiday gifts in the Gallery at York Hall. Cameras are encouraged. Free. 757.890.4490.

12/6/2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 12, 2015 (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 this once-a-year, family-oriented breakfast. Experience the enchantment on the children’s faces as they relay their Christmas wishes to Santa. Special treats for the kids. Seating is limited. Tickets Required. $. 757.875.1522. 

12/12/2015 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, December 12, 2015 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing, 331 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 is by "Ron Herrick".  Riverwalk Landing.  Free. 757.890.3500 

12/12/2015 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Toyland Parade

Saturday, December 12, 2015 (1:00 PM - 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!  Free. 757.890.3500. 

12/12/2015 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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