Events

National Park Service Civil War Weekend

Sat & Sun, April 30 & May 1, 2016 (9 AM - 5 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. Yorktown Battlefield. Admission. $ 757.898.2410 Event Flyer 

4/30/2016 9:00 AM - 5/1/2016 5:00 PM

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  Event Schedule

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

Hokule’a Community Outreach and Education Day

Sunday, May 1, 2016 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

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Riverwalk Landing Piers, 425 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

The Polynesian voyaging canoe Hokule’a (“Star of Gladness” in Hawaiian) is circumnavigating the globe on a voyage.  Hokule’a sailed into Yorktown on Sunday, April 24 and will host multiple public programs, events and public canoe tours while docked at Riverwalk Landing in Yorktown until May 8.  This Sunday, May 1, the Hokule’a

crew will host a community outreach and education day at Riverwalk Landing in Yorktown including dockside education outreach and information stations, canoe tours, navigation, science and flag stations and more.  For more information, visit the learning center on www.Hokulea.com  Press Release 


Scheduled public canoe tours are as follows: 
Sunday, May 1:                 9 am to 6 p.m. 

Friday, May 6:                    3 to 6 p.m... 


5/1/2016 9:00 AM

Children's Art class at On the Hill Gallery

Sunday, May 1, 2016 (1:00 -3:00 PM)

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

Children will get excited about this Filly the Horse painting on a 12 x 12 canvas.  Open to children 6+ in age and will include all supplies. Children need to wear appropriate painting clothes and bring a snack if they would like. Reservations required. $  More details at 757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com.

 

5/1/2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Painting on the River at Watermen's Museum

Monday, May 2, 2016 (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

The Waterman's Museum is hosting an evening of painting with a local artist.  You will be guided through the techniques of painting and go home with your own work of art.  Includes all painting supplies,  Watermen’s Museum.  $  757.887.2641 Event Flyer  


5/2/2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

Science Under Sail Series

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 (11:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

Yorktown Sailing Charters, 425 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Join Yorktown Sailing Charters in the Science Under Sail series.  VIMS will host three different voyages this May.  The School of Marine Science (SMS) at VIMS is the graduate school in marine science for the College of William & Mary. Chartered in 1940, VIMS is currently among the largest marine research and education centers in the United States. $ 844.724.5956 or www.SailYorktown.com ....

5/4/2016 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Literary High Tea at Watermen's Museum

Wednesday, May 4, 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, J. Michael Moore,author of There Once Was a Civil War. Reservations recommended. Seating is limited.  $  757-988-1999

5/4/2016 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hokule’a Public Canoe Tour

Friday, May 6, 2016 (3:00 - 6:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing Piers, 425 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

The Polynesian voyaging canoe Hokule’a (“Star of Gladness” in Hawaiian) is circumnavigating the globe on a voyage.  Hokule’a sailed into Yorktown on Sunday, April 24 and will host multiple public programs, events and public canoe tours while docked at Riverwalk Landing in Yorktown until May 8. Scheduled public canoe tours will be offered from 3 to 6 p.m. Tours are free and available on a first-come, first-served basis.  The schedule and tours are subject to change due to weather and safety conditions. Information on the Polynesian canoe visit www.Hokulea.com.  Free.  757.890.3500
5/6/2016 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Watermen's Museum Yorktown Music Jamboree

Friday, May 6, 2016 (6:00 - 8:00 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    

5/6/2016 6:00 PM

Art Show at On the Hill Gallery

May 4 thru 31, 2016 (open hours)

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

Join our member's "Salvaged for a Purpose" show.  Member artists create works, in their chosen medium that reuses, re purposes or recycles material in such a way that the pieces are transformed.  Join our reception, May 14th from 6 to 8 pm. 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.

5/7/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Auntie M's American Cottage May Workshop

May, 2016 (times vary)

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.  Minimum of 4 participants needed.  $  More details at 757.369.8150 or www.auntiemsamericancottage.com.

Sat, May 7th: Wine Cork Charm Necklace - 3 sessions: 11am-12pm, 2-4pm & 4-6pm
Sat, May 14th: Wet Felted 3D Tulip or Stargazer Lily: 10am-12:30pm
Sat, May 14th: Wet Felted 3D Flower - Calla Lily or Poppy: 1-3:30pm
Sat, May 21st: Openended Needle Felting: 11am-3:30pm
Sun, May 29th: Wet Felted Beads - 2 sessions: 1-2pm & 2:30-3:30pm

5/7/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

19th Annual Pedal the Parkway

Saturday, May 7, 2016 (8:00 AM - 1:00 PM)


The Colonial Parkway will be closed to motor vehicles between Williamsburg and Jamestown on Saturday, May 7 from 8 a.m. to 1 p. m. for the 19th annual Pedal the Parkway event. Pedal the Parkway is family friendly plus a perfect recreational activity for cyclists of all ages and abilities. Pedal the Parkway is free, open to the public, and will take place rain or shine.  757.898.2410  Event Flyer  
Press Release 
5/7/2016 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Smoke on the Water: Yorktown Civil War Weekend

Sat & Sun, May 7 & 8, 2016 (10:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

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

Battle of Yorktown 1862 history, exhibits, music, naval battles at the Watermen’s Museum. Exhibits and events at other Yorktown locations. Civil War themed guided tours.  Watermen’s Museum. $ 757.887.2641

5/7/2016 10:00 AM

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

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fridays & Saturdays, May 2016 (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 May.

Friday 6th: Jonny Cardigan Live!   
Saturday 7th: Strida Live!   
Friday 13th: Mike DeMoss Live! 
Saturday 14th: The Wampler Bros Live!   
Friday 20th: Blue House Live!   
Saturday 21st: Tom Vinnick Live!   
Friday 27th: Damn Jankes Live! 

For details 757.369.5644 or www.WaterStreetGrille.net.

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

York County High School Student Art Special Exhibit

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

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

A special exhibit of selected artwork by high school students from York, Tabb, Grafton and Bruton High Schools.  Select your “People’s Choice” artist.  Yorktown Freight Shed. Free. 757.898.5510  Event Flyer 

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

Mother's Day Buffet at Riverwalk Restaurant

Sunday, May 8, 2016 (10:00 AM - 9:00 PM)

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

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

5/8/2016 10:00 AM - 9:00 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
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Yorktown Plant Sale

Fri & Sat, May 13 & 14, 2016 (10:00 AM – 4:00 PM)

Yorktown Baptist Church, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Plant sale sponsored by the Celebrate Yorktown Committee and York Garden Club.  Large selection of plants available for both home and garden.  Rain or shine.  Yorktown Baptist Church.  757.898.7863  Event Flyer 

5/13/2016 10:00 AM - 5/14/2016 4:00 PM
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Auntie M's American Cottage May Workshop

Saturday, May 14, 2016 (times vary)

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.  Minimum of 4 participants needed.  $  More details at 757.369.8150 or www.auntiemsamericancottage.com.

Sat, May 14 - 10 AM to 12:30 PM - Wet Felted 3D Flower
Sat, May 14 - 1 to 3:30 PM - Wet Felted 3D Flower
Sat, May 21st: Open ended Needle Felting: 11am-3:30pm
Sun, May 29th: Wet Felted Beads - 2 sessions: 1-2pm & 2:30-3:30pm

5/14/2016
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

5/14/2016
Categories: AllArts

Auntie M's American Cottage May Workshop

May, 2016 (times vary)

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.  Minimum of 4 participants needed.  $  More details at 757.369.8150 or www.auntiemsamericancottage.com.

Sat, May 14th: Wet Felted 3D Tulip or Stargazer Lily: 10am-12:30pm
Sat, May 14th: Wet Felted 3D Flower - Calla Lily or Poppy: 1-3:30pm
Sat, May 21st: Openended Needle Felting: 11am-3:30pm
Sun, May 29th: Wet Felted Beads - 2 sessions: 1-2pm & 2:30-3:30pm

5/14/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

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

Teslas in Yorktown

Saturday, May 14, 2016 (3:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

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

Please join us Saturday, May 14 in Historic Yorktown to see and talk to owners of these all-electric cars. Tesla Model S,X, and Roadster owners from CA,DE,FL,GA,NJ,NY,MD,OH,PA,VA and Canada will be in Yorktown to answer any questions about how easy and fun it is going 100% electric !  Free  914.837.8373 info@teslaroadtrip.org

5/14/2016 3:00 PM
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Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fridays & Saturdays, May 2016 (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 May.

Friday 13th: Mike DeMoss Live! 
Saturday 14th: The Wampler Bros Live!   
Friday 20th: Blue House Live!   
Saturday 21st: Tom Vinnick Live!   
Friday 27th: Damn Jankes Live! 

For details 757.369.5644 or www.WaterStreetGrille.net.

5/14/2016 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Science Under Sail Series

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 (2:00 - 4:00 PM)

Yorktown Sailing Charters, 425 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Join Yorktown Sailing Charters in the Science Under Sail series.  VIMS will host three different voyages this May.  The School of Marine Science (SMS) at VIMS is the graduate school in marine science for the College of William & Mary. Chartered in 1940, VIMS is currently among the largest marine research and education centers in the United States. $ 844.724.5956 or www.SailYorktown.com ....

5/18/2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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"Steal the Pint Night" at Water Street Grille

Wednesday & Thursday, May 18 & 19, 2016 (5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Featuring Sam Adams, May 18th and Heavy Seas Brewery, May 19th.  Buy the beers and "steal" the glass.  While supplies last, one per customer. Like us on Facebook and get notifications.  $  757.369.5644

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

Art Show at On the Hill Gallery

May 4 thru 31, 2016 (open hours)

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

Join our member's "Salvaged for a Purpose" show.  Member artists create works, in their chosen medium that reuses, re purposes or recycles material in such a way that the pieces are transformed.  Join our reception, May 14th from 6 to 8 pm. 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.

5/21/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Yorktown Market Days

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

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

Saturdays, May 14 - October 29 – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm (no market October 1). Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays through October 29. 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

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fridays & Saturdays, May 2016 (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 May.

Friday 20th: Blue House Live!   
Saturday 21st: Tom Vinnick Live!   
Friday 27th: Damn Jankes Live! 

For details 757.369.5644 or www.WaterStreetGrille.net.

5/21/2016 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Art class at On the Hill Gallery

Sunday, May 22, 2016 (1:00 - 3:00 PM)

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

Even though Mother’s Day is behind us for this class, children can enjoy painting this “permanent” daisy for their mom, grandmother or anyone else. This cheerful flower is painted on a 12×12 canvas and will last forever. This is a fun experience where students will learn different techniques in acrylics, but most of all they will have FUN!  Supplies are included. Reservations required. $  More details at 757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com.

5/22/2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Science Under Sail Series

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 (2:00 - 4:00 PM)

Yorktown Sailing Charters, 425 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Join Yorktown Sailing Charters in the Science Under Sail series.  VIMS will host three different voyages this May.  The School of Marine Science (SMS) at VIMS is the graduate school in marine science for the College of William & Mary. Chartered in 1940, VIMS is currently among the largest marine research and education centers in the United States. $ 844.724.5956 or www.SailYorktown.com ....

5/25/2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Categories: AllFamily Fun

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fridays & Saturdays, May 2016 (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 May.

Friday 27th: Damn Jankes Live! 

For details 757.369.5644 or www.WaterStreetGrille.net.

5/27/2016 7:00 PM - 10:00 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

NPS Memorial Day Weekend

Sat thru Mon, May 28 - 30, 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

The Yorktown National Cemetery, which is part of Colonial National Historical Park, annually commemorates Memorial Day with participation from volunteers stationed at Coast Guard Training Center, Yorktown to set flags in the 1,596 marked graves in the cemetery and the park conducts a formal commemoration program the Sunday prior each year.   Yorktown Battlefield. Admission. $ 757.898.2410

5/28/2016 9:00 AM - 5/30/2016 5:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Saturday, May 28, 2016 (4:30 -5:00 PM)

Nelson House, 501 Main St., Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

The Fifes and Drums of York Town perform at the Nelson House.  Free 757.898.9418

5/28/2016 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Auntie M's American Cottage May Workshop

May, 2016 (times vary)

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.  Minimum of 4 participants needed.  $  More details at 757.369.8150 or www.auntiemsamericancottage.com.

Sat, May 21st: Openended Needle Felting: 11am-3:30pm
Sun, May 29th: Wet Felted Beads - 2 sessions: 1-2pm & 2:30-3:30pm

5/29/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Grace Episcopal Church Memorial Day Ceremony

Monday, May 30, 2016 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

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

Grace Church Memorial Day Ceremony, 10 am. Ceremony followed by the playing of “Taps” and replacement of flags “with Honors” of the 83 known veterans. Grace Episcopal Church. Free. 757.898.3261

5/30/2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Monday, May 30, 2016 (11:45 AM to 12:45 PM)

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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town, 11:45 am. Memorial Day Ceremony, York Hall, 301 Main Street. Free. 757.898.9418

5/30/2016 11:30 AM

Memorial Day Ceremony at York Hall

Monday, May 30, 2016 (12:00 PM (Noon) to 1:00 PM)

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

York County Historical Committee Memorial Day Ceremony, 12 pm. Posting of colors, historical re-enactors, guest speaker, and the placing of flowers. York Hall, 301 Main Street. Free. 757.890.3500

5/30/2016 12:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Wednesdays, June 1 - 29, 2016 (4:45 PM)

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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town, 4:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418
6/1/2016

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, June 2, 2016 (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 to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. This weeks entertainment features The Holiday Band.  Free  757.890.3500

June 9 - Band of Oz
June 16 - Soul Intent

June 23 - Coolin Out Band
July 7 - The Main Event Band
July 14 - The Original Rhondels
July 21 - Mark Roberts Band 

6/2/2016 6:30 PM

Art Show at On the Hill Gallery

May 4 thru 31, 2016 (open hours)

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

Join our member's "Salvaged for a Purpose" show.  Member artists create works, in their chosen medium that reuses, re purposes or recycles material in such a way that the pieces are transformed.  Join our reception, May 14th from 6 to 8 pm. 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.

6/4/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Yorktown Market Days

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

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

Saturdays, May 14 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, June 5 - 26, 2016 (varies)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA (map)
Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water St., Yorktown, VA (map)

The Fifes and Drums of York Town, 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. Sundays, June 12-26, 4:45 pm at the Yorktown waterfront. Free. June 5, 2:30 pm at the Yorktown Victory Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418


6/5/2016

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, June 9, 2016 (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 to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.  This weeks entertainment features Band of Oz. Free  757.890.3500

June 16 - Soul Intent
June 23 - Coolin Out Band
July 7 - The Main Event Band
July 14 - The Original Rhondels
July 21 - Mark Roberts Band 

6/9/2016 6:30 PM

Watermen’s Museum Military Appreciation Weekend

Sat & Sun, June 11 & 12, 2016 (10:00 AM - 8:00 PM)

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

Join us for a tribute to the armed forces, including USO-style dance, symphony, and War of 1812 exhibits. Music, vendors, and food and beverages.  Watermen’s Museum.  Dance $5, other activities free. 757.887.2641

6/11/2016 8:00 AM - 6/12/2016 8:00 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, June 16, 2016 (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 to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.  This weeks entertainment features Soul Intent. Free  757.890.3500

June 23 - Coolin Out Band
July 7 - The Main Event Band
July 14 - The Original Rhondels
July 21 - Mark Roberts Band 

6/16/2016 6:30 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, June 5 - 26, 2016 (varies)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA (map)
Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water St., Yorktown, VA (map)

The Fifes and Drums of York Town, 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. Sundays, June 12-26, 4:45 pm at the Yorktown waterfront. Free. June 5, 2:30 pm at the Yorktown Victory Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418


6/19/2016

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, June 23, 2016 (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 to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.  This weeks entertainment features Coolin Out Band. Free  757.890.3500

July 7 - The Main Event Band
July 14 - The Original Rhondels
July 21 - Mark Roberts Band

6/23/2016 6:30 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, June 5 - 26, 2016 (varies)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA (map)
Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water St., Yorktown, VA (map)

The Fifes and Drums of York Town, 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. Sundays, June 12-26, 4:45 pm at the Yorktown waterfront. Free. June 5, 2:30 pm at the Yorktown Victory Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418


6/26/2016

Summer "Relief" Children's Art Classes

Mondays, June 27 thru August 22, 2016 (times vary)

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

Bring your child to On the Hill Gallery every Monday for a summer “Relief” art class.  Break away from the boredom and come each Monday for a fun art project presented by local artists.  Bring their lunch and stay all day or if they don’t have the time just take a morning or an afternoon session.  Sessions are June 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15 & 22 at 10 am to 12 pm & 2 pm to 4 pm.  Ages 6 to 12 years old.  Reservations required. $  For more details 757.369.1108 or On the Hill Gallery's website.  Event Flyer

6/27/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Yorktown Market Days

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

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

Saturdays, May 14 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, June 5 - 26, 2016 (varies)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA (map)
Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water St., Yorktown, VA (map)

The Fifes and Drums of York Town, 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. Sundays, June 12-26, 4:45 pm at the Yorktown waterfront. Free. June 5, 2:30 pm at the Yorktown Victory Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418


7/3/2016

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, July 3, 10, 24 & 31, 2016 (time varies)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA (map)
Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water St., Yorktown, VA (map)

The Fifes and Drums of York Town. 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center.   July 3, 2:30 pm and July 4, 11 am at the Yorktown Victory Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418


7/3/2016 - 7/31/2016

Liberty Celebration

Sun & Mon, July 3 & 4, 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

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

7/3/2016 9:00 AM - 7/4/2016 5:00 PM

Summer Concert Series - Stephen Bennett

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 July 4th Celebration

Monday, July 4, 2016 (8:00 AM - 9:30 PM)

Historic Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Come to historic Yorktown and enjoy a family friendly salute to America! Festivities begin at 8 AM with the Yorktown Independence Day 8K run and 5K walk at York High School.  The patriotic parade will take place at 9 AM along Water & Main streets. Evening activities feature a bell-ringing ceremony at 7 PM; a patriotic concert at 8 PM on the Riverwalk Landing Stage; and a spectacular fireworks show on the York River at 9:15 PM. Free. More details at 757.890.3500 or Fourth of July website.  Event Flier

7/4/2016 8:00 AM - 9:30 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Wednesdays, July 6, 20 & 27, 2016 (4:45 - 5:15 PM)

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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town.4:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418

7/6/2016

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, July 7, 2016 (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 to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.  This weeks entertainment features The Main Event Band. Free  757.890.3500

July 14 - The Original Rhondels
July 21 - Mark Roberts Band

7/7/2016 6:30 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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 SOJORN (Variety of Hits) Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

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

Summer Concert Series - Peninsula Concert Band

Sunday, July 10, 2016 (6:00 - 7:30 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 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Summer "Relief" Children's Art Classes

Mondays, June 27 thru August 22, 2016 (times vary)

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

Bring your child to On the Hill Gallery every Monday for a summer “Relief” art class.  Break away from the boredom and come each Monday for a fun art project presented by local artists.  Bring their lunch and stay all day or if they don’t have the time just take a morning or an afternoon session.  Sessions are June 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15 & 22 at 10 am to 12 pm & 2 pm to 4 pm.  Ages 6 to 12 years old.  Reservations required. $  For more details 757.369.1108 or On the Hill Gallery's website.  Event Flyer

7/11/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Wednesdays, July 6, 20 & 27, 2016 (4:45 - 5:15 PM)

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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town.4:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418

7/13/2016

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, July 14, 2016 (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 to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.  This weeks entertainment features The Original Rhondels. Free  757.890.3500

July 21 - Mark Roberts Band 

7/14/2016 6:30 PM

Bastille Day Wine Dinner

Thursday, July 14, 2016 (7:00 - 10:00 PM)

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

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

7/14/2016 7:00 PM - 10:00 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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 Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, July 3, 10, 24 & 31, 2016 (time varies)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA (map)
Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water St., Yorktown, VA (map)

The Fifes and Drums of York Town. 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center.   July 3, 2:30 pm and July 4, 11 am at the Yorktown Victory Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418


7/17/2016 - 8/14/2016

Summer Concert Series - 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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Wednesdays, July 6, 20 & 27, 2016 (4:45 - 5:15 PM)

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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town.4:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418

7/20/2016

"Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series

Thursday, July 21, 2016 (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 to enjoy. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.  This weeks entertainment features Mark Roberts Band. Free  757.890.3500

7/21/2016 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, July 3, 10, 24 & 31, 2016 (time varies)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA (map)
Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water St., Yorktown, VA (map)

The Fifes and Drums of York Town. 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center.   July 3, 2:30 pm and July 4, 11 am at the Yorktown Victory Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418


7/24/2016 - 8/21/2016

Summer Concert Series - 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

Summer "Relief" Children's Art Classes

Mondays, June 27 thru August 22, 2016 (times vary)

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

Bring your child to On the Hill Gallery every Monday for a summer “Relief” art class.  Break away from the boredom and come each Monday for a fun art project presented by local artists.  Bring their lunch and stay all day or if they don’t have the time just take a morning or an afternoon session.  Sessions are June 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15 & 22 at 10 am to 12 pm & 2 pm to 4 pm.  Ages 6 to 12 years old.  Reservations required. $  For more details 757.369.1108 or On the Hill Gallery's website.  Event Flyer

7/25/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Wednesdays, July 6, 20 & 27, 2016 (4:45 - 5:15 PM)

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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town.4:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418

7/27/2016

Yorktown Market Days

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

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

Saturdays, May 14 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, July 3, 10, 24 & 31, 2016 (time varies)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA (map)
Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water St., Yorktown, VA (map)

The Fifes and Drums of York Town. 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center.   July 3, 2:30 pm and July 4, 11 am at the Yorktown Victory Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418


7/31/2016 - 8/28/2016

Summer Concert Series - Lou Vangieri

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

Military Band Concert Series

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 (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 

8/2/2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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 (Americana) Free.  More details at 757.890.3500 or www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, August 7-28, 2016 (3:45 - 4:15 PM)

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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town.4:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418

8/7/2016

Summer Concert Series - 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

Summer "Relief" Children's Art Classes

Mondays, June 27 thru August 22, 2016 (times vary)

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

Bring your child to On the Hill Gallery every Monday for a summer “Relief” art class.  Break away from the boredom and come each Monday for a fun art project presented by local artists.  Bring their lunch and stay all day or if they don’t have the time just take a morning or an afternoon session.  Sessions are June 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15 & 22 at 10 am to 12 pm & 2 pm to 4 pm.  Ages 6 to 12 years old.  Reservations required. $  For more details 757.369.1108 or On the Hill Gallery's website.  Event Flyer

8/8/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Military Band Concert series

Tuesday, August 9, 2016 (6:30 - 8:00 PM)

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

Naval Weapons Station Yorktown commemorates its 98th birthday celebration with a concert by the United States Fleet Forces Brass Band "Four Star Edition". Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500

 

8/9/2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

Summer Concert Series - 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

Military Band Concert Series

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 (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   

8/16/2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, August 7-28, 2016 (3:45 - 4:15 PM)

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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town.4:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418

8/21/2016

Summer Concert Series - 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

Summer "Relief" Children's Art Classes

Mondays, June 27 thru August 22, 2016 (times vary)

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

Bring your child to On the Hill Gallery every Monday for a summer “Relief” art class.  Break away from the boredom and come each Monday for a fun art project presented by local artists.  Bring their lunch and stay all day or if they don’t have the time just take a morning or an afternoon session.  Sessions are June 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15 & 22 at 10 am to 12 pm & 2 pm to 4 pm.  Ages 6 to 12 years old.  Reservations required. $  For more details 757.369.1108 or On the Hill Gallery's website.  Event Flyer

8/22/2016
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Military Band Concert Series

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 (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   

8/23/2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

National Park Service Birthday

Thursday, August 25, 2016 (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


8/25/2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

Summer Concert Series - 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

Virginia Symphony Concert

Saturday, September 3, 2016 (6:00 - 9:00 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
9/3/2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, August 7-28, 2016 (3:45 - 4:15 PM)

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

The Fifes and Drums of York Town.4:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission. 757.898.9418

9/4/2016

Yorktown Market Days

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

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

Saturdays, May 14 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and Dec 10 until 3 pm. Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market begins its 10th season and will operate weekly on Saturdays and 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

Watermen’s Museum Folk Festival

Sat and Sun, Sept 24 & 25, 2016 (10:00 AM - 8:00 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 bands on three stages.  Food and beverages available.  Watermen’s Museum.  Free.  757.887.2641

9/25/2016 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Yorktown Art Stroll

Sunday, September 25, 2016 (11:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

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

Riverwalk merchants and the Yorktown 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. Free. For more details 757.369.1108 or email yorktownartsfoundation@gmail.com 

9/25/2016 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Yorktown Wine Festival

Saturday, October 1, 2016 (12:00 - 6:00 PM)

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

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. For details 757.877.2933 or www.villageevents.org 

10/1/2016 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

                                                
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