Events

Watermen's Museum presents "The Yorktown Haunted Seaport Trail"

Monday, October 20 - Saturday, November 1, 2014 (4:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

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

What spirits still linger along the shores of the York River? Fun awaits the entire family along The Yorktown Haunted Seaport trail at The Watermen's Museum October 20 - November 1. Special programs and evening concert on Friday, October 31. Children's tours from 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm, but it can get scary after dark from 6:00pm - 9:30 pm. $ Call for more information 757.887.2641. Press release

10/29/2014 4:30 PM

'Yorktown Art' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

Oct 1st thru Oct 31, 2014 (Open hours)

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

Come and enjoy 'Yorktown Art' Exhibit by local artist at the Gallery at York Hall.  Relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale.  Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

10/31/2014
Categories: AllArts

Acclaimed Scottish Duo Returns to the Watermen's Museum

Friday, October 31, 2014 (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM)

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

The acclaimed Scottish folk duo, Alan Reid and Rob Van Sante, return to the Watermen’s Museum to conduct a musical program featuring Scottish Halloween traditions and a tribute to the life and times of Admiral John Paul Jones.  Exhibits, children's activities and crafts will be presented along with the ongoing Yorktown Haunted Seaport ghost trail program, 4:30 to 9:30 PM. $. 757.887.2641.

Press Release

 

 

10/31/2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Free Wine Tasting at Riverwalk Restaurant

Friday Nights (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

In the lobby, every Friday, sample delicious wines from various vineyards and regions. Free. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

10/31/2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Halloween Party and Live Music at Water Street Grille

Friday, October 31, 2014 (8:00 PM - 11:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

You'll go "batty" and have a "ghoulish" time at this Halloween Party with great, live music by "Holly Would."

Call 757.369.5644 for more information.

10/31/2014 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

'Christmas in Yorktown' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

Nov 1st thru Dec 31, 2014 (Open hours)

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

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces at the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

11/1/2014
Categories: AllArts

Art of Today's Mattaponi and Pamunkey Tribes at On the Hill Gallery

Saturday, November 1 - 30, 2014 ( 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Join the Yorktown Arts Foundation and On the Hill Gallery as they present Art of today's Mattaponi and Pamunkey Tribes. Today's Mattaponi and Pamunkey artisans carry on the culture of their ancestors, honoring the tradition by building on many of the same techniques, creating new objects reflecting the beauty of nature and the symbolism of their Indian heritage.  757.369.1108.  On the Hill Gallery website. Additional Information

11/1/2014 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Saturday, Nov 1, 2014 (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 November.

Saturday, Nov. 1 - "Strida"
Friday, Nov. 7 - "Ed Carol from Stone's Throw"
Saturday, Nov. 8 - "Mike DeMoss"
Friday, Nov. 14 - "Brian Forrest"
Saturday, Nov. 15 - "Strida"
Friday, Nov. 21 - "Love Cats"
Saturday, Nov. 22 - "Chrisman Creek"
Friday, Nov. 28 - "Beets Collective"
Saturday, Nov. 29 - "Blue House" 

Call 757.369.5644 for more information.

11/1/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Wine Sale - 50% Off Selected Bottles

Sundays (3:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Purchase selected bottles of wine for 50% off regular price. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

11/2/2014 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Revolutionary War Lecture Series Returns to Yorktown Victory Center

Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 (7:00 PM - 9:00 PM)

Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water Street, Yorktown, VA (map)
 
The Yorktown Victory Center will host a series of free public lectures with a Revolutionary War theme on Tuesday evenings this fall, with guest scholars speaking at 7 p.m in the museum’s Richard S. Reynolds Foundation Theater.
 
•Nov 4 - "The Men Who Lost America" with Dr. Andrew O'Shaughnessy
 
Admission to the lectures is free, with advance reservations recommended by calling (757) 253-4572 or email rsvp@jyf.virginia.gov.  For more information, visit www.historyisfun.org
11/4/2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

'Christmas in Yorktown' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

Nov 1st thru Dec 31, 2014 (Open hours)

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

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces at the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

11/6/2014 - 11/7/2014
Categories: AllArts

Free Wine Tasting at Riverwalk Restaurant

Friday Nights (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

In the lobby, every Friday, sample delicious wines from various vineyards and regions. Free. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

11/7/2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Friday & Saturday, Nov. 7 & 8, 2014 (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 November.

Friday, Nov. 7 - "Ed Carol from Stone's Throw"
Saturday, Nov. 8 - "Mike DeMoss"
Friday, Nov. 14 - "Brian Forrest"
Saturday, Nov. 15 - "Strida"
Friday, Nov. 21 - "Love Cats"
Saturday, Nov. 22 - "Chrisman Creek"
Friday, Nov. 28 - "Beets Collective"
Saturday, Nov. 29 - "Blue House"

Call 757.369.5644 for more information.

11/7/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Yorktown Holiday Open House Weekend

Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 8th & 9th, 2014 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Soak up the ambiance of Historic Yorktown.  Special events, festive decorations, special sales, discounts, door prizes, Musical entertainment, and much more await you as you start or finish your holiday shopping.  Hours of operation vary by business. Free. (757) 890.4490

Holiday Open House Flier

11/8/2014 9:00 AM - 11/9/2014 5:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 (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.  This week's live entertainment is by "Reg Lanning".   Free. 757.890.3500.

11/8/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Artist Reception - Linda Miller

Saturday, Nov 8, 2014 (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 and demonstration.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flier

11/8/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

Holiday Open House at the Riverwalk Restaurant

Saturday and Sunday, November 8th & 9th, 2014 (5:00 - 7:00 PM)

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

Celebrating Yorktown Holiday Open House with bubbles and cider in our lobby.

Call 757.875.1522 for more information.

11/8/2014 4:00 PM - 11/9/2014 8:00 PM

Wine Sale - 50% Off Selected Bottles

Sundays (3:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Purchase selected bottles of wine for 50% off regular price. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

11/9/2014 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Creative Workshop with Novelist Greg Lily

Mondays, September 22 thru December 15, 2014 (5:30 - 7:30 PM)

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

The Artist's Way is an empowering workshop for aspiring artist. With the basic principle that creative expression is the natural direction of life. The workshop moderator leads you through a comprehensive thirteen week program to recover your creativity from a variety of blocks, including limiting beliefs, fear, self-sabotage, jealousy, guilt, addictions, and other inhibiting forces. $. For more information, call 757.369.8150 or visit the website. Workshop Information 

 

11/10/2014 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Grace Episcopal Church Veteran's Day Ceremony

Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014 (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 70 know veteran's graves. ncluding the Revolutionary War, Civil War, Worlds Wars 1 & 2, Korea, Cold War, and Vietnam with " Honors."  Free. For more information please call 757-898-3261.

11/11/2014 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Book signing, Dee Dee Wright at the Gallery at York Hall

Tuesday, Nov 11, 2014 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

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

Come and meet local author, Dee Dee Wright, and view her book, "A hearo's Keepsake".  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flier

11/11/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

York County Veterans Day Ceremony

Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014 (12:00 - 1:00 PM)

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

"Letters from War" is the continuing theme of the annual Veterans Day ceremony held in Historic Yorktown. Gather with members of the York County Historical Committee as they pay tribute to those who are serving, and have served, our nation in times of war. The service will be held in the Board Room, Second Floor, York Hall, and will include a tolling of the bell, presentation of the colors, singing of the National Anthem, Pledge of Allegiance, laying of honors, and “Taps.” There will also be a special recognition of all Veterans of our Armed Forces. Free. 757.890.3500

11/11/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

"Steal the Pint Night" at Water Street Grille

Thursday, November 13, 2014 (5:00 PM - 11:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Featuring the Heritage Brewery.  Buy the beers and "steal" the glass. Like us on Facebook and get notices.

Call 757.369.5644 for more information.

11/13/2014 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM

'Christmas in Yorktown' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

Nov 1st thru Dec 31, 2014 (Open hours)

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

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces at the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

11/13/2014 - 11/14/2014
Categories: AllArts

Free Wine Tasting at Riverwalk Restaurant

Friday Nights (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

In the lobby, every Friday, sample delicious wines from various vineyards and regions. Free. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

11/14/2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Michael and David Winery - Wine Dinner

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014 (6:30 - 9:30 PM)

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

Enjoy five courses and five wines, wear a carnival themed mask and you will automatically be entered in a drawing for two January wine dinner tickets.  Call for reservations. $.  757.875.1522.
More information

 

11/14/2014 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Friday & Saturday, Nov 14 & 15, 2014 (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 November.

Friday, Nov. 14 - "Brian Forrest"
Saturday, Nov. 15 - "Strida"
Friday, Nov. 21 - "Love Cats"
Saturday, Nov. 22 - "Chrisman Creek"
Friday, Nov. 28 - "Beets Collective"
Saturday, Nov. 29 - "Blue House"

Call 757.369.5644 for more information.

11/14/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Oyster Roast at Water Street Grille

Sunday, November 16, 2014 (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.  Come check out the Bloody Mary Bar! Purchase your tickets in advance at the Riverwalk Restaurant or Water Street Grille and save. Call for ticket information. $. 757.875.1522.

11/16/2014 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Wine Sale - 50% Off Selected Bottles

Sundays (3:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Purchase selected bottles of wine for 50% off regular price. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

11/16/2014 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Senior Center of York, Artwork at the Gallery at York Hall

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

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

Come and view mix media from our local senior citizens from the Senior Center of York.  Artwork will be displayed and for sale.  Open April - Dec,  Tues - Sat 10 AM to 4 PM, Sun 1 to 4 PM. Closed Mon.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flier

11/18/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

'Christmas in Yorktown' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

Nov 1st thru Dec 31, 2014 (Open hours)

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

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces at the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

11/20/2014 - 11/21/2014
Categories: AllArts

Free Wine Tasting at Riverwalk Restaurant

Friday Nights (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

In the lobby, every Friday, sample delicious wines from various vineyards and regions. Free. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

11/21/2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Friday & Saturday, Nov 21 & 22, 2014 (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 November.

Friday, Nov. 21 - "Love Cats"
Saturday, Nov. 22 - "Chrisman Creek"
Friday, Nov. 28 - "Beets Collective"
Saturday, Nov. 29 - "Blue House"

Call 757.369.5644 for more information.

11/21/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Wine Sale - 50% Off Selected Bottles

Sundays (3:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Purchase selected bottles of wine for 50% off regular price. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

11/23/2014 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Creative Workshop with Novelist Greg Lily

Mondays, September 22 thru December 15, 2014 (5:30 - 7:30 PM)

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

The Artist's Way is an empowering workshop for aspiring artist. With the basic principle that creative expression is the natural direction of life. The workshop moderator leads you through a comprehensive thirteen week program to recover your creativity from a variety of blocks, including limiting beliefs, fear, self-sabotage, jealousy, guilt, addictions, and other inhibiting forces. $. For more information, call 757.369.8150 or visit the website. Workshop Information 

 

11/24/2014 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Foods & Feasts of Colonial Virginia

Thursday, Nov. 27 thru Saturday, Nov 29, 2014 (9:00 AM - 5 PM)

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

Explore 18th-century Virginia foodways. Learn about typical soldiers’ fare during the American Revolution and trace the bounty of a 1780s farm from field to kitchen. $. For more information visit the Yorktown Victory Center or call 757.253.4838.

11/27/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Riverwalk Restaurant Thanksgiving Day Buffet

Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014 (11:00 AM - 9:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Avoid the kitchen on this great American Holiday.  This fabulous menu will include salads & breads, carving stations, a seven-foot seafood tower, pot luck side dishes, and delicious desserts. $. Call for reservations or more information or visit Riverwalk Restaurant. 757.875.1522.

11/27/2014 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM

'Christmas in Yorktown' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

Nov 1st thru Dec 31, 2014 (Open hours)

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

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces at the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

11/27/2014 - 11/28/2014
Categories: AllArts

Foods & Feasts of Colonial Virginia

Thursday, Nov. 27 thru Saturday, Nov 29, 2014 (9:00 AM - 5 PM)

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

Explore 18th-century Virginia foodways. Learn about typical soldiers’ fare during the American Revolution and trace the bounty of a 1780s farm from field to kitchen. $. For more information visit the Yorktown Victory Center or call 757.253.4838.

11/28/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Free Wine Tasting at Riverwalk Restaurant

Friday Nights (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

In the lobby, every Friday, sample delicious wines from various vineyards and regions. Free. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

11/28/2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Friday & Saturday, Nov 28 & 29, 2014 (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 November.

Friday, Nov. 28 - "Beets Collective"
Saturday, Nov. 29 - "Blue House" 

Call 757.369.5644 for more information.

11/28/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Foods & Feasts of Colonial Virginia

Thursday, Nov. 27 thru Saturday, Nov 29, 2014 (9:00 AM - 5 PM)

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

Explore 18th-century Virginia foodways. Learn about typical soldiers’ fare during the American Revolution and trace the bounty of a 1780s farm from field to kitchen. $. For more information visit the Yorktown Victory Center or call 757.253.4838.

11/29/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wine Sale - 50% Off Selected Bottles

Sundays (3:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Purchase selected bottles of wine for 50% off regular price. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

11/30/2014 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

A Colonial Christmas

Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 - Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Holiday traditions of 17th- and 18th-century Virginia are recalled through special interpretive programs and, from December 26 through 31, musical entertainment of the period. At the Yorktown Victory Center, hear accounts of Christmas and winter in Revolutionary War encampments and glimpse holiday preparations on a 1780s farm. $. Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day. Call 757.253.4838.

12/1/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

'Christmas in Yorktown' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

Nov 1st thru Dec 31, 2014 (Open hours)

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

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces at the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

12/4/2014 - 12/5/2014
Categories: AllArts

Free Wine Tasting at Riverwalk Restaurant

Friday Nights (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

In the lobby, every Friday, sample delicious wines from various vineyards and regions. Free. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

12/5/2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Christmas Tree Lighting

Friday, Dec. 5, 2014 (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. Holiday Events Flyer

12/5/2014 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Christmas Market on Main

Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 (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. Free. 757.877.2933. Holiday Events Flyer

12/6/2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Artist Reception - Linda Miller

Saturday, Dec 6, 2014 (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 and demonstration.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flier

12/6/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

Boat Parade Wine Dinner at Riverwalk Restaurant

Saturday, December 6, 2014, 6:00 - 9:00 PM

323 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map)

Complement your Lighted Boat Parade experience with dinner at Riverwalk.  This great menu features wines from the J Lohr winery. For more information or to make reservations, call 757.875.1522.

12/6/2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Yorktown Lighted Boat Parade

Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 (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. Holiday Events Flyer Parade Registration form  Parade Route Map

12/6/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

A Colonial Christmas

Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 - Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Holiday traditions of 17th- and 18th-century Virginia are recalled through special interpretive programs and, from December 26 through 31, musical entertainment of the period. At the Yorktown Victory Center, hear accounts of Christmas and winter in Revolutionary War encampments and glimpse holiday preparations on a 1780s farm. $. Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day. Call 757.253.4838.

12/7/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Cookies with Santa

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014 (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. Exhibit Flier

Holiday Events Flyer

12/7/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Wine Sale - 50% Off Selected Bottles

Sundays (3:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Purchase selected bottles of wine for 50% off regular price. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

12/7/2014 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Creative Workshop with Novelist Greg Lily

Mondays, September 22 thru December 15, 2014 (5:30 - 7:30 PM)

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

The Artist's Way is an empowering workshop for aspiring artist. With the basic principle that creative expression is the natural direction of life. The workshop moderator leads you through a comprehensive thirteen week program to recover your creativity from a variety of blocks, including limiting beliefs, fear, self-sabotage, jealousy, guilt, addictions, and other inhibiting forces. $. For more information, call 757.369.8150 or visit the website. Workshop Information 

 

12/8/2014 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

"Steal the Pint Night" at Water Street Grille

Thursday, December 11, 2014 (5:00 PM - 10:00 PM)

323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Featuring the Blue Moon Brewery.  Buy the beers and "steal" the glass. Like us on Facebook and get notices.

Call 757.369.5644 for more information.

12/11/2014 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

'Christmas in Yorktown' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

Nov 1st thru Dec 31, 2014 (Open hours)

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

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces at the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

12/11/2014 - 12/12/2014
Categories: AllArts

Free Wine Tasting at Riverwalk Restaurant

Friday Nights (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

In the lobby, every Friday, sample delicious wines from various vineyards and regions. Free. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

12/12/2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014 (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. Holiday Events Flyer Breakfast with Santa Flyer

12/13/2014 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

Chischiak Green, Corner of Ballard and Water Streets, (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. This week's live entertainment features "Ron Herrick".  Free. 757.890.3500. Holiday Events Flyer

12/13/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, Dec 13, 2014 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

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

The market will operate with extended hours and offer items unique to the holiday season, in addition to the usual array of fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, quality art, and more.  This week's live entertainment is by "Ron Herrick".  Riverwalk Landing.  Free. 757.890.3500. Holiday Events Flyer

12/13/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Artist Reception - Linda Miller

Saturday, Dec 13, 2014 (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 and demonstration.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flier

12/13/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

Book signing, Dee Dee Wright at the Gallery at York Hall

Saturday, Dec 13, 2014 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

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

Come and meet local author, Dee Dee Wright, and view her book, "A hearo's Keepsake".  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Exhibit Flier

12/13/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

Toyland Parade

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014 (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM)

Riverwalk Landing (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.  Holiday Events Flyer

12/13/2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

A Colonial Christmas

Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 - Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Holiday traditions of 17th- and 18th-century Virginia are recalled through special interpretive programs and, from December 26 through 31, musical entertainment of the period. At the Yorktown Victory Center, hear accounts of Christmas and winter in Revolutionary War encampments and glimpse holiday preparations on a 1780s farm. $. Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day. Call 757.253.4838.

12/14/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Oyster Roast at Water Street Grille

Sunday, December 14, 2014 (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.  Come check out the Bloody Mary Bar! Purchase your tickets in advance at the Riverwalk Restaurant or Water Street Grille and save. Call for ticket information. $. 757.875.1522.

12/14/2014 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Timothy Seaman at The Gallery at York Hall

Sunday, December 14, 2014 (12:30 pm - 3:30 pm)

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

Come out and enjoy local musician Timothy Seaman perform music on the Hammered Dulcimer in the Gallery at York Hall. Free  (757) 890-4490.

12/14/2014 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Wine Sale - 50% Off Selected Bottles

Sundays (3:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Purchase selected bottles of wine for 50% off regular price. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

12/14/2014 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

'Christmas in Yorktown' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

Nov 1st thru Dec 31, 2014 (Open hours)

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

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces at the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

12/18/2014 - 12/19/2014
Categories: AllArts

Free Wine Tasting at Riverwalk Restaurant

Friday Nights (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

In the lobby, every Friday, sample delicious wines from various vineyards and regions. Free. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

12/19/2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

A Colonial Christmas

Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 - Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Holiday traditions of 17th- and 18th-century Virginia are recalled through special interpretive programs and, from December 26 through 31, musical entertainment of the period. At the Yorktown Victory Center, hear accounts of Christmas and winter in Revolutionary War encampments and glimpse holiday preparations on a 1780s farm. $. Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day. Call 757.253.4838.

12/21/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wine Sale - 50% Off Selected Bottles

Sundays (3:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Purchase selected bottles of wine for 50% off regular price. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

12/21/2014 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

'Christmas in Yorktown' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall

Nov 1st thru Dec 31, 2014 (Open hours)

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

Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday art pieces at the Gallery at York Hall.  You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine art in all media by local artists for display and sale. Open April - Dec Tues thru Sat 10am to 4, Sun 1pm to 4pm.  Free.  757.890.4490.  Exhibit Flyer

12/25/2014 - 12/26/2014
Categories: AllArts

Free Wine Tasting at Riverwalk Restaurant

Friday Nights (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

In the lobby, every Friday, sample delicious wines from various vineyards and regions. Free. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

12/26/2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

A Colonial Christmas

Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 - Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Holiday traditions of 17th- and 18th-century Virginia are recalled through special interpretive programs and, from December 26 through 31, musical entertainment of the period. At the Yorktown Victory Center, hear accounts of Christmas and winter in Revolutionary War encampments and glimpse holiday preparations on a 1780s farm. $. Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day. Call 757.253.4838.

12/28/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wine Sale - 50% Off Selected Bottles

Sundays (3:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Purchase selected bottles of wine for 50% off regular price. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

12/28/2014 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wine Sale - 50% Off Selected Bottles

Sundays (3:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Purchase selected bottles of wine for 50% off regular price. Call 757.875.1522 or visit Riverwalk Restaurant for more information.

1/4/2015 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Cabin Fever Concert for January

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 (7:00 - 8:30 PM)

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

Wipe the winter blues away with a free concert in the Freight Shed at Riverwalk Landing in historic Yorktown. Local musicians engage and interact with the audience during this unique experience. Tonight's entertainment features "Planet Full of Blues" Sponsored by York County.

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

 

1/22/2015 7:00 PM

Cabin Fever Concert for February

Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015 (7:00 - 8:30 PM)

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

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

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

 

2/5/2015 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Cabin Fever Concert for March

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015 (7:00 - 8:30 PM)

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

Wipe the winter blues away with a free concert in the Freight Shed at Riverwalk Landing in historic Yorktown. Local musicians engage and interact with the audience during this unique experience.  Tonight's entertainment features "Kim Person & Lana Puckett" Sponsored by York County.

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

 

3/5/2015 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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