York County, Virginia
Yorktown’s Fall Festival Includes Free Fun for the Whole Family

Yorktown’s Fall Festival Includes
Free Fun for the Whole Family




   

October 3, 2018
 
     Yorktown Market Days extends its hours on Saturday, October 13, as we celebrate autumn with our annual Fall Festival! The fun will take place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. – offering a day of children’s activities, including face painting, hayrides and a hay maze, bobbing for apples, decorating pumpkins, carnival games, and fun photo opportunities!
     Shop for seasonal favorites such as pumpkins, gourds, mums, kettle corn, and caramel apples. Live entertainment includes two chef cooking demonstrations from Water Street Grille and Larry’s Alehouse & Deli. Enjoy an acoustical guitar performance from Phil Poteat.
     More than 50 vendors and artists will participate in this special October market. You’ll find seasonal fruits and vegetables; fresh seafood; beef, pork, and chicken; farm milk and eggs; homemade breads and baked goods; nitro brew coffee; handmade soaps and candles; pretzels; and so much more! Artists will be selling painted gourds, photos, paintings, jewelry, stained glass, hand-woven baskets, and alpaca products.
 
2018 Schedule

  • Shop Market Vendors and Local Artists                                          8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Kids Hay Maze & Photo Ops

  • Entertainment by Phil Poteat (Acoustical Guitar)                            9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

  • Chef Cooking Demonstration
     Water Street Grille                                                                            10:30 a.m.
     Larry’s Alehouse & Deli                                                                    12:30 p.m.

  • Children Activities                                                                          11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
     Family Hayrides
     Inflatable Slide
     Face Painting & Pumpkin Decorating
 
     Free parking for special events is available in several lots throughout Historic Yorktown, including the two-level garage on Water Street. The free Yorktown trolley runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
 
     Yorktown Market Days is always rain or shine. When it rains, the vendors and artists move into the lower level of the parking terrace. The extra activities, however, may be canceled due to inclement weather, and will not be rescheduled. Visitors are encouraged to follow Visit Yorktown’s social media accounts for all event-related changes and announcements.

Additional Event Info:
 
Special thanks to TSP Lawns & Landscapes and Yorktown Feed Seed ‘N More for generously donating labor and materials for this year’s hay maze! And to our 2018 Revolutionary sponsors: Farm Bureau Insurance and Langley Federal Credit Union. Chef Demonstrations are sponsored by State Farm Agent Mark Irwin and weekly entertainment by Amory Funeral Home. Yorktown Market Days and its activities are presented by York County and the Riverwalk Landing Business Association.


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