Events

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, July 9, 23 & 30, 2017 (4:45 - 5:15 PM)

Yorktown Waterfront, 331 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

The Fifes and Drums of Yorktown at the Yorktown Waterfront. Free. 757.898.9418

7/23/2017 4:45 PM - 5:15 PM

"Rock the Boat" Concert Series at Watermen's Museum

Sunday, July 23, 2017 (5:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Carrot Tree and Toby's Dog House will be sponsoring a new concert series call "Rock the Boat". Come and enjoy Sunday evenings with music, food and beer.  Hot dogs and steamed spiced shrimp and craft beer available for purchase.  $  757.988.1999  Information

7/23/2017 5:00 PM

Grace Church Summer Concert Series

Sundays, July & Aug, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Well known musicians and bands perform each Sunday including contemporary and country music, bluegrass, classic rock, modern hits, jazz quartet, Celtic music, traditional barbershop melodies and more.  Bring a blanket or lawn chair and pack a picnic supper.  Free. 757.890.4490  Summer Concert Flyer

July
July 23   Runaway String Band        
July 30   Something Different Duo .....       

7/23/2017 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Children Camps at American Revolution Museum at Yorktown

June & July (dates & times vary)

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

Summertime is here, the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown has several fun and educational children camps during June and July.  $ 888.593.4682   Registration Form    Flyer

 

7/24/2017

Free Summer Sampler Art Camp

Monday thru Friday, July 10 - 21, 2017 (times vary)

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

Sign up now, York County children and teens are invited to “sample” art this summer at On The Hill Gallery – free of charge! Sign up is June 13th and 20th from 11am - 3pm by phone only.  We are offering the program July 10-July 14 for ages 6-10 and July 17-21 for ages 11-14. Classes will be taught in two three-hour “sample” sessions – one in the morning and one in afternoon – in a variety of subjects. Students may take a total of six hours of classes – either on a single day or on two separate days. If students take a full day, they should bring a packed lunch and snacks.
Here’s the schedule.......
 

7/24/2017
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Summer Camp's at Watermen's Museum for all ages

June thru August, 2017 (9:00 - 3:00 PM)

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

Join the Watermen’s Museum this summer for several different fun summer camps for kids from kindergarten thru 12th grade.  See website for full details.  $  757.887.2641  

7/24/2017 9:00 AM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Watermen's Museum presents Yorktown Story Slam

Fourth Monday, July, 2017 (7:00 - 8:30 PM)

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

Story tellers come together at the Yorktown Story Slam every fourth Monday of the month to share their true personal tales about a monthly theme.  7 PM - Storytellers Presentation.  8 to 8:30 PM - Audience Stories.  Come join them to listen or maybe even tell your own story.  If you would like to submit a story for consideration in the program send your name, brief bio, and story synopsis to YorktownStorySlam@gmail.com by the Friday prior to the program. Free  757.887.2641.    

7/24/2017 7:00 PM

American Revolution Museum at Yorktown hosts Special Programs

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 (7:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

The Studebaker National Museum shares the story behind the carriage used by the Marquis de Lafayette during his 1824 visit to America and Studebaker’s long history of supplying vehicles to the military. Presentations by Archivist Andrew Beckman of the Studebaker National Museum and Marc Sammis of the U.S. Army Transportation Museum at Fort Eustis. Admission to the lecture is free; advance reservations recommended at 757.253.4572.  Flyer

7/25/2017 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Yorktown Sounds of Summer Concerts (formerly Shagging)

Thursday, July 27, 2017 (7:00 PM - 9:30 PM)

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

We've got everyone's Sounds of Summer here at Riverwalk Landing guaranteed to get you on your feet and swaying to the beat!  Put on your dancing shoes and join us Thursday’s on the river for this annual concert series featuring beach music and more for all ages.  This week’s featured entertainment is Band of Oz​​.  Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.  Riverwalk Landing.  Free. 757.890.3500   Flyer

 

7/27/2017 7:00 PM

'Photography' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

July & August, 2017 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and picturesque 'Photography' exhibit.  In addition to the exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Flyer

7/29/2017
Categories: AllArts

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Wed, Fri & Sat, July 2017 (dates & times vary)

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

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.  Wednesday Nights, 7-10pm, Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11pm

Fri, July 28th: Hector 8-11pm
Sat, July 29th: Absolute Acoustic 8-11pm......

For details 757.369.5644 or WaterStreetGrille website
Join us every Wednesday at 6-7pm for the WSG Running Club!

7/29/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, July 29, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare. This week’s featured music entertainment is Robbie Kerns & Clayton Ware.  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

7/29/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Live Music at Yorktown Pub

Fri & Sat, July, 2017 (9:30 - 12:30 PM)

Yorktown Pub, 540 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Enjoy your evenings at the Yorktown Pub with live music and great food throughout the month.  $  757.886.9964 or Yorktown Pub Website

Sat, 1st - Stuck on a Name  
Fri, 7th  – Marty Moore 
Sat, 8th – The Cover Ups.....    
 

7/29/2017 9:30 PM - 11:59 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, July 23 & 30, 2017 (times vary)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, 200 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Schedule Sundays thru July: (except Sun, July 16)
3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center.  
July 2, 2:30 pm at the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown. Included with admission. 757.898.9418
 

7/30/2017

Watermen's Yorktown Music Jamboree Concert Series

First Friday thru August 4, 2017 (6:00 - 9:00 PM)

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

Join us for Yorktown Music Jamboree First Friday Concert Series.  The concert is every first Friday of the month through August 4th.  Featuring local bands and musicians.   $  757.887.2641

 

8/4/2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Wed, Fri & Sat, August 2017 (dates & times vary)

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

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.  Wednesday Nights, 7-10pm, Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11pm......

 

8/5/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, August 5, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare.  This week’s live music is Chisman Creek Band.  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

8/5/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, August 6 thru 27, 2017 (times vary)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, 200 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Schedule Sundays thru August:
The Fifes and Drums of York Town, 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center.
August 6, 2:30 pm at the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown Included with admission. 757.898.9418

8/6/2017 - 8/13/2017

Grace Church Summer Concert Series

Sundays, July & Aug, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Well known musicians and bands perform each Sunday including contemporary and country music, bluegrass, classic rock, modern hits, jazz quartet, Celtic music, traditional barbershop melodies and more.  Bring a blanket or lawn chair and pack a picnic supper.  Free. 757.890.4490  Summer Concert Flyer

July
July 23   Runaway String Band        
July 30   Something Different Duo .....       

8/6/2017 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Summer Camp's at Watermen's Museum for all ages

June thru August, 2017 (9:00 - 3:00 PM)

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

Join the Watermen’s Museum this summer for several different fun summer camps for kids from kindergarten thru 12th grade.  See website for full details.  $  757.887.2641  

8/7/2017 9:00 AM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Military Band Concert Series

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 (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 "U.S. Navy Fleet Forces Band".  Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500   Flyer

Aug 15 - Blue Aces
Aug 22 - Rhythm in Blue
Aug 29 - Premium Blend Jazz Combo

 

8/8/2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

'Photography' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

July & August, 2017 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and picturesque 'Photography' exhibit.  In addition to the exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Flyer

8/12/2017
Categories: AllArts

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Wed, Fri & Sat, August 2017 (dates & times vary)

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

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.  Wednesday Nights, 7-10pm, Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11pm......

 

8/12/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, August 12, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare.  This week’s live music is Lana Puckett & Kim Person.  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

8/12/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, August 6-27, 2017 (times vary)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, 200 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

The Fifes and Drums of York Town, 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center.

August 6, 2:30 pm at the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown Included with admission. 757.898.9418

8/13/2017

Grace Church Summer Concert Series

Sundays, July & Aug, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Well known musicians and bands perform each Sunday including contemporary and country music, bluegrass, classic rock, modern hits, jazz quartet, Celtic music, traditional barbershop melodies and more.  Bring a blanket or lawn chair and pack a picnic supper.  Free. 757.890.4490  Summer Concert Flyer

July
July 23   Runaway String Band        
July 30   Something Different Duo .....       

8/13/2017 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Military Band Concert Series

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 (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".  Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500   Flyer

Aug 22 - Rhythm in Blue
Aug 29 - Premium Blend Jazz Combo

 

8/15/2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Wed, Fri & Sat, August 2017 (dates & times vary)

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

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.  Wednesday Nights, 7-10pm, Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11pm......

 

8/19/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, August 19, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare.  This week’s live music is Phil Poteat.  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

8/19/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, August 6 thru 27, 2017 (times vary)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, 200 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Schedule Sundays thru August:
The Fifes and Drums of York Town, 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center.
August 6, 2:30 pm at the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown Included with admission. 757.898.9418

8/20/2017 - 8/27/2017

Grace Church Summer Concert Series

Sundays, July & Aug, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Well known musicians and bands perform each Sunday including contemporary and country music, bluegrass, classic rock, modern hits, jazz quartet, Celtic music, traditional barbershop melodies and more.  Bring a blanket or lawn chair and pack a picnic supper.  Free. 757.890.4490  Summer Concert Flyer

July
July 23   Runaway String Band        
July 30   Something Different Duo .....       

8/20/2017 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Summer Camp's at Watermen's Museum for all ages

June thru August, 2017 (9:00 - 3:00 PM)

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

Join the Watermen’s Museum this summer for several different fun summer camps for kids from kindergarten thru 12th grade.  See website for full details.  $  757.887.2641  

8/21/2017 9:00 AM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Military Band Concert Series

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (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" .  Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500   Flyer

Aug 29 - Premium Blend Jazz Combo

 

8/22/2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

National Park Service Birthday

Friday, August 25, 2017 (9 AM - 5 PM)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 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

8/25/2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

'Photography' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

July & August, 2017 (times vary)

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

Come out to The Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and picturesque 'Photography' exhibit.  In addition to the exhibit the Gallery will have a host of new and beautiful art, jewelry, pottery and much more for sale.  Closed Mon.  Free. Call 757.890.4490 for more information.  Flyer

8/26/2017
Categories: AllArts

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Wed, Fri & Sat, August 2017 (dates & times vary)

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

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.  Wednesday Nights, 7-10pm, Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11pm......

 

8/26/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, August 26, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare.  This week’s live music is Louis Vangieri.  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

8/26/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, August 6-27, 2017 (times vary)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, 200 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

The Fifes and Drums of York Town, 3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center.

August 6, 2:30 pm at the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown Included with admission. 757.898.9418

8/27/2017

Grace Church Summer Concert Series

Sundays, July & Aug, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Well known musicians and bands perform each Sunday including contemporary and country music, bluegrass, classic rock, modern hits, jazz quartet, Celtic music, traditional barbershop melodies and more.  Bring a blanket or lawn chair and pack a picnic supper.  Free. 757.890.4490  Summer Concert Flyer

July
July 23   Runaway String Band        
July 30   Something Different Duo .....       

8/27/2017 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Military Band Concert Series

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (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 "Premium Blend Jazz Combo" with the TRADOC Band. Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500   Flyer

 

8/29/2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fri & Sat, September 2017 (dates & times vary)

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

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.  Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11pm......

 

9/2/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, September 2, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare.  This week’s live music is A Taste of Love with Bart and Jan.  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

9/2/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

"Before the Siege: The British Army in Yorktown"

Sat & Sun, September 2 & 3, 2017 (9:00 am - 5:00 PM)

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

Experience the village of Yorktown as it might have appeared in 1781, under the occupation of His Majesty's forces.  Watch British soldiers drill, and execute their daily duties.  See local town folk of the day going about their business under the watchful eye of the administration of Lord Cornwallis. Demonstrations, martial and domestic will delight visitors, offering a glimpse into a period in our history long past. Yorktown Battlefield. $ 757.898.2410

9/2/2017 9:00 AM - 9/3/2017 5:00 PM

Virginia Symphony Concert

Saturday, September 2, 2017 (6:00 - 9:30 PM)

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

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

9/2/2017 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fri & Sat, September 2017 (dates & times vary)

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

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.  Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11pm......

 

9/9/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, September 9, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare.  This week’s live music is Audio Portrait.  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

9/9/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fri & Sat, September 2017 (dates & times vary)

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

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.  Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11pm......

 

9/16/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, September 16, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare.  This week’s live music is Ron Fetner.  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

9/16/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Oyster Roast at Watermen's Museum

Saturday, September 16, 2017 (12:00 - 3:00 PM)

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

Enjoy fresh roasted or raw oysters sourced from multiple local sources.  Chowder, side dishes, and desserts included. Watermen’s Museum.  Call for tickets. $ 757.887.2641

9/16/2017 12:00 PM

Watermen’s Museum Folk Festival

Sat and Sun, September 23 & 24, 2017 (times vary)

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

Enjoy America’s best music genres during this two-day event.  Local and regional bands on three stages.  Food and beverages available.  10 am to 8 pm Sat. and 12 to 5 pm Sun.  Watermen’s Museum.  Free.  757.887.2641

9/23/2017

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fri & Sat, September 2017 (dates & times vary)

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

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.  Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11pm......

 

9/23/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, September 23, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare.  This week’s live music is Stephen Christoff.  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

9/23/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Yorktown Art Stroll

Sunday, September 24, 2017 (11:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

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

Riverwalk Landing, Yorktown Freight Shed and merchants 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. Artist email:  yorktownartsfoundation@gmail.com for information.  757.369.1108

9/24/2017 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Fri & Sat, September 2017 (dates & times vary)

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

Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout the month.  Friday and Saturday Nights, 8-11pm......

 

9/30/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, September 30, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare.  This week’s live music is Sojorn.  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

9/30/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Yorktown Wine Festival

Saturday, October 7, 2017 (12:00 - 6:00 PM)

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

Whether you consider yourself a wine connoisseur or an aspiring novice—you don’t want to miss our grand tasting. Not only will you sample some of Virginia’s finest vino, but we’ll take your palate on a trip around the world! Yorktown shares more than just history with our sister cities Zweibrücken and Port-Vendres. In a nod to both countries, you can sample Rieslings and Gewürztraminers from Germany and indulge bubbly from France—the only place where true champagne is created! We’ll feature live music, great food from local restaurants, and the work of talented artisans.  Rain or Shine. Riverwalk Landing.  Admission is $30 in advance and $35 at the door.  Village Events Website  757.877.2933

10/7/2017 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days and Fall Festival Celebration

Saturday, October 14, 2017 (8:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days and Fall Festival Celebration located on the Yorktown waterfront operates with extended hours Oct. 14.  In addition to the usual array of fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, specialty cut flowers, quality art, and entertainment, fall festival activities include hayrides, face painting, children’s games and activities, pumpkins and mums. This week’s featured music entertainment is Henley Fork (Bluegrass).  Riverwalk Landing.  Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

10/14/2017 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Yorktown Day

Thursday, October 19, 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Ceremonies, a parade, fifes and drums performances, and special programs commemorate the 236th anniversary of America’s momentous Revolutionary War victory at Yorktown. Yorktown Battlefield. Free. 757.898.2410

10/19/2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, October 21, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare. This week’s featured music entertainment is Sojorn (Variety of Hits).  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

10/21/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, October 28, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days located on the Yorktown waterfront operates weekly on Saturdays 8 am to 12 pm with extended hours Oct. 14, Nov. 11 & 18, and Dec. 9.  Featuring over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare. This week’s featured music entertainment is Phil Poteat (Acoustical Guitar).  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free.  757.890.3500  Flyer

10/28/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, November 11, 2017 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days on the Yorktown waterfront operates with extended hours Nov. 11. The Market features over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare. This week’s featured music entertainment is Elderberry Jam (Country, Bluegrass, Folk) .  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500  Flyer

11/11/2017 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, November 18, 2017 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days on the Yorktown waterfront operates with extended hours Nov. 18. The Market features over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare. This week’s featured music entertainment is Ralph Motley and the Last Minute Grass (Bluegrass) .  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500  Flyer

11/18/2017 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Holiday Open House Weekend

Sat and Sun, November 18 & 19 , 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

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

11/18/2017 9:00 AM - 11/19/2017 5:00 PM

Christmas Tree Lighting

Friday, December 1, 2017 (7:30 - 8:30 PM)

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

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

12/1/2017 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Christmas Market on Main

Saturday, December 2, 2017 (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 entertainment, and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. Historic Main Street. Free. Vendor information VillageEvents@cox.net 757.877.2933

 
12/2/2017 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Yorktown Lighted Boat Parade

Saturday, December 2, 2017 (6:00 - 8:00 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. Yorktown waterfront. Free. 757.890.4970

12/2/2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Cookies with Santa

Sunday, December 3, 2017 (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. 301 Main Street. Free. 757.890.4490

12/3/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 9, 2017 (8:30 - 10:00 AM)

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

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

12/9/2017 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, December 9, 2017 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

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

A favorite event, Yorktown Market Days on the Yorktown waterfront operates with extended hours Dec. 9. The Market features over 35 local farmers, producers, vendors, and artists throughout the season, including a variety of homegrown favorites and local art.  Delicious food, exciting entertainment, beautiful and inspiring artwork, and a view beyond compare. This week’s featured music entertainment is Ron Herrick (Variety of Holiday Music).  Shoppers can enjoy the added bonus of watching local chefs demonstrate the preparation of various dishes on select Saturdays.  Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500  Flyer

12/9/2017 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Toyland Parade

Saturday, December 9, 2017 (1:00 - 3:00 PM)

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

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

 
12/9/2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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