Events

American Revolution Museum at Yorktown hosts Special Programs

Friday & Saturday, June 23 & 24, 2017 (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

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

“Profiles of Honor” Traveling Exhibition, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. – The “Profiles of Honor” traveling exhibition brings to life Virginia’s integral role in World War I and II and highlights stories of people who served in both conflicts. Visitors are invited to bring personal World War I and II-related photographs, letters and documents to be scanned for inclusion in the Virginia Profiles of Honor Project. Sponsored by the Virginia World War I & II Commemoration Commission. Admission to the traveling exhibition is free.  757.253.4838  Flyer

6/23/2017 9:00 AM - 6/24/2017 6:00 PM

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Wed, Fri & Sat, June 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, June 23rd: Dharma Initiative 8-11pm
Sat, June 24th: Wampler Brothers 8-11pm
Wed, June 28th: Ron Hamilton Steel Drums 7-10pm
Fri, June 30th: Planet Full of Blues 8-11pm

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



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

6/24/2017

'Stained Glass' Exhibit at The Gallery at York Hall

June, 2017 (hours vary)

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

Come and enjoy the 'Stain Glass' Exhibit 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

6/24/2017
Categories: AllArts

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, June 24, 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 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

6/24/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

"Afterward" Exhibition at American Revolution Museum at Yorktown

June 10 thru November 27, 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

American Revolution Museum at Yorktown’s inaugural special exhibition: “AFTERWARD” – When the battle ceased at Yorktown, it was just the beginning. Follow the incredible stories of veterans of the Siege of Yorktown and how they went on after the war to help shape the America we know today. A series of public lectures and plays will take place on June 10, September 17, September 29-30, October 18, and November 11 and 15.  $  888.593.4682  Flyer

6/24/2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

On the Hill Gallery hosts "Blue" Art Show

June 3 thru July 3, 2017 (open hours)

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

From June 3 - July 3, Yorktown Arts Foundation members invite you to visit their “Blue” inspired medium art show. Members create art media through references to the blue sky, a blue eye, the deep blue sea, blues music, a sad emotion or perhaps the sound of the word.  Join us June 3 for free reception from 6 - 8pm.  Free  757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com

6/24/2017 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

Auntie M's American Cottage Art Classes

Saturday, June 24, 2017 (1:00 - 3:00 PM)

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

Join Artist, Barb Risucci in creating one-of-a kind art piece. The artist will walk you through the steps for you to take home a beautiful piece of art. Supplies included-prices vary, reservations recommended.   $  757.369.8150 or www.auntiemsamericancottage.com.

June 24- Wet Felted 3-D Vessel Workshop (1-3pm)

 

 

6/24/2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, June 4 - 25, 2017 (times vary)

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)
Yorktown Waterfront, 331 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, 200 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Schedule Sundays thru June:
3:45 pm at the Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center. Included with admission.
4:45 pm at the Yorktown waterfront. Free.
June 4, 2:30 pm at the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown. Included with admission. 757.898.9418

6/25/2017

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

Sunday, June 25, 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".  Brian Carmona Band (a multi-genre artist influenced by jimi hendrix) will be kicking off our summer concert series.  Hot dogs and steamed spiced shrimp and beer available for purchase.  $  757.988.1999  Information

6/25/2017 5:00 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

 

6/26/2017

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  

6/26/2017 9:00 AM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Watermen's Museum presents Yorktown Story Slam

Fourth Mondays, 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.    

6/26/2017 7:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Wednesdays, June 7-28, 2017 (4:45 - 5:15 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
 

6/28/2017 4:45 PM

Yorktown Sounds of Summer Concerts (formerly Shagging)

Thursday, June 29, 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 Coolin Out Band.  Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.  Riverwalk Landing.  Free. 757.890.3500   Flyer

July 13 – The Main Event Band 
July 20 – Tidewater Drive Band
July 27 – Band of Oz 

6/29/2017 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

7/1/2017
Categories: AllArts

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Wed, Fri & Sat, June & 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, June 30th: Planet Full of Blues 8-11pm
Sat, July 1st: Good Shot Judy 8-11pm
Wed, July 5th: Dear Hearts 7-10pm......

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

7/1/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, July 1, 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

7/1/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Live Music at Yorktown Pub

Fri & Sat, June/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

Fri, 30th PCJ 
Sat, July 1st Stuck on a Name 

7/1/2017 9:30 PM - 11:59 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Sundays, July 2, 9, 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
 

7/2/2017

Grace Church Summer Concert Series

Sundays, July 2 thru Aug 27, 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 2   York River Concert Band    
July 9   Chisman Creek .....       

7/2/2017 4:59 PM - 6:30 PM

Grace Episcopal Church Summer Concert Series

Sunday, July 2, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Enjoy an outdoor concert by the York River Concert Band in the Churchyard.  Bring a chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper. Presented by the Celebrate Yorktown Committee.  Free. 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

7/2/2017 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

 

7/3/2017

Watermen's Museum hosts 'Painting on the River'

First Monday, 2017 (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

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

The Watermen’s Museum is hosting a first Monday, monthly evening of painting with a local artist. The local artist will guide you through the techniques of painting, and you will go home with your own work of art. All supplies included.  $. For reservations 757.813.6664  

7/3/2017 6:00 PM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

Independence Day 8K run/5K walk

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 (8:00 AM - 10 AM)

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

An 8K run on the scenic roads and trails of the Yorktown Battlefield.  Walkers and shorter distance runners are invited to a non-scored 5K event.  Both runs begin and end near Surrender Field. Parking and registration at York High School begins at 6:30 am. Admission. $  757.898.3663  4th of July website  Race Flyer

7/4/2017 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Yorktown Liberty Celebration

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

Salute the 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. Observe tactical and artillery drills, take part in military exercises, and learn about the challenges that faced our nation’s founders, including those who signed the historic document.  Admission. $ 757.253.4838  News Release

7/4/2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Yorktown July 4th Celebration

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 (9 AM - 9:30 PM)

Historic Yorktown, VA 23690 (map)

Yorktown July 4th Celebration  Independence Day in Yorktown is a family friendly celebration featuring an 8 am Yorktown Independence Day 8K run and 5K walk at York High School and a patriotic parade along Water and Main Streets at 9 am.  During the day, activities cease to give families time to enjoy the beach, visit our shops and museums, or head on home for their Independence Day cookout.  Come back for our evening activities including the 7 pm Bell-Ringing Ceremony, 8 pm Patriotic Concert, and the amazing fireworks show on the York River at 9:15 pm.  Bring your flags, wear red, white, and blue, and celebrate America! Yorktown Waterfront. Free  757.890.3500   4th of July website

7/4/2017 9:00 AM - 9:30 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Wednesdays, July 5, 19 & 26, 2017 (4:45 - 5:15 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

7/5/2017 4:45 PM

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

 

7/7/2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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 7th: Hector 8-11pm
Sat, July 8th: Jonny Cardigan Band 8-11pm
Wed, July 12th: Ron Hamilton, Steel Drums 7-10pm......

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

7/8/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, July 8, 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 Tim Seaman.  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

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

"Afterward" Exhibition at American Revolution Museum at Yorktown

June 10 thru November 27, 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

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

American Revolution Museum at Yorktown’s inaugural special exhibition: “AFTERWARD” – When the battle ceased at Yorktown, it was just the beginning. Follow the incredible stories of veterans of the Siege of Yorktown and how they went on after the war to help shape the America we know today. A series of public lectures and plays will take place on June 10, September 17, September 29-30, October 18, and November 11 and 15.  $  888.593.4682  Flyer

7/8/2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

On the Hill Gallery hosts "Blue" Art Show

June 3 thru July 3, 2017 (open hours)

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

From June 3 - July 3, Yorktown Arts Foundation members invite you to visit their “Blue” inspired medium art show. Members create art media through references to the blue sky, a blue eye, the deep blue sea, blues music, a sad emotion or perhaps the sound of the word.  Join us June 3 for free reception from 6 - 8pm.  Free  757.369.1108 or www.onthehillgallery.com

7/8/2017 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Categories: AllArts

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

7/9/2017 4:45 PM - 5:15 PM

Grace Episcopal Church Summer Concert Series

Sunday, July 9, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Blending traditional and contemporary bluegrass. Classic rock, modern hits and original songs, Chisman Creek creates its own unique and impressive style.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper.  Presented by the Celebrate Yorktown Committee.  Free 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

7/9/2017 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

 

7/10/2017

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  

7/10/2017 9:00 AM
Categories: AllArtsFamily Fun

York River Floating Folk Jam at Watermen's Museum

Second Wednesday, 2017 (5:30 - 9:00 PM)

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

Second Wednesday every month is Watermen's Museum Music Jam Session: Don't miss an evening of fun and music with ShantyGrass and visiting amateurs and professional musicians as you join them in passing songs around a circle.  Just come and enjoy traditional and modern music from colonial to the modern day.  Bring a small side dish to share.  Free  757.887.2641    

7/12/2017 5:30 PM

Yorktown Sounds of Summer Concerts (formerly Shagging)

Thursday, July 13, 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 The Main Event Band.  Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.  Riverwalk Landing.  Free. 757.890.3500   Flyer

July 20 – Tidewater Drive Band
July 27 – Band of Oz 

7/13/2017 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

7/15/2017
Categories: AllArts

Live Music at Water Street Grille

Wed, Fri & Sat, June & 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 14th: Dharma Initiative 8-11pm
Sat, July 15th: Damn Jankes 8-11pm
Wed, July 19th: Felicia Hoyos 7-10pm......

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

7/15/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, July 15, 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 Dave Crumpler & Michael Glass.  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

7/15/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grace Episcopal Church Summer Concert Series

Sunday, July 16, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

The Mullins Sisters are Nashville recording artists and popular performers from Donk’s Theatre, this dynamic sister trio entertains with contemporary and country music.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper.  Presented by the Celebrate Yorktown Committee.  Free 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

7/16/2017 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

 

7/17/2017

Watermen's Museum Swing Dance

Third Monday, 2017 (7:30 - 10:00 PM)

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

Join us every third Monday of the month for swing dance.  7:30 - 8 PM for instructions and 8 - 10 PM dancing!  $  757.887.2641

7/17/2017 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

The Fifes and Drums of York Town

Wednesdays, July 19 & 26, 2017 (4:45 - 5:15 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

7/19/2017 4:45 PM

Yorktown Sounds of Summer Concerts (formerly Shagging)

Thursday, July 20, 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 Tidewater Drive Band​.  Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.  Riverwalk Landing.  Free. 757.890.3500   Flyer

July 27 – Band of Oz 

7/20/2017 7:00 PM

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 21st, Wampler Brothers 8-11pm
Sat, July 22nd, TBD 8-11pm
Wed, July 26th: TBD 7-10pm......

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

7/22/2017

Yorktown Market Days

Saturday, July 22, 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 Brian Carmona.  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

7/22/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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

Grace Episcopal Church Summer Concert Series

Sunday, July 23, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Runaway String Band sings bluegrass, country, folk and contemporary tunes to the accompaniment of guitar, mandolin, banjo and viola da gamba. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper.  Presented by the Celebrate Yorktown Committee.  Free 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

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

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 Mondays, 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 Robby 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

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

Grace Episcopal Church Summer Concert Series

Sunday, July 30, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Something Different Duo, Brad Sindle on the keyboard and Ashley Senner, his daughter and talented singer perform music from a variety of genres spanning multiple decades.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper.  Presented by the Celebrate Yorktown Committee.  Free 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

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

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

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, August 6 thru 27, 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

August
Aug 6     Lana Puckett & Kim Person        
Aug 13   Timeline Jazz Quartet .....      

8/6/2017 4:59 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 

Aug 15 - Blue Aces
Aug 22 - Rhythmn 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

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 Episcopal Church Summer Concert Series

Sunday, August 13, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

A popular musical group, the Timeline Jazz Quartet features traditional and contemporary jazz arrangements.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper.  Presented by the Celebrate Yorktown Committee.  Free 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

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 

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

 

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

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 Episcopal Church Summer Concert Series

Sunday, August 20, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

A local favorite, Magic of Harmony Show Chorus are ladies performing traditional barbarshop melodies, contemporary, pop, and musical theatre songs.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper.  Presented by the Celebrate Yorktown Committee.  Free 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

8/20/2017 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 "Rhythmn in Blue" .  Riverwalk Landing. Free. 757.890.3500 

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

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 Episcopal Church Summer Concert Series

Sunday, August 27, 2017 (5:00 - 6:30 PM)

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

Poisoned Dwarf, a program of Celtic music focusing primarily on traditional Irish tunes.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket and pack a picnic supper.  Presented by the Celebrate Yorktown Committee.  Free 757.890.4490

Summer Concert Flyer

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

Watermen's Museum presents Yorktown Story Slam

Fourth Mondays, 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.    

8/28/2017 7:00 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 

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

Watermen's Museum presents Yorktown Story Slam

Fourth Mondays, 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.    

9/25/2017 7:00 PM

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)

Sample wines from premiere wineries throughout the Commonwealth. Wineries, live music, great food from local restaurants and artisans.  Rain or Shine. Riverwalk Landing. Admission is $30 in advance and $35 at the door. . For details 757.877.2933 or Village Events Website

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

Watermen's Museum presents Yorktown Story Slam

Fourth Mondays, 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.    

10/23/2017 7:00 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

Watermen's Museum presents Yorktown Story Slam

Fourth Mondays, 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.    

11/27/2017 7:00 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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