Things To Do

Yorktown offers an amazing choice of opportunities for relaxation, education, and just plain fun.  Yorktown’s historic district and surrounding area feature 18th century homes, revolutionary battlefields, a scenic riverfront beach, plus unique restaurants and shops, all without the city crowds. Just a short drive away you’ll find Colonial Williamsburg,  Jamestown Settlement, and Busch Gardens. Visit to explore local dining and shopping options.


Below is a small sampling of Yorktown’s Calendar of  Events.
(for a full list click here)

  • January 05 · York Town Area Events
    Sister Cities French Market
    Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 ( map ) Join Sister Cities Yorktown for the 4th Annual Authentic French Market and experience all things French with all of your ... (...)
  • January 05 · York Town Area Events
    Pirates Invade Yorktown
    Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA ( map ) Pirates, representing seafaring life in the late 17th and 18th-centuries, invade Yorktown. Visit the encampment, watch the cannon firing (...)
  • January 02 · York Town Area Events
    Cabin Fever Concert for March
    Freight Shed, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 (map) Wipe the winter blues away with a free concert in the Freight Shed at Riverwalk Landing in historic Yorktown. Local musicians engage and . (...)