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)

  • April 15 · York Town Area Events
    'Christmas in Yorktown' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall
    The Gallery at York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 ( map ) Come and enjoy the best of the best of local artist around our area.  There will be a mix of local and Christmas holiday . (...)
  • February 05 · York Town Area Events
    A Colonial Christmas
    Yorktown Victory Center, 200 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 ( map ) Holiday traditions of 17th- and 18th-century Virginia are recalled through special interpretive programs and, from December ... (...)
  • January 01 · York Town Area Events
    Cabin Fever Concert for January
    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 . (...)