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)

  • March 30 · York Town Area Events
    NPS Memorial Day Weekend
    Yorktown Battlefield, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, VA 23690 ( map ) The Yorktown National Cemetery, which is part of Colonial National Historical Park, annually commemorates Memorial Day ... (...)
  • February 25 · York Town Area Events
    "Shagging on the Riverwalk" Beach Music Concert Series
    Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA ( map ) Put on your dancing shoes and join us for this annual concert series featuring a variety of beach music for all ages to enjoy. Bring ... (...)