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)

  • September 26 · York Town Area Events
    'Yorktown Art' Exhibit at the Gallery at York Hall
    Gallery at York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown VA 23690 ( map ) Come out to the Gallery at York Hall and enjoy beautiful and local 'Yorktown Art' exhibit, featuring Linda Miller, botanical ... (...)
  • August 16 · York Town Area Events
    Yorktown Market Days
    Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA ( map ) Located on the Yorktown waterfront, the market is in its 10th season and operates weekly on Saturdays and hosts more than 35 local ... (...)
  • May 03 · York Town Area Events
    Veterans Day Ceremony
    The Gallery at York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 ( map ) York County Historical Committee presents,  “Letters from War”,  theme for this annual event in which all veterans are (...)