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 www.riverwalklanding.com 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 10 · York Town Area Events
    Watermen's Museum presents Yorktown Story Slam
    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 ... (...)
  • January 04 · York Town Area Events
    Grand Opening of American Revolution Museum at Yorktown
    American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, 200 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 ( map ) Celebrate the opening of the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, featuring an introductory film, ... (...)
  • January 04 · York Town Area Events
    Grand Opening of American Revolution Museum at Yorktown
    American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, 200 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 ( map ) Celebrate the opening of the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, featuring an introductory film, ... (...)
  • November 09 · 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 ... (...)