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)

  • December 19 · York Town Area Events
    Live Music at Water Street Grille
    Water Street Grille, 323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690  (map) Enjoy your evenings with great, live music at the Water Street Grille throughout December. Friday, 20th: Caleb Folks Duo .. (...)
  • December 15 · York Town Area Events
    American Revolution Museum at Yorktown
    American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, 200 Water Street, Yorktown VA 23690 ( map ) The new American Revolution Museum at Yorktown is a great start for visitors to learn in a new and fun way ... (...)
  • November 09 · 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 ... (...)