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 01 · York Town Area Events
    Virginia Symphony Concert
    Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690 ( map ) Pre-concert performance by the Fifes and Drums of York Town and picnic judging, 6 pm.  Pack a picnic supper, bring a lawn ... (...)
  • February 05 · York Town Area Events
    Summer Concert Series - Poisoned Dwarf
    Grace Episcopal Church, 111 Church Street, Yorktown VA 23690 ( map ) A program of Celtic music focusing primarily on traditional Irish tunes.  Bring a chair or blanket and pack a picnic ... (...)
  • January 19 · York Town Area Events
    Yorktown Market Days
    Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA ( map ) Saturdays, May 14 - October 29 (except Oct. 1) – Yorktown Market Days, 9 am to 1 pm with extended hours on Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & 19, and ... (...)