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)

  • August 20 · York Town Area Events
    The 19th Annual Virginia Symphony Orchestra 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 chair ... (...)
  • March 09 · York Town Area Events
    "Rhythms on the Riverwalk" Concert Series
    Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA ( map ) Get your toes tappin’ to fantastic sounds during this five-week concert series featuring three Fridays of toe tappin’ Jazz and Big Band (...)
  • January 12 · York Town Area Events
    Yorktown Market Days
    Riverwalk Landing, 331 Water Street, Yorktown VA ( map ) Fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked goods, coffee, specialty cut flowers, quality art, entertainment and much more await you at the ... (...)