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We're gearing up for fall fun! Find family activities and events for the weekend. If you don't find the perfect fit below then visit our Daily Calendar for all the events! 

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ūüé∂ Rhythms on the Riverwalk - Michael Clark Band - Thursday, September 8 from 6:30 - 9:30 pm

Michael Clark Band opens the Rhythms on the Riverwalk FREE Concert Series for fall 2022 this Thursday Sept 8th at 6:30 pm. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Coolers are allowed and many Historic Yorktown restaurants will be open! Don't forget your friends and family + dancing shoes... More Info

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Annual Fall Sidewalk Sale - Merchants Square - Friday, September 9th - Sunday, September 11 from 10 am to 5 pm

Have fun shopping while finding great deals at Merchants Square Fall Sidewalk Sale.  Grab lunch while you shop and enjoy the fall air!  Even runs Friday thru Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm - more info

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12 Angry Men - Opening Weekend at the Williamsburg Players - Friday September 9

Run Dates: - Friday September 9th - Saturday September 25 (Fri - Sun)

12 Angry Men at Williamsburg Players opens this Friday, September 9 and runs through Sunday, September 25! This timeless courtroom drama weaves its magic, keeping audiences guessing until the final result. WP kept the original title (12 Angry Men) but feature women and men in their first production of this classic thriller. Learn more and get your tickets: 

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Live Music with Red Stapler Duo at The Virginia Beer Company on Friday, September 9 from 6 pm - 9 pm

Welcome the weekend with the winner of Coastal Virginia Mag's GOLD Medal for best Musical Act, Red Stapler Duo. Old City BBQ Food Truck will serve dinner. Draft discounts for Frontline Workers, Military Personnel, and First Responders.  More info

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Howl-O-Scream opening weekend!! Friday September 9 - Sunday September 11

Jack is back!   This year there are all new haunted houses and terror-tories!  Check out our list of all that is new and terrifying here....

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Water Country is still open!

Water County USA - along with the  ALL-NEW Aquazoid Amped check out the ALL-NEW Lil' Surfers Splash Pad!  If you need a single day ticket there is a Groupon running for that - here are the lastest discounts 


First Responders Market at the Yorktown Market Days - Saturday, September 10 from 8 am to 12 pm

You won’t want to miss the York County Fire & Life Safety fire truck, patrol cars, crime prevention trailer, DARE tent, motorcycles, and K-9 unit all comint to this specially themed Yorktown Market Days. Also you can shop the nearly 40 local vendors and artists who will be onsite. Shop for seasonal produce; fresh seafood and meats; breads; fresh-cut flowers; handmade soaps and candles; honey; gourmet dog treats; and a beautiful display of work from local artists and artisans! Check out the vendor list: here

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VPPSA’s Household Chemical Collection, Electronics Recycling and Paper Shredding on Saturday, September 10 from 8 am - Noon

Collections are open to the residents of Williamsburg, James City County, York County, Hampton and Poquoson. Proof of residency may be required. VPPSA staff will unload your vehicle. Please stay in your vehicle unless requested. More information

Williamsburg Farmers Market - Saturday, September 10 from 8 am to noon

37 vendors will set up on Duke of Gloucester Street and in the P4 lot this Saturday. This week's seasonal produce includes raspberries, peaches, apples, tomatoes, melons, squash, microgreens, mushrooms, onions, salad mix, potted herbs, and more. You can also find eggs, meats, baked goods, pasta, pickles, honey, cut flowers and so much more. This week is a fusion of all that is good about summer and the beginning of fall offerings. See vendor list here

POP Club for children aged 4-12 is back! Kid’s will try 2 bites of a fruit or vegetable, and participate in an activity in order to earn POP Bucks ($3) to spend at market. 

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Homeschool Days at Colonial Williamsburg - starts Saturday September 10th from 9 am - 5 pm

Colonial Williamsburg invites homeschoolers and their families to experience revolutionary educational opportunities. Discover history brought to life and meet the people who contributed to the founding of America. Discounts are available to homeschoolers, homeschool co-ops and immediate family. Tickets must be purchased online in advance. MORE INFO

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Drool in the Pool - Chickahominy Riverfront Park Pool - Saturday, September 10 from 9 am to 1 pm

This event welcomes water-loving pups to join animal lovers to save lives, one belly flop at a time! Once a year, dogs of all shapes and sizes converge on the Chickahominy Riverfront Park pool for a day they’ll never forget! More info

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Girl Scouts Love Virginia State Parks at York River State Park on Saturday, September 10 from 10 am ‚Äď 2 pm

Discover wonders of the estuarine ecosystem with our Girl Scouts of America friends!  Staff and volunteers will be stationed near the Visitor Center to share the wonders of our marshes, woodlands, and waters... More info

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Annual Oyster Roast at The Watermen‚Äôs Museum ‚Äď Saturday, September 10 from noon to 3 pm

This Oyster Roast also has food options for those who are not oyster fans! Food for the event will include: Oysters (raw or roasted), Homemade gluten-free clam chowder (with or without bacon), Hot Dogs, Side dishes, Desserts.  Sodas and water, wine and beer will also be available. Just head over after the First Responders Market! More Details

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Kiwanis Annual Shrimp Feast w/Chong Band at the Jamestown Settlement Saturday, September 10 from 4 - 7 pm

It's back, and with a new location and incredible music- ¬†Chong Band!!¬†The¬†Kiwanis Club of Williamsburg¬†will hold its Annual¬†Shrimp Feast ‚Äď a longtime community favorite fundraising event ‚Äston Saturday, September 10th¬†from 4:00-7:00 p.m.¬† More info & Tickets


Bits and Bridles Tour in Colonial Williamsburg Daily (no tours on Sundays)

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the facilities, learn more about the carriages, and get up close and personal with some of the beautiful animals in Colonial Williamsburg. Tour is only $5 and lasts about 1 hour.  More info and Reservations here

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Haunted Williamsburg at Colonial Williamsburg - Tours Nightly at 7 pm & 8:30 pm

How about an eerie evening with the official ghost tour of Colonial Williamsburg. Walk through Colonial Williamsburg at night with a ghost teller relaying authentic ghost stories from the 1700s. And maybe they will mention a few creepy recent encounters too... More info

Reminder if your a local resident the Good Neighbors Pass will get a 25% discount.

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2nd Sundays Art & Music Festival - Sunday, September 11 from 11 am - 5 pm

Wow hard to believe there are only 4 more festivals left in 2022! Fun, family friendly atmosphere. There is something to be enjoyed by all! ADMISSION IS FREE. Stop by Localourist's booth and get your Burg Dog and Burg Wear, they will be near Aroma's & Blue Talon! Great artists, food & music planned. See you Sunday! More info

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Matilda Auditions at the Williamsburg Players - Sunday, September 11 at 2 pm & 7 pm and Monday, September 12 at 7 pm

Open Auditions for Matilda the Musical! Children and adults needed. All roles open! Prepare a song that showcases who you are. Bring sheet music in your key, a digital track or CD without vocals.  Here are all the auditions details...MORE INFO

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Hannah's Presale Pass Contest & Moms Night Out Contest

  1. Enter to win a pass to MOM’S NIGHT OUT on Wednesday, September 28 at 7pm!  Enter Here
  2. Enter to win a pass to shop at the Pre-Sale on Thursday, September 29 at 9:30am. Enter Here
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Upcoming Events

New Town Tunes ‚Äď FREE After Hours Concert Series ‚Äď First Concert Kicks off on Sept. 14 with The DeLoreans Band

Bring your lawn chair or blanket and enjoy being outdoors while you listen to some tunes in the heart of New Town! The DeLoreans Band ‚ÄúThe Ultimate 80s Tribute‚ÄĚ opens the series on Sept. 14. James City County Parks & Recreation, in partnership with CultureFix and New Town present the FREE¬†After Hours Concert Series.¬†More info

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FALL Classes & Sports!

Fall Registrations! Sports & Classes

Our Sports & Classes page is starting to fill with lots of registrations - if you are looking for a sport of class for you or your toddler to teen check it out.

If you are a local sport team or if you offer classes (dance, art, music - etc), contact 

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Deals & Special Offers

Busch Gardens Howl-O-Scream and Water Country Discounts

Check out these deals GROUPON is offering! Discounts on Busch Gardens and Water Country. One day ticket to Busch Gardens Howl-O-Scream is 47% off! View all offers

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Not too early to shop for your perfect Halloween Costume

Hurry Scurry this company has tons of costumes - and some you can only get through them. Their selection of pet costumes is hilarious but they have a ton of costumes for babies, kids, teens and adults - plus family costumes. If you cannot find it here - you will probably need to make it!  SHOP NOW

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Local Residents enjoy free admission every day at Jamestown Settlement & the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown

Don't forget that many local area residents get free admission everyday to the Jamestown Settlement and the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown! Here is how to find out if you live in the free admission area.. 

Good Neighbor Pass - best local deal around - but here is what you may not know...

As you may have noticed this pass is mentioned in many of the above events.  If you are wondering more about it and how to get one....well follow this post.  Your Good Neighbor Pass offers discounts on food and beverage and shopping in Colonial Williamsburg stores and resort eateries. If you are a local resident or you teach or work in the area (see post for details) you may qualify for the Good Neighbors pass which gives you unlimited entrance to Colonial Williamsburg museums, historic trade house and discounts on tickets you purchase for friends and family. Here are all the benefits of this pass! 


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Our jobs page is busy!  Click here to see jobs available or list a job you need filled.  Search for a job for free.  List a job for $10.99 for one month!  Visit here...

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Daily Calendar

Our Daily Calendar has great things to do - some online but more and more are now in person!

Events are back!  Check out our Daily Calendar and find fun things to do! 

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What to Read...

What to Read Next...

From fiction to non-fiction we are bringing you a list of curated books that may be just what you were looking for...Kristy, our resident bookworm has been updating this list with more and more titles! If you have a recommendation let us know!   Find more here


Burg Shirts! Check out the steel blue, mint, cream and other great colors!

Time for tee shirt weather! Pick up your Burg tee - so many options - steel blue, mint, cream, light pink! Order online here or pickup this Sunday, September 11 at 2nd Sundays Art & Music Festival. Questions email 


Daily Funny on Social Media

Do you see our Daily Funny posted at 6:45 am daily? This is the most popular one from this past week!

We post a "Daily Funny" every morning at 5:45 am on our Facebook, Twitter & Instagram accounts. The funny above was the most popular one last week. Follow us and check in every morning for a laugh! Just click the social icons below and "follow"

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