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From art shows and wine festivals to our farmer’s market and outdoor concerts—there’s always something to do in Yorktown. Each new season offers unique opportunities to gather as a community and enjoy food, fireworks, music, and entertainment for all ages. Come experience our unique venue on the water.

2017 Event Brochure

Whether you’re planning a day trip or a week-long stay, check out our special events so you know the best time to visit!

Event Parking

We want to take the confusion out of parking for you and your guests. Please download our free map that includes parking lots, Trolley stops, and other information you need to know.

Market Days

Our free outdoor farmers market is free and features seasonal fruits and vegetables, fresh seafood, eggs, poultry, homemade breads and mixes, baked goods, peanuts, cut flowers, herbs, vegetable plants, fresh mozzarella, organic and gluten free products, potted plants, coffee, jams and jellies, quality art and live musical entertainment!

Military Band Concerts

Every August, we partner with the U.S. Air Force, Navy, and Army to provide outdoor concerts for military families and civilians alike. Join us Tuesday nights in August at Riverwalk Landing for our Military Band Concert series.

Virginia Symphony

Pack a picnic supper, bring a lawn chair or blanket, and enjoy this beautiful performance under a canopy of stars! The Fifes and Drums of York Town will help kick off the evening. You don't want to miss this epic night of music. 

Rhythms on the Riverwalk

Get your toes tappin’ to fantastic sounds during this five-week concert series featuring toe tappin’ Jazz and Big Band and knee slappin’ Country. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.

Meetings & Weddings

Celebrate your first night as Mr. and Mrs. with family and friends, dancing and dining along the waterfront. We have several beautiful venues to choose from—and not just for wedding ceremonies and receptions! Make your retirement party, anniversary, baby shower, or work conference a memorable one when you book it in Historic Yorktown.

Freight Shed

The Freight Shed is our prime real estate when it comes to special occasions. This venue is rich in history and full of modern charm. It offers up indoor and outdoor space and boasts beautiful views of the York River.

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