Arts & Culture
Yorktown offers so much more beyond the beach. It boasts a thriving community of local, regional and national painters, sculptors, jewelry artisans, and more. The best part? The shops are within 10 minutes of each other by foot.
Find hand-crafted picture frames, custom painted floor clothes, framing, and contemporary prints at this gallery located on Ballard Street.
Tuesday–Friday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday by appointment
The Gallery at York Hall hosts revolving fine arts exhibits every six to eight weeks, and displays watercolor, pottery, photography, and needlework artists.
Tuesday–Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday: 1 to 4 p.m.
Discover jewelry, watercolors, pastel, and oil paintings from local and regional artists. This gallery also offers art classes for adults and children.
Tuesday–Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 12 to 5 p.m.
This shop features beautiful and unique handmade bracelets, earrings, necklaces, and rings.
Tuesday–Saturday:11 a.m. to 5 p.m. or by appointment
Visual arts vendors also pop up at Yorktown Market Days, which runs from April to October.
You’ll like the sound of this: Historic Yorktown hosts free music events at Riverwalk Landing all year long. We’ve got a little something for everyone – from bluegrass and R&B to classical and beach music.Bring your chairs, blankets, and coolers to the grassy field in front of the performance stage to enjoy a concert at one of these events:
- Yorktown Market Days (live entertainment at select markets)
- Sounds of Summer Concert Series
- Rhythms on the Riverwalk Concert Series
- Holiday performances