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.

See full list of Historic Yorktown business hours.

Black Dog Gallery

Find hand-crafted picture frames, custom painted floor clothes, framing, and contemporary prints at this gallery located on Ballard Street.

Business Hours:
Tuesday–Friday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Saturday by appointment

Gallery at York Hall

The Gallery at York Hall hosts revolving fine arts exhibits every six to eight weeks, and displays watercolor, pottery, photography, and needlework artists.

Business Hours:
Tuesday–Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Sunday: 1 to 4 p.m.

On the Hill Gallery

Discover jewelry, watercolors, pastel, and oil paintings from local and regional artists. This gallery also offers art classes for adults and children.

Business Hours:
Tuesday–Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  
Sunday: 12 to 5 p.m.

Viccellio Goldsmith & Fine Jewelry

This shop features beautiful and unique handmade bracelets, earrings, necklaces, and rings.

Business Hours:
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.

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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:

Further Information

For more information on the arts in the Historic Triangle of Virginia, visit the Discover the Arts.
Blue Tips Rhythm Band
Big Shot Judy band