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October 14, 2023 - October 19, 2023
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Watermen's Museum
309 Water Street
Yorktown, VA 23690
(757) 887-2641
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Yorktown Victory Weekend in Historic Yorktown

Saturday, October 14, 2023

Join the Watermen's Museum for its Victory at Yorktown 242nd Anniversary Celebration from Saturday, October 14 to Thursday, October 19, 2023.

Along Water and Main streets, the Watermen’s Museum will hold its Victory at Yorktown Weekend with living-history programs, maritime and folk music, arts and crafts, children’s activities and vendors. On October 15, witness Battle of the Chefs, as teams portraying the British and the American and French allies compete in this historic and free annual event.

The Gallery at York Hall will be hosting a book signing featuring the following authors: 

  • Jenny L. Cote, book series 
  • Allen Hoffman, Lafayette in America
  • Libby McNamee, Susanna's Ride
  • Susan Joy Minker, Lafayette Saves Nantucket
  • Bruce Mowday, Lafayette at Brandywine

This event is sponsored by the York County Commission of the Arts and the Yorktown Commemoration Committee. 

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