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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Attractions Reopen for 2019

March 2019 calendar

After winter closures, many area attractions are springing open for another season of fun. Make sure to check out our insider tips for each of these attractions and events.

  • The Williamsburg Winery Run Club resumes on Thursday, March 14 and the Williamsburg...
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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Go-Karts Plus Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Go-Karts Plus

Go-Karts Plus will open for its 2019 season on Friday, March 22 at 5 p.m. This is the 30th anniversary of Go-Karts Plus being in operation in James City County. Go-Karts Plus is located at 6910 Richmond Road on eight acres and is much more than just go-ka...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Billsburg Brewery Will Brew Beer in Remembrance of State Trooper Chad Dermyer

Billsburg Brewery logo

Billsburg Brewery (Billsburg) is proud to announce that it will brew a new beer named 756 IPA in remembrance of State Trooper Chad P. Dermyer, whose “end of watch” was March 31, 2016. Dermyer’s wife, Michelle, will assist the Billsburg team brew the new I...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Help Plan Jamestown Jams 2019

Jamestown Jams survey graphic

Everyone is invited to complete a short survey to help decide musical acts for the 2019 Jamestown Jams concert series. The survey should only take a few minutes.Take the survey!The survey closes on Wednesday, March 20.Jamestown Jams is an annual concert s...

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Billsburg Brewery Hosts Brand New Event

Pilsner Invitational logo

Billsburg Brewery (Billsburg) is hosting the first Pilsner Invitational on Saturday, April 6 from 1-5 p.m. at its brewery located at 2054 Jamestown Road. Sixteen breweries will be participating in the event, which is dedicated to pilsners and the pilsner ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

The Ivy Trellis Opens in New Town Williamsburg

The Ivy Trellis sign

James City County is pleased to announce that The Ivy Trellis is now open at their new location at 5104 Main Street in New Town Williamsburg. The Ivy Trellis is a Southern boutique specializing in custom interiors and gifts. The Ivy Trellis is open Monday...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Williamsburg Winery Wins Medals in Virginia Wineries Association Governor’s Cup® Wine Competition

Petite Fleur

The Williamsburg Winery recently announced that their Petite Fleur wine received a Gold Medal in the Virginia Wineries Association Governor’s Cup® Wine Competition. More than 500 wines were entered into this prestigious annual competitio...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Sweethaven Lavender Festival Tickets on Sale Friday, March 1

Sweethaven Lavender Farm

Sweethaven Lavender Farm of Williamsburg (Sweethaven) will begin selling tickets for their inaugural lavender festival on Friday, March 1 at 7 a.m. The Sweethaven Lavender Festival is Saturday, June 29 from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. Tickets will be $10 per pers...

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Southern Food Festival Comes to New Town Williamsburg

Southern Food Festival logo

New Town Williamsburg is excited to welcome the Southern Food Festival by Center of the Universe (COTU) Brewing on Saturday, April 6 from noon until 5 p.m. COTU’s popular Southern Food Festival is hitting the road in 2019 and coming to Sullivan ...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

Fee Free Days at Historic Jamestowne

Historic Jamestowne

Throughout the year, there are several fee free days at Historic Jamestowne. On these select days, there is no admission fee.

Fee Free Days

  • Saturday, April 20 in honor of the first day of National Park Week and National Junior Ranger Day
  • Sunday, Aug. 25 in h...
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