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Posted on: November 4, 2019

Thanksgiving Dining on Thursday, Nov. 28

Thanksgiving Dining

There are multiple dining options on Thanksgiving Day in James City County.

Thanksgiving Buffet at the 501 Bar and Grill

The 501 Bar and Grill will have two seatings for their Thanksgiving buffet – one at 2 p.m. and one at 4 p.m. The buffet will i...

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Tourism Blog
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Thanksgiving Activities in James City County

Thanksgiving Activities

There are activities to celebrate Thanksgiving in James City County.

Big Turkey Burn 5K Turkey Trot

After you've survived the Thanksgiving Day food and family activities and Black Friday, enjoy a great post-holiday 5K to get you back in the groove: the Big ...

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Tourism Blog
Posted on: November 4, 2019

An Insider’s Guide to Christmas Town at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Christmas Town at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Have you been to Christmas Town at Busch Gardens? We hope so, but if you haven’t here’s our insider’s guide to what’s new in 2019 and the things that you won’t want to miss.

What’s New for 2019

  • We are most excited about the new Traditions Tree Maze presente...
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Tourism Blog
Posted on: November 1, 2019

November is Virginia Oyster Month

November is Oyster Month

James City County is home to a variety of restaurants that have serve up oysters. For a complete listing of all restaurants, visit our dining guide.Did you know that Virginia is the largest producer of fresh, farm-raised oysters on the East Coast?Whether ...

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Tourism Blog
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Axe Republic Opens in New Town Williamsburg

Axe Republic logo

James City County is pleased to announce that Axe Republic has opened at 4919 Courthouse Street in New Town Williamsburg. Axe Republic is an entertainment axe throwing venue that hosts individuals, groups and leagues. Axe Republic is owned by Nikki Monter...

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Tourism News
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Billsburg Brewery Offers Canned Beer for First Time

Canning process line at Billsburg Brewery

James City County is pleased to announce that Billsburg Brewery, located at 2054 Jamestown Road at the James City County Marina, has canned their beer for the first time. Billsburg Brewery worked with a third-party to can nearly 300 cases of three Billsbu...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

“TENACITY: Women in Jamestown and Early Virginia” Exhibit at Jamestown Settlement

TENACITY logo - Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation

Have you visited Jamestown Settlement lately? Make sure to check out “TENACITY: Women in Jamestown and Early Virginia,” a special yearlong exhibition on display through January 5, 2020. The special exhibit explores little-known, captivating personal stori...

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