The Seasons of Colonial Williamsburg
Whether your ideal itinerary includes activity-filled days exploring the Revolutionary City, cozy nights in one of our resort restaurants, long days working on your golf swing, or time to relax at the Spa, Colonial Williamsburg offers appealing opportunities in any season. Plan your trip around seasonal events, or discover something special when you arrive. Each visit becomes a unique experience.
Spring March 11–June 17
Visit at the peak of springtime color. Whether you choose to take part in special Garden Week events—like guided tours or expert-led discussions—or want to join the cause for the annual Run for the Dream, you’ll find a wide variety of events and spring break activities in and around the Revolutionary City.
Summer June 18–September 2
Simplify your summer vacation when you use Colonial Williamsburg as your headquarters for family fun. Take part in our interactive spy game series, RevQuest: Save the Revolution! or join us for a vibrant Fourth of July celebration. As the temperatures heat up, Pirate Pool Parties begin for guests of the Resort hotels and Live after 5 events are in full swing.
Autumn September 3–November 22
Explore the Revolutionary City at one of its most picturesque times, as the leaves begin to change and the temperatures cool off. Take part in cultural events such as An Occasion for the Arts or attend an informative and fun dining event. Sneak in some recreation on the golf course, or relax in the Spa.
Make your holiday season unforgettable with a romantic Colonial Williamsburg getaway. Rest and rejuvenate in the Spa, enjoy our spectacular Grand Illumination celebration, or get in the holiday spirit with a Decorations Tour. Cozy up in one of our Resort restaurants and start a new holiday tradition with your loved ones.
Winter January 2–March 10
Take a winter break with a trip to the Revolutionary City. Thriving with live action, hot meals, and freshly baked cookies—this inviting time of year will allow you to freely explore all Colonial Williamsburg has to offer. New, engaging events are added monthly to focus on African American and Women’s History months and Presidents’ Day weekend.
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