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Holiday Dining

King's Arms Tavern

As in the 18th century, today’s holidays are the time to revisit the favorite tastes of Christmases past, as well as to discover new favorites! Feast on historic-inspired fare in our taverns or enjoy the lovely surroundings and contemporary culinary offerings in Traditions, the Regency Room, the Williamsburg Lodge and more!

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Upcoming Holiday Dining Events

Dec 20
2:00 PM
Mrs. Campbell’s Holiday Tea
Join Mrs. Campbell and her contemporaries for entertaining discussions of 18th-century holiday traditions accompanied by afternoon tea. Melodies of the harp set the holiday mood.
Dec 20
3:00 PM
Williamsburg Inn Holiday Tea
Celebrate the season with a festive holiday tea in the elegance of the Williamsburg Inn. Sample the Inn's special holiday blend and enjoy cookies and pastries.
Dec 20
3:30 PM
Williamsburg Inn Holiday Tea
Celebrate the season with a festive holiday tea in the elegance of the Williamsburg Inn. Sample the Inn's special holiday blend and enjoy cookies and pastries.
Dec 21
8:30 AM
Holiday Breakfast–King’s Arms Tavern
Begin your historic day with fellow patriots and enjoy delicious fare, spirited conversation, and 18th-century music.
Dec 21
2:00 PM
Mrs. Campbell’s Holiday Tea
Join Mrs. Campbell and her contemporaries for entertaining discussions of 18th-century holiday traditions accompanied by afternoon tea. Melodies of the harp set the holiday mood.
Dec 21
3:00 PM
Williamsburg Inn Holiday Tea
Celebrate the season with a festive holiday tea in the elegance of the Williamsburg Inn. Sample the Inn's special holiday blend and enjoy cookies and pastries.
Dec 21
3:30 PM
Williamsburg Inn Holiday Tea
Celebrate the season with a festive holiday tea in the elegance of the Williamsburg Inn. Sample the Inn's special holiday blend and enjoy cookies and pastries.
Dec 22
8:30 AM
Holiday Breakfast–King’s Arms Tavern
Begin your historic day with fellow patriots and enjoy delicious fare, spirited conversation, and 18th-century music.
Dec 22
3:00 PM
Williamsburg Inn Holiday Tea
Celebrate the season with a festive holiday tea in the elegance of the Williamsburg Inn. Sample the Inn's special holiday blend and enjoy cookies and pastries.
Dec 22
3:30 PM
Williamsburg Inn Holiday Tea
Celebrate the season with a festive holiday tea in the elegance of the Williamsburg Inn. Sample the Inn's special holiday blend and enjoy cookies and pastries.
Dec 23
3:00 PM
Williamsburg Inn Holiday Tea
Celebrate the season with a festive holiday tea in the elegance of the Williamsburg Inn. Sample the Inn's special holiday blend and enjoy cookies and pastries.
Dec 24
8:30 AM
Holiday Breakfast–King’s Arms Tavern
Begin your historic day with fellow patriots and enjoy delicious fare, spirited conversation, and 18th-century music.
Dec 24
2:00 PM
Mrs. Campbell’s Holiday Tea
Join Mrs. Campbell and her contemporaries for entertaining discussions of 18th-century holiday traditions accompanied by afternoon tea. Melodies of the harp set the holiday mood.
Dec 24
2:00 PM
Christmas Eve Ice Carving
Have you ever looked at an ice sculpture or gingerbread house and wondered, "How do they do that?" Gather round as the Williamsburg Lodge chefs and their pastry elves demonstrate how it's done. Stop by the Lounge for a mulled wine, hot buttered rum, or hot chocolate.
Dec 24
5:00 PM
The Farmer’s Table Christmas Eve
Celebrate Christmas Eve with a feast of locally inspired cuisine. Our garden-to-guest menu will feature signature soups, late harvest salads, and regional entree selections from our open kitchen. And, be sure to save room for the bounty of our holiday dessert buffet. Reservations required.
Dec 24
6:00 PM
New A Very Virginia Christmas
NEW--Enjoy a traditional holiday dinner showcasing Virginia holiday dishes old and new. Inspired by the popular book written by Wilford Kale, the Colonial Singers will present stories and traditions of Christmas in Virginia, accompanied by many songs of the season. A highlight of the evening will be decorating the "First Christmas Tree in America." Children invited to the stage from the audience will place authentic Christmas decorations described in the historic account from 1842. The evening will include modern Virginia Christmas traditions and an audience sing-along of "Silent Night" and "White Christmas." A visit by Santa will conclude the evening!
Dec 25
8:45 AM
Christmas Breakfast–King’s Arms Tavern
Celebrate Christmas morning with a delightful breakfast in an 18th-century atmosphere. Reservations required. $24.95 adults, $15.95 children; includes tax and gratuity
Dec 25
8:45 AM
Christmas Breakfast–Shields Tavern
Celebrate Christmas morning with a delightful breakfast in an 18th-century atmosphere. Reservations required. $24.95 adults, $15.95 children; includes tax and gratuity
Dec 25
10:00 AM
Williamsburg Lodge Christmas Brunch
Gather the family to enjoy a sumptuous buffet featuring seafood treasures of the Atlantic, shrimp cocktail, and house-smoked salmon. Feast on holiday roast and freshly prepared omelets and pasta dishes as well as artisan cheese, antipasto selections, and marinated salads. Save room for the spectacular desserts and the chocolate fountain! Reservations required. $52 adults, $26 children (6-12); includes tax and gratuity.
Dec 25
11:00 AM
Christmas Day at the Regency Room
Overlooking the Golden Horseshoe Gold Course, enjoy the holiday with the long-standing tradition of well-crafted offerings from the kitchen of the Regency Room at the Williamsburg Inn. Dine on a delicious selection of dishes prepared by Chef Travis Brust's brigade. Pairing your holiday feast with our 350-bottle award-winning wine list and impeccable service, the Regency Room offers a holiday to remember. $125 adults, $62.50 youths; includes tax and gratuity
Dec 25
1:00 PM
Christmas Dinner at Campbell’s Tavern
Ring in Christmas in 18th-century style while savoring traditional holiday fare. Reservations required. $60.95 adults, $24.95 children; includes tax and gratuity
Dec 25
1:00 PM
Christmas Dinner at Chowning’s Tavern
Ring in Christmas in 18th-century style while savoring traditional holiday fare. Reservations required. $60.95 adults, children $24.95; includes tax and gratuity.
Dec 25
1:00 PM
Christmas Dinner at King’s Arms Tavern
Ring in Christmas in 18th-century style while savoring traditional holiday fare. Reservations required. $60.95 adults, $24.95 children; includes tax and gratuity.
Dec 25
1:00 PM
Christmas Dinner at Shields Tavern
Ring in Christmas in 18th-century style while savoring traditional holiday fare. Reservations required. $60.95 adults, $24.95 children; includes tax and gratuity
Dec 25
4:00 PM
Home for the Holidays Christmas Dinner
Make Traditions your home for the holidays this Christmas. Enjoy a special a la carte menu, featuring Williamsburg specialties and a holiday dessert buffet.
Dec 26
8:30 AM
Holiday Breakfast–King’s Arms Tavern
Begin your historic day with fellow patriots and enjoy delicious fare, spirited conversation, and 18th-century music.
Dec 26
2:00 PM
Mrs. Campbell’s Holiday Tea
Join Mrs. Campbell and her contemporaries for entertaining discussions of 18th-century holiday traditions accompanied by afternoon tea. Melodies of the harp set the holiday mood.
Dec 26
5:00 PM
Bounty of the Chesapeake Seafood Feast
Join us for our sensational Friday Night Seafood Feast, an evening buffet highlighted by a variety of delicious sea fare with seasonal sides. $45 adults, $20.95 children under 12; plus tax and gratuity.
Dec 27
8:30 AM
Holiday Breakfast–King’s Arms Tavern
Begin your historic day with fellow patriots and enjoy delicious fare, spirited conversation, and 18th-century music.
Dec 27
2:00 PM
Mrs. Campbell’s Holiday Tea
Join Mrs. Campbell and her contemporaries for entertaining discussions of 18th-century holiday traditions accompanied by afternoon tea. Melodies of the harp set the holiday mood.
Dec 27
3:00 PM
Williamsburg Inn Holiday Tea
Celebrate the season with a festive holiday tea in the elegance of the Williamsburg Inn. Sample the Inn's special holiday blend and enjoy cookies and pastries.
Dec 27
3:30 PM
Williamsburg Inn Holiday Tea
Celebrate the season with a festive holiday tea in the elegance of the Williamsburg Inn. Sample the Inn's special holiday blend and enjoy cookies and pastries.
Dec 28
8:30 AM
Holiday Breakfast–King’s Arms Tavern
Begin your historic day with fellow patriots and enjoy delicious fare, spirited conversation, and 18th-century music.
Dec 28
2:00 PM
Mrs. Campbell’s Holiday Tea
Join Mrs. Campbell and her contemporaries for entertaining discussions of 18th-century holiday traditions accompanied by afternoon tea. Melodies of the harp set the holiday mood.
Dec 28
3:00 PM
Williamsburg Inn Holiday Tea
Celebrate the season with a festive holiday tea in the elegance of the Williamsburg Inn. Sample the Inn's special holiday blend and enjoy cookies and pastries.
Dec 28
3:30 PM
Williamsburg Inn Holiday Tea
Celebrate the season with a festive holiday tea in the elegance of the Williamsburg Inn. Sample the Inn's special holiday blend and enjoy cookies and pastries.
Dec 20
7:30 PM
Thomas Jefferson Wine Dinner
Dine in the company of Thomas Jefferson for a delightful combination of his favored fare and international wines (some of which he introduced to our region) while he reflects on his world travels. Open seating; no private tables. $135 per person, includes tax and gratuity.
Dec 27
7:30 PM
Thomas Jefferson Wine Dinner
Dine in the company of Thomas Jefferson for a delightful combination of his favored fare and international wines (some of which he introduced to our region) while he reflects on his world travels. Open seating; no private tables. $135 per person, includes tax and gratuity.
Dec 20
2:00 PM
Wine, Wit & Wisdom
Italy: From the Grape to the Glass
Join Executive Chef Rhys H. Lewis for an interactive, educational, and fun wine tasting. Explore the grapes and the wines of Italy's most celebrated wine regions paired with some of the best products from local farmers and artisan food crafters.
Dec 31
2:00 PM
Wine, Wit & Wisdom
A Sparkling Finish
Celebrate the end of the year with a sparkling study of wine during this holiday edition of Wine, Wit & Wisdom. You'll sample some of the world's greatest wines paired with some of the best products from local farmers and artisan food crafters.
Dec 27
2:00 PM
New Pints & Pairings
American Craft Beer and Holiday Cheer
Celebrate the traditional flavors of the holiday season with Beer Barons Anthony Frank and Ken Clasen. Discover some tasteful pairings of exceptional beers from Virginia's breweries with products from local farmers and artisan food crafters.
Dec 20
10:00 AM
New A Chef’s Demonstration & Tasting
Prologue to Eggnog
Eggnog just isn't for drinking! Williamsburg Inn Executive Travis Brust will demonstrate how to make a number of unexpected desserts that feature his delicious eggnog recipe. Discover the decadent taste of Bourbon ice-cream with bruleed eggnog meringue and some of Chef's other creations. Along the way, you'll learn something of the history of this holiday favorite.
Dec 27
10:00 AM
New A Chef’s Demonstration & Tasting
Classic Williamsburg Chocolate Desserts
Ring in the new year with a demonstration and tasting of some classic holiday treats. Executive Pastry Chef Rodney Diehl has searched Colonial Williamsburg's recipe archives and found some favorite chocolate desserts you'll want to try.
Dec 29
10:00 AM
New A Chef’s Demonstration & Tasting
Classic Williamsburg Chocolate Desserts
Ring in the new year with a demonstration and tasting of some classic holiday treats. Executive Pastry Chef Rodney Diehl has searched Colonial Williamsburg's recipe archives and found some favorite chocolate desserts you'll want to try.