Spend the holidays with us in the
Historic Area, where you will find the
spirit of the season throughout our
programming. Create a decoration
inspired by one of our museums’
historical collections, enjoy a holiday
meal at one of our taverns, and learn about
how the Colonists celebrated the
We invite you to join us for the
holidays; we promise you will take
home memories to cherish for a
Below is just a sampling of what the holidays have to offer at Colonial Williamsburg. Download our HOLIDAY PLANNER to see a full listing of seasonal events.
NEW EVENTS & PROGRAMS
For the young and young-at-heart, these brand new events will bring your loved ones together
in the spirit of the season–and create tomorrow’s memories.
Enjoy the classic charm of the holidays as the Revolutionary City comes alive with the sights,
sounds, and smells of the season. Hundreds of joyous events, grand and intimate,
welcome you with music, dance, merriment, and sumptuous dining.
Filling the heart with the joy of music, 18th-century holiday events usually centered on lively song!
Fiddles, flutes, and harpsichords capture the spirit of the season today, as they did nearly 300 years ago.
Feast on historic-inspired fare in our taverns or enjoy the lovely surroundings and contemporary
menus in Traditions, the Regency Room, the Williamsburg Lodge and more.