Posted on: July 20, 2017

Virginia Capital Trail Resurfacing Improvement Project to Begin

Resurfacing Project Trail Closures in Effect July 24 Through September 8, 2017

A project to restore and improve the pavement conditions on the pedestrian and bicycle shared-use path of the Virginia Capital Trail is scheduled to begin construction the week of July 24, 2017. The maintenance and resurfacing of this path will ensure tha...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes is Now Open in Settler’s Market

MOOYAH

James City County is pleased to announce that MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes is now open in Settler’s Market at 4640 Casey Boulevard, Suite K 140. MOOYAH offers customizable burgers including beef burgers, turkey burgers and a black bean veggie burger...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Need Weekend Plans?

July 21

Enjoy a three day horror based event, Scares that Care Weekend on Friday, July 21 through Sunday, July 23, complete with fun activities, exciting celebrity guests and a spooky good time! Best of all - all proceeds raised from this event will go to help fa...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

What Will You Do This Weekend?

July 14

Did you know that Charly’s Airport Restaurant is now open on Fridays from 5-8:30 p.m. for Friday Night Flights featuring live music on the patio and specials? It’s a fun, easy way to cap off a busy week. Plus, everyone deserves a slice...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

First Assembly Day Commemoration is July 30

First Assembly

On July 30, enjoy special programming for the First Assembly Day Commemoration inside the Historic Jamestowne Visitor Center Theater. Programming is included in the cost of general admission.

Living history interpreters will reflect on the significance of ...

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Posted on: July 3, 2017

How Will You Spend Your Weekend?

July 7, 2017

Summer concerts return to Jamestown Beach Event Park on Friday, July 7 with Jamestown Jams. The concert will feature Affirmative Groove, who will play a selection of music from the 70s. Affirmative Groove is a high-energy, 8-piece party band hailing from ...

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Posted on: July 1, 2017

July is Ice Cream Month

Ice Cream Month

James City County is home to a variety of locations that have frozen treats. For a complete listing of all restaurants, visit our dining guide.

Whether you want a cup of ice cream, a frozen yogurt or a frozen treat of another kind, find some options for de...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Brookstone is Now Open at the Williamsburg Premium Outlets

Brookstone

James City County is pleased to announce Brookstone is now open at the Williamsburg Premium Outlets. The store is located near Ann Taylor and next to Carter’s in the space formerly occupied by Stride Rite. Brookstone is a nationwide specialty retailer off...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

What's Happening This Weekend?

June 30

Did you know there’s a new DIY Workshop in town? Located at 1208 Jamestown Road, DIY Workshop provides a variety of DIY projects including signs for kids, teens and adult. On Friday, June 30 from 6-9 p.m., they will offer their “welcom...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Events in July

July events

Fireworks Spectacular at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Busch Gardens® celebrates our independence, July 3 and 4. This event inspires park-goers through fireworks and moving original soundscapes. Fireworks begin at 9:30 p.m. Event is included with park admissi...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Toby’s Dog House is Now Open

Toby's Dog House

Toby’s Dog House is now open in the former Carrot Tree Kitchens building at 1782 Jamestown Road. The new restaurant is owned by Glenn and Debi Helseth, who also own and operate Carrot Tree Kitchens. The restaurant is named after their late Corgi, Toby and...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Where Can You Find Paddle Recreation?

Paddle craft

Have you ever tried paddle sports? Paddle sports include canoeing, kayaking and stand-up paddle boards. James City County has lots of options for trying a paddle sport with some assistance and there are also multiple locations where paddle craft can be re...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Get Moving in 2017

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Over the last several years, there has been a rise in athletic events and competitive athletics in JCC. If your New Year’s Resolution was to get moving and be more active, check out these athletic events in 2017.

Feb. 4 – Toano ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

17 Things To Look Forward To In 2017

17 things in 2017

With each new year, there are new things to look forward to and the things happening in James City County are no exception.

Here are 17 things we are looking forward to for 2017:

  1. The anticipated opening of Billsburg Brewery at the James City County Marina w...
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