Posted on: September 23, 2017

Alewerks Opens New Tasting Room at Williamsburg Premium Outlets

Alewerks WPO

James City County is pleased to announce that Alewerks Brewing Company has opened its new tasting room at the Williamsburg Premium Outlets. The new venture is an open-concept retail store and micro-brewing facility in 3,000 square feet and is located at 5...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

What Will You Do This Weekend?

Sept. 22

An adaptation of William Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” at Jamestown Settlement will be performed aboard re-creations of the Susan Constant and in the colonial fort on Sept. 21, 22 and 23. The production is being presented by The Guild of the Virginia Shakes...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Spoke + Art Provisions Co. Opens in the County

Spoke + Art Provisions Co.

James City County is pleased to announce that Spoke + Art Provisions Co. is now open at 3449 John Tyler Highway along the Virginia Capital Trail. The business offers a community gathering spot and retail shop on the Virginia Capital Trail. Spoke + Art Pro...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

September is Virginia Spirits Month

Distillery

September is Virginia Spirits Month. Virginia is the birthplace of American spirits and there are numerous distilleries throughout the state that produce spirits including 8 Shires Distillery.

Formerly, the Williamsburg Distillery, 8 Shires Coloniale Disti...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

What's Happening This Weekend?

Sept. 15

An adaptation of William Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” at Jamestown Settlement will be performed aboard re-creations of the Susan Constant and in the colonial fort on six evenings – Sept. 14, 15 and 16, and Sept. 21, ...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

JuiceFix Juicery Opens in the County

JuiceFix Juicery

James City County is pleased to announce that JuiceFix Juicery held a grand opening and ribbon cutting on Saturday, Sept. 9. JuiceFix Juicery is in New Town Williamsburg at 4917 Courthouse Street, Suite A.

JuiceFix Juicery offers cold pressed juices, smoot...

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

County Tourism Revenue Continues to Grow

2016 Tourism Growth

Tourism revenue for James City County reached $417 million in 2016, a 2.1% change over 2015. Local tourism-related taxes were $17.5 million, a 4.1% increase over 2015. All data was received by the Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC) from U.S. Travel Associ...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Need Weekend Plans?

Sept. 8

More than 200 years of Oktoberfest traditions come to life this weekend at Busch Gardens Busch Gardens Bier Fest. Raise a glass to toast the end of summer with a variety of craft beers from around the globe, including all your favorite local brews. Sample...

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Tourism Top 10
Posted on: September 4, 2017

Enjoying Asian Cuisine Locally

Asian Cuisine

Cuisine from across the globe can be found right here in James City County. Whether you are interested in food from Thailand, Vietnam or China, there are numerous restaurants featuring Asian cuisine in James City County. Here’s a round-up of restaurants t...

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

Kingsmill Championship Returns Through 2020

LPGA

The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) has extended its contract with the Kingsmill Resort for the Kingsmill Championship for three years. Kingsmill Resort has held its LPGA tournament since 2003. Dates for 2018 will be announced at a later date....

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Posted on: August 28, 2017

What Will You Do This Weekend?

Sept. 1 edit

Jamestown Jams for Friday, Sept. 1 has been canceled due to inclement weather. Come jam with Party of Four at Jamestown Beach Event Park on Sept. 1 at Jamestown Jams as they perform 90s music. Concert is free and open to the public. Two Drummers Offbeat E...

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Posted on: August 28, 2017

Events in September

September events

Jamestown Jams

Come jam with Party of Four at Jamestown Beach Event Park on Sept. 1 at Jamestown Jams as they perform 90s music. Concert is free and open to the public. Two Drummers Offbeat Eats will be present. The Arc of Greater Williamsburg and The Will...

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

Enjoying International Cuisine Locally

International

Cuisine from across the globe can be found right here in James City County. Whether you are interested in food from India, Turkey or Spain, there are numerous restaurants featuring international cuisine. Here’s a round-up of restaurants that fea...

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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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