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 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

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...

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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


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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