Explore James City County part of the Greater Williamsburg area

August 2017


Busch Gardens logo

Congratulations to Busch Gardens Williamsburg for being named "The World's Most Beautiful Amusement Park" for the 27th consecutive year.


Jamestown Jams Concert Series

Come and enjoy free live music with us on Friday, Sept. 1 with music from Party of Four from 6:30-8 p.m. at Jamestown Beach Event Park.

Other remaining concert date: Oct. 6.

Jamestown Jams
Party of Four

Take the Virginia Outdoors Survey and give your feedback on the future of recreation! Survey closes Aug. 24.

Virginia Capital Trail Project Resurfacing Improvement Project

A project to restore and improve the pavement conditions on the pedestrian and bicycle shared-use path of the Virginia Capital Trail is underway. Visitors to the Virginia Capital Trail should use caution while safely sharing the road with motorists on Route 5 during weekly construction, which is scheduled for completion Sept. 8. More information

Virginia Capital Trail

FoodaTude..Food with Attitude Wins Award

Local food truck, FoodaTude..Food with Attitude (FoodaTude), has won the Coastal Virginia Magazine Best Of Readers’ Choice Award for Best Food Truck Peninsula. This is the first award that FoodaTude has received since opening in July 2016. Continue reading

Coastal Virginia awards

August is Craft Beer Month

August is Craft Beer Month in Virginia and in James City County, we are happy to celebrate. Want to know what's on tap? Check our website.

  • What beer events are coming?
  • Where can you get a beer?
  • Other tips and tricks
August is Craft Beer Month

Bier Fest at Busch Gardens

Mark your calendars for the annual Bier Fest at Busch Gardens in September. The dates are Sept. 1, 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 16 and 17. The park’s Oktoberfest area turns into the ultimate craft beer festival with traditional German food, music and a variety of beer.

Bier Fest

Upcoming Events


Follow us on social media!

Follow us on social media!

Did someone forward this newsletter to you? Click here to subscribe.

Powered by CivicSend - A product of CivicPlus