August is Craft Beer Month, and Williamsburg’s craft beer festival, Whistle Belly, kicked off its fifth year to a beautiful sunny sky in the “rock star” parking lot of Merchants Square. more

Aug 9, 2017 6:04 PM Williamsburg Scoop

The second Funhouse Fest builds on the first one, with attendees commenting that it’s more organized, better produced and has more variety this year. more

Jun 25, 2017 4:27 PM Williamsburg Scoop

In celebration of the Williamsburg Farmers Market 15th Anniversary, the farmers market is hosting Chef Jerome Grant from the National Museum of African American History and Culture. more

Jun 14, 2017 11:28 AM Williamsburg Scoop

When I heard about Funhouse Fest coming to the lawn of the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg—I got excited about this creative concept from Bruce Hornsby and the Virginia Arts Festival. Anything we can do to add to the music and arts scene in Will more

May 30, 2017 2:46 PM Williamsburg Scoop

Bob Harris, senior vice president of tourism for the Greater Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce pointed out that there aren’t nearly as many as there used to be. more

May 26, 2017 5:29 PM Food

Jamestown Archeologist Bill Kelso shares what makes Williamsburg special to him. If he had his way, he would never leave Jamestown Island. The famed archeologist earned a master’s degree from the College of William & Mary... more

May 26, 2017 5:29 PM Life

The Williamsburg Farmers Market was bustling on an overcast morning in April. Music played, vendors lined the path, and York County grower Wally Vogel went around visiting patrons with a box labeled “Wild Chicken.” more

May 26, 2017 5:29 PM Outdoors

Options for Summer Family Travel Outside the Historic Triangle. The summer season seems made for traveling... more

May 26, 2017 5:29 PM Discover

Variety is the spice of life—and eating out! If your party is divided about what to choose for a relaxing meal on the weekend—you’re in luck. Williamsburg has plenty of options! more

May 26, 2017 5:28 PM Food

It’s a warm summer Monday evening in Williamsburg. But where is everyone? Zoom in to the neighborhood pool. Children dressed in matching bathing suits and swim caps are cheering from the sidelines. more

May 26, 2017 5:28 PM Life

Every successful entrepreneur is happy (and relieved) to get the business up and running, which can take years. more

May 26, 2017 5:27 PM Discover


Photo used courtesy of Skip Rowland (W&M ‘83).

Among New York, DC, Boston, Rome, Mexico City…Williamsburg as an Art Capital. Some endeavors succeed with few resources, while others fail with many. That’s the story of the Muscarelle Museum of Art, and invariably the arts community in Williamsburg, more

May 26, 2017 5:27 PM Discover

The Greater Williamsburg Chamber & Tourism Alliance will host the 2017 Travel Rally on Friday, May 5, 8:30 am-10:00 am, at Legacy Hall as part of National Travel and Tourism Week (May 7-13), to voice support for the industry... more

Apr 25, 2017 2:10 PM Williamsburg Scoop

The new location, at 1312 Jamestown Rd., Williamsburg VA 23185, will be the company's newest office in Hampton Roads, and home to a growing team of market experts in the Williamsburg area. more

Apr 11, 2017 3:18 PM Williamsburg Scoop


© Courtesy of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Southern Living's April issue named Colonial Williamsburg #3 of the "South's Best Museums 2017" more

Apr 3, 2017 1:23 PM Williamsburg Scoop

The Chamber Travels Abroad Program is a great way for families, friends, and chamber members to come together and join together as they travel to beautiful cities overseas. more

Mar 14, 2017 11:42 AM Williamsburg Scoop

What is Color of the Year and how do I incorporate this into my home décor? Indeed, in the psychology of color, colors evoke emotions and responses, with each hue conveying a distinctive message and meaning. more

Mar 9, 2017 11:58 AM Style


Photo credit: Kelly J. Mihalcoe

To celebrate and support the local art community, Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center unveils a new art exhibit featuring paintings by nine local female artists. more

Mar 7, 2017 3:59 PM , Discover

My family and I have been living in Williamsburg for nearly 15 years now...and this spring, our hope is to take part for the first time in the long-standing tradition of the Matthew Whaley Strawberry Festival. more

Mar 7, 2017 3:53 PM Outdoors

Commercial design for local businesses more

Mar 7, 2017 3:50 PM Style

Want to shop the cover look of 5-year-old cover photo model Will Heinatz? Learn more about the designers featured and where to buy that signature vest fit for a prince and that sweet bow tie. more

Nov 24, 2015 12:00 AM Williamsburg Scoop