Wednesday, October 4, 2023

York County Farmer’s Market Offering Fun In The Sun Activities July 15

YORK- Put on your swimsuits and flip-flops, slather on some sunscreen, and head to Riverwalk Landing from 8am to noon on Saturday, July 15, for some Fun in the Sun. This special Yorktown Market Days event offers a variety of family-friendly activities. Kids will have the opportunity to participate in inflatable lawn games, paint seashells, blow bubbles, and more.

A balloon artist will be on site from 9am to noon to create colorful characters for the little ones. Guests will also be able to strum or shake instruments with One Love Caribbean Steel Drum Band, who will perform on the Riverwalk Landing Stage from 9am to noon.

While soaking up the sunshine on Water Street, attendees will have the opportunity to shop for fresh meats, produce, spices, and BBQ sauce. Sea-themed art and jewelry will also be available for purchase. During the event, Boyd’s Tasty Dogs, Coastal Thirst, Kathi’s Clam Chowder, and Chef Joseph’s food trucks will be on site.

Free parking is available at Riverwalk Landing Parking Terrace, York Hall, York-Poquoson Courthouse, County Administration Building, and other designated public parking lots. The free, air-conditioned, wheelchair-accessible Yorktown Trolley runs from 10am to 5:30pm daily.

Yorktown Market Days is held rain or shine. In the event of inclement weather, the market will relocate to the lower level of Riverwalk Landing Parking Terrace. Call York County’s Event Weather Hotline at 757-890-3520 before you head out.

You must purchase this article or be a subscriber to comment on it.

The Latest News

Environmental Aspects Of HRBT Expansion Project Offer Learning Opportunities

HAMPTON – When Ryan Banas was earning his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering at Case Western Reserve University, the required curriculum didn’t include history,...

Meet Eve Otmar, Colonial Williamsburg Master Gardener

WILLIAMSBURG-Eve Otmar, Colonial Williamsburg Master Gardener, has been tinkering in the dirt since she was a child. “I’ve been gardening my whole life,” she said....

Cups And Claws Café Celebrating One-Year Anniversary

NEWPORT NEWS—On August 5, 2023, Cups and Claws Cafe, a cat café that offers coffee, fresh baked snacks, and an opportunity to socialize with...

Williamsburg Health Foundation Announces Promotions And New Staff Members

WILLIAMSBURG—The Williamsburg Health Foundation (WHF) recently announced community partnerships, an extended strategic plan, staff promotions, and new staff members. “It is a pleasure to celebrate...