Sunday, September 26, 2021

Hospitality & Tourism

Gloucester Museum Of History Hosts Fire, Smoke, And Muskets Program

GLOUCESTER-The Gloucester Museum of History will commemorate the 240th anniversary of the Battle of the Hook by hosting “Fire, Smoke & Muskets: Gloucester 1781,” a living history program Saturday, October 2 and Sunday, October 3 in and around the...

An Occasion for the Arts Returns In Person October 2-3

WILLIAMSBURG-Since 1969, An Occasion for the Arts has celebrated outstanding artists, stage performers, and youth activities in the community. The art festival, held annually throughout downtown Williamsburg the first weekend of October, returns this year in person after being...

Williamsburg’s Christmas Parade Expected To Return For 2021

WILLIAMSBURG-Christmas is still roughly three months away, but Williamsburg is already getting into the spirit following the announcement that the popular Christmas Parade will return in person to downtown Williamsburg this year following a cancellation last year as a...

Hampton Wins National Branding Award

HAMPTON—The City of Hampton earned top honors in the nation for a new branding campaign launched last year. Judges for the City-County Communications & Marketing Association praised the "beautifully unique visioning project that surpasses all usual approaches to branding”...

Colonial Williamsburg Plans Constitution Day Celebration

WILLIAMSBURG-Colonial Williamsburg will host a free public event in commemoration of the 234th Anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution on Friday, September 17. The event, “To Support and Defend,” will be held from 6:30pm to 7:30pm on...

Water Country USA To Remain Open An Extra Weekend

YORK-Water Country USA announced on September 10 plans to extend its season an extra weekend. The water park, which was scheduled to close for the year on Sunday, September 12, will remain open two extra days, on Saturday, September...

10th Anniversary Ceremony Scheduled For Fort Monroe Transfer

HAMPTON—The public is invited to join the Fort Monroe Authority and National Park Service in a special ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 18, commemorating the 10-year anniversary of the transfer of Fort Monroe from the Department of the Army to...

Travel+Leisure Ranks Williamsburg As One Of The Top Cities In The U.S.

WILLIAMSBURG- Travel+Leisure magazine recently announced results of its 26th Annual World’s Best Awards for 2021, which ranks top travel destinations and companies in the United States and around the world. Williamsburg, VA made the list, coming in at #9...