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New Ship At Yorktown

Another historically significant ship sailed into Riverwalk Landing at 1:30 this morning! Nao Trinidad, a square-rigged replica built in Spain in 2018, will be stationed in Yorktown from Friday, Oct. 28 – Sunday, Nov. 6....
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New Indian Restaurant Comes To Williamsburg

Williamsburg has a new Indian restaurant, Masala Craft located in the Courthouse Commons Shopping Center 5223 Monticello Avenue The Arora family welcomes old friends and new patrons to its new restaurant Masala Craft, the...

Southern Living Magazine names Williamsburg Virginia

Williamsburg, Virginia was a winner in Southern Living Magazine's South's Best Awards,

New Outdoor Fitness Station On The Capital Trail

There is no question the addition of the VirginiaCapital Trail amplified the number of bicyclist and outdoor enthusiasts coming to Williamsburg Virginia. It seems every year more incentives are added to the trail making...
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New Williamsburg Virginia Business Opens: The Sipping Flea

In this Coronavirus era seeing new businesses opening signals that a return to normal times is around the corner. Local business owners Jeff and Nancy Lee opened their 3rd local Williamsburg, Virginia business, The...
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New Location for William & Mary Campus Book Store

  By Williamsburg Visitor Staff A favorite holiday shopping destination in Williamsburg, Virginia is the William & Mary Bookstore. It’s new location is set to open at 601 Prince George St. on Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021.The bookstore has long...
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  JOIN THE WILLIAMSBURG KIWANIS FOR THE 42nd ANNUAL SHRIMP FEAST! The Jamestown Settlement Aug 12, 2023 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM Brasswind is bringing back the classic horn band sound and look that’s been missing for quite...
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Williamsburg Virginia’s Chef on Hell’s Kitchen

Casa Pearl's Ileana D'Silva On Fox's Program Eighteen new chefs arrived in Los Angeles in two separate limos heading to Gordon Ramsey’s Hell’s Kitchen. And one of them was from Williamsburg, Virginia. Local chef Ileana D'Silva,...
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Where To Find Santa Claus In Williamsburg Virginia

 By Williamsburg Visitor Staff  Santa Claus Is Coming To Town! (Here’s Where to Find Him in Williamsburg, Virginia). Williamsburg Downtown, Merchants Square Anyone who lives in the historic triangle or has visited during the holidays knows about...
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Poke Sushi Bowl is Coming to Williamsburg

WELCOME to Williamsburg, Virginia - Poke Sushi Bowl! This delicious Hawaiian inspired restaurant is opening at 6596 Richmond Road and is operated by Peking-Mongolian Grill owner Benjamin Diau. Poke (pronounced “POH-keh") is a Hawaiian term...