Monthly Archives: September 2010

Spend the Holidays in Williamsburg

From first-class shopping and dining to special Christmas events and holiday-themed vacations, the Williamsburg area has something for everyone.  In Colonial Williamsburg, enjoy hot cider and fresh gingerbread cookies while taking in the historic streets’ traditional holiday decorations.  Back for … Continue reading

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Things to Do: Shoulder Season in Williamsburg

Williamsburg tourism is making a marketing effort to promote the shoulder season as a great time to visit Williamsburg, Virginia.  Below are some broad suggestions: Christmas — Building on last year’s debut of Christmas Town at Busch Gardens, the Alliance … Continue reading

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Smokes & Spirits at the Williamsburg Inn

Celebrate and enjoy a featured Scotch Whiskey, Bourbon or Cognac with Chef de Cuisine Travis Brust. You’ll also enjoy tastes of a delicious array of pairings of cheeses, smoked sausages, and breads accompanied by a light/mild-flavored to a robust/full-bodied cigar. … Continue reading

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Things to Do in Inclimate Weather

Colonial Williamsburg has a host of museums that make a good retreat during inclimate weather: Dewitt Wallace Decorative Arts, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Arts, and Bassett Hall. Shopping on Merchants Square, the spa at the Kingsmill Resort and going to … Continue reading

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Things to Do: Vineyards by the Fountain

City Center at Oyster Point in Newport News invites you to sip and savor at the Fourth Annual Wine Festival, Vineyards by the Fountain, on Saturday, September 19, 1-6 PM by the fountain stage. “Vineyards by the Fountain” is a … Continue reading

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Literary High Tea at Carrot Tree Kitchens, Yorktown

Timothy Seaman “Celtic Airs” Wednesday, November 03, 2010 (4:00 pm – 5:30 pm) This event does not repeat Civil War Fashion Show Wednesday, November 10, 2010 (4:00 pm – 5:30 pm) This event does not repeat Thane Harpole And David … Continue reading

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Carrot Tree Restaurant in Williamsburg and Yorktown

The story of Carrot Tree is not quite as old as some stories in the Historic Triangle. In 1984, challenged by a restaurant manager to produce a better carrot cake, Debi did so; by calling her grandmother at midnight for … Continue reading

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