Here is a sampling of things to do in the Historic Triangle this July:
Virginia Shakespeare Festival
July 11 – 21
The villainy! Pyschopath or malformed tragic figure? Come see King Richard III! All performances at Phi Beta Kappa Memorial Hall. See website for complete schedule.
“Shagging on the Riverwalk” Beach Music Concert Series
July 11, 6:30 pm
This week: The Rhondels! Put on your dancing shoes and head to Yorktown for this annual concert series at Riverwalk Landing! Free.
Summer Breeze Concert Series
July 10, 7 pm
Open-air concerts feature a variety of music from pop or party. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy! On Merchants Square. This week: Butter
Bastille Day Wine Dinner
July 14, 7 pm
Wave the French flag high with this special five-course dinner at Riverwalk Restaurant in Yorktown. See website or call 757-875-1522 for details.
ROMP at the Virginia Living Museum
July 10, 5:30 pm
An out-of-body experience for young professionals (21 – 40)! Enjoy wine, beer, snacks, networking and the “Bodies Revealed” exhibit.
Watermen’s Museum Crab Pickin’
Presented by Carrot Tree Kitchens. Enjoy old fashioned crab pickin’ steamed crabs or BBQ, Chicken Salad, Hot Dogs and more. 757-877-2641
“Bodies Revealed” Evening Hours
July 13, 6 – 8 pm
Special evening hours offered for this fascinating exhibit! At the Virginia Living Museum. See website for complete information.
July 12 & 14, 7:30 pm
It’s the summer of 1776 and the nation is ready to declare independence — if the founding fathers can agree to it! At the Kimball Theatre. 800-HISTORY
Runaway String Band Concert
July 14, 5 – 6:30 pm
At Grace Episcopal Church in Yorktown. Enjoy the sounds of this popular local band — a mix of traditional and contemporary tunes! Thursdays by the Lake Concert Series
July 11, 6 – 10 pm
At the Mariners’ Museum in Newport News. Bring a blanket and enjoy live music on a high-rise stage! Free. This week: Audio Affair!
Outdoor Summer Movies on Prince George Street
July 14, Dusk
Enjoy a free outdoor movie on Prince George Street (adjacent to Merchants Square)! This week: Breakfast Club.
July 13, 10 am – 2 pm
Join us for a SunPrint Workshop about the principles of photography at the Mariners’ Museum. See website or call 757-591-7745 for details.
Friday Night Free Wine Tastings
July 12, 6 – 8 pm
Join us every Friday to sample delicious wines from various vineyards and regions. In the lobby of Riverwalk Restaurant in Yorktown .
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