Category Archives: Suggestions

Wine Tasting Dinner at The Trellis

Former Trellis chef/owner Marcel Desaulniers will return to his old haunt for a March 16 wine dinner. It’s the first of two special March events at the Williamsburg restaurant located on Duke of Gloucester Street. Desaulniers will join David Everett, … Continue reading

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Chicago Tribune: Don’t Stay Home For Christmas

The Chicago Tribune suggests Williamsburg as a place to spend your Christmas: Some people really need a Christmas getaway. The thought of staying home can suck the joy out of the holiday. There’s all that preparation — the tree, the … Continue reading

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Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia – Planning Your Trip

Visiting Colonial Williamsburg is like stepping back into history.  The quaint little town, horse drawn carriages and people dressed in authentic costumes really makes you feel as though you’re in the 1600s.  Colonial Williamsburg has things to do for all … Continue reading

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Where to Wed in Williamsburg

If you are planning on having a wedding in Williamsburg, we have some great resources for you. Click HERE for a wedding planner.  According the their website: “We specialize in logistical event coordination, including full-service wedding planning, partial-service coordination, hourly … 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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Things to Do: Virgina Living Museum

View endangered red wolves. Get up close to a loggerhead turtle and moon jellies. See fish with no eyes and frogs that change colors. Touch live spider crabs and fossilized dinosaur tracks. Living exhibits depict Virginia’s natural heritage from the … Continue reading

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Winery Safari: Autumn in the Wine Country

Join the Virginia Living Museum and  ramble through Albemarle County exploring Virginia’s wine country. During the beautiful fall season you will visit several wineries, taste the varieties these vineyards have to offer and enjoy the scenic wonders of the Blue … Continue reading

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Suggestion: Private Tour of Williamsburg

John Sutton is a licensed tour guide who was born in Williamsburg.  Below is an example of one of his tours through Colonial Williamsburg: Take a 2 hour, 3 hour or longer walk with your personal guide. You will learn … Continue reading

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Williamsburg Symphonia Features John Pizzarelli

Cafe Carlyle Jazz virtuoso John Pizzarelli joins the Symphonia for an evening of jazz and pop music at the popular “Music Under the Stars” program in Merchants Square as part of An Occasion for the Arts weekend. Acoustic duo Me … Continue reading

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Golden Horseshoe Grill: Come for the Food; Stay for the View

You don’t have to love golf to enjoy dining at the Green Course Grill in Williamsburg. Overlooking the Green Course’s 18th hole at the Golden Horseshoe Golf Club, the 40-seat restaurant is a quiet, intimate place to eat. The central … Continue reading

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