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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Go Ape Named One of the Best Aerial Adventure Parks

Go Ape man swinging on zipline

Go Ape has been nominated by a panel of family travel experts as one of the best aerial adventure parks in North America. The panel, developed by USA Today 10Best, has identified 20 aerial adventure operators across North America as the premier organizati...

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Tourism News
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Williamsburg Area Restaurant Association’s Park & Dine

Park and Dine WARA

The Williamsburg Area Restaurant Association (WARA) has launched a new initiative to encourage visitors and residents to enjoy a takeout meal at a local park. Park & Dine launched on Earth Day.James City County is pleased to have several parks partici...

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Tourism Blog
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Vintage Summers, Ltd. Opens Brick and Mortar Location

Vintage Summers

Vintage Summers, Ltd. has opened a brick and mortar location at 3303 Poplar Creek Lane. The retail store offers a variety of vintage home décor, clothing, jewelry and collectibles as well as eco-friendly products from local vendors and artists. These prod...

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Tourism News
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Williamsburg Winery Wins Medals in 2021 Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition

Winemaker Challenge winners

The Williamsburg Winery recently announced that their 2019 Petit Manseng received a Platinum Medal in the 2021 Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition. The 2019 Petit Manseng received 94 points and is available to purchase in a special limited ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Colonial National Historical Park Seeks Public Input

Bicyclists on the Colonial Parkway

The National Park Service (NPS) at Colonial National Historical Park (Park) is seeking public comments regarding a proposal to implement recurring, temporary closures of a seven-mile portion of the Colonial Parkway to motor vehicles. The temporary closure...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

“FOCUSED: A Century of Virginia Indian Resilience,” at Jamestown Settlement through March 25, 2022

Frank Speck photograph collection, N12730; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

In collaboration with Virginia Indian tribal communities, Jamestown Settlement, a museum of 17th-century Virginia, is now presenting “FOCUSED: A Century of Virginia Indian Resilience,” a contemporary exhibition through March 25, 2022.“FOCUSED” is principa...

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