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Things To Do in Coastal Virginia

Must-see local spots in Hampton Roads

From roller coasters to horse-drawn carriages, local craft breweries to colonial pubs, days out on the golf course to nights out at star-studded concerts, a vacation to Busch Gardens® Williamsburg and Water Country USA® puts you at the center of it all in Coastal Virginia.

9 Cities
15+ Beaches
20+ Breweries
30+ Art Galleries
3 Historic Areas

  • For the Outdoor Lover


  • Virginia Beach isn't the only place nearby that has the sand. Check out Williamsburg, Yorktown and more

    Beaches for Miles

  • Take to the water with kayaking, canoeing, swimming and much more

    Activities on the Water

  • Find plenty of biking and hiking trails around Williamsburg and nearby areas

    Travel the Best Trails

  • Find some of Virginia's best golf courses nearby

    More Outdoor Fun


  • For Adults


  • Wine and dine in Williamsburg - local wineries offer tours, tastings and more

    Wine and Dine

  • Hampton Roads has tons of local breweries that host frequent events and more

    Food and Brews


  • Favorite Spots

Local music, concerts and events near Williamsburg, VA
The Local Scene

Williamsburg is host to many local events, art galleries, museums, live music venues and concerts.

Dining options and restaurants near Williamsburg, VA
Restaurant Variety

From pancake houses to BBQ joints, there are tons of family-friendly restaurants and taverns to enjoy.

Shopping near Williamsburg, VA
Browse the Shops

There are plenty of other fantastic finds around the city including Colonial Williamsburg and Merchant's Square.


  • For the History Buff

Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia
Colonial Williamsburg

Enjoy historical reenactments, candle making, cannonball forging, walking tours and carriage rides.

Jamestown Settlement in Virginia
Historic Jamestowne

Jamestown Settlement offers reenactments and storytelling near the site of the original colony.

Yorktown Beach in Virginia
Yorktown

Visit the beaches and battlegrounds of this historic area, and the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown.

  • Choose from one of many beaches in Coastal Virginia
  • Dining in Yorktown, VA
  • Art on the River local event
  • Experience the history of Virginia
Paddle boarding on the water in Virginia Choose from one of many beaches in Coastal Virginia Dining in Yorktown, VA Art on the River local event Experience the history of Virginia

  • Busch Gardens Williamsburg Vacation Packages

    Save big when you book hotel + tickets

    Package details include:

    •  Your choice of hotel accommodations from selected hotel partners
    •  Unlimited visits to visit Christmas Town at Busch Gardens Williamsburg ($20 Savings)
    •  2 FREE meals ($50 value) with a paid ticket
    •  FREE general parking at Busch Gardens  ($45 value)
    •  Kids Stay FREE
    •  Extra Park Savings

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