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The City of Williamsburg Parks & Recreation host and sponsors many Special Events throughout the year.  For more information, please call or email the Williamsburg Parks and Recreation Department at (757) 259-3760.

Easter Egg Extravaganza Easter Egg Extravaganze: This is an annual event sponsored by James City County Parks & Recreation (757) 259-3200 and Williamsburg Parks & Recreation (757) 259-3760. Please check our website again in the future for more information about the 2016 Easter Egg Extravaganza.
Special Events - Taxes Greater Williamsburg Volunteer Income Tax Assistance:  This is a free tax preparation service for individuals with low to moderate incomes, individuals with disabilities and the elderly who cannot afford expensive tax preparation fees. This service is offered annually at the Quarterpath Recreation Center (757) 259-3760 from February until April.

National Trails Day: In observance of National Trails Day, the Williamsburg Parks and Recreation Department will have an annual event in June at Waller Mill Park.  Please check the website again for updates.

Special thanks to the Williamsburg Fire Department and Williamsburg Police Department for helping make a great event this year!

Leprechaun St. Patrick's Day Scavenger Hunt: Join us at Waller Mill Park for our Annual St. Patrick’s Day Scavenger Hunt. This event will take you around the park as you follow your clues and look for the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow!  Waller Mill Park (757) 259-3778 / (757) 259-3779.
Summer Breeze Summer Breeze Concert Series: Join us for the Summer Breeze concerts in Merchants Square. These open-air concerts will feature a variety of bands performing music from pop to dance to party. August concerts will showcase the area’s popular military bands. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy the music!

July 1: 7:00 - 8:15 p.m.
July 8, 15, 22 & 29: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
August 5: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Wallerpalooza 2 Wallerpalooza - Fall Family Festival:  Join us at Waller Mill Park for our Annual Wallerpalooza Fall Festival.  This family friendly event features crafts, activities, and games for children of all ages with prizes for all competitors. There will be a $5 Entry fee for all vehicles. Come ready to play and explore our disc golf course with instruction available! Waller Mill Park (757) 259-3778 / (757) 259-3779.

Williamsburg Farmers Market: Come visit the Market in Merchants Square most Saturdays. Live music, chef's tent and amazing products from a variety of vendors. For more details, visit their website at We hope to see you there!

Market Schedule:

  • Now – October 31: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • November 7 – 28: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • December 12 & 19: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


The City of Williamsburg does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities.

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Last updated: 6/9/2015 4:24:34 PM