Williamsburg February events

Top 5 February Events in Williamsburg

Here are our top five events happening in Greater Williamsburg during February.

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Mark Your Calendar for these February Events in Williamsburg

The month of February is full of fun and exciting events all across Greater Williamsburg. Whether you’re searching for family-friendly events, food and drink events, live music or free festivals, you’ll have plenty of options to choose. Be sure to pick up a goWilliamsburg Visitors Guide for even more events happening throughout the year.

Top 5 February Events in Williamsburg

Here are our top five events happening in Greater Williamsburg during February.

Until February 2: William & Mary Global Film Festival

The William & Mary Global Film Festival (GFF) is four days of films, special guests, workshops and receptions right here in Williamsburg. The intimate festival offers festival goers exclusive access to some of the best films from around the world, as well as their filmmakers, actors, producers and more.

Click here to read more about the William & Mary Global Film Festival.

February 7: Big Island Aquaculture Oyster Dinner

Visit The Williamsburg Winery for a dinner celebrating one of Virginia’s finest products, oysters. The Wessex Hundred culinary team will prepare a five-course dinner highlighting local oysters from Big Island Aquaculture, along with regional ingredients. Each course is paired with Williamsburg Winery wines.

February 15: Southeast Virginia Arts Fair

Spends Presidents Day weekend in Williamsburg at the Southeast Virginia Arts Fair. This event will feature live bluegrass music on the front lawn of the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum. Enjoy performances from London, Cook County Bluegrass and Big Boss Combo. There will also be craft beer from Alewerks Brewing Company and food from Papa Murphy’s Pizza.

February 15–17: Winter Fun Weekend

Beat the winter blues by coming out to Yankee Candle Village for a weekend full of fun. From Saturday, Feb. 15 through Monday, Feb. 17, bring the whole family out for plenty of activities, entertainment and more during the Winter Fun Weekend. All weekend long, have fun with Wax Works activities and the Build-a-Bear workshop.

February 21: Mardi Gras Party

Celebrate Mardi Gras at The Cannon Tap Room at Brass Cannon Brewing. Sip on a Voodoo Hurricane and indulge in Cajun fare from Chef K. Stop by during happy hour, from 5–7 p.m., for 10 percent off everything.