• Click Here to Subscribe to Email updates

  • psst … I’m a Realtor! Thanks for stopping by my website. I would love to help you find your dream home and community in the Hampton Roads or Williamsburg area or to sell your existing home. This website is authored by local resident and REALTOR, John Womeldorf. John is known around town as Mr. Williamsburg, for both his extensive knowledge of Hampton Roads and the historic triangle, and his expertise in the local real estate market. His websites, WilliamsburgsRealEstate.com and Mr Williamsburg.com were created as a resource for folks who are exploring a move to Williamsburg, VA , Hampton Roads VA and the surrounding areas of the Virginia Peninsula. On his website you can search homes for sale , foreclosures, 55+ active adult communities, condos and town homes , land and commercial property for sale in Williamsburg, Yorktown, New Kent, Poquoson, and Gloucester, VA as well as surrounding markets of Carrolton, Chesapeake,Gloucester, Hampton, Isle of Wight, Portsmouth Mathews, Newport News Norfolk, Poquoson, Smithfield, , Suffolk, Surry, Va Beach, Yorktown and York County Virginia You can reach John by email John@MrWilliamsburg.com or phone @ 757-254-813
  • RSS Colonial Williamsburg News

    • Check Out Our New Newsletter
      Welcome to ReCap, a weekly newsletter packed with stories about Revolutionary history and its relevance to today’s world. We’ll tell you about the historic trades, our rare breeds, what’s being exhibited in our museums and the myriad of ways you can be entertained in the  Revolutionary City. Food, gardens, the historical research in our libraries ... Continu […]
    • Created equal?
      Were the principles enshrined in the Declaration of Independence tarnished from the beginning? That question is at the heart of this imagined conversation between Thomas Jefferson, the Declaration’s author, and Lydia Broadnax, an enslaved woman in the household of Jefferson’s mentor, George Wythe. The ... Continue Reading »
    • A Celebration of African-American Interpretation
      By Karen Gonzalez African-American interpreters in the Revolutionary City sometimes find that there’s a fine line between the past and the present. African-American interpreters take part in a music program at the Great Hopes Plantation. Like the time that a guest nervously told the African-American interpreters at the ... Continue Reading »
    • From the Garden: Managing the Hotbed
      The hotbed frame has been covered since before the last snow fall and the ensuing bitter cold so it was with some trepidation that we uncovered it on Sunday morning. Uncovering the hotbed However, all of our apprehensions were immediately relieved as the young transplants were perfectly ... Continue Reading »
    • Foundation’s Archives Department–From A to Z
      Colonial Williamsburg’s Archives and Records Department is charged with preserving the history of the Foundation. Created in 1945, the department documents the administrative, business, and legal history of Colonial Williamsburg’s Restoration and the Foundation. The archival collection serves the research needs of Foundation staff, though external researcher […]
  • Flickr Photos

    front1

    upstairs closet

    upstairs bedroom2

    More Photos

Hampton’s Saturday Summer Street Fest — returns this Saturday

hampton street festAssuming we have good weather The group Cracker, known for rock radio hits "Low," "Euro-Trash Girl," and "Get Off This,"will perform at the season’s first outdoor bash on April 24.

In addition to music, the Street Fest includes a children’s area outfitted with inflatable rides, face painting and craft activities. Children can enjoy unlimited fun there with a $4 ticket.
As always, though, admission to the block party itself is free.

 

 

Dates/ Times : every Saturday beginning April 24, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the corner of King Street and Queensway in Downtown Hampton.
Enjoy local and regional entertainment, cold refreshments, and plenty of activities for the young and old.
Admission is free and everyone’s invited to this street party!

Directions: take exit 267 on I-64 to Hampton’s waterfront.

For more information on the Hampton Street Fest click here.

Band Schedule for Hampton Summer Street Fest 2010:
 
April 24 National Act Cracker with special guest Octane 80 (www.crackersoul.com )
May 1 Hot Cakes
May 8 Tidewater Drive Band
May 15 Julius Pittman and the Revival
May 22 Power Play with Special Guest the Academy of Rock (www.academyofrockmusicva.com /)
May 29 Slapwater (www.slapwater.com )
June 5 Strictly Bizzness
June 12 Black White Blues
June 19 Dave Cynar
June 26  Molly Hatchet with special guest TBA (www.mollyhatchet.com /)
July 3 Full Metal Jackson (formerly Snackbar Jones)
July 10 Fins Party Band
July 17 Strictly Bizzness
July 24 Heather Edwards Band (www.heatheredwardsband.com )
July 31 Emmitt Swimming with special guest
Aug. 7 Octane 80 with Special Guest the Academy of Rock (www.academyofrockmusicva.com /)
Aug. 14 The Janitors
Aug. 21 Vinyl Headlights
Aug 28 Excess Baggage
Sept. 4 Slapwater (www.slapwater.com )

 

Map picture

About these ads

One Response

  1. Had a great time listening to vinyl headlights. Scott keep in.viting the best bands.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,488 other followers

%d bloggers like this: