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Art at the River returns to Yorktown

An array of artists will add a touch of creative flair to the Historic Yorktown waterfront on Sunday, when the Art at the River Juried Art Show returns for the eighth time.

Guests can stroll down the Riverwalk from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. to look at the one-of-a-kind work on display—paintings, pottery, jewelry, glass arts, photography, woodwork, basketry and more.

Forty-three artists were selected for this exhibition from as far away as the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

Also featured will be live demonstration from the Tidewater Turners of Virginia, who will explain about their tools and techniques as they make a variety of objects, including spinning tops that visitors get to take home as souvenirs.

Food and beverages will be available for purchase from Coastal Thirst and all Historic Yorktown restaurants will be open. The Hampton Roads Winery is offering wine tastings with the option to buy a bottle. The Fifes and Drums of York Town are scheduled to open the show at 10 a.m., ...

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