Beer & Seafood Wednesday Nights

Each week the beers and the seafood items will rotate (Lobster, Shrimp, Crabs, Crabcakes, Scallops, Clams, you drooling yet?), so get your friends and family together and come out for a great night of food and drinks on the only public waterfront venue in Williamsburg / James City County.


Featuring Live Music All Summer!

7/10 - Tony Bob Merritt
7/17 - Nathan Lienard
7/24 - Caroline Scruggs
7/31 - Jon Smith
8/7 - Nathan Lienard
8/14 - Tony Bob Merritt
8/21 - Jon Smith
8/28 - Caroline Scruggs

Brewed Awakening

“Brewed Awakening” Sunday summer brunch series returns at Billsburg Brewery showcasing musicians from across Hampton Roads. Running from 12pm-3pm, join us for special community pricing of incredible craft beer, food trucks, and local music that will satisfy all of your “Sunday Fun-day” needs!


Each food truck will have brunch items on the menu in addition to their regular menu and Billsburg will be pouring all your favorite beers including Sunday BEERMosas!


Get your limited Brewed Awakening Coffee Mug for fills on pints during Brewed Awakening (Sundays 11am - 3pm). Purchase your $10 Mug today and get special priced pints every Brewed Awakening!


Featuring Live Music All Summer!

8/4 - Scott Varney
8/11 - Eric Insley
8/18 - The People Collection
8/25 - Hoot & Annie
9/1 - #TheWokOutz
SEPTEMBER 7 - CODDIWOMPLE - A Local Music Festival

Sat, August 17, 12pm to 10pm - 1619Fest - A reggae concert featuring Akae Beka, Mighty Joshua, and Cultivated Minds

1619Fest is the 400th Anniversary Commemoration of a Consequential Event in American History, the Arrival of Africans.


Join us for the entire day as we recognize this historic time. Events highlighting Jamestown Island that include a visit to the "Angela Site" where archaeologists will share information about details and artifacts that they are discovering on the site where one of the first Africans came to live.


Music begins at 5pm, your ticket gets you access to a live reggae concert, headlined by international reggae artist Akea Beka. Plus opening performances by Mighty Joshua and Cultivated Mind.


Advance tickets are only $30 ($40 at the door) for access to all activities and performances occurring at Billsburg Brewery / James City County Marina.


CLICK HERE for all event details.


Tickets are available for purchased at


NOTE: This ticket does not include the required $20 entry fee to Jamestown Island. This must be paid directly to Jamestown upon arrival to their visitor center if you are planning to attend the morning commemoration activities mentioned above.

Sunday, August 18, 3pm to 8pm - Food and Beer pairings from the Virginia Chefs Association and Billsburg Brewing Company

Come join Virginias finest chefs August 18th from 3-8pm as they spend the afternoon cooking many of their favorite dishes.
Chefs from the Virginia Chefs Association (VCA) will be cooking great summer foods and share their tips for your afternoon picnics and BBQ’s.


Representing the VCA are;
- Custom Culinary Creations
- Chefs and students of the Culinary Institute of Virginia
- The Nutall Store
- The Apprentices of the Williamsburg Inn
- Waypoint Seafood and Grill
- Williamsburg latest taste sensation “Hunger” husband and wife team Chef Andres Sandoval and is wife Katie bring a unique line of incredible sauces for the grill.


Suggested beer flights by Billsburg and live music by Dave Jacobson’s, Royal Atlantic Entertainment


Purchase tickets for $35 in advance at or at the door for $40.


Proceeds benefit the VCA; their educational commitment of apprenticeships, culinary scholarships, local education, Williamsburg’s food panties; Meals on Wheels, FISH, Virginia Peninsula Food Bank and Warm Up Williamsburg, the Community of Faith Missions Soup Supper fund raiser for homeless shelters.

Saturday, August 24, 8pm - Drag Show with Circus of Sistah's

Join us at Billsburg for HOT SUMMER NIGHT DRAG SHOW featuring CIRCUS OF SISTAHS on SATURDAY, AUGUST 24, 8:00 - 10:00PM.


Limited seats available in the Billsburg Taproom so get your tickets now.



Sunday, September 1, 3pm to 5pm - Doggie Ice Cream Sundae Social

Join The Nautical Dog at Billsburg Brewery on September 1st from
3 pm - 5 pm for a doggie ice cream sundae social. Friendly, leashed dogs of all sizes are welcome ( please no retractable leashes).

Every Friday Night, Sept 6 - Nov 22, 6pm to 9pm - Jamestown Get Down Concert Series at Billsburg Brewery

The Jamestown Get Down at Billsburg Brewery brings you live music every Friday night this fall from great local and regional bands.

Every Friday, Sept. 6 – Nov 22 from 6-9pm, enjoy great live music outdoors on the waterfront of the James City County Marina at your favorite local brewery, Billsburg Brewery.

Our taproom opens at noon, brewhouse garage door opens at 5pm for full pours of your favorite brews.

2019 Jamestown Get Down Band Lineup:
9/6: Ben Phelps Project
9/13: Bobby C and the Slackers
9/27: Unaka Prong
10/4: Marsh Hawk
10/11: Tin Can Fish Band
10/18: Hangar 09
10/25: Jason Cale Music
11/1: Chinese Fire Drill
11/8: Rider
11/15: The Whiskey Saints
11/22: Full Circle

Admission is FREE ~ Fresh food is available by local food trucks, and your favorite Billsburg Beer is always on tap! This concert series is in partnership with BALI BALI Food Truck “Korean BBQ on the run” and The Hungry Pug Food Truck.

It's a great way to finish the work week and kick off the weekend, so grab your friends and head over to Billsburg Brewery - The only public waterfront brewery and venue in Williamsburg!

Friday, September 13, 6pm - Comedy Night for Charity

Come join us for a night of laughs with local talent Tom Holaday. "Coach" Tom has been working comedy clubs since 1992, inspiring laughter through relate-able, real life stories from his life as a teacher, coach, and father. All proceeds from the event will go to support the work of the American Liver Foundation. The foundation's mission is to promote education, advocacy, support services and research for the prevention, treatment, and cure of liver disease. Today, over 30 million Americans suffer from liver disease, or 1 in 10, and it is one of the top causes of death in the U.S. Every dollar raised will make a difference in the lives of these neighbors, friends, and family living with liver disease. Plus, they say that good, hearty laughter increases liver function. So let's raise a glass and have some laughs for your liver!


Cost: $10/ticket. 100% donated to the American Liver Foundation



Saturday, October 5, 12pm to 4pm - Oktoberfest at Billsburg Brewery

Celebrate Oktoberfest with all your friends at Billsburg Brewery. Get your tickets now as we celebrate 2019 Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 5, 12:00pm - 4:00pm with all of our friends from local breweries in the 757. Every brewery will be pouring their own fest bier or german style lager here in the parking lot of Billsburg Brewery.

Brewery Lineup -
O'Connor Brewing Co.
Smartmouth Beer
Benchtop Brewing Company
Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant
Alewerks Brewing Company
The Virginia Beer Company
Precarious Beer Project
Elation Brewing
Rip Rap Brewing Co.
Twisted Knot Brewing Co.
Coelacanth Brewing
The St. George Brewing Company
Bull Island Brewing Company
The Bold Mariner Brewing Company
Wasserhund Brewing Company

Your $25 ticket includes a commemorative beer stein and samples from every fest beer being poured! RAIN OR SHINE.

We will also have live entertainment and special Bavarian menus from local food trucks will be available for purchase including FoodaTude..Food with Attitude and The Hungry Pug Food Truck.