Around Town
Free Outdoor Concerts
Wednesday, May 22nd to Friday, October 4th
Looking for family friendly entertainment - free? The seasonal concerts around town are back. Bring a chair and enjoy! Each first Friday of the month through October, the Merchans Square Concert Series will showcase an array of musical talent on Duke of Gloucester Street, beginning at 6:00pm. Each Wednesday, through June 12, the New Town Tunes will feature bands from around the region at Sullivan Square, beginning at 5:30pm. Yorktown's Sounds of Summer concerts will happen each Thursday night through August 15, beginning at 6:30pm at the Riverwalk Landing.
Jamestown Island Drive Loop to Partially Reopen
Monday, June 10th to Friday, October 4th at Historic Jamestown
Beginning immediately, the Island Loop Drive will be open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through October 2024 to all traffic including automobiles, cyclists, and pedestrians. The 5 mile drive has been closed since March 2024 to protect turtles during their period of activity on the island. Although vehicles will be permitted, visitors are still encouraged to practice caution when traveling on the island to avoid striking turtles. Read here for more information.