Local Area Attractions
Have A Revolutionary Vacation! Bring your family to Williamsburg and make your vacation one for the history books. Discover adventure in America’s favorite family destination, where historical attractions, museums and the cultural arts combine with theme parks, restaurants and shopping. This is America’s Historic Triangle, and there’s no better place to have fun exploring our nation’s rich history. Big thrills are big fun—and you’ll find both in Williamsburg at Busch Gardens and Water Country USA!
At Colonial Williamsburg, you'll find living history in a town much as it was in the years before the American Revolution. During your visit, meet interpreters of all ages who will help you understand life in the 1700s.For a list of their special events and activities, click here. Visit their website learn more about what you can expect during your stay in Colonial Williamsburg!
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Busch Gardens celebrates summer with a nightly extravaganza featuring live performances, music and special effects that culminates in a park-wide firework spectacular. Each country will celebrate IllumiNights in its own way with multiple performances throughout the evening. Fifty nights of fireworks provide a perfect ending to a summer evening.
Richmond NASCAR Weekend!
Show your NASCAR spirit by displaying your favorite drivers flag and cheering them on at the Federated Auto Parts 400 night race! After the race, kick back camper-style and enjoy an evening over a cozy campfire. Richmond International Raceway is conveniently located just 46 miles on I-64 W.
Spend a weekend with us as you visit Busch Gardens opening weekend of Howl-O-Scream! This fall "spooktacular' is guaranteed to conjure up scary characters and ghoulish goblins as Busch Gardens celebrates Halloween. Guests can witness the haunting of Das Festhaus, fearfully wind through a monster-sized maze, experience an eerie laser light show or climb aboard a haunted locomotive. There also are activities for the younger children. Check out the schedule online. Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.