Events

Love food trucks, wine, and watching the daylight fade over the river? What about fresh crabs made any way you'd like, live music, and having fun with friends at one of Virginia's most popular fall festivals? Are you a runner who enjoys unique races and sweeping river views? How about welcoming the holidays in a quaint, historic downtown shopping district with hot chocolate, Santa, and lots of family fun? If all of those things sound great to you, we invite you to #visitwestpointkingwilliam and join us at one (or all!) of our many year-round events. 

Food Trucks by the River

Location: The Pavilion at Riverwalk Park (click for map)

Time: 5pm to 8pm

Details: On select Friday nights in the spring, summer, and fall, join the Town of West Point for delicious food from a variety of local food trucks, wine from Gauthier Vineyard, sweeping river views, live music, sunsets, and more!

Friday, May 21, 2021: Jeeps & Butts, Sandston Smokehouse, Sno-to-Go, and Gauthier Vineyard

Friday, Friday, June 25, 2021: Carytown Burgers & Fries, Creekside Catering Co., Sno-to-Go, and Gauthier Vineyard with music by Robbie Kerns

Friday, July 16, 2021: Sandston Smokehouse, Little Piggy's Wurst Nightmare, Sno-to-Go, and Gauthier Vineyard with music by Mitchel Evan

Friday, August 20, 2021: Carytown Burgers & Fries, Carmen's Authentic Jamaican Cuisine, Sno-to-Go, and Gauthier Vineyard with music by Kailey Conner

West Point Farmers Market

Location: The Pavilion at Riverwalk Park (click for map)

Time: 8am to Noon

Details: Join us on Saturday mornings from May to September and stock up on fresh local produce, dairy and meat products, honey, plant seedlings, baked goods, flowers, and more! Visit our Farmers Market page here and follow the Town of West Point on Facebook for the latest vendor information.

Jammin' On the Point Summer Concert Series 

Location: West Point Town Park, Downtown West Point

Time: 6pm to 9:30pm

Details: Sponsored by the West Point Chamber of Commerce, our free Jammin' On the Point Summer Concert Series occurs June through September at Town Park in Downtown West Point. Live bands, food, drinks, and more!

Friday, June 18, 2021: Brand Franklin

Friday, July 2, 2021: Fine Swiss Cheese

Friday, August 13, 2021: The Mullins Sisters

Friday, September 10, 2021: Roxburg (Tim Parker)

40th Annual Crab Carnival

Location: Downtown West Point

Date and Time: Friday October 7th, 2022 (5 to 9:30pm) and Saturday, October 8th, 2022 (10am to 6pm)

Details: One of Virginia's most popular and longest-running fall festivals, the West Point Crab Carnival welcomes visitors from all over the east coast to the Town of West Point's downtown waterfront district. From fresh seafood to live music on multiple stages, beverages, shopping, fireworks, parades, and more, there's fun for all ages at Crab Carnival. Visit www.crabcarnival.com to plan your visit!

14th Annual Chesty Puller 10K

Location: Downtown West Point (Start/Finish at Town Park - 9th and Kirby Streets)

Date and Time: Saturday, June 25th, 2022 at 7:30am

Details: One of the Town of West Point's most anticipated events, our Chesty Puller 10K honors West Point's own Chesty Puller, the most decorated United States Marine in American history, as well as all of our brave men and women of the military. After the race, relax and celebrate your accomplishment in Town Park with food, drinks, and more! For additional details, visit us on Facebook!

Christmas on the Town

Location: Downtown West Point

Date and Time: Sunday, December 5th, 2021: 9am to 5:30pm

Details: Visit www.westpointvachamber.com for all the latest details about how our quaint river town plans to welcome the holiday season! From shopping to dining to our Tree of Life Grand Illumination,  there's something for everyone to enjoy at this year's Christmas on the Town!