Yorktown Market Days sets Fall Festival for Oct. 8

WYDaily.com is your source for free news and information in Williamsburg, James City & York Counties.

A “Fall Festival,” featuring extended hours and special events, will highlight Yorktown Market Days on Saturday, Oct. 8.

Yorktown Market Days Fall Festival will include hayrides, games, face painting and lots of delicious fall produce. (Courtesy York County)
Yorktown Market Days Fall Festival will include hayrides, games, face painting and lots of delicious fall produce. (Courtesy York County)

Market Days events will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on festival day. Special events running throughout the day will include hayrides, face painting and other children’s activities, a cooking demonstration by Water Street Grille and live music by Elderberry Jam, according to a York County news release

The market will feature seasonal fruits and vegetables; fresh seafood; eggs, poultry, beef and pork; fresh breads and baked goods; organic and gluten-free products; coffee, jams and jellies; pumpkins, mums, gourds, potted plants, and much more, the release states.

More than 40 vendors and local artists will participate in the market during October. For a listing of vendors and artists for the Fall Festival, visit www.yorktownmarketdays.com.

Free parking will be available in several public parking areas throughout Historic Yorktown. The free Yorktown trolley runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

For more information about the Market Days Fall Festival and other events in Yorktown, call (757) 890-3500 or visit ww.visityorktown.org.

Yorktown Market Days sets Fall Festival for Oct. 8