Thanksgiving in Virginia

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    The very first Thanksgiving occurred in Virginia.

    Celebrate and give thanks in original fashion.


    Each year visitors are invited to join in the festivities at the Virginia Thanksgiving Festival hosted by Berkeley Plantation, site of the very first Thanksgiving in 1619. Enjoy this day dedicated to history and food, and including house tours of the beloved 1726 Berkeley Plantation manor house.

Thanksgiving Weekend Travel Packages and Deals

Williamsburg - May 1, 2015 - Dec. 31, 2016 - History Is Fun! Package - Take hold of America's beginnings in two centuries with one ticket to Jamestown Settlement and the ... read more...

Black Friday and More!

Falmouth - Jan. 3 - Home for the Holidays at Gari Melchers Home and Studio - Enjoy seasonal house decorations inspired by the Melchers’ stylish hospitality, included with ...

Williamsburg - Nov. 24, 2016 - 26, 2016 - "Foods & Feasts of Colonial Virginia" at Jamestown Settlement - At Jamestown Settlement, explore 17th-century culinary practices of Virginia during this three-day ...

Yorktown - Nov. 24, 2016 - 26, 2016 - "Foods & Feasts of Colonial Virginia" at the Yorktown Victory Center - At the Yorktown Victory Center, a museum of the American Revolution, explore 18th-century culinary ...

Chincoteague Island - Nov. 25, 26 - Annual Deborah Waterfowl Show and Auction - Over 100 exhibitors are featured. Each year there is a featured carver and artist. All exhibitors ...


Last Updated: 10/5/2015 3:37 PM
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