The Best Things To Do In Colonial Beach

Colonial Beach: 

Walk leisurely along the Colonial Beach Boardwalk, lined with shops, restaurants, and river views. Evening walks are fantastic here.


Colonial Beach is on the Virginia Birding and Wildlife Trail. Bring binoculars to see the area's varied birds in parks and wetlands.

State Park: 

A short drive away, Westmoreland State Park includes hiking trails, a pool, camping, and picnicking. Check out the Overlook Trail.

Historic Sites: 

The neighboring Monroe Bay Lighthouse and George Washington's Birthplace National Monument offer Colonial Beach heritage.


Play golf at Colonial Beach Yacht Center's nine-hole course with beachfront views.

Wine tasting: 

Visit Ingleside Vineyards and Vault Field Vineyards for wine tastings and tours.


The Colonial Beach antique shops and marketplaces provide unique treasures and artifacts.

Annual events: 

Check the town's schedule for celebrations like the Potomac River Festival, which has parades, fireworks, and live music.

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