Independence Day Fireworks

Independence Day Fireworks

Cover photo: Bobby Hooker, Hooker Studio   Join us Sunday, July 3, approximately 9 pm for our annual Independence Day fireworks show! Bring a blanket and grab a spot on the beach. Or come by boat and watch the show from the Potomac River! There is always a big...
Where is Colonial Beach, Virginia (CBVA)?

Where is Colonial Beach, Virginia (CBVA)?

Where is Colonial Beach, Virginia (CBVA)? Closer than you think–one of the closest beaches to Washington, DC and Richmond! CBVA is located along the Potomac River on one side and Monroe Bay on the other, in the northwestern part of Westmoreland County on...
The Best Seafood in Colonial Beach

The Best Seafood in Colonial Beach

Cover photo: Shady Lane Seafood Being located on a peninsula just 35 nautical miles from the Chesapeake Bay has its privileges. Namely, Town of Colonial Beach, Virginia (CBVA), has access to some of the region’s best seafood, including local favorites oysters,...
71st Annual Potomac River Festival

71st Annual Potomac River Festival

Cover photo: Mary Wenz Photography For the 71st year, the river town of Colonial Beach, Virginia, is honoring and celebrating the history and bounty of the Potomac River. The entire Town of Colonial Beach joins in the fun, hosting a full line-up of weekend activities...