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Poquoson is The Place

Come, Shop, & Dine in Poquoson this Holiday Season
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Calendar of Events


All Month Long- ongoing

Poquoson Art League Holiday Gallery

The Gallery is ongoing through December 11th.

200 A City Hall Avenue Hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm

Sunday 12-6pm

Poquoson Letters To Santa-Mail Your letters at

the Official Mailing Stations. Mailboxes  will be out at both City Hall and 830 Poquoson Ave

through December 15. Be Sure your letter has a return address.

Poquoson Exchange Club Christmas Tree Sale

at Poquoson Ice & Coffee Shop

550 Wythe Creek Road

Hours Monday-Friday 5:30-7:30pm and Saturdays 7 Sundays  12-7pm

Sales are ongoing till trees are sold out.

Sales support community projects by the Poquoson Exchange Club

Poquoson House Decorating Contest Ready - Light Up The Night

Enter your house for Best Decorated house in the City at

Be sure your house is entered before December 7


Thru December 17 (or until supplies last)  The Shop and Dine in Poquoson Mug Give away


Spend a total of $75 at 3 or more local Poquoson Merchants between

November 26 – December 17 and redeem for your FREE HOLIDAY MUG

at 830 Poquoson Avenue. (Limit 1 per household, while supplies last)

December 1  Poquoson Memory Tree Lighting 

6:30pm at the Front Lawn of the former Wells Fargo Bank

December 2 Official Poquoson Tree Lighting and Frosty Forest Festival

Brought to you by the Poquoson Kiwanis

6pm City Hall.

December 3  7pm  The Annual Poquoson Lighted Christmas Parade

Following with tradition this year's theme is "Celebrating our Frontline Heros"

The parade will be travel along Wythe Creek Road to Victory Blvd Intersection

December 3 at 4pm  Pictures with Santa at Poquoson Ice and Coffee Shop

Santa will be doing pictures with everyone inside

Poquoson Ice & Coffee Shoppe @ 550 Wythe Creek Road!

Santa’s Elves will have Hot Coco, Hot Coffee, & Hot Apple Cider along with Hot Dogs and Burgers until 8pm! So come hungry and thirsty! Our parking lot will close at 6pm! If you are planning to get pictures with Santa and then find a seat on Wythe Creek for the parade, please plan for alternative parking!

December 4 and 5 Poquoson Museum Holiday Open House 12-5pm

968 Poquoson Avenue

Hot Cider, Treats and holiday decor. Shop for unique gifts at our gift shop.

Please wear a mask.

December 9 Trim the Library  Tree 6:30pm

Poquoson Public Library

Kids 11 and Under are welcome to come help decorate and trim the Library Tree

December 9 Drop Off  Your Gingerbread House Entry at the Poquoson Public Library by noon.

Enter this contest either as an individual or a team for great prizes. Winners Announced at the Library Open House 12/12

December 11 & 12 Living Nativity at Victory Church

Saturday December 11 6-8pm

Sunday December 12 6-8pm

Victory Church 410 E. Yorktown Road, Poquoson

Experience  this narrated  family friendly outdoor live nativity presentation with live shepherds, wise men and animals. Hot Chocolate and cookies included. All welcome.

December 12 Holiday Open House at the Poquoson Public Library

Sunday, December 12 1-4:30pm all ages are invited for some free holiday fun.

holiday craft activities, gingerbread house display and winners of the contest announced and the Teen Advisory Board Bake Sale. Info: 868-3060

December 12 Handbell Christmas Concert 7pm Trinity United Methodist Church

1294 Poquoson Avenue

Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated

For more info: 868-6174 ext. 10

December 12 Poquoson Marketplace at Surf's Up Restaurant


100 Cary's Chapel Road Poquoson

Lots of unique crafters, food and gifts.

December 21 The Longest Night- A Blue Christmas Service

at Tabernacle United Methodist Church 7pm

831 Poquoson Avenue

Enjoy this service to remember our loved ones with prayer and hope.

All are invited.

December 23 Christmas Eve, Eve Candlelight Service 7pm

Victory Church 410 E. Yorktown Road, Poquoson

Celebrate the joy of Christ's Birth at the traditional candlelight service with special music and story time for kids.All are invited.

December 23 Family Christmas Eve Service
Tabernacle United Methodist Church

5PM at 831 Poquoson Avenue

A special Christmas Evey Service especially for families with children and includes the telling of the Christmas Story. All are invited.

December 24 St. Timothy's Church Christmas Eve Service at 10:30pm ending at midnight

962 Poquoson Avenue

Candlelight and Carols all are welcome.

Please wear a mask.

December 24 Christmas Even Candlelight & Communion Service

Celebrating the birth of Christ  11PM

830 Poquoson Avenue

All are welcome

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City of Poquoson Office of Economic Development

830 Poquoson Avenue,

Poquoson Virginia 23662