Limelight events for April 27

The Virginia Gazette

Sunset Pick Your Paddle – Enjoy the beauty of sunset on the water with a guided paddling trip. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Sunday. York River State Park, 9801 York River Park Road. $9-$16, reserve a spot at 566-3036.

Master Gardener Plant Sale – Presented by JCCW Master Gardeners, Native Plant Society and Botanical Garden. 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday. Jamestown Beach Park, 2205 Jamestown Road. Free.

Norge PTA Carnival – Featuring activity booths, games, inflatable slide and bounce house, petting zoo, pony rides, James City County Fire and Police departments, local vendors and more. 5:30-8 p.m., Friday. Norge Elementary School, 7311 Richmond Road. $1-$20 (adults free).

William & Mary Symphony Orchestra – Presents its spring concert. 4 p.m., Sunday. Phi Beta Kappa Memorial Hall, 601 Jamestown Road. $10.

World Qi Gong Tai Chi Day – Celebrate the healing practice of Qi Gong with demonstrations of more than 20 forms throughout the event. All ages and experience levels welcome. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday. Williamsburg Regional Library Plaza, 515 Scotland St. Free.

Spring Arts and Crafts Show – Colonial Williamsburg employees, volunteers and retirees combine to present and sell handmade gifts. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday-Sunday. Historic Triangle Community Services Building, 312 Waller Mill Road. Free.

Laurie Berkner – Best-selling children's recording artist brings her Greatest Hits Duo Tour with keyboardist Susie Lampert. 11:30 a.m., 1:30 and 5:30 p.m., Saturday. Il Teatro di San Marco stage, Busch Gardens. Free, with park admission.

The Young Irelanders – This band blends Irish, Celtic, folk, jazz, country and popular music. Group members have toured with Riverdance, shared the stage with Bono and more. 7 p.m., Saturday. Robinson/Olsson Auditorium, 1040 Thompson Ave., West Point. $10-$25, call 804-843-3475.

Spring Choral Concert – Presented by the William and Mary Choir, Women's Chorus and Botetourt Chamber Singers. 7:30 p.m., Saturday. Phi Beta Kappa Memorial Hall, 601 Jamestown Road. $3-$10.

Pirates Invade Yorktown – Watch cannon-firing demonstrations, sing with pirates and cruise with Captain Mayhem and his crew aboard the Schooner Alliance. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday-Sunday. Riverwalk Landing, Yorktown. Free.

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