14 Rainy Day Activities
Pouring rain doesn’t necessarily mean a poor vacation. Instead of spending your time inside pouting about the weather, do a little exploring instead. You’ll learn that Virginia Beach has much to offer—even when the sun’s not shining.
1. Explore the Aquatic Life
Must-Do Activities in Attractions in Virginia Beach
While Virginia Beach is absolutely one of the most relaxing coastal vacation locales around, it can also be one of the most exhilarating. From Cape Henry to Sandbridge, you will find that Virginia Beach has an incredible amount of adventurous... More
So Much to See and Do on the Virginia Beach Boardwalk
Virginia Beach has miles of land and sea that are perfect for a number of exciting activities. The heart of Virginia Beach, however, is the famous boardwalk. The Virginia Beach boardwalk is a hub for countless activities, shops, restaurants,... More
Celebrate Fourth of July with these Events and Activities
Celebrate Independence Day right here in Virginia Beach. Virginia Beach will be bursting with activities and events to celebrate America’s independence. From live music to spectacular firework displays, here are some things to do on... More
A Diversity of Flavors and Dining Experiences in Virginia Beach
Local Virginia Beach-ers are an eclectic crew. This area seems to draw people from all over the world, and that diversity is reflected in our cuisine. Being a beach community, we’re well known for our seafood which appears on many... More
Your Guide to Our Unique Coastal Community
When you first think of Virginia Beach, your mind escapes to a coastal paradise with our three-mile boardwalk as the centerpiece. While the boardwalk is buzzing year-round with activity, there’s just as much to see throughout all of Virginia Beach. The... More
Kid-Friendly Activities and Attractions in Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach is a fantastic destination for a family getaway as it has something to offer the whole family. From the beach to activities away from the boardwalk, the city has plenty to do for any age. Treat the kids to an experience... More
A Variety of Shops Wait Just Beyond the Boardwalk
Whether you’re looking for beach threads, something chic or something unique, Virginia Beach is a shopper’s seaside paradise. Shopping isn’t limited to just the boardwalk. Start at the Oceanfront, then make your way to an art gallery in the ViBe... More
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12 of the Most Instagram-Worthy Sights and Landmarks
During all of your summer fun, chances are you’ll be taking tons of pictures. These photos will give your family and friends a mere glimpse at your Virginia Beach vacation. With so many buzzing attractions and activities, you’ll want...
Toasting the Best Bars in Virginia Beach
By Elizabeth Rose Engle of Wandering Rose Travels
From sports bars and raw bars to brewpubs and nightclubs, Virginia Beach boasts a lively bar scene, night and day. There is more happening in the warmer months, but you can enjoy adult...
Explore Virginia Beach’s Beer Trail
Virginia’s craft beer scene has been exploding over the last few years. Virginia Beach alone has seen a rise in new breweries bringing their microbeers to thirsty imbibers. Whether you consider yourself a beer aficionado or a more causal drinker, you...
Farm-to-Fork and Tide-to-Table Dining at Virginia Beach’s Sensational Restaurants
Supporting local fishers and farmers is easy—and always enjoyable—when dining in Virginia Beach and its surrounding areas. From corn to strawberries and peaches, the farmers markets are overflowing with...
Summer Firework Shows in Virginia Beach
Summertime in Virginia Beach is like no other. You can spend the day on the beach, out in the water and exploring all the city has to offer. Cap off your summer days in Virginia Beach by catching one of the fireworks displays.
Rudee Inlet Is A Diverse Waterfront Community In Virginia Beach
Just around the corner from the boardwalk is a small marina community overflowing with activity. Rudee Inlet, just a short walk across Pacific Avenue, is a hidden gem you won’t want to miss during your stay in...
The Barclay Towers Resort Hotel on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront is a charming hotel featuring 138 suites facing the Atlantic Ocean. In addition to your own private balcony, our guest rooms feature a king size bed, plus a sofa...
Sport Fishing & Deep Sea Fishing in Virginia Beach
The March Hare is a 51’ “Custom Carolina” sportfisher. Hand built by legendary yacht builder Ricky Scarborough in his shop in Wanchese, North Carolina. The March Hare...
This traditional Italian restaurant has been providing fine dining experiences to the area for over 31 years.
Sample amazing pasta creations or delicious, wood-fired pizzas on the outdoor patio or in the inviting dining...
The Best Western Plus Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel offers its guest access to the salty shores of Virginia Beach. Rent a bike and pedal up and down the boardwalk taking in all the sites, or take a dip in the indoor heated pool...
This Beatles-themed tavern brings together great food and amazing entertainment.
Every week, local and regional artists appear on the Abbey Road stage. Patrons love their menu and full bar, with 42 Drafts & Crafts on Tap!...