Posts Categorized: Events

Holiday Lights Maola Milk Merry Mile 2018

November 22, 2018 to December 30, 2018 Location: 2nd Street & the Boardwalk Holiday Lights at the Beach is a holiday tradition that brings joy and wonder to Hampton Roads every holiday season! Join us this year from Thanksgiving Day through December 30. 2017 brought a new experience to the boardwalk at Holiday Lights Maola… Read more »

Hampton Roads Loves the Coastal Virginia Wine Fest 2019

To wine lovers and those who long for an epicurean treat: The annual COVA Wine Fest is returning to Virginia Beach!     Virginia Beach natives, visitors and gourmands alike look forward to this annual event to introduce their palates to some of the best delicacies our region has to offer. Each year, Coastal Virginia… Read more »

Stars & Stripes Explosion 2018

  July 4, 2018     Location On the beach at 24th Street Dairy Queen Grill & Chill 17th Street Park 31st Street Park Multiple live performances on oceanfront stages will attract thousands of visitors and residents of Virginia Beach to a “star-spangled” salute to this great country of ours at Stars & Stripes Explosion… Read more »

Event Highlight: Atlantic Coast Kite Festival 2018

  Looking for something to do this weekend? Come down to the Virginia Beach Boardwalk for a flying good time!     This weekend, kite aficionados, amateur flyers and spectators will “ooh” and “aah” as these colorful contraptions take to the sky! If you’re a pro who wants to go for the Best Kite Contest,… Read more »

Event Highlight: Pirate Party on the Beach 2018

  Get your scurvy crew together and head down to the Virginia Beach Boardwalk for a Pirate Party!   Pirate Party on the Beach May 19, 2018 to May 20, 2018 Location: Dairy Queen Grill & Chill 17th Street Park The Pirate Party on the Beach returns to the Virginia Beach oceanfront for two rollicking… Read more »

Virginia Aquarium – Featured Events 2018

    The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center is a must for any Virginia Beach visitor. And because there are always new exhibits and exciting events, Virginia Beach locals will always find something fresh to experience. Looking for something special during your visit? Check out what’s coming up in our featured events.​​ Craft Brews… Read more »

The Virginia Arts Festival 2018

World-Renowned Art Across Nine Virginia Cities Incredible artists, commissioned works, extraordinary collaborations, and unforgettable performances … it’s all waiting for you at the annual Virginia Arts Festival. For 22 years, this acclaimed festival has brought the world’s great artists to performance venues throughout the Hampton Roads area, making this beautiful region – already beloved for… Read more »

Highlight: 33rd Annual Pungo Strawberry Festival

    Event Details: 33rd Annual Pungo Strawberry Festival  When: May 27–May 29, 2016 Festival Hours: Friday: 5–10 p.m. (carnival only) Saturday: 9 a.m.–7 p.m. (carnival runs till 10 p.m.) Sunday: 9 a.m.–7 p.m. Admission:  FREE Parking:  $10 GPS Address: 1776 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach, VA Website     There’s nothing quite like a… Read more »

LanternAsia at the Norfolk Botanical Garden

  This special showcase of Asian works of art will be leaving soon. Come experience the colorful lantern and light displays.     LanternAsia is a special exhibit that has taken over the Norfolk Botanical Garden this spring. I love attending local events, and this one is definitely worth the cost of admission. LanternAsia has… Read more »