Posts Categorized: events

Celebrating the Fourth of July in Virginia Beach 2016

  Here’s your guide to the best July 4th Parties in VA Beach     The Fourth of July is a special time of celebration across the United States. No matter where you go, communities come together to commemorate our nation’s independence. But if you’re a visitor to Virginia Beach, you probably don’t know where to… 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 »

Event Highlight: Pirate Party on the Beach 2016

  Get your scurvy crew together and head down to the Virginia Beach Boardwalk for a Pirate Party!     Event Details: Pirate Party on the Beach When: Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Sunday, May 15, 2016 from noon–4 p.m. Where: Dairy Queen Grill & Chill 17th Street Park  Cost: FREE Website  … Read more »

Event Highlight: Atlantic Coast Kite Festival 2016

  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 »

Chrysler Hall in Norfolk: Performing Art, Entertainment & Beauty

    If it’s the performing arts you want to experience while vacationing in Virginia Beach, there is no finer place than Norfolk’s Chrysler Hall!   This past Saturday, I returned to Chrysler Hall. This performing arts center has stood as a beacon of art and culture in Coastal Virginia for as long as I… Read more »

2nd Annual CoVa BeerFest & Food Truck Rodeo!

  Amazing Craft Brews, Food Truck Delectables, Fun & Entertainment— The 2nd Coastal Virginia Magazine BeerFest & Food Truck Rodeo is Around the Corner!   Whether you’re from VA Beach, or a visitor to our sandy shores, I know where you should be on April 23. Rural Virginia Beach (the historical Military Aviation Museum) is… Read more »

Take an Icy Dip at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront

  The Special Olympics’ Polar Plunge Comes Back to VA Beach   This time last year, my 12-year-old nephew was preparing to take a dip in the icy Atlantic. His school was participating in an area event known as the Polar Plunge. I told him he was crazy! Why would his school take a bunch… Read more »

Fireworks & Concerts in Virginia Beach

Looking for fireworks at the Oceanfront? Virginia Beach has the best show in Coastal Virginia. Fireworks All Summer Long Fireworks are displayed at the oceanfront Wednesday and Sunday evenings at 10 p.m. from July through September. Fireworks shows are launched from a barge off 20th Street and may be viewed anywhere along the boardwalk! For… Read more »

Festa Italiana 2015

  No flight needed for this Euro trip! Head to Festa Italiana 2015 at Town Center to get a taste of Italy in Virginia Beach!     Experience a taste of Italy this weekend as Town Center (Read more about Town Center here.) bursts with the fare, tunes and sips that can only be found at Festa… Read more »

Fall On The Oceanfront

  From the Oceanfront Boardwalk to Town Center, check out all of the 2015 September Events in Virginia Beach! The party doesn’t stop after Labor Day in Virginia Beach! 2015 September Events in Virginia Beach are many, and you do not want to miss out on all that our lovely city has to offer! 2015… Read more »