Posts Categorized: events

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

End of Summer Music Festival

  Check out all that American Music Festival in Virginia Beach has to offer this Labor Day Weekend!   Labor Day Weekend is approaching, and Virginia Beach has big plans for you! Here’s a guide to all the fun going down at American Music Festival in Virginia Beach. What: Nearly 30 bands will be in… Read more »