6-9pm: Say goodbye to summer in style at Cure Coffeehouse and Brasserie during the Bold Rock pint night and Folk Jam. You’ll get to drink some cider and enjoy some tunes.
6-10pm: Grab a blanket or chair and enjoy Hey! Hey! Hooligan at Thursdays by the Lake at the Mariners’ Museum & Park.
6-8pm: Need to prep for the upcoming Fall parties? Take a Centerpiece Class at The Bonbonnier.
3-9pm: Don’t miss the fun at O’Connor Brewing Company as they offer the 2nd Annual OBC Brewers Battle Royale: Highlander Games.
Friday through Saturday: head to the Oceanfront for the State Farm FunkFest Beach Party featuring Africana Virginia Beach.
Friday at 6pm through 9/4: Friday marks the start of the Coastal Edge Innovation Culture Extreme (ICE) Festival at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.
6-9pm: Celebrate the end of Craft Beer Month at Cogans North as they feature O’Connor Brewing and Devils Backbone.
6pm: It’s FREE FRIDAY at Work Release. Doors open at 6 and happy hour goes until 9. This week offers sounds from 9th Nimbus, CED Hughes, Tyler Wrighteous, Era Hardaway and DJs Fake Uzumi and CANROCK.
9:30pm: Head to the Album Release for CAVERNS at The Parlor On Granby.
8pm: Get your laugh on at Push Comedy Theater during Improv Riot: Short Form Improv. Tickets are only $5!
8:45am: The most fun you can have with inflatables without being ashamed to admit it! The Insane Inflatable 5K will be in Virginia Beach and offers wild obstacles.
10am-12pm: It is time again for the Up Center Books Warehouse Sale. Find your new (used – but new to you) favorite for a bargain while supporting the UP Center!
10:30am-4pm: Car lovers rejoice! The Fitment Lifestyle 2015 Car Show will be at the Pungo Airfield with on-site food vendors.
12-4pm: Say goodbye to summer and hello to fall at the carnival at Whole Foods Market in Virginia Beach.
1-6pm: Craft Beer month will go out with a bang at Neptune’s Coastal Craft Beer Fest at the Oceanfront. Grab your tickets before they’re gone!
2-7pm: If you’d rather celebrate in Chesapeake, head to the First Annual Tap! Tap! Craft Beer Festival.
7-9pm: Get into the rhythm at the Full Moon Drum Circle at 68th Street.
8pm: Prepare for Glory at IMPROVAGEDDON at the Push Comedy Theater. It is a hilarious competition you don’t want to miss.
9pm: Enjoy music from THE UNABOMBERS and THE DRENDAS at Norfolk Taphouse. $5 gets you in.
12-4pm: Enjoy the Hampton Carousel Food Truck Rodeo in Hampton!
4:30-5:30pm: Get in touch with Nature at OM Yoga and Healing Arts at Yoga on the Wild Side.
7pm: Darius Rucker, Brett Eldredge, Brothers Osborne & A Thousand Horses will entertain at Farm Bureau Live in Virginia Beach.
8:30pm: If you’re of drinking age, head over to Mermaid Winery for Movie Night on the Patio as they feature Lords of Dogtown.
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