10am-2pm: Looking for a job on the Peninsula? Check out the City of Hampton Job Fair at the Hampton Roads Convention Center.
5-9pm: Check out the new kids on the block with the release of Natural Juicy at Benchtop Brewing.
5-9pm: Grab a place at Drink n Draw, the Under the Gun Military Edition at Work Release.
5:30-8:30pm: See singer-songwriter Felicia Hoyos live at Tradition Brewing.
6-9pm: Get Out of the Box with Brackish Water Jamboree at the Sandler Center.
6:30-8:30pm: Head to Beer School with Coelacanth at Whole Foods in Virginia Beach.
7-9pm: Local Heroes in Norfolk is hosting a Ladies’ Night. It is just what every super nerd dreamed. Speaking of super nerds, I can’t wait until someone tries to tell me Batman is hotter than Superman at this event.
7-9pm: Enjoy some jazz with Russell Scarborough Trio at Bottlecraft in Virginia Beach.
7-9pm: It’s an acoustic night with Just Us at Borjo.
7:30-9:30pm: Head to the Zeiders American Dream Theater for Songwriters Live.
12-2pm: Enjoy free lunchtime music with Slover Sounds featuring Billy Mercury.
5-7pm: Chat it up with curators and artists from the Under the Gun exhibit at Work Release.
6-8pm: Don’t miss the Offsite Gallery opening of NY artist Vieno James “Glory.”
6-9pm: Purchase your tickets for the Virginia Living Museum’s Bacchus Wine & Food Festival.
6:30-8:30pm: Check out RED, an art exhibition and sale at the Artists Gallery in Virginia Beach.
6:30-9:30pm: Hear Joey Cook & The Partyraddlers at Tradition Brewing.
6:30-9:30pm: Pretend you’re in that weird-ass scene from Ghost at the First Fridays Clay Date at Orzo Studio in Portsmouth.
6:30-11pm: Dress it up and get a ticket for the Mardi Gras Gala supporting Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia.
7-11pm: Plan to attend the 4th Annual Heartbeat Gala at Half Moone.
8pm: Party with Appetite for Destruction, a tribute to Guns N’ Roses at the Norva.
8pm: Grab your tickets for Classical Mystery Tour at Chrysler Hall featuring music by The Beatles.
8-9:30pm: Laugh at the recent students of Improv 501 at the Push.
8-11pm: Catch Eric Krasno Band and The Marcus King Band at Shaka’s Live.
8pm-1:30am: Make your way to Charlie’s American Café for the Hampton Roads Justice Network Fundraiser with live music featuring True Body, RHDP, Cyborg Justice, Clary Sage, and Values 666 and an art auction.
10pm-2am: Head to the Charity Drag Show at Hershee bar.
8am-11pm: Check out the 2017 Hampton Roads Student Gallery at the Slover Library.
9:30-10:30am: Stretch it out during Yoga on Tap at St. George Brewing.
10am-12pm: Work out during Barre at the Bar at Back Bay Brewing.
10am-2pm: Check out the Olde Towne Antiques to Flea Market in Portsmouth.
10am-4pm: Take the family to Brick by Brick: Lego Shipbuilding at the Hampton Roads Naval Museum.
10am-6pm: Enjoy some Anime at BAM Anime and Toy Show presented by Tidewater Comicon.
11am-4pm: Enjoy the 3rd Annual Asian Festival at Williamsburg Pottery.
11:30am and 1pm: Join in on one of the two performances of Talking Drums & Dancing Feet with Atumpan’s Creative Thunder Dance Theater at the Children’s Museum.
12-10pm: Head to Coelacanth for the release of their Vienna lager, Liebchen. While you’re there, check out the Grand Opening of Redwood Smoke Shack.
12-10pm: Celebrate with Big Ugly Brewing Company during their 2nd Anniversary Party.
12:30-2pm: Take part in the Equity & Opportunity in Education discussion at the Slover Library.
1-2pm: Make your way to the Chrysler Museum of Art for Deep River: The Marian Anderson Story.
2-4pm: Check out the Genealogy Class: African-American Genealogy at the Slover Library.
2-4pm: Enjoy a Comedy & Juggling Show at the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts.
6:30-10pm: Support the Suffolk Humane Society by attending the Paws for the Arts Gala.
7-10pm: Hear music from Brian Shultz at Oozlefinch Brewery.
7pm-12am: Join in on the fun at the 2nd Annual Hampton Roads Mom Prom.
8pm: Party 80s style at The Norva with The Legwarmers.
8pm-12am: Attend the closing night of Under the Gun with Anthony Rosano and the Conqueroos at Work Release.
9:30pm-4am: Better than the Purple People Eater, The Great Purple Get Down will be at The Belmont.
10-11:30pm: Head to the Push Comedy Theater for Speeding Rainbow.
10pm-2am: Grab your ticket to BYOB 90s Party.
10:30pm-1:30am: Enjoy some Headroom at Shaka’s Live.
9-10am: Make your way to Five Points Community Farm Market for Hooper Bowl Hula Hoop Fitness.
11am-12pm: Participate in Vino Vinyasa at Mermaid Winery.
12-3pm: Find your newest bed bud before the big game during the Puppy Bowl & Adoption Event at Happy Paws.
All Weekend Long
Thursday through Saturday: See New Management at the ODU Theatre.
Thursday through Sunday: Don’t miss The Motherf**ker with the Hat with the Generic Theater. Read an AltDaily review here.
Friday and Saturday: Catch a show of 42nd Street at The Ferguson Center.
Friday through Saturday: Shop the Women Who Create event at Esoteric.
Friday through Sunday and beyond: Make your way to the Little Theatre of Norfolk to see The Farnsworth Invention. Here’s an AltDaily review of the show.
Friday through Sunday: See the comedy Olympus On My Mind at the Little Theatre of Virginia Beach. Read an AltDaily review here.
Saturday and Sunday: The Southeastern Guns & Knives show will be at the Virginia Beach Convention Center.
Saturday and Sunday, and beyond: This weekend marks the start of Dinosaurs: Land of Fire & Ice at the Children’s Museum of Virginia.
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