All Weekend Long:
Thursday through Saturday: Things get spooky on the Ghost Train in Chesapeake.
Thursday through Sunday: Oh, Clarice, you can still enjoy Silence! The Musical presented by the Generic Theater at Chrysler Hall.
Thursday through Saturday: Check out the Out of Body Experience Clinic / Ghost in the Machine Exhibit at Work Release.
Friday and Saturday: Grab your tickets for one of the 666 Project shows at the Push Comedy Theater.
Friday and Saturday: Check out the Fil Fest in Virginia Beach.
Friday through Sunday: Grab your friends and head to Bluebird Gap Farm in Hampton for their Fall Festival.
Friday through Sunday: See Beauty and the Beast at the Sandler Center.
Saturday and Sunday: Grab your ticket for the Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival at the Oceanfront.
Saturday and Sunday: If you like to create memories with scrapbooks, head to the Hampton Roads Convention Center for the 2016 Stamp Scrap Art Tour.
Saturday and Sunday: Drag Yourself to Brunch presents Spellbound: The Witch of Pungo and Other Bewitching Tales.
Saturday and Sunday: Don’t miss the Dismal Swamp Art Festival in Chesapeake.
4:30-7:30pm: Enjoy Retro Video Games at Smartcade.
5pm: Head to Work Release for Thrwbck with WODU.
5-8pm: Take part in a tour focusing on Women and the Civil Rights Movement at the Chrysler Museum of Art.
7pm: Been looking for a book club in all the wrong places? Check out the Big Ugly Tall Tales event.
7:30-10pm: Head over to The Zeiders American Dream Theater for The Word, an open mic for poets, storytellers, and fabulists.
8pm: See Henry Rollins at the Norva.
11am-12pm: Get registered for this free event, Friday Lecture: Sci-Fi in the 19th Century at the Hunter House Victorian Museum.
2-3pm: Check out the Gallery Talk: Women and the Civil Rights Movement at the Chrysler Museum of Art.
3-10pm: Celebrate the release of Cloud 9 Winter Coconut Saison with O’Connor Brewing.
4-9pm: Head to Bold Mariner for a fundraiser benefiting the Semper Fi Fund.
5:30-7pm: Don’t miss the Mayhem & Murder Cemetery Tour.
6-9pm: Party with the Deloreans at the City Center Oyster Roast.
6:30-8pm: Take a stroll with ghosts from the past during the Twilight Cemetery Tour at Historic St. Luke’s Church in Smithfield.
7-9pm: Spend your evening at ODU in the Gordon Art Galleries at a reception celebrating the opening of Affairs of the State: Photography by Tim Davis and Michael Mergen and Lanscapes of the Collector: The Best Baron and Ellin Gordon Collection of Self-Taught Art.
7-9pm: Go back in time during the Evening at Endview Plantation Tour.
8pm: Go back in time at the Scope during Sirius XM’s I Love the 90’s.
8-11pm: Hear Galaxy Dynamite, Vacant Company, and Bended at Charlie’s.
8pm-12am: Catch Steve Forss at The Tailgate Sports Pub.
8pm-12am: Hear Marty C Moore at Brick Anchor.
10-11:30pm: It’s the funniest movie never made at Double Feature: The Made Up Movie at the Push.
11pm: Head to Work Release for Free Fridays x SHUSHfactory LATE NIGHT Session with Gabe Niles.
8am: Rise and shine and check those bike tires. Head to the Smithfield Century Bike Tour.
8:30am-5pm: Check out the 2016 Coastal Virginia Genealogy Conference at the Slover.
9:30-10:30am: Bend over and tap that at St. George’s Yoga on Tap.
10-11am: Pre-register for Outdoor Garden Yoga at the Norfolk Botanical Gardens.
10am-6pm: Look your frightful best for Zoo Boo.
11am-2pm: Grab the fam for Kroctoberfest.
11am-2pm: Enjoy Alice in Wonderland with the Peninsula Community Theatre.
12-5pm: Put an ambulance on speed dial, the Virginia Bacon Festival is happening in Portsmouth.
1-4pm: Check out the new bike lanes during Learn the Loop.
1-6pm: Get your tickets to the Sertoma Club’s 2nd Annual Fall Festival supporting Hope House.
2-4pm: It’s Fall Festival Wasserhund style.
5pm: Lace up and dress up for the Here to Eternity Twilight 5K Run/Walk through Elmwood Cemetery.
5:30pm: ARrrr ya lookin’ for some candied treasure? Then head to the Mariners’ Museum for the Pirate Halloween Parrrrrty.
6-10pm: What year is it?! Work Release is hosting a Breakdance Competition.
7pm: Head to the Ted for SPARTYKA FIGHT LEAGUE XXVI.
8pm: Feel some good vibrations on the vibraphone with Behn Gillece at the Attucks Theatre.
8-10pm: BRB – Check out I’ll Be All Right book release party at Café Stella.
10-11:30pm: If you can imagine the hilarity, they can too, and they will take it a few steps further. Check out Too Far: The Dirtiest, Most Inappropriate Show Ever.
10pm-12am: Mosey on over to Work Release for Nightmare on Granby Street.
8am-5pm: Purchase your ticket for the 9th Annual JT Walk & Beach Party featuring Train.
10:30-11:30am: Grab a mat and pint for Poses & Pints: Sunday Morning Yoga at O’Connor’s.
12:30-4:30pm: Sit, Sip, and Stamp at Big Ugly.
1-5pm: O’Connor’s has gone to the dogs during NACC’s 3rd annual Dogtoberfest.
4pm: Head to Ptown for the Portsmouth Tuner Fest.
7-9pm: Join the Push Comedy Theater as they Stand Up to Cystic Fibrosis.
8pm: Enjoy Rae Sremmurd featuring Lil Yachty at the Norva.