4-8pm: It’s a Food Truck Rodeo during Rolling on the River at the Elizabeth River Boat Landing and Park.
5:30-8pm: Hear BJ Griffin and the Galaxy Groove at Towne Place at Greenbrier.
6:30-8pm: Join the Virginia MOCA for MOCA + Story Exchange: Muse.
6:30-8:30pm: Test your wits during Monthly Trivia Night at Benchtop Brewing.
6:30-9pm: See Tidewater Drive perform during Sunset Thursdays at Portside.
6:30-9:30pm: Dance the night away at the Town Center Fountain in Virginia Beach with Tumbao Salsero.
7-9:30pm: Start your weekend Cabaret style with a special dinner theater at 37th and Zen.
7-10pm: Don’t miss NEON at Burning Man Nights at the Hermitage.
2-11:59pm: It’s a musical Friday at Shaka’s Live with Brotherhood at the Beach, CRB, Dumpstaphunk, Marcus King, and more.
3-10pm: To remind you that fall is around the corner, head to O’Connor’s for the release of Punkelweisse.
5-7pm: Stop by one of my favorite little Norfolk treasurers, the Corner Gallery, during their Big Art Show.
6-7:30pm: Don’t miss the Norfolk Notables Tour at Elmwood Cemetery. Learn about the significance of this beautiful space and support a great nonprofit with your donation!
7-10pm: Enjoy music from Amanda Raye at The Oozlefinch Craft Brewery.
8pm: Grab your ticket to see PLAYBOI CARTI at The Norva.
8pm-1:30am: Make your way to Charlie’s to hear Sorority Boy, J. Flax & The Heart Attacks, and I Fight Vampires.
7:30-11am: Lace up for the 7th Annual 5K Run/Walk to support Transitions Family Violence Services.
10am: Get ready for a festival day at Town Point Park during Virginia Caribfest.
10-11am: Put your walking shoes and your learning hats on and join the Norfolk Society for Cemetery Conservation for the Cedar Grove Tour. Bring a donation and feel good about yourself.
10-11am: Enjoy the Free Skool Fair at the Morgan Memorial Library in Suffolk.
10am-2pm: Get creative and stop by the Creative Open House in Virginia Beach.
12-10pm: Join O’Connor Brewing for the 2nd Annual NorFOLK Festival.
12:30-8pm: Purchase your ticket for the Will Overman Band Block Party in Virginia Beach.
2-6pm: Get your tickets now for the Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ Festival at Hunt Club Farm.
7pm: Take the kids to Portsmouth City Park to see “The Secret Life of Pets.” Then go home to your furry friends and ponder what they were really up to.
7-10pm: Experience the art of Burning Man during Burning Man Nights at the Hermitage.
8pm-1:30am: Party at Charlie’s with Carpoolparty, Opal, Evan Hannah, and Fake Uzumi.
8:30-10pm: Grab a friend and head to Smartmouth Beer for Drink-In Movie Night: Big Trouble in Little China.
10:30-11:30am: Grab a mat (and a Matt if you know one) and join in at Poses & Pints at O’Connor’s.
11am-4pm: Shop the awesome Riverview Village Days open air / farmer’s market in Norfolk. If you’re into yoga, bring a mat and join in the pop up yoga from 11am-12pm.
7pm: Grab your tickets to see Eddie B. at the Teachers Only Comedy Tour at Chrysler Hall.
All Weekend Long
Now through Sunday: See The Mystical Arts of Tibet: East Meets West at the American Theatre.
Thursday through Sunday and beyond: Check the entertainment calendar for live music offered at the oceanfront.
Friday through Sunday: Get inked at the Virginia Beach Tattoo Festival at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. There are even special kids’ events on Sunday.
Friday through Sunday and beyond: See “Ragtime” at the Peninsula Community Theatre.
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