All weekend long
Thursday through Saturday, see Titus Andronicus at the Goode Theatre at ODU.
Thursday through Sunday, head to the Hampton Coliseum for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Legends. Not sure if it’s for you? Check out this quick review.
Thursday through Sunday (and beyond), see Violet at the Little Theatre of Virginia Beach.
Friday, Sunday, and beyond, don’t miss The Flying Dutchman with the Virginia Opera at the Harrison Opera House.
Friday through Sunday, head to the Slover Library for PixelFest 2016 as they celebrate all things pixelated.
Saturday and Sunday, get your guns and knives dream fulfilled at the C&E Gun Show at the Scope Arena.
Saturday and Sunday, celebrate 20 seasons at the Spring for Dance Gala at Chrysler Hall.
Saturday and Sunday, celebrate spring with White’s Nursery & Garden Center in Chesapeake.
Saturday and Sunday, see Cheer and Dance Extreme at the Virginia Beach Convention Center.
Running through April 30th, see the amazing LanternAsia at the Norfolk Botanical Gardens.
Opening Friday and running through May 1st, see Atmospheric Impressions at the Artists Gallery in Virginia Beach.
4-8pm: Celebrate the collaboration brew at the Walk Off Kolsch beer release at O’Connor Brewing.
4:30-9:30pm: Enjoy the draft release of Oh Bother Honey Brown Ale at Smartmouth.
6-9pm: Head to Bayside Harley-Davidson in Portsmouth for Ell-oh-Ell Bike Night.
6pm: Grab a beverage and head to The Mad painter in Portsmouth for Open Studio Night.
7-8:30pm: Grab some bubbly and tame that sweet tooth at Corks & Cupcakes Champagne Tasting Event with Just Cupcakes in Virginia Beach. Reserve your spot ahead of time.
7:30pm: Got politics on the brain? Hear Michael Beschloss, Presidential Historian, as he revisits Great Presidents Past and Present at the Ferguson Center for the Arts.
7:30pm: Enjoy West Side Story at the American Theatre in Hampton.
7:30pm: Don’t miss The Infamous Stringdusters Featuring Nicki Bluhm with paper Bird at the Norva.
8pm: Enjoy music by House of Cards at Azar’s in Ghent.
5-9pm: Don’t miss the opening night of the Virginia Arts Festival 20th Season.
6-9pm: RSVP to get into this one. Studio Create in Virginia Beach is hosting a Preview Party & Art Fest.
6-8pm: Head over to the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in P-town for Love of the Game: Works by Clayton Singleton Opening Reception.
6-9pm: Put your thinking caps on (or beer hat) for Trivia Night at Bold Mariner.
8pm: See Aqua X 3Lau with Jenaux at the Norva.
8pm-12am: If you all haven’t seen Don Bunch, make it out for this one. He will be entertaining at The Tailgate Sports Pub in Virginia Beach.
8pm-12am: Catch Brian C. Band at Triangle in Williamsburg.
9pm-1:30am: Head to Cocomo Joe’s in Virginia Beach to see The REEF and Mack Against The Wall.
10pm-2am: The Pearl Club Virginia Beach está en fuego during Latin Night.
8am-10am: Spring is in the air and so are the birds. Enjoy an Early Bird Walk with the Hoffler Creek Wildlife Foundation in Portsmouth.
8:30-11:30am: Anyone with a passion in healthcare should make his or her way to the Sentara College of Health Sciences for their Spring Open House Event.
9am-2pm: Bluebird Gap Farm in Hampton is hosting a Spring Festival, and you’re invited!
10am-1pm: Sign up to help preserve trails with the Hoffler Creek Wildlife Foundation during Volunteer Work Day. Your soul will feel lighter.
11am-2pm: Head to the Hampton History Museum for Play Ball! A Family Sports Event.
12-9pm: Enjoy Thai Express Food Truck at The Bold Mariner Brewing Company as they release Monkey’s Fist, a coconut wheat.
12pm: I can’t believe it is that time of year again. Get tickets early for the East Coast She Crab Soup Classic. This event usually sells out, so plan ahead!
1-4pm: This event looks like loads of fun. The Duct Tape Smackdown will be held at the Plot in Norfolk.
1-5pm: Find your way to WHRO in Norfolk for the Out of the Box Music & Art Festival.
3pm: Enjoy a brewery outing at Wasserhund Brewing Company.
4-8pm: If you like oysters, make your way to the Baylake Pines Oyster Roast at Leaping Lizard Café in Virginia Beach.
5pm: Get acoustic at The Acoustic Lounge at The Groove Record Shop in Norfolk.
6-10pm: If your kids love Country, get out to the Hampton Roads Convention Center for Country for Kids.
6:30pm: Party with AltDaily at the 757 Rock Rookies event at the Norva! There’ll be music by Starcoast, Truss, The FoxSmiths, Under The Bridge, and Bonne Chere.
8pm: Get ready to laugh and wonder at Who Dunnit? The Improvised Murder Mystery at the Push.
9pm: Head to the Zeiders American Dream Theater for Our Horse is Color Blind? with Plan B.
9am-12:30pm: Enjoy the 19th Annual Bennett’s Creek Bash in Suffolk.
12-2pm: Get crafty while drinking craft beer at Sit, Sip, and Stamp at Big Ugly in Chesapeake.
1:30-3pm: Get to know the candidates for Norfolk Mayor on a deeper level. Visions for Norfolk’s Future: A Philosophical Discussion with the Candidates for Mayor of Norfolk takes place at the Unitarian Church, and is co-hosted by AltDaily.
2pm: For only five bucks each, enjoy Chasing Mother Goose at the Barry Robinson Theater with the Children’s Theatre of Hampton Roads.
4-6pm: Enjoy the Norfolk State Jazz Ensemble at Third Baptist Church in Portsmouth.
7:30pm: Beirut will be jammin’ at the Norva.
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