Happy holidays from the AltDaily family to yours.
All weekend long
You can still catch the lights at the Oceanfront during the McDonald’s Holiday Lights at the Beach.
Head out to Virginia Beach for the Santa’s Seaside Village.
Don’t miss the beautiful display of the Dominion Garden of Lights at the Norfolk Botanical Garden.
Also regaling us with electronic beauty is Newport News and their Celebration in Lights.
Except on Christmas day, you can still visit the Winter Wonderland at the Portsmouth Art & Cultural Center.
Also open all weekend except Christmas day, you can make a new holiday tradition at Dickens’ Christmas Towne in Norfolk.
Still open through January, you can take the fam to Christmas Town at Busch Gardens.
4pm: It’s the perfect night to see A Christmas Carol at the Wells Theatre.
12-8pm: Check out the 2nd Annual Spaghetti Santa at Work Release.
12-9pm: Ugly fish like ugly sweaters. Put yours on for the Ugly Sweater & Saturnalia Beer Release at Coelacanth Brewing Company.
12-9pm: Celebrate the release of Within the Flood Marks at Reaver Beach Brewing Company.
1pm: Beginning at 1pm and going through the day, you can catch the Scope Holiday Classic with local schools and their basketball prowess.
7pm: Laugh it up in Newport News at Cozzy’s Comedy Club during Joey Cook and the Indigo Cats.
8pm: This ain’t no granny panty party, this is a Holiday Pajama Party at MJ’s Tavern.
11:30 and throughout the day: Holiday Magic and Star of Wonder continue at the Newport News Virginia Living Museum.
1-3pm: Catch Historic Houses: Weekend Talks and Tours on both Saturday and Sunday with the Chrysler Museum of Art.
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