Folks, it is a huge music weekend here in Hampton Roads. And if tunes don’t rock your world, perhaps you can stop by any of the fab festivals, art shows, musicals and more. The summer may be coming to a close, but this weekend is busier than ever.
All Weekend Long
Friday and Saturday: Get ready for some music! It is the 10th Annual Virginia Beach FunkFest Beach Party at the Oceanfront.
Friday and Saturday: Attend the 37th Annual Norfolk Waterfront Jazz Festival at Town Point Park.
Friday and Saturday: Browse the 49th Annual Seawall Art Show in Portsmouth.
Friday through Sunday: Check out the events happening during the 1619-2019 Commemoration First African Landing at Fort Monroe.
Friday through Sunday: This weekend sure is musical … and here’s another! See Madagascar: A Musical Adventure Jr. at the Hugh Copeland Center.
Friday through Sunday: Catch one of the shows at the Virginia Beach Funny Bone as Kym Whitley entertains.
5:30-8pm: Hear music from Lewis McGehee during Live on the Lawn: Summer Concert Series at Taste Shore Drive.
6-9:30pm: See Bill Deal’s Original Rhondels during the Ocean View Beach Party at Ocean View Beach Park.
6-10pm: Head to the Little Island Park and Fishing Pier for Party at the Pier. BJ Griffin and The Galaxy Groove will entertain.
6:30pm: Get your tickets to see Flogging Molly & Social Distortion at the Virginia Beach Amphitheater.
6:30-8pm: Take a walk in Elmwood Cemetery during Age of Agony – Perils & Practices of Victorian Medicine.
7:30pm: Get ready to rock at The Norva with Appetite for Destruction, Mostley Crue, and The Flying Svengs.
9:30am-11pm: Take part in any of the many activities happening at the Zeiders American Dream Theater during the Virginia Beach Comedy Fest.
10am-2pm: Enjoy the 2nd Annual Hello Neighbor Community Fest 2019 at Lafayette City Park in Norfolk.
10am-4pm: Stop by the Hampton Roads Indie Author Book Festival 2019 in Hampton.
11am-3pm: Who loves art? You love art! Stop by the August d’Art Fair!
1-5pm: Bring the family to the Community Fun Day at Chesapeake City Park.
1-6pm: Drink up at the Neptune’s Coastal Craft Beer Festival at the Oceanfront.
3pm-12am: Spend the afternoon and into the night in Norfolk at the KINSHIP 2019 event featuring Dariel Clark, Grey Hues, Smash Abrams, James Ultra, Cave of Sheets, and more.
4-8pm: Don’t miss this fun and FREE event at City Center at Oyster Point: World Arts Celebration 2019.
4-9pm: I can’t believe it is time to say goodbye to summer. Say your farewell during Aloha to Summer at Back Bay’s Farmhouse Brewing Company.
7-10pm: PC Duo will entertain at O’Connor Brewing.
8pm: Grab your tickets to enjoy A Solo Acoustic Evening with Richard Marx at the Sandler Center.
8pm: See The Ocean Blue with Court Street Company at The Norva.
8-9:30pm and 10-11:30pm: Enjoy the laughs at We Hartley Knew Her – A Final Sketch Comedy Show at the Push Comedy Theater. For a later show, enjoy Venetian Blinds and Special Guest for The Improvised Film Noir.
10:30-11:45am: Stretch the weekend during Poses & Pints: Sunday AM Yoga at O’Connor Brewing.
11am-4pm: It is bonus weekend at the Riverview Village Days as they also celebrate the 757 Vegan Fair.
12-4pm: Like tours? Enjoy beer. Do this Norfolk Brewery Tour.
12-6pm: Sadly, it is time to say goodbye to the Naro Video in Norfolk. This event will offer special music and more. Stop by to say farewell.
2pm: Make your way to EDL FEST: A Hip-Hop Carnival at the Scope Plaza.
2pm: It is time for laughs, family style! See the Improvised Fairy Tale at the Push Comedy Theater.
2-6pm: Those with weak stomachs should avoid the Hot Sauce and Chili Fest (with the Hot Pepper Eating Competition). Stop by the pharmacy and prepare yourselves.
3-6pm: Hear live music from Rob Oliver at Maker’s Craft Brewing.
6-9pm: Head to Buckroe Beach for Groovin’ by the Bay Summer Concert Series with Blackout Band.
7-9pm: Make your way to Ocean View Beach Park for the Big Bands on the Bay Summer Concert Series with Glen Boswick & The Sounds of Swing.