This is the weekend to dive into the past, drink up, listen to opera, and just enjoy your region. Happy weekend, y’all!
All Weekend Long
Friday through Sunday: Kick it (really) old school by visiting the Hampton Roads Convention Center to see Jurassic Quest.
Saturday and Sunday: Enjoy the Virginia Beach Farmer’s Market Carnival.
Saturday and Sunday: Check out the Ocean View Arts Open House Exhibition.
3pm-12am: Celebrate the Bunker Grand Opening as well as Young Veterans Brewing Company’s 5th Anniversary.
5pm: Join the Portsmouth Art & Cultural Center for live entertainment during First Friday Concert Series.
5-8:30pm: Don’t miss First Friday on Granby Street in Norfolk as Bennett Wales and the Relief perform.
5:30-8pm: Enjoy your time at Taste on Shore Drive during Live on the Lawn Encore with Jesse Chong.
6:30-7:45pm: Who runs the world? Girls. Who RAN the world? Girls. Find out about Norfolk’s past girls during Women in Norfolk Historic Cemetery Tour.
7-10pm: Celebrate the 5-Year Anniversary of 757 Makerspace by checking out their Open House.
7-10:30pm: See Renata Zeiguer and Ladada at Toast.
8pm: See The Connells at The Norva and do the weekend thing.
8pm: Comedy legend George Wallace will perform at the Harrison Opera House.
8-9:30pm: It is time to talk relationships. Comedy style. Head to the Push Comedy Theater for Date Night.
8pm-1am: Hear Big Sam’s Funky Nation and Delirious George at Shaka’s Live.
8pm-2am: Welcome Saturday morning at the Pourhouse of Norfolk during the Hard Rock Show.
9pm-1:30am: Hear Still Corners, Black Blinds, and Erica Eso at Charlie’s.
10-11:30pm: Enjoy Monocle: The Improvised One-Act Play at the Push.
8am-3pm: Find your furever friend during Paws at the River in Yorktown.
9:30pm: Grab a coffee and head to the Cedar Grove Cemetery Tour.
10am-2pm: Shop the Olde Towne Portsmouth Antiques to Flea Market.
10:30am: Get your ticket to NamaWhiskey: 2nd Saturdays at Ironclad Distillery.
11am-2pm: Take part in the Norfolk Rise for Climate, Jobs & Justice at The Plot on Granby Street.
11am-7pm: Find the good side of crabby during the Crabtown Seafood
12-10pm: Head to Coelacanth Brewing for, not one, but TWO releases during the Harvest Fest. They’ll release their delicious Caramel Apple Pie Porter and the Octoberfest Lager.
12pm: Bold Mariner Brewing is hosting their Direct Deposit Gose Release.
12-10pm: Head to Wasserhund Brewing as they begin offering wine!
2pm: Join the Chrysler Museum as they offer a nationwide initiative presented by For Freedoms: Freedom from Fear.
2-4pm: Make your way to Comfort Zone Restaurant & Lounge in Hampton for the Sideline Images Art Fest VA.
5:30-6:30pm: Take part in Latin Dance Lessons at the Suffolk Visitor Center.
6-10pm: Enjoy the FREE Opera in the Park event at Town Point Park.
7-9pm: 7-10pm: Attend Written in the Water: A Sustainable Fashion Art Exhibit at Cure Coffeehouse.
7:30-9pm: See Li Chiao-Ping Dance presents: Landed.
11am-4pm: Shop the awesome Riverview Village Days Market.