All Weekend Long
Friday and Saturday: Make your way to Chrysler Hall for one of the showings of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert featuring the Virginia Symphony Orchestra.
Friday through Sunday, and beyond: Check out the awesome LanternAsia at the Norfolk Botanical Garden.
Saturday and Sunday: Attend the LGBT Film Festival at the Slover Library.
Saturday and Sunday: Don’t miss the Atlantic Coast Kite Festival!
Saturday and Sunday: Grab your ticket and your glass and enjoy wine the Spring Town Point Virginia Wine Festival in Norfolk.
Saturday and Sunday: Hey, ladies! It’s a gun show! No, wait … sorry, it is an actual Showmasters Gun Show.
5-8pm: Enjoy First Friday Concert in the Courtyard at the Portsmouth Art & Cultural Center in Portsmouth.
5-8:30pm: Kick off the weekend at the First Friday Street Party in Norfolk with BJ Griffin and the Galaxy Groove at The Plot.
5pm-1am: Party at the Chic’s Beach Festival Pre-Party with Bold Mariner & DJ AETGY at HK on the Bay.
6-8pm: Attend the Offsite Gallery Opening: Places by Nancy Bruce at the Offsite Gallery.
7-10pm: Head to 757 Makerspace for the Dream Factory Star Wars Themed Open House.
8-11pm: Grab a pal and make your way to The Norva for Take Me Out: 2000s Indie Dance Party.
8-11:59pm: Make your way to Toast to see Frankie Rose, Suburban Living, and True Body.
8:30pm: Hear music by Mammoth Black, Irata, Sierra, and The New Mutiny at Taphouse Grill.
9pm-1:30am: See Traptastic Presents: Trappo De Mayo 4 at Charlie’s.
9am-1pm: Shop the Olde Towne Antiques to Flea Market.
12-4pm: Play with your food during the First Saturday’s Food Fight at Commonwealth Brewing Company.
12-7pm: Celebrate with Smartmouth during the Sir Vesa Cinco de Mayo Celebration.
12-8pm: Head to Chic’s Beach Festival featuring The Wild Feather & Hannah Wicklund at HK on the Bay.
12-10pm: Try the new release Gusano Borracho at Benchtop Brewing.
12-10pm: Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at the Fiesta at O’Connor Brewing Company.
2:30-11:30pm: Get a little crazy at the FM99 Lunatic Luau at the Virginia Beach Amphitheater.
6-8pm: Choose light or dark for the Revenge of the Fifth Lightsaber Battle in Norfolk.
6-11:59pm: Attend the Starcoast EP Release at Toast.
7-9pm: Hear live music from Kate Stedelbauer at Starving Artist.
7pm-2am: See City of the Weak and more at 37th and Zen.
8-9:30pm: Get your laughs at the Push Comedy Theater during Tales from the Campfire.
8pm-1:30am: Charlie’s hosts the Lazy Dangers Album Release with Ladada, Killin H8, Party Wave.
10-11:30pm: Grab a seat at Sketchmageddon! The Ultimate Sketch Comedy Competition at the Push Comedy Theater.
10pm-1am: Head over to The Taphouse Grill to enjoy Cinco de Mayo with Rio.
1-2pm: Join the Chrysler Museum of Art at the Moses Myers House for History Speaks.
1-3pm: Take advantage of this drop-in event at the Virginia MOCA: The Virginia Glass Guild.
3pm: Enjoy Ode to America presented by Symphonicity at the Sandler Center.
7-9pm: Laugh along with, or at, Brad during Good Talk: The Brad McMurran Show at the Push.
7pm-12:45am: End your weekend at Charlie’s with Portals, Serpentshrine, Melul, and Beyond the Grave.
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