This weekend, you have the opportunity to catch The Nutcracker, shop local arts and crafts at various holiday pop ups, and see the beautiful lights still on display. Get festive, Hampton Roads!
All Weekend Long
Now through Sunday and beyond: Take a stroll through the Million Bulb Walk at the Norfolk Botanical Garden.
Now through Sunday and beyond: See the 26th Annual Celebration in Lights at Newport News Park.
Now through Sunday and beyond: Drive through the BayPort Credit Union Holiday Lights Merry Mile at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.
Now through Sunday: See The Santaland Diaries at the Wells Theatre.
Friday through Sunday: See The Nutcracker Presented by Ballet Virginia International at the Sandler Center.
Friday through Sunday and beyond: Join the Virginia Stage Company at the Wells Theatre as you see the unforgettable A Christmas Carol.
5-9pm: Peruse the streets during Jingle & Mingle at the Chelsea Business District.
5-9pm: Celebrate the season with the Muse Writers Center during the Ghent Market Shops Holiday Party.
6-8pm: Stop by Charlie’s American Cafe for the Art Opening and Birthday Party.
7-9pm: Dress your Santa best for the Santa Bike Party on the Elizabeth River Trail.
7-11pm: Get your tickets to attend The Do-Nothings Album Release at Toast.
7:30pm: See Jim Brickman: A Joyful Christmas at the Harrison Opera House.
8-9:30pm: Wet yourself laughing during Girl-Prov Presents: Leave It To Beavers at the Push.
8pm: Experience Appetite for Destruction (Tribute to Guns N’ Roses) with Shoot to Thrill (All Female AC/DC Tribute) at The Norva.
10am-4pm: Stop by the Slover Library for the Winter Wonderland Extravaganza.
11am-2pm: Enjoy the annual yuletide celebration Christmas at the Kroc Center.
12-6pm: Head to the ViBe District for the Rainbow Wolfpack Pop-Up Show.
12-10pm: Celebrate Coelacanth Brewing’s 3rd Anniversary!
1pm: Grab the kiddos for an interactive afternoon of laughs during Stories with Santa: Family Fun with Santa Claus at the Push Comedy Theater.
1pm: Prepare your liver for the 2018 VB SantaCon at the Oceanfront.
2-11pm: Head to the Peninsula for SantaCon Newport News 2018.
3-9pm: Nothing is classier than putting on your ugliest top and barhopping on Granby Street. Make your debut during the Granby Street Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl.
6-9pm: Check out the Alyssa Channelle Opening Reception at Gallery 410 in Norfolk.
8pm: See Breaking Benjamin with Cilver at The Norva.
8pm: Enjoy Handel’s Messiah with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra at the Harrison Opera House.
8-9:30pm: Grab a seat at the Fake news Holiday Grand Finale at the Push Comedy Theater.
8pm-2am: Put on your best formal wear for Promscure at Charlie’s with OPAL, Shormey, and Berries.
12-5pm: Shop the Holiday Pop Up Shop at Big Ugly Brewing.
1-5pm: Grab a drink while you check out the goods at the Holiday Market at Dead Reckoning Distillery.
1-5pm: Spend the afternoon having fun and shopping around during the Brewery Shopping Spree at Oozlefinch Brewery.
2-5pm: Enjoy the Burlesque Brunch Benefit at Charlie’s American Cafe.
7-9pm: Support local vets by seeing the Veterans Comedy Show at the Push Comedy Theater.
7-:30-9pm: Warm up that singing voice for Impromptu Beer and Carols (with ukulele after party) at O’Connor Brewing.