There is a lot happening in the 757 this weekend! Here are just a few of the local events that caught our eye! If you have an event coming up let us know! Our lists are seen by over 2k HRVA locals per week!
Friday, February 14th 💘
Anti Valentines Day Party at Mojo Bones-Norfolk Whiskey Loves Misery, anti valentines day party with Josh the DJ
Valentine’s Booty Hunt at Back Bay Brewing-Virginia Beach Ahoy, Maties! Get your sea legs because we are in search for the perfect booty this Valentine’s Day. Come to the brewery for live music by DJ BeEezy (7-10pm) and special can release of Queen Anne’s Revenge Coconut Cream Stout! Get ready for a night so great that you are shouting SHIVER ME TIMBERS from the crow’s nest! This is a free event!
Valentine’s Light Saber Date Night-Virginia Beach Feb 14th @ 7:30 pm at Applied Martial Arts Academy
All Hands Pottery Studio Couples Event-Norfolk We have a special treat in store for this Valentine’s Day! Sip on your beverage of choice (bring your own) and nibble on chocolates while you and your partner explore the sensual aspects of clay. You can dig your hands in the clay, or work on a piece together. We’ll even help you re-enact the scene from Ghost! We will glaze and fire the work for you, so you can have a permanent reminder of your passion for each other. A great date for couples who don’t mind getting a little…dirty. . $110 Per couple
Valentine’s in the ViBe-Virginia Beach Looking for a romantic experience this Valentine’s day? Grab your date and come down to the ViBe Creative District! Start your night with us at Virginia MOCA from 5pm-7pm for drinks and FREE exhibitions, take some selfies around the ViBe and then head on over to one of our fabulous restaurant partners mere blocks away: The Beach Bully, Croc’s 19th Street Bistro, Hearth Wood Fired Cuisine & Craft Beer, Prosperity Kitchen & Pantry, The Stockpot, and Vibrant Shore Brewing Company.
Star-Crossed Lovers at Pretlow Planetarium-Norfolk “I love you to the moon and back?”
Why stop there?
Join us for Star-Crossed Lovers, a special 2 hour-long version of our classic show focusing on tales of star-crossed lovers. Join us at one of these events and make this Valentine’s Day something truly out of this world! Learn the romance, heartbreak, and intrigue behind sights in the nighttime sky.
During this live storytelling show, you’ll hear tales of astronomical suitors, terrible in-laws, wedding crashers, daring rescue attempts from terrible sea monsters, and even the story of six women who loved eating onions more than they loved their own husbands.
Enjoy a romantic evening in our Planetarium with a glass of wine, classic love songs, fun couple’s trivia, and timeless love stories of great mythological romances written in the constellations.
Saturday, February 15th
Children’s Stop Motion Animation at d’ART Center-Norfolk Children aged 6-18, join us for a fun Saturday creating Stop Motion animations! In the class we will learn how to write a simple storyboard, make characters and sets, how to film and time the actions and complete the final video editing. Several techniques including paper, clay and people will be the subjects of our adventure. If you are looking to learn how to create a dynamic story on film in a dynamic team setting, then this is the class for you! Sign up today. All supplies are included. Bring a snack for lunch. This class is lead by Lanier Williams, our amazing summer camp instructor! Parents, join us the last 15 minutes of class to enjoy our student’s creations!
Galentine’s Day at The Porch-Virginia Beach An evening to celebrate the best women in your life!!
Enjoy “galentines-inspired” cocktails, small plates, and treats!
Sip on a select glass champ! ($10/glass Veuve Clicquot $85/bottle) and more!
Whiskey & Wings Bar Crawl-Virginia Beach The Whiskey & Wings Bar Crawl Is Coming! Find Great Wing and Whiskey Parings, Whiskey and Bourbon Specials, And Much More! This Event Makes For A Perfect Date Night, Or Even Just A Guys/Girls Night Out!
Kiss & Tail at the Virginia Zoo-Norfolk Kiss & Tail is a special Valentine’s Day program about jungle love that separates the birds from the beasts! Join us for this adults-only opportunity and learn about animal mating, dating and reproductive habits in an honest & humorous forum.
Old Beach Farmers Market-Virginia Beach Old Beach Farmers Market gathers in the parking lot of Croc’s, a Virginia Green facility, located in the corner of 19th Street and Cypress Avenue and an easy bike ride from any location within the resort.In addition, Croc’s is within very short distance from the Oceanfront (six blocks), Virginia Beach Convention Center and Virginia Beach Visitor Center (one block), and Rudee Inlet (14 blocks).
Chef J Ponders Couples Cooking Class-Norfolk This Valentines Day join Chef J Ponder for the Ultimate Cooking Experience of whimsical recipes and Cooking Techniques
Celebrity Chef J Ponder will be at Helm of Instructing with a live! full demo, to include plate dinner, and complementary glass of house wine.
Classes are 2 hours. Please wear comfortable clothes and closed-toe shoes. What to Expect ?- Appropriate Terminology- New Ideas- Basic Cooking Methods- Knife Skills- Timing- Expanded PalateI’m excited to cook with you, Let’s Eat!
Sunday, February 16th
Embroider Your Pet at Stencil & Knot-Norfolk In this workshop you will learn five to seven basic embroidery stitches. You will use these stitches to create an outline and basic detailing of your pet, plus your pet’s name! Materials, instruction and FREE adult beverages are included in this workshop. $39.95
Trust Issues Paint Party-Norfolk Aiyanna Hayden, the main character in Trust Issues, is forced to address her trust issues with her man, her friends, and herself! Are you willing to let your trust issues get in the way of your true happiness? Find out how to avoid trust issues you to wreak havoc over your happiness. We’re not letting our trust issues define us…spend some time and get your trust issues in check. We are moving forward and healing ourselves; we are opening our mind and hearts to everything that is positive. Grab your girls or your bae, a canvas, and paint away! The paint party is hosted by Berchet, author of Trust Issues.
3rd Sunday Brunch at Sweetwater Cuisine-Virginia Beach 3rd Sunday Brunch is THIS Sunday! Join us if you #LOVEBrunch
Call or text reservations, 757.403.7073. www.sweetwatercuisine.com
#SWC #SundayBrunch #SweetwaterBrunch
Vegan Cooking Classes at O’Connor Brewing Co.-Norfolk Come join us with your favorite Valentine, a family member or make it a friends day out.
We will be teaching you how to make a full 3 course meal paired with O’Connor Brewing Beers.