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!
Saturday, July 12th
Open Build Night at 757 Makerspace-Norfolk
For the month of July, the theme will be ROBOTICS. From coding to hardware and everything in between, come out to learn and explore this topic. Are you looking for inspiration? Curious about what others are doing with robotics? Do you have an idea for a project and do not know how to make it happen or where to go with it? Then chat with our members and check out their creations for more perspective and direction. Get that spark you need!!
Music & Entertainment in the ViBe-Virginia Beach
Mithscene presents MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT
As part of the Self Care & Sustainability in the ViBe community event. There will be wellness vendors, plant-based food, herbal activities, and LIVE MUSIC! Free to attend & Family Friendly.
Adults Night Out at Color Me Mine-Virginia Beach
Come create your very own FARM FRESH berry bowl or basket!
$25(+) tax includes ceramic, studio fee and instruction.
Devils Backbone Thru Hike Hibiscus Garden Party at the Shack-Virginia Beach
Experience botanicals and brews like never before at our Hibiscus Garden Party. Join the Devils Backbone team and plant your own botanicals while sipping on our delicious new release, Hibiscus Hard Lemonade. We’ll also have lawn games, giveaways and more delicious DB beers for you to enjoy and take it Slow by Nature.
Carnivorous Plant Terrarium at Plantbar-Virginia Beach
Make your own bug-eating plant terrarium in an 8″ glass bowl. We’ll walk you through every step of the design and care then cut you loose to have fun and create with friends. Plants will vary depending on availability but include some of the following types: Venus Fly Trap, Sundew, Pitcher Plant, and Sarracenia variations. We’ll also throw in some ferns to round out the look. $35 includes two complimentary drinks and everything else you need.
Ice Cream Party at the Little Gym of Virginia Beach
It’s that time of year when the weather is HOT and The Little Gym is the COOLEST place to be! So stop on by to cool off with some fun games in the gym, then grab your scoop of ice cream and throw on all of your favorite toppings!! Oh, and of course EAT IT!
Ocean View Beach Party-Norfolk
Summer brings the return of the popular Friday after-work Ocean View event series. The Friday Night Themed Parties and Family Fun & Movie Nights are a great way to start the weekend with Live Music, children’s activities, food, beverages and more!
Saturday, July 13th
Red, White and Brew Lagerfest at Back Bay Brewing-Virginia Beach
Your favorite Virginia Beach beer festival is back! Get ready for our 4th annual Red, White and Brew Lagerfest. This year we will be offering early bird ticket pricing from now until June 13th (details below) so be sure to get your tickets before prices increases!
Farmers Market in Olde Towne-Portsmouth
This is a farmers market with some arts/crafts items offered based on space available as the season progresses. However, the focus is on food and farm-related products (e.g., soaps, lotions, etc.).
Pints & Pours at Oozlefinch-Fort Monroe
What’s all the latest craze about fluid art? See it all over social media? Well Nez from Nezlife Studios is here to show you step by step the basics to creating your own abstract 12×12 masterpiece!
Norfolk Taco Festival-Waterside District
At the event, you’ll find over 20 of Virginia’s best restaurants, food trucks & carts serving up an amazing variety of mouth-watering tacos & related food items $3 tacos (sold separately). There will be bars and beverage stations serving margaritas, tequila flights, ice cold beer, water, soda & more. All food items will work on a voucher system – there will be various voucher stations throughout the festival. Beverages will work on a traditional cash & credit systems. Additional vendors will be on hand to sell other food (cotton candy, cakes, desserts etc) as well. Multiple ATMs will be on site & strongly encourage cash sales at voucher stations.
MoMac Brewing Two Year Anniversary Party-Portsmouth
It’s time for another PARKING LOT PARTY! It’s been 2 amazing years. To celebrate, we have a great day of fun planned. Barrel Age Releases, Collaboration Brews, Food Trucks and MUSIC. The Deloreans 80’s Band and Colorblind Live will be rocking the parking lot. Fun starts at 2pm. A $10 ticket includes your first beer and tickets are on sale in the taproom now!
Namawhiské: Yoga + Drinks at Ironclad Distillery- Newport News
Join us every second Saturday at Ironclad Distillery Co. for a fun, all-levels vinyasa class inside the bourbon distillery’s beautiful Tasting Room. Then, enjoy a complimentary bourbon tasting or cocktail to complete your journey towards zen.
Wood Sign Workshop at Board & Brush-Newport News
Looking for a fun way to connect with friends or family? Join our most popular DIY workshop and create your own unique wood sign! Select a wood project from our gallery. We provide all the materials and instruct you step-by-step to create a beautiful piece for your home or for a gift. Choose from a variety of paint and wood stain colors in the workshop. Cost for a workshop is $68 for adults and pre-registration is required. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Sunday, July 14th
Riverview Village Days Farmers Market & ETS 757 Food Trucks-Norfolk
Over 57 Local Artists, Farmers & Hand Crafters. ZERO direct sales. All Local, plenty of free parking & absolutely FREE to enter!
Big Ugly Food Truck Rodeo-Chesapeake
Fantastic food trucks, great beers, and music to get you moving.
Here is the lineup:
Yolees’ G-Dawgz & Catering Co., Cast Iron Catering Co, Pelican Pete’s Mobile Pizza, Chesapeake Concessions
Groovin’ by the Bay Summer Concert Series-Hampton
This Summer, join us on Sunday nights for a groovin’ evening of live music at Buckroe Beach at the 2019 Groovin’ by the Bay Summer Concert Series! Experience the bay breeze under the stars while partying to the best of old school r&b, funk, jazz infused, beach music. Food vendors are on-site. Complimentary shuttle service is available on Sundays, 3:30pm-9:30pm, from Jones Magnet Middle School located at 1819 Nickerson Blvd. 7/14 Soul Intent
Beginner Embroidery Workshop at Kitsch-Norfolk
Join Rik Rack Embroidery for a beginner, intro to sewing workshop. This class includes your choice of embroidery kit from a wide selection of Rik Rack kits and instruction to learn different stitches. You will leave with your kit and enough information to finish at home, in your own time.
Paint Nite: Tequila Sunrise Sailing at Yaymaker-Virginia Beach
Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Guided by a talented and entertaining artist, you’ll be amazed at what you create, and how much fun you have doing it