There is a lot happening in 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, October 26th
Hampton Roads Wizard Themed Halloween Party! At the Chrysler-Norfolk
We are turning the Chrysler Museum and Ohef Sholom Temple into a 4 day event of Wizard themed Halloween! THEMED COCKTAILS, BEER ONLY A WIZARD WOULD DRINK, LIVE BANDS, DJ, SOUVENIRS AND MORE! THIS WILL BE THE LARGEST THEMED HALLOWEEN PARTY EVER IN HAMPTON ROADS! This is a charity event to help raise money for 99 for the 1!
Corn Maze & Fall Fun at Green Hand Farm Park-Gloucester
Green Hand Farm Park kicks off another exciting fall season – this year’s theme is “the Wizard of Oz” – based on the well-loved book and motion picture! Follow the yellow brick road and venture through our 8-acre corn maze this year on your own life-size adventure! PLUS, don’t miss our other fun activities!
Masquerade in Ghent-Norfolk
Save-the-date for Ghent’s largest Halloween street party and costume contest – Masquerade in Ghent! Masquerade in Ghent will take place Friday, October 26, from 6:00 – 10:00pm in the heart of Ghent on Colley Avenue between Shirley Avenue and Brandon Avenue.
History, Mystery, Mayhem and Murder Tour at Elmwood Cemetery-Norfolk
Join local historian Robert Hitchings and discover Norfolk’s link to the world’s most notorious murderers. Resurrect long forgotten tales of crime and chaos and learn where bodies are buried. Explore hauntingly beautiful memorial art and architecture. Material may not be suitable for children under the age of 12. Suggested donation of $5 goes to conservation goals.
Saturday, October 27th
Halloween Beer & Cider Festival at Back Bay Brewing-Virginia Beach
Save the date for this year’s Back Bay Brewing Halloween BEER and CIDER Festival! We will have a lineup of new Back Bay Brewing beer on tap, as well as six exclusive ciders from Back Bay’s Farmhouse Brewing Co. Plus, Tarnished Truth Distilling Company will be making a special appearance to offer bourbon tastings! This will be the last year we host this festival at Back Bay Brewing before moving it over to our new location, Back Bay’s Farmhouse Brewing Co., so be sure to buy your tickets as they will go quick! Get ready for delicious cider, costume contests, dance-offs, live music, special beer release and more!
The Scavenger Haunt is back for its 5th and biggest year yet!
Join us at the Shack for an amazing Halloween-themed scavenger hunt with hundreds of dollars worth of prizes and endless fun! Hunt around the Oceanfront solving everything from riddles to trivia to performing minute to win it stunts!
Haunted Circus Adult Costume Party at Granby Theater-Norfolk
This year’s Halloween party is going to be insane! Granby Theater and Big Top Entertainment have partnered up to throw the wildest party of the year. This Circus will be filled with performers and decor that will satisfy all of your darkest desires. The only Halloween Party in Hampton Roads that gives you the full Halloween experience!
Trunk or Treat in Landstowne Commons-Virginia Beach
During the final 2018 weekly cruise-in from 3-7pm!
• Dress in your costume (if desired)
• Collect treats from participating cruise cars.
• Fun for the whole family!
Sunday, October 28th
Military Family Festival at the Virginia Beach Convetion Center
Join us for a day of FREE FAMILY FUN! Hosted by Flagship Newspaper & MilitaryNews.com
2018 Hampton Roads VegFest!-Chesapeake
Last year, we doubled in size–and now we’re back again for year three! Please join us in 2018 as we celebrate our local plant-based community at the third annual Hampton Roads VegFest. This yearly festival brings together thousands of vegans, vegetarians, and curious omnivores alike to feast on delicious plant-based food, hear from diverse speakers, shop eco-friendly products, and enjoy some of the region’s best entertainers. With dozens of 100% vegan food vendors, yoga, bands, an interactive kids’ zone, a beer garden, exhibitors galore, and so much more, you’ll find something you love at Hampton Roads VegFest — and admission is completely FREE!
This event is family-friendly, with special activities geared towards our younger compassionate friends.
Esoteric 3rd Anni Weekend-Virginia Beach
We made it 3 years and we’re taking the whole weekend to celebrate! Obviously we will have an epic tap list (details to come), and some unique and sublime food and cocktails and tunes. Come Friday, come Saturday, come Sunday and lets party.
Fall Festival Weekends at Mount Pleasant Farms-Chesapeake
Wagon rides, corn pit, straw pile, barrel train, corn maze, petting zoo, playground and more! Unlimited tickets are $10 adults, $7 kids under 18, free for tots under 2 years. We also have pumpkins, fall decor, food and drinks, picnic area & free parking!