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, March 29th
Town Center Restaurant Week-Virginia Beach
Town Center of Virginia Beach has announced the return of its celebrated annual Restaurant Week! This week-long delight for the senses will take place Sunday, March 24 through Saturday, March 30, 2019. Restaurant Week will feature Chef’s selection, prix fixe menus for breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert ranging from $5 – $35.
This year’s participating restaurants includes Bravo Cucina Italiana , Confetti Cafe and Gelato, Gordon Biersch Brewery, Interlude Restaurant, Jimmy John’s, Keagan’s Irish Pub, Macaron Tart, McCormick & Schmick’s, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Saffron Indian Bistro, Sonoma Town Center, The Royal Chocolate, Tupelo Honey, Yard House and Quirk’s.
Bourbon Boots & Blues at Sweetwater Cuisine-Virginia Beach
Bourbon, Boots, and Blues: A New Orleans Celebration; featuring dinner, drinks and the band, Jackass Flats who promise to turn the evening into a funky southern good time.
Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live-Norolk
Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live brings everyone’s favorite Hot Wheels monster trucks to life, combining Hot Wheels’ iconic jumps and stunts with epic crashing and smashing to deliver an exhilarating family entertainment experience for kids of all ages. The show also features Megasaurus, the car-eating, fire-breathing prehistoric robot, as well as special surprises. The whole family will experience the exhilaration and thrills with Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live. Go Big! Go Hot Wheels!
Mural Fundraising at O’Connor Brewing Co.-Norfolk
Join us at O’Connor Brewing Company in Norfolk VA to show your support for the ongoing local community mural project! All you have to do is drink and be merry! Admission is FREE. Wristbands will be provided at the entrance for you to wear during the release party for ‘Good Vibes’ by O’Connor’s, and a portion of YOUR purchases made on this date will go towards the Neighborhood Markers Mural fund! (Easy enough right?!?)
Not drinking? Or looking for more than just something to sip on? COME PAINT! Experience the mural-making process first hand. We will have some alternative example panels for you to paint at the brewery then come paint the real mural in our studio too! 🎨
Saturday, March 30th
Kiss My Cask Festival at Back Bay Brewing-Virginia Beach
Kiss My Cask is back and better than ever! Save the date for this year’s Kiss My Cask Festival on Saturday, March 30th from 2-6PM. Come and judge over 30 different local, regional and national breweries! There will be games, live music by Short & Company and FOX and the BEAR, delicious food by Vicki Vail’s, Cast Iron Catering Co and Heavenly Kettle Corn, and of course a massive supply of beer!
Cooking Class: Korean Dumplings and More at New Earth Farm-Virginia Beach
Break out of the ordinary dinner routine and delight your friends and family with the exotic flavors of Korea. Our instructors, Jini and her brother Gunny will introduce you to ingredients used to create Korea’s rich, spicy cuisine and guide you in preparing classic dishes. You’ll learn techniques for making delicious mondu (dumplings), and perfectly cooked Bulgogi (marinated beef), Ssam (lettuce wraps) and At the end of the class enjoy the dishes you created plus some extra Pan Chan (side dishes). Join us and discover how easy it can be to create authentic Korean cuisine at home.
Sock Burning 2019 with Sail Nauticus-Norfolk
The ritual of burning your winter socks began in Annapolis in the 70’s and has been maintained as a tradition among sailors ever since. It heralds the beginning of spring and the new sailing season; a time in which deck shoes will be worn without socks, and toes will be free.
Beginning Cross Stitch at For All Handkind-Norfolk
Learn the basics of cross-stitching and go home with your own fun creation!
Felting with Ali Hilton at For All Handkind-Norfolk
Learn to make your own small figures and form with local felter Ali Hilton! This intro class at Selden Market will teach you all the basic for the fun and therapeutic art of needle felting!
Sunday, March 31st
Throw Yourself Into Pottery at All Hands Pottery-Norfolk
Have you always wanted to try your hand at creating on the pottery wheel? Well, then this event is for you! Your instructor will demonstrate the steps to create a piece of pottery on the wheel, you will then be walked through the steps as a group, and then its time to create one on your own! You will create at least one piece, the instructor will trim and glaze it, then it can be picked up two weeks after the class. This is a one night class for those who have never tried pottery and are looking for a no-commitment sample of what pottery is all about. All materials are provided.
March Beats, Beer, Brunch at Esoteric-Virginia Beach
It’s ya boiii! DJ Canrock on the tunes this Sunday 3.31.19… The guys in the kitchen have you covered on brunch delights.
Professional Headshots at OBC-Norfolk
$50 for 3 images, digital files, and release.
Military and veterans get 50% with proof of service!
Cash or Venmo only!
Sunday Brunch Mimosas at Board and Brush-Norfolk
Join us for a mimosa and muffins-filled brunch served with a big helping of DIY! This is a great way to spend time with friends and family…and create some memories and a beautiful home decor item!
Yappy Hour at Blue Pete’s Restaurant-Virginia Beach
Blue Petes will have food and drink specials and Fur-Ever Home Rescue will be bringing pooches! Bring yours! Let’s celebrate spring!