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, April 12th
Sesame Street Live-Norfolk
Jump to the beat with your friends on Sesame Street! Join the fun with an interactive show that unfolds on one of the world’s most famous streets at the funniest, furriest party in the neighborhood … get ready for Sesame Street Live! Kick your feet to the beat at Sesame Street Live! Let’s Party!
Spring Carnival – VB Farmer’s Market
Come enjoy Spring with us at the VB Farmer’s Market.
$5 Grilled Cheese Day at Guy Fieri’s Smokehouse-Norfolk
In celebration of National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day, Guy Fieri’s Smokehouse Norfolk‘s will only be $5
Cocktail Class: The Whiskey Sour at Ironclad Distillery-Newport News
Conquer the cocktail hour! We’re offering the second in a series of classes on serving up sophisticated tipples at home. In this course, let our talented cocktail guy Rob personally guide you through the history and construction of a Southern tradition: The Whiskey Sour. Plus, learn everything you wanted to know about how the right ice can be a bartender’s best friend with our clear cocktail ice man Matt.
Saturday, April 13th
Record Store Day 2019-Virginia Beach
Record Store Day 2019 is upon us and Vinyl Daze Records is back again with the best way to celebrate it! We will be having our pre-opening party of course with our world-famous rock and roll complimentary breakfast buffet at Eurasia Cafe from 6AM to 8AM and the legendary Bennett Wales providing the morning tunes! Doors open at 8AM for business and we will be rocking all day long! Kevin Warren G will be spinning sweet cuts for your listening pleasure from 1PM to 3PM! We can’t wait to see you for Record Store Day at Vinyl Daze Records!
Military Child Weekend at the Living Museum-Newport News
We honor our Military Families and Children with special admission, membership and store discounts!
Namawhiské: Yoga + Drinks
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.
Princesses and Super Hero Party at Play & Co.-Newport News
Join HRVA Moms for a fun afternoon for a Super Hero & Princess Party at Play & Co.
East Coast She Crab Soup Classic-Virginia Beach
Children 12 and younger who are not sampling and are accompanied by an adult are free. Dogs and beach chairs are not permitted in the tasting area. The event is held rain or shine. Restaurants serve their individual recipes and compete for Peoples Choice Awards, determined by the ballots of those attending. Critics Choice Awards also are given by a panel of four leading regional cuisine experts.
ENJOY: The Neighborhood by Chef David Hannah-Norfolk
Award-winning chef David Hannah takes us on a nostalgic culinary experience, throwing it back to the times of neighborhood diners, classic tv shows, and comic strips. Featuring whimsical art and arcade games, and menu favorites like the original $5 burger, this experience will leave you daydreaming of simpler times and Saturday morning cartoons.
+ Pop-up retro console arcade by BUTTON SLASHERS
+ Art showcase by local comic artist Rusty Painter
A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit Feeding America
Mini Veg Fest-Virginia Beach
Preview all that’s in store for you at the 2019 VegFest, with a focus on mindfulness — and shop for a cause: Proceeds will benefit HR VegFest and the future Yoga Room at Sattvic Space. This event is family-friendly, and admission, just like the annual fest, is completely FREE!
Sunday, April 14th
Record Swap at Toast-Norfolk
Featuring all-vinyl DJ sets by the Record Rundown Crew to make sure the vibe is correct, some great vendors selling a wide selection of records and music related items as well as a brunch menu and bar provided by Toast!
Big Ugly Food Truck Rodeo-Chesapeake
Fantastic food trucks, great beers, and music to get you moving.
Here is the lineup:
A Taste of Texas, Chesapeake Concessions, Yolees’ G-Dawgz & Catering Co., Taste of Asia 757
Native Gardens at Virginia Stage Company-Norfolk
🌹When is a fence more than just a fence? In this hilarious and topical comedy, a rising attorney, Pablo, and Tania his pregnant, PhD candidate wife clash with their well-intentioned neighbors and learn that sometimes the small things in life represent a lot more. The ensuing battle of tossed words and acorns challenges the characters and audience to examine their views on race, affluence, and influence, as it shines a light on just what it means to be a good neighbor.
Brunch At Benchtop Brewing-Norfolk Voodoo Pies will be dishing out pies all day with our friends at Benchtop Brewing!
Open Terrarium Workshop at Plantbar-Virginia Beach
Pick any project and settle in for a relaxing time with a friend creating your own living work of art. All terrariums come with complimentary wine, beer, or Mimosa during the session. The vibe is chill and we always have helpful staff on hand to guide you through design and plant care. Last walk-ins accepted one hour before close.
Brunch & Brushes at Jollity & Co-Norfolk
Come out & vibe to your favorite 90’s R&B and Hip Hop hits and unleash your inner Artist. No experience is required, the canvases are predawn, so you will be able to enjoy your brunch while socializing with your friends.