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, December 7th
Virginia Musical Theatre Presents Seussical -Virginia Beach
Some of the most recognizable Dr. Seuss characters are brought to life in this vibrant, colorful and energetic musical from the composer of Ragtime and Once on This Island. It’s the perfect outing for the whole family! “Oh the thinks you can think” when you see The Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant, Gertrude McFuzz, Lazy Mayzie, Jojo and more. Join us and be transported from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos. Don’t be a Grinch this holiday season. Come see this fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza!
30th Annual Lighted Boat Parade-Hampton
On Friday, December 7, cruise into the holiday spirit at the 30th annual Downtown Hampton Lighted Boat Parade. More than 30 boats are expected to participate in this free nautical light show taking place on the downtown Hampton waterfront.
Jingle & Mingle For A Good Cause-Virginia Beach
Come knock some shopping off your holiday gift list and support The Eliza Hope Foundation! A percentage of sales all day will support them, and from 6-8:30pm there will be cocktails, holiday tunes, and small eats!
Dickens’ Christmas Towne-Norfolk
It’s more magic, more memories at Dickens’ Christmas Towne. Celebrate the season during six magical weeks in this delightful holiday village located inside the Decker Half Moone Center at Nauticus.
Saturday, December 8th
NEON Holiday Market-Norfolk
Shop local in the NEON District on Saturday, December 8th from 12 to 5 PM. Pop by for live music from acoustic musicians, snacks from food trucks, handmade goods and local art. More than 30 creative vendors will have their wares out for all your holiday shopping!
Santa’s Workshop at the VB Farmers Market
Craft Show: Live Music, Food Trucks, Children’s Activities, VB Ice Skating on site, Fun for everyone!
Our 1st Annual Santa’s Chair Christmas Open House will be held Saturday December 8th from 9am to 4pm. We will have outdoor vendors, refreshments, sales and Santa Claus! Why is it called Santa’s Chair, well because the chair that Santa will be sitting in has been especially created for this event. During the event you will have the opportunity to place a silent bid on Santa’s Chair! All proceeds from the Santa’s Chair Auction will be donated to a non profit organization each year. This year we chose to donate to a local animal rescue group K-9 New Life located in Virginia Beach. You won’t want to miss our 1st Annual event! It will be fun for all ages! So come out and join us and Santa Claus for a day of fun, holiday shopping, and the opportunity to help some animals in need. We will also have a donation box if you’d like to give to the animal rescue group K-9 New Life.
Farmer John’s Farm Stand-Virginia Beach
Stop by Farmer John’s Farm Stand on the lawn of the Farmhouse every Saturday from 9AM – 3PM until December 22nd. We will have a wide variety of items grown right on the property of the Farmhouse as well as additional items from farms around Virginia!
Sunday, December 7th
Family Friendly Holiday DIY-Virginia Beach
Bring the family and join AR Workshop for a Special DIY HoliDIY Family-Friendly Crafting Event! DIY a door hanger, 6 wood slice ornaments, a naughty or nice sign, or a festive street sign! Special pricing available only at this limited seats workshop!
Vintage Sunday at Selden Market Holiday Edition-Norfolk
Vintage Sunday is back… just in time for some extra special holiday shopping! Shop for one of a kind gifts that exude originality.
Jazz Brunch at Commonwealth Brewing-Virginia Beach
The second Sunday of each month, we’re hosting the best brunch in town with a rotating set of local Jazz artists and some of the tastiest food pop ups and trucks in the area! On December 9th, we’ve got The Coop & Doughminion bringing the delicious eats, and The Woody Beckner Trio bringing the smoooooth tunes.
Cookies and Cocoa with Santa-Virginia Beach
Bring your kids to the bakery located at 2724 Virginia Beach Blvd on Sunday December 9th from 1pm-4pm for an afternoon of family fun! This is a free event! Come have some fun and see what our bakery has to offer!