Events

Festivals & Events

Virginia Honey Bee Festival

August 20, 10 AM – 4 PM

Norfolk Botanical Garden

norfolkbotanicalgarden.org 

 

ViBe Mural Festival

August 19-28

ViBe Creative District/Virginia Beach

vibecreativedistrict.org 

 

60th Annual East Coast Surfing Championship

August 21-28

1st Street Jetty @ Oceanfront

 

Virginia Beach Funk Fest Beach Party

August 26-27

24th Street @ Oceanfront

beacheventsvb.com 

 

39th Annual Norfolk WaterfrontJazz Festival

August 26-27

Town Point Park

festevents.org 

 

7th Annual Coastal Craft Beer Festival

Presented by Neptune Festival

August 27, 1-6 PM

31st Street Park @ Oceanfront

neptunefestival.com 

 

Sunflower Music Festival

August 28, Noon – 6:30 PM

Norfolk Botanical Garden

norfolkbotanicalgarden.org 

 

Taste of Suffolk Downtown Street Festival

September 10, 11 AM – 5 PM

tasteofsuffolkva.com  

 

25th Annual Fall Wine Festival

Presented by Neptune Festival

September10-11, Noon-5 PM

31st Street Park @ Oceanfront

neptunefestival.com 

 

3rd Annual Local Brew Fest

Presented by Coastal Virginia Brewers Alliance

September 10, 1-5 PM, $45 in advance

Atlantic Union Bank Pavilion/Portsmouth

Check Facebook Page for details. 

 

Nashfest 757

September 17, Noon – 10 PM, Free

Town Point Park

festevents.org 

 

Hermitage Handmade Festival

September 17

Hermitage Museum & Gardens

thehermitagemuseum.org 

 

Wasserhund Oktoberfest

September 17

Summit Pointe/Chesapeake

wasserhundbrewing.com 

 

Oktoberfest

September 17-October 1

Elation Brewing

elation.beer 

 

Performing Arts

Chrysler Hall

“Wicked,” September 14-25

sevenvenues.com 

 

Feldman Chamber Music Society

Los Angeles Piano Trio, September 19, Chrysler Museum’s Kaufman Theater

feldmanchambermusic.org 

 

Ferguson Center

Johnny Mathis, September 9

fergusoncenter.org 

 

Harrison Opera House

War On the Catwalk, August 16

Black Jacket Symphony, “Van Halen’s 1984,” September 9

sevenvenues.com 

 

Hurrah Players

“Big Dreams & Ice Cream,” August 20-12, Hugh Copeland Center

hurrahplayers.com 

 

Miller Jazz Series

After Bebop, August 18, Sandler Center

sandlercenter.org 

 

Scope Arena 

Kevin Hart, August 21

sevenvenues.com 

 

Virginia Chorale

“Tudor Treasures,” Sept. 17, Galilee Episcopal Church, VA Beach

“Tudor Treasures,” Sept. 18,  St. Paul Catholic Church, Portsmouth

vachorale.org 

 

Visual Art Museums & Galleries

The Artists Gallery @ Virginia Beach Arts Center

“Endangered,” Through August 28

artcentervb.org 

 

Virginia MOCA

“Maya Lin: A Study of Water,” Through September 4

“Open (C)all 2022,” Through September 4

virginiamoca.org 

 

Hermitage Museum & Gardens

“Roberto Lugo: Pottery with Purpose,” Through October

thehermitagemuseum.org 

 

Chrysler Museum of Art

“MC Escher: Infinite Variations,” Through August 28

“Lasting Impressions: Prints from the Collection of David & Susan Goode,” Through November 6

“To See a World in a Grain of Sand,” Through January 22

chrysler.org 

 

Muscarelle Museum of Art

“The Human Frame: Prints by Leonard Baskin,” Through September 25

muscarelle.wm.edu 

 

Charles Taylor Arts Center

“Artists Who Teach,” Through August 27

“Virginia Artists,” September 17 through Nov. 12

hamptonarts.org 

 

Gordon Galleries at ODU

“ALLiGATER HELLHOUND: Works from the Permanent Collection of Baron and Ellin Gordon,” Aug. 30 – Dec. 17.

“DesignHer: Works by Contemporary Women Graphic Designers,” Aug. 30 – Nov. 12

More at odu.edu/gordongalleries