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August Events on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront

August is packed with fun on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront! Come enjoy the fun on the beach with nightly music, festivals, and special events on the beach.

Here are some of the Featured Upcoming Events:

•The Jurassic Encounter Dino Adventure
Aug. 1 – Sept. 5
Experience dinosaurs at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront with the ultimate dino walk-thru encounter with the whole family. Get up close and personal with more than 45 life-size animatronic and static dinosaurs, including the large-and-in-charge T-Rex, in the heart of the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.

•Oceanfront Concert Series
Aug 10 & 17
National recording artists take to Virginia Beach’s oceanfront park stages with weekly musical performances by the shore during the Oceanfront Concert Series.

•Labor Day Weekend Oceanfront Concert Series
SEP 2,3,4
National recording artists you know and love take to the oceanfront park stages for a salute to all things music.

•Beach Blanket Movie Series
Aug. 4, 11 & 18
Set up a comfy blanket or beach chair and take in a family-friendly movie under the summer sky during the weekly Beach Blanket Movie Series.

•Symphony by the Sea Concert Series
Aug. 11, 18 & 25. Sep 8
Neptune Festival’s Symphony by the Sea Concert Series returns for its 11th season of free concerts with a schedule of delightful musical performances. All of the concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. and are open to the public.

•Virginia Beach Funk Fest Beach Party
Aug. 26-27
Turn up the funk with an electrifying two-day showcase of music, food, and vendors during Virginia Beach’s annual Funk Fest Beach Party.

•60th Annual East Coast Surfing Championships
Aug. 21-28
Experience the world’s longest, continuously run surfing championship! The 60th Annual Coastal Edge East Coast Surfing Championships (ECSC) is a multifaceted beach sports and entertainment festival with plentiful attractions for the whole family.

•7th Annual Coastal Craft Beer Festival
Aug. 27
Celebrate and sample national, regional, and local craft brews during the annual Coastal Craft Beer Festival, featuring more than 60 beers from 30 breweries, food trucks, live music and more.



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4th of July on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront

🇺🇸Happy 4th of July Weekend! There are plenty of fun events, live music, and fireworks on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront! 

🎉Upcoming Events: 

• Totally Tribute Music Fest (Formerly Sandstock): July 1-3 – The Totally Tribute Music Fest is a grand celebration of the music brought to the world by some of your favorite artists and bands.

• Stars & Stripes Celebration: July 4 – Multiple live performances on oceanfront stages and FIREWORKS on the Oceanfront at 9:30 pm.

• July 4th Celebration- Mount Trashmore – Enjoy live music by Vinyl Headlights beginning at 6 p.m. and fireworks beginning at 9:30 p.m. Admission is free.


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June Events in Virginia Beach

Summer is here on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront! It’s beach time for sure and there endless attractions, and events happening daily. Here are some of the featured events happening in June in Virginia Beach:

• Oceanfront Concert Series: June 8, 15, 22 & 29 – National recording artists take to Virginia Beach’s oceanfront park stages with weekly musical performances by the shore.
• Virginia Bridal & Wedding Expo – June 12
• Chalk the Walk – June 18 – Artists gather to turn the boardwalk into an impromptu canvas of color!
• La Fiesta Virginia Beach: June 24 & 25 – Enjoy live performances by Latin Grammy award nominees, savor delectable flavors and bask in all of the colors of Latin American culture right here on the beach.
• Patti Labelle in Concert – June 26 At Sandler Center
• Ynot Wednesdays – Head to the Virginia Beach Town Center for FREE live musical performances.

++++🏖️Live Music + Oceanviews + Great Food + Drinks at The Square Whale Patio Cafe’+++

Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater June Concert Lineup:
• June 11: Brad Paisley
• June 13: The Doobie Brothers
• June 15: Kenny Chesney
• June 24: Rebelution
• June 25: Thomas Rhett



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May Events on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront

May Events on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront

Summer is almost here and the oceanfront is heating up with fun events, live entertainment, markets, and more!

• Virginia Beach Spring Craft Market: March 13-15

• Tidewater Comicon: May 14-15

• Monsters on the Beach: May 20-22

• Beach Music Weekend: May 20-22

• Memorial Day Weekend Salute to Summer: May 27-29


Monsters on the Beach

Pungo Offroad Monsters on the Beach, presented by Eastern Truck & Accessories, brings thrills and chills to the Virginia Beach oceanfront as Monster Trucks battle for ultimate sand domination! This family-friendly event is loud, fast, and exciting. Make sure you see the BIGGEST Monster Truck show in the mid-Atlantic ON THE BEACH with a race […]

Beach Music Weekend

Beach Music Weekend features bands on the beach with dancing under the stars for a jam-packed blast from the past! The top Beach Music bands from up and down the East Coast descend on the Virginia Beach oceanfront in a nostalgic salute to the “good old days” of hot tunes and cool times. A three-day […]

Memorial Day Weekend Salute to Summer

Enjoy the cool sounds of summer as the season of sun and fun kicks off on Memorial Day Weekend! Free concerts at 17th Street Park and 24th Street Park feature local and regional bands representing different genres and musical stylings. These concerts Friday, May 27 through Sunday, May 29 complement the perfect weekend to sun, […]



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Stay with us at Holiday Inn & Suites Virginia Beach – North Beach. Our Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel is located on the Virginia Beach Boardwalk and features 238 oceanfront rooms and suites, each with private balconies or patios and thoughtful resort-style amenities. Relax on the beach, soak up rays by our gorgeous lagoon-style outdoor and indoor pools, and let the kids play at Splash Kamp. Kids eat free at our Virginia Beach family resort! Savor fresh seafood and Italian fare on the Virginia Beach oceanfront at our three on-property restaurants. Enjoy access to the best  attractions and things to do in Virginia Beach, minutes away from our centrally-located hotel on the famed Boardwalk!

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April Events in Virginia Beach

Spring is in full bloom in Virginia Beach! Come enjoy the beautiful spring weather and fun events!

🎉Featured Upcoming Events:

• Easter Bunny Breakfast + Egg Hunt at Apex Entertainment: Sunday April 10

• East Coast She-Crab Soup Classic: April 23

• Atlantic Coast Kite Festival: April 30 – May 1

• Virginia International PAN Fest: May 6-7

East Coast She-Crab Soup Classic

Presented by the Culinary Institute of Virginia, the competition features regional restaurants vying for the title of Best She Crab Soup, one of the region’s most loved seafood delicacies. Attendees taste and vote for the People’s Choice Awards, while four regional cuisine experts serve up Critic’s Choice Awards in this outdoor event on the oceanfront.

Atlantic Coast Kite Festival

Kite fliers and spectators of all ages will experience a visual feast at the Atlantic Coast Kite Festival on the beach between 16th and 18th Streets. This popular 2-day event features a variety of workshops and activities appropriate for all ages and all levels of kite aficionados.

Virginia International PAN Fest

Join world-class performers for a spectacular celebration of Caribbean music on the oceanfront in beautiful Virginia Beach! The Virginia International PAN Fest is a musical adventure set to the soothing sounds of steel pan music. The festival’s casual atmosphere appeals to the island community and people of all ages who are intrigued by the unique […]

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Virginia Beach Shamrock Weekend Specials

Shamrock Marathon Weekend Specials


Virginia Beach Shamrock Weekend Specials

Virginia Beach’s favorite St. Patrick’s Day tradition! The Yuengling Shamrock Marathon celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. The event features weekend-long festivities, including the Shamrock Marathion and other races every for all ages and abilities (Marathon, Half Marathon, 8K and other challenges) and a post-race celebration at the finish line, complete with music, Irish stew and Yuengling beer, of course!

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SPECIAL! – Live Music at Holiday Inn & Suites Virginia Beach – North Beach for Shamrock Weekend! March 19 1:30-5:30

Enjoy live music by the band Request Station with ocean views at the Square Whale!
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Spring Break in Virginia Beach - Specials & Upcoming Events

Spring Break in Virginia Beach – Specials & Upcoming Events

Are you ready for spring break at the beach? The weather is warming up and the beach is coming alive with great events and fun things to do.

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Treasures of the Earth Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Virginia Beach Convention Center 1000 19th St, Virginia Beach, VA

The Treasures of the Earth show features estate, classic, handcrafted and fashion jewelry made from a variety of metals, as well as a vast array of crystals, minerals and fossils. Jewelers and wire wrappers will be on site who can design, remount or repair jewelry. In addition, there will be a gemologist present at the […]

The Grand National Championship by the Sea

Virginia Beach Convention Center 1000 19th St, Virginia Beach, VA

Cheer and Dance Extreme is excited to host The Grand National Championship by the Sea at the beautiful Virginia Beach Convention Center. Teams from up and down the east coast will compete to see who will be crowned Cheer and Dance Extreme’s National Champion. This year will mark CDE’s 18th year at the VBCC! Virginia […]

Shamrock Marathon Weekend

The annual Yuengling Shamrock Marathon Weekend is a St. Paddy’s Day tradition in Coastal Virginia. Lace up your sneakers, dress yourself in green and conquer the streets of the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. 25,000 runners from all 50 states and around the world will enjoy flat, fast and scenic courses along the beautiful oceanfront and recover […]









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Featured Events In February in Virginia Beach

Featured events for February in Virginia Beach include the Polar Plunge, Coastal Virginia Wine Fest, Mid-Atlantic Home & Outdoor Living Show, Excalibur Cup, and more:)


Coastal Virginia WineFest

Virginia Beach Convention Center 1000 19th St, Virginia Beach, VA

Celebrate good times with Virginia wines at the Coastal Virginia Magazine Wine Fest at the beautiful Virginia Beach Convention Center. Experience the quintessential Virginia wine tasting and enjoy Virginia’s finest vintage wines, a craft beer garden, the brand new distillery den, live music, and MORE. Gather your family and friends, plan for a special occasion, […]

Polar Plunge

The chill and thrill is real at the coolest fundraiser of the year, the Virginia Beach Polar Plunge! Join us for a day packed with cool – there will be the annual 1 and 4 Milers, a costume contest and parade along the Boardwalk, live music, frosty beverages, free Wawa hot chocolate and coffee, local […]

Mid-Atlantic Home & Outdoor Living Show

Virginia Beach Convention Center 1000 19th St, Virginia Beach, VA

Join the Coastal Virginia Building Industry Association as they take over the Virginia Beach Convention Center to present the 37th Annual Mid-Atlantic Home & Outdoor Living Show. The Mid-Atlantic Home & Outdoor Living Show has paved the way in bringing you the latest in style, technology and décor to refresh and renew your home, garden […

Excalibur Cup

Virginia Beach Convention Center 1000 19th St, Virginia Beach, VA

Come out for the Excalibur Cup – a gymnastics invitational open to all levels! The Virginia Beach Convention Center is excited to host 3,800 competitors, representing over 25 different states and 10 different countries. With all levels competing in the same location, it is sure to be a fun-filled, exciting time!