October Events Virginia Beach Oceanfront

October Events in Virginia Beach

October is a perfect time to visit and enjoy the beauty of fall on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. Come join us!

Upcoming Events:

International Sandsculpting Championship
Oct 3 – Oct. 9
Watch sand sculptors from around the world turn grains of sand into dazzling works of art on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.

Movies in the Plaza – Town Center Fountain Plaza
Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

Enjoy family-friendly movies at the Fountain Plaza in the Virginia Beach Town Center every Saturday in October. The free outdoor movie series are held at sunset beginning at 6:30 p.m.

66th Annual Boardwalk Art Show
Oct. 21-23

The Virginia MOCA Boardwalk Art Show has been ranked as one of the “Top 15 Fine Art Shows of the Decade” by Sunshine Magazine, the three-day festival welcomes nearly 200 artists from around the country to the Virginia Beach Boardwalk. The show runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. The Family Park at 24th Street Park will feature FREE activities for kids of all ages – including pumpkin-picking, art kits, face-painting, balloon animals and live entertainment – on Saturday and Sunday, from noon to 4 p.m.

Haunted Hunt Club Farm
Sept. 24 – Oct. 31

Let the fright nights begin! Bring the whole family for the ultimate Halloween-themed experience at Haunted Hunt Club Farm – a festival of terrifying attractions, creepy characters, and ghastly ghouls.

Town & Treat -Virginia Beach Town Center
Saturday, Oct. 29

Come dressed in your Halloween best and enjoy an afternoon of FREE family, friendly activities during the annual https://www.cbda.net/events/ in Town Center. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., families can enjoy FREE performances by princesses and other special characters, a live DJ. face-painting, halloween crafts, costume contests for both kids and pets, and plenty of trick-or-treating, too!

Halloween Parade – Along Atlantic Avenue at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront
Oct. 30



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!