From Polar Plunges, to Monster Trucks, to King Neptune, the Virginia Beach Events never stop.
She-crab soup festivals. Sand-castle contests. Flotillas of historic tall ships. Caribbean music festivals. Whale-watching. Drive-thru holiday light shows (the only time of the year when you can drive your car on the boardwalk!).
There always seems to be something going on at the Beach, whether it's winter, spring, summer, or fall. And many of the events are free and just steps away from the beachfront hotels and restaurants. Here are just a few of the special events and festivals that make the Beach such a wonderful place to visit!
Just click the links below for my favorite Virginia Beach events (plus events for nearby cities and attractions in Virginia) by season.
Finding deals and saving money takes time, but why travel or have fun in Virginia for more than you have to? There's no reason you have to pay full price for that Busch Gardens Williamsburg or Kings Dominion ticket.
And there's no reason you have to spend hundreds visiting expensive attractions when there are so many fun and cheap things to do (and ways to see even attractions like Colonial Williamsburg for free!). I've done the bargain-finding leg work for you!
I'll show you:
Check out these pages to help you save money (and time) when planning a getaway in Virginia:
Can't decide where to go or what to do?
My Attractions page (see the link at the bottom of the page) is chock-full of my personally-reviewed attractions that will give you the best bang for your buck, from aquariums like Virginia Aquarium, to amusement parks like Busch Gardens, Kings Dominion, Water Country USA, and Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg, to presidents' homes like Monticello, Montpelier, and Ashlawn-Highland.
I'll give you all you need to know to plan your trip (admission info, hours, insider's tips) plus how to get discount tickets.
To get started, check out my Virginia Attractions page.
Virginia Beach Family Fun
Virginia Beach Events
Apr 13, 17 08:27 PM
Kings Dominion will offer its annual Easter Eggstravaganza event April 14-16 from noon to 5 pm. Have your photo taken with Eggward the Easter Bunny and Snoopy the Easter Beagle, as well as take advant…
Apr 12, 17 09:37 PM
If stressing out over the upcoming Tax Day is getting you down, here are some Tax Day freebies which might make filing a little easier: - Free Birthday Cake Cookie at Great American Cookies April 18…
Apr 09, 17 07:56 PM
In honor of National Park Week, the National Parks Service is offering free admission to nearly 120 national parks which normally charge entrance fees on April 15-16 and April 22-23. Parks in Virginia…