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Virginia Beach Concerts

There is always great entertainment on the Virginia Beach oceanfront and at the nearby Virginia Beach Amphitheater. Don’t miss these great shows this weekend in Virginia Beach:

Aug 11

HANK WILLIAMS JR. & LYNYRD SKYNYRD

Country rock fans get ready for a night that you never ever forget!! On this unmissable summer date, the legendary Hank Williams Jr. & Lynyrd Skynyrd will be bringing their EPIC performance to the live stage at Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater on Friday 11th August 2017

Aug 12

MARY J. BLIGE

“Queen of Hip of Hip Hop Soul” Mary J. Blige comes to Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater on Saturday 12th August 2017 as part of her Strength of a Woman Tour! The “Thick of It” singer will be performing songs from her fresh new album, which features Kanye West, Missy Elliott, Quavo, DJ Khaled, Kaytranada and Prince Charlez, as well as some fan favorites!

Enjoy the best access to all the entertainment from our oceanfront hotel – Stay with us here at Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Oceanside . The best of Virginia Beach Hotels, Our Virginia Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated directly on the Boardwalk on the oceanfront in Virginia Beach right in the heart of all the fun:)

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Virginia Beach Family Great Adventure Series

Virginia Beach Family Great Adventure Series:  AQUATIC ADVENTURE!
August 3, 2017 – 6:00pm
Location:On the beach at 26th Street

 

FREE EVENT!

Family interactive adventure, 6:00pm

Movie on the beach, 8:30pm (“Finding Dory”)

Report to the beach at 26th Street promptly at 6:00pm! Teams must be registered by 6:20pm to participate.

Do you know what causes tides?  Do you know why the ocean is blue?  Do you know the average depth of the Atlantic Ocean?  Can you find these answers, and Dory’s parents to complete this ocean-themed Aquatic Adventure?  Get your team or family together to discover answers and uncover artifacts that relate to the vast Atlantic Ocean.  If you make it back with the correct answers and everything checked off your list, you may win a trophy as your prize!

Finding Dory

Rated PG

The blue tang fish we have all grown to love returns along with her new “family” Nemo and Marlin. However, when a field trip brings back some old memories of Dory’s real family, she sets off on a journey across the ocean to California waters. With new friends like Hank the septopus and Destiny the whale shark, Dory learns that her parents might be closer than she believes.

Enjoy the best access to all the Virginia Beach entertainment from our hotel – Stay with us here at Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Oceanside . The best of Virginia Beach Hotels, Our Virginia Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated directly on the Boardwalk on the oceanfront in Virginia Beach right in the heart of all the fun:)

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Location: Virginia Beach oceanfront on Atlantic Avenue from 17th to 25th Streets, nightly during the summer months

The Virginia Beach oceanfront comes alive with free live concerts and theatrical productions seven nights a week along the oceanfront. The special themed entertainment takes place along the sidewalks of Atlantic Avenue from 17th to 25th Streets nightly during the summer months nightly. During Beach Street U.S.A., puppets, bands, jugglers, magicians and others entertain crowds right on the sidewalks.

Enjoy the best access to all the Beach Street USA entertainment from our hotel – Stay with us here at Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Oceanside . The best of Virginia Beach Hotels, Our Virginia Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated directly on the Boardwalk on the oceanfront in Virginia Beach right in the heart of all the fun:)

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Virginia Beach Dreams & Beams Video & Laser Show

Virginia Beach Dreams & Beams Video & Laser Show

July 25, 2017 – 9:30pm to 10:45pm

LOCATION: On the beach at 20th Street

Virginia Beach Dreams & Beams is a unique, multi-media show, created with the use of innovative projection technologies.

Using video and laser graphics on a projection sphere, flame towers, laser beams, and bubble machines, Virginia Beach Dreams & Beams delivers a “thank you” message to the United States Navy, and is part epic sea fantasy and celebration of everything Virginia Beach.

The sphere is an inflatable 55-foot projection surface.  The show’s 180-degree video projections burst with color, sound, light, music, and emotion.

Enjoy the best views of the shows from our hotel – Stay with us here at Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Oceanside . The best of Virginia Beach Hotels, Our Virginia Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated directly on the Boardwalk on the oceanfront in Virginia Beach right in the heart of all the fun:)

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Virginia Beach Gem Mineral & Jewelry Show

Treasures of the Earth Gem Mineral & Jewelry Show
July 14 – July 16, 2017
Virginia Beach Convention Center

Treasures of the Earth 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. There will be a gemologist present to do appraisals while you wait.

Stay with us here at Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Oceanside . The best of Virginia Beach Hotels, Our Virginia Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated directly on the Boardwalk on the oceanfront in Virginia Beach right in the heart of all the fun:)

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Virginia Beach Oceanfront – Chalk the Walk ARTsplosion

Chalk the Walk ARTsplosion
July 8, 2017

LOCATION: On the boardwalk between 16th and 18th Streets

The Chalk the Walk ARTsplosion takes over the Virginia Beach Boardwalk from 10:00am-5:00pm on Saturday, July 8, 2017, as artists and “wanna-be artists” gather to turn the boardwalk into an impromptu canvas of color!  Artist registration will be on the boardwalk at 17th Street, and art will be on display between 15th and 17th Streets.

At Chalk the Walk, participants draw four by four foot chalk drawings for three blocks along the boardwalk.  This year’s theme will be Meet Me at the Movies.  What is your favorite genre of movies?  Or, better yet, favorite movie of all time?  Participants are encouraged to incorporate their love of movies into their drawing.  Other ideas are: favorite scene from a movie, favorite character, or movie logo.  The Virginia Beach boardwalk will become an exciting “movie marquee” as these chalk drawings come to life!

200 competitors will complete chalk drawings to be evaluated by a panel of judges.  Judges will score the drawings according to criteria such as composition, use of color, adherence to theme, and creativity.  There will be three competitive divisions: Amateur, Professional, and Youth.  The Youth division will be for ages 12-16.  Children 11 and under will be invited to draw for fun in a separate area.  Trophies and cash prizes will be awarded for each division.  Winners will be announced at 4:30pm at the registration tent.  The hours for the Chalk the Walk are 10:00am-5:00pm.  All participants must register by 12:30pm to qualify for the competition.  All drawings must be completed by 3:30pm to be eligible for prizes.

Advance registration for Chalk the Walk is not required.  There is no fee to participate, but it is recommended that artists bring their own chalk.

The Chalk the Walk ARTsplosion takes over the Virginia Beach Boardwalk from 10:00am-5:00pm on Saturday, July 8, 2017, as artists and “wanna-be artists” gather to turn the boardwalk into an impromptu canvas of color!  Artist registration will be on the boardwalk at 17th Street, and art will be on display between 15th and 17th Streets. At Chalk the Walk, participants draw four by four foot chalk drawings for three blocks along the boardwalk.  This year’s theme will be Meet Me at the Movies.  What is your favorite genre of movies?  Or, better yet, favorite movie of all time?  Participants are encouraged to incorporate their love of movies into their drawing.  Other ideas are: favorite scene from a movie, favorite character, or movie logo.  The Virginia Beach boardwalk will become an exciting “movie marquee” as these chalk drawings come to life! 200 competitors will complete chalk drawings to be evaluated by a panel of judges.  Judges will score the drawings according to criteria such as composition, use of color, adherence to theme, and creativity.  There will be three competitive divisions: Amateur, Professional, and Youth.  The Youth division will be for ages 12-16.  Children 11 and under will be invited to draw for fun in a separate area.  Trophies and cash prizes will be awarded for each division.  Winners will be announced at 4:30pm at the registration tent.  The hours for the Chalk the Walk are 10:00am-5:00pm.  All participants must register by 12:30pm to qualify for the competition.  All drawings must be completed by 3:30pm to be eligible for prizes.  Advance registration for Chalk the Walk is not required.  There is no fee to participate, but it is recommended that artists bring their own chalk.

 

Plan your vacation on the Virginia Beach OceanfrontStay with us here at Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Oceanside . Our Virginia Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated directly on the Boardwalk on the oceanfront in Virginia Beach right in the heart of all the fun:)

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Sandstock – Woodstock Comes to Virginia Beach!

Sandstock – A Tribute to Rock & Roll

June 30, 2017 to July 2, 2017

Location:On the beach at 24th Street

Sandstock, A Tribute to Rock & Roll, is a beach-inspired variation on “Woodstock.” Tribute artists cover songs from some of the greatest rockers in history. All performances, which are free to the public, are held on two “dueling” stages – the Hippy Dippy Stage and the Flower Power Stage – built right on the sand at 24th Street.

Come join us for Sandstock, a fun-filled weekend of great live music.

Entertainment Schedule

Friday, June 30

Hippy Dippy Stage (South stage) 6:30-7:30pm – Zoso (Led Zeppelin tribute)

Flower Power Stage (North stage) 7:30-8:30pm – Don’t Look Back (Boston tribute)

Hippy Dippy Stage (South stage) 8:30-9:30pm – Zoso (Led Zeppelin tribute)

Flower Power Stage (North stage) 9:30-10:30pm – Don’t Look Back (Boston tribute)

Saturday, July 1

Hippy Dippy Stage (South stage) 6:30-7:30pm – Red Not Chili Peppers (Red Hot Chili Peppers tribute)

Flower Power Stage (North stage) 7:30-8:30pm – Dave Matthews Tribute Band

Hippy Dippy Stage (South stage) 8:30-9:30pm – Red Not Chili Peppers (Red Hot Chili Peppers tribute)

Flower Power Stage (North stage) 9:30-10:30pm – Dave Matthews Tribute Band

Sunday, July 2

Hippy Dippy Stage (South stage) 6:30-7:30pm – Head Games (Foreigner tribute)

Flower Power Stage (North stage) 7:30-8:30pm – Departure (Journey tribute)

Hippy Dippy Stage (South stage) 8:30-9:30pm – Head Games (Foreigner tribute)

Flower Power Stage (North stage) 9:30-10:30pm – Departure (Journey tribute)

Come enjoy the music and Sandstock!  Stay with us here at Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Oceanside . Our Virginia Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated directly on the Boardwalk on the oceanfront in Virginia Beach right in the heart of all the fun:)

 

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4th of July on Virginia Beach Oceanfront

Stars & Stripes Explosion – Live Performances & Fireworks on the Oceanfront
July 4, 2017

Join us for 4th of July fun on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront! Multiple live performances on Virginia Beach Oceanfront stages.  Scheduled live entertainment offers something for everyone: patriotic and classical to tribute bands, and naturally, fireworks!

Entertainment Schedule

Dairy Queen Grill & Chill 17th Street Park:

7:00pm-10:00pm, Chester B’s Motown Review

24th Street Stage on the Beach:

6:30pm-7:45pm, Quantico Marine Corps Band (Rock Band)

8:15pm-9:30pm, Quantico Marine Corps Band (Concert Band)

FIREWORKS at 9:30pm:

31st Street Park

7:00pm-11:00pm, The Deloreans

Plan your 4th of July vacation on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. Stay with us here at Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Oceanside . Our Virginia Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated directly on the Boardwalk on the oceanfront in Virginia Beach right in the heart of all the fun:)

Latin Fest on Virginia Beach Oceanfront

Hardee’s Latin Fest
June 23, 2017 to June 24, 2017
LOCATION:On the beach at 24th Street

Come enjoy Hardee’s Latin Fest concerts! Virginia Beach celebrates the sights and sounds of the Latin experience. Hardee’s Latin Fest possesses the key ingredients of great food, family fun, and first-rate Latin music. National performers electrify the diverse audience with high-energy tunes that move the crowd to dance under the stars. Local and regional Latin acts take the stage and unite festival-goers with the rhythms of Salsa, Merengue, and Jazz.  Headline performances will take place on a giant stage on the beach at 24th Street.

Spend your Saturday morning at the Zumba Marathon, where dozens of the area’s finest instructors will be ready to show you some of their favorite moves.

Vendors and cultural activities in the Latin Village in the 24th Street Park will round out the festival. The Latin Fest is a FREE event.

Entertainment Schedule:

Friday, June 23

5:30pm-6:45pm, Sharey & Su Grupo Klave

7:15pm-8:45pm, AK7

9:15pm-10:45pm, Oro Solido

Saturday, June 24

8:00am-Noon, Mambo Room Zumba Marathon

3:30pm-4:30pm, DJ

5:00pm-6:30pm, N’ Klabe

7:00pm-8:30pm, Toby Love

9:15pm-10:45pm, Maelo Ruiz

Enjoy Hardee’s Latin Fest! Stay with us here at Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Oceanside . The best of Virginia Beach Hotels, Our Virginia Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated directly on the Boardwalk on the oceanfront in Virginia Beach right in the heart of all the fun:)

 

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Virginia Beach Family Great Adventure Series

Virginia Beach Family Great Adventure Series
June 16 – June 18 On the beach at 26th Street

Virginia Beach Family Great Adventure Series is a family interactive adventure. The “Silly Safari” – Keep a keen eye out for wild animals.  Your team will go on a journey in search of valuable facts about our furry, growl-y, slithery friends found in the jungle. Bring anything you think you’ll need – binoculars, net, safari pith helmet, etc.  Winning teams receive trophies.  Everyone who plays gets a “Silly Safari” medal.   Then, settle in the sand on your blanket or beach chairs for “The Jungle Book” Movie on the beach at 8:30pm.

  • Family interactive adventure, 6:00pm
  • Movie on the beach, 8:30pm (“The Jungle Book”)

Virginia Beach Family Great Adventure Series fans – Stay with us here at Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Oceanside . The best of Virginia Beach Hotels, Our Virginia Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated directly on the Boardwalk on the oceanfront in Virginia Beach right in the heart of all the fun:)