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July 2016

Mid-Atlantic Hermit Crab Challenge

July 23, 2016
Virginia Beach Events - Mid-Atlantic Hermit Crab Challenge

The Crab is King at this one-of-a-kind event that’s fun for the whole family! Along with the Crustacean 500 race, participants may enter the Miss Curvaceous Crustacean Beauty Pageant. At the pageant, hermit crabs are presented in uniquely-decorated displays and judged on beauty and creativity. Hermit crab owners are encouraged to build a unique display for their crab. Past winners have included themed entries like “Spider Crab,” “Hermit the Hulk,” “Beauty and the Crab,” and “Pirates of the Crabibbean!” Approximately…

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September 2017

Blues at the Beach

September 8, 2017 - September 10, 2017
Virginia Beach Events - Blues at the Beach

Celebrating one of the most cherished musical genres of all time, Blues at the Beach features two days of concerts on an outdoor stage. Local, regional, and nationally-recognized Blues acts share the stage for a riveting and heartfelt tribute to the sights, sounds, and soul of the American experience. National headliners have brought their intensity and knockout live performances to Virginia Beach.

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November 2017

Santa’s Seaside Village

November 26, 2017 - December 31, 2017
Santas Seaside Village - Virginia Beach holiday season

Dive into the Holiday season with a visit to Santa's Seaside Village, a beachy twist to the Holiday season, located at Atlantic and 30th Street.

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March 2018

Rush Champions Cup

March 10, 2018 - March 11, 2018
Rush Champions Cup - Hampton Roads soccer tournament

The 2018 Rush Champions Cup will be held at the Hampton Roads Soccer Complex!

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September 2018

NAS Oceana Air Show

September 22, 2018 - September 23, 2018
Virginia Beach Hotels - Oceanfront | Virginia Beach Events - NAS Oceana Air Show

The men and women of Naval Air Station Oceana are proud to announce the return of the NAS Oceana Air Show!

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VAVRS Conference

September 26, 2018 - September 29, 2018
Virginia Association of Volunteer Rescue Squads conference

Each year the Association hosts a conference in the last week of September, for learning new techniques through medical seminars, enjoying competition and participating in educational and social activities.

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January 2019

Virginia Flower and Garden Expo

January 25 - January 27
Virginia Beach events - Virginia Flower and Garden Expo

Produced by the Virginia Horticultural Foundation and Pilot Targeted Media, the Expo promotes horticultural education for everyone from professionals to the weekend enthusiast. This is the one time each year when Hampton Roads residents can get information on virtually every aspect related to flowers and gardening, at a single climate-controlled location. Experts and knowledgeable professionals will be there to discuss plants, plans, products and practices. More than a hundred vendors, exhibitors and displayers provide guests countless ideas and products they…

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Coastal Virginia Wine Fest

January 26 - January 27
Virginia Beach events - Coastal Virginia Wine Fest

Celebrate good times with Virginia wines at the Coastal Virginia Magazine Wine Fest at the beautiful Virginia Beach Convention Center. Vendors include wineries, specialty foods, and arts and crafts. Enjoy a craft beer garden, grape stomp competition, live entertainment and much more.

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February 2019

Polar Plunge Festival

February 1 - February 2
Virginia Beach Polar Plunge Festival | Virginia Beach Hotels - Oceanfront

The VA Beach Polar Plunge Festival kicks off Saturday with the SunTrust Dash & Splash Challenge (annual 4 Mile & 1 Mile runs), a costume contest and parade down the boardwalk, the Plunge Marketplace featuring local Virginia artisans, frosty beverages, live music, free Wawa hot chocolate and coffee, and an icy dip into the frigid Atlantic Ocean with 3,000 of your closest friends.

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SGK Gun Show

February 2 - February 3
Virginia Beach events - SGK Gun Show

Founded in 1982 by "Doc" Mendelson, SGK Gun Shows carries on the uniquely American tradition of Gun Shows. Catering to dealers and public alike, SGK currently produces gun shows on the East Coast. We are noted for organized, heavily advertised and well-attended shows. This acknowledgment comes from the administration and staff of the facilities we use, the security companies we employ, and the vendors and public who attend our productions. We are committed to providing our vendors with profitable customer oriented weekends. For the public,…

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66th Annual Mid-Atlantic Sports & Boat Show

February 8 - February 10
Virginia Beach events - Mid Atlantic Sports Boat Show

All the big dealers will be under one roof, ready to show you their stock and make a deal. Whether you want to see the latest and greatest 2019 models or want a great deal on an unused 2018, you don’t want to miss this chance to check them all out. The Boat Show offers plenty of family fun, too! There will be face painting for the kids and anglers clubs to teach you how to cast a net or…

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Excalibur Cup

February 15 - February 17
Virginia Beach Excalibur Cup gymnastics competition

Come out for the Excalibur Cup - a gymnastics invitational open to all levels! The Virginia Beach Convention Center is excited to host over 3,000 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!

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Virginia Beach Restaurant Week

February 18 - February 24
Virginia Beach Hotels - Virginia Beach Restaurant Week

Virginia Beach Restaurant Week will feature over 90 of the city's finest establishments offering specially priced two and three course meals.

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VOW Bridal Event

February 24
Virginia Beach Events - VOW Bridal Event

Our annual event showcasing this area’s best bridal vendors including runway shows, performances and more. Vow Bride is recognized as the wedding resource for brides in the Hampton Roads' area looking for decidedly different vendors to make their "day of" dreams come true. Contact VOW Bride Magazine for sponsorship information and to reserve your booth space now!

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March 2019

Shamrock Invitational

March 1 - March 3
Virginia Beach gymnastics competition - Shamrock Invitational

Hosted by Ocean Tumblers, this year's Shamrock Invitational gymnastics competition will be held at the Virginia Beach Field House, 2020 Landstown Centre Way, Virginia Beach, VA. SPECTATOR ADMISSION FEE: 12 & up - $10/day or $15/weekend, Seniors - $5/day or $10/weekend.

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Treasures of the Earth Gem Mineral & Jewelry Show

March 8 - March 10
Virginia Beach Events - Treasures of the Earth Gem Mineral Jewelry Show - Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel

Our shows feature 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 Virginia Beach shows to do appraisals while you wait.

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The Grand National Championship by the Sea

March 9 - March 10
Grand National Championship by the Sea - Virginia Beach cheer and dance

CDE's The Grand National is an approved sanctioned event for New York High Schools! Get back to the TRUE meaning of a National Champion and join us in Virginia Beach for The Grand National Championship by the Sea.

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Shamrock Marathon Weekend

March 15 - March 17
Virginia Beach Events - Shamrock Marathon

The annual Yuengling Shamrock Marathon Weekend takes place at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. The three-day event features six events with a distance for everyone to choose from: the Yuengling Shamrock Marathon, Shamrock Marathon Relay, Anthem Shamrock Half Marathon, TowneBank Shamrock 8K, Operation Smile Shamrock Final Mile and the Leprechaun Dash. Come celebrate with us as we bring the Luck of the Irish to all runners in Virginia Beach, VA on St. Patrick’s Day weekend. ShamRock On!

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Virginia Beach Spring Classic

March 16 - March 17
Virginia Beach Spring Classic - Beach FC soccer tournament

The Beach FC Soccer Club is excited to host their Virginia Beach Spring Classic at the Hampton Roads Soccer Complex and the Princess Anne Athletic Complex. Be sure to make it out for this exciting tournament!

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Virginia Beach Spring Craft Market

March 22 - March 24
Virginia Beach Events - Spring Craft Market

The Virginia Beach Spring Craft Market features over 150 fine artists and craftspeople from across the nation offering fine arts, handcrafted jewelry, wood, glass, photography, candles, woven baskets, clothing, toys, folk art and specialty foods. Exhibitors introduce new lines and special accessories for the home and garden including wrought iron, welcome wreaths, garden statuary, birdhouses, outdoor furniture, pottery and wind chimes.

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NHSCA High School National Wrestling Championship

March 29 - March 31
NHSCA High School National Wrestling Championship

The NHSCA High School National Wrestling Championships will be held at the Virginia Beach Convention Center.

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April 2019

East Coast She-Crab Soup Classic

April 13
Virginia Beach Events - East Coast She Crab Classic

An open competition among local restaurants, the East Coast She-Crab Soup Classic focuses on one of the region’s most-loved seafood delicacies. This highly identifiable cuisine has been a staple of area menus for decades. Restaurants serve their individual recipes and compete for People’s Choice Awards, determined by the ballots of those attending. Critic’s Choice Awards also are given by a panel of four leading regional cuisine experts.

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