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Virginia Beach Holiday Lights

Virginia Beach Holiday Lights
November 23, 2017 – December 31

McDonald’s Holiday Lights at the Beach brings the joy of the Christmas season to Virginia Beach!

Experience the new Enchanted Seaside Mile…a nautical and holiday fantasy of lights spread over a dozen blocks – from 8th Street to 22nd Street. This year’s light show will feature over 50 of our most popular, hand-picked displays along the boardwalk and beach. The entrance is at 2nd Street.

Take a shiny journey into nautical, holiday, and adventure lands – all along the beautiful Virginia Beach boardwalk. Festive fish, jumping dolphins, frolicking porpoises – all in bright, colored lights against the clear night-time sky, are the stars of Holiday Lights at the Beach presents The Enchanted Seaside Mile. They are joined by Santa, elves, and a 40-foot tall Christmas tree.

Over 30,000 families a year make this unique holiday light show a part of their holiday celebration! This fantasy of lights is sure to amaze holiday travelers visiting Virginia Beach.

Drivers will be able to tune their car radio to a frequency to hear holiday music along the Holiday Lights at the Beach display, making it easy to see AND hear why this event has been named one of the Southeast Tourism Society’s “Top 20 November Events”.

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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India Fest – Great Indian Food & Culture

India Fest
Nov 11
11-7 at Virginia Beach Convention Center

Come enjoy amazing Indian food and fun at India Fest at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. Where else can you see traditional Indian and Bollywood dances, get fancy henna patterns inked on you, peruse Indian fashion and jewelry, and eat fresh samosas that are cooked right in front of you? At the annual India Fest, hosted by The Asian Indians of Hampton Roads (AIHR).

The local Indian community presents the event for Hampton Roads residents who want to experience the culture and heritage of India with art, culture, garments, dance and food from the Indian subcontinent.

New this year will be free raffles for iPads, early bird specials, health check booths and free food sampling, Dhillon said. Food is always one of the event’s main draws – from naan (Indian bread) to chicken curry to dosa, a crepe made out of rice flour.

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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House of Blues, Brews, and Stews

House of Blues, Brews, and Stews
Nov 5, 2017 : 1-5 @ Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art

Enjoy all the tasty stews and craft beers while listening to headlining act Love Canon with opening act More Perfect Jones!  All the stews and blues you can handle | cash bar with craft brews | souvenir beer cup/wine glass | access to the Boardwalk Art Show silent auction | admission to MOCA’s current exhibitions, including Wayne White: MONITORIUM. more 

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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Virginia Beach Top Halloween Events

Come join us in Virginia Beach for fun Halloween events for adults and kids!

Halloween Glow
The Adventure Park at the Aquarium – Virginia Beach, VA

Glow in the Park is the best way to spend a special Summer night! Beams of colored lights and twinkling laser lights create a magical adventure in the forest. Musical guests and glow sticks add to the fun. Great for dates, groups of friends or a family outing! read more

Anthem Wicked 10K Run , Old Point National Bank Monster Mile and Mini Monster 1K
October 27th & 28th, 2017
Virginia Beach

There’s no better way to train during marathon season than by running with monsters and witches in the Anthem Wicked 10K. This course winds through the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, into one surprise after another including Thriller dancers and a zombie or two.

Halloween Spooktacular
Sandler Center – Town Center – Virginia Beach, VA

This unique Halloween event takes place in the Town Center of Virginia Beach at the award-winning Sandler Center for the Arts. Come and dress up in your favorite Halloween costume and join the Virginia Symphony Orchestra for a ghoulish afternoon of monstrous fun!

Halloween Ghost Tours in Virginia Beach
October 27th – 31st

Come join us for some spooky ghost tours in Virginia Beach! Shipwrecks & Ghost Lore tour offers a costumed interpreter for tales of true accounts and local legends of  ghosts, witches, pirates and shipwrecks. more

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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Halloween Ghost Tours in Virginia Beach

Halloween Ghost Tours in Virginia Beach
October 27th – 31st

Come join us for some spooky ghost tours in Virginia Beach! Shipwrecks & Ghost Lore tour offers a costumed interpreter for tales of true accounts and local legends of  ghosts, witches, pirates and shipwrecks.  Stroll the beach and boardwalk to discover haunted Virginia Beach.

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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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October is Seafood Month

October is National Seafood Month, so why not celebrate seafood with us at Virginia Beach?  Seafood is always in season and fresh from the docks around Virginia Beach.We do love our Virginia Oysters! What’s your favorite?

photo: From the local menu at Mahi Mah’s – For the past 22 years, Mahi Mah’s has been a popular hotspot for the locals, with an incredible view of the Atlantic Ocean, delicious culinary creations, and the largest oceanfront sushi bar in Virginia Beach.

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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Virginia Beach Halloween Fun! – Wicked 10k

Anthem Wicked 10K, Old Point National Bank Monster Mile and Mini Monster 1K
October 27th & 28th, 2017
Virginia Beach

Come join us for some of Virginia Beach’s spooky Halloween races and parties. Run for your life! The Anthem Wicked 10K,  Monster Mile and Mini Monster 1K will take place on October 27th and 28th in Virginia Beach. Participants are encouraged to have fun, be creative, and dress up for the Halloween season. The flat, fast, One Mile course will run on the Virginia Beach Boardwalk on Friday night while the 10K course and Mini Monster 1K take you on a scenic tour of the Oceanfront on Saturday. Celebrate your Friday finish at The Shack and on Saturday with a huge post-race party on the beach with plenty of beer, live music and post race food.

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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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Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival – Book Now!

Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival
10/21/2017 – 10/22/2017 1:00pm – 6:00pm
Virginia Beach Oceanfront: 31st Street Park

The Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival will be held in a huge tent on the beach! Over 50 craft beers from over 25 breweries will be available for sampling.Tickets are $30 and include sampling and a commemorative glass. Live music sets the stage for the perfect outdoor setting for tasting some of the best beer brewed!

Participating breweries announced for 2017 include O’Connor, Smartmouth,  Back Bay, St. George,  Ale Werks, Legend,  Starr Hill, Devils Backbone,  Center of the Universe, Port City,  South Street, Bold Mariner,  Brothers, Commonwealth,  Young Veterans, Traditions,  Champion, Bold Rock Hard Cider,  New Belgium, Sweetwater,  Heavy Seas, Bell’s,  Founders, Victory,  Lagunitas, Kona,  Goose Island, Elysian,  Oskar Blues, and Southern Tier.

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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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Treasures of the Earth Gem & Jewelry Show 2017

Treasures of the Earth Gem & Jewelry Show 2017
10/05 – 10/08/2017

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.

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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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Virginia Beach Restaurant Week

Virginia Beach Restaurant Week
October 2 -8, 2017

Virginia Beach Restaurant Week is the culinary event of the year in Virginia Beach. See area chefs showcasing their creativity and restaurants offering specially priced lunches and dinners. Visit Virginia Beach’s finest restaurants from October 2 -8, 2017 as master chefs serve up innovative menus featuring tantalizing culinary creations. Virginia Beach Restaurant Week features two-course lunches starting at ten dollars and three-course dinners starting at twenty dollars.

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:)