Virginia Beach Hotel Special - Oceanfront Spring Wine Tasting

Spring Wine Festival

15th Annual Neptune Festival Int’l Spring Wine Tasting
May 12
31st Street Park – Virginia Beach

Wine tasting stations from around the world with over 70 wines from 9 countries. Save the packing, the passports, and the jet lag… Travel the world without leaving the beach at Neptune’s International Spring Wine Festival! With the Atlantic Ocean as your backdrop, grab your tickets and let your palate do the traveling as you enjoy an afternoon of good wine, food, live music and good company. >tickets


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Virginia International PAN Fest

Virginia International PAN Fest
May 11 – May 12
Virginia Beach Oceanfront

Join world-class performers for a spectacular celebration of Caribbean music on the oceanfront in beautiful Virginia Beach! The Virginia International PAN Fest is a musical adventure set to the soothing sounds of steel pan music. The festival’s casual atmosphere appeals to the island community and people of all ages who are intrigued by the unique sounds and style of steel drum music! Fusing together the rhythm of steel bands, ocean breezes, and great international food, the breathtaking Virginia Beach oceanfront becomes an “island paradise” for the weekend.

Co-produced with the Virginia Arts Festival, the Virginia International PAN Fest at its core is a steel drum band competition featuring over 20 high school, college, and community bands from throughout the United States. Bands attend workshops on Friday at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. These workshops are led by nationally-known steel drum artists and educators.

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Kentucky Derby Party

Seton’s 19th Annual Kentucky Derby Party
May 5 , 5-10pm
Back Bay Farms, Virginia Beach

Guests enjoy authentic mint juleps, Derby Hat Contest, live horse races, giant screen broadcast of the Run for the Roses at Churchill Downs while supporting a good cause. When you raise your glass and spend an exciting and elegant evening celebrating the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby on May 5, 2018, know that you are helping Seton Youth Shelters, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, fulfill its mission of providing safe haven, counseling and outreach services, 24 hours a day, without charge, to assist youth in crisis throughout Hampton Roads, with the goal of reuniting families.

NEW Additions to our Fabulous Annual Kentucky Derby Celebration Include:

-Visits with our Friends from Circle A Home for Horses

-Equestrian Exhibitions

-Meet a Racehorse

-EQ-WINE Ring Toss for Dazzling Wines

Also Featuring:

-Large Screen Live Broadcast of the Kentucky Derby

-On-Site Turf Horse Races

-Live Music

-Derby Row Cuisine by the Area’s Finest Restaurants

-Silent Auction

-Derby Fabulous Hat Contest

-Authentic Mint Julep Bar, Specialty Cocktail Bars and More!

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2018 US Indoor Skydiving National Championship iFLY Virginia Beach

2018 US Indoor Skydiving National Championship
iFLY Virginia Beach
May 4-6th, 2018
2412 Pacific Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 

Made up of both team and solo events, competitors of all ages and skill levels perform challenging and visually stunning maneuvers in the wind, being scored based on speed or artistic ability. This competition will bring out the best flyers in North America and provide thrilling visuals for spectators.


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Atlantic Coast Kite Festival

Atlantic Coast Kite Festival
May 5, 2018 to May 6, 2018
Virginia Beach Oceanfront

The Atlantic Coast Kite Festival features a variety of activities appropriate for all ages and all levels of kite aficionados. Kite fliers and spectators of all ages will experience a visual feast of beautiful kites on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.

Location: Virginia Beach Oceanfront

On the beach between 16th and 18th Streets

Kite-buliding workshop on the boardwalk at 17th Street

Times:

Saturday, May 5 – 10:00am-4:00pm

Sunday, May 6 – 11:00am-4:00pm

Everyone is invited to take part in the Atlantic Coast Kite Festival’s “Best Kite Contest.”  To enter this contest, participants bring a kite that they have made or purchased and fly it at the festival.  The contest consists of two parts: the actual kite itself (how it looks and how well it is made), and the participant’s ability to fly the kite.  Participants must be able to fly their kites consecutively in the air for 5 minutes at a height of 100 feet.  Kites will be judged on Flight (ability to fly for 5 minutes), Structural Design, Craftsmanship, and Visual Appeal.  There will be three competitive divisions: Master, Novice, and Youth (ages 7-14).  Trophies will be awarded for all divisions.  >more


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Virginia International Tattoo

Virginia International Tattoo
April 26 – April 29, 2018

Scope Arena, Norfolk

The Virginia International Tattoo, offers an astounding display of inspirational military music, majestic massed pipes and drums, show-stopping drill team maneuvers, international bands and dancers, and much more. It’s clear why the American Bus Association has put this annual celebration of patriotism and international goodwill on their must-see list of the most exciting events in the world. > more


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Sonrise Music Festival 2018

Sonrise Music Festival
April 20 – April 22
Virginia  Beach Oceanfront – 24th St stage

The Virginia Beach oceanfront will come alive with the sounds of “positive/alternative” music presented on the beach and in the sand. This event will be held on the beach at 24th Street and feature positive/alternative artists offering a myriad of musical genres such as cutting edge top 40, hip hop, indie, and inspirational.  more


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2018 Mid-Atlantic Home & Outdoor Living Show

2018 Mid-Atlantic Home & Outdoor Living Show
April 14 & 15, 2018
Virginia Beach Convention Center

For 33 years the Mid-Atlantic Home & Outdoor Living Show has paved the way in bringing you the latest in style, technology and décor to refresh and renew your home, garden and outdoor living spaces. Come out and connect with over 200 local professionals and exhibitors ready to assist you in building or renovating the indoor or outdoor space you so desire! more


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Virginia Beach Hotels specials -Virginia Beach Spring Craft Market

Virginia Beach Spring Craft Market

Virginia Beach Spring Craft Market

4/13/2018, 4/14/2018, 4/15/2018
Virginia Beach Convention Center
Times: 04/13/18: 10 AM – 6 PM; 04/14/18: 10 AM – 6PM, 04/15/18: 10 AM – 5PM

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.

Meet the artisans, learn the stories behind their work and shop for the best in fine arts and fine crafts – from simple to lavish – you’ll find one-of-a-kind creations for every budget. >more details


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East Coast She Crab Soup Classic 2018

East Coast She Crab Soup Classic
April 7, 2018 – 12:00pm to 2:30pm
LOCATION: 24th Street Park

The East Coast She Crab Soup Classic is an open competition among local restaurants focusing on one of the region’s best-loved seafood delicacies.  This highly identifiable cuisine has been a staple of area menus for decades.  20 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.  A limited number of tickets are available for the East Coast She Crab Soup Classic.  Held at the 24th Street Park.

2018 participating restaurants include:

  • 11th Street Taphouse Bar & Grille
  • Black Pelican Seafood Company Greenbrier
  • Busky’s Chill & Grill
  • C.P. Shucker’s Café & Raw Bar
  • Calypso Bar & Grill
  • Captain George’s Seafood Restaurant
  • Catch 31 Fish House & Bar
  • Feemason Abbey Restaurant (Hall of Fame member)
  • Fish & Slips Marina Raw Bar & Grill
  • Irwin’s Pharmacy & Fountain
  • Kelly’s Gingernut Pub
  • Mahi Mah’s Seafood Rest. & Sushi Saloon
  • McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks
  • Murphy’s Irish Pub
  • Passion The Restaurant
  • Saltine @ The Main
  • Soups Plus
  • Tradewinds Restaurant

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