“Tastefully Yours” at the Hampton Roads Convention Center

The 25th Annual ‘Tastefully Yours’ fundraiser returns to the Hampton Roads Convention Center Thursday, April 12th. This premier food tasting event will feature craft beer, wine and food from over 36 of our top local restaurants.

Funds raised from this event will be used to provide food to over 170 partner agencies which include food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters and other emergency organizations in our community.

Don’t miss the the fun photo booth, casino games, and live music all evening. This event is from 6-9.30pm. Tickets are $50 in advance and $60 the day of. Tickets will sell out!

For detailed info and to purchase tickets, click here.

“Grand Opening at STUFT Restaurant” in Hampton

The day has finally arrived! Taco lovers unite in excitement for the grand opening of STUFT Restaurant in Phoebus. STUFT will open its doors Tuesday, April 3rd at 11am.

The newly remodeled, now bright yellow building is located at 24 N. Mallory Street in Hampton. Come out and show support at the ribbon-cutting ceremony with Mayor Donnie Tuck at 11am.  The weather will be perfect for live music on the patio! Catch Tony Bob performing throughout the day inside and out.

Enjoy an amazing selection of food, hot sauces, live music and a great crowd. The Lovecats will perform inside from 6pm-8pm. The Brandon Bower Band will keep the party going with live music from 9pm-12am. You don’t want to miss this.

For more info, click here.

“Preview Party at Paradise Ocean Club”

Mark your calendars now for the most anticipated preview party of the year! Sunday, April 29th, grab all of your friends and head out to Paradise Ocean Club in Hampton.

Enjoy outstanding views all around, great customer service and live music. The Deloreans will take the stage from 3-7pm. The beach club will officially open for the season Friday, May 4th at 11am with live music by Slapnation at 6.30pm.

The Deloreans are well-known for their energetic performances and stellar 80’s gear. This event is from 12-7pm

For more info, click here.

“St. Patrick’s Day Festivities” on the Peninsula

St Patrick’s Day falls on a Saturday this year, which means lots of parties and shenanigans. Here is a detailed guide to make your adventure a shamrockin’ good time. Don’t forget to wear green and may the luck of the Irish be with you!

NEWPORT NEWS

Tradition Brewing Company | St. Paddy’s Day Inflatable Foosball Tournament

Lionsbridge FC and Tradition Brewing Company are excited to present this one-of-a-kind St. Patrick’s Day party. The Inflatable Foosball tournament will take place from 9-5pm. Enjoy bagpipes throughout the day and stay for the smooth sounds of Heather Gillis at 7pm. What’s better than a little soccer, great beer and good company? For more info, click here.

SMOKE BBQ | St. Paddy’s Day Party

Begin your St. Patrick’s Day celebration the right way with SMOKE BBQ. Enjoy an Irish breakfast, bagpipes, K9 demos and live music.  There will be a cornhole tournament with cash prices and Hey Hey Hooligan will take the stage at 8pm. For detailed info, click here.

Hoss’s Deli | St. Patrick’s Day Party

Don’t miss the amazing $2.50 Bloody Mary buffet and mimosa specials starting at 11am. Enjoy 50% off of road kings; the biggest, baddest burger around. A little birdie told me that Jager models will be making an appearance at 2pm. Green beer all day! Live music by The Mullins Sisters at 9pm. For more info, click here.

Quaker Steak & Lube | St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Irish specialities on the menu and drink specials until 9pm. Cornole tournament, shamrock bingo and best dressed contest at 7pm. Live music by Gerald and Marc from 5-8pm. For detailed info, click here.

The Cove Tavern | Slapnation at The Cove

Enjoy the amazing food and beautiful views of City Center at The Cove Tavern. Catch the festivities around the fountain and then dance the night away with Slapnation from 6-9pm.

City Center | St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Bring the family out for St. Paddy’s Day fun by the fountain. Adult beverages, food trucks, line dancing and free fun activities from 2-6pm. Vinyl Headlights will perform live on stage. For detailed info, click here.

HAMPTON

Park Lane Tavern | St. Patrick’s Day Shenanigans

Enjoy an authentic Irish brunch, drink specials and live music all day. Bryan Dunn, Brian Sewell and Jan and Zane of Schooner or Later will perform. This event is from 10-1am. For detailed info, click here.

Oozlefinch Craft Brewery | Fest O’ The Finch Party

Good ole Celtic sing-alongs, pub music and a shamrock hunt. Enjoy the Jameson Inspired firkin and the “The Lady in Green”. Sean and Colin also know as Glencoe Lads will be playing from 6-9pm. The fun begins at 1pm. For all of the details, click here.

Bull Island Brewing Company | St. Patrick’s Day with Mercy Creek

Enjoy amazing water views, great beer and an awesome crowd. Mercy Creek will be rockin’ the stage starting at 6pm. This event is from 6-9pm. For more info, click here.

PBR Hampton Roads | Shamrock Shenanigans

Come get some green beer and see the leprechaun race. Catch the Irish trashcan specials and Buckshot live on stage. For all the details, click here.

The Greene Turtle | St. Patrick’s Day ‘Shellebration’

Happy hour specials from 3-1am, DJ Chris beginning at 6.30pm and Guinness Power Hour! Games and giveaways all day. The Deloreans will perform at 9pm. For more info, click here.

WILLIAMSBURG

Billsburg Brewery | St. Patrick’s Day with Hangar 09 and B2

Great beer, amazing atmosphere and live music. Hangar 09 will be rockin’ the stage in the event tent. Come enjoy stunning views and a fun crowd. For more info, click here.

Amber Ox Public House | St. Precarious Day

The St. Precarious block party is a craft beer, music, and food festival full of friendly banter, live music, flowing taps and delicious Irish fare. For all of the details, click here.

Alewerks Brewery | St. Patrick’s Day at Alewerks

Good Luck Irish Stout will be on nitro as always, and to commemorate the occasion, they’ll be debuting a brand new beer!
Leprechauns Are Real Irish Red will be on draft all day and Fiddler’s Green will be there serenading with traditional Irish tunes. For detailed info, click here.

The Corner Pocket | St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

The annual St. Paddy’s Day party returns with a performance by Poisoned Dwarf, the best traditional Irish music around and a special menu with Irish food all day. For more info, click here.

Center Street Grille | St. Patrick’s Day Extravaganza

Irish food and drink specials beginning at 11am. Catch authentic Irish music by Dennis O’Riordan starting at 6.30pm. For more info, get it here.

“Hampton Restaurant Week”, March 4-10th

Hampton Restaurant Week returns March 4-1oth. This is a highly anticipated week long celebration of culinary excellence.

Several restaurants throughout the city will offer special prix-fixe menus for lunch and dinner. This is a fantastic opportunity to try some of Hampton’s best restaurants at a great price. Diners can enjoy two-course lunches for $10 or a three-course dinner for either $20 or $30 at participating restaurants*.

Participating restaurants include The Grey Goose, Brown Chicken Brown Cow, Marker 20, Monsoon, Park Lane, Mango Mangeaux, Graham & Rollins,   The Point, Musasi, Regatta Grille, Stillwater Tavern, Venture, Cyprus Grille, Bowman’s Soul N-the-Wall and County Grill.

For detailed info, click here.

“Hampton Roads Home Show” March 3rd-4th

Shop, compare and save from experts in remodeling, landscaping, decorating and building! The Hampton Roads Home Show returns to the Hampton Roads Convention Center March 3rd-4th.

Stroll through the wall-to-wall displays showcasing the latest trends and unveiling the newest products. Trusted professionals are on-hand to provide you with comparative information. Enjoy the entertainment and interactive demonstrations to motivate you for Spring.

Let the Hampton Roads Home Show inspire you with countless ideas on enhancing your homes look, comfort and value. Admission is $10.

For detailed info, click here.

“Hampton Roads Tattoo Festival” March 2nd-4th

Attention tattoo enthusiasts, pin-up girls and people with a passion for piercings! The 8th Annual Hampton Roads Tattoo Arts Festival is coming up March 2nd-4th. This event will take place at the Hampton Roads Convention Center and feature live entertainment, vendors and contests.

This highly anticipated event will celebrate all aspects of the tattooing industry and welcome talented artists from across the country. There will be artists performing work onsite, a BMX stunt team, daily categorized tattoo contests, art and tattoo supply vendors, and live mural painting. Also, don’t forget about the 7th Annual Miss Hampton Roads Pin-Up Contest. Tickets can only be purchased at the door.

For detailed info, click here.

“NinjaZone” Grand Opening Jan. 20th in Hampton

 The city of Hampton has more exciting news for children and adults alike! Saturday, January 20th, Mayor Tuck will formally “chop” the ribbon to signify the official opening of Gymnastics Inc.’s new NinjaZone.

The 6,500 sqft. NinjaZone is located right next door to Gymnastics Inc.’s current facility at 398 Salters Creek Road. With over 150 ninjas already enrolled, the NinjaZone at Gymnastics Inc. is already the talk of the town.

NinjaZone has  developed an athletic training curriculum to maximize all of a child’s ‘Ninja’ skills. It is inspired by the discipline from martial arts, coordination from gymnastics, strength and agility from obstacle course training, and creativity from parkour and free-running. Classes are led by highly qualified Ninja Coaches. The ribbon cutting will take place at 1pm Saturday.

For more info on NinjaZone, click here.