“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!


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.


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.


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.

“Drag Brunch” at Boathouse Live

Saturday, February 3rd, Boathouse Live is excited to present a ‘Drag Brunch’. Enjoy an incredible brunch by Chef Delicious and live entertainment from 11-2pm.

Catch Jennifer Warner and her showgirls performing at one of the largest entertainment venues in Newport News. This event is a guaranteed great time with excellent food and fun company. Tickets are $1o in advance and $15 at the door. Admission includes brunch, the show and one mimosa. Be sure to bring your ticket to gain access.

Tickets may be purchased online here.

“Sunday Brunch” at Riverwalk Restaurant

Are you a fan of brunch like us? Do you need something to look forward to every Sunday? Grab the family or some girlfriends and head to the Yorktown waterfront.

Enjoy stunning views and great company at Riverwalk Restaurant. Brunch is served every Sunday from 10am-2pm. Indulge in made-to-order eggs, pancakes, quiche, fruit waffle cones and yogurt parfait. Lunch options are also available, featuring fresh catch of the day, chicken salad, pasta salad, house salad, crab dip, baked oysters and tuna tartar. Cost is $28 for adults and $14 for children. You must make reservations by calling 757-875-1522.

For more info, visit their Facebook page here.

“Sunday Brunch” at Brass Cannon Brewing

Have last minute shopping to do in Williamsburg? Have you been avoiding the outlets like the plague? Plan your Sunday strategically and enjoy brunch at Brass Cannon first!

Sunday, December 17th, Brass Cannon Brewing Company welcomes you to enjoy food by ‘Poor Boys Burgers’, along with all of your brunch favorites. Indulge in tasty breakfast foods like omelettes, biscuits and breakfast sandwiches.

Keep in mind that many of the beers pair well with these dishes. It is highly recommended to try the winter seasonal and The Great Turkish Bombard (Turkish Coffee porter) with brunch. Enjoy playing some cornhole or take part in one of the various board games in the tasting room. No tickets necessary. Brunch will be served from 12-3pm.

For more info on this event and others at the Brewery, click here.

“Ladies Brunch” at James River Country Club

Saturday, November 18th, grab your girlfriends and get ready to enjoy ‘Ladies Brunch’ hosted by Riverside Health System.

This is an excellent opportunity to start your holiday shopping with local business owners. Enjoy live entertainment, great company, mimosas and other fun activities. There will be special guest hosts on hand to talk about the latest advances in women’s health.

Browse vendors from Young Living, Stella & Dot, Ellie Kai Clothing and more. Make sure to catch the exciting demo from Dolce Vita Salon to get your hair holiday party ready. Take advantage of a free yoga class, tennis clinic and a putting clinic (weather permitting). Enjoy live music from Matt Lockhart throughout the morning.

This event is from 10.30-1.30pm at the James River Country Club. Admission is $10. All proceeds made go to benefit Riverside Cancer Care Therapeutic and Supportive Services. Please RSVP by November 15th by clicking here.

“Mother’s Day Brunch Guide” Newport News

Sunday, May 14th, plan to celebrate Mother’s Day at one of these delightful establishments in Newport News. Please note that reservations for all four locations are required and the necessary info is included.

Fin Seafood

Fin Mother’s Day Brunch/Lunch will take place from 9am-4pm. Enjoy the absolutely stunning atmosphere and stellar service while dining inside or out! The 3 Course Menu will feature she crab soup, lump crab dip, fire shrimp, organic mix salad, tuna tartare, crab cake Benedict, shrimp & grits, salmon, scallops and filet or pork loin. Of course, an amazing selection of desserts will be available as well. The Brunch/Lunch is available for $30 per person.

For more info and to view the entire menu, visit the Facebook Event Page.

Circa 1918

Mother’s Day Brunch at Circa 1918 will take place from 11am-3pm. Bring Mom out to one of the coolest places in Hilton. Circa 1918 is well known for their excellent customer service, intricately handcrafted dishes and beautifully crafted cocktails. An exciting 3 Course Menu will be offered along with mimosa, bloody Mary and wine specials. The Brunch menu will feature an incredible selection of new items and old favorites.

The Brunch is available for $29.99 per person. Book reservations now at circa1918kitchen.com.

The Boxwood Inn

The Boxwood Inn will host a Mother’s Day Brunch from 11am-2pm. This charming Bed & Breakfast is known for it’s rich history and original character. The special menu for Sunday will include quiche Lorraine, sausage, bacon, round of beef, seafood, roasted potatoes, broccoli, garden salad, fruit and cheese display, an assortment of breads and decadent desserts.

Coffee, tea and water are included in the price of $25 per person. Children under 12 can dine for $12.50. Please call 757-888-8854 to make reservations.

Second Street Newport News

Here is another fantastic option for Brunch this Sunday. Choose to dine inside the beautiful and friendly atmosphere of Second Street or enjoy the outside (covered) patio. Mother’s Day Brunch will feature 3 Courses to include light fare, sides dishes, entrees and desserts. The experience will begin with the ‘light fare’ options of delicious salads, baked breads, pasta salad and deviled eggs. A few of the side dishes offered will be the Chesapeake blue crab, asparagus, spinach & parmesan strata, smoked bacon, smoked gouda stone-ground grits and stuffed french toast casserole. For the entree options, you’ll enjoy slow roasted and hand-carved prime rib, creamy Tuscan pasta, shrimp, crab and andouille creole and pork shank.

Adults are $29.90, children under 12 are $15.90. For more info, visit the Second Street Facebook Page.

“Easter Brunch” at Circa 1918

Sunday, April 16th, Circa 1918 will host an Easter Brunch you will not want to miss. Let some of the best chefs in Hampton Roads do the cooking for you. Enjoy the rustic yet elegant atmosphere of one of Hilton’s best features. The weather is expected to be perfect Sunday afternoon so you can take advantage of patio dining as well.

They’ve prepared an incredibly special menu specifically for this Brunch. You’ll have the option to choose from several dishes such as an open-faced omelet, shrimp and grits, ‘eggs benny’, steak and eggs, fried chicken, oyster po-boy, duck and sweet potato hash, and a Brasstown aged beef burger.

Prices range from $10-$14 per entree. Some pretty tantalizing sides will be available for $5, and of course, an array of spectacular desserts. Easter Brunch is offered from 11am-3pm.

You must make reservations in advance. Call 599.1918 or go to circa1918kitchen.com for your reservation.

“Easter Brunch” at Paradise Ocean Club

Here is an excellent way to spend your Easter Sunday afternoon! Let someone else handle the cooking and cleaning for you while you enjoy amazing beach views. Paradise Ocean Club will once again host their famous ‘Easter Brunch’ Sunday, April 16th.

The menu features an omelet station, variety of pastries, sliced ham with pineapple glaze, rosemary leg of lamb, salad bar, Riverwalk fried shrimp, three-cheese macaroni, and lots more. Adult tickets are $25.99, kids 10 and under are $15.99. Paradise Ocean Club is located at 490 Fenwick Rd. Hampton.

To see the entire menu, visit paradiseoceanclub.com/events/.