“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.

“PG-500 NYE Block Party” at Amber Ox Public House

Still searching for a fun and unique way to ring in the New Year? Join the cool kids at Amber Ox Public House for their New Year’s Eve celebration!

The ‘PG-500’ Block Party is hosted by the Amber Ox Public House, Precarious Beer Project, and in partnership with The Hounds Tale restaurant. This event will feature live music with the guys from ‘JNW’, southern style barbecue and local craft beer. There will be an outside festival tent, music spun by DJ Dre and local beer stations. Featured breweries include Precarious Beer Project, Virginia Beer Company, Alewerks Brewing Company and Billsburg Brewery.

Enjoy a Southern style barbecue station, delicious sides and Amber Ox’s famous buttermilk drop biscuits. Amber Ox Public House and The Hounds Tale restaurant are open to all event attendees and are featuring special dishes, cocktails and locally sourced wines. One food ticket per person is included in the ticket cost. Admission is $20 per person. The festival tent will open at 7pm sharp and close at 1am. Live music begins at 8pm and plays until 11pm.

For more info on this event and to purchase tickets online, click here.

“One Hot Havana Night Gala” to Benefit Local Boys & Girls Clubs

Join Boys & Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula for a fun-filled, ‘hot’ night in Havana. This event will take place Saturday, October 21st at the Hampton Roads Convention Center.

This year’s themed auction, ‘One Hot Havana Night,’ will feature a cigar roller, steel drummer, salsa dancers, and some of the hottest auction items on the Peninsula. Enjoy cocktail hour and browse hundreds of silent auction items before dinner. Experience exciting food stations inspired by Havana, bid on a brand new car, and enjoy a salsa dancing lesson!

All proceeds benefit members of Boys & Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula. This year’s event is chaired by Tommy & Chrissy Garner and Scott & Tricia Russell.

For more information on our Club services and opportunities, visit www.bagclub.com.

“Salute Back” Fundraiser Presented by FMB

Attention party people! If you appreciate real hip-hop, reggae music and a great crowd, mark your calendars for this weekend. Saturday, September 9th, FMB presents “Salute Back”, a fundraiser held to benefit the Combat Wounded Coalition and Kevin Thorp, a loyal friend to the FMB family.

Kevin was recently involved in an accident, puncturing one lung and causing him to miss work. A portion of proceeds made will go towards Kevin’s mounting medical bills.

There will be live performances by Jason Coffey, I Gabe, DrummerBoy and DJ Raw Base. You’ll receive a free FMB cup with entry and enjoy drink specials all night long. This event will be held at County Grill in Yorktown. Attendees must be 21 and up with valid ID. The party starts at 9.30pm and will continue until close. It’s always a good time with the FMB crew!

For more info, visit facebook.com/events

“End of Summer Beach Party” at Schooners Grill

Okay.. not everyone wants to celebrate the end of summer, except for ALL parents! Sunday, September 3rd, plant to attend the ‘End of Summer Beach Party’ at Schooners Grill.

Wear your best beach gear while you still can. Come casual and comfortable and enjoy the outside patio and spacious indoor bar. There will be an incredible lineup of acoustic music all day long.

This event will begin at noon and feature some awesome food and drink specials throughout the day. Admission is free and open to the public.

For more info, visit the Facebook Event Page.

“Z104 Summer Beach Bash” at Paradise Ocean Club

The biggest Summer Party returns to Paradise Ocean Club Sunday, July 30th! DJ Pauly D will again take the stage along with DJ Joe Fu and DJ Julian Rivera. This all-day beach party is hosted by Z104 and powered by Pungo Off Road.

If you didn’t get a chance to experience the fun last year, make sure to attend this year. New to the stage will be live music from Cheap Thrills (my personal favorite). Enjoy the private beach, drinks, great food, and fun contests throughout the day.

General admission tickets are $20, VIP tickets (allowing access to VIP area) are $30, and the ‘Seaside Cabana Package’ includes 10 VIP tickets, 1 cabana rental (with food platter, soft drinks/water) and VIP area access for $700. VIP tickets are limited. This event is from 11am-9pm.

To purchase tickets, visit getmyperks.com/summer-beach-bash-2017.

“One-Year Anniversary Party” at Schooners

Come out and celebrate the One-Year Anniversary of the new Schooners location! If you haven’t had the chance to check out the awesome new spot, definitely come out Friday, June 16th. There is plenty of room inside and out with extra parking available.

Enjoy outdoor seating on their spacious patio in the sun or under the shade of an umbrella. Schooners also has multiple TV’s located around the bar to catch your favorite games. Celebrate the Anniversary all day long with food and drink specials and live music with ‘Brother Lucy’ performing into the evening. Try the fish tacos while you’re there, our personal favorite! The party starts at 11am and will continue until closing.

For more info, visit the Facebook Event Page.

“Pride Party” in Downtown Hampton

The Third Annual Pride Party on the Peninsula is quickly approaching! Wednesday, June 14th, the Hampton Convention & Visitor Bureau along with Downtown Hampton Development Partnership will host the Pride Party at the Crowne Plaza Hampton Marina Hotel.

Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, a DJ, and a complimentary drink ticket for the first 300 guests. This event is free and open to the public, but please register online in advance at visithampton.com/prideparty.

New to the festivities this year is the ‘Drag Down the River Boat Cruise’ aboard the Miss Hampton II with emcee Jennifer Dion and special guest. Highlights will include drag queens, music, dancing, and light fare by Graham & Rollins. This event is from 5.30-8pm.

Tickets for the boat cruise are $10 and can be purchased here eventbrite.com/pride.