Special Events

The Virginia Beach Farmers Market hosts a variety of free special events all year long, from festivals, to craft shows and hoedowns. There's something for everyone to enjoy.



2022 Event Calendar​​​​​​​​​​​​

Attention crafters, vendors, and sponsors:
     Registrations for our special events are only accepted through the Farmers Market Office.   Registration is open for our 2022 special events.  We are currently on a waiting list for most events as spaces are filling quickly.  Please click here for an application.  
     NEW - If your craft is a product that can be ingested or applied to the skin for humans or animals, you will need to provide a Certificate of Insurance with the City of Virginia Beach as an Additional Insured.  Our Risk Management office will review all insurance certificates prior to you being able to sell at the Farmers Market.  
If you have any questions, please call us at 757-385-4388.

As a reminder, the Farmers Market is opened year round.  We encourage crafters to join us as a daily/weekly vendor any time. 
Spaces are available first come, first served.

Click here for the 2022 Event Calendar
​March 19
Celebrate Agriculture
Coloring Contest Information
Coloring Contest: 3-5 yrs old
Coloring Contest: 6-8 yrs old
Coloring Contest: 9-12 yrs old
​April 23
Birthday Bash
​May 21 - new date
Strawberry Jamboree
​June 18
Honey Festival​​​​
September 17
​Apple Extravaganza
October 15
​Harvest Fair
Contest Information
Coloring Contest: 3-5 yrs old
Coloring Contest: 6-8 yrs old
Coloring Contest: 9-12 yrs old
​November 5 
Fall Festival​
December 3
Santa's Workshop
* Schedule is subject to change


 Friday Night Hoedown

Hoedowns are back!

Join us on Friday nights from April through October for free, local music!
Hoedowns are held rain or shine from 7:00 - 10:00pm.
Some seating is available, but please bring a chair or blanket with you.


 Teacher Workshop

Join Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC) for hands-on fun and learning at a Professional Development Workshop on August 9, 2022. 
Continuing Education credits are available.  Afterwards, you can come to the
Virginia Beach Farmers Market for a tour of our gardens and educational opportunities.

For more information and to register for the workshop, please visit AgInTheClass.org