Special Events

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Craft vendor Santa's Stocking Old Fashioned Craft Bazaar

Weekend 1 is now full. Accepting vendor applications through November 4 for weekend 2!​​

November 5 & 6, 2016 | Princess Anne Recreation Center​
November 19 & 20, 2016 | Williams Farm Recreation Center
9 am - 5 pm on Saturdays; 10 am - 4 pm on Sundays
Now in its 38th year, this event features over 100 different craft vendors each weekend. Crafters will be selling unique handmade items, everything from stocking stuffers to fine works of art, all at budget-friendly prices.​ | Download a vendor application!​ ​

Bird in water Winter Wildlife Festival​​​

January 20-22, 2017 | Exhibit Hall: Saturday, January 21​, 10 am - 4 pm
Princess Anne Recreation Center
Witness winter wildlife all around Virginia Beach! Educational workshops and engaging excursions are sure to captivate novice & expert outdoo​r enthusiasts. Learn what it takes to properly observe and identify wildlife, while exploring the best of our city's natural areas. Fee required for most sessions. Check out our festival website for more information.

For more ​events, check out what's happening in our recreation centers​!​