Special Events

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Fall Concert at Mount Trashmore | October 15

Friday, October 15 | Mount Trashmore Park | 6 pm - 9 pm
LIVE MUSIC! FOOD TRUCKS! GOOD TIMES! Join us at Mount Trashmore Park for this free Fall concert featuring the Jesse Chong Band! Food trucks will be present and alcohol is available for purchase, benefiting Surf for the Cure. 



Bow Creek Block PartyUnity Week | October 17-23

October 17-23 | Various Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation Centers and City Facilities
Unity Week is a celebration of individual differences and a movement towards embracing the unique aspects that set individuals apart with positivity and acceptance. We invite Virginia Beach to take part in Unity Week 2021! This year we encourage you to take action by picking three ways to show your support. 


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*CANCELLED* Water Lantern Festival | October 16 

The 2021 Virginia Beach Water Lantern Festival has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience. All ticket holders will be contacted by One World and any questions or concerns can be sent to support@waterlanternfestival.com. Stay tuned for updates about next year's event occurring in August 2022. 




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Fall Concert at Mount Trashmore | October 30

Saturday, October 30 | Mount Trashmore Park | 5 pm - 8 pm
LIVE MUSIC! FOOD TRUCKS! GOOD TIMES! Join us at Mount Trashmore Park for this free Fall concert featuring live music from 10Spot! Food trucks will be present and alcohol is available for purchase.



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Santa's Stocking Old-Fashioned Craft Bazaar | November 6, 7, 20, &21

November 6 & 7, 2021 | Princess Anne Recreation Center
November 20 & 21, 2021 | Kempsville Recreation Center
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Saturdays; 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Sundays 
Crafters will be selling unique handmade items, everything from stocking stuffers to fine works of art, all at budget-friendly prices. 
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Treetopia | November 6

Saturday, November 6, 2021 | Mount Trashmore Park | 11 am - 3 pm
Did you know that Fall is the perfect time to plant trees in Hampton Roads? Join us at Mount Trashmore for this NEW special event in collaboration with Lynnhaven River Now.  Treetopia is a celebration aimed at promoting the importance of planting native trees. More info coming soon!