October at the Virginia Beach Convention Center

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

​Virginia Beach during the fall season is a gorgeous time of the year for locals and visitors alike. Many who experience our coastal city for the very first time during the fall season make plans to return during the warmer months. Locals enjoy venturing out to take in all the delightful things there are to see and do in their city. Here are a few things you may want to put on your calendar:

Oct. 3: The Virginia Beach Garden Club Fall Flower Festival – This locals' favorite is a day of live demonstrations and a stunning selection of beautiful annuals and perennials, shrubs and trees, original garden art and more. Come browse the unique offerings of vendors and learn more about including cool season and indoor gardening, etched pumpkins and more. For more information, go to vbgardenclub.org.

Oct. 11 - 13: The Treasures of the Earth Jewelry Show – Once again, this gem, mineral and jewelry show - another locals' favorite - features estate, classic, handcrafted and fashion jewelry made from a variety of metals, as well as a vast array of crystals, minerals and fossils. Jewelers and wire wrappers will be on site who can design, remount or repair jewelry. In addition, there will be a gemologist present to do appraisals while you wait. Looking for a discount admission coupon? We've got you covered; just click here.

Oct. 12 - 13: Virginia Beach Coin Show presented by Tidewater Coin Club – Enjoy this free family-friendly show featuring displays and sales of U.S. and foreign coins and currency, domestic and foreign gold, ancient coins and artifacts, supplies and more. Door prizes, raffles and free gifts for the kids makes this show a family favorite. BONUS: A Scout Coin Collecting Merit Badge workshop will be conducted Saturday, Oct. 12, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. All the details can be accessed here.

Oct. 25 - 26: Anthem Wicked 10K and Sports & Fitness Expo Come experience Coastal Virginia's largest Halloween race and party. The Anthem Wicked 10K and Old Point National Bank Monster Mile presented by Bon Secours In Motion shows off Virginia Beach's wicked side to all those who love Halloween and running by the ocean. The Anthem Wicked 10K Weekend is the perfect place to celebrate Halloween and enjoy wicked good times. Get all the ghoulish details by clicking right here.

Did you know that you can connect with an expert member of the VBCC staff for special event planning assistance? Call 385-2000 to discuss your needs and to get your party planning started!

About the Virginia Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau – (VisitVirginiaBeach.com) The Virginia Beach CVB is responsible for promoting year-round leisure, business, meetings and conventions, international and sports travel to Virginia's most populous city. For media information and images, visit visitvirginiabeach.com/media. Follow Virginia Beach on Twitter twitter.com/VisitVaBch,  on IG at instagram.com/visitvabeach, and Facebook at   facebook.com/VisitVaBeach. For more information on public events at the VBCC and to contact the expert staff for assistance planning your next special event, visit www.visitvirginiabeach.com/convention-center.    

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