Let's Get Local! 5 things to do this weekend!

Posted on Jul 31, 2019

Let's Get Local

The weekend starts tomorrow, and we’re here to let you know about some fun things happening in and around Hampton Roads. Can you believe it’s already August? We hope you have a great time this weekend, and whatever you do – stay safe!

Music By The Bay: August 1st at Fort Monroe; 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Free music on beautiful Fort Monroe. Bring your own picnic chairs and picnic blankets to enjoy the sunset and jazz music from local group Good Shot Judy. 

Beach Blanket Cinema: August 1st on 29th Street at the Oceanfront; 8:30 PM
A great opportunity for the whole family to enjoy a free screening of the animated film Coco. Show up early to secure an ideal spot and don’t forget blankets and chairs!  

Date Night: August 2nd at PUSH Comedy Theater in Norfolk; 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Great date night idea if you’re looking to get out of the house. One lucky (or unlucky) couple will be chosen from the crowd and will have the story of their relationship as the theme of an improv performance. – “The couples will be selected at random and interviewed on stage in front of the audience. The Pushers' Brad McMurran and a special guest will use that information to improvise the story of the couple's relationship.” Tickets are $10!

Tour De ORF: August 4th at Smarthmouth Brewery in Norfolk; 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Enjoy a leisurely bike ride through the Norfolk area including downtown, Colonial Place, Ghent, Chelsea, and in between. The ride covers 10 miles and should last an hour, all levels of riders welcome. After the ride, you can enjoy a beer from Smartmouth and some food from 4 Spices Mediterranean Food LLC. 

Tax-Free Weekend: Aug 2nd – 4th throughout Virginia
Enjoy discounted tax-free shopping this weekend throughout Virginia. With the school year just around the corner, it’s a great time to shop for much-needed supplies.