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Friday-Sunday | Haunting at Historic Greenbrier Farms | Greenbrier Farms
Join us for the haunted farm experience that everyone’s talking about! The guided walking haunted tour starts at the 100-year-old farm house and ends about
20 minutes later, when your voice is hoarse from screaming and your nerves shattered.
Friday-Sunday | Chowan County Regional Fair | American Legion Fairgrounds
This 71st annual family-fun event features midway rides for all ages, from kiddie rides to thrill rides, racing pigs, the Mitchell Marionettes, Heritage Farm displays, a train display, carnival games, favorite fair food, exhibits and contests.
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Friday-Saturday | Member Appreciation Week | Virginia Living Museum
The VLM is going M.A.D. (Member Appreciation Days) over our members! The staff at VLM invites members to attend this one week celebration in your honor, join us September 24-30.
FREE to members
Friday – Sunday | Ring of Fire – The Music of Johnny Cash | Wells Theater
Explore love, family, and heartache through the tumultuous biography of Johnny Cash. This energetic and exhilarating musical rocks more than two dozen of Cash’s iconic hits.
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Friday – Sunday | Escape Ship: Saving Bobby Wilder | Nauticus
Bobby Wilder, coach of the top-ranked ODU Monarchs football team, is missing! Your mission is to find him in time for the big game against his fiercest competitor, scheduled to kick off within an hour. You’ll need to solve puzzles, find clues and decipher codes to save the day.
$20 per person
Friday-Sunday | 44th Annual Neptune Festival | Virginia Beach Oceanfront
2017 marks the 44th anniversary for the Virginia Beach Neptune Festival! Every year, hundreds of thousands of people celebrate at the festival’s many offerings! Daily concerts at festival stages are scattered along 32 blocks of the boardwalk and feature a variety of live music and performers.
Friday-Sunday | Women’s Wellness Weekend | Camp Skimino
Relax, rejuvenate and find balance at Women’s Wellness Weekend from September 29 to October 1 at Camp Skimino in Williamsburg. Hosted by Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast, all women ages 21 and up are invited to attend. The weekend includes laughing yoga, a cleansing facial and a relaxing massage to nurture your whole body. Meals are included and lodging will be in cabins.
3:00 p.m. |OBC Food Truck Challenge- Breakfast for Dinner | O’Connor Brewing Co.
O’Connor Brewing and the Street Food Revolutionaries bring you the 4th food truck challenge of 2017: BREAKFAST FOR DINNER! All About the Cheese, Twisted Sisters Cupcakes, and Vicki Vail’s will compete while you judge for the crowd favorite, so come hungry and come thirsty!
6:00 p.m. | Zoovies | Virginia Zoo
Bring the family and spread a blanket under the stars to enjoy these outdoor movies that are fun for everyone. This week’s movie is Moana. Refreshments and snacks will be available for purchase. Gates open at 6 pm, movie starts at dusk.
$5 for General Admission (age 2 and up)
6:00 p.m. | Movie Night: Star Wars: The Force Awakens | Mt. Trashmore
Enjoy a movie under the stars at Mount Trashmore Park! Bring blankets and beach chairs to get comfortable as you watch. Concessions will be available for purchase. Back Bay Astronomers will also be onsite with their star-gazing equipment and sunscopes for you to enjoy. Be sure to stop and check them out for a beautiful view of the day and night sky!
9:00 a.m. | Pumpkin Fall Festival at Greenbrier Farms | Greenbrier Farms
Greenbrier Farms pumpkin patch is the best place for pick-your-own pumpkins in Chesapeake!Your pumpkin purchase includes a pumpkin and a free hayride to the patch. On weekends we have a Fall Family Festival every Saturday and Sunday with hay rides fun fall games for the kids, our Farm Playground and of course the petting zoo!
Prices start at $12
3:00 p.m. | Satur-Day Live | School of Rock Norfolk
This weekly event is similar to that of Soul Train and American Band Stand. Be part of music dated as far back as the 1960’s. If you are bold dress attire can go as far back. Live DJ, Scramble Board, Satur-Day Live Dance Line and Guest Performers.
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8:00 a.m. | The Great Migration Bird Walk | Paradise Creek Nature Park
Nearly 150 species of birds have been spotted at Paradise Creek Nature Park. Join local expert David Gibson on a tour of the park and birds. Bring your binoculars or borrow a pair of ours. All skill levels welcome.
11:00 a.m. | Canvas Painting | Portsmouth Public Library
We will be painting “Birds on Branch” . Reservations will be required due to limited seating and supplies.
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2:00 p.m. | Back Bay Heritage Festival | Atlantic Wildfowl Heritage Museum
Back Bay Brewing has partnered with the Atlantic Wildfowl Heritage Museum at the historic De Witt Cottage to bring you the 1st Annual BACK BAY HERITAGE FESTIVAL! This event will raise funds, friends and awareness for one of our City’s greatest historical treasures!
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11:00 a.m. | Imagination Playground | NASA Visitors Center
Let your imagination soar with our Big Blue Blocks from Imagination Playground. Children can test their engineering and design skills in small rotations in our engineering area. Approximately 60 minutes. Geared toward ages 4 – 9.
12:00 p.m. | Brews that Benefit | Alewerks Brewing Company
Tap into fall with Alewerks craft beer samples and an exclusive firkin of pumpkin ale with vanilla and coffee. Prost! food truck will serve their Oktoberfest-inspired menu including brats, schnitzel and beer braised sausage. The primary beneficiary for Brews that Benefit is the local branch of Warriors at Ease. This year’s event will also offer lawn games, live music, cotton candy and popcorn machine and a silent auction featuring items such as a Canon camera and printer, restaurant gift certificates and Kingsmill Resort & Spa golf rounds.
1:00 p.m. | Back to the 80s Party in the Park | Chesapeake City Park
Join Howard Hanna’s Great Bridge, New Homes, & Town Center Offices for fun filled day helping to raise money for Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD) via Howard Hanna’s Children’s Fee Care Fund. This will be an afternoon filled with radical music by The Deloreans 80’s Band, righteous 50/50 raffle, separate raffle for three really cool items, gnarly monster trucks, rad food by Bob-B-Q, bounce houses for the little ones, prize for the best bodacious 80’s look and more!
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9:00a | Homeschool Morning at the VLM | The Virginia Living Museum
The wonders of nature … the excitement of discovery … the satisfaction of accomplishment. This is what a “Homeschool Morning” at the Virginia Living Museum is all about. Enjoy a wide range of the museum’s education resources, including a line-up of our acclaimed natural science classroom, environmental science labs and space science planetarium programs – all of which are curriculum, grade-level targeted and taught by professional educators.
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2:00 p.m.| Boho-Chic Dream Catcher Workshop | Twisted Art and More
Boho-Chic dream catchers have become a trendy statement piece these days. Join us to create your very own! All supplies will be provided. Fun for all ages. We will be working with hot glue guns, so children will need adult supervision.
10:30 a.m. | Hoppy Yoga at Green Flash Brewing Co | Green Flash Brewing Co.
Enjoy a little beer with your Namaste! Join Green Flash Brewing Co. for a session of Hoppy Yoga. All-levels welcome.
7:00 p.m. | Ghost Amongst Us | Colonial Williamsburg
After sundown, Williamsburg’s haunted history comes out! During this one-hour walking tour, enter haunted properties and meet people who lived to tell of their experiences with the supernatural…. You may even meet ghostly inhabitants themselves! This program is not appropriate for young children.