Trick or Treat! It’s your Hampton Roads Weekend

It’s Halloween Weekend and we’re all celebrating.

Each city has its fun Halloween events and traditions from the tame to the terrifying. There’s something for everyone!

Even if Halloween isn’t your thing, there’s a ton of stuff to do and see.

 

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All Weekend

Norfolk

Ongoing/Virginia Stage Company’s: “All My Sons”/Wells Theater
Virginia Stage Company’s second production of the season is the Tony Award-winning All My Sons, a play by Arthur Miller and based upon a true story. The masterwork by one of America’s seminal playwrights is about family dynamics, courage, and the struggle to survive during World War II.
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Friday-Saturday/Halloween The Chrysler Way/Chrysler Museum of Art
Welcome to a very special tradition, Halloween at the Chrysler. It’s a time where our talented and creative Gallery Hosts dress up as works of art. Since this has become an annual event not to be missed, this year we’re doubling your chance to join the fun. Come enjoy our scavenger hunt, and win a fun prize. You are invited to don your own inspired costume and join in the fun, but be advised there are some restrictions.

Friday-Sunday/C&E Gun Show/Scope Arena
C&E Gun Shows is dedicated to producing the most professional, safest and ethical gun shows in the country. Visit the Nation’s Gun Show. DO NOT BRING LOADED GUNS IN THE BUILDING. Our shows offer a huge variety of guns, gun related accessories & self-protection items available for purchase in every price range. Our exhibitors have an incredible knowledge base and are able to help customers find what they’re looking for. Our exhibitors can easily answer virtually all questions and concerns a consumer may have. That level of variety and knowledge is nearly impossible to find anywhere.

Virginia Beach

Friday-Saturday/Anthem Wicked 10K and Old Point National Bank Monster Mile/Virginia Beach Convention Center
This run is for everyone from the super speedy to the first time racers – all are welcome! You won’t want to miss this spooktacular event! Pick up your race packet and enjoy the Sports & Fitness expo at the Virginia Beach Convention Center on Friday October 30th.  Click here to register and for more information

Williamsburg

Friday-Saturday/Haunting on DoG Street/Colonial Williamsburg
Join us for our first ever family-friendly Halloween Weekend that includes FREE trick-or-treating (on not one, but two nights!). Costumed interpreters will hand out Mars candy on Duke of Gloucester Street in the Historic Area. Just look for the glowing Jack O ’Lanterns to help you plan your route!

Friday-Sunday/Opera in Williamsburg: “Don Giovanni“/Kimball Theatre
Live fully-staged opera with world class singers, performed in the original Italian with English supertitles.
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Friday

Hampton

6 p.m.-9 p.m./ Phoebus Little League Fall Festival/Phoebus Complex
The first annual fall festival will include a variety of family oriented activities. We will have Inflatables, hay rides, Games, trunk-or-treat, great food, raffles, lots of vendors, music by a DJ, and so much more! Come out for a great time and support your local Phoebus Little League! FREE

Newport News

6:30 p.m.-9 p.m./An Evening at Endview/Endview Plantation
Guided evening tours are offered on the grounds of Endview Plantation. Learn about individuals associated with the history of the historic site in a unique after sunset program. The ambiance of the property at night will certainly set the mood for Halloween! Tours are offered every twenty minutes beginning at 7:00, with the last tour leaving at 8:40. Admission is $8.00 per adult, $6.00 per child (ages 6 – 12).
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8 p.m./National Acrobats and Circus of The Republic of China: ‘Peking Dreams‘/Ferguson Center for the Arts
Founded in 1953, the National Acrobats and Circus is one of the longest running and most distinguished circus troupes in China. They are especially acclaimed in China because of the unique acts in their program such as Grand Flying Trapeze, Group Contortion, Girls’ Balance With Bowls, cycling stunts and many other outstanding acrobatic acts. Great fun for the kids, great fun for the whole family!
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Norfolk

5:30 p.m. Friday Night Frights Hermitage Outdoor Film Series: “The Goonies”/Hermitage Museum & Gardens
Gates will open at 5:30 pm each evening and the film will begin at 7 pm. Guests may enjoy YNOT pizza, beer and wine, cornhole, and life-size jenga with the 96x team.
Admission is free for members, $7 for non-members

6 p.m.-9 p.m./ Masquerade in Ghent/Colley Avenue between Shirley and Brandon Avenues
Show off your Halloween costume at the annual Costume Contest Parade. Judges will award cash prizes for “Best In Show,” “Best Family or Group,” and “Best Adult.” Prize packets will be awarded to “Best Pet Costume,” “Best Young Adult” (male & female ages 13-18 years old), “Best Children’s Costume” (male & female 4-12 years old), and “Best Infant Costume”. There will be live music, activities for kids, refreshments and adult beverages. Masquerade in Ghent is free and open to the public. Ample parking can be found along the streets and parking lots. Don’t miss the frightfully, fun-tastic time at this year’s Masquerade in Ghent …and bring a friend because no one likes to scream alone!

Smithfield

8 p.m./Movies in the Park presents: “The Box Trolls”/Riverview Park
Bring the whole family out for movies under the stars. Grab your lawn chairs or blankets to watch family-friendly cinema. Popcorn will be served at this free event hosted by the Isle of Wight County Parks and Recreation Department. FREE

Suffolk

7:30p.m.-9 p.m./United States Air Force Heritage America Band, Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts
Join the USAF Heritage America Band – US Air Force Langley Winds for their “Treats of the Season,” a variety of their repertoire reflecting the season! This is a FREE concert but tickets are required and may be obtained by calling 757.923.2900

Virginia Beach

10 a.m.-11:30 a.m./ Preschool Monster Mash/Bow Creek Recreation Center
Have a fun time making a Halloween craft, enjoying hot apple cider, showing off your costume and dancing! Program cost is $6.

Saturday- Happy Halloween!

Trunk or Treats and safe trick or treat community events

Trick or Treat safety tips

Local city times and laws regarding trick or treating

Fall Fairs and Halloween events

Norfolk

8 p.m./”Enigma Variations“/Chrysler Hall
Zuill Bailey, a Virginia native and widely considered to be one of the best cellists in the world, takes the stage for the Virginia debut of Michael Daugherty’s Tales of Hemingway for Cello and Orchestra, Elgar’s Enigma Variations, and Ibert’s naval-inspired Ports of Call.
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Sunday

Virginia Beach

1 p.m.-4 p.m./Float-a-Rama/Great Neck Recreation Center
It’s a day of huge, fun floats that are so big the pool is devoted just to them! Enjoy Claw Daddy, Sky Totter, Space Mountain and many more!
Recreation center membership or day pass needed, but no additional cost

1 p.m.-5 p.m./ House of Blues and Brews/Virginia MOCA
You don’t want to miss MOCA’s annual outdoor fall fest, the House of Blues and Brews!  Who makes the best stew in town?  Ten local restaurants will compete for this honor.  Sample the stews and cast your vote while imbibing craft brews and swaying to the blues.   A silent auction will give you the opportunity to own some art works from favorite Boardwalk Art Show artists. Enjoy casual camaraderie at the House of Blues and Brews while listening to headlining act Anthony Rosano and The Conqueroos with opening act More Perfect Jones! This is a rain or shine event!
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Newport News

7 p.m./Mavis Staples and Joan Osborne: “Solid Soul”/Ferguson Center for the Arts
Grammy Award-winning legend Mavis Staples teams up with multi-platinum recording artist Joan Osborne on their highly anticipated national tour.
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