Your Car Show, Ribtoberfest, Pet Expo Hampton Roads Weekend

Well it certainly hasn’t been the driest this week. But our friends in the WAVY Weather Center say that things are looking clear for this weekend.

If you are looking to get your furry friends out of the house, there’s a FREE pet expo in Virginia Beach.

Also there are still some great outdoor events left before Fall, including a Brew N’ Que on the Eastern Shore and Ribtoberfest in Norfolk.

See anything we missed? We want to know about it! Send us an email: info@hrscene.com or submit your events to our calendar by clicking here.

 

All Weekend

Cape Charles

Friday – Saturday | Brew ‘N’ Que | Sunset Beach RV & Resort
The two-day event will feature some of the best barbecue in the nation, a fine selection of craft beer with unlimited tastings, live music, kids’ entertainment and more.
Click here for ticket information

Hampton

Saturday & Sunday | Southern Fried Festival VA Car Show | Fort Monroe
Third Annual Southern Fried Festival and Car Show featuring the area’s most premiere Classics, Customs, Hot Rods, Vintage and Restored Classics.
FREE

Newport News

Saturday & Sunday | Revolutionary War Re-enactment | Endview Plantation
Living history programs depict events of 1781 and the Siege of Yorktown, including a battle at dusk on the evening of Saturday September 24. Also guided tours, military and civilian demonstrations, lectures, and access to Endview’s historic house museum and nature trail round out the weekend’s activities.
$9 on Saturday, $8 on Sunday

North Carolina

Friday – Sunday | Bluegrass Island Festival | Roanoke Island Festival Park
Come enjoy mountain music by the sea. Scheduled to appear includes; Soggy Bottom Boys, Tony Rice Tribute, Rhonda Vincent, Steep Canyon Rangers, Doyle Lawson and many more.
Click here ticket information

Virginia Beach

Saturday & Sunday | Virginia Beach Pet Expo | Virginia Beach Convention Center
The Virginia Beach Amazing Pet Expo is the ultimate pet event! Check out tons of pet-friendly exhibitors, rescues and live demos.
FREE

Williamsburg

Friday-Sunday | William & Mary Theatre presents The Laramie Project | Phi Beta Kappa Memorial Hall
The Laramie Project combines hundreds of interviews into a gripping docudrama during which audience members will meet over 70 characters based on these interviews of the tragic murder of Matthew Sheppard.
Click here for ticket information

Friday

Newport News

8 p.m. | Russian Fireworks! | Ferguson Center for the Arts
JoAnn Falletta brings music from the magical worlds of Russian opera and ballet. The revelry starts with the Polovtsian Dances from the opera Prince Igor, one of the most well-known and celebrated melodies in classical music.
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Norfolk

5 p.m. | “Bringing Brooklyn to Norfolk” | Gallery 21
Gallery 21 will host its fall exhibit “Bringing Brooklyn to Norfolk”. The exhibit features 24 artists from Brooklyn, New York in a variety of mediums.
FREE

8 p.m. | Men for Hope Comedy Show featuring Gary Owen | Chrysler Hall
Gary Owen has been entertaining America for more than a decade with his side-splitting comedy. Having performed to sold-out audiences in all the major comedy clubs and theaters across the country.
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North Carolina

5 p.m. | Southgate Mall Carnival | Southgate Mall
Enjoy midway fun with favorite fair food, games and rides for all ages presented by Dreamland Amusements.
FREE

Virginia Beach

7 p.m. | KIDZ BOP “Life of the Party | Sandler Center
The best-selling children’s music brand is taking its 15th birthday celebration on the road. Fans will enjoy the ultimate popstar party experience at this family-friendly live concert.
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Saturday

Chesapeake

8 a.m. | Chesapeake Virginia Dog Fanciers AKC All Breed Dog Show | Chesapeake City Park
This AKC event gives dogs and their owners the ability to have fun and show off their training, team work, and breeding. It features judging of breeds according to their written standards by AKC judges to the Best In Show each day.
FREE

11 a.m. | Space Walk | Chesapeake Central Library
Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast will be presenting activities and crafts to help you learn how to launch into space and become an astronaut. Open to all ages.
FREE

Hampton

8 a.m. | Hampton Bike Walk | Hampton Carousel Park
Celebrate cycling, running and walking in honor of the City’s first bicycle and pedestrian plan! The event will include group rides and runs for all skill levels, a Hampton history walk, and prizes. There will be a closed kid’s course and Hampton’s bicycle police to practice safety skills.
FREE

8 p.m. | Up, Up & Away: A Musical Fable | The American Theater
We invite you to journey “Up, Up and Away” with Marilyn McCoo, Billy Davis, Jr. and their supporting cast, The Next Dimension for a musical celebration of their own iconic music, which includes a loving tribute to The Beatles.
Click here for ticket information

Newport News

9 a.m. | Militaria/Military Vehicle Show & Benefit Auction | Virginia War Museum
Vendors will be onsite selling military collectibles, antique firearms, military art and more. All proceeds benefit the Virginia War Museum Foundation and its ongoing support of the Virginia War Museum, Lee Hall Mansion, and Endview Plantation.
FREE

Norfolk

11 a.m. | International Red Panda Day | Virginia Zoo
Join the Virginia Zoo as they celebrate Red Pandas with keeper chats, story time, fun activities, and discovery stations.
FREE with admission

12 p.m. | 4th Annual Ribtoberfest & Southern Foodways | Town Point Park
RibtoberFest brings together a humble batch of southern-flare dishes and cool craft brews, with a live blues band to boot.
FREE

8 p.m. | Russian Fireworks! | Chrysler Hall
JoAnn Falletta brings music from the magical worlds of Russian opera and ballet. The revelry starts with the Polovtsian Dances from the opera Prince Igor, one of the most well-known and celebrated melodies in classical music.
Click here for ticket information

Portsmouth

10 a.m. | 69th Annual Fish Bowl Parade | Historic Olde Towne Portsmouth
Produced by Arabia Temple No. 12. For entry or additional information, call Clayton Reid at (757) 761-4455. Parade Route: Begins at I.C. Norcom and proceeds downtown High Street to High Street Landing.
FREE

2 p.m. | Ranger Nature Station | Paradise Creek Nature Park
Stop by the Paradise Creek Nature Park’s Ranger station located at our brand new Dominion Wetland Learning Lab. We’ll be catching fish, crab and shrimp in the wetland, spying on birds with binoculars, identifying flowering plants and trees, and catching insects.
FREE

Suffolk

9 a.m. | AuthorsView 2016 | Slover Library
This event will be the annual Author’s Conference you have been waiting for. There will be an early-bird breakfast, break-out sessions throughout the day, all leading up to an awards banquet and writer’s block release party.
FREE

1 p.m. | Intro into the World of Beekeeping – Part 1 | North Suffolk Library
The Nansemond Beekeepers Association will lead us in a four-part series on beekeeping at the North Suffolk Library. Saturday, September 24: Why bees are in trouble and why they are important. Planting for honey bees.
FREE

2 p.m. | Pokemon Go Adventure | Morgan Memorial Library
Wanna be the very best? Like no one ever was? Bring your device and join the Suffolk Public Library for a safe walking adventure so you can catch them all.
FREE

Virginia Beach

10 a.m. | Butterfly Society of Virginia Fall Plant Sale | Hampton Roads Agricultural & Research Center
The Butterfly Society of Virginia will host their Fall Plant Sale featuring hard to find host plants, shrubs, and trees as well as nectar plants for butterflies.
FREE

1 p.m. | Gordon Biersch Arts & Drafts: Oktoberfest | Sandler Center
The 5th Annual Gordon Biersch Arts & Drafts: Oktoberfest Beer Event will feature a multitude of Oktoberfest styled beers, live music, good eats from Gordon Biersch, games, local art displays and more.
FREE tasting tickets available at the door

5 p.m. | Free Community Family Fun and Music Event | Courthouse Community United Methodist Church
There will be BBQ and fixins’, cornhole, children’s games, face painting and more. Come be inspired by music and messages from our church musicians and mission team members.
FREE

Sunday

Norfolk

10 a.m. | Summer Yoga at the Plot | The Plot in the NEON District
Local yoga teachers lead a series of free and fun pop up yoga classes open to all levels of experience. Bring your friends, get outside, and experience the NEON. Please arrive a little early and bring your own yoga mat.
FREE

11 a.m. | Riverview Village Days Farmer’s Market | Lafayette Park
Welcome fall by spending an afternoon in Norfolk’s beautiful Lafayette Park shopping the 70-plus artisan, crafters, antique dealers, plant enthusiasts and more.
FREE

2 p.m. | Coffee & Conversation | Norfolk Waterside Marriott
Benjamin Crump, the national civil rights attorney who represented the families of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown and Tamir Rice, will lead an open conversation where members from all sides of the community will discuss ways to bridge the divide between citizens and law enforcement.
FREE

7 p.m. | Men for Hope Concert featuring Eddie Levert & The Whispers | Chrysler Hall
Eddie Levert is one of the founders and lead singers of the legendary R&B group, The O’Jays. The Whispers are one of R&B music’s most beloved and consistently popular vocal groups.
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Virginia Beach

2 p.m. | Team Hope Walk | Mount Trashmore
Walk with Virginia Beach Team Hope as they support the mission of HDSA to improve the lives of everyone with Huntington’s disease.
FREE

2:30 p.m. | Russian Fireworks! | Sandler Center
JoAnn Falletta brings music from the magical worlds of Russian opera and ballet. The revelry starts with the Polovtsian Dances from the opera Prince Igor, one of the most well-known and celebrated melodies in classical music.
Click here for ticket information

3 p.m. | Farm to Fork 2016 | Hampton Roads Agriculture Research & Education Center
Taste dishes created by local chefs highlighting fresh, local ingredients. Enjoy local wine and craft beer, local food vendors, music, kids activities and a live farm animal display. Bring a blanket or chairs and stretch out on the lawn.
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