Your Car Show-Crazy Hampton Roads Weekend

Auto lovers, you’re in luck! We have two amazing car shows on both sides of the HRBT: the Hampton Roads International Car Show in Virginia Beach at the Convention Center and the Virginia Hot Rod and Custom Car Show at the Hampton Roads Convention Center in Hampton.

If you’re not into cars, don’t worry! There are still a ton of great things to do around Hampton Roads.

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All Weekend

Hampton

Friday-Sunday/36th Annual Virginia Duels Wrestling Tournament/Hampton Coliseum
The team advancement concept started in Hampton, Virginia with the Virginia Duels in 1981 and is now used by Virginia and many other states to determine the best high school team in the state.  The Virginia Duels Wrestling Tournament is the largest college and high school tournament in the world.
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Saturday-Sunday/Virginia Hot Rod & Custom Car Show/Hampton Roads Convention Center
Hampton’s biggest Classic Car Show with entertainment that the whole family will enjoy.
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Norfolk

Friday-Saturday/The Governor’s School for the Art Orchestra Concert/TCC Roper Performing Arts Center
Music of Adams, Muczynski, and Brahms. GSA Visual Arts and Orchestra with Olti Myrtaj, piano. All seats general admission.
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Friday-Saturday/Norfolk Admirals Hockey/Scope Arena
See the Admirals take on the Cincinnati Cyclones
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Saturday-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. C&E strives to provide their patrons with the best available selection of firearms, ammo, knives and related merchandise.
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Ongoing/“The Women”/Little Theater of Norfolk
In this lighter comedy, Mary Haines is a wealthy and happily married socialite. That is, until she discovers her husband is having an affair. Mary takes her mother’s  advice and ignores the infidelity, hoping it will blow over; but her friend (and poisonous gossip) Sylvia Fowler, turns it into a front-page scandal.
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Ongoing/“Five Guys Named Moe”/Generic Theater
Ain’t nobody here but us chickens!  Nomax, lovelorn and broke, is visited by five guys with a common moniker and a shared enthusiasm for the music of Louis Jordan to lift his spirits in this rollicking revue of harmony and happiness.
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Virginia Beach

Friday-Sunday/Hampton Roads International Auto Show/Virginia Beach Convention Center
The largest new vehicle show in Virginia, put on by HRADA to educate the public about everything that’s new and exciting in the world of automotive. The show occupies every inch of VBCC floor space and outside displays to accommodate all the factories inventories.
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Friday

Hampton

8 p.m./Mock-U-Cinema: Plan 9 from Outer Space/American Theater
We asked a group of hilarious improv masters to riff on one of the most terribly fantastic B-movies of all time, as it’s screened. Yes, our talented and snarky friends at Push Comedy Theater will provide the running commentary during the screening of this Ed Wood classic and will even get you involved.
$8

Norfolk

All Day/Friday Fido Fun Days/Norfolk Botanical Garden
Explore 12 miles of paved pathways with your canine companion.
Garden Members: $5 per “Fido”, Not-Yet-Members $11 per person

Virginia Beach

–POSTPONED–8 p.m./Jackson Browne/Sandler Center
Jackson Browne has written and performed some of the most literate and moving songs in popular music and has defined a genre of songwriting charged with honesty, emotion and personal politics.
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Saturday

Hampton

11 a.m.-2 p.m./2nd Saturday Family Event: Virginia Indians, Then & Now/Hampton History Museum
Through fun hands-on activities, creative presentations and historical displays, families can learn more about the past and present lives of Virginia Native Americans. Make wampum, meet members of the Pamunkey Indian Pottery Guild and learn about their tribe’s history and life today.

Newport News

8 p.m./Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Ferguson Center
“Roof Raising Performances” and “Great Style and Panache” are just a few of the many rave review headlines describing recent Royal Philharmonic Orchestra performances.
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Norfolk

6:30 p.m./Ell-oh-Ell/The NorVa
Ell-oh-Ell with special guests Domestic, Covalent, Twisted Branches & Hostile Within
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Portsmouth

2 p.m.-3 p.m./Ranger Walk with Organic Hot Chocolate/Paradise Creek Nature Park
oin our Education Ranger for a behind the scenes tour of the park in winter with hot chocolate in your hand.  Learn insider facts, bring your binoculars to spy on winter wildlife and have your nature questions answered by our ranger.  Suitable for adults and children.
FREE, but click here to register

Virginia Beach

7:50 p.m./Big Screen Saturday: Indiana Jones and Raiders of the Lost Ark/Virginia Aquarium
Renowned archeologist and expert in the occult, Dr. Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. Government to find the Ark of the Covenant.
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8 p.m./Joe Bonamassa/Sandler Center
Bonamassa promises an incredibly special acoustic evening of extraordinary music and new arrangements of favorite songs.
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Sunday

Virginia Beach

11 a.m.-4 p.m./Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation Open House/Various Locations
For one day only, new and expired members can purchase an annual adult or senior resident membership for just $60*! In addition to free access to all Virginia Beach Recreation Centers, we’re offering exciting activities for all ages.
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