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Best time to visit Virginia Beach, VA

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Virginia Beach, VA

5 THINGS TO DO IN VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (AUGUST 25 - SEPTEMBER 03)

FunkFest Festival

FunkFest Festival

August 26–27, 2022 • event

The greatest party of the year at Virginia's oceanfront

Virginia Beach Labor Day Weekend

Virginia Beach Labor Day Weekend

September 1–5, 2022 • event

Beach getaway with lots of live music, delicious food, and entertainment

Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab

Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab

April–December • food

The most famous seafood of the Northeast

Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds

mid-April–October • nature

Ruby-throated and rufous hummingbirds can often be spotted in Virginia

Dolphin Watching in Virginia Beach

Dolphin Watching in Virginia Beach

late May–early September • nature

A playful pair or the whole pod of dolphins—a happy encounter is guaranteed

15 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

NAS Oceana Air Show

NAS Oceana Air Show

out of rangeSeptember 17–18, 2022 • event

One of the best air shows in the United States

Coastal Virginia Auto Show

Coastal Virginia Auto Show

out of rangeNovember 18–20, 2022 • event

The largest car show in the Mid-Atlantic region

Christmas Lights across Virginia

Christmas Lights across Virginia

out of rangeearly November–early January • event

Shimmering lights on the water, in parks, and in the tunnel

Virginia Beach Patriotic Festival

Virginia Beach Patriotic Festival

out of rangeMay 27–29, 2022 • event

Virginia Beach kicks off the summer season and salutes the troops

Virginia Beach Tattoo Festival

Virginia Beach Tattoo Festival

canceledAugust 12–14, 2022 • event

A good chance to get a tattoo from a well-known artist

Christmas Lights at Norfolk Botanical Garden

Christmas Lights at Norfolk Botanical Garden

unconfirmedmid-November 2022–early January 2023 • event

Norfolk Botanical Gardens Christmas lights display is one of the most impressive light shows on the East Coast

Neptune Festival Grand Parade

Neptune Festival Grand Parade

out of rangeOctober 1, 2022 • event

One of the most popular events on the East Coast

Neptune Spring Wine + Food Festival

Neptune Spring Wine + Food Festival

out of rangeMay 14, 2022 • event

A kick-off party for the beach season in Virginia

Whale Watching in Virginia Beach

Whale Watching in Virginia Beach

out of rangeDecember–March • nature

The favorite winter entertainment for nature lovers

Cherry Blossom

Cherry Blossom

out of rangelate March–early April • nature

Enjoy Virginia's breathtaking landscapes painted with cheerful pink and white blooms

Virginia Beach Restaurant Week

Virginia Beach Restaurant Week

out of rangeJanuary 16–22, 2023 • event

A premiere annual dining event in Virginia

Christmas Markets

Christmas Markets

out of rangelate November–mid-December • event

Best seasonal foods, fine arts, and jewelry at Virginia's holiday fairs

BayPort Credit Union Holiday Lights at the Beach

BayPort Credit Union Holiday Lights at the Beach

unconfirmedmid-November 2022–early January 2023 • event

Enjoy a Christmassy ride along Virginia Beach Boardwalk against the moonlit Atlantic

4th of July Events & Fireworks in Virginia Beach

4th of July Events & Fireworks in Virginia Beach

out of rangeJuly 4 • event

Check out free family-friendly celebrations on the beach and inland of the Resort City, as well as out of it

New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve

out of rangeDecember 31 • event

Say goodbye to the year that ends and ring in the New Year at the vibrant Virginia Beach

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