We've got your weekend all planned out!

Check out this compiled list of everything going on in Hampton Roads, Richmond, and Williamsburg this weekend, August 9–11! 

Hampton Roads

Beer, Bourbon, and BBQ | Hunt Club Farm, Virginia Beach | Saturday

Hunt Club Farm will be opening its doors to guests who like to spend time outdoors partying, tasting some great drinks, and grubbing on some fresh house-made BBQ! There will be over 60 beers and 40 bourbons for you to taste. Get your tickets while they're still on sale, here!


Courtesy of Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ

Shake the Norva | Norva, Norfolk | Saturday

This is a 21-and-over late-night event you're not gonna want to miss. The night will include art, games, music, and delicious food prepared by local chefs. Learn more here!


Courtesy of NORVA

Virginia Beach Grilled Cheese Festival | The Shack | Saturday–Sunday

The Shack is hosting their first-ever grilled cheese festival. Need we say more? Well, yes, because there will be plenty of indulgences, including axe-throwing, a giant grilled cheese-eating contest, a cheese fountain, live music, and much more. Tickets are $9.99-$54.99 each. To learn more, check out the event on Facebook!

Courtesy of Virginia Beach Grilled Cheese Festival

The Mystical Arts of Tibet | The American Theater | Sunday

The Tibetan monks of Drepung Loseling Monastery return to Hampton Roads to spread their talent and creative works through creating a sand painting. The event is free and open to the public. If you're interested, head on over to their website!

Sand Painting

Courtesy of Hampton Arts



Eerie Nights Ghost Tour | 17th Street Farmers Market | Friday–Sunday

Are you ready for some spooky fun? Scary ghosts and ghouls, dressed like the olden days, will guide you through the most haunted places in Richmond. Tickets are $14 each. Check it out here!


Courtesy of Visit Richmond

Richmond Jazz and Music Festival | Multiple Locations | Thursday–Sunday

The Richmond Jazz and Music Festival features more than 25 top-notch artists from all over. Get more information here!


Courtesy of Richmond Jazz Festival

William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night | SPARC | Friday-Saturday

Twelfth Night combines hilarity with gender-bending for a night of comedy, belly aches, and fabulous entertainment. The play follows Viola who disguises herself as a page boy for the Duke and then ends up in a love triangle. This work of genius covers topics like self-identity, gender conformity and equality, and troubled relationships. Tickets are $10 each. Learn more here!

Viola and Lover

Courtesy of Royal Shakespeare Company


Abby's Art | Bassett Hall | Saturday

Get ready for a peek into history! You will tour the Rockefellers' Bassett Hall and cottage, as well as get a chance to make your own folk art reminiscent of what you'll see throughout the homes. The event is included with admission to Colonial Williamsburg! 

Bassett Hall

Courtesy of Colonial Williamsburg

Virtual Gaming Date Night | New World VR | Friday

Have you wanted to step up your date night game (pun intended)? The New World VR is offering a discounted gaming night every Friday to couples who love to spend time together in a virtual reality interactive video game. They will be offering both seated and floor tickets that range from $20-$40 each. Find out more here!

Nerdy Poster

Courtesy of Visit Williamsburg

Summer Nights Featuring Freckled Sky | Busch Gardens | Friday–Sunday

See the America's Got Talent performers that blew the judges and audience away. Freckled Sky combines dance, lighting, projection, interactive solutions, and special effects for a show that will shock you into wanting more! If you want to know what to expect, check out this video on YouTube! Admission to the show is free with admission to the park. Find out more here!

Freckled Sky

Courtesy of YouTube

What are you doing this weekend? Do any of these events look fun to you? Tag a friend you want to take in the comments!