From a free wine tasting to Valentine-themed activities, there are plenty of things to do in Hampton Roads this February. 

Looking for some fun things to do? Because Hampton Roads has seven surrounding cities, there will always be an answer to that inevitable question! Here's a list of events for the month of February!

Virginia Beach

Snow Globe Gala: A Family Formal | Kempsville Rec Center | Friday, Feb. 1

Dress up in your finest and get ready for a family night of fun at the Kempsville Rec Center! This event is for ages 3 and up, and admission is only $10 per person! There will be snacks, a photo booth, and of course plenty of dancing! Register by January 28, 2019. Register online here!

Free Wine Tasting | Virginia Beach Winery | Saturday, Feb. 2

You can never go wrong with free wine, am I right? Head on down to the Virginia Beach Winery for a free wine tasting and a much-deserved break! Hint: This is a great girls day activity! For more information about the event, check it out here

For the Love of Pets Valentine's Day Workshop | Virginia Beach SPCA | Sunday, Feb. 10

Kids will make crafts, play games, cuddle with the animals, and give handmade Valentines to the SPCA's shelter residents. Who knows? You may just find your purr-fect pal! All proceeds go back to helping shelter animals at the VBSPCA -- admission is $20 per person. For more information on this event, check it out here.

Step Afrika | Sandler Center for Performing Arts | Sunday, Feb. 10

Come enjoy the cultural stylings of Step Afrika! Their performances integrate songs, storytelling, humor, and some audience participation. Tickets are between $25 and $65. Check out the event and purchase tickets here

Valentine's Murder Mystery Cocktail Party | DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel | Saturday, Feb. 9

Murder Mysteries are always fun for someone who enjoys solving clues. Lux Events is holding a Valentine-themed murder mystery cocktail party with a live musical performance, dancing, catered meal, and professional photos on the themed Valentine's Day backdrop. They will have a catered meal with some delicious dishes like fried mushrooms & cocktail franks. Tickets are $65 per person. Check out the event and where to purchase tickets here


Speed Dating With a Twist 757 | Greenbrier Wood on the Lake Clubhouse | Saturday, Feb. 2

Play a game of spicy bingo and possibly find someone that you connect with! Admission is free, and the event will be from 6:30 to 10:30 pm. For more information, click here

Nu' 757: The Poetry Slam | Indian River Public Library | Saturday, Feb. 16

Come and join fellow poetry fans as you enjoy some original content. Support your fellow writers for an evening of fun. Admission is free, and the event will be from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Find out more here


Visit The Chrysler Museum of Art | Ongoing

The Chrysler Museum of Art houses some of the most unique art pieces and features some amazing classes, demonstrations, and exhibits. Check out this list of upcoming exhibits for the month of February. Admission is free except for special events. 

Make Some Pottery | Color Me Mine Studio | Ongoing 

Starting at just $25, you can have some great fun with the girls or a delightful family night out making some adorable pottery designs! Every Wednesday and Thursday they offer special discounts. Check out the website for Norfolk here and Virginia Beach here!

Valentine's Day Dinner | Stripers | Thursday, Feb. 14

Stripers restaurant in Norfolk, is having Valentine's Day dinner for you and your significant other. You will dine with a mimosa, soup, salad, and an entree of your choice. Tickets will be $85 per couple or $50 per person! Check out the event and purchase your tickets here


International Food Festival | Big Bethel Road | Saturday, Feb. 23

Empowered to Change is holding their 4th annual International Food Festival where you can enjoy delicious food and live entertainment with a culturally diverse atmosphere. Try foods from Switzerland, Thailand, Ukraine, and India. You can find this event at 1033 Big Bethel Road Hampton, VA 23666. For more information, check out the event here

What events did we miss on our list? Tell us in the comments, and we'll add them!

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