The holiday spirit is descending on Virginia Beach.
The weather might be getting cooler, but cheer and fun can be found at every turn. This month we’re celebrating the start of the holiday season, the bounty of the harvest, one of the world’s most versatile and decadent sweet treats, and more! If you’re looking for some exciting, unique ways to experience Virginia Beach, look no further.
Thanksgiving Dinner with all the Trimmings
Are you ready for Thanksgiving? Celebrate the season and shop locally for of your Thanksgiving dinner trimmings at the Virginia Beach Farmers Market on Damn Neck Road. Saturday, November 18 – the Saturday before Thanksgiving- from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. the farmers market will be hosting a special holiday event. Come peruse locally grown produce and enjoy the bounty the wonderful farms of Virginia Beach. You can even get a jumpstart on your seasonal shopping at the special holiday craft show and market place. It’ll be a party so, stop by and enjoy the beautiful fall weather, live music, food trucks, and more!
Virginia Beach Christmas Market
If you’re excited about Black Friday shopping, but not excited about long lines or chaos, the Virginia Beach Christmas Market is for you! Check out the market at the Virginia Beach Convention Center from November 24 until the 26. Soak up the holiday spirit while perusing unique crafts and goods of all kinds ranging from fine art to pottery, jewelry, stained glass, and so much more. Whether you’re looking for the perfect holiday gift or something for yourself, with more than 250 artisans from around the country each with their own unique style, you can be sure to find the perfect thing no matter who’s on your list. If holiday treats are more your style, 25 specialty food vendors will be offering gift-packaged gourmet goodies of all kinds. Admission for Adults is $8 per person and $2 for children ages 6-12 and free for all children under the age of 6.
Planes, Trains, and Santa
Calling all model train lovers! The Military Aviation Museum is hosting its 9th annual Model Train Show November 24 through November 26. Model layouts will be on display with instillations provided by clubs and organizations from throughout the Tidewater area. It’s sure to be a weekend of thrills! Keep an eye out for Santa Claus, we will fly in on his very own plane for a meet and greet each day at 11 a.m. Everyone will have the chance to spread some holiday cheer. The U.S. Marine Corps Reserve will be in attendance accepting donations for the Toys for Tots drive all weekend long.
Come visit us at VSA and enjoy your November in Virginia Beach!