Enjoy reading about the Virginia Beach area in our Vacation Blog.

  • Hit the Trails This Spring
    Virginia Beach is a “site” to see with its gorgeous coastlines and other waterways, natural beauty, and stunning sunrises and sunsets. Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate all of the marvelous recreational areas in the region, where activities such as biking, hiking and kayaking are widespread. For scenic views, fresh air and great exercise head to one […]
  • Dine Al Fresco in This Coastal Town
    The culinary scene in Virginia Beach is top-notch, particularly the coastal cuisine—from fresh oysters and fish to crabcakes and She-Crab soup made from local blue crabs. With the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean at its doorstep, Virginia Beach has made a name for itself in the foodie world. Exceptional food, however, does not require […]
  • Spring Events to Have on Your Radar
    Throughout the year, Virginia Beach entertains locals and visitors with an impressive events calendar packed with music concerts, large festivals, art shows, farmers markets and much more. The Virginia Beach Oceanfront always has fun activities going on, and the weekends are especially busy. Something in the Water (April 28-30) and the Beach It Festival (June […]
  • Top Five Reasons to Visit Virginia Beach
    The temperatures are warming and spring is peeking around the corner. Now is a perfect time to plan a trip to Virginia Beach, a fabulous coastal destination that celebrates nature, diversity, history, culture, arts and much more. From magnificent beaches and parks to fun festivals and spectacular dining, the city has something of interest for […]
  • Virginia Beach is a Breath of Fresh Air
    Get Outside and Enjoy the Beautiful Weather Autumn in Virginia Beach means gorgeous weather that will make you never want to go inside. I’m talking warm (but not hot) days and cool, breezy afternoons and nights. It’s the perfect recipe for a relaxing day at the beach or a walk in one of our beautiful […]
  • Get Artsy in Virginia Beach
    Your Guide to Experiencing All the Art That the City Has to Offer One thing that makes Virginia Beach so exuberant is the art that the city features throughout. From galleries and museums to communities and events, there is always art to experience, whether it be as a viewer or an artist yourself. The ViBe […]
  • Celebrate National Seafood Month in Virginia Beach
    By Kelsey Thomas October is National Seafood Month In Virginia Beach, you can always expect fresh, local seafood. With water sources including the Chesapeake Bay, Atlantic Ocean and Lynnhaven Inlet, amongst others, locally caught eats from the sea has never tasted so good. We are excited to be celebrating National Seafood Month this October, as […]
  • 2023 Fall Events in Virginia Beach
    Fall events in Virginia Beach are always a great time because the weather is always promising and there’s a vibrant spirit in the air. Be sure to mark your calendars for these upcoming events! *Note any of these events may be subject to change* Sept. 24-Oct. 31: Hunt Club Farm Fall Harvest Festival Experience the […]
  • Virginia Beach is Dog-Friendly
    Here in Virginia Beach, we know that your four-legged furry friend is a true family member, which means on vacation they should be treated like one! When it comes to places you can bring your dog with you, there is an endless variety of options, from outdoor and adventure options to dining and social settings. […]
  • Dine Al Fresco with a View
    There are so many delicious local eateries throughout the city of the Virginia Beach, many of which offer outdoor dining, which is perfect for the months of September and October because the weather is just right – not too hot and not too cold. And in addition to sitting outside, there are also many places […]
  • Explore Away From the Shore
    There are so many things to do in Virginia Beach other than going to the beach, like perusing shops and restaurants in Town Center, taking advantage of our famous Shore Drive or visiting many local farms and markets in Pungo. Town Center is always a fun place to go shopping, as it full of both […]
  • Sink Your Toes Into Our Wide-Open Beaches
    Fall Is The Perfect Time to Visit Virginia Beach Don’t kiss summer goodbye just yet – Virginia Beach is exactly where you want to be this fall. The weather is like no other – warn sunny days followed by crisp, cool evenings and the chance of rain is always exceptionally low. It’s the perfect recipe […]
  • Virginia Beach’s Wide-Open Beaches
    Plus 4 Tips on How to Have Safe Fun in the Sun   It is officially beach season, which means that there is a ton of fun in the sun to be had in Virginia Beach. With plenty of beach atmosphere options, you’re bound to find the perfect place to nestle your toes in the […]
  • Catch a Freebee in Virginia Beach
    The New Complimentary Ride Service in the Resort Area   Freebee will be changing the way that people move in Virginia Beach. This free ride service will provide on-demand, door-to-door transportation in eco-friendly vehicles all summer long. Get picked up in a 100% electric Model X Tesla and get dropped off anywhere within the geofenced […]
  • Sustainable Seafood in Virginia Beach & Virginia Aquarium’s Sensible Seafood Program
    Virginia is huge in the seafood industry, as it houses a variety of species including shellfish, crabs and finfish and the waters of Virginia Beach are no different. Flounder being one of the most popular local fish, the waters also include oysters, clams, scallops, crabs, trout, striped bass and so much more. The majority of […]
  • Take a Sip in Virginia Beach
    Virginia Beach has become an elite beer scene with over 13 breweries living in the city. Carrying everything from lagers and ales to sours and IPAs, you’re sure to find a brew for you. Most breweries even carry their own seltzers now as the popular fizzy beverage has been a hit drink the past few […]
  • Dining Al Fresco
    Nothing compliments a great local craft beer like dining al fresco. Virginia Beach is home to countless restaurants with outdoor dining, many with a gorgeous water view or live music ready to entertain guests. Rudee’s Restaurant and Cabana Bar is an oasis for outdoor diners, as this bustling waterside eatery offers stellar views, an exciting […]
  • Make a Splash
    Endless Water Activities in Virginia Beach The wide open beaches of Virginia Beach are irresistible and will inspire anyone to take a dip. Whether you’re an angler, a wave rider or a floater, you’ll never run out of things to do in the water.   Catch a fish out on the open waters, as there […]
  • “You-Pick” Activities in Virginia Beach
    Summertime isn’t the only thing that is sweet in Virginia Beach. The various fruits that are in season, like strawberries and peaches, are absolutely delicious and can be picked by you and your family. The following farms and markets are must-pick places! Cullipher Farm Market 772 Princess Anne Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23456 This popular […]
  • Local Attractions and Activities
    Things to See and Do in Virginia Beach  You will never run out of things to do when visiting the wondrous city of Virginia Beach. Whether you’re looking for a full day excursion, a quick photo-op or something new to learn, Virginia Beach lets you do it all. Below are just a few of many […]
  • The City That Never Stops Improving
    New programs have made their way to Virginia Beach The BlockbyBlock Ambassadors Program You’ve probably seen the people in bright yellow stationed in various spots in the resort area of the Oceanfront. These are the BlockbyBlock Ambassadors, whose services include litter collection and cleaning, guest hospitality and resource efforts, patrol shifts and homeless outreach. Ambassadors […]
  • Upcoming Virginia Beach Events in 2022
    2022 Spring and Summer Events Whether you’d say you have an active family, a food-loving family, a car-loving family or all of the above, Virginia Beach’s calendar is loaded with a variety of events for all ages and interests. Below are our top picks of upcoming events that are planned for Virginia Beach in the […]
  • The VB Dining Scene
    Family Friendly Eateries in Virginia Beach If there’s one thing to note about Virginia Beach, it’s the incredible dining scene. There is truly something for everyone, whether you’re looking for locally sourced seafood, a hip pizza joint, a good ole-fashioned American burger or a farm fresh breakfast. Virginia Beach has got it all. Get your […]
  • Accommodations for All Families
    You are sure to find somewhere to lodge that includes amenities and perks that are perfect for families. While many are pet friendly (because yes, pets are family, too!), almost all Virginia Beach hotels include swimming pools, hot tubs and 24-hour gyms. In addition to great feature, an important to thing to consider is location. […]
  • Family Fun in Virginia Beach
    Virginia Beach is home to an endless number of activities – both indoor and outdoor – for any type of family. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing excursion or a full-blown adventure, any age is sure to be delighted in this vibrant city. Listed below are some of the most popular attractions and activities for […]
  • Get Some Fresh Air in Virginia Beach
    By Kelsey Thomas You’ll Never Want to Go Indoors As we get deeper into the fall, we can’t help but admire the gorgeous October weather of Virginia Beach. The warm, refreshing daytime is followed by crisp, cool evenings and the fresh air makes you never want to go inside. The NOAA reports that only 5 […]
  • Local Fall Brews That Are Too Good to Pass Up
    By Kelsey Thomas 7 Virginia Beach Brews to Try This Fall Virginia Beach is home to 13 local breweries, all of which release seasonal beers and hold different events throughout the year. While each brewery has an abundant selection of ales, sours, stouts and lagers, we’ve handpicked 7 fall beers that you absolutely must try […]
  • Virginia Beach’s Spice-tacular October Events in 2021
    By Kelsey Thomas Don’t Miss the MOCA Boardwalk Art Show It’s no surprise that Sunshine Magazine has ranked the Boardwalk Art Show as a top 15 Fine Art Show of the Decade. This 65-year tradition is a 3-day festival and one of the only accredited museum-produced outdoor art shows. Nearly 200 artists from around the […]
  • Virginia Beach Fall Beer Trail
    8 Breweries You Must Try in Virginia Beach It is with no doubt that Virginia Beach is highly reputable for its elite beer scene. With over 12 breweries native to the city and the popularity of local drinking continuing to rise, Virginia Beach is just the place to come visit this fall. Every season, the […]
  • Stay Fresh in Virginia Beach
    Image by Hunt Club Farm The Freshest of the Fresh Fall Harvesting, Fishing & Farm-to-Table Eats Are you looking for fresh seasonal produce? Virginia Beach houses many different farms that allow visitors to pick their own produce or shop for local organic goods. Some of the delicious fall harvests you can expect to find this […]
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