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May Festivals at Virginia Beach

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As we move into the month of May, we are entering the prime vacation season at Virginia Beach, which includes a diverse array of festivals. Here are two coming up to put on your calendar.

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Cinco by the Sea

People of Mexican heritage are a cherished part of the American melting pot, and the fabulous entertainment and food of this culture can be savored on May 6 at Cinco by the Sea. The sounds of mariachi and Latin music and the spicy flavors of the cuisine will give festivalgoers an enjoyable experience. Hours are from noon to 10 p.m., and the location is King Neptune’s Park at the 31st Street Stage.

Chic’s Beach Festival

Another option for something fun to do on May 6 is to attend Chic’s Beach Festival. Aside from listening to bands, you can shop at the Under the Oaks Market and chow down on healthy and not-so-healthy food. Hours are from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m., a…

Atlantic Coast Kite Festival

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One of the most fun galas of spring is coming up on May 6 – the 12th Annual Atlantic Coast Kite Festival.

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Whether you are a flier or a spectator, you can expect to have a grand time at this event that appeals to all ages. Awards will be presented for the most unusual, biggest and funniest kite, along with the youngest and oldest flyer. In addition, American Kite Association members will perform kite routines set to music.

Are you a novice at kite flying? No problem. “Each day “flight training” will be offered, where experienced flyers will teach all the fundamentals to newbies.

Admission to the festival is free, and no fees are charged for entering the contests. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and the location is the waterfront at 17th Street.

Stay With Us

Spring is beautiful in our area, and the temperatures are getting milder, making it the perfect time for cam…

SonRise Music Festival

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On April 28 to 30, the sound of alternative music will fill the air at the SonRise Music Festival.

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Top Christian artists, such as four-time Grammy nominee Mathew West, will sing inspirational songs; and other talented musicians will offer hip-hop and indie tunes. The event also includes a special guest speaker -- Harlem Globetrotter Seth Franco. Reality Church of Virginia Beach will be conducting a non-denominational service, complete with full band, at the beach on Sunday, April 30 at 10 a.m.

You’ll find this family-friendly gala in the Cox Cultural Pavilion at 24th Street on the oceanfront. Admission is free, but the donation of a non-perishable food item for the homeless is encouraged.

Jewelry Show

The Treasures of the Earth Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show will be held on April 21 to 23 at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. Attendees can view Virginia rocks and mine…

Spring Break at Virginia Beach KOA

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After being cooped indoors all winter, people long to recreate in the outdoors when the weather warms.

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Everyone looks forward to spring vacation, as it is a wonderful opportunity for fun, frolic and unleashing pent-up energy. We invite you to stay at our park for your Spring Break/Easter getaway. The weekend of April 14 to 16 will be filled with activities such as an Easter egg hunt, bunny races, egg dying, a scavenger hunt and much more.

Aside from our planned activities, we always offer volleyball, basketball, horseshoes, tetherball, cornhole, a jumping pillow, giant chess and playgrounds. Come enjoy some quality family time and make lasting memories. Please see our hot deals.

Iggles

An eatery called Iggles is known as the place to go when you have a hankering for Philly Cheese Steak. Once you try one, you’ll agree that those from this restaurant are simply the best in the who…