Events List

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List of Events

Free. Fun. Saturday!   View Event

  • Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Francis Land House
  • Location:  Francis Land House, 3131 Virginia Beach Blvd.
  • Description:  Explore the fall garden at this monthly program featuring house tours all day, kid crafts and a special story time for our youngest visitors. This program is free and open to the public.

Homeschool History Day   View Event

  • Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Calendar:   Lynnhaven House
  • Location:  Lynnhaven House, Colonial Education Center, 4409 Wishart Road
  • Description:  Historic fun will be had by all who attend the fall installment of Homeschool History Day! This program provides educational programming and activities focused on women's history for elementary school students.Purchase tickets here.

Veterans Day   View Event

  • Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Union Kempsville Museum
  • Location:  Union Kempsville High School Museum, 5100 Cleveland Street
  • Description:  N/A

Fall Foodways   View Event

  • Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 11:00am - 3:00pm
  • Calendar:   Thoroughgood House
  • Location:  Thoroughgood House, 1636 Parish Road
  • Description:  Historian and educator Rebecca Suerdieck will show guests how to cook over an open fire using colonial cooking tools. Rebecca portrays Marye Bucke, a 17th century woman living in early Virginia. Watch the several steps involved in making cheese over an open hearth, and learn more about early cooking techniques in the area. To learn more visit her website: tours of the Thoroughgood House will be free on November 16, and run hourly with the first tour at 10:30 AM and the last tour beginning at 3:30 PM. Explore the Thoroughgood House Education Center to learn about cooking techniques of the Virginia Indians. Make your own pinch pot and cordage to take home!

Fall Craft Night   View Event

  • Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Calendar:   Lynnhaven House
  • Location:  Join the Virginia Beach History Museums for a new Fall Craft Night Series! The third Thursday of the month, September through December, will feature a new craft.November's workshop includes all materials to make a fresh centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table. Attendees will receive step-by-step instruction to layer fresh greens and flowers and make their own unique masterpiece. Advance registration required. Purchase tickets here.
  • Description:  N/A


  • Thursday, November 28, 2019 (all day)
  • Calendar:   Francis Land House
  • Location:  Virginia Beach History Museums
  • Description:  All Virginia Beach History Museums will be closed to the public on Thursday, November 28, 2019 for the Thanksgiving holiday