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We hope you enjoy our weekly guide to live music, activities, events, dining, deals and more in Hampton Roads!  Find out what's happening in Chesapeake, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Newport News, Williamsburg and Hampton.

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Concerts & Live Music

Doc Perkins at Big Ugly Brewing July 10 at 6:30pm.  Free.  Chesapeake

Steve Forss at Maker’s Craft Brewery July 11 at 6pm.  Free.  Norfolk

Runnin’ Shine at Eagle’s Nest Rockin’ Country Bar July 10 at 9pm.  Free.  Chesapeake 

Amy Kaus at Maker’s Craft Brewery July 10 at 6pm.  Free.  Norfolk  

Boogie Nights: 70s & 80s Dance Party featuring The Right On Band and The Deloreans at Elevation 27 July 10 at 8pm.  $20.  Virginia Beach 

Anna Perkins at Gershwin’s July 10 at 7pm.  Free.  Norfolk 

Gig at Bubba’s 33 July 10 from 5-9pm.  Free.  Chesapeake 

The Jazz of Beckner & Bridge at Stellar Wine Co. July 10 at 8pm.  Free.  Portsmouth 

Kevin Brinson and Guest at Branches Tasting Room July 10 at 6:30pm.  Free.  Chesapeake 

Live Streaming of Lauren Daigle through Norfolk Scope July 11 at 7:30pm.  Free.  Norfolk

Everafter at Big Woody’s Bar & Grill - Great Bridge July 11 at 7pm.  Free.  Chesapeake

The Get Up Kids with special guests Audiostrobelight at Elevation 27 July 12 at 8pm.  $20-$29.  Virginia Beach

One Love Caribbean Steel Drum Band at Elizabeth River Park July 12 at 5:30pm.  Free.  Chesapeake


Activities & Events

Free Covid-19 testing at Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Community Center July 10 from 10am-2pm.  Buffalow Family & Friends Community Days and The Urban League will be handing out food boxes from the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore, hand sanitizer, masks, crafts for kids and seniors, and more.  For more information, call 757-382-8650.  Chesapeake 

Explore the new summer exhibit, From Corsets to Crinoline: Unmentionables and the Road to Women’s Suffrage, at Hunter House Victorian Museum through Sept 5.  Discover how the changes in women’s undergarments paralleled the rise of social reform and women’s rights.  Includes items in both the Hunter Family and private lender collections. Tours by appt only.  Norfolk 

Unknown Outcome Exhibit Community Day at the Hermitage Museum & Gardens July 11 from 11am-2pm.  Guests are invited to walk the grounds, meet and listen to the artists, participate in community art projects, enjoy the children’s wetlands tour, and purchase food and drinks  Free and open to the public.  Norfolk 

Guided Tree Tour at Great Bridge Community Center July 11 from 9:30-11am.  Enjoy a guided tour of the Tree Trail located around the Chesapeake Municipal Center.  Free.  Chesapeake 

Women as Lighthouse Keepers Lecture at Hunter House Victorian Museum July 12 at 2pm.  Join Jennifer Lucy of the Hermitage Museum and Gardens as she regales you with tales of extraordinary lives of women running lighthouses in the 19th century.  $5 suggested donation.  Norfolk 

Virtual Workshop: Watercolors Florals at Paper Source July 15 at 7pm.  You will learn watercolor techniques to paint beautiful florals, from leaves and petals to a full bouquet.  Use your skills to create one-of-a-kind stationery or framed artwork.  $30. Virginia Beach  

Hampton Coliseum presents Pop Up Drive-In USA  July 17-18 at 7pm & 10pm.  Pile the family in the car and come enjoy a family-friendly movie drive in style!  Specially-priced Snack Pack available as an add on to your ticket which includes 4 popcorns, 4 candles, and 4 drinks.   $30 per carload, $20 for optional concessions bundle.  Movie sound is streamed through your FM radio.  

The fun doesn’t end when the sun goes down with Evening Programs at Colonial Williamsburg!  From  spooky ghost tours to public trials to concerts of 18th century music, you’ll find an array of nightly performances in the Historic Area! Discounts on evening programs are available to all Annual, Good Neighbor, and Collegiate Pass holders.   Williamsburg   

Remote Theater at Zeiders American Dream Theater.  They absolutely love having you at The Z!  They currently can't exactly do that, but they can still find ways to be creative and socially distant at the same time.  You can virtually hangout as they do what they do best. These new online programs focus on supporting local artists and maintaining community connections while we have to remain physically apart.  Free.  Virginia Beach

Eats, Drinks & Good Times

Barnyard Brunch at Back Bay’s Farmhouse Brewing Co. July 12 from 10am-3pm. Enjoy brunch-inspired dishes by The Coop and Quench Camper Bar. Several different mimosa offerings and micheladas will be available! Virginia Beach

Jazz Brunch at Smartmouth Brewing Company July 12 from 11am-3pm.  Bebop on down to both locations for the hippest Jazz Brunch in town, featuring live jazz, local eats, and coffee pop-ups from the coolest cats in Hampton Roads!All ages welcome! 

Food Truck Friday at Hickory Ridge Farm July 10 from 4:30-7:30pm.  Grab and go or eat at the farm!  Shop at the farm stand and visit with the farm animals.  Lineup includes Chesapeake Concessions and Rita’s.  Chesapeake 

Take Out Tuesdays at Town Center July 15.  They challenge you to grab some delicious take out every Tuesday to support area restaurants.  They’ve rounded up six Takeout Tuesday specials that you don’t want to miss!  Discount valid on regular priced items only.  Discount not valid on alcohol purchases.  Not to be combined with any other discount or special offers.  One discount per person.  Virginia Beach

Macaron Baking Class at Macaron Tart July 10 from 5-7pm.  You will learn how to create delicious strawberry macarons from scratch.  $100 Adults; $80 Children.  Virginia Beach 

Deals & Steals 

FREE Comic Book Day 2020 to take place July 15 - Sept. 9!  Head to a participating Comic Book store and grab a free comic book! Multiple locations 

Happy Birthday to us all July long at 7-Eleven!  This year is different, so they’re celebrating differently - All Month Long!  Celebrate their birthday with a FREE medium Slurpee any day in July, only with 7REWARDS!  

Amazon Prime Members get two FREE books this month with Amazon First Reads!  You can also shop select print editions for $9.99 or less.  Not an Amazon Prime Member?  You can choose two kindle books for $1.99 each. Offer ends 7/31. 

FREE Flatbread Pizza at Mermaid Winery!  Dine in every Sunday and get a free flatbread pizza with the purchase of a $25 or more bottle of wine!  Norfolk 

Dave & Buster’s is supporting Healthcare and First Responders!  They’re giving $10 Game Cards to all first responders and healthcare professionals because they know that superheroes don’t just wear capes, they wear scrubs and uniforms too!  Just show valid ID to redeem.  Virginia Beach 

Monday Night Special at Orapax Restaurant!  20% off for Law Enforcement, First Responders, and Military!  Discounts on food only.  Norfolk 

FREE educations resources online from Busch Gardens!  Explore the animal kingdom with resources and activities.  Learn about incredible animals with videos, educational activities, coloring pages, another free resources!  Williamsburg 

$0 Delivery Fee During National Ice Cream Month at Baskin Robbins!  Get your favorite flavor delivered with a $0 delivery fee on orders $15+ through DoorDash all month long!  Valid through July 31.  Multiple locations 

FREE Guest Pass at Fitness 19! Guest passes can only be used once in a six month time period.  Limit one p/p.  Valid for first time guests only.  Must be 18 years old or 12 years old with a parent.  Chesapeake  

FREE Ear Piercing at Claire’s with the purchase of a starter kit.  Wide range of piercing styles available including diamond piercing.  Multiple locations 

Summer 2020 Ticket at Colonial Williamsburg.  The colonial capital will look a little different as they reopen their doors, but they’re still bringing history to life.  Enjoy a discounted $19.99 ticket, to reflect the abridged experience available this summer. Enjoy access to a limited selection of featured Colonial Williamsburg Historic Area sites, trades, programs, and gardens, as well as access to two art museums and free parking at the Visitor Center.  Williamsburg 

Taco Tuesday at Mermaid Winery July 14!  Dine in and enjoy $1 tacos ( 5 taco minimum) all day!  Discounted wine available at pickup!  Norfolk