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2017 Chesapeake City Park Major Events
|Phone: 757-382-6411||Fax: 757-277-9365||Email: ContactPRT@cityofchesapeake.net|
|Address: 900 City Park Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23320|
April 15 / 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Children can join us for fun and egg-citement!
Children should bring a basket or bag for the egg hunt. Children may join Peter Cottontail for a picture. Parents, don't forget your camera!
For more information visit: the Eggstravaganza Web page or call 757-382-6411.
|Revolutionary Beer Fest
May 6 / 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Revolutionary Beer Fest 2016 will feature local craft beers from Virginia paired with food trucks from all over Hampton Roads. ADULTS ONLY (21 and over), and please, NO PETS. 15+ Breweries, 8+ Food Trucks, V.I.P Tent, Live Music, and More! For more information visit: the Revolutionary Beer Fest page
|Kiwanis Club of Chesapeake Shrimp Feast
May 18 / 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
The Chesapeake Kiwanis Club is hosting its annual Shrimp Feast which serves as the official opening of the Chesapeake Jubilee. In its 36th year of raising funds to support charitable causes, the Chesapeake Kiwanis Club serves up all you can eat (and drink) spiced steamed shrimp, Carolina style BBQ, with beans, coleslaw and hushpuppies, as well as soda, beer and wine. This is a ticketed event.
For ticket information visit: www.chesapeakejubilee.org/shrimp-feast
May 18 - 21 / Times Vary
Fun-filled amusements and carnival rides provided by Amusements of America; live entertainment; Kansas City Barbecue Society-sanctioned BBQ Cook-off; spectacular fireworks by Zambelli Fireworks; and popular Kids Korner with rides and special projects for the kiddies. Also, a variety of foods and beverages (to include beer & wine) to meet everyone's fancy. Talented artists and crafters will be in our Arts & Crafts Show and vendors galore to exhibit their wares!
For more information visit: http://www.chesapeakejubilee.org/ or call 757-482-4848.
The Arts Matter: A Creativity FestivalJune 10 / 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The 2016 YAV The Arts Matter: A Creativity Festival is a community celebration to raise awareness of the importance of the arts in children’s lives and encourage advocacy for the arts both in and out of the classroom. It involves arts partners, community partners, educators, families, and individuals of all ages. The Festival will feature a variety of performances and art stations for children of all ages. As the cherry on top, it is FREE and open to the public!
For information visit: yav.org/events/the-arts-matter-a-creativity-festival
Chesapeake Farmers Market
Wednesdays & Saturdays: June 17 - November 25 / 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
A Chesapeake Agriculture Department event hosting local farmers offering fresh vegetables, herbs, and plants.
For more information visit: www.cityofchesapeake.net/farmersmarket or call 757-382-6348.
|"Movie and More" Series – Movie TBA
June 17 / 5 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Please come and join us for some FREE Family Fun! Gates open at 5 p.m. with free parking! Check out a dance party, inflatables, face painting and other fun activities prior to the movie. Food vendors on site. Family-Friendly Outdoor For more information visit: the calendar event or call 757-382-6411.
|Musical Soul Food Festival
The Musical Soul Food Festival is the ultimate outdoor festival destination to experience inspiration, empowerment and hope. Make plans today to attend with your family and friends! Bring everyone and they will thank you as they enjoy one of the most inspirational, empowering and energetic events for the entire family.
For more information visit: the calendar event or http://www.msffest.com/
July 3 / 5 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
A Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism event featuring fireworks, children's activities, family entertainment, and vendors. $5 on-site Parking Fee.
For more information visit: the Celebrate Freedom Web page or call 757-382-6411.
|Symphony Under the Stars
September 3 / 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
A Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism event featuring the Virginia Symphony Orchestra will perform from the Bagley Stage! There will be silent auction, raffle, and wine tasting to benefit the ARTS in Chesapeake. Bring lawn chairs and/or blanket (no pop-up tents permitted). Food vendors on-site. Concessions open for a picnic dinner at 6 p.m. Concert begins approximately at 7 p.m.
For more information visit: the Symphony Under the Stars Web page or call 757-382-6411.
Chesapeake Virginia Dog Fanciers
Association All Breeds Dog Show
September 23 & 24 / 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
A Chesapeake Virginia Dog Fanciers all breeds dog show. Various vendors will be on-site.
For more information visit: http://www.cvdfa.org/ or call 757-479-8533.
Great American Food Fest
October 4 / 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
A Chesapeake Sheriff's Office event featuring all you can eat food and beverages (alcoholic beverages included) with live entertainment. This is a ticketed event. Ticket information is pending.
For more information visit: http://www.chesapeakesheriff.com/ or call Chesapeake Sheriff's Office at 757-382-6159.
|Chesapeake Virginia Wine Festival
October 14 / 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
A Chesapeake Rotary Club event featuring wine, music, food, and fun! This is a ticketed event.
For ticket information visit: http://www.cheswine.com/
Bark in the Park - 5K Doggy Dash
October 21 / Time: 5 p.m.
Presented by the Chesapeake Humane Society and Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism, this 5K benefits animals in need. Live entertainment and concessions (including local craft beer) will follow the runs.
For more registration information visit: http://www.chesapeakehumane.org/BIP.html or call 757-546-5355
Bark in the Park – Fun Fest
October 22 / 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
A Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Event and Chesapeake Humane Society event featuring vendors, animal rescues, games, contests, demonstrations, great food and more!
For more information visit: http://www.chesapeakehumane.org/BIP.html or call 757-382-6411.