October Events

  • October 2017 Events in Virginia Beach


    2017 Devon Grube Memorial BBQ Classic

    October 6 - 8

    Mouthwatering Kansas City Style BBQ made by 24 teams competing for a $10,000 purse; and that is just the beginning. The First Annual Devon Grube Memorial BBQ Classic is an event created to honor the sacrifice of Devon Grube and other fallen military service members and benefit the Grube family, Navy SEAL Foundation and Operation Once in a Lifetime. From October 6th though 8th members of the Kansas City BBQ Association who specialize in ribs, brisket, pork and chicken will be blue smoking their way to the grand prize. The Will Overman Band kicks off the first night of festivities followed by the Dave Cynar Band. Little Country and Dave Grilli close out the day on Saturday. Purchase event tickets now, find a complete list of KCBS teams competing and the band lineup here


    Russian Grand Ballet presents Swan Lake

    October 6

    Do not miss this very special, one night only, performance of Swan Lake by the Russian Grand Ballet. The music of Tchaikovsky is set to the choreography of Marius Petipa to tell the tale of Odette and Siegfried, a fateful tragedy woven with the fluid beauty of ballet. The story of the beautiful princess, the evil sorcerer and the gallant prince is told with gravity defying physicality that is as graceful as it is powerful. Tickets for this performance at the Sandler Center range from $28 to $80 and are on sale now. Don’t miss this once in a lifetime spectacular.



    2017 Interstate 64 Final 4 National Open and National Duals

    October 7 - 8

    Virginia Beach wrestling fans unite! From October 7th to 8th, the 6th Annual Interstate 64 Final Four Fall Classic is here. This is the only national level wrestling event that is constructed around a final four bracket format. This means that even if a match is lost, a wrestler still has the chance to wrestle his or her way back up to the final bracket and potentially win the tournament. During the six years since the tournament’s inception, it has grown to include participants from 10 states and has garnered the reputation of one of the best preseason wrestling tournaments on the East Coast. Be prepared to cheer on your favorite wrestler in the quest for the Tidewater Cup. Find registration and competition information here.



    Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival

    October 21 - 22

    Your discerning taste in local brews can only be appreciated at the Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival. Indulge in just a few of the samples from the 50 beers by the more than 25 breweries that will be in attendance. Make your way down to the huge tent at 31st Street park on October 21st and 22nd and whet your appetite with some of the finest in craft beer. The careful craft brewing process ensures that each beer has a distinctive taste that is sure to leave you foaming for more. Hop up your weekend plans and enjoy live music with beer in hand and the ocean breeze at your back. For a limited time, tickets are one sale for $20. Advance tickets for the event range from $25 to $30 and $30 to $35 at the door. A limited number of tickets are available each day, so don’t wait. More information regarding tickets, breweries participating and scheduling can be found here.


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