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CultureFix Scrumptious Weekend Set For October 23-30

CultureFix will host a week of outdoor festivities from Saturday, October 23 through Saturday, October 30 as part of Scrumptious Weekend under a tent on the lawn of the Colonial Williamsburg Art Museums. Here’s the lineup of activities: Field Dayz Fest Saturday,...

The Torggler Center At CNU Is Ready For Visitors

NEWPORT NEWS—While the Mary M. Torggler Fine Arts Center at Christopher Newport University already had visitors over the summer, the official opening to the public will be on Sunday, October 31 at 1pm, and will include the premier exhibition...

Port Warwick Hosts Art & Sculpture Festival October 9-10

NEWPORT NEWS-The 17th Annual Port Warwick Art & Sculpture Festival is scheduled for Saturday, October 9 from 10am to 6pm and Sunday, October 10 from 10am to 5pm. The event will feature more than 70 artists from the East Coast...

William & Mary Opens Its Theatre Season With Production Of “The Wolves” October 7-10

WILLIAMSBURG-The College of William & Mary will bring back live performances to The Kimball Theatre with a production of “The Wolves” Thursday, October 7 through Sunday, October 10. “The Wolves,” written by Sarah DeLappe and directed by Laurie Wolf, chair...

Winners Of Culturefix’s Bus Wrap Art Competition Unveiled

WILLIAMSBURG-The two winners of Culturefix’s bus wrap art competition were recently announced. In the Professional Artist category, Sally St. Rose of Williamsburg’s artwork was chosen while a student named Grace from the Walsingham Academy’s Lower School in Williamsburg won in...

The Virginia Choral Society Brings Back In-Person Concerts

NEWPORT NEWS—The Virginia Choral Society presents its first in-person concert series in nearly two years as it kicks off its 91st season. Titled “Things That Go Bump In The Night,” the concert features a variety of music that explores...

Hampton Coliseum Features A Variety Of Events This Fall

HAMPTON-The schedule at Hampton Coliseum this fall features various events for interests of all kinds. On Saturday, October 2, the coliseum will host The Professional Bull Riders (PBR) Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour, featuring some of the best athletes of professional...

Free Virginia Symphony Orchestra Concert Highlights CNU’s 60th Anniversary

NEWPORT NEWS—Christopher Newport University will celebrate its 60th anniversary with Symphony Under the Stars on Friday, October 1, at 7:30pm on the Great Lawn. The Virginia Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Erin Freeman with a special guest appearance by...

Williamsburg Book Festival Returns In-Person October 2

WILLIAMSBURG – The Williamsburg Book Festival is back in person on Saturday, October 2 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM at The Stryker Center at 412 N Boundary St. The book festival is a chance to meet authors and publishers...

An Occasion for the Arts Returns In Person October 2-3

WILLIAMSBURG-Since 1969, An Occasion for the Arts has celebrated outstanding artists, stage performers, and youth activities in the community. The art festival, held annually throughout downtown Williamsburg the first weekend of October, returns this year in person after being...

William & Mary Releases Fall Arts Schedule

WILLIAMSBURG-The College of William & Mary has a variety of art, dance, and musical show offerings this fall to keep the public entertained. Now through January 9 at The Muscarelle Museum of Art, guests can take in the exhibition “Shared...

Fall Festivals Are In The Air

Fall is the perfect time for area festivals. The temperatures are generally milder, offering plenty of opportunities to get outside, enjoy the company of others, make new friends, support local businesses, and maybe even pick up a few gifts...

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Bon Secours Names New Hampton Roads Market President

Bon Secours recently named Pat Davis-Hagens as its new Hampton Roads market president. Davis-Hagens will be relocating from Cincinnati, where she is currently president of The Jewish Hospital—Mercy Health. Bon Secours is part of the Bon Secours Mercy Health...

Southeast Community Resource Area Master Plan Unveiled

NEWPORT NEWS—At a recent work session, the Newport News City Council and the Newport News School Board were given a presentation on the Master Plan for the Southeast Community Resource Area (SECRA). The plan for this seven-block area between Orcutt...

Pumpkin Palooza Event And Yard Sale

YORK COUNTY—Giving Hope Hampton Roads will be holding their Pumpkin Palooza Craft/Vendor Event and Church Yard Sale on Saturday, October 23 from 9:30am to 2:30pm. The event will be held at the Grafton Baptist Church located at 5440 George...