Just because school has begun, it doesn't mean the fun is over. September is one of our favorite times of year and another perfect reason to live near the beach. The days are warm and nights are a little cooler...let the festivals continue!
International Sandsculpting Championship
September 26 - October 5, 2014
Oceanfront, Virginia Beach
4th to 10th Streets
Virginia Beach is home to the International Sandsculpting Championship, held every year during the city's Neptune Festival. The 10-day long event boasts artists and craftsmen and craftswomen from around the world. Every year, we are amazed at the talented people who invent and construct these sculptures.
41st Annual Neptune Festival
September 26 - 28, 2014
Oceanfront, Virginia Beach Boardwalk
2nd - 36th Streets
Virginia Beach's Neptune Festival is a fall celebration along the boardwalk filled with a kickoff parade, live music, unique arts and crafts, mouth-watering festival food and treats. Don't forget the Saturday night fireworks! Sign up here for Neptune's 8K and 5K runs and check out the volleyball tourney, the Atlantic Regatta and our toast to our very own Hometown Heroes!
Beach Blast at 31st Street Stage
September 20, 2014
Free kick-off concert at the 31st Street Stage, then a sunset parachute team followed by an intro of the Blue Angels team.
2014 NAS Oceana Air Show
September 20-20, 2014
The Blue Angels are back! Celebrate the sights and sounds of freedom with a host of cool demos including Albatross, Fleet Air Power Launch, Bob Carlton Salto Jet Powered Glider, Jason Newburg/ Viper Performance, Shockwave Jet Truck and so much more. Admission and parking are free. Gates open at 8am at NAS Oceana.
Oceana Air Show on Facebook
Photo courtesy of NeptuneFestival.com