Saturday, April 26th
Travel through the peaceful peanut countryside of Suffolk, Virginia. Cyclists of all ages and abilities will pedal past horse farms and scenic lakes for the 2014 event. There's something for everyone, from a leisurely 10-mile Ride to routes with a more challenging length. For cyclists desiring a greater challenge, the Hampton Roads, VA Tour de Cure also offers a 30-mile Ride, a 65-mile Ride and a 100-mile Century. Either way, Tour de Cure is a ride, not a race, so take it at your own speed and enjoy the
All Tour de Cure routes are safe and fully supported with Route Marshals, Motorcycle Support, SAG Vehicles, Mechanical Support, and Rest Stops stocked with hydration and a variety of snacks to keep you fueled. At the finish, you will be welcomed with cheering volunteers, great food, live entertainment and more.
Friends School Annual Golf Classic
Thursday May 1, 2014
Signature at West Neck Golf Club
3100 Arnold Palmer Drive
Registration 11:00 am
Shotgun Start noon
4 Man Best Ball
call Larry Ward 757.681.7010
Saturday, May 3rd. The AIM for the CURE Melanoma Walk in Chesapeake, is a fundraising walk to raise money for research to find a cure for melanoma – the most deadly form of skin cancer. Participants include people with melanoma, survivors, caregivers, families, friends and other supporters from the greater Chesapeake area. J. Craig Merrell, MD and staff will be conducting free mobile skin cancer screenings. Council member S.Z. “Debbie” Ritter will be in attendance as emcee. Registration sign-in begins at 8:00 a.m. and the 5K walk/run kicks off at 9:30 a.m.Oak Grove Park at 409 Bryon Street in Chesapeake. For more info and to register click here
Friday, May 16th 11am-2pm--Cypress Point Circle of The King's Daughters. "May Tyme with The King's Daughters" - This is a luncheon with guest speaker Kerry Dougherty, The Virginian-Pilot columnist. There willbe a Social Hour before the luncheon when guests can browse our Silent Auction and Chic Boutique. There will also be Chance Drawings. Friday, May 16, 2014, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Social Hour begins at 11:00 a.m. Tickets are $40.00. Advance Ticket Purchase Only. No on-site ticket sales. Ticket purchase deadline May 1. Valet Parking included. Carpooling a must. All proceeds benefit CHKD. Westminster Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay, 3100 North Shore Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23451. For more info and tickets e-mail - CypressPointCircle@KingsDaughters.org
May 16th and May 17th--St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in Yorktown, VA will host an International Carnival on Friday May 16, 2014 from 5 - 10 PM and Saturday May 17 from 11 AM -10 PM. Admission is free and open to the public. The carnival will headline “The UnXpected Band” Friday evening and “The Bobby Black Hat Band” Saturday evening. The carnival will feature rides for all ages, carnival style food & beverages, authentic international cuisine, local restaurant vendors, ethnic music and dance, games of chance, arts & crafts, sacred events and BINGO. Fees will be charged for rides, crafts, games, food and beverages. An ATM is available on site. Free parking is available across the street at York High School. For more information call 757-585-5403 or write firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, May 17th--Hope For The Warriors® is pleased to announce the 9th Annual Run For The Warriors®. This race is dedicated to the men and women wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan, their families, and families of the fallen. It is a celebration of their strength and resolve and a promise to continue restoring self, family, and hope. By uniting the entire community, military and civilian alike, this unique event embraces wounded warriors and their families in the shared belief that there is hope beyond recovery. All proceeds from the race will benefit wounded warriors and their families through our many Hope For The Warriors® programs. Monies raised will assist with both immediate and future needs. Click here for more info.
Saturday, June 14, 2014 from 8am-5pm at Bryant & Stratton College, 301 Centre Pointe Drive, Virginia Beach, VA. The event is being produced by the Student Veterans Association of the Virginia Beach campus. ALL of the proceeds from this event will go to Vetshouse, Inc., which is a local non-profit organization that helps veterans in need of short term housing. If you pre-register for the show the discounted price is $15. Pre-registration can be done through PAYPAL by using the following information: email@example.com and Chrystal Nguyen-DuBois is the account name. Registration fee on the day of the show will be $20. Participants can be in both the show and the poker run for the same prices and if they participate in both, then it will be buy one get one free.
The Poker Run will start at 8am at Biker’s Depot located at 612 Nevan Road, Virginia Beach, VA. There will be 5 stops along the poker run and the final point will be the show. At each stop the participant will receive a playing card and when they reach the show they will have a full poker hand. There will be prizes for best poker hand, worst poker hand, etc. Participants can buy additional poker hands at the show for $10 each. All of the stops along the poker run are military related and all are located within the Virginia Beach city limits.
Registration for the show will take place from 8am-12pm and judging will begin at 1pm. Trophies will be presented at 4pm. There will be trophies for the Top 50 plus special trophies such as Veteran’s Choice, Dean’s Choice, People’s Choice, etc. There will be food to purchase on site, games for kids, team competitions, vendors, door prizes, raffles and fun for the whole family.
Christopher Newport University’s Ferguson Center for the Arts announces that the Chris Botti performance scheduled for April 12, 2014, has been moved to Friday, August 8, 2014 at 8 p.m. due to a tour conflict. All tickets sold will be honored on the new date; no further action is required. However, any ticket holder is welcome to call the Ticket Office at (757)594-8752 for more information. Ticket office hours are Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.