Last modified: May 1, 2021
Looking for things to do in Virginia Beach in May? Here's our list of the top events in our beach city!
Keep reading to see what good times are ahead of us for May 2021 at the beach.
Sensory Friendly Morning
Saturday, May 8, 2021 from 7:30 am - 9 am
Location: Virginia Aquarium and Marine Center
The Virginia Aquarium offers an exclusive event for families and/or individuals who appreciate a quieter experience.
What's different at the Sensory Friendly Morning at the aquarium?
- Softer lighting
- Limited sounds
- Limited groups of people
VB Incredible Family Race
May 15, 2021 from 10 am - 5 pm
Location: 24th Street Park at the Oceanfront
The first ever VB Incredible Family Race invites you to come together as a group to try to win the grand prize trophy!
The race entails:
- Solving Mystery Clues
- Investigating Virginia Beach Landmarks
- Answering Historical Questions
- Finding Treasures
Being virus friendly, this race will be staggered. All health protocols will be implemented at this fun family event.
Visit A Natural Park
In Virginia Beach, there are so many beautiful places to explore! This is something great to do on your own, with a friend, with family, or with your dog!
Reconnect with nature at one of these Virginia Beach spots:
Our favorite time to visit a park in Virginia Beach is May and June because everything is in bloom, but not too hot to enjoy the sights!
Memorial Day Weekend Oceanfront Concert Series
May 28 - 30, 2021 from 7 pm - 11 pm
Location: 17th Street Park and 24th Street Park at the Oceanfront
At two locations right off the boardwalk, you're sure to run into a good show! Virginia Beach is known for their nightly concerts, but the pandemic definitely slowed that down. But this year, we're starting to see more musical events pop up!
The performers at this concert event are local and regional favorites, and will be different genres for each performer.
Concerts at Elevation 27
Location: 600 Nevan Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
So many concerts at Elevation 27 in May! Here's the list:
May 1: Grateful Jed @ 8 pm
May 6: The Munchies (a weekly jam session) @ 8 pm
May 7: Live Wire (ultimate AC/DC experience) @ 8 pm
May 8: Tuesday's Gone (ultimate Lynryd Skynyrd tribute) @ 8 pm
May 12: Jade Bird - acoustic @ 8 pm
May 14: The Deloreans @ 8 pm
May 15: Martin Sexton @ 8 pm
May 20: Muscadine Bloodline @ 8 pm
May 21: SMITH. @ 8 pm
May 22: A Brother's Revival featuring David "Rook" Goldflies @ 8 pm
May 29: Music Makers Live Concert - featuring 4 rock bands @ 12 noon
May 30: Zach Deputy @ 8 pm