Events at Town Center

Events in Virginia Beach

Doorway Singers

Saturday, December 20, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Come out for the festive holiday FREE entertainment at the Fountain Plaza!  Join in the carols, or just listen, as the music of the season cheers and inspires you.  Happy holidays to you from the Town Center of Virginia Beach!

Stan the Sax Man

Sunday, December 21, 2014 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Come out for the festive holiday FREE entertainment at the Fountain Plaza!  Join in the carols, or just listen, as the music of the season cheers and inspires you.  Happy holidays to you from the Town Center of Virginia Beach!

Last Night on the Town

Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 2:00 PM to Thursday, January 1, 2015 at 1:00 AM

Celebrate the “Last Night on the Town,” the City of Virginia Beach’s premier New Year’s Eve event. The festivities begin in the afternoon at Pembroke Mall with entertainment for the whole family by The Magic of Krendl & Company, including a children’s countdown and “midnight celebration” at 5:00 PM. The adult fun continues throughout the night at Town Center with live music by Llamas at Brunch, The Fuzz Band, Seth Stainback & Roosterfoot, and headline band Eddie Money. A midnight countdown by Mayor Will Sessoms and a spectacular laser light show, fireworks, and Virginia Beach Ball Drop will ring in 2014.

All activities and entertainment are free and open to the public, with food and adult beverages available for purchase. A separate, ticketed VIP Party with food, beverages and entertainment will be held stage side in a heated tent, providing VIP guests with the best seat in the house.

Town Center and Pembroke merchants, hotels and restaurants will offer New Year’s Eve rates and specials. WVEC-TV and BOB FM will broadcast live from the event. Free parking will be available for all attendees in the Town Center garages, with overflow parking at Pembroke Mall. For more information visit or contact CBDA at Last Night on the Town is hosted by the Central Business District Association.

Pembroke Mall Entertainment – FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

2:00 - 5:00 PM Family Entertainment by The Magic of Krendl & Company, with New Year’s Eve Games and Crafts Sponsored by BOB-FM. Krendl & Company will delight the crowd with roving entertainment, including stilt walkers and a cirque mime troupe, and performers on four stages throughout the mall. A children’s countdown and “midnight” celebration will follow Krendl’s 4:15 performance.

Main Stage: 2:30 and 4:15 PM  Krendl’s Grand Illusion Show. Each show is a different magical experience, with both concluding in an enchanting snow finale. 

Stage 1: The Yo-Yo Artistry of Jonathan Sealens and Jon Norton's Comedy Juggle Danger Show

Stage 2: Iggy the Dragon- This fully animation and interactive character will make you look twice when you see a Dragon actually talking to you!

Stage 3: E.C. Hanna - Musical Puppet Storytelling Show


Town Center Entertainment – FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

5:00 PM - 12:00 AM Town Center Street Entertainment, Merchant and Restaurant Specials

  5:30 - 8:00 PM Roving performances by fire eaters, a cirque mime troupe, stilt walkers, a fire throwing juggler, a dance flash mob, and a 50 foot Chinese dragon.

  5:30 -   8:00 PM Llamas at Brunch – Fountain Plaza Stage

  7:30 - 12:00 AM Adult Beverage Sales in Countdown Square

  7:45 -   8:00 PM Opening Remarks by event emcee - Countdown Square Stage

  8:00 - 12:00 AM VIP Party – Stage Side Tent

  8:00 -   9:00 PM The Fuzz Band - Countdown Square Stage

  9:00 -   9:15 PM Emcee Announcements - Countdown Square Stage

  9:15 - 10:15 PM Seth Stainback & Roosterfoot - Countdown Square Stage

10:30 - 11:58 PM Eddie Money – Countdown Square Stage

11:58 - 12:00 PM Countdown and Virginia Beach Ball Drop – Countdown Square

12:00 - 12:20 PM Fireworks and Laser Light Show - Countdown Square

VIP Party

Time: 8:00 PM – Midnight

Where: Heated Stage Side Tent in Countdown Square

Tickets: $60.00 per person


Includes two drink tickets (beer or wine), cash bar, heavy appetizers, lounge seating, party favors, and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. These are the best (and warmest) seats in the house! Performances on the main stage include The Fuzz Band, Seth Stainback & Roosterfoot, and headline act Eddie Money. Mayor Will Sessoms will lead the countdown to midnight, when fireworks and a laser light show will ring in the New Year.


Main Sponsors:

Central Business District Association

City of Virginia Beach

Newtown Building Supplies

Town Center

Pembroke Mall


Sinclair Broadcasting



Gold Sponsors:

Marathon Consulting

HBA Architecture & Interior Design


Ripley Heatwole Company

Virginia Natural Gas

Virginia Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau

Barefoot Wine


Silver Sponsors:

Divaris Real Estate

Poole Mahoney PC

Williams Mullen



Check These Hotels for Special Rates and VIP Packages. Hotels outside of Town Center will be running shuttles to and from the event throughout the night.

The Virginia Beach Westin at Town Center

Hilton Garden Inn at Town Center

The Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Norfolk Conference Center

Crown Plaza Virginia Beach Town Center

The Oceanfront Inn

Hampton Inn Norfolk-Virginia Beach



Town Center Restaurant Directory

Pembroke Restaurant Directory



Free parking is available in all Town Center Parking garages and at Pembroke Mall.

CBDX Casino Night benefitting Junior Achievement

Saturday, February 21, 2015 from 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM

The CBDX, the under 40 leadership group of the Central Business District Association, puts on Casino Night annually to benefit a local charity.  This year the Junior Achievement of Greater Hampton Roads will be given a large donation collected through sponsors and ticket sales.  The CBDX Casino Night is a fun charity event, so don't miss out on the playful gambling, socializing and fabulous prize giveaways!


Saturday, March 21, 2015 from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Matchboxes, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters and more fill the stage with energizing beats at STOMP, the inventive and invigorating stage show that's dance, music and theatrical performance blended together in one electrifying rhythm.

Virginia Beach Festival of the Arts

Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 12:00 PM to Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 6:00 PM

Join us for our first Virginia Beach Festival of the Arts!  Brought to us exclusively by Howard Alan Events & American Craft Endeavors, producer of the nation's finest in juried art shows and craft festivals.  This upscale art show weekend will feature artists from all over the nation throughout the streets of the Town Center of Virginia Beach.