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Fall Guy at the Commodore Theatre

Commodore Theatre 421 High Street, Portsmouth, VA

After leaving the business one year earlier, battle-scarred stuntman Colt Seavers springs back into action when the star of a big studio movie suddenly disappears. As the mystery surrounding the […]


Black History Now – Art Is Revolutionary

Portsmouth Colored Community Library Museum 904 Elm Avenue, Portsmouth, VA

In 2024 the arts take center stage, as Black History Now! showcases some of the area’s most successful Black artists, filmmakers, musicians, and changemakers. Meet the artists who made history […]


Pokey Smokey Rides at City Park

Portsmouth City Park Cpl J M Williams Ave, Portsmouth, VA

Take a ride around City Park aboard the Pokey Smokey II. Saturdays and Sundays 11-3 (last ride at 2:45) April 6 - June 16 Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays 11 - […]


Art Workshop: Resin on Glass

That Art Store 510 Middle Street, Portsmouth, VA

Resin art can be done on glass surfaces and is a great way to create unique and eye-catching pieces like jewelry, furniture, and decorative items.  This step by step class […]


Magic The Gathering – Commander League

Atlantis Games & Comics Portsmouth 2862 Airline Blvd, Portsmouth, VA

Every Sunday at Atlantis Portsmouth we will now be doing Commander League. The event will be open play so you can show up at any point. Players may choose all […]


Vinyl Sundays

Harbor Trail Brewing Company 5900 Churchland Blvd, Portsmouth, VA

Evey Sunday, all day, bring your own vinyl and enjoy old school sound and contemporary beers.


Pathfinder Society

Atlantis Games & Comics Portsmouth 2862 Airline Blvd, Portsmouth, VA

All experience levels welcome! No cost to play! Come out and meet some new people and play some Pathfinder. For details on the Pathfinder Society visit PFS site here - […]


Mindful Meditation at Hoffler Creek

Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve 4510 Twin Pines Road, Portsmouth, VA

In addition to learning basic techniques, we will review the well-documented medical evidence that meditation practice reduces stress, lowers blood pressure, and actually slows the aging process. Attend one class […]

Blue Cowbell Live at MoMac Brewing

Momac Brewing Company 3228 Academy Ave, Portsmouth, VA

Be here at MoMac this Sunday, from 3-6p! What was More Cowbell . . . then Less Cowbell . . . is now BLUE COWBELL! More fever, less bull, more […]


Jazz at Gosport Tavern

Gosport Tavern 702 High Street, Portsmouth, VA

Jazz happens every 1st and 3rd Sunday at Gosport Tavern.  We will update the performers here as soon as we get the information each week.