Where To Eat Breakfast, Lunch And Dinner In Virginia Beach

SMILE Golf Classic, 1 p.m. shotgun start at Broad Bay Country Club, 2120 Lords Landing, Virginia Beach. Registration includes lunch, range balls, round of golf, cart, dinner and drink tickets. Sponsorships available. Call 757-333-1219 or visit SmilEasier.org/golfclassic.

SEPT. 18

TUESDAY

Hampton Roads Utility and Heavy Contractors Association Engineers’ Night, 6-8:30 p.m. at Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront, 3001 Atlantic Ave. Bruce Husselbee, director of engineering, HRSD, will have updates on upcoming Hampton Roads projects; and Joel Ogren, CEO of Assured Communications Advisors International, will speak on his firm’s $52 million data center coming to Virginia Beach. Register or learn more at www.hruhca.com.

CREW Hampton Roads annual Groundbreaking Woman luncheon, 11:30 a.m Town Point Club, 101 W Main St., Norfolk. Featuring Ellen Keeter, executive vice president, TowneBank. Visit CrewHamptonRoads.org for details and registration. $35 members, $50 for nonmembers.

Retail Happy Hour, 6-8 p.m. at Worth the Wait consignment shop, 3157 Virginia Beach Blvd., Virginia Beach. Food, drinks, networking and more. RSVP to RetailAlliance.com/upcoming-events.

SEPT. 19

WEDNESDAY

Norfolk Sports Club’s 7th Annual Pete Decker Memorial Golf Outing at Virginia Beach National Golf Club, 2500 Tournament Drive, Virginia Beach. For more info or to register, call 757-497-9583.

Communicating & Marketing to Multicultural America, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, 1401 Ballentine Blvd., Norfolk. Join PRSA Hampton Roads and AMA Hampton Roads for joint luncheon with Andrew McCaskill, senior vice president of global communications and multicultural marketing for Nielsen and board member for PRSA National. Learn more at AMAHamptonRoads.org or PRSAhr.org.

Hampton Roads Chamber Legislative Reception, 5-7 p.m. at Harbor Club, 333 Waterside Drive, Norfolk. Members and guests invited to engage with General Assembly delegation in a scenic and relaxed setting on the Elizabeth River. Contact the chamber at HamptonRoadsChamber.com or 757-622-2312.

Lunch with Hampton Roads Transit’s Jamie Jackson and Alisa Crider, noon-1 p.m. at Hampton Roads Transit, 509 E. 18th Street, Building 4, Norfolk. A WTS HRC Speaker Series event. $20 members/$35 nonmembers. Learn more at WTSInternational.org/hamptonroads.

Public Relations 101, 8:30-9:30 a.m. STRIVE In-Person and Livestream Workshop at Retail Alliance, 838 Granby St., Norfolk. Speaker: Cheryl Tan, Cheryl Tan Media. Learn how to connect with the media and be an expert spokesperson for your business and industry. RSVP to RetailAlliance.com/upcoming-events.

SEPT. 20

THURSDAY

The Glass 2018 Women’s Business Conference, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at Hampton Roads Kroc Center, 1401 Ballentine Blvd., Norfolk. Forget the glass slipper fantasy, we are talking about the reality of the glass ceiling and how it has been shattered in Hampton Roads. Keynote speaker is Bank of America’s Michelle Moore. $50-$60. Contact [email protected], 757-664-2518 or visit HamptonRoadsChamber.com.

Women in Defense Greater Hampton Roads Professional Development Day, 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. at Westin Virginia Beach Town Center, 4535 Commerce St. Registration and speaker bios at widghr.org/events

Trade Wars and Global Disruption, 6:30-7:45 p.m. at ODU’s Constant Hall, 1221 W. 49th St. Norfolk. Presented by The World Affairs Council and the ODU Strome College of Business, with author C. Fred Bergsten, former undersecretary of the treasury. $15 for WAC members, $20 for nonmembers. Register at www.hrwac.org.

Government Contracts Breakfast Seminar — ESOPs for Government Contractors, 7:30 a.m. at Norfolk office of Kaufman & Canoles, 150 West Main St., Suite 2100, Norfolk. $25. Seating limited, early registration encouraged at KaufmanAndCanoles.com/events.

Hampton Roads Chamber Senior Advocate Social, 5-8 p.m. at The Crossings at Harbour View, 5871 Harbour View Blvd., Suffolk. Great Gatsby-inspired evening with live jazz, food and adult beverages. Share information about local services for older adults. Free for members and invited guests. RSVP to Diane Raihle at [email protected].

Norfolk Sports Club’s Thursday Night Social, 5:30 p.m. at Waterside District in Norfolk. Meet us in the center. For information, call 757-497-9583.

SEPT. 21

FRIDAY

It’s Fall, Y’all Charity Party, 5-8 p.m. at St. Mary’s Home. Early-bird rates end Aug. 31. Enjoy this family-friendly fun-raiser sponsored by PRA Group, with food provided by Baker’s Crust. For information, contact Kristen Nelson, (757) 622-2208 ext. 328 or [email protected].

Neptune Festival End of Summer Bay Bash, 7-11 p.m. at Cavalier Golf & Yacht Club, 1052 Cardinal Road, Virginia Beach. Endless food and beverages, interactive entertainment and live music in dance party atmosphere, in support of Toby’s Dream Foundation. Tickets begin at $125 and include food, beverage and valet. NeptuneFestival.com/events/end-of-summer-bay-bash.

BizConnect Friday Member Meetup, 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. at Storybook Studios, 1320 Kempsville Road, No. 108, Chesapeake. Get advice from other business owners, bring guests to connect with BizConnect members, bring ideas for partnership opportunities. For more information, visit BizConnectHR.com.

SEPT. 24

MONDAY

Norfolk Sports Club luncheon with former NBA star Ralph Sampson, 11:30 a.m. at Hits at the Park, Harbor Park. $20 for members, $25 for guests. RSVP at 757-497-9853.

Paul D. Camp Community College Foundation annual golf tournament, 1 p.m. shotgun start at Cypress Cove Country Club, 30333 Country Club Road, Franklin. For information, call 757-569-6790, or visit PDC.edu\golf.

SEPT. 25

TUESDAY

Non-Profit Expo, 7:30-9:30 a.m. at 21 Enterprise Parkway, Suite 100, Hampton. $10 includes breakfast; must register and pre-pay at VirginiaPeninsulaChamber.com/events.

Motivation in the Workplace, Lunch and Learn with Jeff Byrd, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at AmeriCare Plus, 13478 Carrollton Blvd., Suite Q, Carrollton. First chamber workshop of the fall with lunch. $20 for members, $40 for nonmembers; learn more at TheIsle.org.

Hampton Roads Chamber Member Appreciation Breakfast, 7:30 a.m.-9 a.m. at Enterprise Car Sales, 3252 Virginia Beach Blvd., Virginia Beach. Welcome new members with coffee and breakfast. Free for members and invited guests. Contact Michelle King at 757-664-2504 or [email protected].

Background Checks: Be Safe, Not Sorry — Loss Prevention Meeting, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at Retail Alliance, 838 Granby St., Norfolk. Speaker: Ed Buckley, Ciccotti & Buckley. Presentation on importance of thorough vetting/background investigations as it relates to hiring. RSVP to RetailAlliance.com/upcoming-events.

SEPT. 26

WEDNESDAY

Annual Meeting and Workforce Innovation Awards, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at Westin Virginia Beach Town Center, 4535 Commerce St. Celebrate accomplishments of Hampton Roads Workforce Development System. $25-$30. For sponsorship opportunities, contact Steve Cooke at 757-314-2370 ext. 110. Register at OppIncAnnualMeeting2018.eventbrite.com.

Worth Your While: Social Media Metrics & Gaining LinkedIn ROI, 8:30-10:30 a.m. at BridgeTrust Title Group, One Columbus Center, Suite 400, Town Center of Virginia Beach. Presented by Susan Long-Molnar, president, Managing Communications, and Jessica Bedenbaugh, owner, Veer Coaching. $20. To register or learn more, visit ManagingCommunications.com/blog-news/ or call 757-513-8633.

BizConnect Networking/Coffee, 8-10 a.m. at Wells Theatre, 108 E Tazewell St., Norfolk. Hosted by Slover Library Maker Studio. Networking event that connects business community, business owners, entrepreneurs and potential new clients. Advance tickets $6; Cash at door $10. For more information, visit BizConnectHR.com.

Embracing Inclusion in Public Relations, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at ODU Webb Center, Hampton/Newport News Room, 1526 W. 49th St., Norfolk. Panelists: Kelli Webb, The KBD Group; Vincent Rhodes, EVMS; Jenniffer Serrano, Vandeventer Black; and Morgan Kirby, NSU. $10 for PRSA Hampton Roads members, $15 guests. Register at PRSAHR.org.

Human Resources for Business Leaders Series, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at HRSHRM-Organization Management Group, 638 Independence Pkwy., Chesapeake. Kelly Lane, Casey Auto Group; Karis Tanner, Dollar Tree; and Brian Winterstein, Coppermine Bakeries will lead a panel of discussion on interviewing and retention of employees. $30 per session. Contact Anne Baumler at 757-664-2518 or [email protected].

SEPT. 27

THURSDAY

Business Connection After Hours, 5-7 p.m. at Crowne Plaza Hampton Marina 700 Settlers Landing Road. Free for chamber members, $5 for non-members. Registration: VirginiaPeninsulaChamber.com/events.

Cyber Risk Management Breakfast Seminar: Vendor management and cyber insurance, 8-10 a.m. at Kaufman & Canoles, P.C. 150 W. Main Street, Suite 2100 Norfolk. RSVP to Andrea or Caitlyn at 757-624-3232 or [email protected], or online at KaufmanandCanoles.com/events.

Attracting and Retaining Key Employees, 6-7:30 p.m. at the Builders & Contractors Exchange, 1118 Azalea Garden Road, Norfolk. Call 757-858-0680 to register.

SEPT. 29

SATURDAY

Taste of Hampton Roads culinary crawl, 2:30-5:30 p.m. Olde Towne Portsmouth. Crawls on Oct. 6 in downtown Norfolk and Oct. 21 at Town Center Virginia Beach. Events showcase each city’s local cuisine and culture with many of last year’s favorite restaurants, as well as newcomers. $35 per person, per city or $50 at door; get tickets at FoodbankOnline.org.

OCT. 2

TUESDAY

State of the Region Address 2018 on the Southside, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott, 235 E. Main St., Norfolk. Regional economic discussion of the year presented by ODU economics professors Robert McNab and Vinod Agarwal. $60, or $50 for LEAD Hampton Roads Alumni; includes copy of the 2018 State of the Region Report. Register at Events.HamptonRoadsChamber.com. Contact Alexis Epps at [email protected] or 664-2529 for sponsorship information.

Peninsula Executive Leadership Forum with Paul S. Trible Jr., president of Christopher Newport University, 7:30-9 a.m. at 21 Enterprise Parkway, Suite 100, Hampton. Fee $25, sponsorship opportunities available. Register at VirginiaPeninsulaChamber.com/events.

BizConnect Lunch and Learn — Schmooze or Lose? How to not waste your networking efforts, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Office Furniture Outlet, 5595 Raby Road, Building 3, Norfolk. Business performance specialist Marcia Brodie will lecture on the importance of strategic networking. For more information, visit BizConnectHR.com.

OCT. 5

FRIDAY

State of the Region Address on the Peninsula, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at Newport News Marriott. Regional economic discussion of the year presented by ODU economics professors Robert McNab and Vinod Agarwal. $60, or $50 for LEAD Hampton Roads Alumni; includes copy of the 2018 State of the Region Report. Register at Events.HamptonRoadsChamber.com. Contact Alexis Epps at [email protected] or 664-2529 for sponsorship information.

OCT. 10

WEDNESDAY

Coffee Connection, 7:30-9 a.m. at Comfort Inn Patrick Henry Mall, 12330 Jefferson Ave., Newport News. Free for chamber members, $5 for nonmembers. Registration: VirginiaPeninsulaChamber.com/events.

OCT. 11

THURSDAY

Pink Bag Lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at 21 Enterprise Parkway, Suite 100, Hampton. Lynne Brumund, Langley Federal Credit Union, “Top Challenges Faced by Women Entrepreneurs Today and How to Overcome.” Chamber members $7, nonmembers, $14. Register at VirginiaPeninsulaChamber.com/events.

OCT. 12

FRIDAY

Virginia Sports Hall of Fame Golf Classic, 11 a.m. registration, noon shotgun start, at Virginia Beach National Golf Club, 2500 Tournament Drive, Virginia Beach. Learn more at VaSportshof.com or contact Will Driscoll at [email protected] or 757-800-1555.

OCT. 13

SATURDAY

Here For the Girls! Run for the Hills Fall Fest, 8 a.m.-noon at Sanford B. Wanner Stadium, Williamsburg. Presented by Townebank; register at HereForTheGirls.org/run.

Free Reunion-Planning Workshop from Newport News Tourism Office, 9-11:30 a.m. at Holiday Inn Newport News at City Center, 980 Omni Blvd. Network with vendors from city attractions, hotels, restaurants and other hospitality industry partners. Email [email protected] or call the Newport News Visitor Center at 757-886-7777.

OCT. 25

THURSDAY

Business Connection After Hours, 5-7 p.m. at Drucker + Falk, 11824 Fishing Point Drive, Newport News. Free for chamber members, $5 for non-members. Registration: VirginiaPeninsulaChamber.com/events.

OCT. 29

MONDAY

Monster Mega Mixer & Business Showcase, 4:30-7:30 p.m. The Westin Virginia Beach Town Center, 4535 Commerce St., Va. Beach. Region’s premier networking opportunity to gain exposure and visibility to help grow your business. Learn more at HamptonRoadsChamber.com or contact Diane Raihle at 757-664-2521 or [email protected].

NOV. 6

TUESDAY

Free Homebuyer Classes, 6-9 p.m. Nov. 6 and 8 at Clark Multi-Purpose Center, 392 Maple Ave., Newport News. Learn more at www.hrapinc.org or contact [email protected]. Classes also offered at same time and place Dec. 4 and 6.

NOV. 12

MONDAY

MAGiC users group 2018 conference, Nov. 12-14, Sheraton Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel, 3501 Atlantic Ave. For IT professionals and independent software developers in IBM i community. $375-$475. Details, registration: Magic-ug.org.

NOV. 17

SATURDAY

34th Annual Holidays in the City Grand Illumination Parade, 7 p.m. in downtown Norfolk. Learn how to participate or volunteer at HolidaysInTheCity.net. For sponsorship opportunities, contact Noel Gramlich at [email protected].

NOV. 28

WEDNESDAY

2018 Pillars of the Economy forum, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Hilton Norfolk The Main, 100 E. Main St. Featuring Mark Honecker, executive director and chief of staff, U.S. Fleet Forces Command; Bruce Thompson, president and CEO, Gold Key | PHR; and John Reinhart, CEO and executive director, The Port of Virginia. $50 for Hampton Roads Chamber member, $65 for prospective member. Contact Anne Baumler at 757-664-2518 or [email protected].

DEC. 1

SATURDAY

Annual Christmas Parade, 9 a.m. at Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg. Greater Williamsburg Chamber and Tourism Alliance sponsors “Miracle on DoG Street,” inspired by the holiday classic “Miracle on 34th Street.” Registration will run through October 5th on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration fee $30. Visit WilliamsburgCC.com/parade or contact Michelle Williams, [email protected].

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