AltDaily selects events not to miss for weekend fun


by 13News Now

Posted on April 25, 2014 at 7:09 AM

Updated Friday, Apr 25 at 12:37 PM

CHESAPEAKE - Freeplay video game festival at Chesapeake Central Library
If you are a fan of home consoles, arcades, pinball, or home computers, this event is for you! More than 20 game systems will be available with over a thousand games to choose from. A dozen arcade machines will be present along with pinball machines.
Come play from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, April 26.

NORFOLK -- Lafayette Riverfest
Enjoy your Saturday with a free, outdoor celebration promoting the restoration of the Lafayette River! RIVERFest offers educational activities, fireboat rides, live music, children’s activities, local food vendors, a rain barrel auction, and the chance to become a River Star Home.
The inaugural Embellished Craft Race will take place at 12:30 p.m.
RIVERFest is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 26.
For more information, call (757) 399-7487  

NORFOLK -- Larchmont Spring Carnival
On Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Larchmont Elementary School's PTA puts on its annual spring carnival celebrates the school's 100th year.  Games, rides, crafts, food and music.  Opening ceremony at 10 a.m. includes opening a time capsule and creating a new one to be opened 100 years from now. 

VIRGINIA BEACH -- East Coast She Crab Soup Fest at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront
The 6th Annual event will be held from noon to 3 p.m., Saturday, April 26, at the 24th Street Park as 15 participating restaurants compete to make the festival's favorite She Crab Soup. 
For more information,call 757-491-SUNN (7866).