One of the pleasures of fall is having a greater variety of crisp, juicy apples from which to choose. Put the Apple Extravaganza on September 21 on your calendar, as it will be great way to welcome this wonderful season. The event will include live music, food trucks, craft vendors and children’s activities such as face painting.

Admission is free. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The location is the Virginia Beach Farmers’ Market on 3640 Dam Neck Road.

VBFH FreedomFest

Military events are always inspiring because they remind us of what our armed forces do to keep us safe and free. On September 7, Camp Pendleton will host FreedomFest, a gala that will include Navy SEAL demonstrations, live music and all-you-can-eat food from Froggie’s.

Admission is $50 in advance or $70 at the gate. Hours are from noon to 6 p.m. Camp Pendleton is located on Birdneck Road.

Autumn Care Cornhole Tournament

Do you love the game of cornhole? If so, don’t miss the Autumn Cornhole Tournament on September 20.

The cost to participate is $40 in advance or $50 at the door. Admission for spectators is $30 in advance or $40 at the door. Hours are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The location is Lunasea at 206 22nd Street.

Stay With Us

In Virginia Beach, camping doesn’t end when the summer months draw to a close.  Fall brings gorgeous weather to this area, along with numerous campground and oceanfront events and great discounts on fall camping.

The amenities at Virginia Beach KOA will provide endless hours of family fun. In addition to swimming in our two pools or flying down our giant waterslide, you can engage in an array of activities, games and exciting zipline adventure.

Between now and August 28, take advantage of our summer tent deal. When you enjoy three nights of tent camping, you get a fourth night free. Tenting not your style? We have plenty of first-rate RV sites, as well as luxurious Deluxe Cabins and more rustic Camping Cabins. Learn more on our website.

September 14-16 is a special weekend for KOA Value Kard rewards members. Buy Friday, September 14, and get Saturday, September 15, completely free! Not a Value Kard member yet? Purchase your card for just $30 when you make your reservation, and the complimentary night is yours.