Things to do in Virginia Beach in December
Even in the winter months, Virginia Beach offers plenty to enjoy, helping you make the most of the colder season. Trade in your snow shovel for sandy beaches this winter by booking a stay at Virginia Beach KOA Holiday.
Virginia Beach at Christmas and New Year's!
Every year, Virginia Beach transforms into a winter wonderland. Here are some of the top Christmas things to do in Virginia Beach.
Holiday Lights at the Beach
Holiday Lights at the Beach is an annual event where you can drive your car on the boardwalk as you take in lights and a holiday music soundtrack. As you drive, you may see festive fish, musical crabs and elves, as well as a decorated 40-foot Christmas tree.
Celebrate Christmas in Virginia Beach with impressive holiday-themed live performances:
- Enjoy an arrangement of Christmas music and performances from the Bella Dancers at the Celebrate Christmas with Virginia Voices International show.
- Jim Brickman: A Very Merry Christmas blends holiday favorites with his own songs for a magical evening.
- A Christmas Wish with the Virginia Beach Chorale features holiday classics for a stunning show that will get anyone in the spirit.
New Year's Eve Celebrations
Last Night on the Town is Virginia Beach's top event for New Year's Eve celebrations and offers family-friendly fun for a great way to ring in the new year.
Virginia Beach's location on the southern tip of the Chesapeake Bay makes it a premier destination for seafood and other delicious meals.
Local Fresh Seafood and Restaurants
Virginia Beach is home to many seafood restaurants such as:
There are also plenty of less seafood-focused restaurants like:
Local Breweries and Wineries
Virginia Beach is home to a unique craft beer scene that features plenty of places to explore. Here are a few options to check out:
Holiday Treats and Campfire Recipes
December is a great time to make holiday treats using local ingredients from farms near and around Virginia Beach. If you would like to try your hand at making some festive treats during your trip to Virginia Beach KOA, there are plenty of recipes you can make, like:
For more ideas, check out the KOA Community recipes page.
Recreational Activities and Wellness
Since Virginia Beach experiences mild winters, it is a great destination for people who love being outside. Some of the many outdoor activities you can participate in include:
- Walks on the beach
- Nature walks
- Relaxing by the fire
For more activity ideas check out the Virginia Beach KOA local area attractions page.
Book Your Campsite for the Holidays in Virginia Beach With KOA
Make the winter season magical this year when you book a stay at Virginia Beach KOA Holiday. Whether you want to stay in a comfortable Camping Cabin or bring your RV for a few days or for an extended stay, the campground is clean and spacious for the perfect holiday location. Reserve a site now for the holiday season!